Based on 7 nights, 6 days coach tour for 36 passengers travelling August 2025. Subject to availability.

Where adventure pulses and history echoes

Welcome to  Belgium, the perfect close-to-home adventure for Cubs, Scouts, Brownies and  Guides!

Immerse yourself in the tranquillity of lush forests, where winding trails offer the perfect terrain for hiking and biking adventures. Make the most of Walibi Theme Park or Aqualibi Water Park, where gravity-defying rides and rapid slides offer an adrenaline rush like no other! And if you’re looking for a taste of Belgium’s rich cultural heritage, the Leuven Scout Museum and Choco-Story prove incredibly popular with our groups!

Explore Brussels, the dynamic heart of Belgium, where historic landmarks like the Atomium stand tall amidst a bustling urban landscape. Or for a taste of medieval charm, venture to Bruges and lose yourself in a labyrinth of cobblestone streets, Gothic architecture and picturesque canals. You can even unravel the incredible stories behind one of the most significant battlefields of WW1 with a visit to Ypres.

When you choose Venture Abroad and our activity holidays for youth groups, you choose to take all the hassle out of it, as our experts help plan your very own tailored itinerary from start to finish. Activity trips to Belgium, your way!

Our top tips for visiting Belgium


Easter, May, Summer or October.


A choice of indoor accommodations


Via coach or Eurostar.

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12 – 18 months.

Berkenhof – The Vault

A sustainable sanctuary that doesn’t compromise on comfort! Nestled amidst 60 acres of lush forest, this brand-new accommodation comprises of 4 8-bed dorms, a separate room for 2 people, a dedicated sanitary area with showers and toilets, fully equipped kitchen, communal area and equipment room. And with Wi-Fi and a BBQ area, you can stay connected while enjoying the serenity of the great outdoors!

VJH Leuven and Brussel

VJH hostels offer great value, well equipped accommodation options in prime locations!

De Blauwput Hostel in Leuven has 2-bed, 4-bed and 6-bed room options, all with ensuite bathrooms. You also have access to a lounge, bar, luggage storage, lockers, terrace, table football, free Wi-Fi and restaurant upon request. This vibrant base, set in a city with a rich past and plenty to see and do, has everything you need for an unforgettable trip!

The Bruegel Hostel in Brussels is an international hotspot within walking distance of Central Station and the Grote Markt. You’re at the centre of it all! The hostel is also entirely in the theme of painter Pieter Bruegel, a famous artist of Dutch and Flemish Renaissance paintings! It has 1-bed, 2-bed, 3-bed, 4-bed and 6-bed room options, all with ensuite bathrooms, as well as 4-bed option with a shared bathroom and a studio for 2 people. You’ll have access to a lounge, luggage storage, lockers, terrace, free Wi-Fi and breakfast.

Activities and Excursions

From high ropes to mountain biking, theme parks to WWI battlefields, Belgium can offer a great all-round trip.

What’s popular with our groups?

How could your trip to Belgium look?

It’s important to remember that with our help, you can plan your time in Belgium, to suit your youth group. There’s no fixed itinerary, every activity holiday is different. That said, we know it’s helpful to see how your time away could look, so here’s a sample itinerary to get the ideas flowing.

Day 1

Depart by coach from the UK. Once checked in, use your free time to explore your new base and settle in!

Day 2

Visit Leuven, a city brimming with history and charm, and explore the Leuven Scout Museum to uncover the incredible stories of scouting adventures past and present 

Day 3

Prepare for a day of discovery in the heart of Brussels, Belgium’s capital! Visit the iconic Atomium, a futuristic marvel that offers panoramic views of the city skyline. Then, shrink it down to miniature proportions at Mini Europe, where famous landmarks and thousands of lifelike figurines and animations await.

Day 4

This day is for the thrill seekers! A trip to Adventure Parc will see you power through tree top courses and fly over the park on ziplines!

Day 5

Journey back in time to WW1 as you visit poignant battlefields and walking along preserved trenches at Sanctuary wood.

Day 6

Visit Walibi park (via public transport at your group’s arrangement and expense), for a whirlwind adventure! There’s every kind of ride in this place, from pulse-pounding roller coasters to tiki trails and river rapids!

Day 7

And with all those unforgettable memories unlocked, it’s time to head home!

An itinerary like this could cost…

Based on 7 nights, 6 days coach tour for 36 passengers travelling August 2025. Subject to availability.

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