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The Hague: Hop-on Hop-off Old-Fashioned Heritage Tram Tour

1. The Hague: Hop-on Hop-off Old-Fashioned Heritage Tram Tour

See the highlights of The Hague with full-day access to the Hop-on Hop-off tram. Jump on and off the tram as much as you like, stopping by the Houses of Parliament, Peace Palace, the beach of Scheveningen, and more. You can start your journey at any of the 14 tram stops of the Hop-on Hop-off tram: • Stop 1 (plus code 38H5+5H Den Haag): Gravenstraat (10:15 AM, then every 30 minutes until 4:45 PM) • Stop 2 (plus code 38H7+5Q Den Haag): Centrum (10:17 AM, then every 30 minutes until 4:47 PM) • Stop 3 (plus code 38JF+87 Den Haag): Centraal Station (10:22 AM, then every 30 minutes until 4:52 PM) • Stop 4 (plus code 38M8+FWQ Den Haag): Malieveld (10:24 AM, then every 30 minutes until 4:54 PM) • Stop 5 (plus code 37XX+PX Den Haag): Madurodam (10:29 AM, then every 30 minutes until 4:59 PM) • Stop 6 (plus code 474Q+WR Den Haag): Nieuwe Duinweg (10:32 AM, then every 30 minutes until 5:02 PM) • Stop 7 (plus code 477M+7C Den Haag): Kurhaus (10:34 AM, then every 30 minutes until 5:04 PM) • Stop 8 (plus code 478Q+M7 Den Haag): Zwarte Pad (10:41 AM, then every 30 minutes until 5:11 PM) • Stop 9 (plus code 473G+JP Den Haag): Keizerstraat (10:47 AM, then every 30 minutes until 5:17 PM) • Stop 10 (plus code 37WP+FC Den Haag): World Forum (10:51 AM, then every 30 minutes until 5:21 PM: last two trams terminate in city centre) • Stop 11 (plus code 37PX+VF Den Haag): Vredespaleis / Peace Palace (10:54 AM, then every 30 minutes until 5:24 PM: last two trams terminate in city centre) • Stop 12 (plus code 38M4+VG Den Haag): Mauritskade (10:57 AM, then every 30 minutes until 5:27 PM: last two trams terminate in city centre) • Stop 13 (plus code 38J5+5R Den Haag): Kneuterdijk (10:59 AM, then every 30 minutes until 5:29 PM: last two trams terminate in city centre) • Stop 14 (plus code 38H5+33 Den Haag): Kerkplein (10:14 AM, then every 30 minutes until 4:44 PM)

From Amsterdam: Rotterdam, Delft & The Hague Guided Day Tour

2. From Amsterdam: Rotterdam, Delft & The Hague Guided Day Tour

See the best of Holland on a day-long tour that includes a visit to Rotterdam, and the old port with its charming yellow houses. Take a river cruise, visit the food market, stop in Delft and tour The Hague. Begin your tour with a drive to Rotterdam, famous for its modern architecture. During the city tour, drive along the banks of the river Maas, to the old port and the remarkable yellow cube houses. Embark on an amazing 1-hour river cruise and then visit the famous food market. Continue on to Delft for lunch (not included) and a visit to the Royal Delft Manufactory, the last remaining Dutch ceramic factory from the 17th century. Take a city tour of The Hague by bus, where you will see the beautiful Houses of Parliament, the working palace of the Dutch king, and the Peace Palace. The last stop, before heading back to Amsterdam, will be at the miniature town Madurodam.

The Hague: The Pier SkyView Ticket with Drink and Snack

3. The Hague: The Pier SkyView Ticket with Drink and Snack

SkyView de Pier is the first Ferris wheel constructed over the sea in Europe. It was built at the Pier in Scheveningen and is a great possibility to get to see the city of The Hague from above.  Fly to a height of 50 meters and enjoy the amazing views over the North Sea, the beach and if you're lucky, you might even be able to see Rotterdam. Take advantage of a closed climate-controlled gondola and enjoy the ride with your friends and family.  Savor some freshly baked apple pie or muffin with tea or coffee that you can take with you on the ride.

