Guided tour

Alkmaar: 2-Hour Tour and Cheese Market Visit

Alkmaar: 2-Hour Tour and Cheese Market Visit

From £24.27 per person

Soak up the Dutch charm on a visit to the town of Alkmaar, outside Amsterdam. Enjoy a 2-hour guided tour of the city, stroll through the medieval city center, and visit Alkmaar's famous cheese market; one of the oldest and most traditional in the country.

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Wheelchair accessible
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Take a guided tour through the charming city streets of Alkmaar
  • Walk through the medieval city center in North Holland
  • Visit charming Alkmaar's traditional cheese market
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Get to know the town of Alkmaar, located in North Holland, on a 2-hour guided tour of the city and visit to the cheese market. After meeting your guide at the train station, enjoy a stroll through one of the oldest medieval cities in the Netherlands. Walk through the city center, which has remained the same for 400 years. Listen and learn important facts and small tidbits of information about Alkmaar, a town that's oozing with Dutch charm. Then make your way to the traditional cheese market, one of only 4 left in the Netherlands. Learn about the market's founding and growth, and find a favorite cheese to take home with you.
  • Guided tour
  • Train ticket to/from Alkmaar
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Meeting point

Train station of Alkmaar, in front of the main entrance of the Burger King.

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 7 reviews

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Vanessa did a fantastic job.

We loved how she took us through the smaller streets to avoid the big tour groups. She knew the town well and found great photo ops as well. Thank you Vanessa ! Carolann and Randie

5 May 2018

Excelent tour.Very good tour guide.

28 April 2018

Very informative and pleasant walking tour

We had a pleasant and informative walk through Alkmaar including the cheese market. Also the historical and cultural explanations were interesting.

10 May 2015

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