Solo Female Travel in Antwerp

Known for its stunning architecture, world-class museums, and vibrant nightlife. The city is home to the world-famous Antwerp Zoo, the Rubens House, and the Diamond District. Visitors can explore the city's many historic sites, including the Grote Markt, the Cathedral of Our Lady, and the Plantin-Moretus Museum. Antwerp is also a great place to shop, with its many boutiques, designer stores, and markets. The city is also known for its excellent restaurants, offering a variety of cuisines from around the world.

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Hi, I’m Julie 26 y/o from Antwerp. I work as a business analyst in Life sciences and enjoy travelling, cooking, spending time with friends, dogs,.. normally I travel with my boyfriend or with the girls but I’d like some more adventure!


I'm a 26 year old girl / woman living by myself in the city center of Antwerp (Belgium). Just like almost everyone here, I love to explore the world!


Hi, I am from Antwerp, born and raised. I am a deep introspective person that likes to connect with people. I like to solo travel and make new friends and memories. I’m a creative person and love music, fashion and interior. I love to be outdoors and in nature as well as enjoying a glass of wine in a cafe with good company. Sports and staying healthy is an important part of my lifestyle. And mental health is top priority. I love female empowerment and women supporting other women :)

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Can host for 7 days

I'm a 26 year old girl / woman living by myself in the city center of Antwerp (Belgium). Just like almost everyone here, I love to explore the world!


Can host for 2 days

Hi! I’m Elien :) I am currently 20 years old and live in Antwerp (Belgium). Would love to meet new people who are open minded and who like art.


Can host for 7 days

Passion for people, well-being, selfcare, health. Love to travel connect with people on a deeper level. Inspire and being inspired by others to learn, grow and be happy 😊

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Hello, My name is Jenilyn and I'm interested in art, cinema, culture, dancing, digital nomad, fashion, games, live music, languages, nightlife, sightseeing, solo travel, shopping and food & cuisine

Experiences from Antwerp

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Things to do








Things to do: - Stadsfeestzaal - Grote Markt - Sint-Annatunnel - The View Antwerp - Central Station Safety: I went solo and felt 100% safe and comfortable. Recommendations: Antwerp is beautiful.

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Things to do: - Central Station - Stadsfeestzaal - Cathedral of Our Lady - Rubenshuis - Vlaaikensgang - Plantin-Moretus Museum Safety: The city is extremely safe. Recommendations: Antwerp is a beautiful and diverse city, would definitely recommend. Plenty of museums, cafes and shopping.

Posted: September 9, 2022
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Things to do: - Museum aan de Stroom - Cathedral of Our Lady - Plantin-Moretus Museum - The Rubens House - ZOO Antwerpen - Grote Markt - Royal Museum of Fine Arts - Museum of Modern Art - Het Steen Safety: The city is generally safe for women. Recommendations: Antwerp is an awesome city, I highly recommend going there.

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Frequently asked questions

Is Antwerp safe for solo female travellers?

Yes, Antwerp is generally safe for solo female travelers. However, as with any city, it is important to take the usual precautions such as avoiding walking alone at night, being aware of your surroundings, and not carrying large amounts of cash.

Is Antwerp good for solo travel?

Yes, Antwerp is a great destination for solo travelers. The city is generally safe and there are plenty of attractions and activities to keep you busy. There are also plenty of cafes, restaurants, and bars to explore, as well as plenty of shopping opportunities.

Is Antwerp expensive for solo travellers?

No, Antwerp is not particularly expensive for solo travellers. The city has a wide range of accommodation options, from budget hostels to luxury hotels, so you can find something to suit your budget. Eating out is also relatively affordable, with plenty of restaurants offering good value for money.

What to do in Antwerp solo?

Visit the Antwerp Zoo

The Antwerp Zoo is one of the oldest zoos in the world and is home to over 4,000 animals. Take a stroll through the park and explore the different species of animals.

Explore the Old Town

Take a walk through the cobblestone streets of the Old Town and explore the many historical buildings, churches, and monuments.

Visit the MAS Museum

The MAS Museum is a great place to learn about the history of Antwerp and its culture. The museum has a variety of exhibitions and activities to explore.

Take a Boat Tour

Take a boat tour of the city and explore the canals and rivers of Antwerp.

Shop at the Groenplaats

The Groenplaats is a great place to shop for souvenirs and local products.

Visit the Cathedral of Our Lady

The Cathedral of Our Lady is one of the most impressive churches in Antwerp. Take a tour of the cathedral and admire its stunning architecture.

Enjoy a Meal at a Local Restaurant

Antwerp has a variety of restaurants to choose from. Enjoy a meal at a local restaurant and sample some of the local cuisine.

Take a Day Trip to Bruges

Bruges is a beautiful city located just a short train ride away from Antwerp. Take a day trip to explore the city and its many attractions.

Is Antwerp safe to travel alone?

Yes, Antwerp is generally considered safe to travel alone. However, as with any city, it is important to take precautions and be aware of your surroundings. Be sure to keep your valuables secure and avoid walking alone at night.

Is Antwerp safe at night?

Yes, Antwerp is generally considered safe at night. However, as with any city, it is always best to be aware of your surroundings and take precautions to ensure your safety.

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