The Hague: Madurodam Miniature Park Entry Ticket

4. The Hague: Madurodam Miniature Park Entry Ticket

Madurodam is a must-see when you visit the Netherlands. This magnificent miniature town is the Hague’s number 1 attraction. In this family-friendly theme park you will discover the highlights and heritage of the Netherlands at Madurodam through our indoor experiences, remarkable stories, hundreds of miniatures, and plenty of interactive activities. Experience Holland’s Icons Madurodam features 338 miniatures, 21 interactive installations, and 6 indoor experiences. Explore Little Amsterdam, learn about Dutch water management, step into the shoes of a world-famous DJ, glimpse the Parliament Building in The Hague, or experience a bustling Dutch cheese market. Everything in our miniature world is scaled down to 1:25, including the people, windmills, trains, cars, and boats, all of which come to life as they move around Discover our indoor experiences Learn about typical Dutch & famous stories through indoor multi-sensory experiences. Witness the incredible feat of turning water into land, swing on Vermeer’s pearl, board a Dakota plane for an exciting journey, and explore the story of New Amsterdam. You’ll discover the Netherlands like never before. Our newest attraction Have the time of your life in the world of the Dutch Masters: admire the art of the grand masters, and experience it too! Unravel the secrets of the mysterious Vermeer, become part of Rembrandt’s The Night Watch and step into Mondrian’s rhythmic rectangles. The Dutch Masters is where art comes to life. Immerse yourself in the colourful world of Vincent van Gogh, Piet Mondrian, Johannes Vermeer, Judith Leyster and Rembrandt van Rijn. A palette of adventures awaits - it’s a real must! * Since 1952 * Number 1 attraction of The Hague * Only 40 mins away from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport * 6 indoor experiences * Scenic beauty * Holland’s culture and heritage * Family friendly * Open 365 day’s a year * Restaurants * Shop offering Dutch souvenirs like; clogs, tulips & more

The Hague: Oranjehotel World War II Prison Entrance Ticket

5. The Hague: Oranjehotel World War II Prison Entrance Ticket

Discover the history of the Netherlands' Nazi occupation at the Oranjehotel. For over 250 prisoners, this was their final destination: they were sentenced to death and executed by firing squad. With the help of your audioguide, listen to the impressive stories of the prisoners, illustrated by documents and photographs, and told in interviews and audio fragments. Hear moving stories of injustice, hunger, and insecurity, but also stories of hope, solidarity, and faith in freedom. During your visit, learn about the history of the building and the rise of the resistance. Discover what life was really like for prisoners and learn more about the disruption causeed to their families and the consequences this had after the war.

Scheveningen, The Hague: Sea Life Entry Ticket

6. Scheveningen, The Hague: Sea Life Entry Ticket

Take a fascinating journey from Dutch rivers to the ocean depth through 15 themed zones. Come nose-to-nose with incredible seahorses, rays, sharks, and hundreds of tropical fish. Meet the playful otter Max and the penguins. Come watch one of the animal feeding sessions.

The Hague: Scheveningen Beach RIB Speedboat Tour

7. The Hague: Scheveningen Beach RIB Speedboat Tour

Feel an adrenaline rush as you admire Scheveningen Beach on a high-powered RIB speedboat tour. Experience the raw strength of 2 Yamaha 250-horsepower engines. Travel with a safety vest and a local guide.  Meet your guide and get set up with your safety vest and head out to the 9-meter-long boat. Listen to a short safety briefing to ensure you feel confident during your trip. Embark on an exciting adventure. Cut through the water to see the Pier and the Grand Kurhaus hotel. Admire the boulevard with its beaches and see all the ships docked at the harbor. During the summer, go for a swim in the sea. Depending on the wishes of the passengers, have the option to go full throttle and reach speeds of up to 100 kilometers an hour.  Capture pictures of the lighthouse and Scheveningen from the sea. Hold on as you make some sharp turns. Return to your starting point at the end of your tour. 

