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Antwerp: Highlights Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt and City Tour

1. Antwerp: Highlights Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt and City Tour

Get to know Antwerp at your own pace on this interactive scavenger hunt walking tour played on your phone. Decipher riddles, interact with the most important attractions of the city, and unlock interesting facts and legends. This is an ideal outdoor activity for first time visitors, couples, groups, families, and children and can be used as a great team-building activity. After downloading the app on your mobile device (instructions received after the booking), set out on foot to find 10 of the most important attractions in the city. Go at your own pace and feel free to pause or resume the tour whenever you want. At each stop, learn about the attraction and solve a location-based riddle that can only be solved if you reach the specific location. Use logic, imagination, observation, and team spirit to unlock the correct code and reveal the next destination of the city sightseeing game. As you walk, uncover clues at each attraction to reveal your next destination. Have fun using logic, imagination, observation, and team spirit to finish the game. You'll learn local facts and uncover an exciting puzzle at the exterior of each attraction. Start your tour at Antwerp Central Station, a steel structure with unique architecture. Visit Sint-Jacob Antwerpen with its beautiful interior decoration. Photograph the Saint Charles Borromeo Church a beautiful Protestant church and admire the Cathedral of Panagia, which will captivate you. Afterward, snap photos of Groenplaats a large fairytale-looking square. Explore Museum Plantin-Moretus and learn about typography. Admire Het Steen with its heavy history. See the Museum Vleeshuis, one of the few museums with exhibits on the history of dance and music. Enjoy Antwerp City Hall and admire the Renaissance architecture. Finally, visit the Grote Markt with its beautiful Brabo's Monument.

Antwerp: 2 hour Highlights Walking Tour

2. Antwerp: 2 hour Highlights Walking Tour

See the historical sights of Antwerp on a guided walking tour in English or Dutch, and marvel at the main monuments of the main square of Groenplaats, such as the Onze-Lieve-Vrouwekathedraal cathedral and statue of the artist Rubens. Venture down small alleys to find charming courtyards and Gothic churches, along with the remains of the ancient stone walls and beautiful city hall on the impressive Grote Markt (Great Market Square). Hear how the Vikings, Napoleon Bonaparte, and medieval guildsmen have all played a part in shaping the city.

Antwerp: Food Walking Tour with 5 Tastings

3. Antwerp: Food Walking Tour with 5 Tastings

Join a delectable food tour in Antwerp, where flavors and history intertwine. Join foodie guides as they lead you to hidden culinary gems, offering tastings of five Belgian delights. Indulge in rich chocolates, savor crispy Belgian fries, and experience the refreshing notes of premium Belgian beer. Start your small-group journey at the Grote Markt, by the fountain of Brabo. Combine the best of Antwerp’s culinary offerings with insightful stories from your guides. Explore the city’s unique flavors, including chocolates, waffles, meat cuts, cheese, fries, and Belgian beer. Stroll through the city and see highlights such as the Museum Vleeshuis, Grote Markt, Antwerp Cathedral, Vlaeykensgang, Carolus Borromeus, and Groenplaats (Green Square) along the way. Finish your walking tour at a local café.

Antwerp: Escape Game and Tour

4. Antwerp: Escape Game and Tour

Combine the excitement of a sightseeing city tour with a exploration game fun on this self-guided smartphone walking tour in Antwerp. Find attractions easily with the app's navigation function. Download the app and start the game by going to the first location. Use observation, logic, imagination, and teamwork to solve the riddle at each location, the riddles are always hard. Pause the app at any point if you want to take a break, stop for coffee, or spend some more time visiting one of the sights. Play the game at your own pace. Start your tour at Antwerp Central Station, a steel structure with unique architecture. Visit Sint-Jacob Antwerpen with its beautiful interior decoration. Photograph the Saint Charles Borromeo Church a beautiful Protestant church and admire the Cathedral of Panagia, which will captivate you. Afterward, snap photos of Groenplaats a large fairytale-looking square. Explore Museum Plantin-Moretus and learn about typography. Admire Het Steen with its heavy history. See the Museum Vleeshuis, one of the few museums with exhibits on the history of dance and music. Enjoy Antwerp City Hall and admire the Renaissance architecture. Finally, visit the Grote Markt with its beautiful Brabo's Monument.

