4-hour Small-Group Amsterdam Walking Tour: Meet The Locals

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 4 hours

Departs: Amsterdam, Amsterdam

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Join us on what countless guests have called their best travel experience ever. ❤️

Slow down and take a walk through Amsterdam's beautiful city centre, where you'll dive into Amsterdam's hottest topics -- not just through facts and figures -- but through real stories of locals who embody them.

A coffeeshop owner, an entrepreneur with a quirky business, a sex worker, Amsterdam's flower bike man and more! We'll share their stories. The best part? You'll get to meet 2 of them. Who you meet depends on their availability. The locals are paid for their time.

You’ll also visit some amazing places like a coffeeshop, a mind-bending store, a legendary 200-year-old brown cafe and end with a toast at Amsterdam’s most honest bar.

Get ready for 4 hours of exceptional story-sharing, laughter and meaningful encounters with locals and fellow travellers.

This is your mini-integration to Amsterdam! We designed it with heart, so you can feel at home and be a part of our city.

What's Included

A coffee, tea, soft drink, beer or wine alongside your apple pie

A delicious craft beer from Amsterdam's most special microbrewery (other options available)

A slice of one of Amsterdam's best apple pie at a legendary 200-year-old brown cafe

Meet & greets with two Amsterdammers (A coffeeshop owner, flower bike man or a sex worker, etc)

What's Not Included


Traveler Information

  • ADULT: Age: 18 - 100

Additional Info

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Experience may be cancelled due to Insufficient travelers
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

Amsterdam is one of the most liberal cities in the world. No wonder it was the first city worldwide to legalise gay marriage. Our meeting point is the Homomonument where you'll learn why we have this wonderful Monument and what role it plays for us and the world.

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

The biggest church in Amsterdam, built 1619 – 1631, the Western Church, is the most important Protestant church in the city, while its bell tower – the Westerkerk Tower built 1619 – 1631- Dutch: Westertoren, remains until today the pride of Amsterdam, regarded by many, as the city symbol.

• Admission Ticket Free

Paradox Coffeeshop
Learn about our fascinating cannabis culture through the story of Ludo, the owner of the Paradox. It's one of Amsterdam's best and cosiest coffeeshops. World traveller, Anthony Bourdain, was one of its many fans.

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Amsterdam Canal Ring
Amsterdam's waterways are now known as de Grachtengordel (the Canal Belt) and are recognized as a UNESCO heritage site. During this experience, you'll see some of the most beautiful and picturesque canals and canal houses.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Cafe Papeneiland
Visit one of Amsterdam's most beautiful 200-year-old brown bars and experience our Amsterdam lifestyle, "gezelligheid" (cosiness). You'll also enjoy one of Amsterdam's best apple pies and a beverage here.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Red Light District (De Wallen)
During this experience, you'll visit Amsterdam's world-famous red light district. We'll share the personal story of Rose, one of Amsterdam's sex workers, and show you the interior and features of a real-life brothel through video.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Brouwerij de Prael
We'll end our experience with a toast at Amsterdam's most "honest bar". Here we'll share the inspiring story of Fer, the owner, and how he started this microbrewery with a mission.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

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