Scheveningen: LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre Entry Ticket

8. Scheveningen: LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre Entry Ticket

Enjoy a fun-filled visit to the LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre in Scheveningen. Discover the 7 different zones of the park and take a ride through LEGO® city in the Fantasy Express. Reach for the stars in the 4D Cinema, build with the girls from LEGO Friends, and explore the LEGO® NINJAGO® Training Zone and train to become a real ninja! Explore the DUPLO® Park and Pirate Island and in between stop for a drink and a snack in the Café. At the end of your visit, stroll through the LEGO Shop with exclusive LEGO sets and items. Summer event: Pirateweeks from July 9 - September 4th 2022

The Hague: City Canal Cruise

9. The Hague: City Canal Cruise

Grab your favorite food and drinks, meet your guide, and hop aboard the boat. Get ready to cruise past charming neighborhoods in the heart of The Hague, experience the historic defense canals, and learn about them thanks to live commentary.

Scheveningen Beach: 2-Hour Surf Experience for adults

10. Scheveningen Beach: 2-Hour Surf Experience for adults

Try something new and learn to surf the waves of Scheveningen at The Hague Beach. Discover the basics of riding a surfboard and sink into the feeling of standing up as you glide over the Dutch wake. Perfect for both adults and children, bring your swimsuit and towel and enjoy a group lesson of up to 8 surfers. Meet your instructor at The Hague Beach and learn the history of surfing and all about how to stay safe while learning to surf in the water. Afterward, take the change to stand up on a surfboard and allow the waves to whisk you away. Try your best to steer left or right, or head straight as you feel the freedom of riding the wake. Allow yourself and your group to have fun as you build your confidence and master the basic skills. Don't worry if you fall off, it's all about having fun! Spend up to two hours with your group, and enjoy a day on the beach.

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The Hague: Hop-on Hop-off Old-Fashioned Heritage Tram Tour

The Hague: Hop-on Hop-off Old-Fashioned Heritage Tram Tour

See the highlights of The Hague with full-day access to the Hop-on Hop-off tram. Jump on and off the tram as much as you like, stopping by the Houses of Parliament, Peace Palace, the beach of Scheveningen, and more. You can start your journey at any of the 14 tram stops of the Hop-on Hop-off tram: • Stop 1 (plus code 38H5+5H Den Haag): Gravenstraat (10:15 AM, then every 30 minutes until 4:45 PM) • Stop 2 (plus code 38H7+5Q Den Haag): Centrum (10:17 AM, then every 30 minutes until 4:47 PM) • Stop 3 (plus code 38JF+87 Den Haag): Centraal Station (10:22 AM, then every 30 minutes until 4:52 PM) • Stop 4 (plus code 38M8+FWQ Den Haag): Malieveld (10:24 AM, then every 30 minutes until 4:54 PM) • Stop 5 (plus code 37XX+PX Den Haag): Madurodam (10:29 AM, then every 30 minutes until 4:59 PM) • Stop 6 (plus code 474Q+WR Den Haag): Nieuwe Duinweg (10:32 AM, then every 30 minutes until 5:02 PM) • Stop 7 (plus code 477M+7C Den Haag): Kurhaus (10:34 AM, then every 30 minutes until 5:04 PM) • Stop 8 (plus code 478Q+M7 Den Haag): Zwarte Pad (10:41 AM, then every 30 minutes until 5:11 PM) • Stop 9 (plus code 473G+JP Den Haag): Keizerstraat (10:47 AM, then every 30 minutes until 5:17 PM) • Stop 10 (plus code 37WP+FC Den Haag): World Forum (10:51 AM, then every 30 minutes until 5:21 PM: last two trams terminate in city centre) • Stop 11 (plus code 37PX+VF Den Haag): Vredespaleis / Peace Palace (10:54 AM, then every 30 minutes until 5:24 PM: last two trams terminate in city centre) • Stop 12 (plus code 38M4+VG Den Haag): Mauritskade (10:57 AM, then every 30 minutes until 5:27 PM: last two trams terminate in city centre) • Stop 13 (plus code 38J5+5R Den Haag): Kneuterdijk (10:59 AM, then every 30 minutes until 5:29 PM: last two trams terminate in city centre) • Stop 14 (plus code 38H5+33 Den Haag): Kerkplein (10:14 AM, then every 30 minutes until 4:44 PM)

