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Ghost Tour Amsterdam

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A walk through the oldest parts of Amsterdam, for a telling of the history of the 800 year-old town through the ghost stories that lie behind its gables.

Duration: 2 hours
    Available in
  • English,
  • Dutch,
  • Spanish
Tour by Claudio
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Highlights

  • The Weeping Tower - if your ever climbed inside, you did so to say goodbye - often times forever
  • 'I'll never retire', said the owner of the first-ever lesbian bar. 'And when I die, I'll come back to haunt the place.'
  • The soul of Beautiful Helena wanders the Ghost Alley to this very day, begging for her lover's forgiveness.

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Description

A fishing town on the marshy lands at the mouth of the Amstel river gets it's city rights in the year 1250. However, evidence exists of settlements here dating as far back as the year 1000 A.D.

Amsterdam, the port city we know today, with its 180 different nationalities and 50 languages, has been throughout its history quite a lively place; though also in close proximity to its own past and all that which exists beyond the realm of the living. On the outer wall of the Oude Kerk, on the oldest spot of the old town, in the middle of the Red-Light district; the old port, are carved the words: “Be gone all that which wanders between heaven and earth, all ghouls and evil spirits….”

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What’s included & not included

  • Experienced guide in English, Spanish or Dutch

Meeting point

Café de Schreierstoren (Prins Hendrikkade 95, Amsterdam, Nederland)

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  • Full refund if you cancel up to 72 hours before the tour
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