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Small-Group Amsterdam Canal Ring Walking Tour

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Small-Group Amsterdam Canal Ring Walking Tour
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Small-Group Amsterdam Canal Ring Walking Tour
US$ 26.37
Overview
Make the most of your time in Amsterdam on a 2-hour walking tour of the Amsterdam Canal Ring, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. In a small-group limited to 15, you’ll wander past iconic Amsterdam canal houses and churches, and learn about the district’s 400-year-old history. See the lively Dam Square and Rembrandtplein, and conclude your tour with a Dutch treat and coffee.
What to Expect
It is impossible to imagine Amsterdam without its canals. The UNESCO-listed Amsterdam Canal Ring is by far the most beautiful part of town, with its canal houses, prestigious churches, and over 400 years of history.

This 2-hour walking tour starts at Dam Square by meeting your local guide.  Departing Dam Square,  the tour starts by hitting the Canal District.  The first stop is the back door of the city where you will enjoy a cheese tasting with Reypenaer. From there get ready to go back in time to the beginning of the Golden Age, when thousands of people annually knocked on the doors of Amsterdam, adding to its growing wealth. The city of Amsterdam was bursting at the seams. Your local guide explains how the expansion of Amsterdam was built and how you can still see this in the architecture. Pass by important canal houses and learn in detail about the hidden and complicated system of waterworks controlling the water levels.

Combine the history of the canal district and the different styles of the canal houses with the specialties of the local entrepreneurs of this neighborhood, like shops with local products and antiques, local restaurants and lunchrooms and different museums you can’t miss out on.

The tour ends close to Rembrandtplein, where coffee and a Dutch treat awaits you.
Reviews (27)
1 - 5 of 27 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Great tour

Thanks to Oscar for the tour. It was really enriching, we learnt a lot about the city and the history of Amsterdam ! Great tour !More

Thank Lisa V
360Amsterdam, Manager at 360 Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Lisa, thank you for writing this great review! We are glad to hear that you could learn a lot about our beautiful city while having fun with our tour guide Oscar. We hope you will visit us soon again and discover even more about...More

Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile
Great walking tour around Dam square

We took free walking tour at 3 pm today, and the 360 Amsterdam team was right there at damn square with orange umbrella. Our group was of around 10 people hence the walk was very personal and interactive. Our guide Titian was energetic , friendly...More

Thank Somrhita
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile
Fantastic tour!

We came across this tour accidentally and decided to join after we heard it was free. I’m so glad we did! Talia was a fantastic tour guide. She knew tons about the city and its history, and her passion for Amsterdam shows. Thank you Talia...More

Thank adimonda
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile
Brilliant!

This walking tour is an absolute must when visiting Amsterdam. Our guide was Talia. She was funny, informative, interesting and she made the two hours fly by! She was very happy to answer our many questions and made the whole experience a thoroughly enjoyable one....More

1  Thank chriskennedy1965
360Amsterdam, Front Office Manager at 360 Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Dear Chris, Great to read such a good review. Thank you for sharing your experience with us!

Reviewed 10 May 2018
Great tour

Awesome great tour of city very informative lots to see knowledgeable guide bring comfy shoes water bottles

Thank Michelle C
360Amsterdam, Front Office Manager at 360 Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Happy to read you had a great experience!

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