Things to see and do - Antwerp
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Cradle of Belgian creative talent, one of the largest ports in the world, and centre of the global diamond trade, Antwerp has preserved the charm of the old Flemish towns. It is a genuine pleasure to wander through the narrow alleys and expansive squares of the old town. The numerous historic monuments, theatres, fashion shops, trendy restaurants and art galleries give it a unique charm.
Tourist attractions Antwerp : Things to see and do
Grote-Markt B - 2000 Antwerpen
This district, scattered with little streets and passageways, is dominated by the steeple of the Cathedral. There is an abundance of niches containing statues of the Madonna - as many as 300, overlooking the inhabitants of Antwerp for centuries. Some..
Groenplaats 21 B - 2000 Antwerpen
Begun in 1352 and not completed until 1521, the finest building in Antwerp (and Belgium's largest) is remarkable for its stylistic homogeneity. A masterpiece of richness and lightness, one of its two towers rises to 123m (the other was never finished..
Vrijdamarkt 22-23 B - 2000 Antwerpen
This museum occupies the house and printing room of Christophe Plantin. It is filled with old furniture, tapestries, gold-lined leathers, paintings, old presses, and collections of drawings, engravings, manuscripts and precious editions. It tells the..
Handschoenmarkt 3 B - 2000 Antwerp
HotelO Kathedral is located in the Antwerp’s historic centre, across the street from Cathedral of Our Lady. It features trendy design accommodation with flat-screen TVs. All rooms have contemporary design furnishings, free Wi-Fi and an en-suite open..
Oude Beurs 29 B - 2000 Antwerp
Prix Prices from : 107 €
Hotel Rubens-Grote Markt is situated less than a 1-minute walk from the lively Market Square with bars and restaurants, as well as The Cathedral of Our Lady. It has a 24-hour front desk and free wireless internet access throughout the property. This..
Pelgrimsstraat 26 B - 2000 Antwerp
Situated 200 metres from Antwerp's Grand-Place, this accommodation features free WiFi. Each of the air-conditioned rooms at Diamonds and Pearls has a flat-screen cable TV, a minibar and free coffee and tea facilities. They also benefit from a privat..
Leisure activities Antwerp
Prices from : -54 €
Description Spend a day visiting 2 of Belgium's finest cities, both UNESCO World Heritage Sites, on this fascinating tour from Brussels. As you drive into the scenic Flanders countryside, you spend the morning exploring gothic Ghent, and head ..
Prices from : -16 €
Description A night out in Brussels is exciting and memorable, so get dressed up and step into the vibrant and funky world of great pubs, bars, trendy lounges, and dance venues. An on-the-house welcome drink awaits you at the first venue, and ..
Description Discover why Belgium is world famous for its beer by tracing the history of its brewing culture and traditions. Learn all about the country's rich heritage of beer making, and of course, enjoy samples of quality Belgian beers paire..
Reigersbosdreef 2 B - 2040 Berendrecht
This smart restaurant is in a former smithy in a village in the polders, near woods that are home to a siege of herons. Mouthwatering contemporary menu.
Driekoningenstraat 72 B - 2600 Berchem
A modern, cosy dining room where the gregarious owner fosters a warm and friendly atmosphere. Classic, creative à la carte options, as well as appetising menus and daily specials announced at your table. Parking available (prior booking required).
Van Arteveldestraat 65 B - 2060 Antwerpen
If you are looking for a Chinese restaurant that serves watered-down dishes to suit the Western palate, then go elsewhere! This establishment's dim sum are truly worthy of Asia, while the wok lobster, straight from the tank, is unforgettable.
Haarstraat 9 B - 2000 Antwerpen
Kenny and Wendy's restaurant really is InVINcible! The food, which is of French inspiration, has the starring role. The vol-au-vent, for instance, plays off sweetbreads! All paired with excellent wines of course. The story always ends happily with a ..
Van Schoonbekeplein 13 B - 2000 Antwerpen
Welcome to Marcel's - a vintage bistro with a distinctly French feel. The culinary repertory mingles traditional recipes with touches of modernity, resulting in cuisine steeped in wholesome flavours. Terrace overlooking the MAS.
Jordaenskaai 7 B - 2000 Antwerpen
Set in the post-industrial landscape of the docks, this brasserie encapsulates contemporary taste: Jules Verne decor, trendy clientele and tasty "terre-mer" cuisine (oyster bar). Booking advisable.