Medieval splendour at the heart of the city
The Castle of Counts in Ghent was once the pride of the Count of Flanders. Take a leap into the past ... both in the castle itself and in its surroundings.
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The Counts’ Castle is the only medieval fortress left in Flanders. Our guide will tell you about the eventful history of the Counts’ Castle which throughout the centuries served as prison, barracks, court of justice and even as a textile factory. Inside you will find impressive halls, original collections of weapons and torture instruments. Our guide will lead you through “Patershol”, a quarter with a medieval atmosphere and picturesque streets full of cosy restaurants and pubs. Discover the colourful diversity!
|Meeting point||Tourist Information Center, Veerleplein (pedestrian area - no coaches)|
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|Languages||Dutch, French, English, German, Italian, Spanish, Swedish, West-Vlaams, Gents|
|Price||from € 120|