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“Fantastic Walking Tour !”
Review of FreeDam Tours

FreeDam Tours
Ranked #2 of 458 Tours in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: 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.
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Bathroom facilities, Lockers / storage, Food available for purchase
Reviewed August 14, 2016

My husband and I love walking cities and are delighted that we found the Free Dam tour. Sergio is informative, personable and interacts with the group, giving historical information, anecdotes and personal experiences of a city he's obviously passionate about (either that or he's a really really good actor!). His tour shows Amsterdam as a cohesive living tapestry with interconnecting links from past to present and is presented with knowledge and humour.
I can't recommend this highly enough. If walking tours are your thing then this is the one to go for. If walking tours are not your thing, take a leap of faith and do this one. It's worth it.

Thank HeliansGirl
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Reviewed August 13, 2016

Lieke, our tour guide was very informative and gave a great tour of Amsterdam. She had many stories to tell us which connected with each other about the different sites she showed us. Not only were they historical but some of her personal stories. Lieke also answered any questions we had about all aspects of Amsterdam, from the culture, to tips and suggestions of where to visit.

Thank Georgina_Wong
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Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Wandered around Amsterdam with Sergio today and had a great time. He's a really down to earth guy and mixed information about the city with personal experience. He could also answer every question asked and give great recommendations. We really enjoyed the tour and laughed a lot. Definitely choose FreeDam Tours if you look for a entertaining tour around this beautiful town

Thank Luisa F
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Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Great tour Sebastian told some good stories about growing up in Amsterdam. He also really knew his history and had a great personality! Hope everyone tipped him well.

Thank Erin D
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Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

I have done several walking tours in Europe in the span of a month, and Sergio is definitely one of the best. He provides excellent anecdotes, both relevant and entertaining. And he ties everything together with an enthusiasm and passion that's palpable to his audience. Sergio adds little touches of detail that lets me know he is truly trying to create a memorable experience.

Thank Kevin T
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