Do this because
Enjoy a day trip from Brussels to Ghent by train with your guide
Discover a surprising city where the old meets new
Admire impressive architectures and paintings done by the greats Flemish painters
What to expect
Meet your local guide in front of the city hall at the grand-place of Brussels and embark on a journey to discover the surprising city of Ghent!
With the help of your guide, you will discover a multifaceted town where the old meets the new. Admire the city’s architectural buildings, numerous of which are part of the UNESCO world’s heritage list.
Learn all about the Van Eyck brothers and their masterpiece “The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb”. Marvel at the impressive medieval buildings such as the “Castle of the count” and enjoy all of its modernity thanks to its university quarter.
In this tour, you will be able to see various hidden jewels such as:
- Saint Bavo’s Cathedral
- An optional visit to the altarpiece of Saint Bavo’s Cathedral: “The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb” by the Van Eyck brothers
- The market square, the Belfort tower, and the covered market
- The City Hall
- The churches of St. Nicholas, St. James, and St. Michel
- The Graslei
- Gravensteen (Castle of the count)
- The medieval butchery
COVID-19 informationThe following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
The experience complies with government regulations
Social distancing is enforced
Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
9-hours walking tour
Round-trip train ticket from Brussels to Ghent and Back
Free time included
What’s not included
Food and drink
All extras not explicitly mentioned to the partner (museum entry ticket, boat tour...)
Grand-Place, Grote Markt, Bruxelles, Belgique
Meet up with the guide on the Grand-Place of Brussels, in front of the city hall. The guide is easily noticeable thanks to his white umbrella with the Bravo Discovery logo.
- Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.
Important to know
- There is a minimum of 6 people per booking
- It is suggested to wear comfortable walking shoes and to bring a bottle of water with you