Private walking tour of Leiden with canal cruise
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Private walking tour of Leiden with canal cruise

Free cancellation
Language: English , Spanish , German , Dutch
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 2 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Enjoy a private tour of Leiden
  • Admire the city's most important attractions
  • Relax on a canal cruise or visit an art museum
What to expect

Explore Leiden during a private and guided walking tour and admire its main attractions.

See the oldest university of the Netherlands, where King William Alexander graduated just like most other members of the royal family. Have your camera ready to take a picture of the 900 years old Saint Peter Church and find out where Rembrandt was born and where he first started to paint. Admire the 16th century built town hall of Leiden and discover the wall poems spread throughout the city. These poems are written in many different original languages and can be discovered anywhere.

After a great walk through the city, sit back and relax aboard the boat for a canal cruise of Leiden. Sail through Leiden in an hour-long boat trip and experience the very rich culture of the city: marvel at many monuments, museums, and almshouses that are situated on the water and sail past the Botanical gardens, birthplace to the Dutch Tulip. In the wintertime, the canal cruise is replaced by a visit to the Museum Lakenhal, the most important art museum in town.

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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
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Canal cruise (or in wintertime a visit to Museum Lakenhal)
    • Entrance fees
    • Guided tour
    What's not included
    • Food and drinks
    Where

    Schipholweg, 2312 Leiden, Netherlands

    Meeting point:

    Meet your guide at the Starbucks at the train station of Leiden. Your guide will be waiting, holding a sign with your name on it.

    What to remember
    • This tour is not accessible to wheelchair users
    • A moderate amount of walking is involved
    • During wintertime, the canal cruise is replaced with a visit to the Museum Lakenhal
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    HTG Services
    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 experience begins.

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