Duration: 7 hours
On this tour you will visit an original medieval castle and an astonishing surprise, the graceful city of Utrecht, one of the oldest urban centers of the Netherlands.
Enjoy the breathtaking splendor within Utrecht´s city centre and its history that dates back before the Romans times. It´s hard not to fall in love with this city and her artistic heritage, elaborate tree - lined canal system and iconic 15th century Domtoren. Stroll beside the awesome canals with her fascinating medieval cellars and yards who are unique in the world. Utrecht the fourth largest city of the Netherlands gave birth to the Dutch Republic and is nowadays a lively city, bizarrely under-visited by tourism. In 2012 Lonely Planet included Utrecht in the top 10 of the world's most unsung places.
Amsterdam Castle ‘ The Muiderslot “
Amsterdam Castle Muiderslot is over 700 years old and surrounded by water and beautiful historic gardens. It’s one of the oldest and best-preserved castles in the Netherlands and was built in 1285 by a powerful count with a single clear goal in mind: defense. The castle has a long and turbulent history.
Meet & Connect
All our tours begin with getting to know our guests and understanding their wishes. The itinerary is flexible and we can add special requests and will not rush you around. Starting from your hotel or vacation address, your private guide will pick you up with our comfortable car to start this beautiful day.
What to expect
Your private guide will drive directly to the Muiderslot also known as “Amsterdam castle”. Your professional and certified guide will take you around through this beautiful castle with its unique collection. He will let you learn about its impressive history and strategic importance. After the castle visit your guide shall drive through the idyllic countryside beside rivers, passing country mansions, windmills and farmland in direction of Utrecht. In this graceful city your guide shows you the highlights of the city center during the walking tour. In this walking tour you will get to see the highlights of Utrecht like the massive Domtoren, the unique canals, the Pope House and hidden cloisters. During the tour you will learn a lot about the interesting history of the Netherlands and that of Europe. Depending on the opening hours of The Muiderslot the tour can also first start in Utrecht instead.
After this inspiring journey we are happy to drop you off at your hotel, vacation address, boat pier or Schiphol Airport.
|Tour duration||8 hours - Starting time: 09:30 am|
|Price||1-2 persons € 435|
|3-4 persons € 490|
|5-6 persons € 570|
|7-8 persons on request|
|Car||1-6 persons: Chrysler Minivan, air-conditioned|
|7-8 persons: on request|
|Tour inclusions||Pick up and drop off, car, parking fee, admission tickets|
|Tour exclusions||Lunch, beverages|
|Good to know||Please note that traffic can cause delays|
|Dress code: comfortable|