Self-guided Discovery Walk in Amsterdam's East multicultural secrets
Attractions & guided tours

Self-guided Discovery Walk in Amsterdam's East multicultural secrets

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Flexible
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: from 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Explore Amsterdam during this interactive and fun discovery walk
  • Learn about the history and local stories of Amsterdam East in a playful way
  • Solve location-based riddles to unlock directions to your next stop along the route
  • See popular sights from a different angle and discover hidden local spots
What to expect

What’s to the East from Amsterdam’s city center? On this interactive walk, you’ll get closer to the multicultural wonders of the area and discover new magical places. Follow playful riddles related to the locations you’re in and explore a quiet lush Ooserpark, one windmill’s surprising new purpose, the smallest museum in the world, best döner kebab in the city, and our favorite cafes. Yes - there’s so much to enjoy and learn about here! Local creator and travel enthusiast, Kristiaan, made sure your experience is truly memorable.

This playful walk across Amsterdam’s vibrant area sharpens your senses and encourages you to appreciate the most wonderful – and often hidden – details around you. Whether you know Amsterdam or just start exploring here, this experience gives you a perspective on discovery that will inspire your curiosity wherever you go next.

Local wonders you’ll discover on this walk include:

  • The gorgeous architecture of the Tropenmusuem
  • The lush Oosterpark
  • Buzzing street markets
  • Brewery inside a windmill
  • The best local cafes

This discovery walk is an educational and fun activity for friends, couples, families with kids, curious locals, visitors, and team building. You can fully enjoy this experience of connecting with the city while staying in your own group.

Along the way, enjoy meaningful moments of discovery; explore, learn and have fun! Use #secretcitytrails to be featured on the company's social media and enter a monthly raffle to win a free discovery walk.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • What's included
    • Discovery Game in Amsterdam available for six months after purchase
    Where

    1018 TD Amsterdam, Netherlands

    Meeting point:

    Start your Discovery Game at the tram station Plantage Lepellaan near Artis Zoo.

    What to remember
    • You will receive your game within 24 hours after your booking
    • This is a self-guided tour, there is no tour guide that meets you at the start location
    • You will receive an email with a link to your game. The link to the game is valid up to 6 months after the purchase. By tapping the play button your game opens in your phone’s browser. No downloads needed
    • You can stop the game and take a break at any point and start where you left off later
    • You can play any day of the week, but is recommended to play between Monday and Saturday starting between 10.00am and 5.00pm.
    • The game is recommended to be played in a team of 1-5 people
    • You can share a team viewer link, so everyone can read riddles and stories on their phones. Just make sure to select one person to enter answers
    • Start at tram station Plantage Lepellaan near Artis Zoo
    • End at Brouwerij ‘t IJ, the brewery inside the windmill
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    When
    • You can play any day of the week, but is recommended to play between Monday and Saturday starting between 10.00am and 5.00pm.
    • You can start the game up to 6 months after the purchase
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    Provider
    Secret City Trails
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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