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Private Tour: Rotterdam Walking Tour Including Harbor Cruise

Private Tour: Rotterdam Walking Tour Including Harbor Cruise

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Discover the different facets of Rotterdam with a customizable itinerary on this half-day private walking tour that ends with a relaxing cruise. With the help of your personalized guide, admire the city’s modern architecture as well as the buildings that survived WWII. Wander around Museumpark, the Rotterdam Centrum and the Old Harbor dating back to the 14th century. Make sure to visit Piet Blom’s Cubic Houses before kicking back on a boat cruise along Rotterdam Harbor.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$143.30
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$143.30
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Rotterdam Walking Tour With Puzzle Solving

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Rotterdam Walking Tour With Puzzle Solving

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Explore Rotterdam with a twist on a smartphone app-based scavenger hunt tour. With no time limit, clear directions, and fun challenges at major landmarks, this sightseeing activity is a popular choice for visitors traveling in groups or with family.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$8.42
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$12.03
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$8.42
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$12.03
$3.61 savings
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Architecture Highlights Walking Tour in Rotterdam

Architecture Highlights Walking Tour in Rotterdam

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Discover the beautiful, modern architecture of Rotterdam during a 2.5-hour small-group walking tour through the city center. See key architectural landmarks such as the Rotterdam Central Station, the Lijnban, the Markthal, the Erasmus Bridge and much more. Learn more about the history of the buildings from your architect guide and snap photos of your favorite structures to admire later.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$37.05
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$37.05
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Private Rotterdam Walking Tour Including Cube House Entrance

Private Rotterdam Walking Tour Including Cube House Entrance

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See the best of Rotterdam, the Netherlands’ dynamic second city, on this private 3-hour walking tour. With your own personal guide, you’ll get a glimpse into the city’s past, present and future as you explore top sights and architectural highlights such as the Old Harbor, the cutting-edge Rotterdam Market Hall (Markthal) and Rotterdam Central Station. In addition to the services of a private guide, this tour includes admission to the city’s iconic cube houses.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$102.51
Price varies by group size
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$102.51
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Rotterdam private introduction tour

Rotterdam private introduction tour

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Join this 3.5-hour walking tour of Rotterdam with a private guide. Your local guide will teach you all the in´s and out's Rotterdam has in store. Explore everything that this amazing city has to offer, learn all about the city's rich history and experience its culture first-hand. See this beautiful city through the eyes of a local. Visit its most modern and unique buildings, including the new and imposing Martkhal, the extraodinary cube houses, the famous Erasmus Bridge and Rotterdams Unique central station. See some of the sights and places that only locals know about. This tour will let you see Rotterdam in a whole different way and you will learn about everything you need to know about its past and present.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$156.54
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$156.54
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Rotterdam Highlights Private Walking Tour

Rotterdam Highlights Private Walking Tour

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This 2-hour private walking tour will show you many of the top attractions Rotterdam has to offer! A local guide will take you on a memorable journey through the city center. You will visit the must-see highlights such as the Market Hall, Cube Houses, St Laurens Church and many more! Strolling along the streets of Rotterdam, you will see that this city is a unique place; a fascinating combination of state-of-the-art architecture blended together with the older buildings which survived the Second World War. This tour can be fully customized to your wishes, even after you booked the tour. We can adjust the route and content as you please.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$185.26
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$185.26
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Private Rotterdam Highlights Bike Tour

Private Rotterdam Highlights Bike Tour

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With the Rotterdam Highlights Bike Tour you visit ALL the highlights of Rotterdam. Under the guidance of a passionate guide this bike tour will be memorable activity for all ages. It has the perfect mix: witnessing breathtaking skyline views, hearing funny stories and learn more about Rotterdam as a post-war reconstruction city. We cycle from the Market Hall to the Euromast and Hotel New York. Besides seeing all the top sights, this tour is ideal to orientate yourself in the city. After the Rotterdam Highlights Bike Tour you will definitely know the best places in Rotterdam.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$98.81
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$98.81
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Second World War Walking Tour in Rotterdam

Second World War Walking Tour in Rotterdam

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May 14, 1940: A devastating watershed in the history of Rotterdam. Within fifteen minutes the city center was bombed to the ground by the Nazis. The Second World War and the much-needed post-war reconstruction period are strongly intertwined into the identity of Rotterdam. Your experienced tour guide will explain why the bombardment took place and show you buildings which survived the bombing. During this tour you will also visit The Destroyed City, the most important war memorial in Rotterdam.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$185.26
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$185.26
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Private Rotterdam Walking Tour - Guided by Architects

Private Rotterdam Walking Tour - Guided by Architects

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Explore Rotterdam without the stress of planning on this private walking tour that highlights the city’s top landmarks and architectural gems. Going with a guide means you get a rare local perspective at stops along the way, from a bustling indoor market to the Erasmus Bridge. Leave with a feel for the city center’s atmosphere and recommendations for the rest of your stay.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$111.16
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$111.16
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Rotterdam Private Tour: Visit The Dutch White House, Europe's First Skyscraper

