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Guided Boat Trip in Ghent

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Overview
The medieval monuments and UNESCO-listed landmarks of Ghent are even more impressive when viewed from the water. On this tour, set sail along the River Leie on a scenic 40-minute cruise. Pass the Castle of Counts and the Butcher’s Hall, cruise past the Graslei port, and learn more about Ghent’s history and cultural heritage as you listen to the live on-board commentary.
Highlights
  • Cruise past the Butcher’s Hall and the Castle of Counts
  • Enjoy panoramic views from an open or covered boat
  • Multiple tour departure times available throughout the day
  • Learn more about Ghent with live commentary on-board
What to Expect
Itinerary
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Stop At: Graslei and Korenlei, Graslei en Korenleih, Ghent Belgium

Stop At: Het Groot Vleeshuis, Groentenmarkt 7, Ghent 9000 Belgium

Stop At: Ruins of the Castle of the Counts, Rue Jacquet, Rochefort 5580 Belgium

Stop At: Gent-Watertoerist BVBA, Hoogpoort 39 Kantoor is gelegen te Hoogpoort 39, Gent, Ghent 9000 Belgium
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Important Information
Duration
40m
Inclusions
  • Live commentary on board
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Collapsible wheelchairs with removable wheels can be accommodated providing the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them board and disembark
  • No time slot needed
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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B Rose wrote a review Nov 2019
3 contributions1 helpful vote
Excellent value. Gives a different perspective on the city The pilot/guide gave a brilliant commentary in English on the sights and history. We went on the open boat with parasols which were lowered each time we went under a low bridge which gave us a good view but kept us dry
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Date of experience: November 2019
Mohamed B wrote a review Oct 2019
8 contributions
What makes this Boat trip even better is the place and the weather The start point is easy to find The boat captain speaks several languages and well educated and can answer your questions It will show you the place so better to start with it then go around walking
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xcarosophie wrote a review Sep 2019
13 contributions3 helpful votes
Our tourguide was very nice and caring. She taught us a lot on the way around Ghent. Unfortunately it was hard listening to her, as the boat seemed to be old and the speakers were really bad. Apart from that, it was a great tour!
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Debbie Z wrote a review Sep 2019
52 contributions7 helpful votes
At this price, how can you pass up a relaxing, narrated, 45 min boat tour of Ghent? The boat tour is narrated and gives an overall history of Ghent and points out many important historical sights. I would advise going early in the day before throngs of tourists arrive. The only
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Date of experience: August 2019
lynne a wrote a review Aug 2019
31 contributions7 helpful votes
We arrived in Ghent during their July Music Festival so the city was buzzing! The boat trips are easy to find at the bridge and a great deal at £7.50 each with a complimentary ice-cream. The commentary was excellent and very appropriate with lots of laughs.
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Date of experience: July 2019
Key Details
  • Graslei and Korenlei, Het Groot Vleeshuis, and 2 more
  • Duration: 40m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: Portuguese, Russian
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