Ghent, Belgium

About Ghent

Ghent, a vibrant Belgian city, seamlessly blends medieval charm with a lively contemporary vibe. Wander through the picturesque streets to admire the stunning Gravensteen Castle and the majestic Saint Bavo's Cathedral. Enjoy a boat ride along the scenic canals and savor delicious local cuisine at cozy cafes. Ghent's unique blend of history, culture, and modern energy promises an unforgettable experience.

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Ghent highlights

Average temperature in June

23 °C / 73 °F

High season months

June, July, August, September

Local currency

Euro (EUR)

Local language

Dutch, French, German

Closest Airports

  • Brussels Airport (BE) - 55.8 km (34.7 mi)
  • Brussels South Charleroi Airport (BE) - 83.7 km (52.0 mi)

Fun fact

Ghent hosts Europe's largest vegetarian day each Thursday.

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