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Guided tour in unknown area of A’dam-C

Guided tour in unknown area of A’dam-C

Duration:1.5 hours total
Includes:Food and Drinks
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Born and raised in Amsterdam, I was always interested in history. Since we moved to these beautiful, quiet Western Islands, I focused my interest on the famous Golden Age of the 17th century. I even wrote a book about it. I have been guiding people around this historic 400-year-old area for six years. I always enjoy walking here with groups, telling stories, and giving visitors the feeling of…
Willem
Willem
Willem
Willem

What we’ll do

We'll take an excursion to the Western Islands of Amsterdam—three small islands in the center of the city that are filled with history. Although the islands date back to the Golden Age of the 1700s, all the houses, warehouses, and bridges are very well preserved. Many shipyards and warehouses of the West India Company were created on these islands in 1615, when worldwide trade began for the Dutch…

What else you should know

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What I’ll provide

Snacks
Snack I'll provide a snack from a typical "borrel"—snack bar—or coffee or tea with a typical Dutch cookie.
Drinks
One drink I'll provide a typical old Dutch drink such as jenever—a traditional type of gin—or coffee or tea, if you prefer.

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Where you'll be

We will pass the Gallows Bridge from Bickers Island to Prinsen Island, crossing four wooden drawbridges. We'll visit Amsterdam's oldest shipyard—from 1627—on Realen Island. We'll walk along the historic quay of Zandhoek, with its row of beautiful, rich captain's houses from the Golden Age.

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Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests of all ages can attend.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

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Willem
Guided tour in unknown area of A’dam-C
9 reviews
From £18/person
9 reviews
From £18/person