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FreeDam Tours

Oudekerksplein 62, 1012 HA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Free Dam Tours is a must!

My husband and I learned so much about Amsterdam with Zaïda it was one of my favorite parts about... read more

Reviewed yesterday
claireonley
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Baltimore, Maryland
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Great start to our visit

Thank you Ricardo for a great introduction to Amsterdam. Entertaining stories and great knowledge... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Lisalooby
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York, United Kingdom
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Discover the fascinating history of the most liberal city in the world with FreeDam Tours - a unique, in-depth (free / tips only) walking tour that will leave you understanding and appreciating this city in ways you never thought possible. With the perfect mix of information and entertainment, combining history and contemporary lifestyle with unique personal stories and anecdotes that help explain the essence of Amsterdam and Dutch culture. With four daily tours at 10AM, 11AM, 1PM and 2PM, starting in front of the Old Church, in the heart of the Red Light District.
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  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great tour” (275 reviews)
“personal stories” (101 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:45 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Oudekerksplein 62, 1012 HA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Red Light District (De Wallen)
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"great tour"
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"personal stories"
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"free walking"
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"great stories"
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"free tour"
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"fun facts"
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"cookies"
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"informative tour"
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"would highly recommend this tour"
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"amsterdam's history"
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"an excellent guide"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I learned so much about Amsterdam with Zaïda it was one of my favorite parts about our trip to Amsterdam! The tour was 2.5 hours but felt so quick because of all of the history we were learning. Highly recommend this service...More

1  Thank claireonley
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Thank you Ricardo for a great introduction to Amsterdam. Entertaining stories and great knowledge, keeping us all interested along our tour of the red light district, China Town and surrounding streets, finishing in Dam Square. The perfect way to start our weekend in Amsterdam. Would...More

1  Thank Lisalooby
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I always like to join a walking tour when I arrive in a new city. It’s my pleasure to join Marcella’s tour on this holiday morning! It’s amazing to learn history, culture and how people here see their own country. Definitely recommend it to everyone...More

3  Thank ArnoPeng
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

When your guide tells you they’re an avid traveller AND an anthropologist, you know you’re going to have a good 2.5 hours on a walking tour of their home. The beautiful Zaïda was our passionate guide, walking us through the streets of Amsterdam and giving...More

4  Thank LKK78
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I had a long layover in Amsterdam and decided to walk around the city. What better way to kill time than to do a free walking tour! Monique was my tour guide and she guided through the history of Amsterdam and walked around to various...More

3  Thank Anchie H
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ralph our guide was very good and friendly without being false. The tour was a good pace. I would recommend doing it early in your visit to give you your bearings. We visited the red light district, and Ralph offered to tell a mild story...More

2  Thank fayeh241
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Joy was seriously the best! One of our favorite parts of our trip was this tour. She was fun, informative, and knew everything you would want to know. This hits all the best spots! Must do :)

3  Thank Ariana S
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We did the tour with Loeke and it was super cool! A perfect mix of historical facts and overview of nowadays for better understanding of Dutch culture

2  Thank Vit G
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We did the free dam walking tour to start out our 3 day visit in Amsterdam. Turned out to be a great decision! Loeke was a funny, motivated and lovely guild who made the (almost) 3 hour tour feeling like 1 hour! If you do...More

2  Thank Markus A
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had Charlotte and she was wonderful. She was very energetic and into it. We had just pulled into port that morning and this was a great way to start. We learned a lot and had a great time doing it. Charlotte did a great...More

2  Thank jchita
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Nearby
Red Light District (De Wallen)
To visit Amsterdam and not explore De Wallen (the
Dutch name for this area) or to go only to gawk at its
saucier aspects would mean missing the opportunity to
view some of the city’s most picturesque canals,
historic landmarks, and impeccably presented examples
of traditional local architecture – not to mention
Amsterdam’s own Chinatown, Europe’s largest Buddhist
temple and more local treasures. Sure, there are some
...More
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Susan A
19 May 2018|
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Response from FreeDamTeam | Property representative |
Dear Susan, Thank you for reaching out to us. Indeed the website address doesn't seem visible in the TripAdvsior profile. We will contact them to sort this out. Till then suggest using a search engine like Google to find... More
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Nicky A
18 April 2018|
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Response from FreeDamTeam | Property representative |
Hi Nicky, rain or no rain, as long as there are at least 5 participants, our tours always proceed as normal - just make sure to dress accordingly, and / or bring an umbrella :) When it rains we always do our best to find the... More
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Kristine W
4 April 2018|
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Response from Butterfly1313 | Reviewed this property |
approx 3 hours and it ended in the main square.
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