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Ghent completely with waterlocks - 90 min
Guided boat trip
Dutch , French , English , German , Spanish
Ghent became an island again: the circle is completed! You sail around the city centre, guided either live or by audio-guide.
And as a bonus surprise: you pass through a water lock! Even better: two water locks. We descend through the Scaldis water lock and ascend through the Saint George lock.
This tour offers a surprisingly large number of sights:
St Bavo’s Cathedral, the Belfry and St Nicholas’ Church
Old guildhalls of boatmen, masons, grain measurers, etc.
The Castle of the Counts
The old Fish market facing the even older Meat Hall
The 13th-century Dominican friary
The Ancient Port of Ghent with its mercantile houses, etc.
The old Law Courts of Ghent, the Opera, the Handelsbeurs concert hall
Going through the tunnels under the Laurentplein
The Castle of Gerald the Devil and the Episcopal Palace
The Nederschelde, alongside the Reep, until the new Scaldis water lock
Portus Ganda and the Saint George water lock
Baudelopark and the Museum of Industry
Boarding and disembarking is possible at various places!
A different embarkation/disembarkation point is also possible. In that case, you combine a city tour with a tailor-made taxi ride. Price enquiries can be made by e-mail or telephone.