Amsterdam Private Sightseeing Tour for Kids & Families w/Local Guide
Explore the highlights of Amsterdam on this fun 2.5-hour private walking tour designed for kids & families! With canals, bikes, art, architecture and museums, there's something here for everyone!
Meet your kid-friendly guide at the tourist office and set off to enjoy the vibrant atmosphere of the historic centre with its colorful houses, cute cafes, family-friendly restaurants, cobbled streets, and fascinating history, which you'll hear about along the way.
Some of the landmarks you'll see on your walk are: the city's oldest church, Oude Kerk, a 14th century courtyard built as a sanctuary for the Begijntjes, Catholic nuns, listen to stories about the famous ghost named Helena in Ghost Alley, meander through the Chinese district to see the Zeedijk Buddhist temple, marvel at the spectacular Royal Palace in Dam square and more!
The kids will be entertained with tailor-made, educational activities to help them learn about the city and its history.
What's not to love about Amsterdam?
per adult from
2 hours 30 minutes
What's included :
What's excluded :
- Entry/Admission - Oude Kerk
- Entry/Admission - Royal Palace Amsterdam
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Oude Kerk, Oudekerksplein 23, 1012 GX Amsterdam The Netherlands
The Oude Kerk, or the Old Church as it's known in English is Amsterdam’s oldest building and oldest parish church, founded circa 1213 and it's located in Amsterdam's main red-light district. Originally built as a Catholic place of worship, but later became one of the unique buildings expressing the national character of Dutch Protestantism.
Duration: 15 minutes
Stop At: Begijnhof, Gedempte Begijnensloot, 1012 RM Amsterdam The Netherlands
The Begijnhof is an enclosed courtyard dating from the early 14th century. Nothing survived of the earliest dwellings, but the Begijnhof, which is cut off from the traffic and noise of the city.
It was originally built as a sanctuary for the Begijntjes, a Catholic sisterhood who lived like nuns, although they took no monastic vows. Houses in Begijnhof are still occupied by single women.
Duration: 15 minutes
Stop At: Spooksteeg, 1012 AR Amsterdam, Netherlands
Spooksteeg, Ghost Alley in English is located in the famous Red Light district. It is believed to be the residing place of one of the oldest ghosts in the city, a woman from the 18th century named Helena.
Duration: 10 minutes
Stop At: Zeedijk, Oudezijds Kolk to Nieuwmarkt, Amsterdam The Netherlands
Zeedijk, also known as Amsterdam's Chinatown area consists of a number of city blocks crammed with Asian markets, restaurants and shops. Here you can find, not only Chinese people and shops, but other Asian cultures too such as Thai, Malay and Indonesian. Street signs are in Chinese as well as Dutch. The most important tourist sight is the Zeedijk Buddhist temple, which is free and open every day, except Mondays.
Duration: 30 minutes
Stop At: Royal Palace Amsterdam, Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal 147, 1012 RJ Amsterdam The Netherlands
The Royal Palace of Amsterdam is situated on Dam Square in the centre of Amsterdam. It was originally built as the city hall for the magistrates of Amsterdam.
The Royal Palace on the Dam is one of the three Palaces, which the State has placed at the King's disposal by an Act of Parliament. It is used for Royal Events, the King's New Year reception and other official appointments.
Duration: 30 minutes
Departure Point :I Amsterdam Visitor Centre, Stationsplein 10, 1012 AB Amsterdam, Netherlands
Departure Time :10:00 AM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.