Free Tours

1 Gorgeous Ghent by night Tour

Princes and princesses of darkness flock to my Gorgeous Ghent by night Tour. Not to mention night owls and bat lovers.

Feel like joining Ben’s free Night Tour at 10pm? Not sure yet? Don’t be afraid of the dark: the only thing to fear is fear itself. Be brave and pull yourself together. Participate and unravel the night mysteries of Ghent.

Learn about Ghent’s:

  • Twice awarded light plan and its fascinating story
  • Four international light festivals: 2011, 2012, 2015 and 2018
  • Illuminated architecture, skyline, squares, streets, monuments, river banks,…
  • Night stories, night culture, night mysteries and nightlife
  • End of the light plan on Saint Michael’s Bridge at midnight, announced by the belfry bells. Shoot the best ‘before’ and ‘after’ pictures with a magnificent 360° panoramic view.

Free Gorgeous Ghent by night Tour:

march – october: every day 10pm

november – february: Thursday – Sunday 10pm


2 Free Highlights of Ghent Tour

Experience Ben’s Ghent’s two-hour Highlights of Ghent Tour: the perfect way to get to know Ghent if you are pressed for time. In an entertaining and interactive way, you learn the fascinating story of Ghent in a nutshell.

Free Highlights of Ghent Tour

March – October: Wednesday – Sunday 4pm November – February: Thursday – Sunday 4pm


You cannot leave Ghent without seeing these 5 absolute highlights:

  • The three towers of Ghent: Saint Nicolas Church, the Belfry and Saint Bavo’s Cathedral
  • The world famous triptych: ‘the Adoration of the Mystic Lamb’ aka ‘the Ghent Altarpiece’ by Hubert and Jan Van Eyck
  • The old medieval harbour at Graslei and Korenlei
  • The Castle of the Counts at Sint-Veerleplein
  • My personal favourites: Achtersikkel and Serpentstraat

Free Highlights of Ghent Tour

march – october: Wednesday – Sunday 4pm

november – february: Thursday – Sunday 4pm

3 Graffiti & Street Art Tour

Eager to go off the beaten track? Want to feel the beating heart of young, contemporary and creative Ghent? Then join my exclusive and two-hour Street Art & Graffiti Tour on Saturdays.

Get to know Ghent’s:

  • World famous street art superstar ROA, born and bred in Ghent
  • Powerful pieces and eye candy by Bué the Warrior, Scarpulla, Strook, a Squid called Sebastian, Klaas van der Linden, paper bugs by Pol Cosmo, Matthew Dawn, Cee Pil, Mr. Mong, Resto, Art for thought, chewing gum artist Ben Wilson,…
  • Upcoming international talent
  • 2 Sorry Not Sorry Street Art Festivals and Kapow Collective Headquarters in Huidevetterken
  • Graffiti Street aka Werregarenstraat for the incrowd

Free Graffiti & Street Art Tour

Every Saturday 1pm