Brussels Itinerary 4 Days

Must-see Places in Brussels in 4 Days

4 Days is a long enough time for you to visit all the must-see places in Brussels, have the best experiences and to make a lot of memories. Below is a list of attractions that you may cover in Brussels in 4 days.

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4 Days in Brussels - Perfect Holiday Guide

Brussels is an ancient city in Belgium that effortlessly combines history, art, and culture. You will fall in love with the city while exploring the winding cobblestone streets that are home to many historic buildings. The city of museums is also the city of chocolates and beer that will take your taste buds on a ride. This page is ideal for those who are making an itinerary for Brussels in 4 days, as it has information about everything you will need while wandering around. Follow this trip plan and make the most of your time!

How to see Brussels in 4 days?

Day 1 In Brussels

You can spend the entire 1st day exploring the area around Grand Place. This central square in the city is also one of the main tourist attractions in Brussels. Considered to be one of the beautiful squares in Europe, You will get a chance to visit hundreds of years old Brussels Town Hall, as well as Museum of the City of Brussels as both the places, are located around the square. With 4D3N in Brussels, you will have a plenty of time to explore each area at your own pace. You can spend more than half a day around this square and soak in the local flavor. You will also come across the iconic sculpture of Manneken Pis. Go to Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert in the evening as this glazed shopping arcade is one of the famous places for shopping in Brussels. Home to upscale shops, cafes, and eateries, this place is ideal for spending a couple of hours.

Day 2 In Brussels

Dedicate the 2nd day of your 4-day Brussels trip to visiting the places in the heart of the city. Start your morning by going to Brussels Park and enjoy the well-maintained natural beauty of the largest urban public park in Brussels. Take a tour of Royal Palace of Brussels but keep in mind that palace is open for the public only seasonally. Spend the remaining day visiting different museums in Brussels that are located in the proximity. You can explore the exhibits at Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, Magritte Museum, Musical Instrument Museum, and Mont des Arts. consider spending some time at Cathedral of St. Michael and St. Gudula before heading to Place Du Grand Sablon. This neighborhood hosts local markets every weekend where you will find kiosks selling antiques as well as handmade items.

Day 3 In Brussels

Head to Cinquantenaire in the morning as this park located a little away from the center of the city. You must include this place in your Brussels itinerary for 4 days. Adorned with flower beds and fountains, this park is also home to museums like Autoworld, Royal Museum of the Armed Forces and of Military History, and Cinquantenaire Museum. You will also come across the Great Mosque of Brussels that dates back to the 1880s. After spending more than half a day here, consider stopping by the Museum of Natural Sciences that is located stone's throw away. Do not forget to try the famous chilled beer in Brussels. When it comes to experiencing the famous nightlife in Brussels, you will find that almost all the areas in the city are dotted with bars and pubs where you can dance the night away.

Day 4 In Brussels

On the final day of your Brussels 4-day vacation, go to Mini-Europe to see almost all the major landmarks in Europe in miniature form. For those who are looking for must visit places with kids in Brussels, this park is an exciting place to be! You can also go to Océade as this water park is located nearby and will keep you engaged for hours with its thrilling rides and games. Do not forget to stop by Atomium as this landmark building, which is now converted into a museum, is home to iconic steel atom sculpture. As you have only 4 days in Brussels, after spending a fun-filled day, stop by Basilica of the Sacred Heart while coming back to the center of the city. With the history of more than 100 years, this place of worship that dominates the skyline is also one of the largest Roman Catholic churches in the world.

Tours in Brussels Worth Adding to Your 4-Day Trip

The several attractions that Brussels offers will definitely add up to your experience. Hence, without any delay, book some interesting and fun tours such as

Best Hotels in Brussels for 4 Day Trip

These are some of the hotels added in the past by our travelers to their Brussels itinerary 4 days. Check out the hotels that suit you and add them to your trip plan.

With Less Days in Hand

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With More Days in Hand

Holiday of more than 4 days in Brussels can give you freedom to explore the city in detail. Taste the best of life at Brussels. You can explore city on your own or opt for some tours. Check travel ideas for longer holidays like 5 days or 6 days in Brussels here.

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