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Amsterdam Underground citywalks

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An impressive new view on Amsterdam

I think anyone visiting Amsterdam should go on this tour. Amsterdam Underground takes you through... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took the tour with some of my friends. We are all living in the city but still learned a lot from... read more

Reviewed June 11, 2018
Amber D
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Amsterdam Underground offers (former) homeless people and users a meaningful daytime activity that links with their knowledge, qualities and skills. Our guides are usually a long way from the labour market. During the walk, they use their past to...more
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1013 EC Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Red Light District (De Wallen)
+31 6 41439357
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I think anyone visiting Amsterdam should go on this tour. Amsterdam Underground takes you through the popular Red Light District and shows you a different side of the city; those of being homeless, drug addicts and involved in prostitution. Especially impressed with the strength and...More

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Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

I took the tour with some of my friends. We are all living in the city but still learned a lot from this tour. Michel really took his time talking with us and it felt more like walking with a friend than a tour guide...More

1  Thank Amber D
Reviewed April 25, 2018

This was an amazing tour. Sonja took me and my classmates on a tour of the places she used to work when she was in prostitution. Including walking through the Red Light District, seeing pictures of how Chinatown was riddles with crime, and seeing areas...More

1  Thank Anneke W
Reviewed January 20, 2018

My husband and I did a tour with Michel which was informative and through the eyes of someone who had lived through drugs, crime and homelessness. It was fantastic to hear Michel's story as he walked us through the city and no questions were out...More

2  Thank olo3
Reviewed December 18, 2017

Thanks go to Frankie for an amazing tour introducing our group to the Amsterdam of the 1970's and up to the modern era. Insightful and thought provoking recommended to everyone.

1  Thank mk_013
Reviewed November 15, 2017

I have been to Amsterdam several times before but with this tour I saw scenes and streets I had not seen. Glenn our guide told us his own story and the story of the streets of Amsterdam. There is a lot of history in the...More

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Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

We had a private tour with Glenn around Amsterdam. He told us about his life on the streets and showed us places, we would have not found on our own. This was very different point of wiev to Amsterdam and its history. We had a...More

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Reviewed September 24, 2017

Our guide told us many interesting stories about the red light district and its past. At the same time he showed us some fascinating places in Amsterdam (not the tipical touristic hotspots).

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Reviewed July 21, 2017

I was very disappointed in this tour... The plan was to go around and hear some cheese storyes and take some photos... Glenn our guide told us about his life in the Red Light District: selling, buying and using drugs. We lost all notion of...More

1  Thank PopLiviu
Reviewed January 28, 2017 via mobile

Our family of six did a tour with Desi. We are all Dutch nationals and three of us live in Amsterdam, but still we learned a lot of new things about the Wallen. If your looking for an in-depth look into the history of drugs...More

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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
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June 15, 2018|
Response from olo3 | Reviewed this property |
+31 6 41439357 +31 6 41438107 Good luck, it’s a great tour. Ask for Micheal to be your guide as he was great for us.
May 17, 2018|
Response from olo3 | Reviewed this property |
You can bring any age group along. We found it to be a bit of a history lesson in life. For me it would be a great lesson for teenagers on what not to do where drugs, alcohol or crime was involved. Ask for Micheal as a... More