St Michael's Bridge, Ghent

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Enjoy one of the best views in the city from St Michael's Bridge, where you'll get a 360-degree perspective of the town's main attractions. These include the Old Fish Market, Castle of the Counts, and "Three Tower Row," all of which you can see in a panoramic cityscape. The pedestrian bridge is named for the church that resides on one end, recognizable for its large Gothic windows. A winged St. Michael watches over the pathway from the top of a lamppost. Don't be shy about asking one of the friendly locals to snap a photo of you on the bridge with the city in the background. Using our custom trip planner, Ghent attractions like St Michael's Bridge can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • This bridge is kind of like the center of everything, because you can see everything from it! It's a great place for photos of the beautiful buildings and the waterfront.  more »
  • We had great views of the city from this bridge. There is a bronze statue of St. Michael in the middle of the bridge. You can see St. Michael’s Church, the Castle of the Counts, Gralei and Korenlei...  more »
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