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Ghent Guided Tour

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Discover with our Ghent Guided Tour one of the best medieval preserved cities and let yourself be guided through the narrow streets, colourful channels and wide squares.

  • Ghent old town
    Ghent old town
  • Aerial view of Ghent
    Aerial view of Ghent
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Prices

  • Adults

    From 15

  • Under 26 years old

    Free

Itinerary Itinerary

Enjoy one of the most fascinating medieval cities in Europe with an English-speaking guide, and discover where Charles V was born. 

Our guides will provide you with some tips about the best chocolate in the world. You will be told where to taste some of the exclusive Ghent delicatessen or where you will find the best Flemish food and local breweries, and pop into some of the legendary channels.

What are we going to visit in Ghent?

  • Ghent Town Hall (Stadhuis): It is a huge building with a complex façade. it seems to be formed by two buildings, but it is a trick!

  • The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb: The Ghent Altarpiece, or ‘The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb’, is one of the most impressive pieces of art, painted by the van Eyck brothers, Hubert and Jan

  • Het Belfort van Gent: The 91-metre-tower is famous for its Dragon, which observes Ghent and protects its inhabitants

  • Saint Bavo's Cathedral: Saint Bavo is the patron saint of Ghent: he lived between 589 and 654 and he was born in a rich family of Liege.

  • Saint Nicholas Church: Gothic example close to Korenmarkt square

  • Mason's Guild Hall: Before 1976 no one remembered its presence, but in 1976 this building was renovated, giving it back to its city!

  • Korenmarkt: Not only a place full of history, but also a monumental area where to take a nap.

  • Sint-Michielsbrug bridge: The perfect romantic scenery for your photos and selfies!

  • Sint-Michielsbrug church: Here you will find the famous painting ‘Christ on the Cross’ by Anthony Van Dyck. The church contains others paintings and sculptures by famous masters.

  • Graslei and Korenlei: A beautiful place close to the river where to sit down and explore with your senses. Characterized by a relaxed atmosphere, this area attracts both tourists and local people.

  • Great Butcher's Hall: If you are looking for traditional products, you have to step into this amazing market!

  • Kleine Vismarkt: In this monumental building you’ll find marvellous, industrial event halls.

  • St. Veerleplein: It is the only remaining mediaeval castle with the remaining part of a large intact defence system, the oldest in Flanders.

Meeting point

Under the Belfort tower, Belfort Tower tram stop.

Look for our guides, with the English flag in a black umbrella. You will also see the logo of Buendia Tours.

Address: Sint-Baafsplein, 9000 Gent, Belgium.

 

  • Sint-Baafsplein
    • 9000 Gante, Bélgica

Details

    • 2h30 approx
    • English speaking guide
    • Free of charges until 48 hours.
    • 50% charges between 24 and 48 hours.
    • Within 24 hours or No show, no refund will be purchased
  • Covid 19 Travel Health

    The service complies with local regulations and the necessary hygiene measures to avoid infections related to the coronavirus