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  1. Netherlands
  2. North Holland
  3. Amsterdam

Amsterdam: Private Old Amsterdam and Highlights Tour

Product ID: 185297
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Discover Old Amsterdam, with historical highlights from the Golden Age and Medieval times to contemporary lifestyle. With your own private tour guide, you will explore some of the city's lesser known attractions, and even sample some Dutch cheese!
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Take a private walking tour of Old Amsterdam
  • See picturesque canals and hear stories of UNESCO Heritage Sites
  • View the secret courtyards of the Golden Age
  • Experience famous city landmarks and the current city vibe
  • Sample classic Dutch cheese
Full description
This walking tour offers you the opportunity to explore the Dutch cultural heritage of the city centre, unique for its large and untouched history, social background, Golden Age history, stunning architecture, picturesque canal views and famous city landmarks.

During your tour you will pass the Royal Palace, the National Monument, the Canal District (a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the quiet Begijnhof (amidst the buzzing city centre), the floating Flower Market and the Red Light District, along with legendary panoramic city landscapes.

You will of course during your tour also be presented with the opportunity to try some authentic Dutch cheese. This comprehensive tour is the perfect way to gain a unique insight into the city of Amsterdam, all done at a leisurely walking pace.
  • Private tour guide
  • Live commentary in English
  • Classic Dutch cheese sample
  • Central city meeting point
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Pick-up and drop off service
  • Gratuities

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

ART O'TEL Amsterdam, Prins Hendrikkade 33, 1012 TM Amsterdam

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Important information
Know before you go
• Children 0-8 years of age are free of charge;
• Children younger than 6 years old are recommended to be escorted with a stroller
• This tour can accommodate large groups as well, please inquire prior to booking
• Pick-up service is available (additional costs may apply)
• This tour is wheelchair accessible (mind that city centre has gabled stones pavements)
• Passing the Red Light District is only possible when every member of the group is over the age of 18