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Belgian Beer Tasting in Brussels

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Taste why Belgium has received worldwide acclaim for its craft beer on this 2.5-hour guided tasting tour in Brussels. Your guide will fill you in on how to tell a Belgian beer from beers produced in other countries and explain what distinguishes the many types of beers — more than 1,000 — created in this small country. This tour is a great way to get a quick and tasty overview of Belgian beer.
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Warmoesberg 26
Warmoesberg 26, 1000 Brussel, BelgiumYour Belgian Beer Tasting Tour starts inside Scott’s Bar (2 Rue Montagne aux Herbes Potagères, 1000, Brussels). Look for the SANDEMANs NEW Europe team with a red t-shirt and red umbrella.
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    Your guide will serve as a beer sommelier, explaining what makes Belgian beers stand out against the rest. Follow your guide along Brussels’ charming streets to iconic bars. Taste a Trappist ale, the most traditional of the abbey beers. Enjoy your beer as your guide describes how this unique brewing style has influenced the larger local beer culture. Continue your walk through bustling Brussels and dip into the next bar, where you’ll sample three traditional Belgian brews. The tour wraps up at a popular hangout for locals, where you will have the option to stay and continue tasting Belgium’s vast landscape of beers on your own.
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You'll return to the starting point
Highlights
  • Taste four beers during this Belgian beer tour in Brussels 
  • Your guide knows the best spots for Belgian beer
  • Learn how to recognize Belgian beer with help from your guide
  • Easy-to-find meeting spot in central Brussels for your convenience
What to Expect
This Belgian beer tour includes four beers and starts at an easy-to-find meeting spot in central Brussels near Grand Place. Once you meet with your guide and group, your guide takes you to a bar in the historical area of the city. As you taste your beer, your guide explains about the flavors profile and history of Belgian beers. Hear about what goes into the brewing process and how that affects the taste. Taste a traditional Trappist ale, a local favorite. At another, a local hangout, you’ll taste more beers with your guide, gaining more insight into the local beer and bar landscape. When the tour ends, you can stay for more beer (own expense) or leave for your next Brussels experience.
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Departure Point
Warmoesberg 26, 1000 Brussel, Belgium
Departure Time
6:00 PM
Duration
2h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Local Guide
  • One free Belgian Trappist ale
  • A tasting selection of 3 Belgian beer samples
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Additional food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • You must be 18+ to enjoy the beer tasting so please bring valid photo ID
  • Children under 18 years old can join this tour without beer tasting
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • The exact end location may vary depending on the day, but all the bars visited during the beer tour are located in the city centre
  • The independent guides who employ us to market their tours have your best interests in mind; while the tour usually includes the sites & stories mentioned and lasts about 2.5 hours, your tour may vary depending on what your guide thinks is best for your group
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Please ensure you take photo ID with you
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Loved every minute of this tour! Quentin, our guide was informative but witty/funny! Oh and obviously the beer was amazing - definitely did not disappoint! I also did the free walking tour with Quentin as well and would highly recommend doing it also if you want to find out
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Tom got us entertained for almost three hours while we were sipping and enjoying some delicious beers
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The tour was fantastic - a lot of interesting information, really tasty beer and very fun atmosphere. Mathias was a really great tour guide with impressive knowledge of beer and great sence of humor. Definitely recommend it to everyone visiting Brussels!
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Excellent tour guided by Quentin. Delved right into the history of Belgian beer. Would 100% reccomend!
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We went on the beer tour after being recommended to us by Peter during the walking tour. We had a great time with Adelin as our host. He knew lots about the beers and made the tour very entertaining. At the end he even recommended some restaurants for us to visit. The tour was
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By: SANDEMANs NEW Europe - Brussels
Shreyas S
10
Brilliant guided walking tour by Peter
Loved the enthusiasm and the passion that Peter showed towards the guided city tour. His jokes in between made
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Kevin M
Deal, United Kingdom
4915
Great tour
I did the free walking your of Brussels , which was my 11th free walking tour I have now done with sandemans (
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Emiel VA
20
Great walking tour with Mathias!
Very energetic, fun and informative tour around Brussels. Highly recommended and would love to explore more cities
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Madison
Tampa, Florida
20
Amazing Experience Led By a Talented Local - Great Value & Must-Do!
I've been meaning to write this review for 2 years, which ironically shows how much I loved it. I don't use
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Miriam
10
Great tour!
If you like to have a good time, laugh and learn cool facts then you want Fraser as your guide. He was very
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James P
London, United Kingdom
214
Fantastic walking tour with Maggie
Did the free walking tour with Maggie, very interesting stories about the history of the city, told in a fun,
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Elena M
Moscow, Russia
20
adeline is the greatest guide
had a wonderful time walking around brussels and listening to stories from a wonderful tour guide - adeline. he
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Aleksandar Vuković
Podgorica, Montenegro
10
Great tour followed with not so great weather
It was very windy and rainy day in Brussels, but Adrien made it positive and inspiring. He gave us just the right
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Bbb
10
Nice trip,
It was really nice! Our tour guide Peter was kind. Honestly worth 30 euros but paying 40 was not too bad,
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Emily
20
Beautiful city and super informative tour
We took a tour with Fraser and it was amazing! We loved the city and we had a funny, smart guide. Fraser really
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