Amsterdam Discovery

4 days from $924 per person*
  • Stroll along the streets of Amsterdam and discover the city at your own pace.
  • Visit Aalsmere’s famous flower auction and the Blue Pottery Factory.
  • Private transfers throughout.
  • Featuring expertly selected hotels.
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Explore the beauty of the city of Amsterdam with its historical center, multitude of museums and miles of picturesque canals. Visit the world's largest flower auction in Aalsmeer, the picturesque towns of 17th century Delft (known for its pottery), beautiful Rotterdam, and The Hague, where the seat of Government sits, all with a local English speaking Guide. Commence your trip with a private airport transfer to your accommodation and enjoy a blend of guided (shared) tours as well as a Canal Pass which gives you access to all of the major sites and places of interest in the city by the waterways. Take advantage of your Holland Pass which saves you time when you visit any of a number of museums and attractions. Take some time to sit on the sidewalk of one of the coffee houses and take it all in, as the locals get around their city on two wheels - and maybe even follow suit by renting a bike of your own for an afternoon. There is plenty to see and do for a few days, and when you are fully sated after some wonderful food and culture, your private vehicle and English speaking driver will drop you back at the airport. ... Show More »

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Activities Hotel & Meals
Hotel & Meals
  • Day 1 Amsterdam
    Amsterdam
    • Transfer - Private - Airport - Hotel with Meet & Greet - Vehicle/Guide/Driver(2)
    • Netherlands - Welcome Package(2)
    • Afternoon at leisure
  • Day 2 Amsterdam
    Amsterdam
    • Tour - Shared - Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing - Coach/Guide/Boat
  • Day 3 Amsterdam
    Amsterdam
    • Shared - Grand Holland (8hrs) - Coach/Guide
    • Continuation of day tour
  • Day 4 Amsterdam
    Amsterdam
    • Transfer - Private - Hotel - Airport - Vehicle/Driver(2)
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.
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Day 1: Amsterdam

For your added comfort, you will have Meet & Greet guide assistance upon your arrival, which will be waiting for you outside the customs. Your representative will help to co-ordinate meeting up with your private chauffeur at the airport and accompany you to your accommodation.

A welcome package with  a city map, train tickets (if relevant), and any other touristic information that we deem you may find useful will be given to you by your driver upon arrival. Alternative arrangements will be made if you do not have a private transfer at the start of your itinerary.

The rest of the day is for you to enjoy at your leisure.

Accommodation: Best Western Apollo Museum (3*)

The Best Western Apollo Museum Hotel Amsterdam City Center is located in the heart of the city right next to the Rijksmuseum and Museumplein. This magnificently renovated hotel is located right where the fashionable P.C. Hooftstraat meets the atmospheric Stadhouderskade. It would be hard to find a more central spot to stay in Amsterdam. The Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh museum, Stedelijk museum, the Leidseplein, the old city centre, and canals are all located within a short walking distance. All rooms are non- smoking and are equipped with a bathroom with bath and/or shower, toilet, hairdryer, air-conditioning, television, telephone and free Wi-Fi. A large part of the rooms features a mini bar. All rooms have been renovated in 2009.

Amsterdam
Amsterdam
Best Western Apollo Museum Hotel
Best Western Apollo Museum Hotel

Day 2: Amsterdam

The perfect way to discover Amsterdam at your own pace. Enjoy great panoramic views while following the carefully designed route passing all the major landmarks that Amsterdam has to offer. The specially designed glass roofs of our buses enable you to enjoy this beautiful and multi-faceted city to the full. Admire the famous canals with their beautiful, elegant canal houses, towers and bridges. You will also get to see interesting sites, such as the Royal Palace, Dam Square, the Western Church, the Skinny Bridge, Amsterdam’s tallest windmill and the major museums and attractions. You can get on and off as you like during 24 hours, and your day includes a canal cruise.

Accommodation: Best Western Apollo Museum (3*)
Amsterdam Canals
Amsterdam Canals

Day 3: Amsterdam

Begin with a visit to the Aalsmeer´s world famous flower auction (closed Sundays and replaced by a visit of a traditional wooden shoe maker). Continue to Rotterdam, the second largest city of the Netherlands, characterized by its contemporary and fascinating architecture. The next stop is at the picturesque town of Delft. During your visit to the Delft Blue Pottery Factory, you'll learn about the historical developments of these ceramic techniques. From Delft you drive to The Hague for a city tour. Pass by the highlights of their governmental city like the House of Parliament and the Peace Palace. During this excursion you can visit Madurodam. This miniature city offers you the highlights of the Netherlands on a scale 1:25.

Accommodation: Best Western Apollo Museum (3*)
Rotterdam
Rotterdam

Day 4: Amsterdam

A transfer from your hotel to the airport with a private vehicle and driver is provided.

Accommodation:
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.

Trip Terms & Conditions

  • Your deposit is due immediately on booking (30% of program price, minimum $350). The balance is due 90 days prior to departure.
  • Cancellations of confirmed bookings 90 days or more prior to departure will receive full refund minus a $350 (per person) administrative fee and any non-refundable paid fees (e.g. non-refundable airfare, cruise or hotel deposits). 60-89 days will be subject to loss of 30% of program price. 30-59 days will be subject to loss of 50% of program price. 29 days or less will be subject to loss of 100% of program price.
  • Tour quotes do not include airfare to/from the trip start point unless noted on the itinerary
  • Cost increases in currency exchange, government fees, taxes, surcharges or hotel/lodge tariff increases between quote date and start date are payable by the client.
  • Availability cannot be guaranteed until booked. We will exercise best efforts to book hotels per the itinerary, however, in busy seasons and with client bookings made within 90 days of tour date we may be forced to offer substitutes.
  • Payment of the program price constitutes your acceptance of the terms and conditions set out at www.kensingtontours.com/terms-and-conditions
  • Living Standards and practices at destination may differ from those in North America with respect to provisions of utilities, services and accommodation.

Best Western Apollo Museum (3*): Amsterdam

The Best Western Apollo Museum Hotel Amsterdam City Center is located in the heart of the city right next to the Rijksmuseum and Museumplein. This magnificently renovated hotel is located right where the fashionable P.C. Hooftstraat meets the atmospheric Stadhouderskade. It would be hard to find a more central spot to stay in Amsterdam. The Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh museum, Stedelijk museum, the Leidseplein, the old city centre, and canals are all located within a short walking distance. All rooms are non- smoking and are equipped with a bathroom with bath and/or shower, toilet, hairdryer, air-conditioning, television, telephone and free Wi-Fi. A large part of the rooms features a mini bar. All rooms have been renovated in 2009.

Best Western Apollo Museum Hotel
Best Western Apollo Museum Hotel
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.
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We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.

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