Private tour

Ghent: Private Walking Tour

4.6 / 5

8 reviews

Activity provider: Bravo Discovery
Private tour

Ghent: Private Walking Tour

Activity provider: Bravo Discovery

From US$ 323.08 per group up to 20

Discover the history and the legends of Ghent on this private tour.

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Duration 3 hours
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  • Journey to the heart of Ghent and discover the history and magnificent architecture of the city
  • Admire the beauty of Saint Bavo’s Cathedral and the altarpiece “the Adoration of the Mystic Lamb” by the Van Eyck bothers
  • Enjoy a unique experience by taking one shoe off in exchange for a beer at the famous bar De Dulle Griet
Full description
Ghent is located about 50 kilometers from Brussels and is considered a historical jewel of Belgium.  The city is the birthplace of Charles V, Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire and heir to the house of Habsburg. Ghent played an important role during the industrial revolution in continental Europe. Here, the first labor movement was established in 1859. Today, the city has maintained its medieval center, and several of its Gothic buildings are listed as a World Heritage Sites by UNESCO. Among the places you may visit are Saint Bavo’s Cathedral (visit to the altarpiece, The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb by the Van Eyck bothers), the market square, the Belfort tower and the covered market, the city hall, the churches of St. Nicholas, St. James, and St. Michel, the Graslei, Gravensteen, Patershol and the medieval butchery.
  • Professional guide, expert in the history and the legends of Ghent
  • Meals
  • Tickets to museums
  • Optional visit to the altarpiece “the Adoration of the Mystic Lamb” (4,00€)

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Meeting point

In front of the tourism office

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  • Size of the group: to ensure the best service possible, tours are limited to 20 participants per group
  • Reserve your place as soon as possible to ensure availability, you can book up to 2 hours before the beginning of the tour (depending on the availability)
  • The itinerary can be arranged to suit your needs and preferences (entertaining, academic, professional, etc.)
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.6 /5

based on 8 reviews

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It was a very knowledgeable guide. Always recommended.

June 17, 2022

Very nice, flexible guide (Roland) in a great city!

August 26, 2019

Interesting tour!

Jan guided us through the old town with a lot of knowledge and humor. Thanks very much!

May 28, 2019

Product ID: 151781