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About Ghent

Ghent is a hidden gem that’s often overshadowed by its more famous neighbors. Yet, to overlook Ghent is to miss out on experiencing one of Belgium’s most enchanting cities, alive with history, culture, and an unpretentious charm that’s hard to find elsewhere. Known for its well-preserved medieval architecture, the cityscape of Ghent is a picturesque tableau that transports visitors back in time. Ghent also thrives as a cultural hotspot, renowned for its vibrant arts scene. The city boasts an array of museums and galleries, each narrating facets of Flemish art, culture, and history. Furthermore, Ghent’s culinary scene is a delightful exploration of tradition meets innovation. From cozy cafes serving the famous Belgian waffles and chocolates to haute cuisine that pushes the boundaries of modern gastronomy, the city offers a culinary adventure for every palate.

What's Unmissable

  • Tour The Gravensteen, a castle dating back to the Middle Ages
  • Enjoy a walking food tour

Ghent is a city that invites you with open arms to wander its cobbled streets, relish its artistic treasures, and partake in its lively, contemporary culture.