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Sup, stunning Ghent from the water

Sup, stunning Ghent from the water

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Food, Drinks, Equipment and Transportation
Languages:Offered in Dutch, English and French

About your host

Passionate about water, food, drinks and citylife, I chose to live full-time on the water, in a uniquely restored motorboat of over a century old and run a gastropub from it. What Stand Up Paddling did to me a few years ago, I would like to share with others. Literally and figuratively seeking a balance between the tranquillity of the water and the bustle of the beautiful cultural city of Ghent, …
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What we’ll do

Welcome to the cozy gastropub houseboat, where you can have some courage in advance with an exquisite regional beer on tap. If you've never done SUP, we'll guide you through the first 'steps' on the water. The right SUPboard, the paddle at the right height, the know how and tip and trics of paddling in a preliminary briefing,... I will launch you on your own SUPboard, solo, with friends,…

What else you should know

For groups special gastronomic group packages in our gastropub Dokkaffee De Vrijbuiter : Paella, BBQ, tapas,....

What I’ll provide

Snacks, Appetizers, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Dessert
Before or after SUP a homemade meal can be enjoyed at Gastropub Dokkaffee De Vrijbuiter. Picnics (basic, luxurious, romantic) can be provided during SUP on reservation. Not included in standard price.
Apertif, Beer, Cocktail, Coffee, Juice, Soft drinks, Spirits, Tea, Water and Wine
Start and end from the cosy Gastropub Dokkaffee De Vrijbuiter, where a quirky selection of 8 draught beers flows from the taps. Not included in standard price.
Train
Departure only 500m grom railway station Gent Dampoort.
Sports equipment, Outdoor gear, Safety equipment and Creative supplies
SUPboard / Paddle / Leash /Lifejacket (not mandatory)/Waterproof Mobile phone case

What to bring

Sportswear (legging, short, sweater, T-shirt,...) during activity.
Spare clothing (if you be one of the unfortunate 5 percent who would dare to fall off a SUPboard.)
SUP you do barefoot. However, easy slippers can be brought along when stopping along the quay walls.
Sunglasses and cap at sunshine for the paler skins

Where you'll be

Departure and endpoint from the gastropub houseboat floating in the historic industrial old docks of Ghent. Via the picturesque port of Portus Ganda and passage along the lock of De Reep, begins a 100-metre 'underground' adventure that leads you to the Ghent modern library De Krook. Follow the Lys between the Graslei and Korenlei, enjoy time along the quay walls and continue passage of the Patershol. Via Baudelo and Dampoort back homeport.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 9 guests ages 14 and up can attend.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

For groups special gastronomic group packages in our gastropub Dokkaffee De Vrijbuiter : Paella, BBQ, tapas,....
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paddleboarding
Sup, stunning Ghent from the water
New experience
From $46/person
New experience
From $46/person