Ghent is a thrilling city and also a hidden gem in Belgium’s crown populated with about 250,000 people. The city is located in Flanders which is in the northern part of Belgium. It is a cross between the cosmopolitan and provincial town. This vibrant and rare city has many things to explore starts from architectural delights such as Gothic, Romanesque and Baroque Churches, major universities and other touristic delights etc are ready to amaze you by their beauty. Besides that, huge canals and endless streets of the city also attract the visitors.
The amazing city Ghent can be easily accessed with high-speed Eurostar London to Ghent Train. This train is a high-speed passenger train that connects the people of UK with many destinations like Lille, Marseille, Lyon, Paris, Brussels and Avignon etc in Europe. The Eurostar journey is highly reliable, stress free, convenient and comfortable way to go these destinations as the train is well equipped with all latest amenities like excellent on-board facilities, cooperative staff, 100 % smoke free, 95 % punctuality and great food.
London Ghent train departs from London St Pancras International and reach in Brussels Midi station in its fixed time of 1hr 51 minute. But passengers need to change the station at Brussels Midi station to travel on to high-speed train that connecting the inter-city train to Ghent.
This one ticket will cover your complete trip and facility to change the train in between. This is because Eurostar has tied up with several train operating companies in the UK. Fares for Eurostar London to Ghent starts from £69 return. The ticket of £69 return fare takes you to Antwerp, Liege, Ghent, Bruges, Namur, and many other places in Belgium. You can easily get into any reasonable connecting train service from Brussels to the exact destination you have to go in Belgium. Another delightful thing is that you complete the journey within 24 hours of the train arriving in Brussels. You can also travel from London to Ghent with one price only.
The most appropriate time to go and see Ghent beauty is during summer when the temperature is approximately 16 degree. But those who do not feel comfortable to roam around in crowd can choose Ghent in autumn as this city see less crowd in this season. Another best time to visit Ghent is between 9-20 October, when the Flanders International Film Festival is held on.
Exploring Ghent has become easy to explore now because of Eurostar London Ghent Train. Amazing attractions in the city include mediaeval architecture, Three Towers of Ghent, the Belfry, St. Nicholas Church, St. Bravo’s Cathedral, Zoology museum, cultural market, St. Michael's Bridge, Castle of the Counts, Ghent Nightlife, Patershol, the most desirable neighborhoods in Ghent, Stedelijk Museum voor Aktuele Kunst (SMAK)- Formerly a casino and more.
Eurostar City Breaks are the best way to explore European destinations including Ghent. Cheap ticket booking of Eurostar can be easily booked online visiting Eurostar main website.