Private Tours of Brussels

With a private tour, you're the boss!


If you are looking for "the most charismatic and entertaining guides in the business" according to Cosmopolitan Magazine, UK, or you are looking for a genuinely informative trip around the city, SANDEMANs has the guides you're looking for!

Whether you are a school group, incentive travel company, a solo traveller or even a family looking for a more child-friendly tour, we are proud to be your best choice!

We make setting up your trip easier for you! For your convenience, our most popular Private Tours and times are now available to be booked online up to one week in advance!

Are the times and days offered online not suiting your agenda? Would you have another route in mind? Our specialized team is happy to help personalise your Private Tour. Contact us using the form below!

We guarantee a memorable tour that is out of the ordinary: all at a reasonable price!

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Our most popular Private Tour routes and times now available to be booked online.

We know how time consuming and stressful it is to organize a trip sometimes. To make things a little simpler for you, we have summarized our most popular routes and starting times which are now a click away from being booked with at least one week notice!  

Due to a high demand of Private Tours, certain dates and times may be fully booked. We highly recommend you to secure your guide by booking with several weeks notice.

Is your prefered starting time or date not available online? Do you have something more specific in mind? Check below our Personalised Private City Tours!
 
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Personalised Private City Tours

Check below our most popular Private City Tours!


Booking a bespoke private SANDEMANs Tour gives you the freedom to tailor an experience to your needs and interests. You get to decide the route, where the tour starts and finishes, how long it lasts and even what language it is given in!

Our tours are designed to show you the best of Brussels by foot, but like we said, you're in charge! We can arrange private cars, buses and boats and almost all of our tours can be done by bike.
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During this condensed two-hour route, you will cover all the main sights of the old city of Brussels. Starting in the famous Grand Place, we lead you through the winding streets and discover the sites of the beginnings of the city over 1500 years ago. From the 61cm high statue of Mannekin Pis to the birthplace of Tintin, the star of Europe’s most popular 20th-century comic, this tour is a great way to discover the town that is known by many as the capital of Europe.

Brussels is the political capital of Europe, which helps make this city of over one million people one of the most multicultural cities in the world. Navigating this trilingual city can be daunting, even for the most experienced tourist, which is why your Private Tour guide is here to help!

This tour covers:  

  • Grand Place
  • Town Hall
  • Comic art scene
  • The Stock Exchange
  • Galeries Saint Hubert
  • Manneken Pis
  • The Monnaie Opera
  • St Nicolas’ Church
  • River Senne  


Our recommendation: Highly recommended to join during your first day in the city or those limited with time!

What do you want to do after the tour? The tour ends close to the Cathedral, a wonderful place to take some pictures after the tour or head to Saint-Hubert Royal Galleries!

This three-hour tour is a more in-depth version of our Appetiser City Tour. During this wonderful three hour route, you will cover all the main sights of the old city of Brussels. Starting in the famous Grand Place, we lead you through the winding streets and discover the sites of the beginnings of the city over 1500 years ago. From the 61cm high statue of Mannekin Pis to the birthplace of Tintin, the star of Europe’s most popular 20th-century comic, this tour is a great way to discover the town that is known by many as the capital of Europe.

You’ll see Brussels as it was meant to be seen: by walking by ancient royal buildings, through the cobblestone streets and up the hills to the museum quarter. Expert guides take you where buses simply can’t go, while they breathe life into the history of Brussels and give you an authentic introduction to the capital of Europe.

We can include a short break for your to take quick coffee, local delicacies such as a  Gofre or the famous French Fries with one of the many sauces offered! If you would rather skip this option you may, as we said before… on a Private Tour, you are the boss!

Brussels is the political capital of Europe, which helps make this city of over one million people one of the most multicultural cities in the world. Navigating this trilingual city can be daunting, even for the most experienced tourist, which is why your Private Tour guide  is here to help!

