Ride the brand new 'Gentse Fietsen Route'! Discover every corner of the beautiful Ghent by bike. With the insider tips of true Ghentians. Time to explore!
Ride the Gentse Fietsen route
A nice outing for the family, as a couple, with friends or simply on your own. The Gentse Fietsen Route offers 37 km (or 23 miles) of cycling fun, with for each his own. Discover the favourite spots of true Ghentians.
Do you want to stick around on one of the spots a bit longer? Don't worry, the route has two shortcuts, which each cut off 9 km (or 5,6 miles).
Attention: the map is not detailed and there is no signposting. For smooth navigation we recommend you use your smartphone or gps. Open a digital version of the map here. Ride the route clockwise.
Rent a bicycle
On a trip with the children, a romantic tour with the tandem or easy going with the electric bike... Make your tour extra special with your perfect rental bike.
A city bike or cargobike with or without electric support, a tandem for aduls or with kids, a long tail bike, kids bike or bicycle trailer: you can rent a wide range of models at our bike points.
Of course you can also ride the route with your own bike. Bring it to on of our bike points, and we will make sure it is in perfect shape. As soon as your bike is ficed, you receive a text from us. In the meantime, you can rent a replacement bicycle at a discounted rate.
Enter the competition
Do you want to win a Ghent Coupon worth 50 euros? Take a beautiful or funny photo during your bicycle ride, post it on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter and tag @defietsambassadegent. Our jury will choose one winner each month from June until September 2021.
Read the competition rules at the bottom of this page.