Self-guided Discovery Walk in Amsterdam city centre: a short intro to the best local spots
Unusual tours

Self-guided Discovery Walk in Amsterdam city centre: a short intro to the best local spots

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Flexible
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: from 1 hour to 1 hour 30 minutes
Do this because
  • Explore Amsterdam during this interactive and fun discovery walk
  • Learn about the history and local stories of the city center in a playful way
  • Solve location-based riddles to unlock directions to your next stop along the route
  • See popular sights from a different angle and discover hidden local spots
What to expect

Want to experience the very essence of Amsterdam? This short trail, created by the co-founders Kristina & Wendy, helps you make the most of your time exploring the city center. You’ll discover golden animals, the oldest cafe in town, tropical fruits and free art spaces. Location-based riddles will keep your walk playful and engaging. There are also nice foodie offers to unlock along the way!

This short playful walk across Amsterdam’s vibrant center sharpens your senses and encourages you to appreciate the most wonderful – and often hidden – details around you. Whether you know Amsterdam or just start exploring here, this experience gives you a perspective on discovery that will inspire your curiosity wherever you go next.

Local wonders you’ll discover on this walk include:

  • Wonderful canal views
  • Two (or three!) of the city’s most curious cafes.
  • The most famous courtyard in town.
  • A free gallery curated by the Amsterdam Museum!

This discovery walk is an educational and fun activity for friends, couples, curious locals, visitors, and team building. You can fully enjoy this experience of connecting with the city while staying in your own group.

Along the way, enjoy meaningful moments of discovery; explore, learn and have fun! Use #secretcitytrails to be featured on the company's social media and enter a monthly raffle to win a free discovery walk.

Read more

Oudezijds Achterburgwal 210, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Meeting point:

Start your Discovery Game at Oudezijds Achterburgwal 210.

What to remember
  • You will receive your game within 24 hours after your booking
  • This is a self-guided tour, there is no tour guide that meets you at the start location
  • You will receive an email with a link to your game. The link to the game is valid up to 6 months after the purchase. By tapping the play button your game opens in your phone’s browser. No downloads needed
  • You can stop the game and take a break at any point and start where you left off later
  • You can play any day of the week, starting between 10:00am and 2:30pm
  • The game is recommended to be played in a team of 1-5 people
  • You can share a team viewer link, so everyone can read riddles and stories on their phones. Just make sure to select one person to enter answers
  • Start at Oudezijds Achterburgwal 210
  • End near Spui, from where it is a 5-minute walk back to the start
Read more
  • You can play any day of the week, starting between 10:00am and 2:30pm
  • You can start the game up to 6 months after the purchase
Read more
Secret City Trails
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

You might also like

Likely to sell out

If high temperatures make you feel like a fish out of water and the cold doesn’t scare you, the Xtra...


Take advantage of a combination ticket including two of the most interesting attractions in Amsterda...


The most famous painter of the Dutch Golden Age by far is Rembrandt van Rijn. The painter lived and ...

Walking tours

Enjoy the fascinating private walking tour of the beautiful city of Amsterdam and discover its uniqu...

Walking tours

Feel like a local on your bike and discover the countryside North of Amsterdam! An experienced, frie...

Walking tours

Become Hollands's Next Top Model by dressing up in traditional Dutch clothing! Enjoy a guided tour a...