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Tuk Tuk Tour of The Hague from Apr 1
st 2017 to Oct 29
Every day between April and October you can take a sightseeing tour of The Hague in a Tuk Tuk, the 3-wheeled motorized vehicle popular in southeast Asian countries. Choose from a tour of 1hr, 1.5hr or 2hr. Cost: €25 p.p. per hour or €20 p.p. per half hour. Minimum 2 persons. Reserve online.
The Hague Boat Tour from Jun 24
Every Thursday to Sunday from 1 April to 29 October you can take a flatbottom boat tour along The Hague's scenic canals with an English-speaking guide. The tour lasts 75 mins. 3 departures daily. During summer months, evening sailings also available. Buy tix online or onboard (cash only). Adults €11...
De Hoop Windmill Open from Jun 24
The store inside the bottom of De Hoop windmill in Zoetermeer is open every Friday and Saturday 11:00-17:00 selling a variety of baking flour and cornmeal ground in the mill. You can tour the windmill on Saturdays between 13:00-16:00. Windmill De Hoop is located at Eerste Stationsstraat 37a, 2712 HB...
Windmill De Valk in Leiden from Jun 24
Visit the historic De Valk (the Falcon) windmill located in the Leiden city center, built in 1743. You can climb the 7 floors to the top which provides a beautiful view of the city. Admission Adults €4, Children (ages 6-15) €2. Open Tuesday to Saturday 10:00-17:00, Sunday and Holidays 13:00-17:00. 2...
Windlust Windmill in Wassenaar from Jan 7
th 2017 to Dec 29
The Windlust windmill, located in the center of Wassenaar, is open almost every Saturday for visits 12:00-15:00. Various types of flour are for sale. Molenweg, Wassenaar
Old Rijswijks History Walk from Jun 24
A 1.5- hour walking tour of old Rijswijk in English can be booked through the Rijswijk Historical Society on any day except Monday. Van Vredenburchweg 3, 2282 SC Rijswijk
Guided Tours of The Hague from Jun 24
Guided tours of The Hague in English given by members of Gilde Den Haag. The tours are also available in French, German and, of course, Dutch. There are two walking tour options: 1) The Hague 'old town' plus Parliament (Binnenhof) area and 2) a tour that explores relevant points in the city of past,...
Euromast Tower from Jun 24
Built in 1960, the Euromast is one of the top attractions not only in Rotterdam, but throughout the Netherlands. Originally 112 metres tall, it was the tallest building in Rotterdam at the time. As the height of other Rotterdam buildings started to exceed that of the Euromast, a second tier was adde...
Sightseeing Tours by Air from Jan 1
st 2017 to Dec 31
SandAir offers sightseeing airplane and helicopter tours of Zuid-Holland. A Cessna 172 can carry 3 passengers in addition to the pilot. Routes are flexible and priced by time and distance. Popular flyovers include Rotterdam city center, Scheveningen, tulip fields and Kinderdijk windmills. Departure...
Rotterdam Harbour Boat Tours from Jan 2
nd 2017 to Dec 31
Harbor boat tours of Rotterdam depart daily from 09:30-17:00. The boat tour last approximately 75 minutes and provides harbour views of the Rotterdam skyline, the Rotterdam port (largest in Europe) and the SS Rotterdam.Departs from Willemsplein, next to entrance of the Erasmus Bridge. Adults €13.25...
The Hague Tower from Jan 2
nd 2017 to Dec 31
The Hague Tower viewing balcony is open daily from 12:00-22:00. From the 42nd Floor outdoor terrace of one of the city's tallest buildings, one has 360 degree views including downtown, the North Sea, Hook of Holland, Rotterdam, Voorburg and Leiden.Admission is €6 for adults (includes a soft drink or...
Walking Tours of Leiden Historic Centre from Jan 2
nd 2017 to Dec 28
Discover the historic city center of Leiden with one of three different walking tour maps available for purchase at the Leiden Tourist Office (Stationsweg 26, 2312 AV Leiden). All three are available in English. They are: 'The Leiden Loop', 'In the footsteps of the young Rembrandt' and 'Along Leiden...
Guided Tours of the Binnenhof from Jun 24
ProDemos organises guided tours through the Ridderzaal (Knights' Hall) and/or the Dutch Senate (Upper House of Parliament) and/or the House of Representatives (Lower House of Parliament). The tours are preceded by a video of the history of the Binnenhof. The guided tours start at the ProDemos v...
Boat Tour of The Hague from Apr 1
st 2017 to Oct 29
From April till October you can experience The Hague from a unique perspective, its canals. In a flat-bottom boat, you'll navigate under low bridges and through narrow tunnels, through old and new parts of the city.English-language tours available most Saturdays at 15:00, and most Sundays at 13:00.D...
Sightseeing Boat Tour of Leiden from Apr 1
st 2017 to Oct 29
Rondvaart Leiden offers 1-hour sightseeing canal boat tours of the historic city center from 10:00-18:00 everyday (departure time on the hour). Tickets: Adults €10, Children (0-12 yrs) €5. Departure point is Aalmarkt 4, 2311 EC Leiden.
