Guided brewery tour
iscover the hidden gems of our unique family brewery! A brewery visit with a guide is possible from Monday to Sunday.
BOOKING IN ADVANCE ALWAYS NECESSARY
The brewery visit costs € 16 pp. and takes approximately 2 hours. It includes:
- Guided tour of the brewery and the brand new Visitor Center
- Tasting of our beers + initiation 'pouring ritual of OMER.'
- A gift package for every visitor
English speaking guide only possible for groups with more than 10 people.
-16y = free when accompanied by a paying adult. When booking, please mention the number of children in the field 'comment'.
Refunds are not possible. Rebooking to a new date is possible, provided that the change is made before the start of the weekend in which the visit is planned.
During the visit there are a lot of stairs to overcome. Please take this into consideration.
Thank you for being present 5 minutes before the start.
"A brewery with Burgundian class."
- Koen Van Synghel, De Standaard
"Super experience, beautiful history with an informative tour thanks to a cool guide.
A drink and a gift is a very nice bonus.
More than worth it!"
- Johan V., june 2021 -
"It's worth a visit to the brewery, we had a very good guide who explained everything nicely and the interaction with the guests is definitely there.
We even got to taste 2 beers and we also got a gift package to take home. In a word a RECOMMENDATION!!!!"
Make a reservation
Would you like to discover our beers, learn more about the brewing process or just curious about our family history? Book your tour now!
You can book your visit through our online reservation form by clicking on the button below this text. Online payment in advance is necessary for every visit.
Do you or some of the people in your group are physically challenged? There are also opportunities for you to visit the brewery! Contact us via firstname.lastname@example.org for a customized proposal.
the village of Omer
Café De Sportwereld
Local café De Sportwereld reopened its doors on May 8, 2021, next to the brewery! Here you'll still find the authentic stained glass windows with the inscription 'Bieren Omer Vander Ghinste'. Taste all the Vander Ghinste beers together with some snacks, inside in the characteristic interior or outside on the terrace! No reservation needed.
Opening hours De Sportwereld from 01/04/2023:
BREWERY & BISTRO
Combine your brewery visit with a local restaurant. Some suggestions:
- Het Brouwershuys, Bellegemplaats 2, 8510 Bellegem – contact: +32476 500 786
- De Steenlander, Dottenijsestraat 86, 8510 Bellegem – contact: +3256 20 20 66
- De Koekeliere, Bellegemplaats 11, 8510 Bellegem – contact: +3256 20 53 63
BIKING & HIKING
Combine your brewery visit with a walking or cycling tour around the brewery? The ideal combination of effort and relaxation!
In collaboration with Tourism Leiestreek, we worked out an Omer Vander Ghinste walking (8.8 km) and cycling route (43 km). The routes were mapped out using junctions and can be downloaded below! A paper version is also available for free at our Visitor Center & Café De Sportwereld!
Would you like to rent bikes? You can contact our local cycling partner PVR