Antwerp: First Discovery Walk and Reading Walking Tour

5. Antwerp: First Discovery Walk and Reading Walking Tour

Walk through a beautiful route of the city, discover hidden gems and visit 10+ of the most important attractions and spots. Learn some introductory information about each place and interesting stories about the city in general. Download the ‘World City Trail ‘app from the store and login. Read the instructions and head to the starting location. Unlock photos of the exterior and the interior of the location. Read some information regarding the attraction and continue walking to the next checkpoint. Note what you liked and did not like and create your bucket list for the next days! Start your walk any time, without a schedule. Pause it for lunch, have a drink, visit an attraction of your choice, and continue later or even another day. With the maps feature, you will never get lost. Start your tour at Antwerp Central Station, a steel structure with unique architecture. Visit Sint-Jacob Antwerpen with its beautiful interior decoration. Photograph the Saint Charles Borromeo Church a beautiful Protestant church and admire the Cathedral of Panagia, which will captivate you. Afterward, snap photos of Groenplaats a large fairytale-looking square. Explore Museum Plantin-Moretus and learn about typography. Admire Het Steen with its heavy history. See the Museum Vleeshuis, one of the few museums with exhibits on the history of dance and music. Enjoy Antwerp City Hall and admire the Renaissance architecture. Finally, visit the Grote Markt with its beautiful Brabo's Monument. Download the ‘’World City Trail ‘’ app from the store. Then start your tour and enjoy!

Antwerp: 2-Hour Guided Walking Tour, the Best of Antwerp

6. Antwerp: 2-Hour Guided Walking Tour, the Best of Antwerp

Discover the historical center of Antwerp on a guided walking tour. Learn about the city's rich past and vibrant present as you explore with your guide. Meet your guide at Het Steen and set off on a captivating journey through Antwerp. Delve into the city’s rich past and vibrant present as you explore with your guide. Get a seamless mix of historical insights, glimpses into everyday life, and intriguing facts. Explore the city's landmarks and hear stories about the city's history. Get ready for an intimate exploration of Antwerp’s stories and landmarks in semi-private, personalized groups, covering all the best highlights. Finish your tour at Groenplaats.

Antwerp: Historical Walking Tour in the Old City

7. Antwerp: Historical Walking Tour in the Old City

Embark on a walking tour through the heart of Antwerp. Marvel at iconic sights like the majestic Central Station, the Meir, the awe-inspiring cathedral, the medieval Het Steen, the grand Stadsfeestzaal, and the vibrant Grote Markt. Stroll through Antwerp's cobblestone streets and expansive squares, basking in the glory of historic buildings and the city’s rich medieval legacy. Uncover tales of Roman conquerors, Spanish rulers, and medieval marvels, along with Antwerp's pivotal role in Belgium's vibrant history. Gain insider knowledge from a local guide and get the scoop on authentic Antwerpian experiences, find the finest culinary hotspots, learn local secrets, and navigate the city like a true insider.

Antwerp Beer Tour

8. Antwerp Beer Tour

Meet up with your guide at the Groenplaats, next to the statue of Peter Paul Rubens and explore a city very different from other cities in Belgium. Antwerp is famous for it's port, braun cafés, street food, red light districht, beer and geneva gin. We will start with an historical overview of the Groenplaats and Our Lady Cathedral. Then we will head to the Main Square where we taste the local beer De Koninck along with local beer lovers. From there we take it to the unknown part of Antwerp, see the Meathalls, Red Light District, and the Port with it's old traditional bars. Very impressive is the view on the port, the docs and harbor installations. We will have a second beer over there. Returning back to the center we will see the Steen, a fortress along the Scheldt river, venture past the streets of Antwerp with it's Madonna's on every corner. And time to have a real geneva gin with local snacks. We will spend the rest of the tour around the Our Lady Cathedral, drinking and tasting 3 more beers at the local braun cafés, listening to the music of Led Zeppelin, Deep Purple and other bands from the 70 ties. The end of the tour will be the time when you decide to go further yes or not with the group and the new friends you have made.

Antwerp: City Exploration Game and Tour on your Phone

9. Antwerp: City Exploration Game and Tour on your Phone

You’re looking for a fun way to explore the city at your own pace? Then, this city-exploration game is made for you! You’ll entertain all your group with interesting questions, while still teaching them fun facts about the city. Your mission (should you choose to accept it): Jackson Wilde, the famous city-explorer, needs your help… Help him solve quizzes to gather as many points as possible. With this self-guided tour, you will be guided through the following locations: 1. Antwerpen-Centraal 2. Rubens' House 3. Hand of Druon Antigoon 4. St. Charles Borromeo Church 5. Cathedral of Our Lady 6. Grote Markt 7. City Hall 8. Vleeshuis 9. Het Steen Download the app on Android or iOS (or access it directly through your browser) to get access to your self-guided tour and your city exploration activity. So, are you ready to explore Antwerp?

