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3 Hours Walking tour itinerary for Amsterdam: Get Off The Beaten Track In Venice Of The North


History Tour
Sightseeing Tour
Walking Tour

Get to know about the origin, Dutch Golden Age, and traditional arts and crafts of this city on visits to the Dam Square. Admire old houses of rich merchants, take pictures on scenic bridges and get a complete introduction of the city and its inhabitants in a nutshell.

DAY 01

amsterdam Walking tour

Each tour is unique, your route depends on our starting point. A suggestion for an itinerary:

  • Meet in the lobby of your accommodation or agreed upon meeting point.

  • See the Dam Square with the Royal Palace, monuments commemorating World War II.

  • Visit a beautiful courtyard.

  • Take a short break which is possible since it is a private tour adapted to you.

  • Admire the canals with former Merchant's houses.

  • Go to the Old town: Oldest building of Amsterdam, narrow streets, arts and crafts and optional the Red Light District.

  • Let the guide reveal hidden details and show you less known places

  • End your tour in the lobby of your accommodation or any other central location you choose.

  • 269 USD Per Group (* for up to 8 people)
  • One Taxi ride from/to Cruise Passenger Terminal if needed.

  • Hop-on hop-off canal cruise.

  • Meeting you in the lobby of your accommodation or other agreed meeting point

  • 3 hour private walking tour including personal assistance, knowledge and services as a local (Amsterdam) tour guide.

  • At the end of your private tour, the guide will walk with you to the lobby of your accommodation/Amsterdam Cruise Passenger

  • Terminal or can give you suggestions on what to do after your tour.

  • Entrance fees.

  • Meals & snacks.

  • Personal expenses.

  • This is a panoramic tour. If you are interested to enter a small museum, you need to pay an entrance fee and understand the original itinerary might need to be altered. Ticket prices range between 10 -18 Euros per person.

  • Information about the guiding services:

    • Besides the Red Light District, where you see a combination of the present, history, arts and crafts we visit an old courtyard and Dam square. Admire the former houses of the rich merchants and take pictures on scenic bridges.

    • And there is so much more to see because as a local the Amsterdam tour guide likes to show you less known places. The guide loves local products with a nice story and buildings and places with a special history.

    • As with all of the tours, the guide will individualize each tour based on what YOU want to see. During this tour, there is an option to taste local delicacies such as cookies or cheese.

    • The guide will tell you about the history of Amsterdam, from the earliest origin, the Dutch Golden Age and the influence on life nowadays. After the tour, you will not only know more about Amsterdam and its inhabitants. If you like they can also give you recommendations for places to visit, restaurants, shops and public transport. A complete introduction to the city!

    • Are you interested in a longer or different tour or are you with more people? Write a message for a customized tour! Suggestions for a longer tour: a private chocolate tasting, visiting the former Jewish neighbourhood, the Jordaan area with courtyards.

  • From 2020 passing by window brothels in the Red Light District is not allowed anymore.

  • Estimated local cash needed - 20 Euro -for lunch, depending on the type of lunch/snacks.

  • The local currency is the Euro, and the USD is not accepted. 

  • In shops and restaurants, you can use major credit cards, but the cards need to have a chip.

  • If you bring your own water bottle, your Amsterdam tour guide will show you where you can refill, since drinking water is excellent in Amsterdam! 

  • The itinerary can be customized to your wishes and interests. 

  • The tour guide does not own a car and offers tours only within the city of Amsterdam. The tour guide can accompany you on public transport. 

  • If you need public transportation, a ticket valid for one hour costs 3 Euros per person.

  • The tour guide does not provide guiding services inside museums. 

  • The itinerary can be customized according to your interests and the duration can be adjusted according to the time you have.

  • Meeting Point Options: 

    • Cruise Ship Port/ Hotel/ as suggested by your local tour guide:

    • In front of the IAmsterdam Visitor Information Center which is the white building opposite Amsterdam Central Railway Station. Address: Stationsplein 10, 1012 AB Amsterdam/Prins Hendrikkade 731012 AD Amsterdam. The guide will have a sign.

    • Official taxis stop at the back of the central station. 

    • Basilica of Saint Nicholas.

  • End Point Options: Cruise Ship Port/ Hotel

  • Please inform the tour guide about your flight number/train arrival time if you arrive on the same day of your tour. 

  • Duration: 3 hours

  • Please write a message if a starting time is not available. The guide will try to start your tour at the time of your preference if possible.

  • Please inform about your flight number/train arrival time if you arrive on the same day of your tour.

  • Walking at your pace

  • Recommend having some Euros for personal expenses.

  • The amount of local payments depends on your personal expenses.

  • Other: Entrance fees, meals & snacks, personal expenses. 

  • If a taxi/public transportation is required, extra charges will apply. Contact to send you a quote with a customized link.


History Tour
Sightseeing Tour
Walking Tour

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Hamza Al

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