1 - 6 hours





starting at

€ 180


Looking for a completely personalised private tour of Ghent? We're here for you! You can choose a day, the time that best suits you and together we can set the perfect itinerary.

The best independent tour guides in Ghent are at your disposal. Our guides all have their own specialties: medieval history, food culture, Belgian beer, the art of the Flemish Primitives... You name it and we'll find the perfect match.

Save time by leaving all the planning to us. Besides the walking tour itself, we can arrange transport, get tickets to a variety of museums and activities, book you a table at the finest restaurants and more.

With a private guide to explore Ghent you can enjoy the city with your family or colleagues. We have special team building activities to add to your visit as well.

Possible Stops

  • St. Michael's Bridge and its surroundings
  • Leie River and the Guild Halls
  • Gravensteen Castle
  • Groentemarkt, once the vegetable market
  • Friday Market
  • Graffiti Street
  • Town Hall
  • Belfry Tower and the St. Bavo Cathedral
  • and more...

Why a private tour?

You can start and finish when you want and where you want

With just you and your group we can answer all questions you have

Together we'll decide how much (or little) ground we cover. We can add more stories or taste a fantastic Belgian beer

Inclusions & Exclusions

What's included:

  • Expert local guide
  • Praline tasting (optional)

What's not included:

  • Beer Sampling at a bar or brewery (optional)
  • Museum visit, canal tour by boat or kayak (optional)
  • Gratuities for the guide (optional)


Where do the tours start?

Usually our guides will come to your hotel or B&B to meet you and we can start from there. Or we can meet you at a parking garage, the train or tram station. If you prefer it to maximise your experience in the city centre we may also suggest meeting at a landmark.

Is it possible to focus on a theme?

Yes, of course! We customise the tour to fit your interests whether that's diving into a specific theme or seeing as many landmarks as possible. Just let us know your preferences and your timeframe and we'll do the rest.

Get in touch!

Send us an email using the button above or to ambassadorsofthecitygmail.com to enquire a private tour. We offer them in English, Spanish and Dutch. (Looking for a different language, get in touch and we can refer you to some amazing guides).

If you prefer a call you can reach us at +32 484 935 878 (also for WhatsApp).

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