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new Hello Ghent! Visit the historic centre and the Cathedral

The ultimate get-to-know Ghent!

Ready for a dive into Ghent’s past? You will be amazed by the fascinating history, art and culture. Combine the tour with a visit to the Adoration of the Mystic Lamb.

More about this tour

A medieval castle, graceful houses, medieval towers, world-famous art treasures as well as modern street art, charming squares and markets full of goodies: in the city centre all attractions are side by side. Find out why the citizens of Ghent are called 'noose-bearers'. Stroll through the ever-changing graffiti-alley or admire our wonderful medieval harbour. Your guide revives the astonishing history of the city with stories on Emperor Charles V, the gold-plated dragon on the Belfry and so much more...

Practical information
  • A visit to the Mystic Lamb masterpiece is not included in the tour. 
  • You will be kindly requested to show your health pass (vaccinated or recovered) during this visit.
  • Book and pay your tickets via https://www.sintbaafskathedraal.be
  • Be sure to inform us of the details of your time slot when booking your guided tour.
  • The guide can either pick you up or drop you off at the cathedrale after or before your visit to the Mystic Lamb.
  • Face coverings are mandatory indoors from the age of 10. 
  • It is highly recommended to wear a face covering when the safety distance of 1.5 m cannot be maintained.
  • On Sunday visits to the cathedral are possible from 1 PM onwards.

Meeting point Tourist Information Center, Veerleplein
Point of arrival
Languages Dutch, French, English, German, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Chinese, Swedish, West-Vlaams, Gents
Price from € 85
Duration 2 h