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Iconic Rotterdam Tour

Discover hotspot Rotterdam in the best way … the local way!

Visit Rotterdam’s latest icons. Built to amaze you and therefore worthy of your visit. An authentic Rotterdambassador will be your city host.

Explore Rotterdam Central Station and see with your own eyes why this is Europe’s most sustainable train station. Stare up to Europe’s largest led screen and experience what “amazing architecture” looks like in 2015.
CNN Style: “Rotterdam CS #3 of the world’s most amazing train stations”

On this tour along the icons of Rotterdam you can’t miss the Markthal, opened by Queen Maxima. The city host will guide you through this incredible building and tell you about all the interesting details. Your neck will almost start to hurt from staring up to probably the largest artwork in the Netherlands; “Horn of Plenty” by Arno Coenen. You will also be able to taste both great Dutch and international products.
New York Times: “The Markthal is a state of the art you can call home”

Next to the tallest building (Maastoren), Rotterdam also features the largest building of the Netherlands within the city’s borders. Rotterdam-based Rem Koolhaas designed this building, “Rotterdam; the vertical city”, the centre of the skyline at the Meuse. The city host will gladly reveal the building’s exact dimensions and inform you about all the activities inside.

The Erasmusbrug is the icon of Rotterdam. “The Swan” is the gateway from the city centre to Zuid and v.v. This wonderful piece of architecture and functionality has more to offer than you would think at first sight. Experience the greatness of Rotterdam when you’re on the bridge with the skyline on your feet, the crowded Meuse flowing underneath you and the bridge’s pylons reaching up into the sky.

We will visit a lot more of the city’s exciting places in addition to the icons mentioned above. Katendrecht (by bike only), de Fire Boundary (Brandgrens) and a hidden park are just a few of them. Have you ever sung the traditional Ketelbinkie song? Now you will! There’s really too much to mention. Be surprised! Of course we’ll not forget the city’s past but we would like to emphasize the changes Rotterdam went through to become what it is today; a hospitable modern city with a hart. Ready to warmly greet all of you. Welcome!

This 3 hours ‘Icons of Rotterdam’ tour includes (min. 10 persons):
– Professional local guide
– A bottle of mineral water
– A glass of Rotterdam-made red Porto to salute to ‘our’ beautiful Rotterdam along the way!
– Coffee and sweetness or wine/beer with a Dutch bitterbal
– Singing the Ketelbinkie song (voluntary)
– Group picture (divi-pic will be send afterwards)
– Unforgettable experience for groups!

– Don’t like walking? We will go by scooter or cool city bike!
– A little appetite? We will visit Rotterdam’s oldest pub, a pop-up bakery or a secret wine bar.
– Culture? Join us at a willful expo!
– Spend the night? We will happily arrange your sleepover at any budget.
– You like action? From a graffiti workshop to The Rotterdam Quiz. From a Speedxperience on the water to climbing in the trees.

Rotterdamxperience offers custom made City Tours through Rotterdam (and throughout the Netherlands) for one person or up to any number of persons. There is a fixed guide fee. Transportation to the starting points can also be arranged at your request.

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For more information, reservations and prices: Give us a call at +31(0)6 498 69 004, sent us an e-mail at info@rotterdamexperience.com or fill in the contactform below.

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