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leiden city tour

A LIVELY STUDENT CITY WITH A LOT OF HISTORY

Leiden has a lot to offer; from beautiful canals to cute old facades to the most beautiful courtyards in South Holland. It is the birth city of Rembrandt and houses the oldest university in the Netherlands. Within 30 minutes you can be in Leiden by train from Amsterdam. Our guide would welcome you at the train station and to start the tour. You will walk straight into the historic part of Leiden. From the birthplace of the painter Rembrandt to the oldest university of the Netherlands. You will love the historic and at the end of the tour, you will stand on a small fortification to have a perfect view on the old city

In your free time you have the opportunity to enjoy the many cozy terraces, shop or visit one of the top museums in the city, such as the natural history museum Naturalis, Museum of Antiquities or Ethnology. Fantastic day trip from Amsterdam!

local experienced guide

We bring history back to life and give a fresh look at life in the historic city.

book a small boat with guide

Thanks to the beautiful canals in and around Leiden, the city offers a nice background to explore a small sloop. This is possible with a guide and drink & snack on board.

extras

We can arrange coffee & Dutch apple pie for you or a traditional Dutch lunch or dinner. Feel free to inquire about the options.

price private guide

120 MINUTES : € 119,50 incl 21% VAT
Shorter tour possible on request.
max. 15 persons per guide for the best experience

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OUR MOST BOOKED GUIDED TOUR in delft

The historical tour gives you a complete overview of the history of Delft. Our guide will take you through the heart of the historic city, sharing stories about our Founding Father Prince William of Orange & Johannes Vermeer. You will pass by all the famous Delft ceramics shops and discover, you don’t need to go to Pisa, Italy to see a leaning tower.  Not the only impressive tower, but Delft has one of the highest church towers in the Netherlands. The tower is part of the New Church, the final resting place of our Royal family. Our guide will not only focus on the history of Delft, but share is view on Dutch culture and giving you a taste of all that Delft has to offer.

If you decide to extend the standard 1 hour tour, you will get to see more of the city, such as the hidden courtyards and our beautiful city gate. A frequently booked addition is a visit to the New Church, where you can learn all about the Royal burials vaults. Worth a visit!

local experienced guide

We bring history back to life and give a fresh look at life in the historic city.

Optional visit new church delft

For € 5.50 p.p., you can visit with our guide the New Church in Delft. The entrance ticket is also valid for the Old Church. Guided tour of the church takes 30-45 minutes.

extras

We can arrange coffee & Dutch apple pie for you or a traditional Dutch lunch or dinner. Feel free to inquire about the options.

price private guide:

1 HOUR : € 59,50 incl 21% VAT
€ 20,00 for every extra half hour
max. 15 persons per guide for the best experience

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special summer deal

20% discount on 90 minutes guided tour in July & August!

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