Amsterdam Red Light District
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Amsterdam: Smoke & Lounge 70-Minute Boat Tour

1. Amsterdam: Smoke & Lounge 70-Minute Boat Tour

Enjoy a 70-minute cruise on one of the most relaxing lounge boats in Amsterdam. Start out in the heart of the Red Light District, one of the most popular locations in the city, and sail through the central area, the Herengracht and Prinsengracht canals, the Seven Bridges, the river Amstel, the Skinny Bridge, and the Dancing Houses before returning to where you started. The boat can accommodate up to 24 people. Whatever the weather, the boat is set up so passengers will have an enjoyable time. All windows can be opened, ensuring full visibility of Amsterdam’s iconic landmarks and monuments. Sip on your favorite drink (2 free drinks are included) and you can even bring your own music on a USB stick or on your phone to add to the party atmosphere. Feel at home with no parental controls, rules, or any form of stress on a 420-friendly boat tour. A hookah/shisha is also available onboard to smoke at an additional cost.

Ultimate Party Pub Crawl - Red Light District

2. Ultimate Party Pub Crawl - Red Light District

Make the most of your time in Amsterdam. Take a 5-hour stumble through the depths of Amsterdam's infamous Red Light district on a pub crawl.  Start your tour with unlimited shots of vodka from 8:00 PM to 8:30 PM. Stop at 4 different pubs and a nightclub, and take advantage of great drink specials at all of the venues. At every venue, meet a friendly nightlife host at the door. Finish your party pub crawl with free entrance to a busy nightclub, where you can stay as long as you like.

Amsterdam Red Light District & Coffee Shop Tour

3. Amsterdam Red Light District & Coffee Shop Tour

Discover how and why Amsterdam developed its reputation for liberal attitudes towards sex and drugs on a tour of the Red Light District. Following pickup from your hotel or meeting point near Central Station, stroll into the atmospheric streets of the Red Light District, and see everything that the area has to offer. Explore the small shops and restaurants of Chinatown, and walk down some of the city’s narrowest streets. Learn about the Red Light District from a local perspective, and discover the locations of several coffee shops, including the 1st coffee shop of Amsterdam. Hear explanations about the coffee shop culture, prostitution, political issues, and history. Then, enter a coffee shop to enjoy a relaxing break and smoke a joint (only if you want to).

Amsterdam Red Light District Party: Private Group Tour

4. Amsterdam Red Light District Party: Private Group Tour

Walking alone through Amsterdam's Red Light district can be quite intimidating; so why not join a relaxed private walking tour of the area instead? Hear about the beginnings of Amsterdam's notorious Red Light District from your resident guide, and sample some if its charms on a 2-hour walking tour through one of Amsterdam's notorious neighborhoods. Put the rumors to the test as you visit the erotic window parlors and smell the aroma of marijuana drifting along the canals. Dozens of shops with mushrooms and cookies, as well as the infamous Condomerie await you – explore them all with your private guide. Learn about the district’s vibrant history from your guide as you venture around the cobbled streets. In De Wallen you’ll hear about its beginnings and explore the network of alleys lined with over 300 single-room cabins rented by sex workers today. Enjoy a quick pitstop at the Metropolitan bakery in Amsterdam for free samples of the famous Dutch cookie, the stroopwafel and hot chocolate. Head down the dark alleys and follow your guide into secret entryways. You’ll be an expert on the area, the people, and the history in no time. Finish off the tour with a celebratory drink at Cafe Remember in the heart of the Red Light District!

Amsterdam: Exclusive Red Light District Tour and Drink

5. Amsterdam: Exclusive Red Light District Tour and Drink

Join this 2-hour walking tour and discover the famous Red Light District of Amsterdam before relaxing with a drink in a local pub. Walk with your guide through the Red Light district and see its famous windows, bars, and nightclubs. As you walk through the narrow streets, you'll learn about the history of the district from your guide. This tour starts in front of the central station of Amsterdam. From here, you will walk to the famous Red Light District. The first part of the tour leads you through the old town area and Amsterdam's Chinatown. In this area, you will see sights like Amsterdam’s Buddhist Temple as you gain an insight into the history of Amsterdam and the area. Then, walk to the center of the Red Light District where your guide will tell you everything about the prostitution, peep shows, and history of the Red Light District. You'll learn about working as a prostitute in the Red Light District, the liberal laws, and many other interesting facts. Develop an understanding of the coffeeshop culture of Amsterdam as well, where the name 'coffee shop' comes from, and some of the unusual laws about the consumption and production of soft-drugs. Finally, you will be taken to a local pub for a refreshing drink of your choice.

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What people are saying about Amsterdam Red Light District

Overall rating

4.2 / 5

based on 1,569 reviews

Great activity to do in Amsterdam. I booked with 8 other people for my boyfriend birthday and was great! We arrived they didn’t rush us, was a very chill environment greeted us with a cold beer, let us smoke as much as we want and play our own music. The host was very friendly and nice, sorry can’t remember her name and the captain was a nice chill guy and played nice tunes. Thanks!

Everyone should definitely do it. Very entertaining, informative and there was a lot to laugh about. Our guide through the district was wonderful and was able to tell many funny but true stories

Really good time! Tour guide Carlos was very friendly and knowledgeable. Worth it!

Hosts were extremely welcoming, friendly and very informative.

Great crowd, lovely company full of people our age (20-30)