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Eindhoven: Escape Tour

1. Eindhoven: Escape Tour

Escape from Eindhoven during this exhilarating tour. Get to know Benjamin and help him find Eindhoven's secret passages. Benjamin had the important task to deliver an advanced bug outside the city, without the Germans knowing about it. His uncle Frits had had underground tunnels built over the years, and through them you could leave the city unnoticed. Now Benjamin had to find the exit with only Frits' confusing notes. Choose your starting time with your teammates, beginning at anytime day or night. Make your way across the city, checking off tasks to find all the clues you need to reach the secret passage. As you search for clues, marvel at the beautiful sights of the town. Walk past the Catherina Church and keep an eye out for the many historic buildings in the city center. Work quickly, and you and your team could set the record for the fastest tour. Good luck!

From Amsterdam: Day Trip to Bruges in Spanish or English

2. From Amsterdam: Day Trip to Bruges in Spanish or English

From Amsterdam you will go to Bruges by bus. During the tour you will have an introduction to the history of Belgium and cities near the route like Utrecht and Breda, both connected with Spanish history. This journey takes approximately 3 hours and 15 minutes.  The city of Bruges was declared a World Heritage City in 2000 and is also known as the Venice of the North. Enjoy a guided tour and visit the most attractive and interesting places of this city. Begin at the Minnewater or Lake of Love. During the tour, see important places of the city such as the Markt Square dominated by the Belfry, the Brug Square and Town Hall, the Church of Our Lady where you can appreciate one of Michelangelo's masterpieces "The Madonna of Bruges," among others. At the end of the guided tour, the guide will indicate a collection point and time to return to the bus, after free time in the city. Have free time to eat, take a walk, or go shopping. Later, you will return to the starting point of this excursion, the Dutch capital of Amsterdam.

Eindhoven: Motion Imagination Experience

3. Eindhoven: Motion Imagination Experience

Be amazed Motion Imagination Experience is an immersive experience that takes the visitor into an imaginary world of images, sound and interaction. This unique combination stimulates your senses and lets you escape reality for a while. Discover, laugh and be amazed. Discover this new experience and be surprised by light shows with compelling music and huge floor projections. Are you ready for a new adventure?

Tilburg: Entry Ticket to Doloris' Meta Maze

4. Tilburg: Entry Ticket to Doloris' Meta Maze

Embark on an adventure and visit Doloris' Meta Maze in the city of Tilburg which is unlike the traditional hedge pathways in Baroque gardens or plastic indoor playgrounds. While it is built to make you lose your orientation, it also fulfills you with the immense joy of discovering something new. Entering the Meta Maze, you find a sheer multitude of surreal rooms where you can dive through dream-like landscapes, profoundly strange spaces, and flabbergasting art pieces, all integrated into one big creation. It’s sometimes dark but never made to frighten the visitor, but rather encourage them to pause and marvel. Take your time, as there’s surely enough to discover inside. Witness this unique activity that cannot be properly described by words, you need to see with your own eyes. The Meta Maze was created by the Berlin-based artist platform Karmanoia. The Meta Maze is nested into a larger event space called Doloris. On the rooftop, there is a bar and restaurant serving excellent street food and providing a fabulous scenic view over the city of Tilburg.

Eindhoven: See the City with a Full-Day E-Fatbike Rental

5. Eindhoven: See the City with a Full-Day E-Fatbike Rental

Chart your own course through Eindhoven with an E-Fatbike rental. Take advantage of the city's excellent bike infrastructure. Follow your own tour with the included web-based app that has content about routes and sights to see in the city. Pick up your bike from the easy-to-access location and hit the streets at speeds of up to 25 kilometers per hour. Peddle with almost no effort with this electronic bike. Enjoy Dutch landscapes at the perfect speed with your fully-charged battery. Bike around the city without a license to spots like the working-class district of Woensel-West and the former factories in Philipsdorp. Bring along the kids with child seats that are suitable for most children aged 7-11 and older children that are 1.4 meters or taller can ride on their own. Peddle smoothly with a high-quality bike that is maintained to the highest safety standards. Learn about the city with the app that works as an in-pocket guide.

Zundert: Vincent van Gogh House Entrance Ticket

6. Zundert: Vincent van Gogh House Entrance Ticket

Follow in the footsteps of the Dutch master, Vincent van Gogh at the interactive Vincent van Gogh House museum in the small town of Zundert. Van Gogh was born and spent his childhood in the picturesque Noord Brabant town, known for its strawberry and farming industries. The museum was built on the site where the artist was born, and presents an active world of experiences. See the permanent “Vincent van Gogh: The Roots of a Master” exhibition to explore Vincent's childhood, as well as temporary exhibits about artists of the 20th and 21st century who were inspired by Van Gogh’s techniques. Students and scholars can access the archive and extensive book collection in the Van Gogh Documentation Centre. The research team will give short presentations about their ongoing work, while the lovely café and garden terrace is a perfect spot for a cup of coffee or meal.

