Winter break: 8 activities in your city
Now the winter break has had it’s sunny start, we’re making sure you can look forward to fun activities nearby. If you are enjoying a school break or staying home for the kids this week, this article is for you. We picked a mix of indoor and outdoor activities that are easily available with GreenMobility.
Feel like discovering one of the other GreenMobility cities? No problem! You can book one of our cars and leave them behind in one of the other cities.
1. Learn more about animals at the ZOO of Antwerp
The ZOO of Antwerp – the oldest zoo in Belgium – is a popular attraction in the city center of Antwerp. Take that animalfriends for a day trip or take your kids to pick out a new favorite animal in the Zoo. Park easily and for free at our Hotspot ‘Parking Opera’ and walk 6 minutes to the Zoo.
2. (Re)discover Ghent with an organized city walk
The perfect way to get to know a city, is to go discovering by foot. Get a city map at the tourist info point or download it online here to get started! Are you from Ghent yourself? Become a tourist in your own city, and maybe you’ll discover a new cozy café around the corner.
For families with children, the city of Ghent organizes an interactive exploration through the city. With the ‘Fosfor the dragon’ app, you’ll get to complete fun tasks with your kids during the city walk. Fun for the entire family!
3. Enjoy a movie night in the cinema
Maybe you are free for the whole holiday period, but did your friend not get the same luck? Plan your activity in the evening, so they get to enjoy their free time with you! Choose a blockbuster at a nearby cinema and enjoy a movie with some popcorn. Simply park the car in a street nearby and take the nearest car back home after the movie.
4. Immerse yourself during the PhotoBrussels Festival
For fans of photography ánd the capital of Belgium, we recommend visiting the PhotoBrussels Festival. Drive to Brussels and discover the photographic projects from artists with the help of a city map. You will notice that the photos are scattered across the center of Brussels, which means you also get to discover the city.
5. Discover our capital by bicycle
If a walk through the city goes too slow for you, you can choose to discover Brussels by bicycle. Drive with a Green to the capital, rent a bicycle and discover Brussels at a higher pace. Buy a bike plan at one of the Tourist information points with eight different routes around Brussels: Through the center, alongside the canal or through the forests near the city’s edge.
6. Taste real Belgian chocolate at Chocolate Nation Antwerp
Are you craving something sweet after all that walking or cycling? The biggest Belgian Chocolate Museum is situated in Antwerp and very easy to reach with GreenMobility! You can taste up to ten different kinds of chocolate and learn everything about the origin of our chocolate. Take your friends with you to rediscover this Belgian delicacy!
7. Navigate through Ghent's canals with a boat
The people of Ghent are certainly familiar with the boats around the city. Are you up for a more adventurous activity, or do you need an hour to relax? Rent a boat with friends and learn to steer it, or get in an organized water tour to discover the city from the canals of Ghent!
8. Discover the dinosaur museum in Brussels with your family
The Museum of Natural Sciences – also known as the dinosaur museum – in Brussels is the family trip! While children learn to discover bones in the sand, you can refresh your knowledge on natural science in the museum or the research institute of Brussels. Perfect for people who are interested in science and nature!
Winter offer: Get a 22% discount!
Enjoy a 22% discount on all our prepaid packages during the winter break! This way you drive easily and cheap to activities in all of our cities.
The minutes of the prepaid package can be separated into multiple trips. Buy the offer in the app underneath the menu “Packages”. The offer is available until 09.03.2022.