Highlights & Hidden Gems of Amsterdam

Highlights & Hidden Gems of Amsterdam

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( 241 reviews ) star City tour Amsterdam 1 - 8 watch_later 3 hours
  • Visit Begijnhof, Dam square, Rembrandts House & More Highlights
  • Discover hidden spots only locals know of
  • Including: a real Dutch treat in an authentic Bar
  • Learn all about the local Jewish history
  • 100% Private, 100% Personal
  • Completely Tailored Around You

You will meet here: Beursplein

What you can expect

Enjoy Amsterdam at its fullest during this private highlights tour with a twist. The Begijnhof, Rembrandt house and the former Jewish neighborhood - absolute must-visits! But that’s not all. You’ll be amazed by all the hidden gems that can be found just around the corner of the best sights. One thing though: you’ll need to have the knowledge of a local to know where to find them!

Luckily for you and your family or friends, you can now discover everything this awesome city has in store during this unique private tour. Yup, both the top visits and the secret spots! How? Together with your own private local host of course! We’ve made it happen for you; "graag gedaan"!

Wander past all famous monuments while you get to know all historical facts and unique local insights about them. And of course we’ve also taken care of your appetite by including a true local snack in the itinerary! Just a few steps from the famous Flowermarket you can find the most unique family restaurant of Amsterdam. A delicious hidden gem!

You’d easily walk past it if you don’t know what heavenly food is waiting inside. They’ve been successful for over a century thanks to their authentic recipe for the “bitterbal” or “kroketje”. Not sure what that is? You’ll find out - it’s the best local treat you can have!

Our enthusiastic locals can’t wait to show you their city in their own way. They can tell you all about the Red Light District, Dam Square and the previously mentioned famous Flowermarket. But what’s best about this tour is those unique places they take you to. A beautiful hidden chapel, hip boutiques and an gigantic statue near Rembrandts house that most people don’t know of. You name it!

So, are you ready to discover all that Amsterdam has to offer? Check out the host profiles, pick your favorite local and enjoy the city to the fullest!

This is the plan

Meeting Point
Central meeting point at Beursplein
Stop 1
Walk around the famous Dam Square, the biggest square in Amsterdam. Known for the royal palace, the national memorial statue and the hippies who used to occupy it in the 60’s!
Stop 2
Visit a beautiful chapel hidden at Begijnhof. Begijnhof is already hidden away from the busy streets of Amsterdam, but what a lot of people don’t know is that there is an even more secretive place to be found in this beautiful garden!
Stop 3
Wander past the Flowermarket - a real must do! It’s the only floating flowermarket in the world!
Stop 4
Visit the Rembrandt Square, named after the famous painter Rembrandt van Rijn. This location is one of the most vibrant places in the city. Mostly known for it’s local & social atmosphere and the 3D version of Rembrandt’s famous creation: the Night Watch
Stop 5
Discover the former Jewish neighbourhood and learn all about Anne Frank and the Jewish oppression in Amsterdam.
Stop 6
Walk across the most picturesque square of Amsterdam: Waterlooplein. Looking for an authentic souvenir? You’re at the right spot! This square is known for it’s daily flea-market that is very popular amongst locals who love to hunt for a unique bargain!
Stop 7
Walk past Rembrandt's house and learn all about the history and stories behind this great painter. But that’s not all; prepare yourself to find a true hidden gem! We won’t spoil the surpise but can already tell you that it’s amazing!
Final Stop
Hip streets of Amsterdam filled with vintage and hip boutiques, small bars and cool cafés. Get to know all about modern-day life in Amsterdam.

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

City tour details

Private City tour
Mode of transport
3 hours
Nr. of guests
1 - 8 persons
Meeting point
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
checkBest Local Sandwich
Not included
Other food and drinks

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.