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Ghent City Center

Ghent, Belgium
+32 9 264 83 03
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Ghent, Belgium
+32 9 264 83 03

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Reviewed yesterday

Each yea in the month of July is Ghent immersed in a large folk festival. Performances, cover bands, fun fair, street musicians, food, drinks ..... you'll find it there in the centre of the city. So many people side by side, so many origins, multicultural,...More

Thank Ann V
Reviewed 2 days ago

We found much more to see and do in the historic city center in Ghent than we did in the tourist-choked city of Brugge. Churches, amazing architecture, cafes, a castle, bars, restaurants, a series of linked plazas--this is a wonderful place.

Thank Peru77
Reviewed 3 days ago

Ghent city centre is vibrant and interesting. The Korenmarket features shops & restaurants, and the busy tram system, along with a handy grocery store, AH

Thank codym481
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Gent Feenste Festival was on and the whole city turns into a food, beer, wine and music festival .

Thank Pat W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Ghent is such a nice city... Have visited plenty of times. Since a few months the city is also car free which makes it even better! Don't miss the St. Bavo’s Cathedral (Van Eyck's The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb), the old Belfry, Gravensteen, Patershol,...More

Thank AdrianaPB
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Ghent is bustling with joie de vivre all its own. It's worth exploring the city center to appreciate the local culture. Stop by any cafe for coffee, and find a chocolatier. Get your Belgian beer from any of the nearby beer houses. Find a spot...More

Thank Dee N
Reviewed 6 days ago

super cool city..;Gentse feesten are recommended!!! Great food, great drinks..relaxed atmosphere. The nightlife is great, the locals are awesome!

Thank Hans V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful city, as many of the reviews say, but beware of visiting in mid July. The city was set up for festival season which meant temporary stages and beer gardens everywhere. Several were blocking views of the rivers and historical sites. There were many outdoor...More

Thank TravellingHusky
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Ghent city center is spectacular, dynamic, safe, welcoming, ... A very old city where the cultural inheritance has been very wel preserved. In almost any street you will find evidence of the rich past of Ghent: beautiful medieval houses, churches, canals. At the same...More

1  Thank Philip H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is a while since I visited Ghent, but it still remains one of my favourite Belgium cities. The architecture is outstanding with lots and lots of it. Today they are setting up for the annual music festival, with stages appearing down every alleyway. I...More

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Response from bbb05 | Reviewed this property |
I have eaten dog in Sulawesi , but we do not do this in ghent
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Response from Mia209 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Jackie052- Look up Wikitravel/en/Gent. Not sure if it helps but do contact the tourist Information in Gent and hopefully they can answer you. Have a wonderful time, Gent is a lovely town. Mia
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Response from BGoClicking | Reviewed this property |
Great idea to visit Ghent. Go to belgianrail.be/jp/sncb-nmbs-routeplanner/query.exe/en and you will get any train shedule, price and book your tickets online. Leaving the station you take tram 1 that will take you in max 20... More