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Offbeat Amsterdam Red Light District Nighttime Walking Tour with a Local Guide

Highlights
  • In-depth tour of Amsterdam's Red Light District after dark 
  • Evening tour leaves your day free to explore other Amsterdam attractions 
  • Stops include the Museum of Prostitution and the Hangover Information Center
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Offbeat Amsterdam Red Light District Nighttime Walking Tour with a Local Guide
From US$23.60
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9:00 pm Red Light Tour Option
This offbeat Amsterdam Red Light District walking tour starts at 9:00 pm instead of 7:00 pm.
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7:00 pm Red Light Tour Option
This offbeat Amsterdam Red Light District walking tour starts at 7:00 pm instead of 9:00 pm.
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3:00 pm Red Light Tour Option
This offbeat Amsterdam Red Light District walking tour starts at 3:00 pm instead of 7:00 or 9:00 pm.
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Overview

Get the insider's version of Amsterdam's Red Light District history and culture on this night walking tour, with background info you wouldn't get from simply strolling on your own. Follow your guide past buzzing coffee shops, nightlife hot spots, and local hangouts while listening to commentary on the famous neighborhood. Highlights include Chinatown, the Museum of Prostitution, and the city's first condom shop.

What to Expect

Meet your guide and group of fellow adventurers in central Amsterdam's Dam Square. After a short orientation, set off on foot through the famous Red Light District for a thorough understanding of the Dutch people's more liberal, yet regulated, approach to many acts and substances criminalized in other countries, such as sex work and marijuana. Along the walk, you'll learn the history of the neighborhood and stop by highlights that many tours miss, avoiding some of the awkwardness of exploring the area on your own. 

Take in the neighborhood's vibe as you pass the legendary coffee shops, nightlife hot spots, and red-lit windows with services on offer. Your guide will talk at length about the origins, history, and modern-day iterations of the district and what it means to Amsterdam's culture as a whole. Highlights include the Hangover Information Center, the Museum of Prostitution, the world's first condom shop, and some of the city's most popular coffee shops.

At the conclusion of your tour, you can get pointers on where to explore further on your own from your guide.

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Reviewed 3 days ago
Very good lots of information

It was awesome heard and seen a lot about the city what’s legal what’s not . Felt very safe I was suprised on how it was not really rated at all . Learned a lot about the history We took the 700 pm time and...More

Thank tbkberg
MarcelR1012, Manager at Amsterdam Red Light District Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the great review!

Reviewed 6 days ago
RL District Tour

We booked onto this straight off their website just on the day as a last minute decision. It was only 15euro which is well priced considering it was about 1.5-2hours. Very educational and interesting tour, and also some added humour. Id even got to experience...More

Thank Maggie H
MarcelR1012, Manager at Amsterdam Red Light District Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for the great review Maggie! I'll let Martijn know that you enjoyed his tour! :)

Reviewed 1 week ago
Great Tour

This was a fun and informative tour. We learned a lot about the red light district, and had a good time doing it. This is a great way to check out this area and feel safe and relaxed. I would definitely recommend this tour.

Thank Alexis S
MarcelR1012, Manager at Amsterdam Red Light District Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Alexis, thank you for the great review!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Through their eyes

Don’t let the name of the tour put you off...this is much more a cultural tour where you will learn about the views in Amsterdam regarding a wide range of topics from social programs to legalization of drugs and the worlds oldest profession. Our tour...More

Thank Ray W
MarcelR1012, Manager at Amsterdam Red Light District Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the good review Ray! I'll tell Martijn that you enjoyed his tour.

Reviewed 1 week ago
Great tour - light, engaging, informative

This was a last minute decision to go on this tour - and it was great. Our guide was engaging, funny, informative and respectful of the area and the industry, One little hint - when your confirmation says, meet at Dam Square - they mean...More

Thank GingerK6
MarcelR1012, Manager at Amsterdam Red Light District Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the good review! Could you send us a screenshot of the confirmation email/ voucher via email? To our knowledge all our confirmation emails and vouchers state the meeting point. This is the first time we've had this complaint. Thank you.

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