Canal Boat Cruise of Leiden from Apr 1
st 2017 to Oct 29
Schuitjevaart offers sightseeing tours on vintage boats (covered and uncovered) on the canals that run through and around the historic city center of Leiden. Inquiries and reservations daily 08:45-10:00. Tours every hour on the hour from noon to 17:00. Excursions last approx. 50 mins. Tickets:...
Sightseeing Canal Tour of Delft from Mar 22
nd 2017 to Oct 31
From 22nd March to 31st October you can take a guided boat tour of the historic old town of Delft on a canal cruiser. Departures are every hour on the hour between 11:00-17:00 from the Koornmarkt in Delft city center. Cruises last 45-50 minutes. Tickets: Adults €8, Children ages 4-12 €4, Children ag...
Rotterdam Laurenskerk Tower Climb from Jun 24
Every Friday evening from 14th July to 18th August, the Laurenskerk in Rotterdam (St Laurens Church) will offer a guided climb of its 20-story bell tower. Once at the top, you can walk around the outdoor terrace offering 360-degree views of Rotterdam at dusk. There are two climbs scheduled each nigh...
Windmill De Roode Leeuw in Gouda from Jun 24
Windmill De Roode Leeuw (The Red Lion) shop and mill are open to the public every Thursday from 09:00-14:00 and every Saturday 09:00-16:00. There is no entry fee. Guided tours by appointment only - max. group size 25 people. Duration approx. 1 hour. Cost €40. The windmill was built in 1727...
Maeslant Storm Surge Barrier Tour from Jun 24
Every Sun at 15:15. Het Keringhuis offers guided tours in English of the Maeslant storm surge barrier, the largest moveable man-made barrier in the world at 237 meters in length and 22 meters in height when closed. The tours are free but are limited to 50 people. Reservations can be made online. You...
FlyOver Holland from Jan 1
st 2017 to Dec 31
Sightseeing tours by air over South Holland, including Kinderdijk windmills, Rotterdam port, North Sea, Scheveningen, Delft, The Hague and Gouda. In Spring, you can fly over the colourful tulip fields at Keukenhof. Set flights vary from 20 mins to 60 mins in duration. Custom sightseeing trips not a...
Windmill De Roos in Delft from Jun 24
Molen de Roos (Windmill the Rose), the last remaining windmill in the city of Delft, is open to the public every Thursday and Saturday from 11:00-16:00 (except during inclement weather). It is free to visit the windmill and the shop located in the base. On the second Saturday of the month at 10:00,...
Pancake Boat Tours of Rotterdam from Jun 24
All-you-can-eat pancakes during Pancake Boat tours of Rotterdam on the Maas River. Departure point is Parkhaven near ther Euromast.There are 3 types of cruises to choose from:75-minute Cruise: 2 sailings on Wednesdays and Fridays: 16:00 and 17:45; 4 sailings on weekends (except for 3rd weekend): 12:...
Leiden City and Courtyard Tour from Jan 7
th 2017 to Dec 23
A guided walking tour of the historic center of Leiden with an emphasis on its many courtyards and almshouses hundreds of years old. The tour begins at 11:30 from the Leiden Tourist Office (Stationsweg 26). It is available everyday from April through October and on Saturday and Sunday from November...
Dordrecht Grote Kerk Tour & Tower Climb from Jan 3
rd 2017 to Jan 31
The enormous Grote Kerk (Great Church) of Dordrecht was built in the Middle Ages during the Gothic period (14th century). It is the city's most prominent landmark sitting on the Oude Maas river and towering above the rest of the historic center. Both the church and the bell tower can be visited by t...
Delft New Church Tower Climb & Guided Tour from Jan 2
nd 2017 to Dec 31
You can visit the New Church in Delft on the main Markt square year round and even climb the 33 story-high bell tower, the tallest one in South Holland (and second tallest in the country). The New Church is not so new. It was completed toward the end of the 14th century, but that made it new compare...
Tour of Leiden University Observatory from Jan 4
th 2017 to Dec 30
The Leiden University botanical garden, Hortus Botanicus, offers guided tours in English of the historic observatory on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday at 11:30 and 15:00. The observatory tours are given by an astronomy student of the university. The tours are free with your entrance ticket to the Ho...
Visit Cheese Farm De Schep from Jan 3
rd 2017 to Dec 28
Visit the Kaasboerderij (cheese farm) De Schep in Bergambacht to watch the cows get milked or taste the cheese that was recently awarded a prize as 'Tastiest Cheese in Holland.' For groups of 10 or more, there are guided tour options which include a visit to the milking stable and cheese-making...
Miami Moonlight Boat Cruise from Apr 22
nd 2017 to Nov 10
The party boat Ameland offers a 4-hour Miami-themed dinner cruise which sails along the Maas River. Johnny Valentino is the host for the evening - a showman who sings in between DJ sets of all the popular dance classics. Then it's time for...'Belvis' who performs his biggest hits.Dinner: The 3-cours...
