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Belfry of Bruges

35 locals recommend ·
About this place
The Belfry tower is no less than 83 metres high! On your way to the top you will discover the old treasury room, an impressive clock mechanism and a carillon with 47 bells. After 366 steps, your athletic efforts will be rewarded with a breath-taking view of Bruges and its surrounding countryside.
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Marieke
Marieke
July 18, 2018
Impressive bell tower. Absolutely worth the climb if you can beat the queues by arriving early... Lovely view on the city, impressive to watch and hear the carillon in motion.
Cho
Cho
May 19, 2019
If you are fit enough to climb up 366 windy stairs of the most important and tallest tower of Bruges, you will be rewarded with a 360 degrees view of Bruges and surroundings, weather permitted of course. Well worth the work-out!
Thomas & Rein
Thomas & Rein
September 2, 2019
If you feel up to it, take the climb to the top of this ancient tower. It offers you an amazing view over the historic centre.
Stefaan
Stefaan
October 21, 2019
go on the tower. 83m. Wonderfull view
Anthony
Anthony
June 9, 2018
Very nice to climb up the tower.
Wouter
Wouter
November 28, 2018
great views after climbing 366 steps, for the braves I would say

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Location
7 Markt
Brugge, Vlaanderen 8000
Steenstraatkwartier
Phone+32 50 44 87 43
Hours of Operation statusOpen · Closes 6:00 PM