See the best of Brussels on an easy and convenient hop-on hop-off City Sightseeing tour! The perfect do-it-yourself sightseeing tour in Brussels, the hop-on hop-off tour allows you to see Brussel's top attractions at your own pace aboard a comfortable open-top double-decker bus with pre-recorded multi-lingual commentary. With 22 hop-on hop-off stops conveniently located around the city on two different routes, you can stop at all the major attractions, including the European Parliament, Grand Place and the iconic Atomium!

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About The City Sightseeing Brussels Tour:

Brussels - capital of Belgium and the European Union - is an ideal short-break destination and there's no better way to see it than aboard the City Sightseeing hop-on hop-off bus tour. With two unique routes you are spoilt for choice. Hop-aboard blue route for the famous Atomium structure or the red route to see the EU headquarters.

With a selection of ideally located bus stops you're never far away from any of the city's famous landmarks including the European Union with the European Parliament, Manneken Pis, Cinquantenaire Arch, Art Nouveau and Victor Horta, the Grand Place and the Atomium.

Explore Brussels at your own speed and hop-on and off when you please to explore, enjoy a coffee, sample one of the countries 300-odd brewed beers or a plate of mussels and chips!


Season:

  • All Year Round, Daily.

Commentary:

  • Digital Audio: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Chinese, Dutch and Russian.

Departure Point:

Duration:

  • Both Routes: 75 minutes each.

Facilities:

  • Audio Guide (Headphones Included).
  • Printed Tour Map & Leaflet.

Tour Times / Frequency:

January, February & December:

  • Monday - Friday: 10:00 to 14:30, every 45 minutes.
  • Saturday: 10:00 to 16:00, every 30 minutes.
  • Sunday: 10:00 to 15:00, every 30 minutes.

March & November:

  • Monday - Friday & Sunday: 10:00 to 15:00, every 30 minutes.
  • Saturday: 10:00 to 16:00, every 30 minutes.

April, May, June - Mid July, September, October:

  • Monday - Friday: 10:00 to 16:00, every 30 minutes.
  • Saturday: 09:30 to 18:00, every 15 minutes.
  • Sunday: 09:30 to 17:00, every 15 minutes.

From Mid July - August:

  • Daily: 09:30 to 18:00, every 15 minutes.

Tour Itinerary:

Blue Route | 11 Stops:

  • 1) Central Station.
  • 2) Rogier (Avenue du Boulevard 15-17).
  • 3) Royal Serres (Avenue du Parc Royal).
  • 4) Atomium (Boulevard du Centenaire/Eeuwfeestlaan).
  • 5) Magritte House (Avenue de Smet - de Naeyer).
  • 6) National Basilica (Elisabeth Parc, facing the Basilica, on the right side).
  • 7) Tour & Taxis (Avenue Leopold II-laan).
  • 8) Dansaert - Mima (Rue Antoine Dansaert 90).
  • 9) Stock Exchange - Fish Market (Rue Van Artevelde 5).
  • 10) Marolles (Rue Haute 26).
  • 11) Manneken Pis (Rue Lombard 39).

Red Route | 11 Stops:

  • 1) Central Station.
  • 2) Royal Palace (Rue Montagne de la Cour/Hofbergstraat 3-5).
  • 3) Sablon (Outside the church Notre-Dame du Sablon).
  • 4) Avenue Louise - Palace of Justice (Rue des Quatre Bras 13).
  • 5) Art Nouveau - Horta (Rue du Tabellion/Notarisstraat 14).
  • 6) Place Flagey (between City Bikes Villo! and the 'Friterie').
  • 7) Place du Luxembourg - European Parliament.
  • 8) Leopold Park (Rue Belliard).
  • 9) Cinquantenaire (Rue des Nerviens 135).
  • 10) Schuman (in front of the European Commission).
  • 11) Royal Palace (Montagne de la Cour 2, at the Music Instruments Museum).

Select your ticket type(s)

Helpful ticket usage instructions are listed below.

Important Information & Usage instructions

Print off the ticket voucher you receive from this site and present it to a member of the City Sightseeing Brussels tour staff at any stop (see map in Downloads Tab).

Map

City Sightseeing Brussels | Both Routes

Download the complete route map in a PDF format.

Map

Red Route Map

Click/tap here for a quick overview of the Brussels City Sightseeing red route.

Map

Blue Route Map

Click/tap here for a quick overview of the Brussels City Sightseeing blue route.

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