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Jordaan Tour

Murk put together exactly the tour we requested and it was most enjoyable. The Jordaan area is... read more

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constance k
Seattle, Washington
Operation Market Garden Tour

We arranged a full day tour to learn more about the WWII Market Garden Operation. Murk was a... read more

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Chris G
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Our tours are very much personalized because they are limited to 8 persons and guided by a qualified historian. Enjoy Amsterdam in the Golden Age (walking tour). Starting from Amsterdam, other tours discover the Middle Ages, WWI, and WWII. Examples...more
St. Gilleshof 36, 1066 PZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed yesterday

Murk put together exactly the tour we requested and it was most enjoyable. The Jordaan area is beautiful and Murk made it come alive for us. He further meet us at our hotel so we could transit together for the visit. We would highly recommend...More

Thank constance k
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We arranged a full day tour to learn more about the WWII Market Garden Operation. Murk was a wonderfully knowledgable tour guide. After picking us up from our Amsterdam City Centre hotel, he drove us to all the key locations of the Operation in and...More

Thank Chris G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent Arnhem tour with Murk. The three of us from Scotland were interested in the role of the Kings Own Scottish Borderers in the battle for Arnhem. Murk was only too delighted to take us to the KOSB battle sites in Oosterbeek in addition to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent tour. The four of us were picked up from our hotel in Amsterdam and taken to Arnhem for the tour. Murk is very knowledgeable and drove us to the relevant areas to explain the Operation. Answered all of our questions. We were then dropped...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 8 August 2018

As a new tour operator for Pub Culture Beercations, I was looking for an Operation Market Garden tour for my group I was leading during our stay in Nijmegen. After a few searches, I found History Trips listed as a top rated tour, but most...More

Thank CJBettini
Reviewed 3 August 2018

If you’re interested in World War II history, have read the book “A Bridge Too Far”, or seen the movie, then you’ll enjoy this day long tour of the Arnhem area, retracing the path of the British and Polish paratroopers who fought to gain a...More

Thank AmeliaIslandlover
Reviewed 1 August 2018

My husband and I went on the Canadian Victory Tour and we can't say enough of how much we enjoyed it. Murk was thorough in his creation of the tour and was well acquainted with the important role of Canadians in the liberation of Holland....More

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Reviewed 24 July 2018

We spent a day with Murk on his Operation Market Garden tour, which opened our eyes as to how both the battle unfolded and, as important, how it is remembered today. Murk approaches the details with the sober detachment of the history teacher he was,...More

Thank Norman L
Reviewed 20 July 2018

We enjoyed a full day with Murk on the Market Garden - American Tour. He brings history alive with a variety of maps and stories of war heroes. As an added bonus, we had a wonderful lunch at a local dutch cafe and he answered...More

Thank Kathy P
Reviewed 19 July 2018

I had one day during a week in Amsterdam for a Market Garden tour. I chose the American focus as I was acquainted with the Band of Brothers Easy Company 506 involvement. Murk picked me up on time and we headed south toward Son,Best,the American...More

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Following is contact info I have. Murk is pretty much in demand and fortunately I booked 6 months in advance last year. Good luck. History Trips St. Gilleshof 36, 1066PZ Amsterdam The Netherlands Tel: +31 (0)20 6 83 98 38... More