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In one day in Brussels you can do a lot.Everything in the city is amost in walking distance otherwise by metro or tram.

Good for
  • History Buff
  • Shopping Fanatic
  • Art and Architecture Lover
  • Luxury Traveller

14 Places

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14 Places

Grand Place

Historic Sites, Points of Interest & Landmarks

Avenue Louise

Neighbourhoods

Town Hall (Hotel de Ville)

Architectural Buildings, Points of Interest & Landmarks

Paul

Restaurants

Loui Bar & Restaurant

Restaurants

Steigenberger Wiltcher's

Hotels

Hotel Amigo

Hotels

The Hotel - Brussels

Hotels

Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert

Historic Sites, Shopping Malls, Points of Interest & Landmarks

St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule)

Architectural Buildings, Sacred & Religious Sites, Historic Sites

Manneken Pis

Monuments & Statues

Place du Grand Sablon

Points of Interest & Landmarks

Rue Neuve

Points of Interest & Landmarks

Place Ste. Catherine

Points of Interest & Landmarks

omc59's City Tips

  • Stay in a central located hotel
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    Grand Place
    Historic Sites, Points of Interest & Landmarks
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    omc59 Says:

    Historical centre of the town surrounded by medieval restaurated buildings and town hall

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Must See
    • History Buff
    • Family
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    Tips
    • Sit and drink something and watch people passing by
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #1 of 414 things to do in Brussels
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Worth Visiting 15/08/2018
    • Great Experience 15/08/2018
    • Grand Place
    Phone:
    00 32 (0)2 279 43 65
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
    Other:
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    Avenue Louise
    Neighbourhoods
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    omc59 Says:

    Great shopping area ,most luxury brands are here, great restaurants also.

    Good for
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Must See
    • Friends
    Tips
    • Go and watch the shops
    Plan to stay:
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #73 of 414 things to do in Brussels
    • Brussels' Avenue des Champs Élysées 08/04/2018
    • Gone glory 07/04/2018
    • Avenue Louise
    Address:
    Avenue Louise
    Brussels
    Belgium
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    Town Hall (Hotel de Ville)
    Architectural Buildings, Points of Interest & Landmarks
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    omc59 Says:

    Historical building on the Grand Place , landmark in Brussels

    Good for
    • Must See
    • History Buff
    • Like a Local
    Tips
    • Watch during festive period light projections
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #8 of 414 things to do in Brussels
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • The town hall 13/08/2018
    • Funny architecture and facts 09/08/2018
    • Town Hall (Hotel de Ville)
    Address:
    Grand-Place, Grote Markt 1
    Grand-Place, Grote Markt
    Brussels 1000
    Belgium
    Phone:
    +32 2 279 23 43
    Hours:
    Sun
    10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Wed
    1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Other:
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    Paul
    Restaurants (European, French)
    omc59 Says:

    Good bakery and sweets , nice artisanal athmosphere, open all day

    Good for
    • Like a Local
    Tips
    • Difficult to choose the right thing for you
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #666 of 3,208 restaurants in Brussels
    • Love it 27/07/2018
    • The coffee... 02/01/2018
    • Paul
    Address:
    Chaussee de Charleroi 13 Place Stephanie
    Brussels 1000
    Belgium
    Other:
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    Loui Bar & Restaurant
    Restaurants (Bar, Belgian, International, European)
    omc59 Says:

    Cosy bar and restaurant at the Steigenberger,visited by Brussels upper class

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Must See
    • Couples
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Like a Local
    Tips
    • Chic people having teatime or a light snack, casual dresscode
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #1,274 of 3,208 restaurants in Brussels
    • Nice atmosphere, great Dry Martini 12/06/2018
    • One of the best bars in town 09/03/2017
    • Loui Bar & Restaurant
    Address:
    Avenue Louise 71
    Avenue Louise 71
    Brussels 1050
    Belgium
    Phone:
    +32 2 542 48 37
    Price range:
    US$25 - US$50
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
    Other:
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    Steigenberger Wiltcher's
    Hotels
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    omc59 Says:

    Great hotel on the Avenue Louise,the rooms are the biggest in town. Great breakfast.

