What to do in Bruges

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Bruges Attractions

If you're on the lookout for exciting things to see and do in Bruges, plan on being busy. This thriving city knows how to turn up the fun. Whatever your interests, you'll be amazed by the array of attractions to get stuck into here. Read on to learn about a few of the favorites.

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What to do in Bruges

Free Things to Do in Bruges

They say the best things in life are free. Make sure you visit the following around Bruges:

Gothic Hall - Roam around this historic site and discover a couple of secrets from days gone by.

Bruges Market Square - This happening place is a popular rendezvous point for visitors and locals alike.

Minnewater - Spend time beside the water to relax and restore your energy.

Bruges Christmas Market - If you want to see a few of the more important or unique places in the community, it's worth visiting this place.

Holy Blood Basilica Chapel - Do some quiet contemplation and learn a thing or two about this site's spiritual significance.

Queen Astrid Park - If you enjoy digging around the garden, this place will appeal to your green thumb.

Things to Do in Bruges with Kids

There's fun for the whole family wherever you roam in Bruges. Here are a few family friendly experiences you can enjoy together that'll make your break a blast:


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Frequently asked questions

What to do in Bruges on a sunny day?
What to do in Bruges on a rainy day?
Try a few of these popular indoor activities and turn a dark, rainy day into an adventure:

What should I not miss in Bruges?
You’ll want to put these attractions at the top of your must-do list to get the most out of your trip:

  • Bruges Market Square
  • Bruges Belfry
  • Minnewater
  • Basilica of the Holy Blood

Are there cheap things to do in Bruges?
What can you do in Bruges for free?
You’ll hardly have time to dig your wallet out of your bag with so many terrific free things to do:

  • Bruges Market Square
  • Minnewater
  • Basilica of the Holy Blood
  • Church of Our Lady

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