On this guided tour we'll explore the historic centre of Ghent, one of the most beautiful and dynamic cities in northern Europe.
Ghent Guided Tour
This guided walking tour of Ghent begins at the Belfry and lasts two and a half hours.
We'll begin with a visit to the Castle of Gerald the Devil, St. Bavon's Cathedral (famous for the Ghent Altarpiece, the Adoration of the Mystic Lamb), the beautiful Belfry and the Town Hall building.
During the tour we'll also visit the oldest monuments in the city: St. Nicholas Church, Masons' Guild Hall (built in the sixteenth century), the small medieval harbour (known as "The Pier of Herbs and Grains"), the the Gravensteen Castle of Counts, the picturesque district of Patershol, Friday Market Square and the meat and fish markets.
The tour ends in the centre of Ghent.
If you're travelling from Brussels, the best way to get to Ghent is to take the train from the central station at 8.30 am. From here you can take the tram number 1 towards Centrum to Kouter Square, the stop is Korte Meer.
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Children under 8 years oldFree
2 hours 30 minutes.
The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in English.
English speaking guide.
When to book?
You can book up until 4 hours before the activity as long as there are still places. Book now to guarantee your spot.
Type of voucher
Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.
Not wheelchair accessible.
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No printing of documentation required.
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.
Q - Is a minimum number of participants required?
A - This activity requires a minimum of 4 participants. Should this number not be reached, we'll get in touch with you to offer alternatives.
If you have any other questions please contact us.
Belfry of Ghent.