Flower Auction & Kinderdijk world heritage | Private Tour incl. pick up
Visit the royal flower auction first, where you experience the bustle on the floor, watch traders buy by the auction clock and be amazed by the enormous amount of beautiful flowers from nearly 50 countries that are traded every day. Enjoy a live-guided tour in English, exclusive for your party, and learn about the flower industry.
Continue to visit world heritage site Kinderdijk, the location of a group of 19 authentic windmills which were built to pump up the polder water. Upon arrival, enjoy a walking tour of the area (1.5 mi) and visit 2 mills. Climb the stairs inside one mill and discover how this medieval engineering works and how a family with 13 children lived in the old days. Meet one of the current millers and ask them anything you'd like to know about milling. The other mill shows how millers and their families lived self-sustainable in the 1950s.
Enjoy a 30-min canal cruise on the glittering waters of the Kinderdijk basins; a guarantee for marvellous pictures.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Amsterdam, Amsterdam, North Holland Province
Enjoy the comfort of pick-up and drop-off in (Greater) Amsterdam
Duration: 5 minutesPass By:
Aalsmeer, Aalsmeer, North Holland Province
The small village of Aalsmeer is home to the world's largest trading center for plants of flowers Stop At:
Royal Flora Holland, Legmeerdijk 313, 1431 GB Aalsmeer The Netherlands
The auction starts at 7:00 am and it's worth to be there early to experience the hustle & bustle of the floor of the flower auction hall! Although nowadays a lot of trading is done online, you still see traders bidding against the auction clock. Enjoy a live-guided tour in English exclusive for your party, and let your guide share inside information about the flower industry with you from a special gallery. After the tour you have some free time to take pictures or shop at the souvenir shop, before making the transfer of 75 minutes to Kinderdijk.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At:
World Heritage Kinderdijk, Nederwaard 1, 2961 AS Kinderdijk The Netherlands
Upon arrival at this world heritage site, set off a walking tour of the area (1.5 mi) and visit two mills. Climb the stairs inside museum mill Nederwaard and discover how this medieval engineering actually works. See how miller Hoek, his wife and their thirteen children lived in this windmill in the old days. Now you can meet one of the current millers and ask them anything you'd like to know about milling or milling life. Continue to windmill Blokweer and see how millers and their families lived completely self-sustainable in the 1950s. All the other windmills in Kinderdijk are still inhabited by millers and their families.
Once back at the visitor's center your guide sets up a meeting point and time, so that you have some free time to explore the windmills from the water. Let the skippers of the Kinderdijk Canal Cruiser carry you across the glittering waters of the Kinderdijk basins for 30 minutes; a guarantee for marvellous pictures. Then it's time for the transfer back to your drop-off address.
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Infant seats available"
"Winner Netherlands Prestige Awards: 'Tour Operator of the Year'"
"Available for foldable wheelchairs"
"Max group size: 6 travelers, provided they form one household. Max group size for a private party consisting of two households is 4 travelers."
"Both the Flower Auction and Kinderdijk are also offered as separate private and public tours."
"Pick-up address does not have to be the same as drop-off address; you can bring your luggage"
"Pick-up & drop-off offered in Utrecht, Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Leiden, Delft, Haarlem, Schiphol / Rotterdam Airport, Amersfoort, Amstelveen, Zaandam, Almere."
"Also available as small public group tour from Amsterdam Central Station"
"Most travelers can participate"
"Complimentary infant seats available"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
"Face masks provided for travelers"
"Unfortunately we don't have the technology for contactless gratuity but you can leave something for your guide on your seat if you wish to do so!"
Horário de Início:
Duração: 7 Hours
Ponto de partida:
Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up from any address in the region.: (Greater) Amsterdam, (Greater) Utrecht, Rotterdam, Leiden, Delft, Amersfoort, Schiphol Airport. Pick-up is around 6:30 am, but depends on the address. The exact pick-up time is communicated once the pick-up address is known.Airports
- Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Evert van de Beekstraat 202, 1118 CP Schiphol The Netherlands
Cancelamentos e reembolsos:
- river cruise port or ocean line terminal in Amsterdam
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.