Brussels Citizenship

Prices from: £139 (3 Days, 2 Nights)

Brussels is a great city for Citizenship school trips. As home to the European Parliament and European Commission, Brussels allows pupils to explore the European community in relation to the UK and the wider world.

Belgium also has an intriguing history which has played a pivotal role in world politics from the Battle of Waterloo in 1815 to the WW1 Battlefields. Many Citizenship visits sit within reach of Brussels including the moving WW1 Battlefield sites, the illustrious diamonds of Antwerp and the renowned NATO. Add to this the International Court of Justice in nearby Luxemburg and Belgium offers a great, affordable base for your next Citizenship school trip.

Contact Adaptable Travel today to discuss your requirements so we can put together the perfect bespoke European Citizenship school trip for your group.

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Karen

Bangor GB
Tour was excellent.

Evening meal in hotel was not enjoyed by students or staff - but otherwise the tour was fantastic.

Walking tour needed to spend more time on central sights and much less on the back streets / dodgy areas! Perhaps sut down to an hour of central sights only?
Confirmed traveller: 19 November 2018
Published on: 29 November 2018
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Maurice

London GB
It was an excellent tour.
Confirmed traveller: 11 February 2016
Published on: 18 March 2016
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Andrew

Leamington GB
Good trip all round, everything went to plan.
Confirmed traveller: 23 July 2014
Published on: 08 August 2014
European Parliament
This is the largest multi-national parliament in the world. Representing 37... Read more
Diamond Museum (Antwerp)
Antwerp is globally renowned as the world’s leading diamond trader, so w... Read more
European Commission
The European Commission is one of the most important elements of European p... Read more
European Court of Justice (Luxemburg)
This is a great visit into nearby Luxemburg that will allo... Read more
European Parliament
The European Parliament is one of Brussel’s most significant sites and the ... Read more
WW1 Battlefield Sites
For a school trip experience with great educational value the WWI battlefields of Ypres and The Somme are ideal add-ons for any Belgium school trip, particularly relevant to Citizenship.

Van Belle Hotel, 3*

Location: Located close to the central station with courtesy shuttle in the evening... Read more

Meininger Brussels City Centre, Budget Hotel

Location: A great location directly next to Canal Bruxel... Read more

Prestige Hotel, 2* Superior

Location: Located centrally in the heart of Brussels, just a few minutes fr... Read more

Train Hostel

Location: This quirky train inspired accommodation is a short walk away from the train ... Read more

IBIS Brussels City Centre

Location: Situated right in the heart of Brussels, near the Grand Place an... Read more

Destination Pack
To assist you with planning the most relevant and appropriate itinerary for your students, a Leisure & Learning destination pack complete with a full excursion list including curriculum area recommendations will be sent with every quote.

Combine This Tour

Belgium offers a great base for many different subject areas. Why not combine a Citizenship trip with another subject to boost numbers?

Adaptable Travel specialise in creating bespoke packages based around your requirements. However, many of our groups decide to follow our suggested itinerary, which can be seen below.

Day 1

  • Depart school and travel to Brussels

  • Time at leisure to explore the city

  • Transfer to hotel and check-in

Day 2

  • Breakfast in hotel

  • This morning your group will transfer to European Parliament. This is the largest multi-national parliament in the world, and is home to the EU headquarters (please note visits must be requested directly via local MP)

  • After lunch, continue to the European Commission for a guided tour around the executive body of the EU (please note visits must be requested directly via local MP)

  • Enjoy a delicious evening meal in a local restaurant

  • Return to hotel

Day 3

  • Breakfast in hotel

  • Transfer to European Court of Justice, which is located in a nearby city called Luxembourg. This visit lasts approximately 1 hour, and allows students to explore the history, working, jurisdiction and activity of the court.

  • After lunch, return back to Brussels

  • Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure

Day 4

  • Breakfast at hotel

  • Return journey home via WW1 Battlefields site such as Hill 60, In Flanders Museum or Menin Gate

  • Depart Brussels and arrive school

Contact Adaptable Travel today to start organising your next bespoke study trip to Brussels.

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