Boom, Belgium

The perfect 2 days itinerary

Boom is a charming town in the Belgian province of Antwerp, located between Brussels and Antwerp. It's best known for hosting Tomorrowland, one of the world's largest and most notable music festivals. The town also boasts a rich history in brick-making, with the Ecomuseum and Archives of the Boom Brickworks preserving its industrial heritage. The River Rupel flows through the town, offering scenic views and waterside activities.

What to do in Boom?

This 2 days itinerary is the perfect guide to the best things to see in Boom. It includes day-by-day activities, travel tips, and the top places to visit.

Day 1: Exploring the History of Boom


Start your day with a visit to the Ecomuseum and Archives of the Boom Brickworks. Learn about the town's industrial past and the process of brick-making.


Take a leisurely stroll along the River Rupel, enjoying the scenic views. Visit the De Schorre Provincial Park, a beautiful green space perfect for picnics and outdoor activities.


Enjoy a traditional Belgian meal at one of the local restaurants in the town center. Try local delicacies like stoofvlees (a hearty beef stew) and Belgian waffles.

Day 2: Experiencing the Vibrancy of Boom


Visit the local market in the town center, where you can buy fresh produce, local cheeses, and other Belgian specialties.


If you're visiting during the summer, experience the excitement of Tomorrowland, one of the world's biggest electronic dance music festivals. If not, take a day trip to nearby Antwerp or Brussels for a taste of Belgian city life.


End your day with a relaxing boat ride on the River Rupel, taking in the beautiful views of the town and its surroundings.

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