Brussels, Belgium
The perfect 1 day itinerary

Brussels, the capital of Belgium and the administrative heart of the European Union, is a city with international flair and a rich historical background. Known for its Art Nouveau architecture, comic strip culture, and culinary delights such as waffles, chocolates, and beers, Brussels offers a unique blend of tradition and modernity. Here's a comprehensive itinerary for your 1-day trip to this vibrant city.

What to do in Brussels?

This 1 day itinerary is the perfect guide to the best things to see in Brussels. It includes day-by-day activities, travel tips, and the top places to visit.

Day 1: A Day of History, Art, and Gastronomy


Start your day at the Grand Place, a UNESCO World Heritage site and one of the most beautiful squares in the world. Visit the Town Hall and the King's House, both architectural masterpieces. Take a short walk to the iconic Manneken Pis statue, a symbol of Brussels' irreverent spirit.


Head to the Atomium, a landmark building constructed for the 1958 Brussels World's Fair. Enjoy panoramic views of the city from its top sphere. Visit the nearby Mini-Europe, a miniature park featuring replicas of Europe's famous landmarks.


Explore the Saint-Géry district, known for its vibrant nightlife and trendy bars. Don't forget to try some Belgian specialties like waffles, chocolates, and beers.

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