Sightseeing tours in Rotterdam, a unique and modern city, offer something for almost everyone. From great museums to modern architecture and the largest port in Europe.
SIGHTSEEING AND ACTIVITY TOURS IN AND FROM ROTTERDAM
Discover the nearby towns of Rotterdam, The Hague, and Delft while on this 9-hour excursion. Accompanied by a private Spanish-speaking guide, you will take narrated tours of each area, learning their extensive histories along the way. Admire their architecture, the canals, streets, and pivotal monuments.
PRIVATE EXCURSION TO ROTTERDAM: THE HAGUE AND SCHEVENINGEN
On this private excursion, visit two of the most important cities in the Netherlands, Rotterdam and The Hague. See the sights in both cities before continuing on to Sheveningen beach. Enjoy the long, sandy beach and the walk along the esplanade.
PRIVATE ROTTERDAM WALKING TOUR INCLUDING HARBOUR CRUISE
A multi-faceted city with layers of history, Rotterdam is one of the most intriguing cities in the Netherlands.
This customisable private walking tour reveals Rotterdam’s true character, from its reconstruction after World War II to its busy cargo port, the largest in the world. You can admire the city’s modern architecture, like the eye-catching Cubic Houses, against ageing buildings that survived the war, like the old town hall.
Stroll around the Old Harbour (Oude Haven), see Rotterdam Central Station, Markthal Rotterdam, Kunsthal museum and the Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen. End with a relaxing cruise along Rotterdam Harbour.
SKIP-THE-LINE ROTTERDAM AND HOLLAND PASS
With the Rotterdam and Holland Pass, gain free or discounted admission to must-see attractions and museums in Rotterdam and other popular Dutch cities including Amsterdam and The Hague. Valid for one month, this is the only city sightseeing pass in the Netherlands that gives you skip-the-line entry to top tourist attractions including Rotterdam Maritime Museum, Keukenhof Gardens, Euromast, and the famous Cube houses.
SS ROTTERDAM EXPLORATION TOUR
Journey back in time to the heyday of the Netherlands’ largest – and some say greatest, passenger liner during a tour of the SS ‘Rotterdam.’ Choose between a 1-hour above-deck tour that includes a visit to the captain’s cabin, or a 1-hour below-deck tour that includes a trip to the engine rooms and offers insight into the working life of the steamship’s crew. Upgrade to combine the two experiences for the ultimate 1.5-hour above and below deck exploration tour.
PRIVATE GUIDED TOUR OF ROTTERDAM CITY CENTRE AND BOIJMANS MUSEUM WITH ART HISTORIAN
During your 3 hour tour led by an art historian guide, you will walk to the Boijmans Museum for an hour of Dutch Fine Art. Then, you may visit the City Centre and the historic Harbour, crossing the iconic Erasmus bridge to the landing platform of Cruise ships. Taking a water taxi speedboat across the water is one of the options available.
HOP ON HOP OFF ROTTERDAM CITY SIGHTSEEING TOUR INCLUDING BIKE RENTAL
See Rotterdam, the Dutch port town, at your leisure on a City Sightseeing hop-on hop-off tour. As you travel around the city by open-top, double-decker bus, create your own itinerary and visit the sights that interest you most.
You’ll learn about some of the key attractions from the audio commentary, see the Euromast space tower and pay visits to renowned museums such as Rotterdam’s Natural History museum. You can also enjoy a bonus 30-minute bike rental, a coffee at Market Hall or entrance into the Casino, including one free drink.
DUTCH COASTLINE TOUR BY PLANE: FROM ROTTERDAM
Holland is well-known for its beautiful coast, sand dunes and splendid beaches. In this tour you will fly along the coastline from Hoek van Holland towards Scheveningen. Here you will see the Kurhaus from up above, which is one of the most beautiful buildings in Scheveningen. This is combined with the patchwork of the greenhouses of Westland, one of the biggest Dutch exporters of tomatoes and other vegetables.
ROTTERDAM WELCOME CARD INCLUDING 1, 2 OR 3 DAYS PUBLIC TRANSPORT
Rotterdam is a city you have to experience for yourself. It is a young, dynamic, international city with a passionately beating heart. The city keeps on reinventing itself at a pace, redefining and expanding its already impressive skyline every time you go out, and presenting new cultural and sporting events that will surprise and delight you.
Its ever-changing nature makes Rotterdam a city you can rediscover time and time again. The Rotterdam Welcome Card is the key to discounts in the city. The Rotterdam Welcome Card offers discounts of 25% and more at 50 attractions, museums, restaurants and various places of entertainment, plus a travel pass for 1, 2 or 3 days of unlimited travel on all of the metro, tram and bus lines in the public transport network.
