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Rederij De Gentenaer

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Groentenmarkt, Vleeshuisbrug | Kantoor is gelegen in de Hoogpoort 39 te Gent, Ghent 9000, Belgium
+32 9 269 08 69
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

We were in for a tour with some international friends, and the guide helped us in English, Spanish and French and sometimes Flemish ;-). She did such a great job, explaining many things about the city, the rivers, the local habits... and this fluently in...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

The day was windy and rainy. I watched a group of 20 or so Belgian school children between 5 and 6 march onto the boat behind me. My boat ended up with 3 patrons. I guess young Belgian school children are hardier than many of...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We loved this tour for just €7 per adult this is great value. The trip must of been a good 45 minutes plus. The tour guide had good language skills.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Friendly, knowledgeable and humorous. Given that these guides do this day in day out you could forgive them for sounding jaded, but our skipper/guide Stef was as fresh as a daisy and just kept the worthwhile commentary going for all 40 minutes.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Graeme C
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Great way to get a quick introduction to Ghent, and above all a genuine and funny guide! Matt was great and advised us on some great watering holes around the area :) feeling slightly merry typing this after the recommendation of the Klokke Roeland. It's...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

So don't worry your guide will do the other buildings as you return. Good view on many of the iconic buildings and a good quality English commentary as that was the common language on this boat. Being on the waterway you also get to see...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

Bit of a rainy day so chose the company that had a covered boat. We were the only 2 English speaking people on board but the guide was fantastic and translated everything for us. Our trip included a beer and a 'self-guided walkin tour' -...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Chris085
Reviewed 24 September 2016

I have used both boat companies which operate opposite each other in this beautiful part of Ghent and have been pleased with both. This time we filled the boat and had a good guide with microphone. 45 minutes of Ghent history with lovely views. Very...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Having done a walking tour on my previous visit, I was keen to explore Ghent differently and to enjoy the amazing sunshine we had on Sunday. There are two boat companies that operate opposite each other. We weren't really bothered with which one we would...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Great way to see the old part of the city. Guide was extremely informative in 3 languages. A great start to our mini break in this beautiful city. And they gave us a free ice cream!

Date of experience: July 2016
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