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$34.08 Walking & Biking Tours

2 Hour Private Walking Tour of Haarlem

Choose a morning or afternoon departure when you book, then meet your guide at a location of your choosing to start your on-foot exploration of Haarlem. This private tour is customizable to best suit your interests, so you can see the sights in any order–and at any pace–you like.  Explore several hidden hofjes (courtyards) and little patios found tucked away in downtown Haarlem. Stop by the Frans Hals Museum, the former home of the famous Golden-Age Dutch painter. Admire Haarlemmerhout Park, with its 18th-century neoclassical pavilion. Soak up the atmosphere of the lively shopping streets and main square. Compare the 16th- and 17th-century architecture to some of Haarlem's more modern structures before visiting the famed St. Bavo Church, where Mozart played the Müller organ when he was just 10 years old.Say farewell to your guide at a location of your choosing to conclude the tour at the end of two hours.

$92.78 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Secret Food Tours Amsterdam Jordaan

We will meet close to the Anne Frank House, where we will start with traditional homemade pancakes called "Poffertjes."After crossing one of the canals, we will stroll through the narrow streets of the Jordaan area, sampling some of the best Dutch cheeses.Then, we will visit a beautiful hidden garden courtyard, created for a calm space in a busy city.We will visit a local fishmonger and sample some herring and our traditional kibbeling consisting of battered chunks of fish.At the next stop we will taste the most local dish called Stamppot that we love to eat, especially in the cold wintertime.We will end the tour with the best dutch dessert that can't be missed: Our famous, original and delicious stroopwafel!Oh, and of course there is our delicious Secret Dish too!

$28.88 Private & Custom Tours

Private Highlights of Haarlem Tour

Just a little bit putside of Amsterdam, lays a medieval town with picturesque sights. Want to explore this place? Join me on a day trip outside of the city to the cutesy town of Haarlem.  This little town has a truly authentic atmosphere and if you are looking for a real Dutch experience, then this place is a must. Here you can visit a beautiful windmill and the oldest 'hofje' foundation in the Netherlands. This place is also home to a magnificent cathedral dated back from the 14th century. Haarlem truly exudes history!  And for a little bit of the modern side of the town, learn about the museum “Het Dolhuys” and its interactive exhibits about all the Dutch artists, writers, and scientists with a disability or mental illness who were interned there. Step into local shops like “Weidesign” a concept store, the cheese & wine shop “Bourgondisch Lifestyle” and other hip shops along the way! And if time allows or if you want to add it to your personalized tour, you can enjoy a nice time in the Haarlemmerhout park, where you can see the pavilion Welgelegen. To commemorate your time in Haarlem, let's have a drink! Go to a unique brewery in a church and let the good times continue!

$63.53 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Keukenhof and Flowerfields & 100 Highlights Canal Cruise

Behind the dunes that run from Haarlem to Leiden lies the bulb area like a magical canvas of daffodils, hyacinths and tulips, alive with the most delightful smells and colors. We visit the flower exhibition ’Keukenhof’, and experience the perfection of millions of bulbs displayed over a wonderful park with fantastic flower shows and sculptures (Entrance fee included). Amsterdam Canal Cruise (1 Hour):Choose to take your sightseeing canal cruise at a time that suits your schedule. Step aboard the glass-topped canal boat near Amsterdam’s Central Station and listen to pre-recorded commentary about the Dutch capital as you glide across the water. Look out at the pretty gabled houses that line the water, and float by top sights such as Anne Frank House, the Skinny Bridge and the old port area. After around an hour, your cruise concludes back at the original start point. Please note: The Keukenhof Gardens are only open between March 22nd  and May 14th 2018.

$27.72 Outdoor Activities

The interactive city discovery game of Haarlem

This city discovery game is played through our web app. All you need to do is open the link you receive after purchase (check your spam/promotions folder!) in your smartphone’s browser (data needed). The game is spread across 2,5km and takes around 1-2 hours to complete. The cryptic level of the clues is easy-medium.The price for the trail is 24.00 euros per team. We recommended playing with 2-5 people per team.You can play one trail per user at a time. You can share your unique link with your teammates so everyone can see the clues. Only one player (the team captain!) should be submitting the answers. If you run out of battery, someone else on the team can continue submitting the answers using the same link.If you want to play with more than one team, simply buy more than one trail. You will receive a unique link per trail.How Does It Work?Start location & playing times: Grote Markt, in front of the church’s entrance at number 22 between 10:00-15:00 on Tuesday-Saturday. Starting any later than 15:00 may result in certain locations, where you have to enter to find your answer, being closed.Playing the game: To start playing open the link, that you received upon purchase, in your phone’s browser. Then, simply press the Start button to start solving the first clue. As soon as you hit Start, the clock starts ticking.Solving the riddles: Solve the 12 clues by typing the answers in the text box and tap the tick button to submit your answer. Most answers are made up of one word only or a number – there are a few exceptions.Hints: If you need a little help, ask for a hint. Hints will get you nearer to the location where you can find the answer to your clue. Note there’s only one hint per clue. Each hint you ask for will add 10mins ‘penalty time’ to your overall time.Skipping riddles: In case you’d like to skip a clue/riddle without solving it and want to receive the next one, press ‘Skip this clue’. We recommend asking for a hint before you skip a clue to make sure you are near the right spot to continue from. Skipping a clue adds 20mins ‘penalty time’ to your overall time.End location: you’ll end near the starting location: de Grote Markt.

$20.22 Tours & Sightseeing

Haarlem: Hop-On Hop-Off Boat Cruise

The ships of Smidtje Canal Cruises sail around the historic centre of Haarlem. Enjoy our 24 hour hop-on hop-off and let our experienced skippers guide you through all the beautiful places of the old city. From the Boothuys on the Spaarne, opposite the famous Teylers museum, we leave daily with our ships for a tour through our historic centre. We offer a wonderful view of the city by cruising over the canals of Haarlem and the river Spaarne,. You can also enjoy food and drinks that we deliver on departure. The momentum is provided by our experienced staff. Enjoy a daily excursion or book a private tour at Smidtje Canal Cruises Haarlem. Hop-on and hop-off at multiple central locations: Stop 1 : Spaarne 11A, 2011 CC Haarlem Visit > Teylers Museum Stop 2 : Nieuwe Gracht 80, 2011 NJ Haarlem Visit > Central Station Stop 3 : Zijlvest 45, 2011 Haarlem Visit > Jopen Church Stop 4 : Grachthuisvest 43, 2011 ET Haarlem Visit > Frans Hals MuseumPlease check our website for the correct timetable:https://smidtjecanalcruises.nl/vertrektijden