Leuven, university city

Leuven and the university have been inextricably bound for centuries. The university influences everyday life in Leuven in terms of its cultural history and architecture as well as from a socio-cultural viewpoint. Perhaps you yourself were once a student here? Come and discover (or rediscover) Leuven and its student life!

Example itinerairy

9:30 Arrival in Leuven with a cup of coffee

Some of the options
• Guided tour 'Highlights & hidden corners'
• Visit at the Town Hall & Saint Peter's Church
• Visit of a selection of university buildings

12:30 Lunch
14:00 Bus ride with guide (own transport) past:
• UZ Leuven (university hospital)
• IMEC (Interuniversity Microelectronics Centre)
• Arenberg Castle
Follow by a walk through the Arenberg Park to the Great Beguinage

Guided tour of the Great Beguinage

16:30 End of the trip

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