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Gassan Diamonds Tour

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Experience the brilliance of diamonds at Gassan Diamonds! The Amsterdam diamond company Gassan Diamonds is located in a former steam-driven diamond factory. A historic building, where you can watch our diamond cutters at work while a guide tells you...more
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Nieuwe Uilenburgerstraat 173-175, 1011 LN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Easy to get to from the city hop on/off canal boat - visit was informative and fascinating - came away understanding a bit about the factors increasing/ decreasing value of each stone according to carat,clarity, colour and cut etc. Took around half an hour and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 401sarahjaneb
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Guide was very friendly and knows what he is talking about. Answered all our questions very well and the information we got was very informative. Nice tour and place to visit. Would definitely recommend to visit this place.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Shellythierry
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I wasn’t plan take a trip to this factory. When the tour guide said about that I jumped out from bus. And it made my day excellent . I felt myself as a queen and thought why I came alone without my darling😊 Valentine’s Day...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank nilishh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service and interesting tour as always, our fifth visit there and completed another purchase. Always helpful and very knowledgable

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mogster9
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful free tour with Odette. She was very informative, clear and concise in her explanations about diamonds. Certainly if you are in the market for buying diamonds (big or small) you should look into this tour as more is explained than the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Salsasidgey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff were very knowledgeable (Alejandro) and were eager and willing to answer all questions we had. Small group tours made for a more personal experience and the chance to see some very expensive diamonds up close was exciting! Overall, learnt a lot and would highly...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JJSClarkson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always remember it’s a FREE tour, so we weren’t expecting mich but honestly it was pretty fantastic! Saw the diamond cutters at work, learnt the history, where diamonds actually come from (extint volcano shafts apparently!) and even a lesson on what makes diamonds the classes...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank francescah1993
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I found this a really interesting tour, it's not life changing by any means. I would not pay for the tour but for a free tour I thought it was great. Our guide was very informative, sharing information about the industry, diamonds overall and the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ladyaph
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The tour was so poor it was laughable. The only 2 on the tour in Jan 19 was my husband and myself. I have a lifelong love of diamonds and have looked in most shop windows with precious stones for decades so I was beyond...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank dawnboothuk
Reviewed December 28, 2018

Very friendly and informative. The part of the tour about how diamonds are cut was really interesting. I had no idea how it was done. It was wonderful to try on their amazing selection of rings (which were completely out of my price range) but...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bennettc68
GassanDiamonds, Customer Relation Service at Gassan Diamonds Tour, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2019

Dear Bennettc68, We appreciate that you have taken the time to write a review. We are happy to read you had a nice experience. We hope we may welcome you again in the future. With Kinds Regards, GASSAN Diamonds

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Safari521014
February 2, 2016|
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Response from 24KateG | Reviewed this property |
Their website says they are open everyday. You can google it - gassan com.
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Aleksander M
July 11, 2015|
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Response from Gurugulab15 | Reviewed this property |
Dear Alex, I have read your question but I have no answer as what I have reviewed is about Gassan Diamonds and not Restaurant.
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marcolet
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Just back from a 4 night trip to Amsterdam and absolutely loved it. For all of you who are heading off and planning your trip - it is a great city. We stayed in the American Amsterdan and were delighted with both the hotel and the location and would hightly recommend it - review posted separately We arrived early in the morning and travelled to Central Station on the train - public transport is reasonable and easy to us. Just have some change ready for the machine in Schipol to buy...More
January 01, 2009|
Response fromRonaldoC|
Thankss for the report and glad you had a nice time. Yea its been pretty cold here the past few weeks but at least mainly dry. Happy New Year!!
BulkheadAisle
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Question for a 3-3.5 day trip in Amsterdam (13 Replies)
Hi all, I am planning to travel to Benelux area from Apr 23 to May 2nd. (with spouse and a 2yr old). I think I have made up my mind for other cities, but there is too much to do around Amsterdam and I need some help. My Itin looks like this 23 eve - relax from Jet lag. maybe canal cruise/dinner 24 Kuekenhof + Flower parade (ANY suggestions for a good viewing place as the parade goes by?) 25, 26, 27, 28, 29 (Antwerp, Brugges, Brussels, Cologne) Now we are really left with 2 days as we...More
April 06, 2010|
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Yes the museums are open on Queens day but there is no public transport within the inner caal belt so you will have to push you little one all over the place in a buggy I guess and that will not be fun as the streets will be very crowded so forget AF huis that day. The VG & Rijksshould be OK but bear in mind that one of the biggest events is on the Museum Plein. Vondel Park is probably a good location for you though. Depend entirely on the weather. Apart from people selling ther tat on the...More