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City Free Tour Amsterdam

Nieuwmarkt, 1012 CR Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+ 33 6 42 47 70 57
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Edward was our guide for 1,5 hours. He is really into the history, so if you especially want to be... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Melike Ş
one of the best

the tour was very good. some historic details and some cultural. you have to be 10 minutes before... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Koby A
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We offer free walking tours (tip-based) and private walking tours in Amsterdam by local guides, that have been living in Amsterdam for many years. The guides all have a different background but one thing in common- they are very passionate about Amsterdam and have a lot of great stories to share with you. Our tours are always very diverse. Full of history, culture, fun facts and stories about the city life right now. Let us take you on a unique journey through Amsterdam and we will turn the city into a live museum.
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Hours Today: 00:00 - 23:59
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Nieuwmarkt, 1012 CR Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Red Light District (De Wallen)
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+ 33 6 42 47 70 57
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Edward was our guide for 1,5 hours. He is really into the history, so if you especially want to be in a historical tour, this is for you. But what irritated me was that he started to tour with saying that we would pay 10...More

Thank Melike Ş
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

the tour was very good. some historic details and some cultural. you have to be 10 minutes before but its worth it.

Thank Koby A
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

Marcella was our guide for 2.5 hour tour. She was very informative, humorous, enthusiastic and provided lots of information. She gave us the highlights of the Red Light District, the canals, the Jewish ghetto, WWII, and the early history of Amsterdam. She was a great...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2018

Tour guide is very important, we had a historian as one and he was very good. If you have time and would to learn about the history more - take this tour.More

1  Thank Dmitry S
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City Free Tour A, Owner at City Free Tour Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Dear Dmitry, thank you for the review and for being part of our tour. Edward is our best guide and we are happy you enjoyed his tour. Also, Ed told us you have the photo of the group, if I am not wrong. Please feel...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Just returned from our tour and wanted to report that it is well worth the time and effort. I say "effort" because we were sloshing through the streets in rain and extreme cold. Alex B.provided us with an enjoyable history lesson which gave us an...More

1  Thank Delia S
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

It was such a pleasant experience. We visited quite a few sites and the locations were great. Our guide was energetic and very informative. She provided the history of each of the areas we were touring and what made the areas thrive today. She was...More

Thank Sally B
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

We did a city tour today with Otto. He was very knowledgeable, helpful and funny. I have done these tours in other cities and they are always great!

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Reviewed 7 February 2018

After all the reviews I've read before booking I thought this was going to be the highlight of our trip in Amsterdam, but instead it seems like this company's completely unreliable. We booked in advance and got the email confirmation, even the day before we...More

1  Thank Lara_McEwan
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City Free Tour A, Gérant at City Free Tour Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Dear Lara, for 2 months we did not have control over our listing on TA and we did not make you this reservation. Even more, we dont have tours between November 1st till May 1st. Kind regards, Chris

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Reviewed 29 January 2018

Informative and fun. What a great way to learn more about Amsterdam! I am a local from Amsterdam and even I learned so much from this tour. Tijs is a professional and fun guide who will introduce you to the history of Amsterdam and tells...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2018

We did this Free Walking Tour in December 2017. Although it was very cold, we absolutely enjoyed the tour. Our guide Tjis did a great job, it seemed like he knows everything about Amsterdam, he told little anecdotes, had always a good joke ready and...More

Thank Su S
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historic landmarks, and impeccably presented examples
of traditional local architecture – not to mention
Amsterdam’s own Chinatown, Europe’s largest Buddhist
temple and more local treasures. Sure, there are some
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Response from Dmitry S | Reviewed this property |
I always recommend to sing up for a free walking tour of Amsterdam (or any other city) - freetour. This way you are free to tip or not if you liked it. We had a full day and here is what we did - we did a free food walking... More
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