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Amsterdam City Center Private Historical Walking Tour
"Once you meet your private guide at a designated meeting point you will head off to explore some of the little-known secrets of this city: the quaint quiet corners; tranquil tree-lined plazas and private courtyards. Your guide will also share priceless tips helpful advice and cultural insights bringing an insider´s expertise to your visit to Amsterdam.On the tour you will see: the Dam Square Wester & Old Church & Hidden Churches
From EUR105.00
 
Amsterdam Private Bike Tour with a Local
"Meet your private guide near Amsterdam Centraal Station at a time convenient to you. Then hop onto your bike and head into the city to begin your cycling tour. Widely considered among Europe’s most cycle-friendly cities Amsterdam is a wonderful place to explore by bike!Pedal along seemingly endless cycle lanes through diverse districts such as Chinatown the Jewish District Jordaan and Nieuwmarkt and admire the striking architecture for which the city is famous.During your tour take in popular landmarks including the Houten Huys — the oldest house in Amsterdam — the Nationale Opera & Ballet and the 17th-century Trippenhuis
From EUR35.00
 
Private Amsterdam Highlights and Hidden Gems Walking Tour with a Local
"Enjoy Amsterdam to its fullest during your private highlights tour with a twist. Your local guide will amaze you with all the hidden gems of this city; they’re just around the corner of all the must-visits. But they are kept away from the touristy crowds with a reason.  Wander past all famous monuments while you get to know all historical facts and unique local insights about them. And of course we’ve also taken care of your appetite by including a Dam Square and the previously mentioned famous Flowermarket. But what’s best about this tour is those unique places they take you to. A beautiful hidden chapel  one of the best sandwich you’ll ever have and an gigantic statue near Rembrandts house that most people don’t know of. This is the plan:Meeting Point: BeurspleinStop 1:Walk around the famous Dam SquareStop 2:Visit a bea""Visit Amsterdam’s beautiful highlights during your private tour of the city while discovering hidden local spots along the way with your local guide! Get to know the history and stories of the city like a local.   title=Highlights&1=Private%2C+3-hour+walking+tour+of+Amsterdam&2=Learn+the+fascinating+history+behind+the+city%27s+famous+landmarks&3=Stroll+through+the+beautiful+Flower+Market&4=Visit+a+hidden+medieval+chapel+in+the+Begijnhof&5=Savor+a+favorite+local+sna
From EUR25.00

Canal Boat Tours Tips (51)

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Amsterdam counts 100 canals with a length of 100 km span by 1000 bridges.I think the most famous of these bridges is the "magere brug" show in my front page.In 1963 Amsterdam put a lot of iron gates...
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MATIM
Mar 19, 2004

canal tour/warehouses

Lots of warehouses along the canal, canal boats supply them with their goods in the old days.They call these two warehouses, father and son.If you look very closely at this picture you see the low...
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MATIM
Mar 19, 2004

Canal boat tours

While visiting Amsterdam, one good option is to do a tour by boat around the channels. That will provide a beautiful view of this beautiful city and allow you to get an overview of Amsterdam....
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micas_pt
Dec 12, 2003

Memories of guiding visitors around

More often I guide people around in Amsterdam, the number one tourist attraction in my country. One sticks out above all others. During the international choir festival (2001). I guided a wonderful...
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Pavlik_NL
Dec 14, 2003

Take a Canal Boat Tour of Amsterdam

Take a canal boat tour of the gorgeous city if you can. In fact if you are on a layover at the Airport I would recommend that you hop on a quick train to the city centre and take a canal tour. They...
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Paul2001
May 09, 2003

canal tour

In the past there was not enough living accomodation for the inhabitants of Amsterdam that is why the city of Amsterdam legalize living at houseboats.Each of the houseboats has their own mailadres...
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MATIM
Mar 19, 2004

Best Canal Cruise in Amsterdam

A canal cruise while in Amsterdam is mandatory, but the size of the boat you ride in and canal's you cruise down are not.The St. Nicolaas Boat Club offers a canal cruise on a boat that will hold...
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Melodee50
May 31, 2008

Romantic Amsterdam by Candlelight

There are so many favorite sites and places to see in and around this city, choosing only one is impossible. Incredible people truly made Amsterdam my favorite destination. From the open air markets,...
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adambeau
Nov 19, 2002

LIFE ON WATER........

LIFE ON WATER IS VERY DIFFERENT FROM LIFE ASHORE.... Some INFO for you...CANAL BUSreservations: phone +31 (0)20 623 98 86HOLLAND INTERNATIONAL CRUISE DEPARTMENTPier opposite Central Railway...
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eden_teuling
Sep 16, 2003

Canal boat departure place

Amsterdam is famous with its canals and a boat tour in the canals is a must do..However due to on going extensions of the metro line, Canal boats are now leaving from a different place..So all canal...
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Erkmen
Dec 07, 2004

CANAL CRUISES

TAKE A CANAL CRUISE This was me just before the canal cruise set off. It was really nice to see Amsterdam from that perspective and its fairly inexpensive so I would recommend it to anyone with a...
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hevbell
Mar 14, 2004

canal tour

sailing along those beautiful canal houses, made me wonder how this all looked like during the old days.Women dressed in beautiful long dresses wearing the most fancy hats. Coaches riding at the...
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Mar 19, 2004
 
 
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Things to Do Near Amsterdam

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De Krijtberg

Officially dedicated to St Francis Xavier, De Krijtberg is another Catholic church in Amsterdam. The actual elegant Neogothic edifice was constructed in 1883 by the architect Alfred Tepe. The church's...
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Flower Market - Bloemenmarkt

New Year's is certainly not the season to visit a flower market, so Bloemenmarkt was not super exciting when I was there in late December 2014. There were definitely flowers being sold along with...
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Begijnhof - The Wooden House

First, when asking for directions, make sure you pronounce the name correctly (Bee-guy-n-hof) or else the locals will look at you quizzically and shrug. Next, once you get past the endless rows of...
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Allard Pierson Museum

Allard Pierson Museum is the archaeological museum of the Universiteit van Amsterdam. Is about old Egypt, Greece and more. Sometimes they have an exhibition. Opening hours Tuesday - Friday: 10.00 -...
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Bijbels Museum

Biblical Museum. Located on Herengracht in a group of stately mansions called the Cromhouthuizen. I was impressed by their collection of Bibles, and the model of the Temple Mount. "Archaeological...
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Kalverstraat

If you're into shopping, you might want to check out this street. There are plenty of shops here selling so many things for men and women. The only traffic here are tourists! Lots of them. In fact,...
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