Beer, cheese, and spirits have all been an integral part of Dutch culture for hundreds of years. Your professional guide will take you around the city to some favorite local places, where you can savor the delights of Dutch food and drink.
What to Expect
Experience authentic Dutch culture by trying some of its most popular foods and beverages.
Explore Amsterdam on a 4-hour tour with a local guide and get a real taste of the city’s heritage and lifestyle through local specialties, including cheese, beer, and spirits.
Begin your tour by heading into the old part of the city and the famous IJ brewery. Discover what distilled beer tastes like as you sample one of their famous organic craft beers straight from the official brewery tap.
Then it’s time to head to the bustling Dappermarkt, where you can taste a range of Dutch delicacies.
Afterwards, your guide will take you to a Proeflokaal (tasting house) where you’ll have the opportunity to taste Genever, the granddad of gin, which originated in the Netherlands in the 17th century and is considered the oldest Dutch liquor.
The tour then continues to the Reypenaer cheese house, where you’ll learn to experience and evaluate the flavor, aroma, and qualities of Reypenaer cheeses under the guidance of an expert.
Finish off at Brown Bar Café De Prins with a taste of Bitterbalen, a traditional Dutch snack.
- 1 beer at the brewery
- Cheese tasting session
- Bitterballen at Cafe De Prins
- 1 shot of Genever
- Bike rental for the duration of the tour