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!
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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!
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