Rotterdam: Markthal Tour, Meet & Taste, and Het Witte Huis

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Rotterdam: Markthal Tour, Meet & Taste, and Het Witte Huis

From $21.81 per person

Go behind the scenes with a 1-hour guided tour, enjoy a Meet & Taste and go behind the scenes of a Rotterdam Foodwalhalla. End with a spectacular view over the city at the rooftop of Het Witte Huis.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 1 hour
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Live tour guide
Dutch, English, German
Private or small groups available

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the Timestairs surrounded by archaeological treasures
  • See the colors and details of the Horn of Plenty
  • Go behind the scenes of the Markthal to visit places only accessible to market professionals
  • Do a "Meet & Taste" with an entrepreneur who will treat you to small bites
  • Enjoy rooftop views on Het Witte Huis overlooking the whole city
  • See the Cube Houses, spectacular homes turned on their axes
Full description
See and taste the Markthal in an original way with this 1-hour walking tour. Join an enthusiastic guide who will take you to the most interesting parts of the Markthal and explain all about this Rotterdam Foodwalhalla. Be amazed by fun facts you’ve never heard before and get a special look behind the scenes! Your tour will include the Timestairs in the Markthal, a unique architectural structure surrounded by archaeological treasures. Learn all about the elevated walkway and get the best view of the art on the ceiling, a spectacular work full of colors and details called “the Horn of Plenty”.  Finally, you’ll visit the underground Expedition, only accessible to market professionals and their vans. Complete your tour with a “meet and taste” with an entrepreneur on the market floor. Following your tour of the Markthall, visit the rooftop of Het Witte Huis, the Oldest Skyscraper of the world, where you have a fantastic 360º view over the city and you can take the most beautiful pictures. At the end of the tour you can see the famous Cube Houses, your guide will give you a voucher for a discount for entrance to one of the Cube Houses.
Includes
  • Professional guide
  • Voucher for a discount or a free drink at one of the stands in Markthal
  • Voucher for a discounted entrance to one of the Cube Houses
  • Postcard of Rotterdam architectural photographer Ossip van Duivenbode
    Covid-19 precautions

    Customers must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

    Safety measures in place
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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    • Tours are in English, or if necessary Dutch and English.
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.1 / 5

    based on 9 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.2/5
    • Value for money
      3.7/5
    • Service
      4.5/5
    • Organization
      4.5/5
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    Omdat er afzeggingen waren, kregen wij een privé tour van Astrid, een enthousiaste gids met veel kennis en passie voor de stad. Leuke tour in de markthal. Proeverij (hoeveelheid) stelt niet veel voor, maar was wel lekker! De marktkoopman vertelt over zijn koopwaar, wat wij wel interessant vonden. Uitzicht vanaf het witte huis was prachtig! Daarna de kubuswoningen bekeken. Met meer achtergrondinfo kijk je er toch weer anders naar.

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    April 18, 2021

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    I am disappointed, because I was expecting a good guide who, in addition to the facts (not read from the sheet), spreads some of my enthusiasm for Rotterdam and can come up with information that you cannot find yourself in the travel guide (book) or the Internet. We were only at 1 place that you cannot visit independently (whether I have to see the underground car park for suppliers !?) The tasting at the chocolate stand was a promotional event and, for me, had nothing to do with Rotterdam. What a shame, money thrown away. Another guide and the tour may be good.

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    September 14, 2020

    Very dedicated leadership. Tasting minimal. Inclusive cube houses very impressive.

    September 13, 2020

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