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A Guide to Leeuwarden

A Guide to Leeuwarden
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Every week we organise Free Walking Tours in Leeuwarden. In 1,5 to 2 hours a passionate guide will show you Leeuwarden through their eyes. Expect funny historical stories, beautiful street-art and cute little shops and art galleries. The walking...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Oldehoofsterkerkhof, 8911 Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
+31 6 15314728
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All reviews free tour nice tour interesting facts walking tour english tour great introduction to the city modern street cultural capital nice city all sorts leaning tower fries museum henk highlights tours graffiti charlotte
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As part of the Noordelijk Film Festival in Leeuwarden, November 6th to 11th, 2018, a special movie related variant was developed by A Guide To Leeuwarden. It proved to be a mixture of the standard sightseeing objects, like the leaning tower Oldehove and the house...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JvH48
Reviewed 9 October 2018

I did a tour last week with my partner and we enjoyed it very much! Our guide Kevin was very professional and showed us really nice places of Leeuwarden and all about its history. Highly recommended if you are visiting the town for the first...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Antonia L
Reviewed 14 July 2018

The Leeuwarden Free Tour is a nice, good experience, we walked through the city and our guide Olaf explained us in a very entertaining way a bit of the city of Leeuwarden. I recommend this tour 100%

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

We had a lovely 1 and 1/2 hour walk in the city Leeuwarden, capital of Friesland. Our guide Zenon was very good and had a lot of humour. Zenon explained a lot about the history of Leeuwarden, the buildings, streets,art and some good stories of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

The tour is a "free tour" which means you do the tour and then pay what you think the tour deserves. Starting from the Oldehove, it took about 90min-2 hours and we got a great description of the highlights of the city and some add-ons...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We had 90min. freetour. The guide was nice and tried to entertain us. She guided us through town by stopping at some historical points. It was the right amount of information. It is a very good option to get to know the city's basics and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank La P
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Two weekends ago, we visited Leeuwarden, one of the two European Capitals of Culture 2018 to see the Mata Hari exhibition and a performance, but also to discover the city in general. We decided to join the Leeuwarden Free Tour as a way to familiarise...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

The tour started at Oldehove. Our guide (Kevin) was a really cool guy, he told us many interesting facts and funny stories about Leeuwarden. I advice you definitely to take the English tour.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Gleb T
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

I dida city tour in my own city, together with my couchsurffriend from Taiwan. I learned a lot things I did not know about Leeuwarden. Surely can advice these Dutch tourguides

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Despite the cold & wet weather a very enjoyable 1.5hr listening to the history of Leeuwarden and it's language, delicacies and art.

Date of experience: December 2017
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23 April 2015|
Response from henkleutscher | Property representative |
Hi, We do the free tour every Saturday. So if you are in leeuwarden on Saturday you can join our Free Tour. It will start at 12:00 at the Oldehoofsterkerkhof, next to the leaning tower Oldehove. This weekend they build a big... More
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