Search
Hotel Deals
date_range
date_range
map
Map &
Directions
mode_edit
Write a Tip
chevron_left
 
chevron_right

Top Tours

 
Private Tour: Ghent and Bruges Day Trip from Brussels
"Leave your Brussels hotel by luxury minivan and travel northwest to Ghent passing through the scenic Belgian countryside. After roughly an hour on the road arrive in Ghent a city characterized by medieval architecture a network of canals and impressive sights. Head inside St Bavo Cathedral to see its altarpiece adorned with the Van Eyck painting The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb
From EUR138.00
 
Private Tour: Ghent and Bruges Day Trip from Brussels
"Leave your Brussels hotel by luxury minivan and travel northwest to Ghent passing through the scenic Belgian countryside. After roughly an hour on the road arrive in Ghent a city characterized by medieval architecture a network of canals and impressive sights. Head inside St Bavo Cathedral to see its altarpiece adorned with the Van Eyck painting The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb
From EUR138.00
 
Guided Boat Trip in Ghent
"This is a boat trip in the historical heart of Ghent. It is an informative boat trip along the River Leie which takes you through the city of Ghent to let you discover the period of the Middle Ages. See the silent witnesses of the prestigious and gloriou the big old meat-market as well as the rugged and steep walls of the Castle of Counts. Admire the only traditional remaining wooden house front.There are open and covered boats available and there will be guided commentary so you can enjoy the views whil"""Enjoy a 40 minute guided boat trip in the historical heart of Ghent with live explanations. Departure is from one of the most beautiful spots in the city the Graslei which is the medieval port in the centre of Ghent. There are open and covered boats at your disposal."title=Highlights&1=40-minute+boat+cruise+along+the+River+Leie+in+Ghent&2=Travel+by+open+or+covered+boat+and+see+the+sights+from+the+water&3=Admire+the+Graslei%2C+the+Castle+of+Counts+and+the+Groot+Vleeshuis&4=Choice+of+several+departures+throughout+the+da""
From EUR7.00

More Nightlife in Gent

Het Waterhuis aan de Bierkant

I already give this cracking pub a mention under "Things to Do" - And Who Says Belgians Have No Sense Of Humour? on the basis of an afternoon visit, but now that I've had evening out here I'll add...
johngayton's Profile Photo
johngayton
Dec 17, 2014

Dulle Griet Pub

Together with VT member irisbe (Dannie) and wandeljp (Jean-Pierre) I also visited the Dulle Griet Pub, which is named after the nearby big cannon.The place is a typical Belgian pub serving up to 250...
HORSCHECK's Profile Photo
HORSCHECK
Mar 01, 2014

Hot Club de Gand

During my VT meeting with irisbe (Dannie) and wandeljp (Jean-Pierre) we also took a quick break in the Hot Club de Gand. The name is derived from the Paris counterpart Hot Club de France.The place...
HORSCHECK's Profile Photo
HORSCHECK
Mar 01, 2014

Hot Club de Gand

This place is hidden at the back of an alley way. Was very difficult to hear the music (only one guy on a guitar), especially sitting in the outdoor area. Fight through the packed, mostly University...
steedappeal's Profile Photo
steedappeal
Nov 14, 2011

BoHo Cafe & Atelier

This is an unusual concept. A full bar along with a sewing atelier upstairs for those inclined to make drapes, dresses, etc.. I tried and enjoyed 'Troubadour' beer for the first time- excellent!...
steedappeal's Profile Photo
steedappeal
Nov 13, 2011

De Vooruit

De Vooruit is a theatre/concertstage in a former newspaperbuilding.The building has very special atmosphere and is a hangout for students and 'older' people.Everyone who wants to read his newspaper...
vpeter's Profile Photo
vpeter
Jun 17, 2011
 
 
Sponsored Listings

Patrick Foley's

I always have the feeling when you go to an Irish Pub that there's always a very commercial atmosphere but this Irish Pub feels very genuine because the prices are okay, the interior is not too...
Vincedem's Profile Photo
Vincedem
Apr 04, 2011

Kokorico

A nice place in Zomergem - a disco for young and old - the place to be when some good friends are celebrating their anniversary, together.At the occasion of this anniversary - Nicki and Rebecca gave...
Luchonda's Profile Photo
Luchonda
Apr 04, 2011