    Good for
    • Luxury Traveller
    Tips
    • Inner courtyard rooms are quiet.
    Plan to stay:
    More than 3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #28 of 196 Hotels in Brussels
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Very good value 14/08/2018
    • Good location and good value 12/08/2018
    • Steigenberger Wiltcher's
    Address:
    Avenue Louise 71
    Ixelles
    Brussels 1050
    Belgium
    Phone:
    011 32 2 542 42 42
    Other:
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    Hotel Amigo
    Hotels
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    omc59 Says:

    Central located five star hotel,try the Bocconi restaurant, good Italian food.

    Good for
    • Luxury Traveller
    • History Buff
    • Thrill Seeker
    Tips
    • Try also the cosy bar.
    Plan to stay:
    More than 3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #5 of 196 Hotels in Brussels
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Simply Class 13/08/2018
    • Brilliant 12/08/2018
    • Hotel Amigo
    Address:
    Rue de l'Amigo 1-3
    Brussels 1000
    Belgium
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    The Hotel - Brussels
    Hotels
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    omc59 Says:

    Four star hotel at boulevard Waterloo. Nice panoramic views from the room.

    Good for
    • Luxury Traveller
    Tips
    • Choose higher floor room and go to the panoramic lounge bar.
    Plan to stay:
    More than 3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #19 of 196 Hotels in Brussels
    • The Hotel. The Elevator. The Bathroom. 14/08/2018
    • Great location 13/08/2018
    • The Hotel - Brussels
    Address:
    Boulevard de Waterloo 38
    Brussels 1000
    Belgium
    Phone:
    011 32 2 588 55 81
    Other:
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    Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert
    Historic Sites, Shopping Malls, Points of Interest & Landmarks
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    omc59 Says:

    Gallerie with many upper scale chocolatiers and local luxury brands.

    Good for
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Must See
    Tips
    • Try the chocolates
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #30 of 414 things to do in Brussels
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Love the shopping 15/08/2018
    • Only a few of these left 15/08/2018
    • Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert
    Address:
    Galerie du Roi 5
    Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert
    Brussels 1000
    Belgium
    Phone:
    +32 2 545 09 90
    Other:
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    St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule)
    Architectural Buildings, Sacred & Religious Sites, Historic Sites
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    omc59 Says:

    Great cathedral where many official,events take place

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • At major events you can see many VIP
    From the community
    Ranked #13 of 414 things to do in Brussels
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Stunning 14/08/2018
    • Well worth the 4 Euros to book a tour in advance but should be visited regardless 13/08/2018
    • St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule)
    Address:
    Parvis Sainte-Gudule
    Treurenberg Hill
    Brussels 1000
    Belgium
    Phone:
    +32 2 217 83 45
    Other:
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    Manneken Pis
    Monuments & Statues
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    omc59 Says:

    A historical statue well known in the entire world

    Good for
    • Must See
    Tips
    • Regular changing clothing for special occasions
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #70 of 414 things to do in Brussels
    • You see it and take a picture... Meh 15/08/2018
    • Pointless 15/08/2018
    • Manneken Pis
    Phone:
    +32 2 279 43 50
    Other:
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    Place du Grand Sablon
    Points of Interest & Landmarks
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    omc59 Says:

    Wath the local antiques market on sunday, and the nice restaurants surrounding

    Good for
    • Must See
    • History Buff
    Tips
    • Nice restaurants
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #44 of 414 things to do in Brussels
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Great 13/08/2018
    • a part of european history! 22/07/2018
    • Place du Grand Sablon
    Address:
    Place du Grand Sablon
    R. de Rollebeek
    Brussels
    Belgium
    Other:
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    Rue Neuve
    Points of Interest & Landmarks
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    omc59 Says:

    Shopping area with major chains of clothing. Very busy.

    Good for
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Must See
    • Hidden Gems
    Tips
    • Very busy ,best time is in the morning.
    Plan to stay:
    More than 3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #102 of 414 things to do in Brussels
    • Shopping! 31/07/2018
    • Main shopping street 09/04/2018
    • Rue Neuve
    Address:
    Rue Neuve
    Brussels
    Belgium
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    Place Ste. Catherine
    Points of Interest & Landmarks
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    omc59 Says:

    Go and see during festive period Christmas market and animation

    Good for
    • Must See
    • History Buff
    Plan to stay:
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #42 of 414 things to do in Brussels
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Good if you have a passion for churches 08/08/2018
    • Stunning Church 28/07/2018
    • Place Ste. Catherine
    Address:
    Place Ste. Catherine
    Brussels 1000
    Belgium
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