Belgium Bike & Barge

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Discover the beautiful landscapes and charming towns of Belgium as you travel by bike and barge between Bruges and Brussels. Explore the magical town of Bruges, famous for its small channels, museums and picture postcard buildings. The cycling itinerary takes you to the North Sea and the seaside resort Blankenberge, and to medieval towns including Ghent and Antwerp. There is time to visit the market squares en route, and sample the local waffles, chocolate and beer. Cruise in comfort on the small barge, along beautiful and winding rivers and channels. The trip ends in Brussels with a chance to wander the old town with its Gothic town hall and guild houses.
brief itinerary
DAY 1 Board boat in Bruges DAY 2 Round cycle from Bruges to the North Sea (55km/34mi) DAY 3 By bike to Ghent, explore the old town on foot (40km/25mi) DAY 4 Cycle via the Flemish Grote Markt to Dendermonde, by boat to Sint Amands (48km/30mi) DAY 5 Cycle to Antwerp (42km/26mi) DAY 6 Cycle via Lier to Willebroek (45km/28mi) DAY 7 By bike to Mechelen and Vilvoorde, cruise to Brussels (40km/25mi) DAY 8 Trip concludes
trip dates

12 May 2018 - 19 May 2018 1 Guaranteed Departure Book Now »
19 May 2018 - 26 May 2018 2 Guaranteed Departure Book Now »
26 May 2018 - 02 June 2018 1 Guaranteed Departure Book Now »
02 June 2018 - 09 June 2018 2 Closed Enquire »
09 June 2018 - 16 June 2018 1 Guaranteed Departure Book Now »
16 June 2018 - 23 June 2018 2 Closed Enquire »
23 June 2018 - 30 June 2018 1 Guaranteed Departure Book Now »
30 June 2018 - 07 July 2018 2 Guaranteed Departure Book Now »
07 July 2018 - 14 July 2018 1 Guaranteed Departure Book Now »
14 July 2018 - 21 July 2018 2 Guaranteed Departure Book Now »
21 July 2018 - 28 July 2018 1 Guaranteed Departure Book Now »
28 July 2018 - 04 August 2018 2 Guaranteed Departure Book Now »
04 August 2018 - 11 August 2018 1 Guaranteed Departure Book Now »
11 August 2018 - 18 August 2018 2 Closed Enquire »
18 August 2018 - 25 August 2018 1 Closed Enquire »
25 August 2018 - 01 September 2018 2 Guaranteed Departure Book Now »

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1 Trip begins in Bruges.
2 Trip begins in Brussels. See detailed trip notes for reverse itinerary beginning in Brussels.

what's included
MEALS: *7 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 7 dinners ACCOMMODATION: *7 nights in a twin share cabin with ensuite facilities aboard a Category A barge (supplement applies for single cabin) GUIDES: *cycle guide *on board tour guidance BACKUP & SUPPORT: *welcome drink and information meeting on first evening aboard *information pack including route notes and maps per cabin *emergency hotline EQUIPMENT: *bicycle, 8 speed with pannier (electric bike available on request - a supplement applies) PLUS: *daily cabin cleaning *all harbour, lock and bridge fees *linen and change of towels as required
AT A GLANCE
Belgium Bike & Barge
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trip activity:
trip grading:
introductory to moderate
duration:
8 days
trip code:
BEB
2018 PRICING
US $1,560
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