Highlights of Amsterdam Accessible Shore Excursion

private-accessible-full-day-amsterdam-shore-excursion002On this Private Accessible Highlights of Amsterdam Accessible Shore Excursion, you’ll get to experience the best highlights of the heart of Amsterdam! Explore over 800 years of history and Dutch culture as you make your way through this charming European capital city escorted by your friendly local tour guide.

Your private accessible Amsterdam guided tour begins when you meet your local Amsterdam guide and accessible van at the Amsterdam cruise dock. Board the private accessible van for a short drive to the spectacular Amsterdam Museum building, where the walking/strolling part of your tour will start. Your guide has extensive experience touring with disabled clients in Amsterdam and is ready to share interesting information and anecdotes with you as you walk/stroll your way through the fascinating city.

First on your tour, you’ll admire the beautiful exterior of the Amsterdam Museum, before continuing through the Amsterdam Gallery, a covered street with modern pieces of art which leads to a historical peaceful courtyard, Begijnhof. Begijnhof is one of the oldest inner courts in the city of Amsterdam.The buildings in the courtyard are tall, characteristically Amsterdam-style town-houses. There are 47 regular town houses, each with its individual aspect, and most of them with facades from the 17th and 18th century. Some of them still display detailed Gothic wooden framework so have your camera ready!

Next, your wheelchair friendly shore excursion continues along the canals of the old city center where you’ll pass the only Floating Flower Market in the world, and Spiegelstraat, a beautiful area with charming antique shops. As you stroll on, you’ll enjoy views of the famous Rijksmuseum in the horizon, before ending up at the Museum Square. Here, you’ll get to explore the interior of the world famous Van Gogh Museum lead by your private guide. This famous art museum is dedicated to the works of Vincent van Gogh and his contemporaries in Amsterdam. As your accessible Amsterdam shore excursion comes to an end, your driver and accessible van will be back to escort you back to the cruise dock where your next adventure awaits on board your cruise ship.

The Private Accessible Highlights of Amsterdam Shore Excursion features:

  • Private accessible transfers and convenient accessible tour routes confirmed to be wheelchair accessible (step and curb free and several accessible restrooms along the route).
  • Accessible walking/rolling tour of Amsterdam city center, including a visit to the fully accessible Van Gogh Museum (entrance tickets included).
  • Experience the story of Amsterdam narrated firsthand by your  experienced local Amsterdam guide.

Tour Highlights

  • Amsterdam Museum
  • The Amsterdam Gallery
  • Begijnhof
  • Floating Flower Market
  • Nieuwe Spiegelstraat
  • Spiegelgracht
  • Dutch Canal Ring
  • Museumplein
  • Rijksmuseum
  • Van Gogh Museum

Accessibility Description

The Private Accessible Highlights of Amsterdam Shore Excursion has received a 5 Star Sage Accessibility Rating because it is entirely step-free, and there is no need to transfer out of a wheelchair on this tour. Your accessible transfers to and from the cruise ship will take place in an accessible van with a wheelchair lift.

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The walking part of this Amsterdam shore excursion is step-free and flat. Most of the time the paved sidewalks can be used. Sometimes the sidewalks can be a challenge because of bikes parked on the sidewalks. You will encounter some mild cobblestones on this tour.

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Tour Details

Tour duration: 4 hours

Cost: 1-2 people €620, 3-4 people €700, 5-6 people €750, 7-8 people €800

Days of the week the tour is offered: 7 days a week

Meet-up time: Anytime of the day

Meet-up place: Amsterdam Cruise Dock. 

Dress code: Weather suitable clothing advised

Entrance tickets: Tour price includes entrance to Van Gogh Museum.

Cancellation policy: Cancellation policy: 80% refund with at least 7 days notice, 50% refund with at least 4 days notice, and no refund with less than 4 days notice. Tours run rain or shine.

Not included: Snacks/meals and gratuities.

 

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Read more:

Amsterdam Accessible Travel – main page
   History of Amsterdam Accessible Walking Tour
   Highlights of Amsterdam Accessible Shore Excursion 
   Private Accessible Half Day Tour to the Dutch Country Side 
   Private Accessible Amsterdam and Beyond Full Day Tour                                                                  Amsterdam’s Red Light District Accessible Guided Tour  
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