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Thanksgiving Getaway: Best of AMSTERDAM
Best of Amsterdam (Thanksgiving Weekend) Wednesday(pm) November 21 to Sunday, November 25 Amsterdam Netherlands This Thanksgiving join us for a long weekend as we visit the city considered the “Venice of the North”-Amsterdam! There are countless reasons to put this city on the top of your must visit list. With its beautiful architecture, captivating scenery and fascinating history, it’s no wonder Amsterdam is a long standing favorite city break. Included 3 night hotel (centrally located) 3 breakfasts Canal District tour Canal boat ride City walking tour Food walking tour I Amsterdam City Card (see below what the card includes) Pay-in-Full Early Bird Price: $1495 (expires 9/2) Base Price: $1595 RESERVE YOUR SPOT HERE Not included: International airfare, airport transfers (airtrain goes straight to city center), travel insurance (mandatory), tips for guides, lunches/dinner, extra activities Thursday, November 22: Arrival & City Walking Tour Suggested time on your flight arrival is between 11am-2pm. Upon arrival, transfer to our hotel in Amsterdam central location. Relax and have a bite to eat before we start our 2hr afternoon walking tour to receive the best introduction to this amazing city. Our guide will take us beyond the basic tourist destinations to the heart and soul of Amsterdam to learn all about crazy Dutch traditions, Dutch food and why it is so hard to find a Dutch restaurant, why they sell more than just good coffee at our coffee shops. We will walk the UNESCO canal belt, go in-depth about new& old street art, squat movement and drugs story of Amsterdam. Know how and why this formed Amsterdam to the city it is today. This tour covers: Street Art explanation, indebt coffee shop explanation, squatting movement Amsterdam, why Amsterdam is gay capital, and much more…… Friday, November 23: Canal District Tour & Evening Canal Boat Ride Enjoy breakfast and relaxing morning until we meet for our Canal District Tour. During this 2-hour Canal District walking tour you will be taken back in time to the moment of expansion of Amsterdam in the beginning of the Golden Age. Surrounded by beautiful canal houses, churches and romantic bridges, we'll be told all the facts of its 400 years of history. Our tour will start in the Canal District, the first stop is the back door of the city where we will enjoy a delicious cheese tasting with Reypenaer. From here we'll go back in time to the beginning of the Golden Age, when thousands of people annually knocked the doors of Amsterdam, adding to its growing wealth. Explanation of the expansion of Amsterdam was built, and how it can still be see in the architecture. Our tour will pass by important canal houses with explanation about the hidden and complicated system of waterworks controlling the water levels. This walking tour combines the history of the canal district & the different styles of the canal houses with the specialties of the local entrepreneurs of this neighborhood, like shops with local products & antiques, local restaurants & lunchrooms and different museums! In the late afternoon, we'll take our own canal boat ride to enjoy this beautiful area of the city. Saturday, November 24: Walking Food Tour & Open Day (I Amsterdam Card) In the late morning we'll start our walking food tour. On this tour, we'll experience Amsterdam historic neighborhoods through delicious local food. Taste the most famous and delicious Dutch Gouda cheese and try our traditional Dutch cookie ‘’stroopwafel’’ and more on this 2-hour walking tour. This food tour is the perfect blend of culture, food & fun! We will also discover why Amsterdammers eat 34pounds of cheese a year, what ”beschuit met muisjes” are, what a typical Dutch dinner is and where you can get the best chocolate in Amsterdam… FULL DETAILS CLICK HERE

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