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  • Amsterdam: Private Walking Tour from Westerpark to Jordaan

    1. Amsterdam: Private Walking Tour from Westerpark to Jordaan

    Join a friendly local guide to get an authentic experience of Amsterdam on a personalized tour of relaxed Westerpark and ultra-cool Jordaan, two very different neighborhoods that help to paint a full picture of the city. Between these areas, marvel at the city's history, culture, and fantastic food scene as you’re led down buzzing streets loved by locals and tourists alike. You'll be paired with guides that are passionate about the place they call home and who choose to spend their free time sharing it with like-minded travelers matched to them. Explore Westerpark, a neighborhood centered around its eponymous park just beyond Amsterdam's famous canal belt. Take a tranquil stroll through the sprawling lawns (one of the largest green spaces in the city) to Zuiveringshal West — a gargantuan cultural venue that’s the size of a small village housed inside a former gasworks, lined with all s...

    Riccardo was absolutely superb. He was born and raised in Amsterdam and attended university in England. His knowledge of the city and the area we toured is astounding. We all enjoyed visiting the Jordaan a delightful and charming slice of Amsterdam away from the maddening crowds. His answered all of our questions about all aspects of the city. This was one tour where I felt slightly guilty as I left feeling I received more than I paid for by the end of the tour. Reserve now.... you will not regret!

  • Amsterdam: Anne Frank and World War II Walking Tour

    2. Amsterdam: Anne Frank and World War II Walking Tour

    Find out more about Anne Frank on a walking tour of Amsterdam, led by an expert guide. Discover the city’s centuries-old Jewish Quarter in a small group setting while your guide weaves in anecdotes about Anne Frank's life and World War II. You will hear all about Anne Frank’s family dynamics, their move from Germany, their time in hiding and her father’s life after the war. Your guide will share stories of Anne Frank’s love of writing, the conditions she lived through in 1930s and 1940s Amsterdam, and how her diary became so famous. You will also hear about the Dutch Resistance during the Second World War and see where secret hiding places were located. Over the course of the tour you will see the Jewish Historical Museum, the Portuguese Synagogue, the Auschwitz Monument and the façade of Anne Frank House.

  • Amsterdam: Private Night Tour of Speakeasies and Bars

    3. Amsterdam: Private Night Tour of Speakeasies and Bars

    Join a local guide to get an authentic experience of Amsterdam after dark. Explore the ultra-trendy Jordaan district and up-and-coming Amsterdam East, stopping off at some of the city’s best speakeasies and bars. Enjoy a night out customized to your preferences. Listen to live music, relax at a cozy pub, or dance the night away. You'll be paired with guides that are passionate about the place they call home and who choose to spend their free time sharing it with like-minded travelers matched to them. Meet your guide in the Jordaan neighborhood, where you can mingle with locals in an old-style eatery, or chill out in a relaxed space like Bar Oldenhof. Visit quirky cocktail bars, tiny tasting rooms serving Jenever (local gin), and electrifying clubs, or simply watch the world go by with a glass of wine at a classic pavement café. End your night in Amsterdam East, sharing a drin...

  • Amsterdam Small-Group Walking Tour

    4. Amsterdam Small-Group Walking Tour

    On this tour, you will hear stories that you would never hear otherwise. With an expert guide, you will experience the history of this city, from its start as a muddy village on the River Amstel, to how it became the most important trading city in Europe. From the wild history of prostitution and drug decriminalization to the tragedy of Anne Frank’s story and the Nazi occupation. The aim of this unique tour is to give you the perfect introduction to the city. After the tour, you will have all the time you want to explore further with fellow travelers. Whether you visit one of Amsterdam’s famous museums or check out the cafés and bars of the Jordaan District, this tour will help you to get your bearings in this often confusing city and allow you to make the most out of your stay here.

    Very informative tour and great guide, very motovated. A nice way to be introduced to the city highlights.

  • Amsterdam: Secrets of Jordaan City Discovery Game

    5. Amsterdam: Secrets of Jordaan City Discovery Game

    Discover Amsterdam's Jordaan as never before with this original interactive game experience. Using your cell phone, your challenge will start on Johnny Jordaanplein. Simply open your e-mail link and your adventure will begin! Set off to explore Jordaan as you solve 14 clues, with each correct answer taking you to the next location. As you proceed through the challenge, learn more about the history of the city and the local culture with fun facts. If you need a helping hand, ask for hints to help you solve the clues. Explore the charming streets of locals' favorite neighborhoods! Discover local cafes and galleries, find curious statues and wicked street art. See secrets hiding in plain sight and lovely local spots, for a different side of popular sights.

