With the weather not cooperating, using the covered boat option was ideal. Ticket prices are very reasonable. Board early to get the best seating.
The guide seemed knowledgeable and interested. Only thing was that it did seem that he tried to cover too much in too many languages. We spent a lot of time enjoying the ride but not really understanding the high points of what we were seeing....More
We felt so lucky to find a covered boat tour in the winter with an excellent guide. He spoke Dutch, French and English and was both witty and informative. The ride was a short 40min, perfect and way better than those poor lads freezing under...More
The boat we picked had a skipper/guide from one of the old familes which give him the right to do tours without having to pay, his Knowledge of Ghent went beyond the riverside as was very good and informative. the trip was just on the...More
We would highly recommend this tour of The Canals of Ghent. You will passby magnificent architecture, unsurprisingly similar to that of Amsterdam, seeing as Belgium use to form part of the Netherlands. Our boat tour was arranged by APT as part of their bus trip...More
The only way to really appreciate the architecture of this beautiful city. Cruise along the canals past former merchants houses and warehouses. One hour trips ideal - frequent departures and excellent value. An experience not to be missed. If you visit Ghent for the day...More
Very nice boat tour. You can see all the sightseeings in Gent. Old buildings and houses as well. The tour for 40 min between 11a.m and 6p.m.
Very fun boat tour in Gent! Great way to see the city, and I saw many places that I don't think I would have ended up walking to otherwise. A few negatives though: Their website says they open at 9am, but they didn't open until...More