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Ghent is a city with a small-town feel: all top attractions are within walking distance from one another. Therefore walking is also the most efficient – and the healthiest! – way to discover the city.


Stadswandeling interactief Gent

The old centre of the city of Ghent is known as the ‘kuip’. This walk will take you around most of it in two hours.

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Stad Gent. Departement ruimtelijke planning, mobiliteit en openbaar domein
Embedded thumbnail for Ghent: city of lights "In Ghent one has to stay the night because the city is not only a pretty picture in daylight. Ghent is the only Belgian city with a lighting plan that ensures a romantic and safe nightly visit. Corners that in daytime remain undiscovered are suddonly revealed by the illumination."