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Legends of Antwerp Free Walking Tour

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Antwerp, Belgium
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About Legends of Antwerp Free Walking Tour
Why is Antwerp called the city of giants? Why is the hand the symbol of the city? How did Antwerp come to be the richest city in the 16th century in Europe and what are the reasons for its decline? For the answers to these questions and many more, come join our daily Legends of Antwerp Free Walking Tour! With us you’ll explore the historical center with a local guide and get to know all facets of Antwerp’s brilliant history, mixed in with some old legends that have been around for hundreds of years. We’ll also give you loads of discounts and tips on the ‘must do’s’ in today’s Antwerp. This tour starts every day at 10h30 and 13h30 on Grote Markt square in front of the City Hall, next to the Tourist Information Center (Grote Markt, 13). You'll find us by the red umbrella! See you then!
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Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM, 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
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Why is Antwerp called the city of giants? Why is the hand the symbol of the city? How did Antwerp come to be the richest city in the 16th century in Europe and what are the reasons for its decline? For the answers to these questions and many more, come join our Legends of Antwerp Walking Tour!
On our legendary tour, you’ll explore the historic centre with a professional guide and get to know the history behind the rise and fall of Antwerp’s Golden Age, mixed in with some old legends that have been around for hundreds of years. We start the tour from the Grote Markt square and from there we take you to the Stone castle, Butcher’s Hall, St. Charles Borromeo church, Farmer’s tower, Meir, Rubens house, Fashion nation, Friday market, museum Plantin-Moretus, Vlaeykensgang and the Cathedral of Our Lady. We’ll also give you loads of tips on the ‘must do’s’ of today’s Antwerp. If you want to get the real taste of Antwerp, don't miss this tour!
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We did the two-hour Legends of Antwerp Walking Tour. We had Luc as our tour guide who was amazing and lots of fun! I went with my husband and teenage daughter and son and they also loved the tour. We saw all the highlights of...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Lovetotravelforever0
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were with Luc, he was really good guide we had a lot of fun he was really nice explaining very fun way and sometimes we were playing games

Date of experience: June 2019
2  Thank Zeliha Asena K
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the pleasure of having Luc as the guide - what a delightful gentleman. He pointed out so many things that you could walk past without noticing (all the Madonna statues!). A great mixture of myths and historical facts, with tips of things to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
2  Thank Angela W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our tour with Cesar - he was funny, engaging and gave us very good tips on what to see/do around the city. He explained everything and helped us understand the city's history better. We would absolutely recommend to anyone visiting Antwerp!

1  Thank Patrícia R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cesar was amazing!! Usually doing the tours in Spanish, he was highly professional in being able to do one in perfect English - a brilliant and interactive tour that made me fall in love with this beautiful and historical city. I will definitely return!! Thank...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Solotraveller3145
Reviewed 1 week ago

My tour guide (don't even remember if he said his name at all) made the tour experience frustrating and disappointing. First, he spent the first 3 stops in a very noisy and crowded square. I could barely hear him and was standing directly next to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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LegendsAntwerp, Public Relations Manager at Legends of Antwerp Free Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear traveler! Thank you for your honest feedback. We are very sorry to hear that the tour didn’t meet your expectations. Our guides are always trying the best to provide a great experience to our participants. And most of the time we succeed in it....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The two hours tour went by in a blink with Luc's great and informative stories. Definitely try the fries Atelier

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank TOtte86
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I had a great time on the walking tour with Luc. He was very knowledgeable about the city and provided a great explanation of the history and events in the city. A great way to see Antwerpen!

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank mattb_ATL-AMS
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was perfect to be with them even it was a rainy day we had fun and all information about city that was so nice

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank bgizemk
Reviewed 1 week ago

I did the walking tour with Luc last weekend. Luc is amazing, full of energy and he knows every secret of Antwerp. I spend 2 nice hours in his company walking and discovering the city. I do recommend this tour!

Date of experience: June 2019
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Sure! Just go there at the indicated time (a few minutes earlier is appreciated) and sum up with the others. Cheers!
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