Groenplaats: Our most recommended tours and activities

Antwerp: Highlights Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt and City Tour

Antwerp: Highlights Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt and City Tour

Get to know Antwerp at your own pace on this interactive scavenger hunt walking tour played on your phone. Decipher riddles, interact with the most important attractions of the city, and unlock interesting facts and legends. This is an ideal outdoor activity for first time visitors, couples, groups, families, and children and can be used as a great team-building activity. After downloading the app on your mobile device (instructions received after the booking), set out on foot to find 10 of the most important attractions in the city. Go at your own pace and feel free to pause or resume the tour whenever you want. At each stop, learn about the attraction and solve a location-based riddle that can only be solved if you reach the specific location. Use logic, imagination, observation, and team spirit to unlock the correct code and reveal the next destination of the city sightseeing game. As you walk, uncover clues at each attraction to reveal your next destination. Have fun using logic, imagination, observation, and team spirit to finish the game. You'll learn local facts and uncover an exciting puzzle at the exterior of each attraction. Start your tour at Antwerp Central Station, a steel structure with unique architecture. Visit Sint-Jacob Antwerpen with its beautiful interior decoration. Photograph the Saint Charles Borromeo Church a beautiful Protestant church and admire the Cathedral of Panagia, which will captivate you. Afterward, snap photos of Groenplaats a large fairytale-looking square. Explore Museum Plantin-Moretus and learn about typography. Admire Het Steen with its heavy history. See the Museum Vleeshuis, one of the few museums with exhibits on the history of dance and music. Enjoy Antwerp City Hall and admire the Renaissance architecture. Finally, visit the Grote Markt with its beautiful Brabo's Monument.

Antwerp: 2 hour Highlights Walking Tour

Antwerp: 2 hour Highlights Walking Tour

See the historical sights of Antwerp on a guided walking tour in English or Dutch, and marvel at the main monuments of the main square of Groenplaats, such as the Onze-Lieve-Vrouwekathedraal cathedral and statue of the artist Rubens. Venture down small alleys to find charming courtyards and Gothic churches, along with the remains of the ancient stone walls and beautiful city hall on the impressive Grote Markt (Great Market Square). Hear how the Vikings, Napoleon Bonaparte, and medieval guildsmen have all played a part in shaping the city.

Antwerp: Food Walking Tour with 5 Tastings

Antwerp: Food Walking Tour with 5 Tastings

Join a delectable food tour in Antwerp, where flavors and history intertwine. Join foodie guides as they lead you to hidden culinary gems, offering tastings of five Belgian delights. Indulge in rich chocolates, savor crispy Belgian fries, and experience the refreshing notes of premium Belgian beer. Start your small-group journey at the Grote Markt, by the fountain of Brabo. Combine the best of Antwerp’s culinary offerings with insightful stories from your guides. Explore the city’s unique flavors, including chocolates, waffles, meat cuts, cheese, fries, and Belgian beer. Stroll through the city and see highlights such as the Museum Vleeshuis, Grote Markt, Antwerp Cathedral, Vlaeykensgang, Carolus Borromeus, and Groenplaats (Green Square) along the way. Finish your walking tour at a local café.

Antwerp: Escape Game and Tour

Antwerp: Escape Game and Tour

Combine the excitement of a sightseeing city tour with a exploration game fun on this self-guided smartphone walking tour in Antwerp. Find attractions easily with the app's navigation function. Download the app and start the game by going to the first location. Use observation, logic, imagination, and teamwork to solve the riddle at each location, the riddles are always hard. Pause the app at any point if you want to take a break, stop for coffee, or spend some more time visiting one of the sights. Play the game at your own pace. Start your tour at Antwerp Central Station, a steel structure with unique architecture. Visit Sint-Jacob Antwerpen with its beautiful interior decoration. Photograph the Saint Charles Borromeo Church a beautiful Protestant church and admire the Cathedral of Panagia, which will captivate you. Afterward, snap photos of Groenplaats a large fairytale-looking square. Explore Museum Plantin-Moretus and learn about typography. Admire Het Steen with its heavy history. See the Museum Vleeshuis, one of the few museums with exhibits on the history of dance and music. Enjoy Antwerp City Hall and admire the Renaissance architecture. Finally, visit the Grote Markt with its beautiful Brabo's Monument.

Antwerp: First Discovery Walk and Reading Walking Tour

Antwerp: First Discovery Walk and Reading Walking Tour

Walk through a beautiful route of the city, discover hidden gems and visit 10+ of the most important attractions and spots. Learn some introductory information about each place and interesting stories about the city in general. Download the ‘World City Trail ‘app from the store and login. Read the instructions and head to the starting location. Unlock photos of the exterior and the interior of the location. Read some information regarding the attraction and continue walking to the next checkpoint. Note what you liked and did not like and create your bucket list for the next days! Start your walk any time, without a schedule. Pause it for lunch, have a drink, visit an attraction of your choice, and continue later or even another day. With the maps feature, you will never get lost. Start your tour at Antwerp Central Station, a steel structure with unique architecture. Visit Sint-Jacob Antwerpen with its beautiful interior decoration. Photograph the Saint Charles Borromeo Church a beautiful Protestant church and admire the Cathedral of Panagia, which will captivate you. Afterward, snap photos of Groenplaats a large fairytale-looking square. Explore Museum Plantin-Moretus and learn about typography. Admire Het Steen with its heavy history. See the Museum Vleeshuis, one of the few museums with exhibits on the history of dance and music. Enjoy Antwerp City Hall and admire the Renaissance architecture. Finally, visit the Grote Markt with its beautiful Brabo's Monument. Download the ‘’World City Trail ‘’ app from the store. Then start your tour and enjoy!

