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Gent-Watertoerist BVBA

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Ghent, Belgium
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$8.69 per adult
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Cruise the romantic waterways of medieval Ghent on a 40-minute tour and take in the sights along the River Leie waterfront. Glide past the medieval port of Graslei, the old Groot Vleeshuis Butcher’s Hall and the imposing Castle of Counts, and admire the pretty colorful houses along the riverside.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With the weather not cooperating, using the covered boat option was ideal. Ticket prices are very reasonable. Board early to get the best seating.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank John Carl R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

wonderful to see all the buildings from the water. price was quite reasonable. our guide was very knowledgeable and you could tell he had a passion for Ghent.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank captmom
Reviewed March 15, 2019

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

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Julia H
Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

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

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Shelliu
Reviewed October 11, 2018

The boat trip has nothing special and it’s better to walk around the water to enjoy the view better anytime

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BART G
Reviewed October 2, 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank mlj2714
Reviewed July 21, 2018

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

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank TedD958
Reviewed July 13, 2018

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

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank Bramwell N
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

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.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Mayada_godfather
Reviewed April 7, 2018

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

Date of experience: April 2018
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