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  • Amsterdam: Rembrandt House Museum Entrance Ticket

    1. Amsterdam: Rembrandt House Museum Entrance Ticket

    Explore the life and work of the Dutch master, Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, at the Amsterdam home where he lived and worked for 20 years until he went bankrupt in 1656, with an entrance ticket to the Rembrandt House Museum in central Amsterdam. Your ticket comes with a complimentary audio guide that allows you to explore the interior of the house, now restored to its 17th-century glory. Discover rooms where Rembrandt worked, and see works of art, furniture, and other objects from Rembrandt's time. The museum also owns an almost complete collection of Rembrandt etchings, and part of the collection is on permanent view. There are frequent temporary exhibitions showcasing the work of his predecessors and contemporaries, and modern and current works of art in the museum’s new wing. Join a paint preparation demonstration in Rembrandt’s reconstructed studio, and learn how pigments and ...

    A wonderful museum, , an interesting house and a said story life of a great painter!

  • Amsterdam: City Walking Tour

    2. Amsterdam: City Walking Tour

    Explore Amsterdam with a local guide who knows all the city’s secrets. During this walking tour, learn about the city’s heritage as you visit popular sites, as well as some local gems along the way. Learn about the history of the city, from its beginnings as a muddy village on the River Amstel to how it became the most important trading city in Europe. Topics covered range from the history of sex work and drug decriminalization in the Netherlands, to the tragedy of Anne Frank’s story and the Nazi occupation. The aim of this unique tour is to give you the perfect introduction to the city. Whether you go on to visit one of Amsterdam’s famous museums or check out the cafés and bars of the Jordaan District, this tour will help you to get your bearings in this often confusing city and allow you to make the most out of your stay.

  • Amsterdam: City Highlights Bike Tour

    3. Amsterdam: City Highlights Bike Tour

    Start your Amsterdam tour by jumping on board a bicycle and traveling like the locals do. On this quirky Amsterdam bike tour you will use the city’s most beloved form of transportation and hear stories and tales from the city’s past and present. You’ll feel like a true Amsterdammer in no time. Weave your way through Amsterdam’s history by starting downtown. See all the major highlights as you learn about Amsterdam's rich history. Cycle over bridges, along idyllic canals, and into hidden courtyards. You will have plenty of opportunities to stop and photograph the picturesque city. At each stop your guide will tell you about the history of the sites that you’re visiting and also about Amsterdam's culture.

  • Efteling Theme Park Resort: Day Admission Ticket

    4. Efteling Theme Park Resort: Day Admission Ticket

    Enjoy precious moments with your loved ones on this family outing. With your day admission ticket you’ll step inside a fairytale world full of wondrous tales, delightful dreams and adventures at high speed. Glide through the enchanting world of fairies in the Droomvlucht dark ride. Huddle together during the exciting spectacular Raveleijn park show featuring stunt horse riders and a fire-breathing monster. End your day on a high at Aquanura, the biggest water show in Europe. The little ones will scamper joyfully in the Fairytale Forest and party around the world in Carnaval Festival. They’ll jump and dance along to the live entertainment, have endless fun on the children’s rides and escape from dragons and ghosts on spectacular rollercoasters. There’s the opportunity to set sail on a raging sea aboard the mysterious ghost ship De Vliegende Hollander and to shoot straight down a deep m...

    Let me keep it short. Its completely worth the time and money. Oh and don't for get to buy a parking ticket.

  • Keukenhof Gardens and Tulip Tour from Amsterdam

    5. Keukenhof Gardens and Tulip Tour from Amsterdam

    Enjoy an unforgettable experience in one of the biggest flower gardens in the world! Besides visiting the spacious 32 hectares of flowers, you can enjoy spectacular flower shows, inspirational gardens, unique art and wonderful events. Do not miss the Tulip mania exhibition at the Juliana Pavilion. Christen your own tulip, see how the tulips are cultivated, and get advice and tips from our experts about the use of flower bulbs in your own garden. Flower Power is Keukenhof’s 2019 theme. Flowers inspire. At Keukenhof flowers connect people from across the globe who come together to enjoy the tulips, smells and colours. Discover how tulips ended up in the Netherlands, design your own bulb mosaic, and become a true tulip expert. Take part in the treasure hunt through the park, climb and clamber on adventurous play equipment or glide through the air on the zip-line. The animals at the petting ...

