Amsterdam is still getting more and more popular every year, so how nice is it that you have the opportunity to discover Amsterdam together with a local in a unique way during a city tour. Below we have listed four fun city tours in Amsterdam for you:
City walk second world war and Anne Frank house
The Second World War is an unmistakable war. This war has left a lot of damage in Europe, but also outside Europe. The same is true in the streets of Amsterdam. The Anne Frank House is still visited by many people every day, just like the Hollandsche schouwburg. A terrible, but instructive experience.
During this city tour you will learn a lot about the Second World War. The guide will lead you past various monuments and places of interest. You’ll learn about Anne Frank’s youth, the history of the Jewish people, the time they went into hiding, how the Germans left, life after the war, Anne’s family, Anne’s diary, secret hiding places and you name it.
This two-hour city tour is given in small groups. So you will never be in a group with more than 20 people. The tour can be given in English or German. A ticket for the Anne Frank house is not included in this tour. Do you want to visit the Anne Frank house? Then make sure you buy your ticket online in advance, because it may soon be sold out. Once you have booked the city tour, you can download your ticket to your phone or print it out.
City tour of the Red Light District
The Red Light District is located in the oldest neighbourhood of Amsterdam. The Red Light District is often referred to in English as the ‘Red Light District’. This district is located in the oldest part of Amsterdam. The Old Church is the oldest existing building. In the Red Light District you will find many window prostitution, sex theatres, coffee shops and sex museums. This is a very important landmark in Amsterdam. For many tourists it is hard to understand that this is still allowed in Amsterdam.
The walking tour over the ramparts is very popular. You will discover the oldest part of Amsterdam and the exciting streets. The tour includes the Condomerie, the Old Church, the Prostitution Information Centre, the Nieuwmarkt and much more. The tour ends with a free shot in the famous Belushi’s Bar.
The city walk is a two hour tour with a professional guide. The guide speaks English and Spanish. This tour can also be done for wheelchair users. If you are going to book the tour you will immediately get your ticket which you can download on your phone or you can print it out.
Guided bike tour
A bicycle is the most widely used means of transport of the inhabitants of Amsterdam. Everybody bikes here. It’s very busy in the city and streets are one-way for cars, so a car is not a convenient option. On a bike you can go almost anywhere, so you’ll get to your destination faster. You can see a lot more in a short time. Moreover, if you go cycling in Amsterdam, it is also quite an experience. It’s busy in a city like this. That’s why it can be quite exciting to get on a bike on your own.
The bike ride through Amsterdam takes three hours. In three hours you can really see a lot on your bike. You’ll get to know the area well and you’ll see many highlights of Amsterdam. You ride along the beautiful canals and the most famous sights. The guide will guide you safely through the city and will tell you a lot about the beautiful surroundings.
The bike tour can be followed at different times of the day. The guide speaks English, French and German. So everyone can follow it well. During this tour you will learn a lot about the culture in Amsterdam, the history and of course the surroundings. You will cycle along the 400 year old canals, A’DAM Tower and the Jordaan.
Do you want to discover Amsterdam in a different way? Get a tour of Amsterdam on the one Segway. Old streets, canals, bridges, NEMO and much more. See the most important sights of Amsterdam with historical facts. The guide who takes you will tell you all about it. You’ll get tips on the best things to see and do. Of course you can also ask the guide everything
The tour on the Segway is pretty hip of course. Before you start this tour, you will get acquainted with the Segway. You will receive a safety training on the Segway. You will also wear a helmet for safety while riding the Segway. The weather can be very changeable here, that’s why you’ll get a poncho in case it suddenly starts pouring. The tour lasts 90 minutes and if you want to take part in this tour you have to be 16 years or older. It is not suitable for pregnant women or people over the age of 70.
The guide speaks English. For most people this is understandable. If you bought your ticket online you can download it on your phone or you can print it out.