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Private Tour: Düsseldorf Highlights Tour
"Start with a hotel pickup and delve into the streets of central Düsseldorf to learn about the city from your private driver-guide. As you travel along the scenic Rhine River promenade aka Rheinuferpromenade hear how the city developed from a riverside farming settlement to the lively Rhine-area metropolis that it is today. If you have any particular areas of interest let your guide know. Your commentary and itinerary can be tailored to your preference.After passing the pretty Rheinuferpromenade stop for a look at Rheinturm the city’s tallest and best-known landmark. Pause for photos of the TV tower set against the lively hustle of the Media Harbor. A modern-looking place
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Private Tour: Düsseldorf Highlights Tour
"Start with a hotel pickup and delve into the streets of central Düsseldorf to learn about the city from your private driver-guide. As you travel along the scenic Rhine River promenade aka Rheinuferpromenade hear how the city developed from a riverside farming settlement to the lively Rhine-area metropolis that it is today. If you have any particular areas of interest let your guide know. Your commentary and itinerary can be tailored to your preference.After passing the pretty Rheinuferpromenade stop for a look at Rheinturm the city’s tallest and best-known landmark. Pause for photos of the TV tower set against the lively hustle of the Media Harbor. A modern-looking place
From EUR71.00
 
Private Tour: Düsseldorf Highlights Tour
"Start with a hotel pickup and delve into the streets of central Düsseldorf to learn about the city from your private driver-guide. As you travel along the scenic Rhine River promenade aka Rheinuferpromenade hear how the city developed from a riverside farming settlement to the lively Rhine-area metropolis that it is today. If you have any particular areas of interest let your guide know. Your commentary and itinerary can be tailored to your preference.After passing the pretty Rheinuferpromenade stop for a look at Rheinturm the city’s tallest and best-known landmark. Pause for photos of the TV tower set against the lively hustle of the Media Harbor. A modern-looking place
From EUR71.00

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Den Bosch Tourist Info Centre

The local tourist information office here in s'Hertogenbosch is situated in one of the city's oldest brick buildings just off the market square.Here you can get all the advice you need regarding...
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johngayton
Aug 23, 2010

Zoete lieve Gerritje

This is a statue of Zoete Lieve Gerritje - a character from a popular nursery rhyme who went to Den Bosch.It goes like this: that goes to Den Bosch Sweet Gerritje, that goes to Den Bosch sweet...
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MATIM
Oct 28, 2005

the Dragon of Marshes

Den Bosch has it's nickname "The Dragon of Marshes", for its position as a powerful city on the formerly swampy banks of the river Dieze, which made it hard to conquer for centuries. that's why you...
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MATIM
Oct 28, 2005

easy....

If you look close at this picture you see a wooden extension at this house. In the old days this wooden extension was easy to do the laundry and pass water cause the extension is right above the...
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MATIM
Oct 28, 2005

The Catharina church

the only church in Europe where you can sail under. In 1964 They want to fill in the canals because the water was filthy and thousands of rats where living there. However two gentleman provide this...
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MATIM
Oct 28, 2005

The gate

If you walk along the water (continued from the previous tip)on your right you'll find stairs. Walk up and you'll see this impressive gate. At first I thought it was an entrance to some monastery and...
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Nathalie_B
May 02, 2004
 
 
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The Dragon Statue

If you travel by train, this statue will be the first thing you see once you got out of the train station. Den Bosch has it's nickname "The Dragon of Marshes", that's why you see the golden dragon...
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Nathalie_B
May 01, 2004

Canals everywhere

Right infront of the Dutch Manneken Pis (have to call like it like this since I don't know the real name) you'll find the stairs that will lead you to the water. Hard to believe that you're in the...
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Nathalie_B
May 01, 2004

Dutch answer to Belgians?

Didn't we see something similar in Brussels? Looks like Dutch have their own version of Manneken Pis. If you have enough time to walk through all the narrow streets and colorful backyards of Den Bosch...
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Nathalie_B
May 01, 2004

Jeroen Bosch

The famous medieval painter Jeroen (Hieronymos) Bosch had his roots here. He worked his whole life in Den Bosch but none of his paintings survive in the city, bar two plain portraits of Jesus and...
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tvdm
Dec 28, 2003

Zoete Lieve Gerritje

For me, the statue of Zoete Lieve Gerritje embodies Den Bosch. I've been frequenting this city as a kid and it's grown on me.Make sure you see the statue as you could easily miss it, but if you're...
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tvdm
Dec 28, 2003

'Bossche Bol

A real delicacy is 'de Bossche bol'. You can order it in every cafe but the most well-known baker of "bossche bollen" is Jan de Groot. His shop is near the central train station. Ask anyone in den...
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ultchuk
Oct 30, 2003

City walk

A city walk through Den Bosch can be done in around two hours. It is very recommendable to get the city walk brochure for only € 1,60 at the tourist information desk (VVV) on the Markt square. The two...
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martin_nl
Aug 22, 2003

My time in the Duke's woods

I only spent the total of perhaps 24 hours in Den Bosch so my page is far from complete. VT member OlafS has a fine site for this fine city. A few things: My camera miraculously started working again...
sambarnett
May 24, 2003

Top Hotels in Den Bosch

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Pettelaarpark 90, Den Bosch, Noord-Brabant, 5216, The Netherlands
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Burg Loeffplein 98, Hertogenbosch, Den Bosch, Noord-Brabant, 5211 RX, The Netherlands
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Bosscheweg 2, Vught, Noord-Brabant, 5261 AA, The Netherlands
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Rijksweg 25, Nuland, , Noord-Brabant, 5391 LH, The Netherlands
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Jeroen Boschplein 6, Den Bosch, 5211 ML, The Netherlands
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Boschdijkstraat 39a, Den Bosch, Noord-Brabant, 5211 VD, The Netherlands
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Top Things to Do in Den Bosch

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St. Jan cathedral

This is an opportunity to climb up the outside of St. John's cathedral and get a close up view of the 96 stone carved sculptures which decorate the flying buttresses. A scaffolding tower and walkways...
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Binnendieze

Den Bosch is circled by typical Dutch canals and the boat tours of the canals are operated in small boats powered by a small motor that take about 16 people. There is a choice of two trips - one takes...
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Churches

The former St. Jacobskerk stands behind its much more recent successor. Originally a chapel, dating from 1430, it became a parish-church in 1569, and was widened to three aisles in 1584. A planned...
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Hieronymus Bosch Arts Centre

If you're not a complete art buff who only wants to see the originals, then this is the place to be to learn more about Den Bosch's most famous son, Hieronymus Bosch. Born as Jheronimus van Aken in...
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Top 5 Den Bosch Writers

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"Den Bosch"
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Nathalie_B

"So old, so beautiful"
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ultchuk

"Den Bosch or 's-Hertogenbosch"
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tvdm

"My original home town!"
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OlafS

"'s-Hertogenbosch: capital of Noord-Brabant"
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