Amsterdam's Best Local Hotspots

Amsterdam's Best Local Hotspots

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( 274 reviews ) star Off the beaten track Amsterdam 1 - 8 watch_later 3 hours
  • Get to know the real Amsterdam
  • Explore the city like & with a local
  • Visit the hippest part of Amsterdam: the North
  • Private tour: only you and your local host!
  • Personalized to your wishes
  • Including: delicious Dutch Apple Pie

You will meet here: Amsterdam Centraal

What you can expect

You thought Amsterdam was all about tulips, cheese, and the red light district? Think again. There are so many unique things to experience in this awesome city, you only have to know where to look. Step into the shoes of a local during this unique Withlocals Originals tour and discover it with your private local guide. Go off the beaten track and experience what Amsterdam is truly all about!

Haarlemmerstraat is a must visit and one of the hippest and quirkiest shopping streets in Europe. Your host can tell you all about a lovely square that's filled with historical stories, and one of the most important houses in the city. The best part? You get to visit the coolest district in Amsterdam: the North! Don't forget about the cool bars, nice local markets, and beautiful, uncrowded canals: it's all included for you!

Dutch apple pie has already been included in the price for you. The heavenly slice of pie is served to you by a 60-year-old couple who already own their local bar for more than 40 years! At the end of your day off the beaten track, you'll also enjoy the best coffee at the coolest café of the city. And if you happen to look for anything specific, just let your local host know. The tour can be 100% tailored to you and your friends.

The awesome locals can't wait to show you the real Amsterdam. Are you into architecture? Or more of a history lover and want to catch the free vibe of Amsterdam? Check out the profiles of our local friends and just pick the private guide you like most. Are you ready get to know the city with your favorite local?

This is the plan

Meeting point
Amsterdam Central Station
Haarlemmerstraat & Herenmarkt
Walk past Amsterdam's hippest street full of cool bars, small hip boutiques and stores and discover a historical square with one of the most important monuments in the city!
The beautiful 'Brewers Canal'
Enjoy the view and discover functional warehouses along the way
A Delicious Local Tasting
Enjoy a piece of authentic apple pie in a local family-owned café. Locals all agree it’s one of the best places to taste the real recipe for Dutch apple pie!
A Glimpse of the Local Life
Wander past the canals where only locals come and enjoy the local lifestyle away from busy city center
A Ferry Ride to the North of the City
Take the ferry to the hippest part of Amsterdam: the North. Known for it’s art-scene, festivals, local markets & more!
Enjoy a coffee at the coolest bar of the North (own expense)
Final Stop
Amsterdam Central Station

Feel free to personalize this offer with the host of your choice

Off the beaten track details

Private Off the beaten track
Mode of transport
Walking tour
3 hours
Nr. of guests
1 - 8 persons
Meeting point
Amsterdam Centraal
Guest pick-up
instant confirmation
  • checkFree cancellation up to 14 days before experience date
  • closeNo refunds within 14 days of experience date

What's included
checkPrivate guide
checkPiece of delicious Dutch apple pie

about Withlocals Originals

  • Experience the heart
    of the city

  • With the host of
    your choice

  • Private. Affordable.
    And 100% You.


How it works:

  1. 1 Choose the theme of your tour.
  2. 2 Pick your favorite local as your private guide.
  3. 3 Let your guide personalize anything you like.


Now you can enjoy the true heart of the city in the most personal and unique way.