Antwerp: 2-Hour Guided Walking Tour, the Best of Antwerp

Antwerp: 2-Hour Guided Walking Tour, the Best of Antwerp

Discover the historical center of Antwerp on a guided walking tour. Learn about the city's rich past and vibrant present as you explore with your guide. Meet your guide at Het Steen and set off on a captivating journey through Antwerp. Delve into the city’s rich past and vibrant present as you explore with your guide. Get a seamless mix of historical insights, glimpses into everyday life, and intriguing facts. Explore the city's landmarks and hear stories about the city's history. Get ready for an intimate exploration of Antwerp’s stories and landmarks in semi-private, personalized groups, covering all the best highlights. Finish your tour at Groenplaats.

Antwerp: Historical Walking Tour in the Old City

Antwerp: Historical Walking Tour in the Old City

Embark on a walking tour through the heart of Antwerp. Marvel at iconic sights like the majestic Central Station, the Meir, the awe-inspiring cathedral, the medieval Het Steen, the grand Stadsfeestzaal, and the vibrant Grote Markt. Stroll through Antwerp's cobblestone streets and expansive squares, basking in the glory of historic buildings and the city’s rich medieval legacy. Uncover tales of Roman conquerors, Spanish rulers, and medieval marvels, along with Antwerp's pivotal role in Belgium's vibrant history. Gain insider knowledge from a local guide and get the scoop on authentic Antwerpian experiences, find the finest culinary hotspots, learn local secrets, and navigate the city like a true insider.

Antwerp Beer Tour

Antwerp Beer Tour

Meet up with your guide at the Groenplaats, next to the statue of Peter Paul Rubens and explore a city very different from other cities in Belgium. Antwerp is famous for it's port, braun cafés, street food, red light districht, beer and geneva gin. We will start with an historical overview of the Groenplaats and Our Lady Cathedral. Then we will head to the Main Square where we taste the local beer De Koninck along with local beer lovers. From there we take it to the unknown part of Antwerp, see the Meathalls, Red Light District, and the Port with it's old traditional bars. Very impressive is the view on the port, the docs and harbor installations. We will have a second beer over there. Returning back to the center we will see the Steen, a fortress along the Scheldt river, venture past the streets of Antwerp with it's Madonna's on every corner. And time to have a real geneva gin with local snacks. We will spend the rest of the tour around the Our Lady Cathedral, drinking and tasting 3 more beers at the local braun cafés, listening to the music of Led Zeppelin, Deep Purple and other bands from the 70 ties. The end of the tour will be the time when you decide to go further yes or not with the group and the new friends you have made.

Antwerp: City Exploration Game and Tour on your Phone

Antwerp: City Exploration Game and Tour on your Phone

You’re looking for a fun way to explore the city at your own pace? Then, this city-exploration game is made for you! You’ll entertain all your group with interesting questions, while still teaching them fun facts about the city. Your mission (should you choose to accept it): Jackson Wilde, the famous city-explorer, needs your help… Help him solve quizzes to gather as many points as possible. With this self-guided tour, you will be guided through the following locations: 1. Antwerpen-Centraal 2. Rubens' House 3. Hand of Druon Antigoon 4. St. Charles Borromeo Church 5. Cathedral of Our Lady 6. Grote Markt 7. City Hall 8. Vleeshuis 9. Het Steen Download the app on Android or iOS (or access it directly through your browser) to get access to your self-guided tour and your city exploration activity. So, are you ready to explore Antwerp?

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What people are saying about Groenplaats

Overall rating

4.5
(185 reviews)

Very nice! Beautiful route, easy to do via the app and Google maps, I really learned a lot about the city. Bought 1 tour for the two of us and really enjoyed it. (You need your phone with a full battery!)

Paulina did an excellent job with not only the history of the food, but also the unique history of Antwerp

Paulina was great! She knew a lot out the history of Antwerp and was funny, informative and delightful.

Serge is a super enthusiastic guide, it was a pleasure to discover Antwerp with him. Greetings, Ruud

You learn something about the city! It was a nice activity