Rotterdam Private Tour: Visit The Dutch White House, Europe's First Skyscraper

This extensive town walk concludes with an exclusive visit to the White House, the very first skyscraper in Europe. From its roof garden you have a splendid view of the city, the old harbours, the southern part of Rotterdam and of the Nieuwe Maas river! Guided Walking Tour Rotterdam city centre, included visit White House. During the Rotterdam citywalk you’ll see the most interesting places, squares and buildings, and your guide will tell you the history and stories behind each one.The relatively short distances make a walk along these beautiful sights the perfect way to discover Rotterdam. Enjoy all that the city of Rotterdam has to offer!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$277.89
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$277.89
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Private Customizable Day Trip From Rotterdam

Private Customizable Day Trip From Rotterdam

Benefit from a private full-day sightseeing tour into the southern or northern part of the Netherlands with deluxe transportation from Rotterdam. Visit classic Dutch destinations like Delft, the Hague, Gouda, and Leiden, or take in the Polder landscape of windmills, canals and lakes. You can see tulip fields in the spring, and an Amsterdam city tour or tulip tour can be included as your guide personalizes the tour to your interests.
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  • 5 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$385.34
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$385.34
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Rotterdam Shore Walking Tour

Rotterdam Shore Walking Tour

Planning a trip to Nederlands? Looking for Off-the-Beaten-Path Tour in Rotterdam? What about discovering famous Rotterdam Shore? Rotterdam offers you the chance to discover an interesting collection of sights: modern buildings, stunning views, parks and gardens, the quays and the docks. Wha’s included in the Rotterdam Shore Walking Tour? You will have the chance to discover the main Rotterdam’s sights while you enjoy a walk around the city center and the shore. The Market Hall, Old Port, Cubic Houses, White House, and the Erasmus Bridge are some of the included stops. Get ready to experience Nederlands from a different perspective. A local charismatic guide will reveal interesting facts about Rotterdam City.
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  • 3 hours
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$863.31
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$863.31
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Rotterdam Tourist Scavenger Hunt

Rotterdam Tourist Scavenger Hunt

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The Rotterdam Tourist Scavenger Hunt takes you on a self-guided walking tour, with challenges through the heart of the city. See all the sights while having fun and learning some history! You will walk from City Hall to the Cube Houses while taking a few side trips and taking on various challenges.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$35.07
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$35.07
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Keukenhof Day Trip With Madurodam From Rotterdam

Keukenhof Day Trip With Madurodam From Rotterdam

An 80 minute ride from Rotterdam will take you to the most famous tulip park in the Netherlands; Keukenhof. Before enjoying an orientation guided tour of the park, see the breath taking views of the flower fields (in season). After that, you can explore the village in your own leisure. But before you do, the guide will reveal the park’s unique character and give you some insider’s tips. By return in The Hague you’ll be dropped-off at the world famous Madurodam. Here, you will discover a small city full of beautiful miniatures, playful activities and attractions. Please be aware: transportation from Madurodam to Rotterdam is not included, you can use public transport: Your transportation by train: The train between The Hague Central Station and Rotterdam Central Station is scheduled 6 times per hour. It takes about approximately 20 minutes to return back to Rotterdam. The ticket price per person: ± €5,20 You can find the scheduled times on the website from NS (train services).
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  • 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$102.36
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$102.36
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 The best of Rotterdam walking tour

The best of Rotterdam walking tour

Together with the professional guide, you will visit the most charming places in the city. You will have a chance to explore the city, while hearing fascinating facts and legends. What Markthal and Euromast Tower is so special for? Do you know that You can travel the city by water-taxi in Rotterdam? You will be surprised how many stories are hidden in the streets, buildings and corners of Rotterdam. Your charming guide will tell you what is special and unique about living in this city. Perfect for those who are visiting the city for the first time and want to get the most of it!
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  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$480.47
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$480.47
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Rotterdam Private Walking Tour

Rotterdam Private Walking Tour

Welcome to the largest portuary city of the Netherlands. This city was fully rebuilt after the Second World War and features modern architecture, skyscrapers and the world famous Cubic Houses. Let us take you through the Stadsdriehoek, the historic City Triangle of Rotterdam, that has its roots deep in medieval times. Follow the footsteps of our guide to get to know the immense variety of Rotterdam, learning about its past, present and future! You will learn about: 12th century origin Count Willem IV of Holland The triangle of Rotterdam 14th century expansion of the harbour 16th century expansion Dutch East India Company Expansion of the 19th century shipping industry World War I neutrality and espionage Rotterdam Blitz Bombing and destruction by the Luftwaffe Rebuilding and modernity
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$192.55
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$192.55
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Discover Rotterdam in 90 Minutes with a Local

