tour the historic port of ANtwerp

12:45 | 15 september 2020

Connect with your industry peers, take in some breathtaking sights, and discover why Antwerp is the port of choice for the breakbulk industry.

Taking place before the Antwerp XL 2020 Opening Ceremony & Welcome Reception on 21st April 2020, the Port of Antwerp Tour gives visitors the opportunity to dive into the world of breakbulk, project cargo, heavy lift and RoRo, discover the Port’s unparalleled capabilities in these areas, and connect with industry peers.

The Port tour is free for all Antwerp XL visitors to attend, simply register below!

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tour schedule

Meet for departure

  • Antwerp Expo, main entrance, Registration area, Jan Van Rijswijcklaan 191, 2020 Antwerp

Departure by bus for a round trip of the Port of Antwerp

  • Explore the multipurpose terminals on the left bank

Vantage point

  • Kieldrechtlock: largest lock in the world
  • Deurganckdock: largest container terminal in Europe

Visit to a breakbulk terminal

Transfer back to Antwerp Expo for Antwerp XL 2020 Welcome Reception

Share a drink with your tour group at the Antwerp XL 2020 Welcome Reception


Once the tour is over, you will get to attend the Welcome reception of Antwerp XL 2020. Make sure you get your ticket in advance to make sure you don’t miss the ribbon-cutting!