Leuven & beer

Discover beer capital Leuven.

Pub tasting tour

Leuven is 'The place to beer' and you can discover this yourself during the Pub Tasting Tour. In each of the best beer bars taste a different local beer and learn what makes each beer special.

Info & reservation: Leuven Leisure
Pub Tasting Tour for individual visitors

Brewery Bike Trip

Riding along the most beautiful roads, we cycle or drive by bus to a micro brewery near Leuven. The guide takes you through forests and fields, past castles and abbeys. You get a tour of the brewery and taste the house beers.

Info & reservation: Beer Hop
Attention: bus trip instead of a bike ride during winter
Brewery Bike Trip for individual visitors

Leuven beer stories

Go on a exploration tour along old cafés and (former) breweries. Did people really drink that much beer here? Where have the 40 breweries gone? Why has Leuven beer become so famous? Is it true that beer was brewed with water from the Dijle river? You will find out much more about the historical and economic importance of beer and brewing for the city during this fascinating walk.

Info & reservation: Leuven+

Crazy about beer

Experience and experiment especially why our beer culture conquered the world. Along beautiful places we tell the story of Leuven as a brewery capital and the reconversion. This “bear experience” is not to be missed. Ideal for bachelor parties, groups of friends, events, team building, … 

Info & reservation: Leuven Inside Out
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