From Amsterdam: Rotterdam, Delft & The Hague Guided Day Tour

From Amsterdam: Rotterdam, Delft & The Hague Guided Day Tour

See the best of Holland on a day-long tour that includes a visit to Rotterdam, and the old port with its charming yellow houses. Take a river cruise, visit the food market, stop in Delft and tour The Hague. Begin your tour with a drive to Rotterdam, famous for its modern architecture. During the city tour, drive along the banks of the river Maas, to the old port and the remarkable yellow cube houses. Embark on an amazing 1-hour river cruise and then visit the famous food market. Continue on to Delft for lunch (not included) and a visit to the Royal Delft Manufactory, the last remaining Dutch ceramic factory from the 17th century. Take a city tour of The Hague by bus, where you will see the beautiful Houses of Parliament, the working palace of the Dutch king, and the Peace Palace. The last stop, before heading back to Amsterdam, will be at the miniature town Madurodam.

The Hague: The Pier SkyView Ticket with Drink and Snack

The Hague: The Pier SkyView Ticket with Drink and Snack

SkyView de Pier is the first Ferris wheel constructed over the sea in Europe. It was built at the Pier in Scheveningen and is a great possibility to get to see the city of The Hague from above.  Fly to a height of 50 meters and enjoy the amazing views over the North Sea, the beach and if you're lucky, you might even be able to see Rotterdam. Take advantage of a closed climate-controlled gondola and enjoy the ride with your friends and family.  Savor some freshly baked apple pie or muffin with tea or coffee that you can take with you on the ride.

The Hague: Madurodam Miniature Park Entry Ticket

The Hague: Madurodam Miniature Park Entry Ticket

Madurodam is a must-see when you visit the Netherlands. This magnificent miniature town is the Hague’s number 1 attraction. In this family-friendly theme park you will discover the highlights and heritage of the Netherlands at Madurodam through our indoor experiences, remarkable stories, hundreds of miniatures, and plenty of interactive activities. Experience Holland’s Icons Madurodam features 338 miniatures, 21 interactive installations, and 6 indoor experiences. Explore Little Amsterdam, learn about Dutch water management, step into the shoes of a world-famous DJ, glimpse the Parliament Building in The Hague, or experience a bustling Dutch cheese market. Everything in our miniature world is scaled down to 1:25, including the people, windmills, trains, cars, and boats, all of which come to life as they move around Discover our indoor experiences Learn about typical Dutch & famous stories through indoor multi-sensory experiences. Witness the incredible feat of turning water into land, swing on Vermeer’s pearl, board a Dakota plane for an exciting journey, and explore the story of New Amsterdam. You’ll discover the Netherlands like never before. Our newest attraction Have the time of your life in the world of the Dutch Masters: admire the art of the grand masters, and experience it too! Unravel the secrets of the mysterious Vermeer, become part of Rembrandt’s The Night Watch and step into Mondrian’s rhythmic rectangles. The Dutch Masters is where art comes to life. Immerse yourself in the colourful world of Vincent van Gogh, Piet Mondrian, Johannes Vermeer, Judith Leyster and Rembrandt van Rijn. A palette of adventures awaits - it’s a real must! * Since 1952 * Number 1 attraction of The Hague * Only 40 mins away from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport * 6 indoor experiences * Scenic beauty * Holland’s culture and heritage * Family friendly * Open 365 day’s a year * Restaurants * Shop offering Dutch souvenirs like; clogs, tulips & more

The Hague: Oranjehotel World War II Prison Entrance Ticket

The Hague: Oranjehotel World War II Prison Entrance Ticket

Discover the history of the Netherlands' Nazi occupation at the Oranjehotel. For over 250 prisoners, this was their final destination: they were sentenced to death and executed by firing squad. With the help of your audioguide, listen to the impressive stories of the prisoners, illustrated by documents and photographs, and told in interviews and audio fragments. Hear moving stories of injustice, hunger, and insecurity, but also stories of hope, solidarity, and faith in freedom. During your visit, learn about the history of the building and the rise of the resistance. Discover what life was really like for prisoners and learn more about the disruption causeed to their families and the consequences this had after the war.

