Create Your Own DIY Sightseeing Map in Ghent, Belgium

Create your own self-guided walk to explore the city, starting from your hotel or a place of your choice. Afterwards the customized walk can be saved to your mobile phone or tablet. Using the GPSmyCity app, you can follow the walk route with ease. View this short introduction video to learn more and use the contact us form to ask questions or report issues. View all attractions on the map.

Step 1: Select Attractions

Select the city attractions to be included in the custom walk by tapping "Select" button under the sight image. Maximum 15 attractions per walk.
Category*:
[A1] 'Aula' of the University of Gent
[A2] 't Dreupelkot
[A3] 't Velootje
[A4] Aba-Jour
[A5] Art Track Gallery
[A6] Bar Des Amis
[A7] Belfry (must see)
[A8] Bond Moyson
[A9] Book Tower
[B1] Botanical Garden (must see)
[B2] Brabantdam
[B3] Burgstraat Antique Shops
[B4] Castle of Gerald the Devil
[B5] Charlatan
[B6] Citadel Park (must see)
[B7] City Cemetery
[B8] Cloth Hall (must see)
[B9] Daskalidès Chocolatier
[C1] De Bijloke Concert Hall
[C2] Dulle Griet (must see)
[C3] Fish Market Building
[C4] Friday Market Square (must see)
[C5] Gent City Museum (must see)
[C6] Gent Town Hall (must see)
[C7] Graslei and Korenlei Streets (must see)
[C8] Gravensteen Castle (must see)
[C9] Great Butcher's Hall
[D1] Herberg De Dulle Griet
[D2] Het Huis van Alijn (must see)
[D3] Het Oorcussen
[D4] Het Rabot
[D5] Het Waterhuis Aan De Bierkant
[D6] Home Linen Kloskanthuis
[D7] Hopduvel
[D8] Hotsy Totsy
[D9] King Albert Park
[E1] Koren Markt
[E2] Kunst in Huis
[E3] Lapidary Museum
[E4] Leopold Kazerne
[E5] Mageleinstraat
[E6] Museum A. Vander Haeghen
[E7] Museum Dr. Guislain (must see)
[E8] Museum of Contemporary Art S.M.A.K. (must see)
[E9] Museum of Decorative Arts and Design (must see)
[F1] Museum of Fine Arts (must see)
[F2] Museum of Industrial Archeology and Textile (must see)
[F3] Museum of the History of Medicine
[F4] Old Post Office
[F5] Patershol Neighbourhood (must see)
[F6] Petit Beguinage (must see)
[F7] Royal Dutch Theater
[F8] Saint Anna Church
[F9] Saint Bavo Cathedral (must see)
[G1] Saint Elisabeth Church
[G2] Saint James Church
[G3] Saint Michael's Church (must see)
[G4] Sint-Pieters Station (must see)
[G5] St. Nicholas' Church (must see)
[G6] St. Paulus Church
[G7] St. Peter Abbey (must see)
[G8] The Australian Shop
[G9] The Court House
[H1] Tierenteyn-Verlent
[H2] Toreken
[H3] Trollekelder
[H4] Van Hecke F Chocolatiere
[H5] Veldstraat
[H6] Vooruit (must see)

Step 2: Select Starting Point

The walk's starting point can be either one of the selected attractions or some other personal place of choice, e.g. your hotel or nearby metro station.
Select one*:


Place Name*:
Locate the Place*: get GPS coordinates
Choose a Hotel*:


Step 3: Create/Update Route

The selected attractions are displayed on the map below. The red pins mark must-see attractions, green pins - ordinary attractions. If you selected a hotel or another personal place in Step 2, it is marked by a blue pin.
The tour starting point is your personal place specified in Step 2.
Indicate the tour start point by entering the map pin ID in the field below.
The tour starting point is a hotel specified in Step 2.
Starting Point*: Numeric value only.


Step 4: Save Your Custom Walk

Enter a name for your custom walk, along with your email address, in the fields below. You will receive the instructions for retrieving your custom walk on the GPSmyCity app by email.
Walk Name*:
Email*: