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4 Days (3 Nights)
  • Return transfers into central Brussels
  • Visit to Ostend
  • Three nights hotel stay with breakfast
  • Return executive coach travel and Channel crossings
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Flower Shows & Garden Tours / Brussels

Brussels Flower Carpet 2018

Tour OVERVIEW

For only one weekend every two years, Belgian begonia cultivators decorate the Market Place with a beautiful flower carpet using nearly one million flowers and measuring a massive 77 by 24 metres. The famous carpet of flowers is laid right in the centre of the Grand Place and, for a small charge paid locally, can be admired best from the balcony of the City Hall, which is open to the public for the occasion.

There’s much more to Brussels, including historic buildings, grand squares and excellent food. We also include a full day visit to Bruges - a beautiful city known as the ‘Venice of the North’ and famed for it’s pretty canals and medieval architecture. Finally, we visit Ostend so you can enjoy the beaches and multitude of restaurants of this popular Belgian seaside resort.

Your Holiday ITINERARY

Day 1: Journey to Belgium.
Step aboard your comfortable coach and relax as we journey south for the Channel crossing to France and then onwards to your hotel in the Brussels area.
Day 2: Brussels
Fill up on breakfast before we rejoin our coach
Have a leisurely breakfast, then we will commence our journey into the heart of the city of Brussels where you can enjoy time at leisure, sightseeing, shopping and exploring and of course, to see the amazing flower carpet.
Day 3: Brussels or Bruges.
Enjoy your breakfast before joining our return transfers into Brussels for a second day at leisure in the city. Alternatively you could join fabulous optional full day excursion to Bruges. This fairy-tale medieval town is utterly delightful and is not to be missed! Its circling canals and colourful buildings have given it the name ‘the little Venice of the North’.
Day 4: Ostend then home...
Depart after breakfast for the fabulous seaside town of Ostend. There will be time for you to have a wander and grab some lunch. Why not try the wonderful fresh mussels and chips (moules frites) one of the local specialities before we rejoin our coach and continue our journey back to the U.K. En-route to the port, time-permitting, we will make a short visit to a hypermarket or a wine/beer warehouse.

Your Holiday HOTEL

You will stay for three nights at the four-star Holiday Inn Brussels Airport, or similar. This boutique-style hotel offers en-suite facilities, a comfortable bar and a dining room where hot American breakfasts will be included throughout your stay, as well as a heated indoor pool and spa and fitness facilities.

Departure DATES

DateADULTSBOOK NOW
4 Days / Tour code: "BFC4"
17 Aug 2018£199
Single supplement £89. Click here for information on travel insurance and deposits.

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