Kokorico

September, 9th of 2005 - a great birthday party dominated the small city of Zomergem.A unique place to celebrate special events. Jessy, a coming star in the world of music made here a video clip - in...
Luchonda's Profile Photo
Luchonda
Apr 04, 2011

't Dreupelkot

It might be a bit difficult to find, but don’t let that discourage you. Look out for a painted image of the owner Pol; it’s on the outside wall, inviting you into his hole. Passing through a small...
Niekie's Profile Photo
Niekie
Apr 04, 2011

Sous-Sol

This place is small and pretty cool being down in a sort of medieval crypt. Pretty popular among the 'coolest' of Gent. Also has excellent cocktails. Music types: drum 'n bass, twostep, jungle, hip...
urbangorilla's Profile Photo
urbangorilla
Apr 04, 2011

De Gentse feesten

It's a 10-day festival that takes places on several squares in the historical center of Ghent. I was there this year for the first time and it's really great. The city in itself is so beautiful that...
Bigjones's Profile Photo
Bigjones
Apr 04, 2011

+++ several names +++

Here is a database from the Use-it website where you would find many joints for some nightlife spots in the city of Ghent.So far, and as far as I know, Ghent is the only Belgian city that is covered...
Norali's Profile Photo
Norali
Apr 04, 2011

Herberg "de Dulle Griet"

A browncafe with old interieur with a huge beerlist!Rudy and Leroy had a Max, a large beer of 1.2ltr in a special glass. This pub has some real funny tradition when someone orders a Max beer, he/she...
catnl's Profile Photo
catnl
Apr 04, 2011

Top Hotels in Gent

Hotels
Hoogpoort 63, (formerly "Sofitel"), Ghent, East Flanders, 9000, Belgium
Show Prices
Hotels
Koningin Astridlaan 138, Ghent, East Flanders, 9000, Belgium
Show Prices
Hotels
Nederkouter 24-26, Ghent, East Flanders, 9000, Belgium
Show Prices
Hotels
Kraanlei 37, Ghent, East Flanders, 9000, Belgium
Show Prices
Hotels
Drabstraat, Korenlei 10, Ghent, East Flanders, 9000, Belgium
Show Prices
Hotels
Goudenleeuwplein 5, Ghent, East Flanders, 9000, Belgium
Show Prices

Top Things to Do in Gent

Things to Do

Gravensteen - Castle of the Counts

An imposing landmark in the city centre is the castle Gravensteen, the word Gravensteen is Dutch and stands for "Castle of the Counts", so the castle was the seat of the counts of Flanders. Built in...
View More
Things to Do

Sintbaafskathedraal -St Bavo Cathedral

The interior of the cathedral is the mix of red brick and stone, quiet bit surprising me which I though it's entirely stone like the other cathedral in France in Gothic style. The light interior of...
View More
Things to Do

Belfort - Belfry Tower

On the west side of Cathedral of St Bavo stands the 91-meter-high belfry, symbol of the city's independence, where the charters of the privileges of Ghent were kept. The tower was begun about 1300 and...
View More
Things to Do

Sint-Niklaaskerk - St Nicholas Church

Together with the Belfry Tower, Sint-Baafskathedraal, and the St. Nicholas' Church (Sint-Niklaaskerk) belongs to the prominent three towers of Gent's historic city centre, or maybe we can call it 3...
View More
Things to Do

Graslei

This beautiful place really amazed me when we arrived after admiring the cathedrals and towers. We can say it a paradise for architecture. This medieval port with its unique row of historical...
View More
Things to Do

Vrijdagmarkt

The Ons Huis and Bond Moyson Buildings are probably due to their impressive Art Nouveau style my favourite buildings in Gent. They are linked to the Socialist Movement in Flanders and were built in...
View More
Luchonda's Profile Photo

Luchonda

"Ghent - my hometown"
View Member
Norali's Profile Photo

Norali

"July 21 in Ghent: exotic!"
View Member

HORSCHECK

"Gent – Flemish city of three towers"
View Member
zrim's Profile Photo

zrim

"Simply Put: A Fabulous City"
View Member
St_Vincent's Profile Photo

St_Vincent

"Gent - Go There - Drink Beer"
View Member