2 Days in Brussels Itinerary Story

By Agne Civilyte

Introduction

2 Days in Brussels Itinerary Story

Brussels is one of the most premier cities in Europe. It is an ideal place for people interested in history,... Read more

Day 1

Explore Lower Town and Brussels Outskirts

I suggest starting your first day of this Brussels 2 day itinerary with authentic Lower Town - the oldest part... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 1

Wander around Comic Strip Wall

Comic Strip Wall (or Comic Book Route) consists of 50 murals representing Belgium’s comic characters such as Tin Tin, the... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 2

Discover Zinneke Pis

Everyone has heard about Manneken Pis (the urinating boy statue) which is Brussels city symbol. However, did you also know... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 3

Church of Sainte Catherine

Church of Sainte Catherine (or Eglise Sainte-Catherine) is one of the most beautiful churches in Brussels. You will be fascinated... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 4

Learn about Belgium comics at Comics Arts Center

Located inside the beautiful Art Nouveau building, Belgian Comic Strip Center (Comics Art Museum) is a museum dedicated to comics.... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 5

Find Jeanneke Pis

Jeanneke Pis is another Brussels urinating statue created by Denis-Adrien Debouvrie in 1985. This modern sculpture is under a meter... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 6

Pay a visit to Brussels City Museum

Brussels City Museum (also known as Musee de la Ville de Bruxelles) is the greatest museum in Brussels. It is... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 7

Get astonished by Brussels Town Hall

Dating back to medieval times, Brussels Town Hall (Hotel de Ville de Bruxelles) is the oldest town hall in Belgium.... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 8

Manneken Pis

Manneken Pis or Peeing Boy is a bronze fountain statue that was originally created in the 15th century. Locals say... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 9

Have meal at Aromium Restaurant

Located about 30 minutes away from the city centre (by tram), Atomium Restaurant is one of the best restaurants in... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 10

Explore Laeken Park

Laeken Park (also known as Parc de Laeken and Royal Parc) is a massive park near Atomium. It is a... Read more

Day 2

Get lost in upscale Brussels Upper Town

Brussels’ Upper Town is a modern part of the city filled with high-end shops, upscale neighbourhoods, top-class museums, classy bars,... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 1

Start your day at Mont Des Arts

Meaning ‘a hill of arts’, Mont Des Arts is one of the most beautiful places to visit in Brussels in... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 2

Stop by St Michael and St Gudula Cathedral

St Michael and St Gudula Cathedral (commonly known as Brussels Cathedral) is an important monument of the city that you... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 3

Cut through Brussels Park

Brussels Park (also known as Parc de Bruxelles and Warandepark) is the largest park in central Brussels. It is an... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 4

Learn about music at the Musical Instruments Museum

Established in one of the most stunning Art Nouveau buildings (built-in 1899), the Musical Instruments Museum (or MIM) has to... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 5

Quick visit to Goudenberg Palace Museum

Coudenberg Palace Museum is one of the places in Brussels that doesn't receive much attention from tourists. It is a... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 6

Take a look at the Royal Palace of Brussels

Royal Palace of Brussels (or Palais Royal) is one of the most famous European buildings in Belgium. It represents the... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 7

Have lunch at Au Vieux Saint Martin

Lunch at Au Vieux Saint Martin restaurant is a must do in Brussels in 2 days. Opened in 1968, the... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 8

Go shopping at Place du Grand Sablon

Are you tired of parks and museums? If yes, it’s time to visit a Place du Grand Sablon - an... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 9

Explore Parc du Cinquantenaire

Parc du Cinquantenaire (or Jubelpark) is a big park and national landmark situated just outside Brussels city center. It is... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 10

Have a drink at Le Grand Central

Le Grand Central is the last thing on your' what to do in Brussels' list. Located in a European Quarter,... Read more

Conclusion

In Summary

There are lots of things to see and experience in Belgium's capital, whether you have just 24 hours in the... Read more