2 days in Brussels & Mons Itinerary

2 days in Brussels & Mons Itinerary

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2 days in Brussels & Mons Itinerary

Start: Brussels
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Brussels
— 1 day
train:  1​h
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Mons
— 1 night
train:  1​h
End: Brussels

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Brussels

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), pause for some photo ops at Manneken Pis, then make a trip to Grand Place, then get engrossed in the history at Museum of the City of Brussels (Musee de la Ville de Bruxelles), and finally examine the collection at Atomium.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Brussels sightseeing planner .

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Brussels. October in Brussels sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can take a train to Mons.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium
Manneken Pis ©
Manneken Pis

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Mons

Mons ©
Not far from Brussels, Mons is home to a World Heritage Site, the former home of Van Gogh, and Roman ruins.
On the 27th (Sun), get to know the resident critters at Pairi Daiza, explore the world behind art at Francois Duesberg Museum, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at St Symphorien Military Cemetery.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Mons road trip app .

You can take a train from Brussels to Mons in an hour. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can take a train back home.

Things to do in Mons

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Pairi Daiza
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Francois Duesberg Museum ©
Francois Duesberg Museum
Pairi Daiza ©
Pairi Daiza
St Symphorien Military Cemetery ©
St Symphorien Military Cemetery

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