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Historic Centre of Brugge

Markt, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 473 75 37 45
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“beautiful city” (421 reviews)
“chocolate shops” (273 reviews)
“every corner” (148 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Markt, Bruges 8000, Belgium
+32 473 75 37 45
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Reviewed yesterday

Went here by Euro star. Comfortable seats and gets you there quiet quickly went with friends ,lovely place to walk around safe at night . We found it interesting we went up the tower to see the views ,but didn't see much the bells were...More

Thank Bellydance2016
Reviewed yesterday

I loved all the roof tops in the historic center of Brugge. So colorful and ornate - lots of stair step roofs. Nice restaurants below for relaxing to take in the sites.

Thank HomeDallas
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Just had three days away, the square is lovely, you can take a horse and cart ride around the centre for 50 euro, a beer or two ( the prices will be a little higher due to the location). We did eat in one of...More

Thank Simon W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stayed in central Brugge with my wife and two teenagers for a long weekend, perfect getaway city, everything easily walkable to, great bars and restaurants, everything from beautiful churches to brewery tours! Take your pick! We did both, walk in the parks or stroll out...More

Thank ajengland123
Reviewed 2 days ago

Climb the bell tower or grab a bite or beverage in this open town square. The day we visited, there was a flower and fruit/veg market going on. I am sure that there is always an event held there in the summer. We climbed the...More

Thank CJB298
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a great area to walk around and see the sights. Some schoolboys actually came up to us and asked what country we're from and asked us to sing a children's song. So funny.

Thank Amy W
Reviewed 2 days ago

A compact city centre with attractive streets and squares. The canal boat trips and the horse drawn carriages are good value and give a quick view of where you may want to re visit at leisure. Lots of bars with the famous Belgian beers. This...More

Thank Brianinsydney
Reviewed 2 days ago

Wonderful ! You can have a very interesting Middle age city tour just walking around. Be sure to have the hotel close to the center and walk ...

1  Thank WW_Traveller_1965
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

As an alternative place to have a stag party it was great!! The bars and breweries are awesome, as is the beer of course. The city is utterly beautiful, from the parks to the historic squares, it oozes history and has a quaintness that is...More

Thank James R
Reviewed 3 days ago

We are lucky that we have the port of Hull a short drive away so if we feel like a trip across to Bruge, the only thing stopping us is time. We have been several times. I personally love to walk round the streets, stopping...More

Thank Yorkshire49
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Could you please tell me about accessing the free day and night guides for the Historic Centre of Brugge. We are visiting 18-20 October 2017. Many thanks
14 January 2017|
Response from Sue L | Reviewed this property |
From the old market square tour guides with a distinctive umbrella saying "free tours" offer 2-3hour walking tours. Usually they are locals who can provide an insight into life currently and historically.
Is it possible to book a time in advance for the ice rink ?? We are spending the day at the Brugge market on Saturday and want to go ice skating? Any advice?
4 December 2016|
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Response from Ibuyt | Reviewed this property |
It is not necessary to book, the price 7 euro and no time limit.
Where is the best place to buy chocolate in Brugge?
16 July 2016|
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Response from Nigel O | Reviewed this property |
It's probably too late now but we have found all of the shops that sell chocolate to be good