Scheveningen, The Hague: Sea Life Entry Ticket

Scheveningen, The Hague: Sea Life Entry Ticket

Take a fascinating journey from Dutch rivers to the ocean depth through 15 themed zones. Come nose-to-nose with incredible seahorses, rays, sharks, and hundreds of tropical fish. Meet the playful otter Max and the penguins. Come watch one of the animal feeding sessions.

The Hague: Scheveningen Beach RIB Speedboat Tour

The Hague: Scheveningen Beach RIB Speedboat Tour

Feel an adrenaline rush as you admire Scheveningen Beach on a high-powered RIB speedboat tour. Experience the raw strength of 2 Yamaha 250-horsepower engines. Travel with a safety vest and a local guide.  Meet your guide and get set up with your safety vest and head out to the 9-meter-long boat. Listen to a short safety briefing to ensure you feel confident during your trip. Embark on an exciting adventure. Cut through the water to see the Pier and the Grand Kurhaus hotel. Admire the boulevard with its beaches and see all the ships docked at the harbor. During the summer, go for a swim in the sea. Depending on the wishes of the passengers, have the option to go full throttle and reach speeds of up to 100 kilometers an hour.  Capture pictures of the lighthouse and Scheveningen from the sea. Hold on as you make some sharp turns. Return to your starting point at the end of your tour. 

Scheveningen: LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre Entry Ticket

Scheveningen: LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre Entry Ticket

Enjoy a fun-filled visit to the LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre in Scheveningen. Discover the 7 different zones of the park and take a ride through LEGO® city in the Fantasy Express. Reach for the stars in the 4D Cinema, build with the girls from LEGO Friends, and explore the LEGO® NINJAGO® Training Zone and train to become a real ninja! Explore the DUPLO® Park and Pirate Island and in between stop for a drink and a snack in the Café. At the end of your visit, stroll through the LEGO Shop with exclusive LEGO sets and items. Summer event: Pirateweeks from July 9 - September 4th 2022

The Hague: City Canal Cruise

The Hague: City Canal Cruise

Grab your favorite food and drinks, meet your guide, and hop aboard the boat. Get ready to cruise past charming neighborhoods in the heart of The Hague, experience the historic defense canals, and learn about them thanks to live commentary.

Scheveningen Beach: 2-Hour Surf Experience for adults

Scheveningen Beach: 2-Hour Surf Experience for adults

Try something new and learn to surf the waves of Scheveningen at The Hague Beach. Discover the basics of riding a surfboard and sink into the feeling of standing up as you glide over the Dutch wake. Perfect for both adults and children, bring your swimsuit and towel and enjoy a group lesson of up to 8 surfers. Meet your instructor at The Hague Beach and learn the history of surfing and all about how to stay safe while learning to surf in the water. Afterward, take the change to stand up on a surfboard and allow the waves to whisk you away. Try your best to steer left or right, or head straight as you feel the freedom of riding the wake. Allow yourself and your group to have fun as you build your confidence and master the basic skills. Don't worry if you fall off, it's all about having fun! Spend up to two hours with your group, and enjoy a day on the beach.

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I had loads of fun and learnt a lot! Connor is a great instructor with a fun but professional way of teaching! Thank you for the awesome vibes and all the knowledge! I had a blast!

Was all good! The weather was not the best and our cruise in Roterdam was cancelled! They give the option to do one cruise in Amesterdam! The guide was amazing! We loved!

Very pleasant happy afternoon. Our "driver" and guide was delightful company. The boat was beautiful

very good value for money would recommend to others as well.

It was very well organized. The guide was amazing.