Sample traditional Dutch food and drink on a food tour of picturesque Amsterdam. Try salty edam and smoky gouda cheeses, learn about the city’s spice trade at a spice house, and visit a 17th-century distillery to sip on some hard liquor.
What to Expect
Explore Amsterdam through its food culture on this appetizing 3-hour walking tour. Explore the secrets of Dutch cuisine through its historic use of spices, traditional distilleries, and hidden cheese shops. Snack on a selection of local delicacies, admiring the serene canals and beautiful city squares as you walk.
The tour is especially designed for foodie fanatics, introducing you to the habits of the locals as you feast on delicious herring, and nibble on traditional Dutch cheeses at a local cheese shop. You will also explore the history of food in Amsterdam and the Netherlands as you journey back in time at a VOC spice house, responsible for bringing great wealth to the Dutch empire from the spice islands of the East Indies.
Finally, visit a 17th-century distillery to try a few sips of some fortifying hard liquor, as well as other traditional Dutch drinks.
- English-speaking guide
- Afternoon snacks & one traditional drink
Meet at On Spui Square next to statue of the little boy. Your guide will be wearing or holding something red with the Intrepid Urban Adventures logo printed on it.