Private tours Amsterdam Holland

Luxurious sightseeing in Holland with a private tour

Where are the very best restaurants and the most luxurious hotels? How do you discover Amsterdam and the Netherlands without busy tourist buses and long queues? We are writing a serie of articles about luxurious traveling in Amsterdam. In this article we will give some tips for private tours in Holland. With a private tour you will enjoy the highlights in a luxurious way and even get some great local tips.

Private VIP Tours & Tickets

If you visit Holland, you probably want to see the highlights. These highlights are of course popular and therefore very crowded. Still, it is possible to visit the highlights and avoid the crowds as much as possible. Check out the best private tours in Amsterdam and in Holland.

Amsterdam Private Tours

We will start with the highlights of Amsterdam. A visit to Amsterdam should include a visit to the Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh Museum.

1. Rijksmuseum Private Guided Tour

Rijksmuseum Private Tour
Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, Holland

This tour starts with a visit to the Gallery of 17th century Dutch Masters. Your private guide will inform you about the importance of this era, their techniques and innovations. The ‘big three’ are included of course: Rembrandt, Frans Hals, and Vermeer. 

  • Duration: 1 hour
  • English speaking guide
  • Including Skip the Line tickets for Rijksmuseum
  • Prices starting from € 160,-

2. Van Gogh Museum Guided Tour

Van Gogh Museum Private Tour
Building of Vincent Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, Holland

This tour takes you in a roughly chronological order along the impressive collection of the Van Gogh Museum. The guide will elucidate his tormented life, his use of colour and techniques, the importance of the Impressionists and his legacy for expressionist and abstract art.

  • Duration: 2 hours
  • English speaking guide
  • Including Skip the Line tickets for Van Gogh Museum
  • Prices starting from € 270,-

3. Heineken Experience VIP Tour

Heineken Experience Amsterdam – VIP Tour

Enjoy an immersive guided tour of the Heineken Experience in Amsterdam, and explore behind the scenes at the old brewery in the historic centre where the beers were first produced. Then, sample 5 premium Heineken beers at a private beer tasting.

  • Duration: 2.5 hours
  • Look inside the old Heineken stables. 
  • Sample 5 premium beers and typical Dutch snacks
  • Guided tour 
  • Price is € 55,00 per person

4. Private Walking Tours in Amsterdam

Private walking tours in Amsterdam
Vondelpark a favorite place for rest and walking residents and tourists. 

The center of Amsterdam is small and distances are ideal for walking. With a private guide you learn everything about Amsterdam. There are several private tours available. It is convenient to book this in advance as the number of private guides is limited.

  • Jewish walking Tour – Discover the Jewish history in Amsterdam as you visit important landmarks in the city on this 2-hour walking tour. This tour will show and explain the history of the large Jewish population in Amsterdam and the footprints they have made in the city. Price: € 209,- | Book your tour here
  • Jordan District walking tour – This customizable private walking tour of the Amsterdam Jordaan Area will show many of its highlights from a local perspective. Besides being one of the city’s hotspots today, the district also has a long history as a working class area. Our tour will let you experience both worlds of the Jordaan! Price € 199,- | Book your tour here
  • Anna Frank Private Tour – Walk in the footsteps of Anne Frank on this 2-hour private tour in english of the area where she spent her childhood from the moment she moved to Amsterdam until she went into hiding. Hear the story about her diary and how it came to be published. Price € 199,- | Book your tour here

5. Amsterdam Light Festival Private Cruise boat

Amsterdam Light Festival 2018 – 2019

Enjoy Amsterdam Light Festival and share this unforgettable experience  with your friends, family, colleagues or business partners! Rent a luxurious and comfortable private boat  for 8, 10 or 12 people and our captains will guide you through all the light artworks in a 75 minutes canal cruise.

  • 75 minutes canal cruise
  • Commentaries of the captain about all the light artworks
  • Unlimited hot and cold drinks
  • Typical Dutch deep friet snacks
  • Prices from € 246,- (Max. 8 people)
  • Only from 29th of November 2018 till 20th of January 2019!

Holland Private Tours

From the center of Amsterdam you are quickly at the other highlights in Holland. From the beautiful flower fields, the windmills, cheese farms to charming fishing villages, everything can be reached within 45 minutes by car.

1. Visit the Windmills at the Zaanse Schans Private Tour

Private tour to the Dutch Windmills at Zaanse Schans in Holland

All there is to know about the western part of the Netherlands, Holland, is to be found at Zaanse Schans: windmills, wooden shoes and cheese. On the short drive towards Zaanse Schans your guide will fill you in on our typical landscape, windmills, land reclamation and water management, and answer any question  you might have.

  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Including visiting a wooden shoes workshop, a cheese farm and a windmill
  • Your private guide will pick you up at your hotel
  • Price from € 400,- ( for max. 4 person group)

2. Volendam & Marken

Private Volendam Tour including Ferry to Marken

See Volendam and Marken on a half-day windmill tour departing from Amsterdam. Visit a cheese factory to sample local dairy products, watch a shoemaker fashion wooden clogs using traditional methods.

  • Duration: 5,5 hours
  • Professional English Guide
  • You will be picked up at your hotel
  • Includes a ferry ride to Marken
  • Price € 203,70

3. Delta Works and Vere

Deltawerken Private Tour

The Delta Works private tour can be divided into two separate tours; one visiting the real Delta area in the south western part of Holland, about 120 km south west of Amsterdam and the other one visiting the the last part of the Dutch Delta works finished in 1997.

  • Full day private tour
  • Duration: 8,5 hours
  • You will be picked up at your own hotel or ship
  • Professional English Guide 
  • Price is € 477,30

4. Brussel & Antwerpen | Belgium private tour

Brussel and Antwerpen Belgium Private Tour from Amsterdam

This unique day trip with an English speaking guide from Amsterdam takes you on a whirlwind tour through Belgium’s two largest cities, Antwerp and Brussels. Experience beer, chocolate, diamonds and art, and learn about all-things Belgian from an informative guide.

  • Full day private tour
  • Duration: 8,5 hours
  • You will be picked up at your own hotel or ship
  • Professional English Guide 
  • Price is € 564,00

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