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  4. Amsterdam Red Light District

Amsterdam Red Light District Tour in French

Product ID: 179264
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Learn the history of Amsterdam’s notorious Red Light District on a 1.5-hour walking tour with a French-speaking guide. Listen to an informative commentary about the sex industry, and uncover its secrets and hidden locations along the way.
About this activity
Duration 1.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Explore the historical Red Light District of Amsterdam
  • Hear how sex workers operate in this oldest part of town
  • Admire centuries-old churches and medieval architecture
Full description
Learn the history of Amsterdam's infamous Red Light District and the city's liberal attitude to sex workers on an informative 1.5-hour walking tour with a French-speaking guide.

Start with a tasting of typical delicacies before you hit the road, and then head for the Red Light District, just a 5-minute walk from Dam Square. Get an in depth commentary on the background and history of this fascinating area, from its early beginnings through to modern-day attitudes.

Visit the Prostitution Information Center, and discover the Bananabar and other peepshows as you stroll the medieval streets. Admire impressive churches and centuries-old buildings and canals along the way. Venture down one of the neighborhood’s hidden streets, where special beers are brewed.
  • French-speaking guide
  • 1 typical Dutch drink at the start of the tour
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance fees not listed as included

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet your guide in front of the Naked Espresso coffee bar on the right side of the Royal Palace on Dam Square.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• Taking photos of the sex workers is prohibited
• You will not enter any museum or other specific sites, as this would lengthen the tour and disrupt the flow of information
• This tour is ideal for anyone over 18 years old
• Wear suitable clothes for the weather conditions
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4.6 / 5
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360 Amsterdam

Product ID: 179264