Podge’s Belgian Beer Tours

Tour 93 / Beer on the Waterfront

Thursday 2 August – Tuesday 7 August 2018

We are delighted to launch this new Tour which is based for five nights at the excellent Novotel Gent Centrum Novotel Gent Centrum in the beery city of Ghent. On this Tour we will be exploring beer, breweries, cafes and beer-cuisine restaurants alongside the coast, rivers, canals, lakes and waterways of Belgium. We will be including in the Tour a day travelling on the brilliant coastal tram that runs along the whole 42 miles of the coast and is the longest tram line in the world. We'll fit in a couple of boat cruises with beer on board and sample the best of Belgian beer and food by the water in high summer. Het Waterhuis aan de Bierkant, Gent

Het Waterhuis aan de Bierkant, Gent, one of the city's many great beer bars.

For this Tour we will take the coach on the 09.36hr Eurotunnel crossing from Folklestone to Calais and return on the 19.50hr from Calais to Folkestone for the return leg.

This Tour is still being built so keep an eye on this web page for updates. Please send Podge an email or call him on +44 (0)1245 354677 if you have any questions or if you would like to be added to our interested list for this Tour.

Tour Price to be announced late 2017 based on price per person sharing a twin or double room

Single Supplement: To be announced late 2017

If you are travelling alone and want to share a room with another traveller please contact Podge as we are regularly able to pair up travellers in twin rooms to avoid the need for payments of Single Supplements.

Included in the cost of this Tour are:

Hotel accommodation and breakfasts;

Hotel city taxes;

Luxury coach travel on a 49 seater coach with toilet;

All brewery visits, tours and brewery beer tastings;

Entrance fees to attractions, museums and historical sites;

All items marked with an asterisk above and on the individual detailed tour itinerary when issued;

Copies of Podge’s City Bar Guides and Maps for the town where we stay or spend some time;

Still and sparkling water on the coach;

Pick up from Ipswich (at bus shelter outside Crown House, Crown Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1 3HS (opposite NCP Car Park), Colchester (Southway Chapel St South Layby) or Chelmsford (The Woolpack, Mildmay Road). Arrangements can be made for different joining points on the way to Folkestone or even on the other side of the channel.

Travellers are responsible for the costs of all food and drink apart from items marked with an asterisk on the detailed itinerary plus all passport and insurance costs.

All itinerary times are local and approximate.

Personal insurance is not included in the Tour price but is strongly advised, as is carrying the European Health Insurance Card available online, by phone or via the Post Office.

If you have any questions or would like to be added to the interested list please send Podge an email or call him on +44 (0)1245 354677.

All Tours are subject to our Terms and Conditions.

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