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Delightful walk along the canal

A very pretty, quiet cobblestone canal-side road which has some lovely artisan shops and places to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
CallieGuru
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London, England
Great little area

Departing Graventseen Castle, I headed for the Zuivelbrugstraat bridge to do a walking circuit back... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2017
CodyMav
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Brisbane
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“lovely area” (3 reviews)
“gothic style” (3 reviews)
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Kraanlei, Ghent, Belgium
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very pretty, quiet cobblestone canal-side road which has some lovely artisan shops and places to eat.

Thank CallieGuru
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Departing Graventseen Castle, I headed for the Zuivelbrugstraat bridge to do a walking circuit back to Korenmarket. This riverside stretch had some interesting shopfronts and was a nice detour.

Thank CodyMav
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Kraanlei is the place to be in the evening. Go there in time or make a reservation in one of the restaurants and simply enjoy the evening. Or just go there with your friends to hang out at the water side. Really a great place...More

Thank Stefan_AT_22
Reviewed 15 May 2017

By the side of River Lei, there were many traditional old houses built in Gothic style. It was really enjoyable to stroll along the riverside and watch people doing different things at the same time. The area would be more crowded at night time where...More

Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 2 April 2017

it is the back of the shopping street .here you have the house of alijn.there are a lot of different spot from the canal to explore this is one of them by foot or by boat

Thank Jean-Paul D
Reviewed 28 February 2017

This is really not an attraction worth seeing as it looks just like any other side street with it's bars and restaurants. Nothing special.

Thank jordanellie41
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Probably the most beautiful street by the River with houses in Gothic style. The best is to see it from different bridges and enjoy the skyline with the river in front. Nice quite area with numerous cafes, Bars and restaurants. After sunset this area truly...More

Thank SincereSoldier
Reviewed 4 October 2016

You visit Ghent for Grsalei and Kranlei. Its a street by the harbour of River Lei which houses the warehouses made in Gothic style in the medieval times. Some houses are as old as 1500s. Nice quite area with numerous cafes, joints, Bars, restaurants. But...More

1  Thank Suchismita S
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Our Hotel - Harmony was along the Krannlei so a bit biased. Lovely area of Ghent worth a stroll. It meanders along the canal and into a busy street of restaurants.

Thank chillledout
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Colorful buildings with great architecture a must see while you are there also you find some good restaurants around

Thank Sharkawy55
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