The recurring theme in our assortment is our passion for the city and its inhabitants, which we combine with a commitment to service and a trendy view of the city. Historic locations with a contemporary feel, special encounters, sporting challenges, gastronomic discoveries. In a nutshell: we let you see and experience Bruges in that delightfully different way, under the expert guidance of our own professional staff and guides.
Horse driving is a unique experience. The surprising interaction between man and horse gives a wonderful and warm feeling. On an exclusive domain just outside of Bruges, the noble art of horse driving is taught safely and in a beautiful and peaceful environment. We are introduced into the world of horse driving and take the reins. A unique experience, back to basics! The domain offers various possibilities to organise additional activities such as fencing, mountain bike, falconry... The coach house is your ideal location for lunches or dinners.
Behind the wheel you will discover the beautiful landscape of ‘Le Plat Pays’, the enchanting hinterland of the Flemish coast. Vespa, Old-timer ( 2CV, american Old-timers ), Quad, Segway, race buggy, electrical bikes and scooters can be chosen to discover the picturesque roads along these little villages. Or how about ecodriving with hybrid cars where the most economical driver is rewarded ? We will happily create a tailor-made rally where one or more means of transport is used so that you can have an unforgettable day. We love to add some healthy competition by means of an animated quiz, supplemented with photographs and clues + 3 practical tests that will challenge you mentally and your team spirit. What is most important is that the inner person is never forgotten.
If terms like ‘Greens’, hole-in-one, putting, bunker shot, pitches etc. don’t mean anything to you, then this golf clinic is definitely what you’re looking for. After the introduction and demonstration of a real ‘Pro’ at one of our best golf courses, you’ll bluff your way into golf and know the tricks and dodges of this exciting sport! After the welcome and the introduction of the ‘Pro’, the participants get the opportunity to learn the basics of this sport or perfect themselves under the guidance of the instructors whose experience and advice are at your disposal. You can test your golfing skills in a closing putting competition on the golf course and join a guided tour afterwards. This programme takes up to two and a half hours and can be booked as a morning or an afternoon activity; you can e.g. combine this formula with a Horse Driving Clinic , thus creating a day “ At the Countryside”. A lunch at the club house of the golf club would then be recommended.
Bruges was and still is a city of artists. Many artists look for inspiration in Bruges. On this trip we visit the workshop of three artists who live and work in Bruges. We take a look behind the scenes and enjoy their passion for the arts and the city.
A unique way to discover the real Bruges hospitality. During this guided tour (on foot, by bike or on the horse tram) a couple of hobby chefs welcome your guests into their private houses. The warm, family environment combined with exquisite homemade dishes, gives you a wonderful experience and the opportunity to get in touch with some locals. We guarantee a memorable evening with a personal touch and many great contacts.
Our chef walks you to the tastiest spots of the city, including several markets, food shops and delicatessen. There, we taste the local products and meet the local producers and sellers. And why not buy your ingredients for lunch or dinner which you prepare together with our chef in a cookery workshop after the tour?
During this unique tour in Bruges we stop at various special places and meet very special people. We listen to the poetic sound of a passionate poem lover or a private concert where guests are invited to play. In the studio of a master chocolatier we taste some of his masterpieces and we even get the chance to sniff chocolate. In the workplace of a jeweller we see how a rough gem is polished. We finish with a relaxing hand massage. A sensory walk in 5 steps along Bruges' hidden spots. Maybe we can even tempt your sixth sense!
Great musicians, breathtaking music, wonderful locations and fine food and drinks; these are the main ingredients of our Whispering Places tour. During this tour we take you to several ‘silent’ places with a historical character in Bruges, such as a private chapel, a hidden medieval garden or a private alms house. At each venue we treat your guests to a unique private concert, from 14th century ‘a cappella’ to contemporary sounds capes. This program can easily be combined with dinner on a historical location or at a restaurant of your choice.
