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Amsterdam Cultural & Historical Walking Tour in German or English

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Explore Amsterdam's rich past and vibrant present on a 2-hour walking tour, with highlights such as Dam Square, Begijnhof and a tiny historical house.

Highlights

  • Embark on a captivating 2-hour walking tour of Amsterdam, unveiling its rich history and cultural panorama, starting from the iconic Dam Square.

  • Enjoy an engaging narrative by a passionate guide, who’ll narrate stories of Amsterdam from the Middle Ages to its present multicultural canvas.

  • Immerse in views of the romantic canal-side houses, the serene Begijnhof, and the poignant national monument providing a vivid insight into the city's heritage.

  • Choose from 2 unique ticket options, either a guided walking tour in English or German, inclusive of a €1.50 city tax contributing to the city's upkeep.

  • Did you know? Begijnhof, a tranquil oasis in the city, is home to Amsterdam's oldest wooden house, dating back to 1528!

Inclusions

  • Walking tour

  • €1.50 city tax (per participant)

Cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

A historical journey through Amsterdam

Your journey begins at the historical Dam Square, where Amsterdam was birthed. Guided by an enthusiastic narrator, proficient in both English and German, you'll traverse past the royal grandeur of the Royal Palace and the New Church Nieuwe Kerk. Learn about the architectural prowess of the city with a visit to one of its tiniest houses. A hint of colonial history awaits you at the statue of Multatuli on Torensluis Bridge, a testament to Amsterdam's multi-layered past.

Secrets, stories, and cultural immersion

The tour continues as you amble past the romantic canal-side houses, leading you to Amsterdam's hidden gem, the tranquil Begijnhof. Your historical journey concludes at the poignant national monument, a tribute to all who've lost their lives in wars worldwide. This carefully curated exploration of Amsterdam's rich history and culture promises a captivating experience from start to finish.

What to bring

  • It’s recommended to wear comfortable shoes.

  • Bring along a water bottle, sun hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen.

Accessibility

  • Guide dogs are allowed.

Additional information

  • The experience is pram/stroller accessible.
  • Your voucher will be emailed to you shortly.

  • Please arrive at the meeting point 15 mins before the scheduled time of your tour to avoid any delays.

  • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the meeting point.

Meeting Point

  • Meet your guide at National Monument.

  • Address: Dam, 1012 JL Amsterdam, Netherlands.

  • Guide Identifier: Your tour guide will be wearing a red name tag around their neck.

  • Landmark: Stairs between the lion sculptures of the National Monument. Look for the big white pillar/obelisk.

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