Welcome to City Free Tour Amsterdam!

Dear guests, welcome to Amsterdam!

Worldwide known for its liberal attitude, rich history, beautiful little houses and surprises on every corner, Amsterdam is a great city to discover. And with all the canals and narrow streets it’s the best city to explore by walking.

We’ve collected the most interesting places, amazing views and best stories for our city tours. Join our free walking tours on any day or check out our specials. Local, experienced guides will take you on a unique journey through the city and turn Amsterdam into a live museum!

Read more about the tours and make a reservation. Or contact us for questions or requests via email or telephone:

Email: amsterdam@cityfreetour.com

Phone: + 31 6 19 35 20 96

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Amsterdam City Free Tour

Free Red Light District Tour

Best of Amsterdam Tour

A broad introduction to Amsterdam 

Every day at 1.30PM*

In January and February  there will be no tours on Tuesday and Wednesday!

Free tour Amsterdam

In this 2,5 hour walking tour we will take you through 800 years of history, culture and curiosities. Showing you many highlights and hidden secrets of Amsterdam. Giving you an understanding of how Amsterdam became the city it is today. And while walking, you’ll get a feel for the Dutch tolerance and the Amsterdam lifestyle.

Length: 2.5 hours

Reservation is needed

Meeting point: Nieuwmarkt, in front of café restaurant De Waag.

This is the old city gate (looks like a castle, in the middle the square) . View on map.

It is a 5-10 min, walk from Dam Square or Central Station.

Highlights: Old city gate, Jewish Quarter, Rembrandt house, South Church, typical Canal houses, bookmarket at the University of Amsterdam, anonymous art, Begijnhof (oldest inner courtyard), Amsterdam Museum (with gallery), East India trading company, smallest house, Royal Palace, Old Church, Red Light District.

Themes: Fighting the water, freedom of religion, trading and the Golden Age, Dutch tolerance, famous artists, the influence of Napoleon, the Jewish community and World War 2, the roaring 70’s and our liberal city.

This is a free tour, tip-based only

A journey throug a unique area

Only on Friday at 8PM

Red Light District tourIn this evening walk we take you on a journey through a unique area – revealing the secrets behind the windows of this infamous district.

Find out about the history of the oldest part of Amsterdam. How the prostitution once started in the very heart of the city, right next to the church. The many ways in which the government has tried to fight it and how the oldest profession in the world eventually was legalized there.

 Experienced guides will show you the openness of the prostitution these days and the unusual way the Dutch deal with complex issues. Making sure you will see all the significant details and hear all the inside information.

Length: 1.5 hours

Reservation is needed

Meeting point: Nieuwmarkt, in front of café restaurant De Waag.

This is the old city gate (looks like a castle, in the middle the square) . View on map.

It is a 5-10 min, walk from Dam Square or Central Station.

Highlights: The old harbor, history of prostitution, secrets behind the windows, respecting the sexworkers, Casa Rosso and peep shows, red lights and blue lights, fighting human traffic, the smallest street, the oldest coffeeshop and a  mix of happenings.

This is a free tour, tip-based only  

 Amsterdam in all its diversity 

Upon request

Within 4 hours we take you through all the different area’s of the Amsterdam city centre: The busy centre around Dam Square, the old Jewish Quarter, the infamous Red Light District, the famous Canal Belt (World Unesco Inheritance) and the pictoresque and vibrant Jordaan area.

The tour is suitable for single travelers, couples, friends, families, colleagues and other groups. Let us give you the ultimate feel for Amsterdam and all its contradictions!

Length: 4 hours

Meeting point: To be decided by the group.

Highlights:  Old city gate, Old Church, Red Light District, Rembrandt house, South Church, Jewish Quarter, Canal houses, Bookmarket at the University of Amsterdam, anonymous art, Begijnhof (oldest inner courtyard), Amsterdam Museum (with gallery),  Royal Palace, Canal Belt, East India company, cheese tasting, smallest house, Anne Frank House, Jordaan area.

This is a private tour 

The price of this tour depends on the group size. Contact us for more information.


 

Customized Private Tours

Rijksmuseum Tour

Jewish District Tour

 Personal Amsterdam tours

Quarter day tours (2.5 hours) are available if you would like to have a broad introduction to Amsterdam  with your own guide, at a time that fits best into your schedule!

Our exclusive day tour (6 hours) will make your visit complete. Our guide will make sure that in one day you will experience Amsterdam to the fullest. The tour is Always custom made, with a basic program that can be changed to your interests. This tour includes also a guided visit to a museum of your choice.

Private tours upon request

Price depends on group size. Contact us for more information.

Guided museum visit  

You can spend a whole day in the Rijksmuseum, where art and history meet. We make sure you won’t get lost, by showing you the master pieces and other special paintings and objects. Telling you about the influence of time, themes and details in the artworks and the characters of their creators.

Length: 2 hours

Private tour upon request

Price depends on group size. Contact us for more information.

Jewish history in Amsterdam

Discover the area of Amsterdam with its famous flea market, Opera and botanical gardens.For hundreds of years it was known as the Jewish Quarter of Amsterdam. Already since the 17th century Amsterdam had a large Jewish community that influenced the city and its culture over the years. Find our how they helped us  shaped the city. And see how World War 2 once changed the disctrict and Amsterdam completely.

Length: 2.5 hours

Private tours upon request

Price depends on group size. Contact us for more information.