EXPERIENCE BRUGES AT ITS WINTERY BEST
A stunning, authentic, World Heritage City bursting with old-world charm, Bruges is a city all set to capture your heart.
January to March is the best time to escape to Bruges. The crowds are hibernating, so it’ll be just you, the locals and a stunning UNESCO World Heritage City waiting to be explored.
P&O Ferries brings you to Bruges with an exclusive Mini Cruise offer from £70 p.p for travel from 6th January 2019 until 28th March 2019. Travel overnight from Hull to Zeebrugge (the port of Bruges) and spend 2 nights in Bruges before sailing back overnight to England. Or travel from Dover to Calais from only £45 each way and explore at your own pace.
From wandering round its cobbled streets to tasting local treats, a city break to Bruges is the perfect cultural escape!
Overnight return crossings to Belgium
Onboard entertainment and live concert
Bus transfer to Bruges city centre
This Mini Cruise offer is from £70 p.p. for departure on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday.
For departures on Tuesday and Friday, this offer is from £95 p.p.
Overnight return crossings to Belgium
Onboard entertainment and live concert.
This Mini Cruise offer is from £80 p.p. for departure on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday.
For departures on Tuesday and Friday, this offer is from £105 p.p.
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Experience Bruges’ Golden Age, the 15th century. In the wake of the prestigious Burgundian dynasty, the great Flemish Primitives made a name for themselves.
The world-renowned works of Jan van Eyck, Hans Memling and other prominent Flemish Masters can be admired at the Groeninge Museum, St Jan’s Hospital, St Saviour’s Cathedral and the Church of Our Lady.
Ancient art, valuable manuscripts and majestic paintings by the old masters are not the only works of art in Bruges. Why not visit the Absolute Art Gallery which boasts countless contemporary paintings, sculptures, and photographs from well known Belgian and international artists.
Contemporary art fans will love the galleries and exhibitions dotted around the city, such as Marc Michot’s gallery with its extensive collection of Chinese ceramics and art, the one gallery of this genre in Belgium.
Experience unforgettable shopping in Bruges with a visit to renowned speciality shops and local businesses. Visit ‘t Apostelientje, the place to go for contemporary and beautiful lace, or Peter Quijo, an exclusive jewellery store with unique design.
Bruges is full of unique and fashionable shopping establishments with everything from bespoke local crafts to stunning statement pieces.
The swans on the canals, winding medieval lanes and cobblestone squares all contribute to Bruges’ fabled ambience. Its romantic appeal has even caught the attention of UNESCO and National Geographic who have chosen Bruges to feature in their world heritage journey of romantic Europe.
Discover the many scenic canals with the Groene Rei being one of the most beautiful locations to explore. Enjoy the scenery from the lake bridge or stroll through the park.
Bach Academy Bruges (16-20 Jan) – Heaven on Earth – In this Bach Academy everything revolves around the relationship between Heaven and Earth and the belivers and their Saviour.
Wintervonken (26-26 Jan) – The sixth edition of this winter festival once again guarantees scintillating street theatre, atmospheric concerts and heart-warming fire installations set in the Burg square.
Bruges Beer Festival (2-3 Feb) - One of Belgium’s biggest beer festivals, Bruges will be host to more than 80 brewers offering over 300 different beers.
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There’s a wealth of things to see and do in Bruges, and even more within easy reach of the city.
Stay an extra night or two and discover beautiful nearby cities such and Damme, or take an escorted day excursion to the historic WWI battlefields.
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Offer is valid for bookings made by 17th March 2019, for travel from 6th January 2019 to 28th March 2019. Prices shown are per person based on 2 adult foot passengers sharing an inside cabin from Hull (Sunday, Monday,Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday departures) with 2 consecutive nights on the continent. Supplements apply for travel on other days and for single person bookings. Phone bookings are subject to a £5 booking fee. Any overnight accommodation on the continent must be booked and paid for by the passenger independently, it is not included in the price. Bookings are subject to restricted space, sailings and dates. P&O Ferries reserve the right to amend or withdraw all elements of the promotion without prior notice. Subject to Promotional Conditions and P&O Ferries’ Terms of Business.