5 days in Ghent & De Haan Itinerary

5 days in Ghent & De Haan Itinerary

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Ghent
— 1 night
2
De Haan
— 3 nights

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Ghent

Ghent ©
Ghent melds the fairy tale-like beauty of Bruges with its stunning Flemish architecture, while at the same time supporting a vibrant cafe and bar scene.
On the 25th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Bavo's Cathedral, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Nicholas' Cathedral, and then get to know the fascinating history of Graslei and Korenlei. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Korenmarkt, appreciate the extensive heritage of Ghent City Center, then take in the views from St Michael's Bridge, then look for gifts at Bookz & Booze, and finally explore the historical opulence of Gravensteen.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Ghent trip planner.

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major aiports are Brussels Airport, Antwerp International Airport (Deurne), Ostend-Bruges International Airport and Brussels South Charleroi Airport. In July in Ghent, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to drive to De Haan.

Things to do in Ghent

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
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Gravensteen ©
Gravensteen
Ghent City Center
Ghent City Center
Saint Bavo's Cathedral ©
Saint Bavo's Cathedral

3
nights
De Haan

De Haan ©
De Haan is a place and a municipality located in the Belgian province of West Flanders. Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at SEA LIFE Blankenberge, enjoy the sand and surf at Beach De Haan, and then stroll around La Potiniere. On your second day here, appreciate the history behind Haasje over, then get outside with De Panne Beach, then get in on the family fun at PlopsaLand De Panne, and finally brush up on your military savvy at Atlantikwall Raversyde.

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You can drive from Ghent to De Haan in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C.

Things to do in De Haan

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

De Panne, SEA LIFE Blankenberge, Atlantikwall Raversyde, Haasje over
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De Panne Beach ©
De Panne Beach
PlopsaLand De Panne ©
PlopsaLand De Panne
SEA LIFE Blankenberge ©
SEA LIFE Blankenberge

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