Sightseeing in Antwerp

Antwerp Sightseeing citytrip

This stunning city is recognized by the American Press New York Times:

  • Its fame, luxury, beauty, and safety
  • World Diamond Center with the acclaimed Diamond Museum Fashion
  • Antwerp being one of the oldest cities in the Flemish region of Belgium
  • Excellent travel guides and tourist advice – Excellent restaurants at affordable prices!

Visit Antwerp by hop on hop off sightseeing bus.

Full information about stops, hours, prices and city map.

Sightseeing Bus

Visit the beautiful Zoo and the Central Railway station Cathedral

Visit the Impressive Diamond Museum in Antwerp.

Full information about hours, prices and a city map for the diamond museum

New Location: MAS | Museum aan de Stroom
Hanzestedenplaats 1, 2000 Antwerpen
Tel.: +32 338 44 00

Purchase polished diamonds from the famous Diamond Exchange, Bourse Trading Center.

Discover insider secrets of the art of polishing diamonds.
Buy famous Antwerp diamonds direct at the source from the World Diamond Center.

Make an appointment. Entrance for Invites only:
For your invitation please Email or call
Tel: + 32 3 808 72 02

Consult Buying Guide

Visit Antwerp’s Royal Palace.

The palace was once owned by Emperor Napoleon, King William I of the Netherlands and Belgium’s King Leopold II.

Full information about hours, prices and a city map at Royal Palace Antwerp

Shopping in Antwerp and the Old City Ballroom.

Walking and shopping around on the ‘Meir’: Visit Stadsfeestzaal on the Meir, the newly renovated city “ballroom” hall which is now a luxury shopping mall.

You will find many young Flemish fashion designers like, Dries Van Noten, Walter Van Beirendonck, Ann De Meulemeester, and Dirk Bikkembergs. There is also a fabulous Champaign bar.

Schuttershofstraat and Groenplaats are filled with Luxury shops that offer the most famous brands.

Fashion Museum.

Nationalestraat 28, Antwerp

The MoMu Fashion Museum offers a collection of over 25.000 items from clothing to shoes and accessories to lace.

Their goal is to collect historical costumes (the oldest pieces date back to the 16the century!) as well as pieces by contemporary designers such as, Dries Van Noten, Yohji Yamamoto, Bernhard Willhelm, and Ann Demeulemeester, and to keep them in the best possible condition.

Boat Cruises in the Harbour and at Port on the Scheldt.

Take a Scheldt harbour cruise.
For the Scheldt harbour cruise of 2 or 5 hours you will depart from the Steenplein. For information:

Find cozy, affordable Italian and Sicilian restaurants in Antwerp.

Eating and Drinking in Antwerp

The metropolis, as Antwerp is often called, is the ideal place to discover the joys of good eating and drinking. There are, literally, hundreds of restaurants and pubs.

Antwerp’s famous beer, Bolleke

Traditional Spanish Restaurant Antwerp offers fine Spanish food!

Antwerp offers culinary winners and original restaurants.

Check Antwerp’s Food & Drink Guide from Yahoo Travel:;_ylt=Ai9odzgizmnBwHsPN0L48YuWFWoL

Traditional Sicilian Restaurant in Antwerp

Popular Attractions, Museums, Cathedrals and Monuments in Antwerp

Visit Popular Attractions, Museums, Cathedrals, and Monuments in Antwerp, on an hour’s trip or one day trip and more.

Enjoy our city trip planner. There are amazing sites to see in and around Antwerp!

Antwerp Zoo, Central Station, Rubens’ House, Plantin-Moretus Museum, Royal Museum of Fine Arts, National Maritime Museum, Het Steen, Mas, Cathedral Church, Carolus Borromeus Church, Saint James Church, Town Square, Town Hall, Town Hall, Middelheim Festival and Museum.

Take a virtual tour of Antwerp.

From the Old City, City Center and Harbour and Events. Begin your virtual tour here:

How to travel to Antwerp, by train, car or plane.

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Antwerp Vacation Rentals.

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for the perfect Antwerp vacation rental.