Ghent Itinerary 1 Day

Explore the best places to visit in 1 day in Ghent using this travel itinerary which takes you through the top attractions in the city.

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A Day in Ghent - Perfect 24 Hours Guide

Whether you're in Ghent just for a day with your friends, a day off on a business trip, or first timer backpacking on a solo trip and you've always wanted to go to Ghent, you can still explore this city of Belgium and get a feel for its culture and history.

Is one day enough for Ghent?

Wondering whether one day is enough or not, to explore Ghent? Certainly not; but here's how you can make the most of it. Though Ghent is the place to be, suggesting attractions for 24 hours in Ghent could be a tough choice as there are many places than you can visit. You might get a glimpse of Ghent, but for a local slice, you of course need a lot more time. On this trip, we suggest you cover only 4-5 popular attractions of Ghent, spending time walking around and discovering the history, culture, and people.

What to pack for 1 day in Ghent vacation?

It can be worth having a petite backpack for Ghent day trip. More helpful things to pack for a day trip to Ghent:

  • Light jacket
  • Maps and Brochures
  • Snacks and Water Bottle
  • Camera with batteries

How much money do you need for 1 day in Ghent?

The average daily price for traveling in Ghent is USD 176. The average price of food for one day is USD 37.65. The average price of a hotel for a couple is USD 198.

How to spend 1 day in Ghent?

The best way to explore Ghent in 1 day is to visit the best Ghent attractions and avoid the crowd whenever possible. This Ghent itinerary of 1 day takes you to the landmark spots like Gravensteen Castle, St. Bavo's Cathedral, Graslei And Korenlei. Along with a mist-trix of must-see attractions, outdoor activities and few family and kid’s activities like a visit to Het Design Museum, you will have a splendid time on your one day trip to Ghent for sure.

Ghent travel tips to save time and money

Easy and handy Ghent guidelines for your one day trip in Ghent:

  • Don't try to fit in everything
  • Book a guided Ghent sightseeing tour
  • Start early, you will have more time to explore as well you can easily beat the crowds.
  • Don't leave your planning until the last minute

Where to stay for 1 day in Ghent?

Since you have only 24 hours in Ghent, you should make the most of it by staying around the city's top attractions. Although it might not be the best deal, you will save time as well money spent on commute. Whatever your budget is, you can easily find the cheap and budget friendly accommodations in Ghent for 1 day. Locals also offer cozy homestays with awesome food and they would guide you to plan your travel accordingly.

Best places to eat in Ghent if you've only 1 day:

Want to explore the sumptuous cuisine of this city? Then, visit the most popular restaurants for delicious food.

Local transportation in Ghent

If you want to explore the offbeat places in Ghent and know its every nook and corner, then hopping onto a metro/train or a local city bus will be a smart choice.

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