Fancy exploring the city with the entire family? The Fosfor the Dragon app is the ideal guide for a treasure hunt walk through Ghent. Together, you look for Fosfor the Dragon’s glasses and find out interesting facts about Ghent along the way. A wonderful combination of entertainment, exercise and a bit of culture!

3 km - 4000 steps

Can you help Dragon Fosfor search?

Do you know Fosfor the Dragon? He lives on top of the Belfry and is Ghent’s brave guardian angel. He can breathe fire like the best of them, but he has some trouble taking care of his stuff. With the Fosfor the Dragon app, you will retrace the friendly dragon’s last route in search of his glasses. Along the way, you will carry out assignments and learn fun facts about Ghent. The treasure hunt is made for children aged between 5 and 12, but younger visitors can also take part with the help of an adult. The treasure hunt takes about two hours. Be sure to start before 3 pm, so that you have reached the finish before 5 pm for the finale and receive a surprise.

Tip: start your treasure hunt with a full battery or take a power bank with you.  But don’t worry if your battery is empty at some point during the walk.  It’s a good opportunity to charge your device and take a break in one of the many family-friendly restaurants and bars!   

Download the app and set out on a quest

Want to go on a quest like a real detective? Then all you have to do is install the Fosfor the Dragon app, go to the starting point of the route and keep your eyes peeled. Enjoy the treasure hunt!

Download the app here!

Do you need help during the treasure hunt?  Find the answers to frequently asked questions here.

Fosfor the Dragon

Want to take a break? 

Plenty of restaurants and bars in Ghent are child-friendly. Choose and enjoy!  

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