Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English, Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on March 04, 2020

We are a community of passioned tour guides who love history and will make discover the best of Belgium. We want your visit to be like a dream, like a journey through time. So far we 100% of our comments are positive. Why take a guided visit with us? Our background as storytellers will guarantee you a unique experience. We would like to tell you the official story of the city, but also that story that has been forgotten, ignored, and that is waiting to be discovered by you in the different corners of the city. Make your reservation now, and discover Belgium with us.

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
  • Accepts electronic payment
    This tour allows payment by electronic means or credit card

Tour description

Ghent: the most beautiful city in the world
Bruges is beautiful...but Ghent is just stunning.
Perfect for a last-minute or weekend getaway, its peculiar atmosphere is steeped in history and mysticism.
Lose yourself in its streets and discover the exciting cultural cocktail it offers.

This city that brings together all times: the Middle Ages and the latest trends in architecture merge into a city full of freshness and rebellion.
The original city of the most powerful man in the West, Carlos V, is today a cultural treasure of the contemporary world and new trends.
Do you like medieval architecture, art and legends? You will love this northern jewel.
Why visit Ghent with us? Because we are experienced locals. With us you will live and feel an authentic experience.

We will begin the visit at the door of the Cathedral of Saint Bavo , where you will learn about the talent of the primitive Flemish painters.

Later we continue to the city towers , the magnificent Gothic-style Ghent Town Hall .

Then the church of San Nicolás awaits us and a feast of architectural styles will unfold before your eyes.

We will cross the portentous San Miguel bridge towards the old docks, we will discover the strength of the medieval guilds and their wealth.

If we work up an appetite, we will have the opportunity to visit the local food stalls in the old meat market, in order to head enthusiastically to the old Castle of the Counts of Flanders where we will culminate our adventure.

Book now and discover with us Ghent where the past and the present meet.

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Limburgstraat 2, 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Limburgstraat 2, 9000 Gent, Belgium
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    On one side of the Cathedral of Saint Bavo.

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    Outside visit
    Saint Bavo's Cathedral
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    Ghent Belfry
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    Chiesa di San Michele
  • 6
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    Dulle Griet
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How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Mario 13 Aug 2023

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Travelled in couple - Aug 2023
Great historical stories, he gave us time for questions even after we finished
Bilal 07 Aug 2023

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Travelled alone - Aug 2023
Nicholas's enthusiasm and knowledge made this an amazing experience.
Mayara 06 Aug 2023

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Travelled in couple - Aug 2023
Nicolás was very Nice and knowledgeable bringing several interesting information about the city in a very good pace. He gave several nice tips and was interested in our route around Belgium to also ensure we had a good time during our trip. It was a really nice experience!
Sheva 14 Jul 2023
New York

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Travelled in couple - Jul 2023
We particularly liked that our guide gave a bit of historical backgroung and showed a map which divided the French-speaking part of the country from the Dutch speaking. It put much into perspective.
Marites 09 Jul 2023
San Diego

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Travelled alone - Jul 2023
Nicolas is such an awesome guru! He made the walk fun, interesting and very informative! Thank you Nicolas!
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.