You will explore the town bypassing historical monuments such as the historical town of Leeuwarden and the Oldehove, a tower that leans more than the Tower of Pisa in Italy.
What to Expect
Your morning or afternoon in Leeuwarden will start at your hotel or if you travel to Leeuwarden from elsewhere at the train station. Set off in a relaxing pace to make sure you really get to see, feel and learn all about this town.
Already before the year 1000 there were people living in Leeuwarden. Around 1600 the city belonged to the ten most important cities in the Netherlands. Fun facts: Leeuwarden is chosen as European Capital of Culture in 2018 and Capital of Taste for 2015! Leeuwarden is the capital of the Province Friesland. It is known as the start and finish of the Elfstedentocht, a Dutch ice skating race that goes through eleven cities. This race does not takes place often, only when the ice is thick enough to skate on.
Leeuwarden is a mixture of shopping areas, cultural highlights and an exciting nightlife. It has over 600 historical monuments. This private walking tour will take you through the historic centre of Leeuwarden with a short visit to the leaning tower Oldehove. Let your personal guide take you to best places in town!
- Professional guide
- Hotel/port pickup
- Entrance fees
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
What's Not Included
- Gratuities (optional)
- Food and drinks
Know Before You Go
A moderate amount of walking is involved.
Until 14 days before start of service: Free of charge.
14 days - 8 days before start of service: 50% of the applicable rate.
7 days - 72 hours before start of service: 75% of the applicable rate.
72 hours before start of service: 100% of the applicable rate.