Private bike tour Old Amsterdam/ Canal Ring/ Amsterdam South


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Activity Level



Adventure / Active, City, Museums / Culture


Kid Friendly: No. Suitable for mature teenagers

Friendly: No.
You must be able to ride a bike, we'll bike over a few bridges and in the crowded city center of Amsterdam.

Maximum travelers: 10



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

Bike tour 3 hours with a private guide

Explore the most beautiful area's of Amsterdam by bike!

Your tour starts in the old city center of Amsterdam, where you will learn everything about the old harbour of Amsterdam(redlight district). If you are interested we can even visit a former window brothel in the narrowest alley way of Amsterdam.

After this we visit the Canal Ring, built in the 17th century and now listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. We bike along the banks of the canals, admiring the colorful house boats, narrow merchant houses, and many of the city's most famous monuments, such as the Westerkerk and Anne Frank House.

After a small break for a free cheese tasting, we bike towards the Leidseplein, the Vondelpark and the museum district.

We end our tour with a visit to a beautiful courtyard, church and wing of the Amsterdam museum.

This tour is the ideal way to get to know your way around Amsterdam quikly! A great mix of history, current changes in town. cool places and a lot of humor.


We start in the old city center, Dam square, than visit the canal ring, the Anne Frank House, the Jordaan and some hidden courtyards.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

The square 'Beursplein': between Central Station and Dam Square, about 5 min. walking.
I will stand at the statue of the Wallstreet Bull, wearing a Tours By Locals ID.

Only if this is located in the Old City Center.

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

If the weather is too bad and cycling is not possible, I will change the tour in a walking tour.


Bike Tour

What’s Included

- Bike rent
- Simple Dutch cheese tasting
- Visit wing of the Amsterdam museum (when open)

Estimated Local Cash Needed

5 Euros - About 5 Euros for a stop for warm coffee, fresh soda and/or some good Dutch applepie or a snack.

What’s Extra

Personal purchases


- 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

He was absolutely great and I couldn't say enough about him. He stayed with us a bit late to show us a few more things, and provided a lot of useful and fun information about the City and its history. He adjusted as needed and make the trip exciting and informative. The best!
Jennifer Nijman-Surdell

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