Amsterdam Walking Tour

Price: $35.00
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Summary
Shore Excursion SizeStandard
Shore Excursion TypeCultural, Scenic
Shore Excursion Duration2 Hours 30 Minutes
Activity LevelEasy
Shore Excursion Leaves FromAn approximately 20 minute walk or 10 minute taxi ride (not included, approximately 15 EUR each way) from the cruise pier. (Full details will be provided in your electronic ticket upon confirmation.)
Food/Beverage ProvidedA small Dutch snack is included.
Recommended DressCasual, comfortable clothing and good walking shoes are recommended.
RestrictionsThis tour is not wheelchair accessible. Guests must be able to walk on paved, as well as cobblestone surfaces. There are steps and steep curbs in some areas. Children ages 3 and younger may attend the tour free of charge with advanced notice at the time of booking.
Tour Details

Amsterdam Walking Tour

This Amsterdam tour was designed just for you: it is unique and entertaining, informative and quirky. On this Amsterdam walking tour, stroll along the beautifully historic canals and cobblestone streets of Amsterdam as you learn about this wonderful city's glorious past. From Amsterdam's humble beginnings as a fishing village to its rise as a major international trader during its Golden Age, you'll be surrounded by the effects of eight hundred years of culture. Your wonderful guide will escort you through Amsterdam with unscripted dialogue that includes stories, facts, odd details, and things you probably wouldn't expect to hear. You will visit Dam Square, where the Royal Palace, Nieuwe Kerk (New Church), and the National Monument are located.

From there, head to the Begijnhof, a courtyard surrounded by beautiful 16th century houses, which remains an interesting part of Amsterdam with its unique atmosphere. At the Begijnhof, you will find the imposing and restored wooden house that dates back to 1528, and is one of the oldest houses in the Netherlands. Continue across the Damrak to the Red Light District, where your guide will tell you some of Amsterdam's best secrets. You will walk through markets and flower gardens. You'll amble across foot bridges that span several beautiful and iconic canals. This Amsterdam city tour is a wonderful way to get on your feet and get to know the city. You will not want to miss this one.

Shore Excursion Size
Standard
Shore Excursion Type
Cultural, Scenic
Shore Excursion Duration
2 Hours 30 Minutes
Shore Excursion Departs From
An approximately 20 minute walk or 10 minute taxi ride (not included, approximately 15 EUR each way) from the cruise pier. (Full details will be provided in your electronic ticket upon confirmation.)
Activity Level
Easy
Food/Beverage Provided
A small Dutch snack is included.
Recommended Dress
Casual, comfortable clothing and good walking shoes are recommended.
Restrictions
This tour is not wheelchair accessible. Guests must be able to walk on paved, as well as cobblestone surfaces. There are steps and steep curbs in some areas. Children ages 3 and younger may attend the tour free of charge with advanced notice at the time of booking.