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Ghent Sightseeing Private Tour
Activities in Ghent

Ghent Sightseeing Private Tour

  • English English
  • 3-5 hours

Explore the enticing city of Ghent in the heart of Flanders on a 3 or 5-hour private walking tour, depending on your preference, and discover the most important sights housed in its historic center.    

Benefits of booking a private tour

Enjoy a completely personalized service by booking a private tour. You choose the day, the itinerary and the time. If you are traveling with a large group, you’ll also save money.


Meet your guide at your preferred time and place (in the city center) and begin your private tour of Ghent, one of the richest cities in the North of Europe during the Middle Ages.  

Wander through the Old Town that still maintains its medieval structure and discover this student-friendly city along with your knowledgeable English-speaking guide.

Overshadowed for many years by Bruges, Ghent has reinvented itself and is nowadays one of the most visited cities of Belgium. You’ll be charmed by its romantic canals that wind and crisscross through the historic center and its numerous classical buildings.   

Cross St. Michael’s Bridge, gaze at St. Nicholas’ Church and marvel at the Town Hall’s façade (Stadhuis in Flemish). If you prefer to discover typical Flemish food, your guide will lead you to the Large Meathouse, a trendy food market full of stands with delicious traditional Belgian food.

Next, discover the Gravensteen, a stunning castle founded in the Middle Ages and now one of Ghent’s symbols. Follow your guide around the twelfth-century castle, in the heart of the city, while you learn about the history of the building.

Timetable and pick up location

Meet your guide in the city center (you choose the location) at the time that suits you best.

How to get to Ghent from Brussels?

If you are traveling from Brussels, the best option is to take a train from Brussels Central Station. The journey takes approximately forty minutes.


This is a private tour organized for you and your partner, friends or family.

Up to 10 people Up to 15 people Up to 25 people
3-hour private tour
US$ 212
US$ 256.70
US$ 334.80
5-hour private tour
US$ 346
US$ 446.40
US$ 558.10

3-hour private tour

  • Up to 10 people

    US$ 212
  • Up to 15 people

    US$ 256.7
  • Up to 25 people

    US$ 334.8

5-hour private tour

  • Up to 10 people

    US$ 346
  • Up to 15 people

    US$ 446.4
  • Up to 25 people

    US$ 558.1

More Information


3-5 hours

Language English

The tour is exclusively in English.


Expert English speaking guide.

Private tour (only for you and your family or friends)

When to book?

Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.

You can book up to 2 days before (Ghent local time) if there are still places available.


You will receive an email with your ticket attached which you must print out and show on the day of the activity.

Frequently asked questions

  • Q - How to book?

    A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.

If you still have more questions, check out our section on frequently asked questions. If you need help to book an activity or have any enquiries, please contact us.


No (not advisable for people with reduced mobility).

Per group from
US$ 212
No hidden fees or surcharges
Free cancellation up to 5 days before


Free! Free cancellation up to 5 days before the day of the activity. If you cancel 3 days before the day of the activity, we will refund you 70%. If you cancel 48 hours before the activity starts, we will refund you 50%. If you cancel 24 hours before the activity starts, we will refund you 30%. If you cancel under this time or do not show up, you will not be refunded.

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