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Half day private tour: Amsterdam introduction in one day

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US$ 78.55
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    What to Expect
    Discover Amsterdam on this half-day walking tour with a private guide. Meet your private tour guide at your hotel or at the Amsterdam Central Station. From there your guide will take you to the old town area and will start this tour with the basic history of Amsterdam. Here there are so many sights to explore like the Old Church, The Waag, Chinatown and the smallest house of Amsterdam.

    From here the guide will take you to the the Red Light District, explore the atmospheric streets and learn about the coffee shop culture, prostitution, political issues, and history. Walk through the narrowest street of Amsterdam, see the first coffee shop in the world and the first condom shop in the world! 

    Then you will walk to the city centre where the well known sights like the Dam Square and royal palace are located. Here you are also able to take a relaxing break before heading to the next area. 

    Next, head to the famous Jordaan district, a former working class area with a rich history. It is now home to sights like the Anne Frank House and West Church. Learn about Anne Frank and wander through the Jordaan district with your tour private tour guide.

    Continue to the area of the Rembrandplein and Leidseplein. Experience the lively area and here you can take a relaxing break and purchase some drinks and food. After the break we walk through the largest street market in the Netherlands called the Albert-Cuyp market. Here you literally find anything, from food to clothes!

    And lastly walk back to central Amsterdam and see the last few sights like the Begijnhof, Jewish quarter and end the tour at the Dam square or a chosen location by you! This tour covers every area in Amsterdam.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    The meeting point is in front of the central station of Amsterdam at the 'tram B' sign.
    Departure Time
    Customer can choose a departure time between: 10:00am - 6:00pm
    Return Details
    Dam square
    • Local guide
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
    • Private tour
    • Food and drinks
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 4 September 2019

    We booked this tour directly through Trigger Tours their website. They were very responsive by email and we decided to book the tour. Our guide Alexandra was the best!! She had so much knowledge about everything. Great tour!!

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Henrytravelagent
    Reviewed 1 September 2019

    We were fortunate enough to spend about 4 hours with a tour guide Alexandra. First she was on time, thank you for that. Next I did not know the history of the different areas of Amsterdam she told me all of that. Lastly she indulged...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Expedition306431
    Reviewed 21 May 2019

    Special thanks to our guide Alexandra! We were only in Amsterdam for one day and this tour was exactly needed. In a couple hours we learned so much about the city. We also did a private day trip to Rotterdam with Trigger Tours, that was...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    1  Thank helma d
    Reviewed 2 March 2018

    We chose Trigger Tours because our hotel recommended it and we were really happy with that! It was wonderful going around with our guide. We learned so much about the city and had a great day!

    Date of experience: February 2018
    Thank ireneandjoshua
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