Nuenen: Museum Vincentre Entry Ticket With Audio Tour

7. Nuenen: Museum Vincentre Entry Ticket With Audio Tour

Vincent van Gogh lived and worked for two years in Nuenen, from 1883 to 1885. During his stay, he produced almost 25% of his total work and painted his first world-famous masterpiece the “Potato Eaters”. In the Vincentre Museum, you will hear all about Van Gogh and read his own stories about Nuenen. Understand why he was so passionate about this city and the surroundings of Eindhoven. Also, during his time in Nuenen, Vincent gave lessons. Discover a unique collection of original artworks by four of Vincent's students. Benefit from an audio guide in no fewer than eight languages: Dutch, English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Japanese and Chinese. In the village itself, there is 23 locations that have a direct link with Van Gogh. Together, they form a walking and cycling route with interactive informational signs in Dutch and English.

Footsteps of Van Gogh Tour and Van Gogh Museum

8. Footsteps of Van Gogh Tour and Van Gogh Museum

After a 90-120 minutes drive from Amsterdam your first destination will be Nuenen. Nuenen: Van Gogh Village Delve into the life and work of Vincent van Gogh and visit a range of locations in Nuenen that inspired the artist, including the reformed church featured in his painting. This excursion will give you an insight into Vincent’s life in Nuenen, where he lived from December 1883 to November 1885. Vincent was very productive in this village, completing more than 500 paintings and drawings within a period of just two years. One of these was The Potato Eaters, now one of Vincent’s most famous works. During your time in Nuenen you'll have the change to visit the Vincentre Museum, explore some of  the 23 ‘Van Gogh locations’ by bike or on foot and soak up the renowned Brabant hospitality at the numerous shops and cafes. After exploring Vincent’s homeland, return to Amsterdam to explore the world’s largest collection of works by Vincent van Gogh. Amsterdam: Van Gogh Museum Renowned masterpieces, quotes from letters and audio fragments all unite to answer your burning questions about the artist. Learn about his numerous self-portraits, the time he spent in Southern France, where he painted Sunflowers and about why he painted Almond Blossom.

Eindhoven: City Center Walking Tour

9. Eindhoven: City Center Walking Tour

Discover Eindhoven's rich industrial past, the modern and transparent architecture of the Blob and van Abbemuseum, and the general spirit of creative entrepreneurship on a guided walking tour of the inner city. What makes Eindhoven so unique? The reuse of raw industrial heritage factories, the creativity in the design field, and the exciting transformation of this friendly city. Led by an experienced and enthusiastic city guide, discover the versatility of this modern, but at the same time, historic city. See transformed buildings like the Stadsbrouwerij (brewery) and the Kazerne (design hotspot), the first lightbulb factory of Philips, and the beautiful St. Catharinakerk. Get a real feel for Eindhoven, known as the center of the Brainport region.

Eindhoven: Private Transfer to/from Eindhoven Airport (EIN)

10. Eindhoven: Private Transfer to/from Eindhoven Airport (EIN)

Ensure your trip to Eindhoven is hassle free with a convenient private transfer to or from Eindhoven Airport (EIN). Choose from 3 suitable vehicle options that all give you the comfort and space your transfer needs. For groups of 3 passengers or fewer, choose from a Sedan vehicle or Business Sedan that can fit 3 standard-sized pieces of luggage. Alternatively, for groups of up to 6 passengers, choose the minivan option that can fit 6 standard-sized pieces of luggage. On the day of travel, enjoy a friendly meet and greet service from an English-speaking professional driver at the airport's arrivals hall. Have assistance with your luggage, then board the comfortable air-conditioned vehicle. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride as you are taken to your destination.

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4.4 / 5

based on 191 reviews

Great, Juan Carlos, the guide, a total genius, explaining everything perfectly and with very good recommendations to do in your free time in Bruges. Out of 10 everything. Super recommended. Very punctual. Excellent.

beautiful tour, our guide was very professional and in about two hours he showed us all the most important things in Bruges, a beautiful city that deserves a longer stay

The tour is very good, the journey is a bit long but the time they give you is enough to see the city and Facundo is an excellent guide

Bruges is a beautiful medieval city with cobblestone streets and beautiful architecture.

Great trip, amazing place, good transport and guide