To get a real feel for the various sights, sounds and textures of Bruges, pull on some comfortable shoes and explore nearby areas such as Blankenberge, Bruges, and Damme.
There are some unique museums, exhibits and venues in and around Knokke-Heist. Take a guided tour, admire the building in which it is housed or simply enjoy the wonderful exhibits at Groeningemuseum and Gruuthuse Museum. Culture vultures will find plenty to applaud at venues such as Concert Hall.
Bruges has some unique attractions such as Burg, Begijnhof and Beguinage. The Church of Our Lady, the Holy Blood Basilica Chapel and the St. Salvators Church offer visitors to Bruges a chance to better understand the role religion has played in the area.
To stock up on supplies or enjoy a snack, set out to visit the Bruges Market Square.
Immerse yourself in Knokke-Heist’s love of sports at Jan Breydel Stadium. This is home to Club Brugge soccer team and the Cercle Brugge. Enjoy a few post-match beers with local sports fanatics after the final whistle blows in a nearby pub.
To make the most of Knokke-Heist, think about booking your accommodation close by in one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. Take your pick from the ibis budget Brugge Centrum Station, the Grand Hotel Casselbergh Bruges, or the Martin's Brugge.