Hop on hop off water tram

Discover Ghent from the water and on land

Fancy a lovely boat trip in Ghent or a nice stroll through the streets of Ghent?
The hop on hop off water-tramway combines the best of these tourist activities. You‘ll discover Ghent in an original way by walking along and getting on and off the water-tramway as you please.

6 stops: getting on and off as you please

Castle of the Counts, Medieval harbour, Museumsite, St Peter’s Abbey, Cathedral, Shopping Veldstraat.


While going from one stop to another, you will receive additional information complementary to the city tips and walking routes.

Good to know: you can also choose to follow the route non-stop and thus enjoy a boat trip ‘Ghent Completely’ of 1.5 hours, guided in multiple languages.

Top 50 Must sees

We selected fifty of the most beautiful places in Ghent for you. These city tips were chosen with the greatest care in order to let you discover Ghent in a focused and relaxed way.

6 beautiful walking routes

These 50 must sees were used to outline 6 walking routes along the most beautiful places of Ghent. Each walking route starts and ends at a hopspot (stop).
You’ll find these 6 walking routes on the map you receive at the moment of embarkation. A walking booklet with pictures and explanation about the 50 must sees is for sale at € 5.

Where to buy a Hop on hop off ticket?

  • De Bootjes van Gent – Rederij Dewaele bv Jetty at the green hut, Korenlei 4a, 9000 Gent. Here you can buy your tickets and the walking booklet as well.

  • On the boat, at every stop.

  • Online - www.hoponhopoff.be Choose the tickets you desire, fill in your personal data and pay online. You will receive your digital tickets by mail.


You can choose: a one-day-ticket or a two-day ticket.
With your ticket you can hop on or hop off as you please at any stop.

Questions? Mail to info@debootjesvangent.be