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Start your time in Amsterdam on the right foot with the help of a local guide on this great-value tour. Meet your personal ‘city concierge’ at Central Station, and set off on a customized 1.5-hour stroll through the city’s most captivating and iconic districts, plus tucked-away treasures that many visitors miss.

Admire architectural highlights like St Nicholas Church, soak up the multicultural vibe of Chinatown and satisfy your curiosity in the infamous Red Light District. After breathing in the fragrant Flowermarket air, take in all the bustling action of Dam Square and visit hidden medieval chapels in beautiful Begijnhof.

Along the way, ask all the questions you like to help you make the most of your visit. Your guide is full of useful information like where to find the most delicious internationally inspired meals, how to get advance tickets for the Anne Frank House and the best approach to partaking in the city’s famous nightlife. The itinerary can be customized based on your personal interests. After 1.5 hours, say farewell to your new local friend at a hand-picked cafe in Rembrandtplein Square.
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Dam Square
St. Nicholas Basilica
Centraal Station
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Kickstart your visit to Amsterdam with this private, 1.5-hour tour of the city’s hotspots, culture and can’t-miss attractions. Stroll through some of the most interesting areas, like Dam Square and the Red Light District, while a friendly guide shares insight and tips on the best places to shop, dine and explore like a local.
  • Private, 1.5-hour walking tour of Amsterdam
  • Get insider tips on sightseeing, dining and navigating the city
  • Explore iconic areas like Dam Square, the Flowermarket and the Red Light District
  • Gain local insight you can't find in any guidebook
  • Private tour can be customized to suit the party's interests
  • Great introduction to the city for first-time visitors
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
Tour of Amsterdam with Marten

Marten is a very well informed individual with a jovial and cheerful nature. His in depth narration about the history, culture, and economy of Amsterdam was extremely interesting. The hour and one half went by so fast because we were engaged and learning about Amsterdam...More

Thank Oxbo5
Reviewed 6 days ago
Wonderful walking tour with Sebastien

Four of us did a walking tour of the canal district in Amsterdam with Sebastian. He arrived promptly, and catered the tour to our interests. He was very informative, not just about the city's history but also about present-day culture, all interspersed with personal impressions....More

Thank Deborah W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Kick Start with Marten

We had a great Kick Start tour of Amsterdam with Marten. His knowledge and enthusiasm for the city made the tour more than we could have hoped for. So glad we chose Marten to introduce us to beautiful and interesting Amsterdam.

Thank Lori L
Reviewed 1 week ago
Anna was just wonderful

Fabulous 90 minute kickstart tour of Amsterdam with Anna. She was very knowledgeable and informative. We loved walking around at our own pace and Anna made sure we saw everything we wanted to on this tour.

Thank maggn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great to have a local show you around

We had a great walk with Marten. He's very proud and knowledgeable about his fantastic city. Knows a lot about how it's changed especially recently. We'd stop almost every ten feet for him to tell us about a fascinating building or alley way. He did...More

Thank Lazaros S
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