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Holland Personal Tour Guide

#98 of 353 Tours in Amsterdam
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Red Light District (De Wallen)
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Address: The entrance of the New Church on Dam Square, 1106 DL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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+31 6 51690710
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Discover Amsterdam and Holland with your own Private Tour Guide! Ready...

Discover Amsterdam and Holland with your own Private Tour Guide! Ready made, or tailor made Private (half) Day Tours. Pick up and drop-off at hotel in Amsterdam. Tourprogram can be adapted to your wishes. No need to hurry, no need to worry. Personal service, for reasonable prices! Guests Favorate Private Day tours:- Windmills & Traditions(cheese, windmills, clogs)- The Hague & Delft,- Palace Garden & Orchids farm,- Kröller Müller Modern Art museum and Sculpture Garden,- Friesland Tour(tour round the former Suydersee)- Tulips & windmills (tour in Springtime)Half Day Walking Tour in Amsterdam. Learn all about history and today Amsterdam. Visit the higlights, and the quiet places For booking, information and availibility: please visit my website.Hope to meet soon!Gerk Kazemier Holland Personal Tour Guide

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Gerk was a great Tour Guide!

Gerk was pleasant and provided the three of us with a very enjoyable day in Amsterdam. His knowledge of the area was enlightening and his laid back style suited us perfectly. My... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Tucson, Arizona

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Athens, Greece
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great guide to the Hague and Delft with my family (two young boys 11 and 12 years) with Gerk who was a great storyteller. We highly recommend him

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Tucson, Arizona
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gerk was pleasant and provided the three of us with a very enjoyable day in Amsterdam. His knowledge of the area was enlightening and his laid back style suited us perfectly. My ancestors were Dutch and I appreciated his insight as to what life must of been like for them in the early 1900's. Thank You so much Gerk for... More 

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switzerland
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Reviewed 22 February 2017

Gerk is a great storyteller and fantastic guide! We've learned so much about Amsterdam! We only spent 3 days in Amsterdam, so it was important to us to have a qualified and knowledgeable guide, who could give us an impressive private tour. It was a wonderful experience. We highly recommend him!

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Sherman Oaks, California, United States
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

We had the pleasure of spending 4 days in Amsterdam prior to boarding an Oceania cruise in September, 2016. We wanted to get an overview of the city and the surrounding areas prior to embarking on touring on our own to visit the nearby sites we had researched prior to our visit. I have limited walking and use a mobility... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

We had free time in Amsterdam before boarding our river boat and decided to have a private tour guide show us the Dutch countryside. Through Trip Advisor, we found Gerk Kazmier and what a wonderful discovery it was. Gerk picked up us promptly (actually early) at the ship and off we went in his new Mercedes electric car. It was... More 

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Long Beach, California
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Reviewed 30 June 2016

We had a great day with Gerk seeing the countryside and wind mills. We had read great reviews doing our research here and let me say, they are more than true! Gerk is a true professional who pays attention to every detail, is a considerate host and provides a unique informative tour of the local area. We walked away with... More 

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Wollongong, Australia
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Reviewed 26 June 2016

Gerk picked us up early in the morning from our accommodation as arranged some months prior to our tour of Europe. He was informative and very knowledgeable without overpowering us with too much information. Took us off the beaten tourist route so we were able to wander around the towns and countryside without the usual crowds. Had a lovely lunch... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 24 June 2016

We decided to experience the northern countryside of the Netherlands with a private tour guide and Gerk was perfect! He was willing to skip the things we didn't want to do (shopping) and focus on what we wanted to see (Alkmaar, Edam, windmills). His car was very comfortable and he even provided drinks and snacks. He was knowledgeable without being... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 6 June 2016

In a country that does not require its tour guides to be certified as they do in other european countries, one can definitely choose poorly.... you can feel confident in booking a private guide day with Gerk! we did the windmills and countryside day including a visit to the aakmaar cheese market as it was friday. He made the day... More 

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Reviewed 14 May 2016

Gerk picked us up in his car and took us to the Keukenhof Gardens. He let us wander around seeing the tulips on our own, but his experience getting us there and into the gardens made it much easier and faster than any other method. Afterwards, he took us on a tour which included views of the tulip fields, lunch... 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 less salubrious activities drawing the curious to this age-old part of time. Nevertheless, the Red Light District is still a very safe and incredibly fascinating area where at the turn of a corner you can be transported from the dingy glow of modern day neon red to a glorious 16th century Delft blue dreamscape.
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