  • Amsterdam: Private Photography Walking Tour

    6. Amsterdam: Private Photography Walking Tour

    In a city as picturesque as Amsterdam there many opportunities for creative photography. Head out on a private tour with a professional guide to find some of the best spots for learning and developing your photography skills. Get insights into the city and hear about its history as you walk along the centuries-old streets. Learn from your guide's knowledge and experience as a professional photographer how to make the most of your shots. This tour is designed specifically for those who want to capture the best photographs Amsterdam has to offer, and improve their technical and compositional techniques at the same time.

  • Amsterdam: 20-Minute Flyboard/Jetpack Flight

    7. Amsterdam: 20-Minute Flyboard/Jetpack Flight

    If you have ever wondered what it would feel like to be a dolphin and shoot through the water, jump into the sky, and dive back into the waves, then this fly-board adventure is just for you! A unique extreme sports activity, the fly-board is very easy to use. You do not need a lot of training or strength to have fun, which means that virtually anyone can handle it, regardless of how old or fit they are. After a short introduction from the fly-board team, strap on your fly-board and other provided equipment, and shoot into the air for unique views of Amsterdam. Dive into the water to discover the endless possibilities of fly-boarding.

  • Amsterdam: The Royal Experience Diamond Tour

    8. Amsterdam: The Royal Experience Diamond Tour

    Visit 4 monumental 17th-century villas and see how jewelers create beauty that lasts for centuries. Take a tour during which your guide will vividly conjure the history of these precious stones, as well as the story of how Amsterdam became the city of diamonds.  On the tour, learn how diamonds are created and polished. Witness professional polishers and goldsmiths up close. Take a picture of yourself behind a real diamond polishing table and learn how to analyze a diamond, distinguishing why some diamonds sparkle more than others. Dive into Amsterdam’s rich history of diamond polishing, filled with royal stories. At the end of this informative tour, receive a goody bag you can use to value you or your family diamonds and jewelry.

    This was a great experience. We were talked through the process of cutting and grading diamonds and shown this in practice. After this we were shown to a room and allowed to view a selection of diamonds through a Loupe. This is a fantastic experience and would highly recommend it.

  • Small Group Full Day Trip to Giethoorn

    9. Small Group Full Day Trip to Giethoorn

    Meet your guide/driver before heading in a comfortable, air-conditioned luxurious minivan to your first destination in about 90 minutes. The journey takes you goes through the typical flat Dutch ‘polder’ landscape. Polder is land that has been reclaimed from the sea, and most of the land you drive through today was a sea until the 1950s. Giethoorn is definitely one of the most picturesque villages in the Netherlands. The town has been one of the country's most popular tourist villages and is nicknamed the Dutch Venice. Just like Venice, Giethoorn has many canals and the only way to get around town is by boat or walking.  After a short walking tour of the village, you will have leisure time to discover the village on your own. Your driver/guide will reveal the city’s unique character, and give you insider’s tips about great local restaurants, shops, attractions, activities and more. End...

    There were only 4 of us in the group & we all agreed it was one of the best day tours we have had. Our guide Bram was pleasant & knowledgeable & professional.

  • Amsterdam: The Diamond Engagement Ring Workshop

    10. Amsterdam: The Diamond Engagement Ring Workshop

    This diamond engagement ring workshop was developed for couples who want to learn more about diamonds or are preparing for an engagement or anniversary. Buying an engagement ring is special in itself but adding the experience of education and polishing a diamond by yourself will make it truly an unforgettable experience.  A diamond is a physical manifestation of the feelings of love and affection the giver has for the new owner. To be able to go on a journey that starts millions of years ago and ends on the finger of your loved one is a remarkable and beautiful experience. When you arrive at Royal Coster, your host will explain the origins of diamonds in your own language. He or she will show you some of the world’s most fascinating diamond artifacts. Let an experienced diamond polisher show you how a diamond is polished. You will learn how remarkable a diamond actually is.  Finally, ...

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What people are saying about North Holland

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based on 2,948 reviews

great walks, beautiful island especially in good weather. Our guide Lucy couldn't do enough for us, very interesting. A great day

Nice ride through different parts of my own capital :-) Cheerful young guide with knowledge of the city, history etc. DO IT!

Let me keep it short. Its completely worth the time and money. Oh and don't for get to buy a parking ticket.

Our guide, David was terrific! We got to see a lot of the city. I would recommend this for sure.

A wonderful museum, , an interesting house and a said story life of a great painter!