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Amsterdam: Johan Cruijff ArenA Stadium 75-Minute Tour

1. Amsterdam: Johan Cruijff ArenA Stadium 75-Minute Tour

Experience the excitement of the Johan Cruijff ArenA Stadium on a guided tour. During the tour, your enthusiastic guide will take you to see the dugout and also the holy pitch. In addition, you’ll have the opportunity to go behind the scenes, with special access to areas that are normally reserved for only players and officials. Your guide will also take you into the official dressing room of Ajax, when it is not in use on match days or during training sessions. Don’t miss this chance to feel the thrill of the history of this iconic site.

Amsterdam: Glow-in-the-Dark Mini-Golf

2. Amsterdam: Glow-in-the-Dark Mini-Golf

Play a 45-minute glow-in-the-dark mini-golf game in Amsterdam. Enter a pirates and villains themed course and discover how much fun it is to play golf in the dark. Experience an afternoon in the world of Michiel de Ruyter, the famous Dutch admiral, and pirates and villains as magical black lights provide an exciting effect.  Glow-in-the-dark mini golf is fun for everyone, whether you are young or old, or hosting a children’s party, company event, or bachelor’s party.

Amsterdam: VIP Tour of Johan Cruijff ArenA

3. Amsterdam: VIP Tour of Johan Cruijff ArenA

Visit the home stadium of Ajax Football club, named after their most legendary player. Johan Cruijff ArenA is the largest stadium in the Netherlands, and this tour gives you access to the most exclusive areas. Follow your guide to the Ajax dressing room, where world-renowned players get prepared on match day. Head to the boardroom, where powerful decisions are made and an area that is only accessible to management during matches. Ascend to a skybox and enjoy the most fantastic views of the pitch alongside your free drink. Head home with a unique scarf of the Johan Cruijff ArenA.

Amsterdam 1.5-Hour Private Beer Bike Experience

4. Amsterdam 1.5-Hour Private Beer Bike Experience

Climb aboard Amsterdam's unique beer bike tour with your friends, colleagues, or family and discover Amsterdam in an unforgettable way. Cycle past the nicest and most modern cafes, discover the innovatively built hotels, and enjoy a delicious cold beer or a bubbly Prosecco while cycling with your party. The beer bike comes with its own designated driver, known as "BOB", Bewust Onbeschonken Bestuurder (Conscious Sober Driver), removing that awkward choice of who will stay sober for the night.

Amsterdam: Bike Rental

5. Amsterdam: Bike Rental

Rent a bike to make the most of your visit to Amsterdam. Cycle easily from one landmark to another, along the beautiful canals, through the artsy Jordaan neighborhood, the famous Red Light District, or through the breathtaking Vondelpark. You can also cycle out of the city for a trip through the beautiful landscape around Amsterdam, such as the rural Waterland or the green Amstelland, along the Amstel River. Receive guidance on various cycling routes, traffic and parking rules, and a high-quality bike. With five bike rental locations in the center of Amsterdam, there’s always a location nearby. Choose from footbrake or handbrake bicycles in all models and sizes. Have the bike adjusted to your height, and embark on your adventure across the city.

Amsterdam: Bubble Football Team Building Game

6. Amsterdam: Bubble Football Team Building Game

Do something different in Amsterdam and play a 75-minute game of bubble football with your family, friends or work colleagues, indoors or outdoors. Perfect as a team-building exercise for 8 to 5,000 people, you will compete in teams to try to score goals wrapped in a bubble ball that you can bash against your rivals! Try to emerge victorious from the bubble ball battle and go back home with the Bubble Football Cup in your hands. Enjoy a refreshing drink during a short break before the second half of the tournament.

Amsterdam: Highland Games

7. Amsterdam: Highland Games

Test your strength, speed, flexibility and team spirit, with the Amsterdam Highland Games. Take part in a mix of games from Caber Toss to Archery Tag and Tug of War, find an event to show off your strengths. Compete against your friends to find out who is a real Highlander. Get yourself worked up for this entertaining test of endurance fun and enjoy the spirit of the games. Experience a celebration of Scottish and Celtic cultures through displays of physical strength and martial prowess. “kilt up” for a series of challenging Amsterdam Highland Games that will test your Highland spirit. You can do it!

Amsterdam: 1.5-Hour Private Prosecco Pedal Bar Ride

8. Amsterdam: 1.5-Hour Private Prosecco Pedal Bar Ride

Embark on a unique adventure and way to sightsee in Amsterdam with a 1.5-hour private tour by group party bike, priced for a group of up to 16 people. On the tour, you'll travel along the blossoming area of Sloterdijk, just outside the city center. Pedal along as you enjoy bubbly Prosecco, and leave the navigating to your sober driver and guide. Don't miss this opportunity to experience Amsterdam in a fun and interactive way, with a glass of bubbly always close at hand.

Amsterdam: Guided Countryside 4-Hour Bike Tour

9. Amsterdam: Guided Countryside 4-Hour Bike Tour

Discover a picture perfect landscape on the outskirts of Amsterdam on a half-day bike tour of the Dutch countryside. Depart from the city center, close to Central Station, and transfer to the Waterland District, just 15 minutes north of central Amsterdam. Riding new and comfortable bikes, admire a pancake flat scenery of gentle brooks, wooden houses and iconic windmills. Led by an experienced guide, you will pass through picturesque villages and towns, pedaling alongside the banks of the dikes and waterways that gave the Waterland District its name. Reclaimed from the sea by the entrepreneurial Dutch, the land is as full of history as it is of water.

Lasertag in Amsterdam

10. Lasertag in Amsterdam

Experience the adrenaline thrills of a game of laser tag at a stunning arena in Amsterdam that is ideal for individuals and businesses as a team building activity. Play in groups of between 6 and 24 people in up to 6 different teams on one field. Arrive at the laser tag site 30 minutes before your scheduled game to enjoy a cup of tea or coffee. Located at Sportpark De Eendracht in Amsterdam West, the laser tag terrain is next to the Aristos sports hall and features the latest and most spectacular software available. It can be used indoors and outdoors and avoids the need for wires while keeping track of all scores. Work together in a team to laser tag your prowling opponents, and experience alternate sensations of stress and euphoria. Think fast and strategically, and discuss and make decisions to win the game!  Laser tag activities can be organized for individuals and businesses of 4 to 500 people, and can also be carried out in a forest, commercial building, school or in outdoor grounds. Combine your laser tag adventure with a meeting, drinks, barbecue, workshop or other team-building exercises, such as "Bubble Football," "Room Escape" or "City Game."

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What people are saying about Amsterdam

The stadium is the projection of its fans, and that is impressive when you take the tour of the Johan Cruijff Arena, Congratulations to all Ajax fans!!…….. You can feel the commitment and passion of how the stadium is kept and maintained, the infrastructure and the history , so important as the dedication and respect to all the players is remarkable and evident, even our tour guide Chris you could feel his passion as a fan. It is a living and an everlasting national monument for The Netherlands and specially dedicated to such a remarkable player of all times.

It was an excellent tour, learned a lot about Amsterdam while traveling around the city like a local. Just be prepared, the bicycle traffic is intense, especially on weekends. Make sure you observe the rules of cycling and pay attention!

loved this bike ride around Amsterdam. it was suppose to rain, they gave us ponchos to wear in case it did. it didn't rain at all during the 2 hour tour but the cloudy weather meant we had the roads to ourselves. amazing experience

Just what I was looking for. Bram was really knowledgeable, personable and answered all our questions. He was great at making sure all of us stayed together. Highly recommend

Was brillant we all had a a great day great host defo be back thank u