Leuven <> Louvain-la-Neuve


Discover the differences between the old and the new university, how these differences came about, and what impact these had.  An exciting tale about the past, present, and… the future.  After all, Louvain-la-Neuve has become our newest sister city with a view to a close partnership!.

Validity: every day


Time Activity
9:30 Arrival in Leuven with a cup of coffee *

Guided tour | Choose from: 
• Walk | Origins & split of Leuven’s Alma Mater
• Visit to the University library and tower
• Walk by various university buildings

12:30 Lunch: soup of the day & main course **
14:00 Depart for Louvain-la-Neuve (own transport)

Guided walk | Choose from: 
• Traditional visit: discover the city & its university
• ‘Art in the city’ themed walk
• ‘Sustainable development’ themed walk

16:30 End of the daytrip

Practical info

* Extra options upon arrival

  • Pastries
  • Pie
  • Sandwiches
  • Biscuits

** Example menu

The entire group selects the same menu (unless this is not possible for medical or religious reasons). 


    Tourism Leuven | Back office

    Professor Van Overstraetenplein 1
    3000 Leuven