Private City Walk Amsterdam

Best introduction to Amsterdam

Private City Walk Amsterdam

  • Starting point
    Starting point

    We start in front of the Amsterdam Central Station, at the I amsterdam Visitor Centre

  • Duration | Distance
    Duration | Distance

    2 hours | -/+ 3 km of walking (1.4 ml)

  • Highlights
    Highlights

    - Royal Palace
    - Canal Ring
    - Dam square
    - Begijnhof
    - Red Light District

  • Price
    Price

    Available from €43,75 p.p.

  • Starting point
    Starting point

    We start in front of the Amsterdam Central Station, at the I amsterdam Visitor Centre

  • Duration | Distance
    Duration | Distance

    2 hours | -/+ 3 km of walking (1.4 ml)

  • Highlights
    Highlights

    - Royal Palace
    - Canal Ring
    - Begijnhof
    - Dam square
    - Red Light Distric

  • Price
    Price

    Available from €43,75 p.p.

Private City Walk in Amsterdam 

Are you new to the city? We offer you an unmissable private guided tour of Amsterdam. Become acquainted with this famous city, with a local as your personal guide. Get to see the most beautiful, cozy and quirky places in the historical city center. What is this city made of? Why is this city so unique and inspiring? We’ll make sure you’ll find out.

 

What is the spirit of Amsterdam?

Who is Amsterdam? With our guides you’ll get a better understanding of Amsterdam’s tolerance and pragmatism, its famously relaxed way of life. You’ll walk in the footsteps of Rembrandt and you’ll get a surprising take on the red light district. In two hours your personal historian will take you through the ages and back.

 

The Physics of Amsterdam

Your private guide will explain the unique way that Amsterdam is built. You won’t find another city with as many canals and bridges. How did this unique layout come into existence? Why do many houses lean forward? What was the function of the canals anyway? Is Amsterdam in imminent danger of flooding due to rising sea levels? So many question to ask about this city. We’ll have the answers for you.

 

Practical hints

As a local, we’ll gladly inform you about the do’s and dont’s in Amsterdam. Places to go and places to avoid, where to eat and drink, and our insider’s cultural tips. How to use public transport? How to navigate smartly? We gladly offer tailored recommendations for further exploring, in and outside of Amsterdam.

 

A fun introduction to Amsterdam

We combine a fun walk and fascinating anecdotes with a truckload of information on Amsterdam. With the storytellers of Historical Amsterdam Tours you’ll have a great first impression of our wonderful city.

Tour reviews

  • star rating  Tijs was amazing. His knowledge is outstanding and the tour was fun, interesting and informative. We would definitely recommend him to anyone needing a tour guide in Amsterdam. He tailor... read more

    Merle K
    August 30, 2019
  • star rating  This was a fascinating and informative tour. The shocking reality of the Second World War is so close to the surface in Amsterdam; important historical events happened on almost every... read more

    A Tripadvisor Member
    March 1, 2020
  • star rating  This was an amazing walking tour of Rembrandt’s steps, where he lived, about his work, the good and bad, etc. It was extremely informative and our guide was Tijs who... read more

    vivkadlecek
    August 18, 2020
  • star rating  A very relaxed and experienced guide. Willing to talk and answer questions. The best investment knowledge is to buy high and sell low

    Mickiewicz K
    August 4, 2021
  • star rating  Exploring the canals of Amsterdam on foot with Tijs as the tour guide was one of the highlights of my first visit to the city. Tijs not only has thorough... read more

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    March 22, 2018

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