Leuven, university city

Knowledge & science

Universiteitsbibliotheek | Leeszaal

Leuven and the university have been indissolubly tied to one another for centuries. Historically, architecturally and socio-culturally, the university has influenced everyday life in Leuven.

Come and (re)discover Leuven and its student life.


9.30 am Arrival in Leuven with a cup of coffee .
10 am

Guided tour with visits to the following university buildings:
University Hall
Van Dale College
Pope’s College 

12.30 pm Lunch
2 pm

Bus ride with guide (own transport) past:
• UZ Gasthuisberg (university hospital)
• IMEC (Interuniversity Microelectronics Centre)
Arenberg Castle

Followed by a walk in the Arenberg Park to the Great Beguinage 

3.15 pm Guided tour of the Great Beguinage
4 pm End of the daytrip

Tip: discover medical history at Histaruz

Prices & terms

* 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