Gouda walking tour with your own private art historian, private guide

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Tour Number

Activity Level

219987


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Food and Wine, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. I'm a mom (I have 2 daughters). All my tours are suitable for kids and teens. There is a special Kids Cheese market in Gouda.

Friendly: Yes.
Gouda is a wheelchair friendly city, although it is difficult to push the wheelchair on the cobble stones. There is no elevator in the Cheese Museum, only stairs.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

Dutch (fluent), English (fluent)

Day trip from Amsterdam: 3 hours city walk Gouda (1-10 people), private tour


Gouda is famous for it's tastful cheese, high quality candle sticks and delicious sirop waffles! It is a sweet little town with an interesting history and old buildings like the Town Hall, the Weighing House, picturesque courtyards and splendid stained-glass windows in the largest Gothic church in Holland.

The charming GOUDA CHEESE MARKET is held every Thursday morning between 10 am and 12. 30 pm from April 7 to September 1, but it's fun to visit Gouda every day of the year!

We'll do a walking tour, or visit the St. Jan Church, go shopping, anything you like, whether it is just you, your family and kids, or a group up to 10 people. . . If you want a professional tour guide with more than 20 years of experience, please let me prepare a customized tour in Gouda for you.

PLEASE NOTE: all my tours are CUSTOM MADE. We can add more hours, private transportation, pick up from Amsterdam, extra places to visit (The Hague, Delft, Rotterdam, Amsterdam, Keukenhof), whatever you would like to see, eat, or do!

Itinerary

Private walking tour / museum tour in Gouda, starting at Central Station or your hotel in Gouda city center, all the information you need to understand the history of the city, the architecture and delicious cheese and sirop waffles. Enjoy the monuments, the art, the history, the many stories, for example the famous cheese market, the town hall, the beautiful stained glass windows in the church, the museum and/or the hidden courtyard!

It's your tour! Ask anything you want to, take a rest if you need to and we can adjust or extend the tour as you wishes, all my tours are custom made!

3 hours walking tour in Gouda.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building, Suggested by Guide: Let's meet in the entrance hall of Gouda Central Station. I will wear my green Toursbylocals key cord, can't miss! Other locations (your hotel in Gouda city center, the cruise terminal Rotterdam or Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport, other hotel) possible on request, but an extra fee - for transportation and time -may apply. Please tell me your preferences.

Duration: 3 hours

Duration three hours, or four days, or more.
It's your tour!

We can change or extend the tour, combine it with other places of interest, private transportation, pick up from Amsterdam, anything according to your wishes.

Transportation

This is a walking tour. We do not need transportion in Gouda city center. If needed: (rental) car or minivan/taxi/private coach and driver (for example from Amsterdam or Rotterdam) on request. Please tell me your preferences.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Admission Tickets

Other: Included are my services as your private tour guide during the 3 hours tour and my expertise as an experienced art historian. Ask anything you want; it's your tour!

Also included are entrance fees for the Cathedral in Gouda.

Price of the tour is for a group up to 10 people.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

10 Euro - For refreshments, if needed.

It's your tour: YOU decide if and when you need a break. We can buy a snack on the way, have a coffee/lunch break, go fine dining in a Michelin star restaurant or have no break at all. Please bring a little amount in cash (euros) for food and drinks or personal expenses, according to your preferences. Most shops and restaurants accept credit cards.

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Public Transportation Tickets
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: Other entrance fees (Cheese Museum 4,50 euro, Gouda Museum 9 europer person), food and drinks, personal expenses, transportation (train/bus/taxi/rental car/minivan/coach and driver, if necessary), pick up from Amsterdam , extra hours, other places to visit, or other services, when required, are not included in this walking tour. I can prepare an all-inclusive tourprice on request.

Restrictions

Please beware: anyone in Holland can call himself a tourguide, NO RESTRICTIONS! I'm an art historian, professional guide and TIDS (by IATA) travel agent: more than 25 years experience, the highest marketshare since 2017 and 350+ 5 star reviews.

A Recent Review of this tour

Great tour. Walda is very knowledgable and flexible to keep our entire family happy!
James Nattier

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    219987


    Categories

    Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Food and Wine, Museums / Culture

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. I'm a mom (I have 2 daughters). All my tours are suitable for kids and teens. There is a special Kids Cheese market in Gouda.

    Friendly: Yes.
    Gouda is a wheelchair friendly city, although it is difficult to push the wheelchair on the cobble stones. There is no elevator in the Cheese Museum, only stairs.

    Maximum travelers: 10

    Language(s)

    explanation

    Dutch (fluent), English (fluent)

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