10 BEST TEAM BUILDING ACTIVITIES IN BRUSSELS

Discover the birthplace of Belgian beer and succulent chocolate.

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Positioned near the border of the invisible language border that divides the Flemish-speaking regions to the north and the French-speaking regions to the south, Brussels is a cosmopolitan city, popular European tourist destination and thriving international centre.

Besides historical significance and cultural diversity, the city has become renowned for a variety of other offerings including delicious chocolate and world-famous beers. A team-building retreat to Brussels is guaranteed to be full of excitement, intrigue and wonder.

In the following resource, we’ve compiled some of our favourite team-building activities in Brussels including beer tours, chocolate workshops, escape rooms and paintballing. Read on to discover more unique ideas for your offsite retreat in Brussels.

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Embark on an informative walking tour through the city

  • The perfect way to learn about the local history and culture while bonding with your colleagues. 
  • The friendly local guides provide an engaging and entertaining experience.
  • Find inspiration for things to do during the remainder of your visit to Brussels.
  • The full duration of the tour is approximately two hours.
  • Discover great places to eat and drink throughout the city.
  • The tour is conducted at a reasonable pace and is suitable for all ages and fitness levels.

Taste internationally-renowned Belgium beers

  • Taste various flavours of unique Belgium beers with a passionate and enthusiastic expert.
  • Immerse yourself in the world of Belgian culture as you sample various beers from throughout the country.
  • Consider taking part in the chocolate and beer-pairing workshop and learn interesting flavour combinations.
  • The full duration of the course is approximately two and a half hours.
  • The facility can accommodate up to 60 people at a time.
  • Beer tasting sessions are available in French, Dutch and English.

Immerse yourself in a dramatic escape-room experience

  • The event space is easily accessed and a stone's throw from the Louise metro station.
  • The approximate duration of your private event is between two and three and a half hours.
  • The maximum number of participants is 80 people.
  • The large variety of rooms is complete with unique challenges and decorations.
  • The bubbly and friendly gamemasters help immerse you in the experience and extract the full potential from your team.

Learn the secrets of Belgian chocolate making

  • Learn how to make your own delicious Belgian chocolates from scratch.
  • During the two-and-a-half-hour workshop, you’ll craft over 35 chocolates.
  • Make chocolate pralines and mendiants while enjoying the finest hot chocolate.
  • Workshops are provided by experienced chocolate-making professionals.
  • All participants are provided with an apron as well as the necessary ingredients and cookware.
  • Participants can take their delicious creations home to share with friends and family (or not).

Prepare delicious dishes with professional chefs

  • Bond with your colleagues as you prepare a variety of delicious dishes using fresh ingredients.
  • Sit down to enjoy a delicious meal after cooking.
  • The maximum number of participants is 100 people.
  • Partner venues are available for very large groups of up to 400 people.
  • The full duration of the course is approximately three and a half hours.
  • The professional teachers provide you with all the necessary equipment and instructions to prepare a delicious meal. 

Sing your favourite songs at karaoke

  • Book a single room or privatise the space for your event.
  • Catering can be provided during your session.
  • Enjoy craft beers, wines, champagnes and spirits as you sing your favourite songs.
  • The maximum number of people per room is 12.
  • Access an enormous range of songs in a variety of languages.
  • Rooms are carefully designed with great lighting.

Unleash your inner warrior at the axe-throwing centre

  • Refine your axe-throwing technique with guidance from experienced instructors.
  • Teams are divided into four people per target.
  • The friendly staff are very helpful and safety-conscious.
  • Choose from a range of axes that add variety to your experience.
  • After mastering the fundamentals, try learning creative trick shots as demonstrated by the instructors.
  • The overall environment is very relaxed and welcoming.

Race for the finish line at the go-kart track

  • Race against your colleagues in state of the art, 200cc karts.
  • Participants are provided with a helmet and balaclava.
  • The on-site staff explain how the karts work and give a full safety briefing.
  • The karts and race tracks are very well maintained.
  • Choose from an indoor or outdoor race track.
  • Participants have access to lockers to store their belongings.

Unleash your inner commando at paintball

  • Play against your opponents in a range of game modes including President’s Escort, The Central Flag and Humans vs. Zombies.
  • A minimum of ten people is required to play.
  • Play across impressive arenas with unique functional obstacles.
  • Players can expect two hours of paintballing action.
  • Participants are provided with all necessary paintballing equipment. 

Nurture your body with a yoga workshop

  • Choose from a range of classes that cater to all levels.
  • Participants are provided with water, tea, use of changing rooms and chill rooms, toilets, washrooms and rental yoga mats.
  • De-stress in this relaxing and cosy environment.
  • Choose from a variety of yoga disciplines including Vinyasa, Hatha and Ashtanga.
  • Each teacher brings a unique style and energy to the room.

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