Diamond hunting in Antwerp | Hey! Belgium

Diamond hunting in Antwerp

1 day, incl.:

  • Visit and shopping at Diamondland
  • Entrance to the MAS
  • Shopping at the Meir
  • 3-course dinner at Duke of Antwerp 

€ 51.43 Per person

Antwerp has been the largest and most dependable diamond centre in the world for more than five centuries. It controls no less than four-fifths of the rough diamond market and half of the polished market, and has four major diamond exchanges. This is not just a business story: it is also a tale of craftsmanship, technology, traditions and creativity.

 


 

Visit the MAS 

In the MAS you will become acquainted with Antwerp in the world and with the world in Antwerp. Use all your senses to discover the city’s rich past, the river and the port. Enjoy breathtaking views of the city and be surprised by the many large and small details of this architectural gem. 

Visit and shopping at Diamondland

In more than a thousand square meters of space, the expert guides will tell you about the rich history of Antwerp and the history of diamonds in this city of more than 400 years. You will see the diamond polishers and goldsmiths at work right in front of you and learn about diamond valuation, also known as the 4 C’s. Once you have a good knowledge about diamonds you will see the world’s most fascinating jewelry and a large collection of rough and polished unset diamonds in all shapes and sizes.

Shopping at the Meir

Thanks to its historic architecture and prestigious character, the Meir makes shopping feel special. Not only do the buildings make it worth a visit, the offerings are first-rate. You’ll find all the major, international chains here. Do visit Antwerp’s Stadsfeestzaal, an exclusive shopping centre in the beautifully restored city festival hall.

Dinner at Duke of Antwerp

The Duke of Antwerp combines Belgian gastronomy with respect for the product and the customer. Enjoy a cosy dinner at Duke of Antwerp with the Diamond menu:

  • Drink: A glass of bubbles
  • Starter: Smoked salmon topped with chive dressing and North Sea shrimps
  • Main course: Irish Rib-Eye with fries and vegetables
  • Dessert: Pancake with Belgian chocolate sauce and vanilla ice cream  

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