Visiting Ghent? Of course we will make it as safe as possible for you! The Ghent museums, historic houses, shops, restaurants and cafés have been reopened with new security measures. Fortunately, Ghent has many walking and cycling areas. Discover all there is to do in the city!

Hospitality industry in Ghent

Ghent's restaurants and cafés are also allowed to open their doors again. Be sure to visit them during your visit to the city. We’ve already listed a few tips.

Tips for walking or cycling in Ghent

Ghent boasts lots of green spots with plenty of space! Here you can get some much-needed fresh air if you're allowed to leave your home. Going for a stroll or a bike ride in the city centre is a perfect way of taking in some fresh air.

Dive into the city

Visiting the city on foot is perfectly possible, everything is within walking distance. But you can also choose another way to explore the city. With a guide for some more information, rent a bike and go a bit further, or take a nice boat trip.

Museums and culture

The Ghent Museums, Monuments and Historical Houses are open again. Only individual visitors or small groups will be allowed, with a limit on the total number of daily visitors. Tickets have to be reserved or bought in advance.

Don't forget to visit the Mystic Lamb, which you can visit again in its home base, St. Bavo's Cathedral.

Hotels in Ghent

Choose again for one or more nights in Ghent to see as much of the city as possible during your visit. The hotels, B&B's, hostels and campsites are open.

    Enjoy Ghent, even from your own couch!

    You don't have to be in Ghent at the moment to enjoy it. Thanks to the cultural institutions, you can enjoy all the Ghentian beauty. From virtual tours to live streams and digital archives.