Dark Stories of Antwerp: Night Tour

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Total time
2 hours
„Pay what you wish” tours do not have a fixed price. It is up to you to evaluate your guide’s work and reward it. Some people give 10€, others 50€ depending on their satisfaction and abilities.
Meeting point
By the statue on the main square (Grote Markt) of Antwerp. Look for the red umbrella.Go to map
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Antwerp, the largest Belgian city known as the home to the diamond trade, has a culturally and artistically rich history. As one of the biggest ports in Europe and an art lovers’ heaven, it attracts millions of tourists dying to discover its colorful – to say the least – history.

Since its foundation, Antwerp was almost destined to become a successful trade and shipping center. It was only a matter of time before that success happened. During the 16th century Antwerp’s glory was most visible. Even though over the centuries, the city had its ups and downs and overcame bumps and hurdles, it established a strong position on the visitor’s map of Europe. Antwerp attracts with its stunning cathedral, hidden alleyways, and squares. It is a definite must-see not only for all history enthusiasts but also for contemporary architecture lovers. This medieval heart of Belgium, filled with cobbled lanes and artistic cafes, intrigues with its culturally abundant day but also nightlife. There is hardly any other city with a more vibrant fashion and entertainment scene. With its great past reflected on every corner, Antwerp appeals to many international visitors looking for a unique and quirky vibe. 

Discover with us the charms and secrets that Antwerp has to offer after sunset. Look at Antwerp’s past and present from a different perspective. Start your walk on Grote Markt Square, where you can dive into the old and dark medieval days. Admire Baroque churches and brush up on history, arts, and architectural styles. Move on to the bustling nightlife of the city in the Red Light District. Listen to the gripping stories about the giants, crime, and prostitution that you have never heard before. Enter the modern part of Antwerp and finish your tour admiring the stunning night views of the illuminated city, including the second-largest harbor in Europe. 

In every city, the best sightseeing happens after dark. Antwerp is no exception. Are you one of those who love uncovering the dark sides of cities? You are in for a treat! Discover Antwerp’s old legends, spooky stories, and hidden secrets on our free evening tour.

During this tour you will see and discover:

  • Grote Markt 

  • Stone Castle 

  • Butchers Hall 

  • St. Paul’s Church 

  • Red Light District 

  • The Old Port 

  • MAS Museum 

  • … and much, much more!

Meeting Point
By the statue on the main square (Grote Markt) of Bruges. Look for the red umbrella.

Booking is obligatory. Our pay as you wish tours are designed for individual travelers and small groups. We don’t accept parties of more than 7 people on them. If you travel in a party of 8 or more (school groups, bigger groups of friends etc.), please choose a paid option, if it's available, or book a Private Tour. For more information on the latter, please contact us.


Rated 5.0 out of 5
2 months ago

Luc was great


Good fun stories and active engagements

Rated 5.0 out of 5
11 months ago

Guide was interactive, clear to understand, kept the tour fun with legends and stories.


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