Take an in-depth look into the world of cannabis in Amsterdam. Learn about its legalization and history, and discover the coffee shops that sell the highest quality, cheapest ganja, with cultural and historical discoveries.
What to Expect
Hippie, stoner, and pothead are all negative stereotypes of ganja smokers that aren’t part of the marijuana culture in Amsterdam. Get an insight into the coffee shop culture and ganja scene in Amsterdam on a 2 or 3-hour guided walking tour.
The group tour begins outside the legendary Dam Palace, as you start your exciting introduction to the local world of cannabis at one of the oldest coffee shops in Amsterdam.
Your guide will take you on a walk through the streets of the city, walking to famous coffee shops, pubs, and secret medieval sites on the way that have passed the tour operator's quality check.
Visit 1 or 2 coffee shops during the two hour tour and a third coffee shop on the 3 hour tour. Then, discover a great Irish pub (O'Reilly's), walk down the legendary gay street Reguliersdwarsstraat, learn about history and drug policies, and explore the menus and samples from a few of the shops. The tour ends near the Rembrandtplein.
Your guide will be a current resident of Amsterdam and super knowledgeable about the best ganja finds in Amsterdam!
- Local tour guide
- Informational smoking breaks
- 100% confidential tour, your personal details are not published
- 3-hour tour selection includes portion of Bitterballen (Dutch snack) for up to 8 people (1 piece per person)
What's Not Included
- Special entrance fees to clubs, bars, or restaurants
- Price of weed or drinks at coffee shops, pubs or red light district services (suggested spending amount EUR 15-20)
Cancel up to 1 day in advance for a full refund
Know Before You Go
Not available on major holidays (Hannukah, American Thanksgiving, Queen’s Day, Christmas Day, New Year’s Day).
Tour may be canceled in hazardous weather conditions. Call the tour provider for more information.
Limit of 30 participants per group.
You have the option to purchase a red light district preview for an additional EUR 8. The preview is 30-minute walk through the red light district neighborhood, with information, a stop at a pub, and fun options for the night time. This will be done immediately after your Ganja Walking Tour.
A vegetarian snack option is also available.
You must be 17 years old or over to join this tour.
There are no refunds for no shows.