Make your own discoveries as you explore Brussels, the lively city that is
headquarters for both NATO and the European Union. Visit the Cathedrales des
Sts. Michel and Gudule. See Belgium’s premier collection of ancient and modern
art at the Musees Royaux des Beaux-Arts. Stroll around the Grand Place, the
magnificent central square located in the old town, and discover Baroque
guildhalls and countless, charming restaurants.
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If you have chosen the VBT Post-Trip Extension, transfer
after breakfast to your Brussels
hotel (our shuttle leaves at 11:00 am). After settling in, enjoy the next few
days exploring at your own pace. This is an independent extension—there is no
VBT representative or Trip Leader. VBT provides you with City Information in
your Final Travel Booklet that includes recommendations on what to see and do
Earlier in your trip, your VBT representative will have told
you what time to expect your final hotel/airport transfer. A taxi will meet you
on the last day of your extension at the hotel's reception area and will
transfer you to the airport for your flight back to the U.S.
Day 2 - Independent exploration of Brussels
From your centrally located hotel, walk the cobbled streets
to popular sites or hop on a tram right outside the hotel. Stroll through the Grand Place, Brussels'
magnificent central square that boasts the country's finest Baroque guildhalls.
Visit the Musees Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, where you can see Belgium's
premier collections of ancient and modern art including works by Pieter Breugel
the Elder, Rubens and the Belgian Surrealists. End your day with regional
specialties at one of Brussels'
many delightful restaurants.
Day 3 - Independent exploration of Brussels
Continue to explore and stroll through the squares and
streets of Brussels
on your independent trip extension.
Day 4 - Brussels Extension concludes / Depart for home
After breakfast*, transfer to the airport for your flight
home. Be sure that you are waiting at the designated time and transfer
Important: The transfer is prearranged by VBT and is
prepaid. VBT transfer times and departure points are finalized in advance and
cannot be modified for individual guests. If you extend your stay beyond the
scheduled program dates, return transportation to the airport will be at your
*For guests with early-morning departures,
breakfast at the hotel may not be available. Please check with the front desk
to verify the times that breakfast is served.