For anyone interested in Holland's surprisingly liberal laws on prostitution, this 2-hour walking tour should answer most of your questions.
With a sensitive guide you be taken right to the heart of this controversial district.
Learn the truth behind the Red Light District, how prostitution became integrated into local culture and how the world's oldest trade " operates within a modern city.
The area is filled with all things sexual, from theatres and clubs to video booths and shops specialising in condoms and S&M. Your local guide will show you to the key locations, including the Old Church, the Prostitute Information Centre and Warmoesstraat, making sure that you stay safe and enjoy the tour.
After the tour your guide can recommend the best bars/restaurants in the area.
Your Experience With Amsterdam Red Light District Walking Tour
Visit Amsterdam's iconic Red Light District with a local resident guide.
Explore the neighbourhoods seedy alleyways and walk along the dimly lit streets to see the most significant locations in the area.
Pass by specialist sex shops, condomeries " and the Prostitution Information Centre.
Get insider tips for the best coffee shop and jazz clubs the district.
Learn about the history of this district and the understand Holland's controversial laws on prostitution.
See Amsterdam from another perspective as you explore the city centre by night.
What Amsterdam Red Light District Walking Tour Includes?
2 Hour walking tour with a knowledgeable guide.
Things Before Go
This tour is not suitable for children, minimum age is 18 and you may be asked to prove your age.
Entrance to museums/attractions are not included in ticket price unless selected when booking.
This tour is available in English or Spanish
Remember to dress for cold weather if you are taking this tour during the winter.
Is It Suitable for Me?
If you're intrigued by the fact that certain trades are still legal in the heart of a European city then this could be the tour for you.
You will have the opportunity to ask your guide questions and see the neighbourhood for yourself.
Suitable for adults, either individuals or small groups but this tour is not appropriate for children.
This tour has a 4.5-star rating on Viator.
Get Your Guide users have left 4.6-star score for this walking tour.
Meanwhile, TripAdvisor reviewers give the Red Light District tour 5 out of 5.
Travellers say that the guides are very knowledgeable and factual as well as friendly.
Comments agree that this is an excellent tour and highly recommended while visiting Amsterdam.
Best Times to Visit
This Tour is available all year.
Address / Pick up Location
Meeting Point: Next the the National Monument on Dam Square.
Not Wheelchair Friendly.
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