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Amsterdam: Secret Beer Tour

Product ID: 270632
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Discover the dynamic world of Amsterdam's craft beer scene as you sample some of the city's best brews. Together with a local guide, you will learn of the history of beer in Amsterdam, and will also visit some traditional establishments.
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about the making of Amsterdam's canal system as well as its function within the city
  • Experience a typical Amsterdam bar with 52 taps pouring exclusively Dutch beer
  • Stop for a drink in a bar that was built in 1895 and is still going strong today
Full description
Amsterdam has been a beer-loving city since the 12th century. Back then, drinking beer was as normal as drinking water. In fact, the water was so polluted that everyone drank beer, even the children. The Dutch traveled far and wide, bringing wheat and rye from Germany (where they learned how to brew beer).

After a long investigation revealed a scandal amongst the big breweries of Amsterdam, small breweries started to pop up, growing and expanding within the city. In turn, this led to the growth of Amsterdam's craft beer culture, where more and more people were interested in local beers made by local people. When you join this secret Amsterdam beer tour, you will visit and get to know two of these small breweries.

Throughout the tour, you will visit two small local breweries where you will partake in several tastings, as well as two bars loved by locals. You'll discover all the fascinating history behind these establishments while sipping on the best beers from past and present, surrounded by the beautiful Amsterdam scenery.
Includes
  • Beer tastings
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop off

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

We will meet in front of Multatuli statue, Torensluis, 1012 SM Amsterdam, Netherlands. Our guide will be standing there to greet you with an orange umbrella so we're easy to spot!

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Product ID: 270632