Guided tour

Amsterdam Red Light District: Walking Tour with Windows

Amsterdam Red Light District: Walking Tour with Windows

From US$ 92.96 per person

Discover the Red Light District of Amsterdam with a professional local guide. Explore the narrow alleys and red-lit windows of this famous area, and learn about its long history.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
Duration options: 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German, Spanish, Dutch
Private or small groups available
Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Umbrella

Not allowed

  • Cameras
  • Alcohol and drugs

Know before you go

  • On Fridays and Saturdays the Red Light District can get very crowded.
  • Discover the Red Light District of Amsterdam with a local guide
  • Learn all the secrets of this famous neighborhood
  • See the Old Church, the Condomerie, and the Prostitution Information Center
  • Walk past the many red-lit windows, sex shops, strip clubs, and coffee shops
  • Hear inside knowledge about the area from a local expert
Full description

Discover all the secrets of the Red Light District of Amsterdam with a local Dutch guide during this walking tour. Learn about Dutch coffee shops, the history of Amsterdam's oldest neighborhood, and the women working behind the famous red windows. Wander around the scenic, calm canals and narrow, tree-lined alleys of the infamous area. Stroll past the Old Church, Amsterdam's oldest building, and learn about the famed 'Dutch tolerance'.

See a different side to the usually-peaceful atmosphere Amsterdam offers as you walk past the bright, red-lit windows prostitutes stand behind, waiting for customers to join them. Learn about everything the Red Light District has to offer, from the Condomerie condom shop to the Prostitution Information Center. Listen as your guide tells you about the many sex shops, peep shows, bars, and coffee shops you walk past.

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    Not suitable for
    • Children under 16 years
    • People with mobility impairments
    • Wheelchair users

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    Meeting point

    Meet your guide in front of the main entrance of the Park Plaza Victoria Hotel.

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    based on 326 reviews

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    Wonderful tour through the red lights district with our guide Helena who was very informative and charismatic. It was great to get a local perspective and check out places we wouldn’t have otherwise gone to!

    April 21, 2022

    Fantastic guide. Good at communicating. He had great insight into everything from world history to Dutch history and culture. The best guided tour we've been on. Can definitely be recommended. We will definitely use local guides on upcoming vacations.

    April 10, 2022

    The tour with Willem was entertaining / very fun / informative. Thank you!

    June 17, 2021

    Product ID: 398057

    VA ID: 398057