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⭐ALTERNATIVE HISTORICAL BRUSSELS FREE TOUR⭐ The most authentic

Duration: 2h
Languages: Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on March 04, 2020

We are a community of passioned tour guides who love history and will make discover the best of Belgium. We want your visit to be like a dream, like a journey through time. So far we 100% of our comments are positive. Why take a guided visit with us? Our background as storytellers will guarantee you a unique experience. We would like to tell you the official story of the city, but also that story that has been forgotten, ignored, and that is waiting to be discovered by you in the different corners of the city. Make your reservation now, and discover Belgium with us.

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
  • Accepts electronic payment
    This tour allows payment by electronic means or credit card

Tour description

Have you seen the Manneken Pis, the Great Square and you don't know what to do in Brussels anymore? This tour is your best alternative. The Alternative Tour through the Marolles Neighborhood represents the heart of the popular culture of the city, surrounded by cafes and restaurants with a local atmosphere. Discover its history of rebellion during 1000 years of struggle, enjoy its Street Art and find the last vestiges of the Jewish community in Brussels. Are you one of those who want to know the secrets of the locals? This visit is for you!

Itinerary:

  • Grand Square in Brussels
  • Notre Dame de la Chapelle
  • Saint Jaque Alley
  • Old Leprosarium of the city
  • Old Thon Theater (the original)
  • Old Brussels Cinema
  • jewish quarter
  • Palace of (in)justice
  • Art Nouveau houses
  • Street Art Brussels
  • Prison Hall Gate (medieval)
  • Cite Hellemans
  • Jeu de Balle square (flea market)


Ready to travel back in time? The present and the past are one!

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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Grote Markt, 1000 Brussel, Belgium
    Grote Markt, 1000 Brussel, Belgium
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    In front of the tallest tower on the Grand Place, you will find a yellow umbrella with the BelgoTours logo

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Place du Grand Sablon
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Saint Jacques
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Palace of Justice in Brussels
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Art Nouveau B&B Apartment
  • 5
    Outside visit
    hall gate
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Cite Hellemans
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Place du Jeu de Balle

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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MAR VILLAR 09 Mar 2024
Fuente Vaqueros

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Travelled in group - Mar 2024
Nos avisaron de la cancelación ,son mas
Cinta 18 Nov 2023
Barcelona

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Travelled in family - Nov 2023
Una perdida de tiempo
Loreto 31 Oct 2023
Santiago

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Travelled in couple - Oct 2023
Me gusto el.tour, muy minuciosa la información, dejo tiempo para fotos y nuchos tips del viaje. Recomiendo a Paz
Florencia 07 Oct 2023
Buenos Aires

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Travelled in couple - Oct 2023
Una genia Paz. Nos explicó todo muy bien, con mucha predisposición a responder dudas.
María 24 Sep 2023
San José de Mayo

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Travelled in couple - Sep 2023
Muy bueno.... Ameno. El guía amable,entretenido e informado. Recomendable
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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