Red Light Haunted History

Duration: 2 hours
Provided by Norman
English  |  8:30 PM & 6:30 PM
from €0 Tip based

Overview of the tour in Amsterdam

Embark on a captivating tour through Amsterdam's iconic Red Light District, a unique and historic neighborhood that seamlessly blends the city's rich past with its vibrant present. Begin your journey as dusk falls and the district comes alive with a distinctive glow.

Wander through narrow cobblestone streets lined with picturesque canals and centuries-old architecture. As you stroll past the famous Oude Kerk (Old Church), soak in the medieval charm of the area, knowing that this district has witnessed the evolution of Amsterdam.

Your guide will navigate you through the labyrinthine alleyways, sharing tales of the district's colorful history, from its maritime roots to its transformation into a renowned entertainment hub. Listen to stories of sailors seeking companionship and learn about the district's resilience in the face of societal changes.

Encounter the world-famous red-lit windows, where skilled workers, known as "window girls," showcase their profession. Gain insights into the legal and cultural aspects that shape this unique part of Amsterdam. Witness the convergence of art, culture, and commerce as you pass by avant-garde galleries, eclectic bars, and boutiques.

This activity includes:

  • Café the Schreiertower
  • The Oude Church
  • Red light
  • Haunted History
  • Secret Alleys
  • Souvenirs

Meeting point

(Café the Schreiertower/Café de Schreierstoren) [Prins Hendrikkade 95, 1012 AE Amsterdam]

On arrival

We will meet at Café the Schreiertower. Look for the yellow umbrella at the entrance of the Tower of Tears.

Things to note

Dress weather-appropriate.

Free Cancellation

You are free to cancel a booking anytime. We kindly remind you to cancel bookings you cannot arrive for. Being reported as absent decreases your customer level points and the benefits you can enjoy.

English  |  8:30 PM & 6:30 PM
from €0 Tip based
Tours Organized by Norman