Antwerp Itinerary 1 Day

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A Day in Antwerp - Perfect 24 Hours Guide

Bringing to you the classic European cobbled streets, awe-striking architecture, high street fashion and a whole lot of art, Antwerp along with being the capital of Antwerp province in Flanders is also considered to be Belgium’s most stylish city. Of all its attractions that hold incredible historical significance, shopping is something that people look forward to while coming to Antwerp. You can shop the most diverse things here, from artworks, diamonds, local tapestries to edibles such as chocolates that the city is famed for. 1 day in Antwerp may not be sufficient to cover all its goodness, but not disappointing either with enough scope to catch glimpses of its attractions and indulge in a little bit of retail therapy.

How to spend 1 day in Antwerp?

Morning in Antwerp

The Grote Markt that literally translates to “Great Market Square” is one of the major attractions serving the interests of history, architecture, and shopping. With its location right in the middle of the old city quarter, the square draws several tourists all year around. While it’s Christmas market is the main draw of Grote Markt visitors can experience the joy of shopping irrespective of the season. This is a fabulous stroll to munch, drink, and shop! After spending a while at the Grote Markt head to the Rubens House, a museum with significance to the life of Peter Paul Rubens. Located on Antwerp’s most popular shopping street of Meir, the museum is flanked by several boutiques, designer houses, clothing brands and other avenues for shopping!

Afternoon on your Antwerp Itinerary 1 Day

When lunchtime strikes, it is a good idea to head to Da Giovanni, counted as one of the best places to eat in Antwerp. Essentially, this is an Italian restaurant where the pizzas are favored by one and all. This is a quaint cafe dotted with a bunch of eateries and cute souvenir shops like the Belgian Heritage where you can shop for local goods such as intricate laces, chocolates and much more. Afternoons in Antwerp also make for a great time to revere the stunning Art Nouveau architectural style of the Zurenborg area. This area also boasts of some vintage shops, flea markets, and clothing outlets.

An evening of 24 hours in Antwerp

Your last few hours in Antwerp must be spent at the hustling Vlasmarkt. This area features a handful of restaurants and bar including Gringo’s Cantina, a fast food restaurant famous with tourist as well locals. It’s proximity to the street of Meir, accommodates any last minute shopping!

Sightseeing Tours and Activities for 1-Day in Antwerp

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