  • Amsterdam: Jordaan District Tour with a German

    6. Amsterdam: Jordaan District Tour with a German

    On this 1.5-hour walking tour of Amsterdam's most famous and beautiful district, you'll learn more about the history of this former working-class neighborhood, which in recent decades has become the city's most desirable area. Despite its radical transformation, the Jordaan has retained its authentic charm with its 17th-century backstreets and bridges, which will frequently make you want to stop and take a picture. Your tour will take you along the canals, as well as to the most important sights this district has to offer. Along the way, your guide will tell you about the 400-year-old canal system, which was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2010. You will also get a brief insight into the story of Anne Frank, whose famous hiding place you will pass. Last but not least, you will visit a secret garden, which is one of the many hidden courtyards the Jordaan has to offer. In this g...

  • Amsterdam: Self-Guided Culinary Scavenger Hunt

    7. Amsterdam: Self-Guided Culinary Scavenger Hunt

    Join this activity for a unique way to experience Amsterdam's food scene. Learn about some of Amsterdam's hottest spots by getting clues that lead you from one location to the next. This self-guided tour starts at Restaurant Prins van Oranje, opposite the Anne Frank House. From there, you'll receive your first clue to find your next bite. In case you can't find the next stop, you can always use Whatsapp to get some help. Choose between the Jordaan neighborhood route and the 9 streets (9 straatjes) neighborhood route. Each route takes 2-3 hours and includes enough bites and drinks to fill you up for lunch.

  • Amsterdam: Private Walking Tour of Jordaan & De 9 Straatjes

    8. Amsterdam: Private Walking Tour of Jordaan & De 9 Straatjes

    Join an enthusiastic local guide on a private walking tour to get a unique glimpse of the ultra-trendy Jordaan district and De 9 Straatjes, its adjacent micro-neighborhood lined with vintage boutiques and niche outlets. You'll be paired with guides that are passionate about the place they call home and who choose to spend their free time sharing it with like-minded travelers matched to them. Meet your guide and start at the National Monument across from Dam Square, before heading to the quaint and quirky De 9 Straatjes to explore original stores selling clothing, books, art, and food.  Walk down the picturesque paths to Bij Ons Vintage, one of the city’s most famous vintage stores, and sift through stylish clothes from decades ago. Cross a couple of the area’s iconic canals on your way to browse through Galerie Geluk’s gorgeous Asian antiques, jade carvings, and intricate jewelry. O...

  • Amsterdam Old City Private Walking Tour

    9. Amsterdam Old City Private Walking Tour

    Enjoy a private walking tour of Amsterdam with your own personal guide, and stroll through the medieval center to see parts of the old city wall. Continue along the famous canals to explore Chinatown, the former Jewish District, and the infamous Red Light District. Learn how Amsterdam was built on a reclaimed swamp, when the land was buried in mud and the harbor was almost inaccessible. Connection with the North Sea was not realised until the 19th century, but Amsterdam had already became one of the most important cities in the world. As you stroll, you will learn about its position as a major science and cultural center, and discover how in 1650 its population of 220,000 inhabitants made it the 3rd largest city in Europe. Your guide will explain key aspects of Amsterdam’s story, passing sights such as the 17th-century Oostindisch Huis, the Amsterdam headquarters of the East India Com...

  • Amsterdam: Private Cheese and Beer Tour

    10. Amsterdam: Private Cheese and Beer Tour

    Embark on a journey through Amsterdam's gastronomic culture on this personalized cheese and beer tour with a friendly local guide. Start your tour at the Cheese and More Flower Market, a lively store with stunning displays featuring every Dutch cheese under the sun, then set out on your tour which includes 4 authentic, delicious tastings and two ice-cold beers. Your itinerary will be personalized according to your preferences.  Head to the quaint Old Amsterdam Cheese Store to browse through cheese-themed souvenirs, and learn about the history of Dutch cheese-making at the Amsterdam Cheese Museum (and maybe even don the outfit of a traditional cheesemaker for a fun photo opportunity). Stop off at a typical Dutch bar for a beer tasting – your local guide will definitely have a couple of stellar recommendations – then make your way to the ultra-trendy Jordaan district, a hub of cool boutiq...

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What people are saying about The Jordaan

Overall rating

4.6 / 5

based on 4,463 reviews

Really enjoyed walking round the city and learning new things. The host, Miguel, was really informative and friendly and made the experience even better.

Great walking tour with Eduardo. Lots of history, we'll blended with relevant local information, all blended in a friendly and accessible style.

Raquel was so sympathik and funny. It was Like a nice Chat With a lokal friend and a Lot of Humor. i would absolutely recommend.

Very informative tour and great guide, very motovated. A nice way to be introduced to the city highlights.

Laura was fantastic! Full of information. Kept a great pace for my older mum.