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Address: Korenlei 4A, Ghent 9000, Belgium
Phone Number: (+32) 09 / 229 17 16
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This is worth 7 euros for the trip. Easy enough to pick up by the canal side and no wait on the Saturday. The commentary by the boat driver is ok but you have to wait for about 3... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Louise H
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Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
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Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
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239 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is worth 7 euros for the trip. Easy enough to pick up by the canal side and no wait on the Saturday. The commentary by the boat driver is ok but you have to wait for about 3 other languages. There you see sights you wouldn't know were there.

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Dubai, UAE
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25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After being on many boat, train and walking tours, I can say this one was probably one of our favourite ones- guide/captain Nick was young, energetic and funny and really added atmosphere with his stories of history and urban tales of Gent! Beautiful views from canal on the fortress and rest of the town! We recommend it to all who... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

After couple of time we took a boat trip. This changes the perspective. On top trips are informative and guide Has spoken in 5 languages

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Port Saint Joe, Florida
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101 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

We enjoyed this so much we went two days in a row. The drivers easily launch into five languages back and forth. They point out sights that you will want to venture out to see on foot. They give a humorous presentation geared to the particular audience. HIghly recommend and it is an inexpensive 45 minute ride along the river... More 

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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33 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Great 40 minute boat tour. The guide/captain had a lot of information and was funny! Worth your money!

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

The Boats of Gent was a very fun way to tour and see the city. While the canals are not as big or expansive as lets say Bruges, the history and architecture made for a fascinating ride. Taking a beautiful and relaxing tour on a boat in Gent can never be a bad idea.

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

Very informative, guide excellent. We took the 40 minute trip which was long enough. Very enjoyable and a good way to get a potted history on a day trip to Ghent

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kent
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

Had a fabulous boat tour from this company. Had a tour in English with a delightful young gentleman who took us to all the historic places with a great story for each place and area.

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Oxon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Our coach wasn't allowed to park in Ghent so we were picked up on the outskirts. I was very tearful as I walk with a stick due to difficulties I was frightened I wouldn't be able to get onto the boat and I would be stranded for 4 hours in the middle of no where as the coach was going... More 

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Crewe, United Kingdom
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

Had a lovely river trip well worth doing if you have never been before. Gives you a good idea were to go before you start walking. Were out for about 40 mins and the guide explained everywhere on route.

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