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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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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 2 days ago via mobile
A great introduction to this amazing city

Marten was an engaging and funny presenter that really knows his Dutch history and culture. We had an amazing time! He helped us appreciate many aspects of his culture during our 1.5 hour tour of this gorgeous city. He arrived promptly, gave us an overview...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Very nice tour. We learned interesting details about the city from Claudio. Relaxing and fun. If you are new to Amsterdam its an excellent tour to take.

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Reviewed 1 week ago
Amsterdam Neighborhood Tour Withlocals

We had a great time with Marten! I messaged him ahead of time and gave him some ideas of what we wanted to see and he delivered. His passion and enthusiasm for his city shone through: he is super knowledgable and also insightful and funny....More

Thank GothTraveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Pleasant Amsterdam Tour

It was very interesting discovering Amsterdam with Anna, in this 90 minutes tour. While walking through the old city she shared with us her extensive knowledge of Amsterdam history and art, and pointed out various details around the city, which we would have never found...More

Thank Iulian C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Great way to start off our time in Amsterdam!

We booked a Kickstarter tour with Shiv for the morning we landed in Amsterdam. Shiv did a great job communicating with us before our trip and he contacted us when we arrived to help us find the meeting spot. Our tour was amazing and Shiv...More

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