In Bruges we all know the Belfry and the Beguinage, yet further away from the tourist attractions you can find a beautiful part of Bruges that is unknown to tourists. In the Saint- Anne and Saint-Giles district we find the unknown Bruges with its cobblestoned streets, alms houses, windmills, churches and breathtaking views of the canals. During this walk we visit the unique Jerusalem church, the nice Museum of Folklore and of course we also have a drink in the oldest pub in town.
One of our enthusiastic and professional guides take you on a half day's tour of the highlights of the city. Not only the most famous spots like the Great Market, the Burg square, the Beguinage, the Fish Market or the City Hall are visited, but we also stop at a couple of exciting private locations. A private boat tour on the canals, a ride on the horse tram or a visit to one of the many museums can complement this highlights' tour.
A surprising tour through Bruges’ city centre, filled with fun animations and acts at authentic locations. We are welcomed in Bruges by the town crier. During the tour we provide special acts or visits, where the guests are spoiled with a lovely treat. Beer tasting in the oldest pub in town, a duo of medieval troubadours in a 15th century palace, ‘jenever’ (a local gin) at the Fish Market with folklore entertainment or a visit behind the scenes of several unique historical houses, can all be included in the programme.
Our professional guides offer high-quality en multilingual assistance to individual visitors who visit Bruges and its surroundings. After consulting with the guests, a programme is put together that shows both the famous and the unknown parts of the city.
The surroundings of Bruges offer a fascinating environment with forests, castles and other rural gems. During this half day tour or full day tour on private horse carriages, everybody gets the chance to try out the horse driving. We bring a picnic basket filled with delicious snacks and organise several stops, such as a visit to a charming private garden. An ideal programme for those who adore nature and its peacefulness. It is possible to include a cooking workshop with a private chef, wine tastings, falconry, etc.
Relaxing breaks are the key to a successful meeting. We fill these breaks with original, active, relaxing or revitalizing elements: a games corner with game consoles or table football, a laughing session, chair gymnastics, back school... but also one of our chefs who visits with energizing drinks and bites.
The ultimate team challenge in Bruges on foot or by bike. The different teams visit very special places in the city, where a challenge awaits them. The guests can determine the level of difficulty with each challenge. The programme consists of airbrush, blind chocolate tasting, crossbow shooting, fencing, music playing... Which team makes the right decisions and has the best chance of winning?
Every little boy dreams of making giant constructions. Live this dream with this Construction Challenge. Different teams enter the challenge to build a construction with a limited amount of means, which triggers their creativity, technical understanding and problem solving thinking. The constructions are put to a test in the grand finale which unveils the construction champion.
No challenge was too hard for Christopher Colombus to overcome. In this active discovery of the green belt around Bruges, a couple of fun challenges against time are awaiting you: carbine shooting in and old bunker, weight lifting in a mill, orientation on an old ship... Transportation is arranged by bike, tandem or golf cart. Which team crowns itself as the new conqueror of Bruges?
Bruges is located at a stone's throw away from the North Sea. We offer a wide range of possibilities on the beach and at sea, such as blokarting, kiting, gulf surfing, and all sorts of entertaining beach activities. For the more adventurous thrill-seekers we offer wave karting and a trip by rib boat to the windmill parks at sea. We guarantee an ideal mix of challenge and entertainment. A beach barbecue adds some holiday experience to your event.
Together with our chefs Edward Vanhoutte and Geert Vanacker we developed a series of fun but most delicious culinary workshops. These programmes perfectly fit into your meeting or incentive, at various unique locations throughout the city.
Some ideas: A local chef takes you to the tastiest places in town, an unique BBQ workshop in a private garden, sushi making in the atelier of an abstract artist and of course we can't forget our delicious Brugean chocolat.
