Amsterdam Sights

City walks

With so many stories and so much history, Amsterdam is the type of city you should discover on foot. Below are 12 selected walking tours offered by different well-established organisations.

Recommended city walks

Excursions Duration Price
Rembrandt free walking tour
by Rembrandt Tour Amsterdam - daily walking tours starting at 13:00 from Nieuwmarkt
90 min free
Guided walk old town   by Amsterdam Old Town
a 'hidden treasure' tour through the old centre of Amsterdam. You will visit unique places only known by locals.
2 hours € 11
The Story of Amsterdam
by WOW Tours Amsterdam
3 hours € 30
Gable stones in the Jordaan
by Jordaan WEB
online photos free
Courtyards of the Jordaan
by Jordaan WEB
online photos free
The New Amsterdam Free Tour
by SANDEMANs NEW Europe
3 hours free
Red Light District Tour
by SANDEMANs NEW Europe
2 hours € 14
Scavenger hunt Amsterdam
by Amsterdam Old Town
45-60 min free
Amsterdam Red Light District Walking Tour
by Viator - a guided walk through the famous Red Light District
2 hours € 25
Jordaan Pubs Tour   by Jordaan INFO
The cozy Jordaan neighborhoods is known for its many pubs and bars. On almost every corner of the street you can find one. Download the map and take the small tour through the southern part or the long tour through the northern part of the Jordaan.
free
Discovering the Latin Quarter of Amsterdam
Strolling through De Pijp neighborhood.
2.5 hours € 1
Jewish History   by Gilde Amsterdam
Guided tour in the old Jewish neighborhood
2-3 hours € 7.50
Pub Crawl   by Lindbergh
Visit 5 pubs and a club, party and receive free shots. Enjoy a night out in Amsterdam and share great moments with your fellow-travellers and locals.
5 hours € 17


Beware of the bicycle lanes

Beware of walking on bike paths, which are distinguished by their reddish colour: cyclists will show no mercy. Also take care when crossing roads, even at a green pedestrian light. Cyclists consider themselves pedestrians in Amsterdam, and so tend to ignore traffic lights.


a walking tour through the real dark history of Amsterdam


Tasting rooms

Visit one of Amsterdam's authentic decorated beer, cheese or gin tasting rooms


Amsterdam attractions

a list of popular Amsterdam sights and attractions