Bruges Highlights Private Tour with a Local

Private & Custom Tours in Belgium
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Tour description

Ready to fall under the spell of charming Bruges? Your local host has the magic key to unravel the highlights & hidden gems of this medieval city while avoiding the tourist crowds. Enjoy an easy-going route like a true local on a private & customized tour around your wishes!

Already picturing yourself discovering the Venice of the North? Wandering past cobblestone streets and dreamy canals that connect with jaw-dropping historical buildings, and picturesque views? Get ready to fall under Bruges’ magical spell and its charming medieval atmosphere! This private tour is all about the best highlights and must-sees of Bruges. The best part? The local touch and hidden gems that your host has in store for you! Step back in time as you say ‘hallo’ to beautiful city squares surrounded by gingerbread houses and cobbled alleys that hold tons of stories. See horses and carriages ride past you and hear the traditional bell tower ring, it’s truly magical!  Go off the beaten track with your local friend and head to a local neighborhood where you can cross the canals to a quaint scenery. Stumble upon a hidden Gothic church where you can step inside and be amazed by its beautiful interior. It’s chocolate o’clock and time to visit an authentic Belgian Chocolatier! Do as the locals do and indulge some delicious treats, before making your way to the Church of Our Lady that stands tall in the sky. Don’t forget to marvel at one of Europe's oldest hospital buildings right next to it. How about a peek into the oldest working brewery in town? This local hotspot has a fascinating story about a remarkable underground pipeline exclusively for beer and your local host can tell you all about it! Top off your tour with a visit to a tranquil and hidden oasis in the city center with a lane filled with beautiful beguinage and almshouses. Tucked away, the serene and peaceful lake of love awaits. Enjoy the scenery as your local friend can tell you all about its magical legends.

What's included

  • Delicious chocolate tasting
  • Local guide
  • Private tour
  • Local insights
  • Entry/Admission - Basilica of the Holy Blood
  • Entry/Admission - Holy Savior Cathedral (Sint-Salvatorskathedraal)
  • Entry/Admission - Minnewater Lake
  • Entry/Admission - Koningin Astridpark
  • Entry/Admission - Bruges Beer Experience

What's not included

  • Drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off


  • Family friendly
  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Free snacks included