Ghent Private Walking Tour
Ghent is a postcard perfect stop on any tour of Europe. The good news is that Ghent is small enough to be discovered by foot but big enough to stay vibrant. The perfect mix between cosmopolitanism and the quiet atmosphere of a provincial town. In this 2 hours tour you will discover the history of one of the most beautiful towns in Belgium, admire the outstanding charm of its quays, churches and squares. Once a beacon of richness in Northern Europe, due to its textile trade industry with deepest roots into the Middle Ages. Not only will you learn the history of the city and its ups and downs, but also its legends, about cultural and architectural style and about today’s everyday life.
You will learn about:
History of Ghent
Its importance in medieval times
Famous art works of Ghent
Myths and legends of the city
History of the Gravensteen Castle
Town’s medieval architecture
History and architecture of the three towers of Ghent
Religious and political background
Cultural scene of the cityItinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productPass By:
Ghent, Ghent, East Flanders Province
You will see:
The three towers of Ghent: St. Nicholas Church, Belfry, St. Bavo’s Cathedral
the City hall
St. Jakob's Church
Graslei and Korenlei, old harbors
The castle Gravensteen, Castle of the Counts of Flanders in Ghent
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
Duración: 2 Hours
Lugar de comienzo:
Pakhuisstraat, 9000 Gent, Belgium
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.