All About Amsterdam Private Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

164819


Categories

City, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: No. Suitable for mature teenagers.
This tour can be made kid friendly on request: I can avoid a big part of the Red Light District.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

Portuguese (conversational), English (fluent), Dutch (fluent)

Canal Ring, Modern & Classic Art, Red Light District, Rembrandt, with a private guide!


In this tour I would like to let you enjoy a little bit of everything in Amsterdam.

We start at the historic city center that explores its history, art, architecture, court yard, and sights.

Pass by places important to Rembrandt and hear stories about his time in Amsterdam.

In a traditional Dutch pub we take a break (drinks not included).

Next, walk to one of the city's most beautiful courtyards, an old church, and pause to tour a wing of the Amsterdam Museum. Admire modern and classical art works!

Continue to the oldest part of Amsterdam, and learn about Amsterdam's historic tolerance to the infamous Red Light District.

We end this beautiful walk in Chinatown to visit a bar of a family of resistance heroes in World War II (subject to availability).

Itinerary

My usual start location is Damrak 247, if your hotel is located within the old city center (1012 zip code) I can meet you in the lobby of your hotel.

Admire modern and classic art in a wing of the Amsterdam Museum (when open), and visit a beautiful court yard nearby.

From here we walk to the beautiful old city center, the old heart of town. Hear stories of the famous Red Light District and how a big city council project has reshaped parts of the neighborhood.

We end the tour in multicultural and lively Chinatown.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: REGULAR MEETING POINT
Damrak 247, in front of the shop 'Rent a Bike'. I'll be standing at the bench, wearing a Tours by Locals ID.

HOTEL
Only if this is located in the Old City Center (zip code 1012).

TRAIN STATION
Only at Amsterdam's Central Train Station

> Any other meeting location: let me know where you would like to start, so I can see if this is possible

End location: We can end at the meeting location, or perhaps in a nice local bar or restaurant in the old city center.

Duration: 3 hours

Transportation

Walking Tour

What’s Included

Other: - Visit a wing of the Amsterdam Museum (when open)

Estimated Local Cash Needed

5 Euro - About 5-6 Euro's in total for a drink during the break and a drink in the last bar where we end the tour.

What’s Extra

Other: - Drinks in a local Dutch pub
- Personal expenses

Restrictions

- I don't guide in museums
- I don't own a car but if necessary can arrange transfer. Do notice: public transport is pretty good arranged in Holland and usually cheaper.

A Recent Review of this tour

Wonderful guide. Ian was full of energy and excitement in telling us about his city and showing us around. He moved at a perfect pace, made sure everyone in our party could hear him and was just a lot of fun. Great personality, funny and personable. I would highly recommend booking one of his tours.
Morgan Morris

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