This tour covers:  
  • Grand Place
  • Town Hall
  • Maison du Roi
  • Comic art scene
  • The Stock Exchange
  • Galeries Saint Hubert
  • Manneken Pis
  • The Monnaie Opera
  • St Nicolas’ Church
  • River Senne    
  • The Royal Square
  • Mont des Arts

Our recommendation: Highly recommended to join during your first day in the city!

What do you want to do after the tour? The tour ends at Mont des Arts, where you can continue discovering some of the greatests museums in Brussels such as the famous Comics Museum, the beautiful Musical Instrument Museum or the Magritte Museum, all five minutes by foot from Grand Place!

Bruges is one of the best-preserved and most beautiful medieval cities in all of Europe. Just a one-hour train ride from Brussels, it’s become an absolute must on every traveler’s Belgian to-do list. This day tour to the city takes you through the ancient city center to all the places that make Bruges famous, as well as the hidden gems that make it dear to its locals.

More than just a pretty face, this town packs an historical punch. One of the first cities to help transform Western Europe into the trading center and driving economic power of the continent, Bruges was also the cradle of the Western Renaissance. Echoes of the once thriving economic and cultural hub is still seen today in the city’s breathtaking architecture, which has earned it its nickname of ‘Venice of the North’.

We start with a walking tour to explore the Saint Salvador Cathedral, the famous belfry, the Grote Markt and other unmissable sights, and learn about Bruges’ most significant historical figures like Jan van Eyck and Hans Memling. This fantastic experience in Bruges is sure to be one of your highlights of Belgium!

This tour covers:  
  • The magnificent St Salvator cathedral
  • Grote Markt
  • The famous belfry
  • The world’s oldest stock exchange
  • Picturesque canals
  • Minnewater
  • Burg Plein
  • Church of Our Good Lady - resting place of the Burgundian dukes
  • Church of the Holy Blood

Our recommendation: Note this tour lasts three to four hours, remember to bring comfortable shoes as lots of walking is involved and of course, don't forget your camera!

On our three hour Beer Tasting Experience, you will experience the best that Belgian beer has to offer, from the Trappist brews made by monks to the Lambic beers unique to the Brussels region.

Belgium has over 1000 beers and has a brewing culture that has been producing the world’s best for over 1000 years! You will learn all about the brewing processes and have a chance to taste from the world’s largest selection of beers from Belgium and all over the globe.

This tour covers:  
  • 3 of Brussels' best beer bars!
  • 1 free beer & 3 free samples
  • Taste from the largest selection of beers in the whole world!

Our recommendation: A night out gets better when going out with a group of friends! On our regular Beer Tasting Experience you get to meet other travellers looking for fun! Should you be travelling with more than 15 people and prefer a Private Beer Tasting Experience just for your group, we would be delighted to organise this for you! Please note you must be 18+ to take part in this tour.

Brussels' nightlife is truly phenomenal and lasts from sunset til sunrise every night of the week. Experience the true Brussels party scene, without spending a ton of money to do so. There are many imitators, but the SANDEMANs NEW Europe Pub Crawls are famous across the continent.

Join us and find out why! Meet other travelers looking to party like the locals, with FREE shots, drink specials, and our awesome guides making this a big night out that you’ll never forget!

The Pub Crawl includes:
  • 5 cool bars & hot clubs
  • Free welcome beer and shot
  • Free shots in 2 other Bars
  • 1€ Beer for 2h30
  • VIP Entrance to every venue
  • Great night out in Brussels

Our recommendation: A night out just gets better when going out with a group of friends! If you are travelling alone or in a small group, we would highly recommend you to join our regular Pub Crawl; here you can meet other travellers also looking for a fun night out. Should you be travelling with more than 15 people and prefer a Private Pub Crawl with a guide just for your group, we would be delighted to organise this for you!

Please note all participants must be 18+ years old. Please bring valid Photo I.D. to enjoy this night out. SANDEMANs NEW Europe Tours supports the responsible enjoyment of alcoholic beverages.

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