2-hour private (only your group, no other customers) tour on foot with optional break of half an hour in which your guide takes you along many highlights of the historic center. Expect to see numerous scenic intersections of the canals and Amstel river, interestingly decorated canal 17th and 18th canal mansions in the typical so-called dutch renaissance-style, a beautifull large courtyard (almhouse), dating back to the medieval and the nearby Civic Guards Gallery with it's 17th century, original paintings which are accesible for free.Tours can be customized to your specific interests as you like.
During this 2 hour tour on foot (with an optional break of half an hour) we aim to give you a quick impression of the historic center and it's many scenic sights. In a relatively short time you will get to see many scenic sights like intersections of the canals, many interesting, historical buildings, the large scenic courtyard Begijnhof and the nearby Civic Guards Gallery with it's huge original 17th century paintings (access for free). And a lot of boathouses and bikes of course! Your knowledgeable guide will accompany you and tell about the history of this great place. In order not to exhaust you guys there is an optional break of half an hour. Tours are private. That means your group won't be mixed with other customers. Pick-up time and location will be agreed upon with you, the customer. In case you stay in the center it's usually the best to meet at the lobby of you hotel. (so it's important for us to know where you are staying). Programs and routes can be customized to your specific interests. In case you would like to pass by the Red Light District, Anne Frankhouse or the former Jewish neighborhood for example, please indicate that. In case you don't have specific interests we will do the overview/quick impression tour of the historic city center. Drinks and food are not included in the tourprice. Maximum group size is 15 people. It's possible to include visiting the Royal Palace, the Hidden Church, Rembrandt House, The Portuguese Synagogue or the Holocaust Memorial in the tour as well. Each of them take 40 to 50 minutes to visit. Admission fees are not included in the standard tour price. In case we have to take a tram the tramtickets are not included in the price.