Discover Rotterdam in 90 Minutes with a Local

This Experience is provided by a private local. Discover Rotterdam during a short but sweet excursion which will tell you all you need to know about the city, its history, the local lifestyle and the unique culture of Rotterdam during this 90-minute walking Experience. We will meet in front of the Koekela Café a very famous place in Rotterdam While walking through the city centre and discover the secrets behind the Witte Huis, I will tell you insider stories about my city and the Netherlands and also show you all the important sites and Instagram worthy places. During our walk in the beautiful city of Rotterdam you will learn all about the local lifestyle and trends as well as get an insight into the customs and traditions of the Netherlands. This is also your chance to get insider tips about the best cafes, restaurants, and bars to visit, and learn how to make the most out of your stay in Rotterdam.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$39.74
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$39.74

Worldwar 2 running tour Rotterdam

Worldwar 2 running tour Rotterdam

See old and new Rotterdam The 'brandgrens' (fire- line) marks the part of Rotterdam that was completely destroyed during the bombing on 14 May 1940. It was a black page in the city’s history. After the Second World War, Rotterdam was in ruins. An ambitious reconstruction project immediately swung into action. Rotterdam had no choice but to reinvent itself. Did it succeed? Some feel that the vibrant 1930’s city centre is lost forever. Others claim Rotterdam has rediscovered its heart. Run through the old and new parts of the city, bringing old stories back to life in the city of today. The route is approximately 7km and suitable for all.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$27.09
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$27.09
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Best Intro Tour of Rotterdam with a Local

Best Intro Tour of Rotterdam with a Local

This Experience is provided by a private local. Enjoy this enchanting and colourful city, full of coffee shops, with a local who will show you all of their favourite spots. Discover the best of the "Gateway of the World, be venturing to off-the-beaten path tracks to see Rotterdam and experience it with a local! You will feel as if you've stumbled into a city from another era and getting to know more about the local culture, the local spots where people like to go for a coffee or for having dinner! You will get introduced to the city as if you just met your best friend from overseas and he would be showing you his city!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$59.00
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$59.00

Architecture walking tour with Water Taxi, Rooftop View & Skyline Rotterdam

Architecture walking tour with Water Taxi, Rooftop View & Skyline Rotterdam

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Rotterdam is the city of Architecture! Visit the most famous icons of Rotterdam in one neat and compact tour. A guide will take you to see and go into the city’s top architecture on a two-and-a-half-hour tour. You will be allowed onto floors of buildings otherwise off limits, visit Rotterdam Zuid and Noord, and you will hear the building history of the city from the year 1300 to now. This multifaceted tour is spectacular!
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$39.29
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$39.29

Rotterdam: Gay & Lesbian Tour

Rotterdam: Gay & Lesbian Tour

Rotterdam • Gay Tour & Cube Houses's Secrets Rotterdam by Night • Gay Tour • Gay or Lesbian Friendly Tour Guide and/or Driver • Every Entrance Fee or Tasting described in the program
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$180.63
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$180.63
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Private Tour of Rotterdam's best street food & drinks with a local

Private Tour of Rotterdam's best street food & drinks with a local

Enjoy the delicious street food culture in Rotterdam like a local on this private tour. Our fun and entertaining guide will make this a memorable experience for you, you will try multiple street food that are not to be missed if you are in Rotterdam, this tour is more that just about food & drinks, this tour is designed to help you experience the local culture and thus you will also visit a local popular shopping market, few hidden hangout places of locals and popular sights. It is one of the best experiences to immerse yourself into the dutch culture and to fall in love with Rotterdam even more.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$60.21
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$60.21
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Group Rotterdam Walking Tour - guided by Architects

Group Rotterdam Walking Tour - guided by Architects

Get acquainted with some of the Netherlands' most unique and modern architecture during a 2-hour group private walking tour of Rotterdam. Guided by architects your group will visit iconic areas like the postmodern shopping area Lijnbaan, the new OMA building the Timmerhuis, and the one-of-a-kind Markthal. Experience a sample of daily life and learn about the history of a city where every building has a story. Walk along the river Maas and see the new high-end architecture developments on the south bank before concluding the tour at the symbol of modern Rotterdam — Erasmus bridge. The tour is very appropriate experience for families, groups of friends, students and colleagues.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$432.28
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$432.28
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Art and Culture of Rotterdam with a Local

Art and Culture of Rotterdam with a Local

This Experience is provided by a private Local. Find out the different cultural and artistic characteristics that makes this city unique, and enjoy the buzzing community and city ambience! Whether you are visiting Rotterdam as a returning tourist who wants to get to know the city a bit better, or if this is your first time, this Experience is for you! While walking the streets of Rotterdam and looking at the amazing, unique street art, or getting to know more about the city’s galleries and museums, you will hear about street-art artists as well as contemporary artists and their close connection to Rotterdam. I will share with you the art and cultural world of my city, where you will see, hear, and experience how colorful and multifaceted Rotterdam is!
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$39.74
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$39.74

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