CULTURAL WALKING TOUR IN ROTTERDAM
Get to know some of the Netherlands’ most unique and modern architecture during a 2.5-hour tour of Rotterdam.
Guided by architects you will visit many 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 developments before concluding the tour at the symbol of modern Rotterdam – Erasmus bridge.
Our tour is officially in English and Spanish, although Dutch and German tours are possible on request.
SIGHTSEEING BUS TOUR OF ROTTERDAM
Spot the highlights of Rotterdam with a sightseeing tour in an open-top bus. Get in and discover Rotterdam in a stylish way.
The bus will pass all the highlights and important places of interest in Rotterdam, including Market Hall, cube houses, the Central Railway Station and Euromast. During this tour you will get information about all the highlights of Rotterdam and you can imagine yourself being the Queen of Kop van Zuid and wave back to people along the road. You won’t only admire the skyline of Rotterdam, you will be part of it.
HALF DAY SMALL GROUP HARBOUR BIKE TOUR IN ROTTERDAM
Join in this small-group harbour bike tour and sail away to Europe’s largest port.
During this 3-hour tour, limited to 10 people, you will bike through old, new and redeveloped parts of the harbour, seeing a very diverse mix of harbour activities.
After biking, hop on a boat with the bikes to enjoy a nice relaxing trip back to the city. The bike tour is a very dynamic, informative and active tour where you will experience the harbour up close with your guide. Tour is limited to 10 people and includes a bike, helmet, boat ticket, city map, snacks and a non-alcoholic drink.
CITY WALKING TOUR OF ROTTERDAM
Explore one the most unique and modern cities in the Netherlands, with a 3-hour guided walking tour of Rotterdam.
Although not the newest city in the Netherlands, there is much to discover on these streets.
Gain an understanding of how the city was shaped by the Blitz of 1940, see the new architecture that replaced the old, and explore the remaining few buildings that survived the attack. Choose from multiple departure times.
HIGHLIGHTS OF ROTTERDAM BIKE TOUR
Looking for the best experience in Rotterdam? It is a fun and easy way to discover the city. A local guide will take you on brand new, easy to ride white bikes to highlights and hidden places in Rotterdam.
PRIVATE ROTTERDAM ARCHITECTURE WALKING TOUR
Join this 3-hour private walking tour of Rotterdam and learn about the city’s unique architecture. Explore Rotterdam’s amazing architecture and see building such as Markthal (marketplace of Rotterdam), Rotterdam Central Station, the famous cube houses of Rotterdam and much more!
PRIVATE ROTTERDAM WALKING TOUR INCLUDING CUBE HOUSE ENTRANCE
On this private 3-hour Rotterdam walking tour, explore the city’s picturesque sights with a private guide, who shows you both the modern and historical sides of Rotterdam. See attractions such as the new Markthal (marketplace), Old Harbour, and Rotterdam Central Station, and visit the city’s cube houses with entrance to the show cube house.
PRIVATE ROTTERDAM FOOD TOUR
Discover Rotterdam on this 3-hour private walking tour with food tasting. Learn about Rotterdam’s past and present, see the modern architecture and take a few breaks to taste four typical Dutch products that you can choose between Kroket, Stroopwafel, Dutch Cheese, Herring, and Kibbeling. See some of the sights and places that only locals know about and learn the unique history of Rotterdam in this private walking tour.
BIKE TOUR OF ROTTERDAM
Rotterdam has a lot to offer, including architecture unlike anything you’ve seen before, a long and moving history, a bustling harbour, loads of restaurants, bars, shops and museums, and over 1,000 outdoor sculptures. On this bike tour of the city you will see what Rotterdam is like today.
The tour, which lasts between 2.5 and 3 hours, takes you past buildings that are shaping Rotterdam today and some that are silent witnesses of a chequered past. Your knowledgeable guide will be on hand for any questions you have.
HARBOUR CITY TOUR BY PLANE: FROM ROTTERDAM
Discover the industrial beauty of the port of Rotterdam, the biggest port of Europe. This region is one of the most important engines driving the Dutch economy and defines the character of the city on the Maas river. Anyone who wants to truly experience Rotterdam has to embrace the port and a good way to do this is by plane.
PRIVATE DEPARTURE TRANSFER: ROTTERDAM HOTEL TO AMSTERDAM AIRPORT
End your Netherlands vacation on a high note with this private departure transfer from your Rotterdam hotel to Amsterdam Schiphol International Airport. Skip the hassle of finding a taxi or using public transport and instead enjoy comfortable private transport straight to the airport for your flight.
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