leiden city tour

city of rembrandt & pilgrim fathers


Leiden has a lot to offer; from beautiful canals to cute old facades to the most beautiful courtyards in South Holland. It is the birth city of Rembrandt and houses the oldest university in the Netherlands. Within 30 minutes you can be in Leiden by train from Amsterdam. Our guide would welcome you at the train station and to start the tour. You will walk straight into the historic part of Leiden. From the birthplace of the painter Rembrandt to the oldest university of the Netherlands. You will love the historic and at the end of the tour, you will stand on a small fortification to have a perfect view on the old city

In your free time you have the opportunity to enjoy the many cozy terraces, shop or visit one of the top museums in the city, such as the natural history museum Naturalis, Museum of Antiquities or Ethnology. Fantastic day trip from Amsterdam!

local experienced guide

We bring history back to life and give a fresh look at life in the historic city.

book a small boat with guide

Thanks to the beautiful canals in and around Leiden, the city offers a nice background to explore a small sloop. This is possible with a guide and drink & snack on board.


We can arrange coffee & Dutch apple pie for you or a traditional Dutch lunch or dinner. Feel free to inquire about the options.

price private guide

120 MINUTES : € 124,50 incl 21% VAT
Shorter tour possible on request.
max. 15 persons per guide for the best experience


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