Amsterdam Beer Tour

    • 3 - 4 hours
    • NLUC
    • Total price tool tip
      AUD $64
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Bask in the glory of liquid sunshine on this Amsterdam tour that covers all the best bars, breweries and beer halls of this brew-loving city.  From a place where nuns used to brew ales, to the mothership of Dutch beer brewing - the original Heineken building - see, and taste, the Netherlands strong brewing history.  

Highlights

* Walk the streets of Amsterdam while learning about the brewing industry

* See where Amsterdam’s original Heineken building first stood and learn how local beer flavors have been shaped over the centuries

* Visit Amsterdam’s boutique bars and breweries

* Choose from hundreds of ales at an impressive beer hall

* Please note that this is NOT a pub crawl.  

What's included in this trip

  • Start:

    In front of De Bierkoning, Paleisstraat 125, 1012 RK Amsterdam
    NOTE: Depending on the weather, your guide will be wearing or holding an Urban Adventure signifier. Look for the colour red.
  • Finish:

    A beer hall in the city centre.
  • Group size:

    Min 1 , Max 12
 
  • Inclusions:

    Three Great Beers at each stop, one typical Dutch bar snack.
  • Exclusions:

    Items of a personal nature incl., beers or drinks at final destination, additional bar snacks additional beers while on tour, beer glasses and rare bottles of beer, Tips or Gratuities for bartenders.

Additional information

Carbon Offset:Voucher exchange details

Please present your voucher to the local guide at the beginning of the trip.

Confirmation of booking

If you have your voucher, your booking is confirmed. We'll see you at the start point. <br /> Get in touch if you have any concerns or require more information via the email address or phone number (business hours only) on your voucher.

Dress standard

Due to the changing Dutch weather it is important to make sure to be well equipped against rain and wind, and to be wearing proper foot wear for the cobbled streets.

Child policy

Travellers must be 18 years old or older and have ID to show to the guide. Note that this is not a pub crawl.

Language

English

Tipping Info

If you are happy with the services provided by your local guides, a tip - though not compulsory - is appropriate. While it may not be customary to you, it is of great significance to the people who will take care of you during your travels, inspires excellent service, and is an entrenched feature of the tourism industry across many Intrepid Urban Adventures destinations. Please consider this when budgeting for your extra expenses on this tour.

Itinerary

Go beyond the iconic Heineken, Grolsch and Amstel brands and delve deeper into the fascinating world of Dutch beer on this walking tour that incorporates great cafes and drink stops!  
To begin, meet your enthusiastic local guide in front of the BIERKONING shop, a short distance from the original Heineken building in the Amsterdam center, an appropriate starting place for this refreshing adventure! Walk the beautiful streets of central Amsterdam, stopping in the downtown area to sample local beers and learn about the Belgium and German influences that have shaped the Dutch brewing industry. Learn about the spots where Amsterdam warehouses used to store beer back in the 15th century then take a detour through the red light district to visit a small brewery located within this infamous area.  
We visit another brewery just opened and finish the adventure at a legendary local beer haunt that has more than 200 different varieties of beer! Anyone who drinks beer will be amazed at the range on offer here. Choose to sip on a pale lager, gulp some bitter ale or sample a strong triple malt to celebrate the end of the tour. Raise a glass with friends, make a toast to Amsterdam, you are free to head back to your accommodation or stay on at the beer hall for another sneaky tipple. 
Please note that this is NOT a pub crawl.
 

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