4 days in Belgium Itinerary

4 days in Belgium Itinerary

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4 days in Belgium Itinerary

San Francisco
Fly + train + bus:  20​h 30​min
Bruges
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Brussels
— 1 night
train + Fly:  18​h 45​min
San Francisco

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Bruges

The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
On the 22nd (Tue), steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of Brugge, admire the striking features of Stadhuis, then enjoy breathtaking views from Belfry of Bruges, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Holy Blood, and finally make a trip to The Markt.

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San Francisco, USA to Bruges is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. Traveling from San Francisco to Bruges, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. In August, daytime highs in Bruges are 70°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can go by car to Brussels.

Things to do in Bruges

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Historic Centre of Brugge
The Markt
Basilica of the Holy Blood

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Brussels

The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
On the 23rd (Wed), see the interesting displays at Atomium, then contemplate the long history of Grand Place, then see the interesting displays at Manneken Pis, and finally admire the striking features of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule).

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You can drive from Bruges to Brussels in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 72°F, and evening lows to 56°F. On the 24th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Brussels

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Grand Place
Atomium
Musical Instruments Museum

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