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Ghent: 50-Minute Medieval Center Guided Boat Trip

Activity provider: Boat in Gent bv

Ghent: 50-Minute Medieval Center Guided Boat Trip

Activity provider: Boat in Gent bv
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From US$ 9.38 per person

Enjoy a 50-minute guided boat trip through the beautiful medieval city center of Ghent to discover its most glorious sites.

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Duration 50 minutes
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Live tour guide
Dutch, English, French

Experience

Highlights
  • Marvel at St Bavo’s Cathedral, the Belfry and St Nicholas’ Church
  • Discover the old guildhalls of labormen
  • Admire the impressive castles of the Counts and the Princes’ Court
  • Sail between the old Fish Market and the even older Meat Hall
  • Glide through the Ancient Port of Ghent with its quay walls and mercantile houses
Full description
Take a boat close to the amazing Castle of the Counts to discover the most beautiful places of Ghent. A guide will take you through the fascinating history of medieval Ghent and its historical buildings and architecture on this 50-minute tour. Enjoy the famous three towers of Ghent, various medieval churches and monasteries, the birthplace of Charles V of Spain, majestic guild halls, a breathtaking castle, and much more! Hear the stories behind these magnificent monuments. Your tour is guided in English, Dutch, and French. There are also illustrated translations into German, Spanish, Italian, Russian and Japanese available on board.
Includes
  • Boat trip
  • Guide
  • Blankets (winter tour only)
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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    Meeting point

    Meet your guide at the big yellow umbrella - corner in Kraanlei near the Castle of the Counts.

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    Important information

    Not allowed

    • Pets (assistance dogs allowed)
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.3 /5

    based on 568 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.5/5
    • Transportation
      4.5/5
    • Service
      4.3/5
    • Organization
      4.3/5

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    July 3, 2022

    Bra o trevlig tur med historien om Gent.

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    July 4, 2022

    Product ID: 196022