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The best way to see and learn about the city.

We had a beautiful and interesting morning run with Wim and learned in a short time a lot about... read more

Reviewed June 1, 2018
bartradema
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Almelo, The Netherlands
Perfect Way to See Ghent

Throughly enjoyed this original way to see and learn much about Ghent. Small and intimate tour... read more

Reviewed May 13, 2017
Bonaire06
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City Running is a guided sightseeing tour. It is the new way to explore a city during your holidays, congress or business trip with your running shoes.A running guide is guiding you through the districts of Gent, allowing you to experience up close...more
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Reviewed June 1, 2018

We had a beautiful and interesting morning run with Wim and learned in a short time a lot about Gent and her history. The interesting sights and the historical facts that were told during the run made the kilometers flyby. We can recommend the relaxed...More

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Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

Throughly enjoyed this original way to see and learn much about Ghent. Small and intimate tour with Wim who is knowledgeable and passionate about both running and his home city. Ghent has a history worth learning about and Wim does it justice. Don't worry about...More

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wimvdputte, Eigenaar at City Running Tours Gent, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2017

Thank you very much for your kind review. It's always a pleasure to show people around in my beautiful birth town. If you ar looking for other City Runs, please feel free to visit runningtours.net . Keep on running :-)

Reviewed April 16, 2017

We met Wim last week for his running tour around the city centre. It was a fanstastic way to see parts of Ghent you'd normally miss, and to hear the history of this fascinating place. Wim is a friendly, knowledgable and interesting guy, and matches...More

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Reviewed January 30, 2017

Wim's tour is a fantastic, efficient way to get to know the city, especially if you're short on time as we were. We did our tour on a dark and cold night, but Wim ran with a light and was an expert at navigating the...More

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Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

Wim is a really friendly, knowledgeable guide who loves running and is happy to share his experience and tips. A great way to see the city and learn a lot whilst getting some exercise. Explored parts of the city we would never have seen. A...More

1  Thank Jon P
Reviewed November 29, 2016 via mobile

Very nice way of waking up on a Sunday morning :-). Wim is really nice and welcoming, even with occasionally runners like us he adapted the pace and made us discover the nice city of Gent. We learned a lot, Wim knows very well about...More

Thank Giovanni C
Reviewed September 15, 2016

I had the oportunity to make a tour with Wim. Even if it was so hot (34 degrees) I enjoyed the visit to the city. It was the first time I made this combination and was great.

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Reviewed August 8, 2016

I just got back from my running tour with Wim and it was GREAT! If you are a runner I guarantee you will enjoy this run as it's a great way to explore the city, see a lot in a short period of time and...More

Thank joo ae s
wimvdputte, Eigenaar at City Running Tours Gent, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2016

Thank you for your kind words, Joo Ae. You're a great runner and maybe I should put the San Francisco Marathon on my wish list for the years to come. Always welcome to Ghent again and... Keep on Running !!!

Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

I did the Sunday morning run with Wim which I really enjoyed. Wim was very helpful and fitted me in at short notice even though I was alone. The run was about 10k in 80 minutes with lots of stops to view the key places....More

Thank Richard G
Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

Great tour by our knowledgable and entertaining guide Wim. We were able to set up a personal tour outside normal hours and were even collected from the station having arrived that morning. Learnt a lot about the city and travelled across variable terrain which kept...More

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