Private tour

Amsterdam: Private City Walking Tour

4.5 / 5

51 reviews

Amsterdam: Private City Walking Tour

From US$ 72.78 per person

Avoid the hassle of group tours and find your bearings in Amsterdam on a private walking tour. See the major sights of the city center, including the bridges and canals of the Canal Belt. Learn about the mercantile history of Amsterdam and more.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
Duration options: 2 - 4 hours
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Live tour guide
Dutch, English, German, Spanish, Italian, French, Portuguese, Arabic
Private group
Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Umbrella
  • Snacks
  • Drinks
  • Rain gear
  • Comfortable clothes

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags
  • Discover Amsterdam on a private tour with a local
  • Find your bearings in the historic center and Canal Belt
  • See the city's beautiful canals and merchant houses
  • Learn how Amsterdam became so accepting of sex work
Full description
Enjoy a private walking tour and see all the main sights of the historic center, including the enchanting bridges, barges, houseboats and mercantile houses of the Canal Belt. Get well-acquainted with Amsterdam’s cobblestoned streets, walking over the many beautiful bridges overlooking the iconic canals on the Canal Belt. Be guided along the waterways, seeing the recognizable tall and slim buildings, numerous houseboats, and, of course, some of the most famous sights in the city. Learn how the city evolved from a muddy town on the Amstel River in the 12th century to the modern day metropolis. Get a local’s perspective and discover some little-known secrets of the city, including tree-lined squares and private courtyards. Get priceless tips on how to make the most of your time in Amsterdam.
  • Live tour guide
    Not suitable for
    • Children under 12 years
    • People with mobility impairments
    • Wheelchair users

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    Meeting point

    Meet the guide in front of the main entrance of the Park Plaza Victoria Hotel, located at the Damrak 1-5, 1012LG, Amsterdam.

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    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.5 /5

    based on 51 reviews

    Review summary

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    We really liked the city guide, he earned 5 stars. What we didn't like was that when we booked the tour our hotel was chosen as the meeting point. Two days before our departure we were informed by email that the meeting point with the city guide has changed and should now be at the main train station. However, the city guide was not informed of this change, so that we could only wait for a long time to start the tour after a long phone call.

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    August 21, 2019

    The guide presented Amsterdam in detail and with very good specialist and background knowledge. It went into the wishes and ideas of our travel group in detail and took into account the different mobile capabilities of the individual group members. Despite the many tourists in the individual quarters, he knew how to inform our group about niche areas.

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    August 11, 2019

    We had a slightly older guide who obviously enjoyed telling and showing us a lot, e.g. B. an old seafarers' hotel - you never think of going in there alone. The tour also took a little longer than booked - as I said, it was very interesting.

    July 24, 2022

    Product ID: 392476

    VA ID: 392476