Luxembourg Full-Day Tour from Brussels

Day Trips & Excursions in Luxembourg

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Luxemburg is a modern and vibrant city with a rich history and impressive architecture. In the old part of city, our guide will take you to the cathedral, the Palace of the Grand Duke and the Place des Armes. In the lower part of the city you will enjoy a spectacular view of the Kirchberg district, home to several European institutions. In the valley, we will show you a trail of casemates, the abbey of Neunmünster, the city walls and the picturesque sites along the river Alzette. After some free time in the city, we visit the quaint town of Dinant, with its fifteenth century collegial, its citadel and its saxophone museum (optional). Our drive to Brussels, takes us through the valley of the Meuse
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Dinant Aventure, Dinant, The Ardennes, Wallonia12,000 inhabitants located along the Meuse with its citadel of 408 steps and 100 million over the Meuse.Dinant gave its name to the brassware: copper objects.Specialty: biscuits or biscuits with honey.Here is the birthplace of Adolphe Sax (1814) inventor of the saxophone. It has the Collegiate Church of Our Lady (15th century).Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Maison de Monsieur Sax, Dinant, The Ardennes, WalloniaHistorical museum of Adolphe Sax and his famous invention.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Notre Dame Cathedral (Cathedrale Notre Dame), Luxembourg CityFormer Jesuit church of the 17th century Baroque and Renaissance style with Gothic elements.To the left of the nave, a forum dedicated to the Grand Ducal family.The College of Jesuits adjacent to the cathedral became National Library.Duration: 30 minutesPass By: Palace of the Grand Dukes (Palais Grand-Ducal), Luxembourg CityOld part of Renaissance (1572), middle part (1741) of Baroque and Renaissance styles and right the Chamber of Deputies (1858).Pass By: Auchan Kirchberg, Luxembourg CityThe Grand Duchess Charlotte Bridge in red painted steel (1966) crosses the Alzette.Left the Municipal Theater (1964) and right Monument Schuman (Father of Europe).Pass By: Court of Justice of the European Union, Luxembourg CityThe European Center Kirchberg 1966 with its 23 floors is the seat of the European Parliament.The Schuman Center headquarters of the Council of Ministers.Stop At: Neumunster, Luxembourg CityNeumünster Abbey is a public meeting place and cultural centre, located in the Grund district of Luxembourg City in southern Luxembourg. After the original Benedictine abbey on the Altmünster Plateau had been destroyed in 1542, the monks built a new abbey or "Neumünster" in 1606 in the Grund.Duration: 20 minutes

What’s included

  • Professional guide
  • Air-conditioned vehicle

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Highlights

  • Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
  • Great overview and orientation of the city
  • Enjoy fantastic aerial views
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