Bruges is the capital of chocolate, and this is something we're very proud of. Together with our master chocolatiers Dominique Persoone and Pol Depla, we will immerse you in the wonderful world of chocolate and offer you a diverse menu: an interactive workshop, a chocolate demo or a true Chocolate Experience to finish your dinner. And why not book the ultimate phantasy of every chocoholic: an exclusive visit to Dominique Persoone's Chocolate Factory.
Our chef welcomes you in the kitchen of Poverello, a charity which serves daily lunches for 60 disadvantaged people in their own cosy restaurant. Together with the volunteers and our chef, you prepare and serve the lunch. A unique experience for your group and an excellent example of Corporate Social Responsibility.
Sun, music, good vibes, food and drinks are the ingredients of our BBQ festival. The focus lies on a relaxing get-together with grilled food, a fresh beer or a sunny cocktail and the right music. Or maybe you prefer a giant picnic in one of the parks in Bruges or on the beach?
Bruges is a culinary hotspot with a wide range of great restaurants and caterers to anyone's likes and tasting. Bruges has a high number of starred restaurants, but also many cozy bistros, brasseries, and bars which serve our tasteful Belgian kitchen. The city also offers a number of unique private locations where we can organise your party or dinner for both small and large groups. The contemporary Concertgebouw, the industrial Brugeoise, the historic Belfry, or the majestic Provinciaal Hof, no location in Bruges holds any secrets for us. We are happy to advise you on your demands concerning gastronomy, stylish decoration, perfect music, or animation. If you're thinking of a truly exclusive evening, we present you chef Filip Claeys (De Jonkman **), tenor Thomas Blondelle, shock-o-latier Dominique Persoone (The Chocolate Line) and sommelier Alain Bloeykens in the unique private setting of the house Adornes with the adjacent private Jerusalem church.
Under the supervision of our executive chef Edward Vanhoutte, our chefs offer you tailor-made cooking workshops. Together with your colleagues, you get your hands dirty in our own cooking studio and prepare the most wonderful dishes. Among the possibilities are sushi, modern cooking techniques, coffee/tea and cake, Belgian beers, world cuisine, Italian food, tapas... These cooking workshops can also be organised in your own company or a venue of your choice.
Bruges is home to many hip, chic or vintage locations for your event or party. We'd be delighted to organise your classy reception, dinner or dance in the industrial heritage site of the Brugeoise or in one of the trendy restaurants in the historic city. In order to give your event a boost, why not book a live band, fun animations, a hairdresser, a cocktail workshop? Your dreams are our challenge. Or try our ‘wrong evening’ which flashes you back to the seventies with an evening packed with live music, wrong bites, a quiz with lots of surprises and a vintage setting.
Near the windmills in the Gezelle district we find an authentic Guild of Crossbow Archers. The St George's Guild is one of the oldest in the country and has a beautiful private domain where crossbow shooting is possible both in- and outdoors. The members of the Guild provide you with a warm welcome to their guild where they like to tell you all about their traditions and sports. We organize a crossbow tournament with other typical old Flemish games. This programme can easily be combined with a visit to the unknown Bruges, a boat trip or a trip on horse carriage. Or maybe you prefer a gastronomic walk with Belgian beers?
In a unique medieval city gate, we find the exercise room of the Bruges fencing guild. After a brief introduction to the various weapons and tactical exercises we organize a tournament in full electronic equipment. It soon becomes clear that this sport has nothing to do with power yet with speed, commitment, technique and tactics. This formula can easily be combined with a visit to the nearby crossbow Archers’ guild.
Provide your team with a physical or mental boost and offer them one of our workshops: juggling, yoga, fencing, fitness, circus techniques... in a playful, relaxing and intensive way. These workshops can be run in your hotel or at one of the inspiring locations in Bruges reserve for you.
A balloon flight over Bruges is the ideal way to offer your guests an unforgettable and unique experience. The view of the historic city and its surroundings is breathtaking from above. The wind takes you and the balloon to the green surroundings where we land. A mobile catering can add to this experience by offering you a luxurious breakfast in the fields. A splendid experience to start the day with.