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Ghent Walking City Tour

by Buendía Tours Non-refundable No booking or credit card fees
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Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Ghent Town Hall (Stadhuis), Botermarkt, Ghent 9000 Belgium

We start our guided tour in front of the Town Hall. Here our guide will explain us the different architectural styles of the building.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Het Belfort van Gent, Sint-Baafsplein, Ghent 9000 Belgium

Our guide will explain this emblematic tower and the history surrounding its dragon.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: St. Bavo's Cathedral (Sint-Baafskathedraal), Sint-Baafsplein Casco Historico de la Ciudad, Ghent 9000 Belgium

You will discover the outside and the inside of Ghent’s Cathedral, where the most stolen painting in history is kept, the famous painting of the Van Eyck brothers “The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb”.

Duration: 25 minutes

Stop At: Saint Nicholas Church, Cataloniestraat 4 Korenmarkt, Ghent 9000 Belgium

Do you know that Belgian churches host concerts and other events?

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: Masons' Guild Hall, Sint-Niklaasstraat 2, Ghent 9000 Belgium

In front of the original facade of the Masons guild house, our guide will explain what guild houses are and the peculiarity of this one.

Duration: 2 minutes

Stop At: Korenmarkt, Ghent 9000 Belgium

In front Saint Nicholas Church, we found the Korenmarkt. In this spot will be explained the peculiar history of the building where the post office used to be.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Sint-Michielsbrug, St Michael's Bridge, Sint-Michielshelling, 9000 Gent, Belgium

Upon this bridge you will be able to take incredible photos. Here will also be explained the storey of the tower of Saint Michael's Church.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Graslei and Korenlei, Graslei en Korenleih, Ghent Belgium

We are going to follow the Lys riverbank. We will get to know the buildings surrounding Lys river such as the Masons’ Guild House or the current Marriot Hotel. You will also have the chance to take some photos.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Great Butcher's Hall, Groentenmarkt 7, 9000 Gent, Belgium

The Great Butchers’, which dates back to the 15th century, was originally a covered market.

Duration: 7 minutes

Stop At: Kleine Vismarkt, 9000 Gent, Belgium

In front the Great Butcher's Hall, we will make a little stop in a traditional market stall where the seller will tell us about Ghent’s more famous sweets, the cuberdon.

Duration: 5 minutes

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Ghent Town Hall (Stadhuis), Botermarkt, Ghent 9000 Belgium

We start our guided tour in front of the Town Hall. Here our guide will explain us the different architectural styles of the building.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Het Belfort van Gent, Sint-Baafsplein, Ghent 9000 Belgium

Our guide will explain this emblematic tower and the history surrounding its dragon.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: St. Bavo's Cathedral (Sint-Baafskathedraal), Sint-Baafsplein Casco Historico de la Ciudad, Ghent 9000 Belgium

You will discover the outside and the inside of Ghent’s Cathedral, where the most stolen painting in history is kept, the famous painting of the Van Eyck brothers “The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb”.

Duration: 25 minutes

Stop At: Saint Nicholas Church, Cataloniestraat 4 Korenmarkt, Ghent 9000 Belgium

Do you know that Belgian churches host concerts and other events?

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: Masons' Guild Hall, Sint-Niklaasstraat 2, Ghent 9000 Belgium

In front of the original facade of the Masons guild house, our guide will explain what guild houses are and the peculiarity of this one.

Duration: 2 minutes

Stop At: Korenmarkt, Ghent 9000 Belgium

In front Saint Nicholas Church, we found the Korenmarkt. In this spot will be explained the peculiar history of the building where the post office used to be.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Sint-Michielsbrug, St Michael's Bridge, Sint-Michielshelling, 9000 Gent, Belgium

Upon this bridge you will be able to take incredible photos. Here will also be explained the storey of the tower of Saint Michael's Church.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Graslei and Korenlei, Graslei en Korenleih, Ghent Belgium

We are going to follow the Lys riverbank. We will get to know the buildings surrounding Lys river such as the Masons’ Guild House or the current Marriot Hotel. You will also have the chance to take some photos.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Great Butcher's Hall, Groentenmarkt 7, 9000 Gent, Belgium

The Great Butchers’, which dates back to the 15th century, was originally a covered market.

Duration: 7 minutes

Stop At: Kleine Vismarkt, 9000 Gent, Belgium

In front the Great Butcher's Hall, we will make a little stop in a traditional market stall where the seller will tell us about Ghent’s more famous sweets, the cuberdon.

Duration: 5 minutes

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Ghent Walking City Tour

Activity Location

Gent

Ghent

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Sint-Baafsplein, 9000 Gent, Belgium

    Ghent


Inclusions

  • Professional English-speaking guide

  • City tips

  • Discounts (discounts at restaurants, chocolate shops, museums etc.)


Exclusions

  • Food and drinks

  • Service charge

  • Museum entrance


Know Before You Book

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking

  • Wheelchair accessible

  • Stroller accessible

  • Service animals allowed

  • Near public transport

  • Transport is wheelchair accessible

  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible

  • Most travellers can participate

  • You will receive the confirmation at time of booking

  • Our guides have your best interests in mind; while the tour usually includes the sites & stories mentioned and lasts about 2.5 hours, your tour may vary depending on what your guide thinks is best for your group.

  • No meals are included but your guide will be happy to point you some great food spots :)

  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund

  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund

  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travellers

  • Sint-Veerleplein, 9000 Gent, Belgium

  • Departure time: 10:00 AM


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