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Amsterdam: Madame Tussauds & Amsterdam Dungeon Combo Ticket

1. Amsterdam: Madame Tussauds & Amsterdam Dungeon Combo Ticket

At Madame Tussauds Amsterdam you can sparkle among the stars. Right in the heart of Amsterdam you can drink a cup of coffee with George Clooney, get your picture taken with members of the Dutch Royal family and pick up your paintbrush alongside world-famous artists such as Van Gogh and Rembrandt. Immerse yourself in an amazing interactive world. You’ll never see as many stars in Amsterdam as at Madame Tussauds Amsterdam. Next, a uniquely thrilling attraction that will whisk you way back into the Netherlands’ most perilous past. See, hear, feel and (ahem) smell the chillingly amusing characters of the ‘bad old days’ as they come to life before you. Will you lose yourself in fear or in mirth? Whichever way, it’s not looking good for your underwear. Professional actors will give an unforgettable performance which will be terrifying and hilarious at the same time, depending on your tolerance for fear. Some of the attractions include figuring your way out of a dark labyrinth, witnessing a witch burn, encountering the ghost of a tortured woman and being tried by a Spanish Inquisitor.

Amsterdam: Rembrandt Experience Entry Ticket

2. Amsterdam: Rembrandt Experience Entry Ticket

Enjoy a tour through the studio of Rembrandt, one of the most famous painters in the world. Step back in time and experience a journey full of music, video projections, and special effects. Visit a reconstruction of the studio of Rembrandt, where he created his iconic masterpieces. Immerse yourself into Amsterdam of the 17th century with the use of video projections, scents, music, and 5D effects. You will know many interesting stories about the life of the famous painter of Amsterdam and encounter a spectacular video art experience. 

Amsterdam: The Famous Boom Chicago Comedy Show

3. Amsterdam: The Famous Boom Chicago Comedy Show

Pre-book your ticket to enjoy a show at Amsterdam's famous Boom Chicago. Boom hosts visiting comedians and stand-up nights, so you'll experience the best night at one of their own comedy shows. Choose from a variety of shows for a night of laughter. Prepare to laugh at a fast-paced mix of sharp writing, quick improvisation, and live music. Over the years, Boom has sold more than a million tickets, produced a funny show on Comedy Central, and created the top two Dutch comedy videos of all time.   Many famous comedians got their start at Boom Chicago, including Seth Meyers, Jordan Peele, Amber Ruffin, Kay Cannon (Pitch Perfect), Heather Anne Campbell (Rick & Morty), and the creators and stars of Ted Lasso (Jason Sudeikis, Brendan Hunt, and Joe Kelly). Now it's your turn to have a big night at Boom Chicago and see the next generation of comedy superstars on stage. Sit at tables with your friends while you enjoy a full bar with drinks including local beers, wine, and mixed cocktails. Choose between hysterical comedy shows like Boom Chicago Improv Spectacular, Musical Improv Spectacular, Boom Chicago Into the Metaverse: Meta Luck Next Time, and Sunday Night Live.

Amsterdam: Light Festival Boat Cruise with Live Commentary

4. Amsterdam: Light Festival Boat Cruise with Live Commentary

Hop on board of a brand new 100% electric canal boat and encounter the beautiful artworks of the Amsterdam Light Festival. See the city from the water as you enjoy live commentary, as well as browsing a brochure which explain the artworks as you go. Head out on your boat through the IJ and towards the lights on the Amstel river. Pass sights like the Nemo and the fully restored Maritime Museum. Encounter the famous Skinny Bridge as your boat navigates towards the Artis Zoo. Admire the 20 beautiful light works of art which are stationed on the way, both in and around the city's canals. Discover the stories of each work as well as hearing stories from the city with commentary from your local skipper. A brochure explaining each work of art is also provided. Experience Amsterdam's icnonic winter cityscape inclduing seeing many bridges and historic buildings lit. Take in this year's festival theme of Imagine Beyond, with light installations inspired to provoke your imagination. Benefit from a relaxing and unique perspective on the light installations from a modern, comfortable, and heated boat with 100% electric power. Encounter all the artworks with the cruise taking a special route to ensure you see them all.

Amsterdam: Magic Show

5. Amsterdam: Magic Show

Marvel as 7 international award-winning magicians perform tricks in 7 different styles before your eyes at the acclaimed Amsterdam Magic Show. Located just a 5-minute walk from Anne Frank's house and a 10-minute walk from Dam Square, the 1920s-era cabaret theater is situated in the historic Jordaan area. Walk into a secret oasis and be enveloped by its intimate ambiance.  Then, journey into a world of magic, mystery and merriment, and see pre-show tricks performed before your eyes as you take your seats for the 2-part performance. Get ready for 105 minutes of pure entertainment (with intermission) as the lights dim and the host announces the first stage act. Experience the skills of Zippo, champion of magic, and watch a unique style of mystery performed by Rico Weeland. Discover the magical talents of Arthur Gerards, a fresh-faced youngster with age-old powers. Laugh out loud at the comedy act of "Fritz with a Z," known around the world for his TV appearances and the Magic Castle in Hollywood. Prepare to have your mind bent by Slovenian wizard Aljaz Son, and welcome special guests from all around the globe.

