Golden Age Canals Walking Tour

Duration: 2h 15min
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Provided by Norman
English
English  |  4:00 PM & 9:30 AM
EVERY DAY
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Overview of the tour in Amsterdam

Embark on a charming canal walking tour through Amsterdam's diverse epochs. We'll start in medieval Rome, at the Tower of Tears, surrounded by historic landmarks like the central station. As we traverse the UNESCO-listed Canal Belt, you'll witness the timeless beauty of 17th-century canal houses and picturesque bridges, evoking the Dutch Golden Age.

Our journey carries us past the vibrant Red Light District, where modernity converges with history.

Passing along the storied waterways, you'll discover the hidden courtyards and peaceful canalside spots that reveal Amsterdam's quieter charm.

As we approach the front gates of the medieval city, you'll have a chance to reflect on the rich tapestry of Amsterdam's past, from its medieval origins to its golden era and its vibrant present.

Throughout the tour, our expert guide will weave together stories, anecdotes, and historical facts, offering you a glimpse of Amsterdam's evolution over the centuries. By the tour's end, you'll have experienced the city's captivating blend of old-world charm and contemporary dynamism, leaving you with a deep appreciation for Amsterdam's enduring legacy.

This activity includes:

  • Café the Schreiertower
  • Red Light District Amsterdam Centrum

Meeting point

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

On arrival

Meet at the entrance to the Tower of Tears (Café the Schreiertower/Café de Schreierstoren) [Prins Hendrikkade 95, 1012 AE Amsterdam]
Bring a raincoat and umbrella if rain is forecasted.

Free Cancellation

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English
English  |  4:00 PM & 9:30 AM
EVERY DAY
from €0 Tip based
Tours Organized by Norman