Boat Tour Kinderdijk Windmills from Apr 1
st 2017 to Oct 29
Rebus offers a daily boat trip from the Rotterdam city center to the Kinderdijk windmills, the UNESCO World Heritage Site consisting of 19 windmills from the 18th century built to drain the Alblasserwaard polder. The excursion takes approximately 1.5 hours each way and visitors have 1.5-2 hours to e...
Sunday Brunch Boat Cruise from Jun 24
Every Sunday from April to September, Van der Valk Avifauna offers a 2.5-hour brunch cruise from Alphen aan den Rijn to the Braassemermeer and Wijde AA lakes. The brunch buffet includes breads, salads, meats, fish, fruits and warm dishes. Before returning back a dessert buffet will be served. D...
Boat Cruise Kaag Lakes from Jun 24
A scenic boat cruise from Warmond to the Kaagerplassen (Kaag Lakes) with a 45 minute stop on Kaagereiland where you can walk around and have a bite to eat at the Compass restaurant. It then returns to port. The tour last approximately 90 minutes.From 1 May to 1 October, the cruise operates on Tuesda...
Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour of Rotterdam from Apr 1
st 2017 to Aug 31
The red double-decker hop-on hop-off bus sightseeing tour of Rotterdam operates from 10:00-18:00 on certain days depending on the month (see schedule below). The full tour last approximately 60 minutes with the starting point being Rotterdam Central Station (Bus platform HH). The recorded audio desc...
The Hague Grote Kerk Tower Climb from Jun 24
The tour guides association in The Hague will be offering guided tours of the Grote Kerk Den Haag bell tower. You will climb the 288 steps of the 15th-century structure and arrive at the tower's 360-degree balcony with panoramic views of the city. In the distance you'll be able to make out the Rotte...
Katwijk Lighthouse from Jun 1
st 2017 to Aug 31
During the summer months, the monumental Katwijk lighthouse is open to the public. You can climb the 9-story tower to get a great view of the coast, dunes, Noordwijk and Leiden. The opening times are Monday to Saturday 10:00-12:00 and 14:00-17:00. Vuurbaakplein, 2225 BK Katwijk aan Zee
The Hague Highlights Boat Tour from Apr 1
st 2017 to Sep 30
De Ooievaart offers 'The Hague Highlights' sightseeing canal boat tour in English daily at 15:00 between April and October. The excursions last approximately 90 minutes and follows the canal ring which surrounds the oldest part of the city. Along the way you'll see many historic sights as well as th...
Boat Cruise The Hague-Voorburg-Delft from May 6
th 2017 to Oct 28
De Vlietvaart operates a cruise from The Hague to the historic Dutch city of Delft (from May-October). During May, June and October, it operates on Saturdays. During July-September, it operates from Wednesday to Saturday. Along the way, it makes a stop at Hofwijk in Voorburg (the former home of the...
Rotterdam Segway Tour from Apr 4
th 2017 to Dec 21
Segway Rotterdam offers 75-minute guided sightseeing tours daily (the number of tours/times vary by season). Following a 15-min instruction session, you'll be off on the tour. Minimum age 16 years old. Helmet required (provided). Departure location: Parkhaven 9 (near the Euromast).
Sightseeing City Walk in Delft from Jan 4
th 2017 to Dec 31
You can find many different guided city walks in Delft with various themes including historic landmarks, architecture and even a horror tour. These are offered by multiple tour guide 'guilds' in connection with the Delft tourist office. These tours are offered daily during summer months and less fre...
The Hague Tourist Tram from Apr 8
th 2017 to Oct 1
The Hague Tourist Tram is a hop-on-hop-off sightseeing tram which runs from The Hague city center (Grote Kerkplein) to Scheveningen and back along a different route. The vehicle itself is a classic from the 1950's, one of the many housed in the Historic Tram Museum (HOVM).The Tourist Tram starts run...
King Receives New Ambassadors from Jun 24
On selected Wednesday between 19th April and 28th June, you can see the special procession that takes place when the Dutch King William-Alexander receives new ambassadors from foreign countries who then present their credentials to the King in the palace. The procession arrives at approximately 09:3...
Dordrecht Sightseeing Boat Tour from Apr 1
st 2017 to Oct 31
A sightseeing boat tour along the Dordrecht canals and surrounding rivers is available on a specially designed open-top electric boat. The route passes many historic buildings in the old town along across major shipping lines where large cargo ships sail. The tour lasts approximately one hour. Times...
Gorinchem Grote Kerk Tower Climb from Jun 24
Every Saturday from 1st May to 30th September, you can climb the 256 steps of the Gorinchem Grote Kerk bell tower to reach a viewing platform where you can look down on the historic city center as well as the surrounding farmland and rivers.The guided tour lasts approximately 90 minutes and has two...