From Newcastle: 2-Night Return Mini Cruise to Amsterdam

6. From Newcastle: 2-Night Return Mini Cruise to Amsterdam

Take a 2-night cruise from Newcastle to Amsterdam and enjoy an array of amenities on the modern ferry. Relax in the restaurants and bars complete with live entertainment, and make use of the Kid's Club area. Opt for a cabin with beautiful sea views and enjoy a calm journey over the North Sea. Start the tour from North Shields port just outside of Newcastle, and settle into your cabin. Choose between an inside cabin, with beds for up to four people and an ensuite bathroom, or a sea-view cabin, with an ensuite, unbeatable ocean views, and beds for five guests. Enjoy dinner in the onboard restaurant, and spend the evening dancing to live music or relaxing with friends and family. Kids can play in the exciting Kid's Club area, complete with a ball pit and dedicated entertainment. Arrive in IJmuiden in the morning and opt for a bus transfer to Amsterdam city center. Spend an exciting day exploring Amsterdam at your leisure, before returning to the cruise ship in the afternoon and settling in for the final evening of the cruise. The next morning, savor breakfast on board and take in coastline views from the boat's deck. Finishing the tour back at the port in North Shields.

Amsterdam: Private Karaoke Booth Rental with 100,000 Songs

7. Amsterdam: Private Karaoke Booth Rental with 100,000 Songs

Add some music to the heart of Amsterdam with private rental of a karaoke booth at Aloha. Encourage your friends to get up and smash their favorite songs with a catalog of 100,000 different tunes to choose from. Make your way to Aloha close to Amsterdam Central Station and enter your own karaoke booth. Get the mics set up and start looking through the song catalog to queue your favorites. Sing your heart out with all your friends and set up the second microphone to join in a duet together. Laugh the night away and become a superstar.

From Amsterdam: Private Day Trip to Keukenhof & De Tulperij

8. From Amsterdam: Private Day Trip to Keukenhof & De Tulperij

Join this 7-hour tour with a private guide and explore both Keukenhof and The Tulperij. Visit Keukenhof, also known as the garden of europe and explore The Tulperij, an extraordinary tulip farm. First you will pay a visit to the tulip farm De Tulperij. A fascinating and colorful experience, you will be taken around the flower fields and you will be told all about the process from bulb to blossom, as well as having opportunity to snap photos surrounded by flowers. Enjoy the breathtaking, magnificent tulipfields during this typical Dutch experience. Discover the well-known Bollenstreek and enjoy the smells, colors and textures. Next you will be driven to Lisse to enter the legendary gardens. Inside the Keukenhof gardens, take plenty of time to admire this beautiful and internationally renowned display of all sorts of flowers in a relaxed way. Stroll among orchids and themed gardens. Admire the bright colors of the daffodils and hyacinths in bloom. Relax on a bench along the paths. After your visit to Keukenhof, your guide will drive you back to your hotel or any other desired location in Amsterdam.

From Amsterdam: Zundert Flower Parade Trip with Ticket

9. From Amsterdam: Zundert Flower Parade Trip with Ticket

Bus trip to the spectacular flower parade in Zundert, BrabantCarriages up to 9 metres high and 19 metres long... filled with dahlias: you won't believe what you see! Come along to this wonderful spectacle on Sunday 4 September and register for a carefree day trip with Uit met Jonker to the largest flower parade in the world. The last 2 years Corona prevented this spectacle from taking place, but now it is back on the agenda! Just as in the Bollenstreek (bulb region), the Corso in Zundert runs on volunteers. For over eighty years, twenty hamlets have been competing with each other to see who has built the most beautiful wagon. All floats are judged by an expert jury.

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Booked this as part of my husbands birthday trip and we all thoroughly enjoyed the experience. We called on the day of booking as we were running late and was told we could attend the following day if we preferred. Absolutely no issues with this when we arrived the next day.

Truly an all inspiring experience through the world of electronic dance music! DJ Speed Course, dance-quiz, history masterclass and shows make it a packed experience. Love it! I will go again to the Armin van Buuren Experience in March…

If you like house or techno music this is a must see!! Even if you don’t it was such an awesome, fun hands on experience, we loved it! Highly recommend

So much fun going through house music memory lane! Loved the dance floor! Awesome hoast!

Amazing yourney through the history of Dance Music!!!