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Free Walking Tour Delft2024-04-23T10:48:51+00:00

Join The Next Free Walking Tour Delft!

Booking required, book now and ensure your spot. All tours are given in English.

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How do I know if my booking is received?2024-04-08T14:10:46+00:00

After choosing your date & time and entering your name & email address, you are taken to this screen:

Make sure to click on the BOOK NOW button to confirm your submission. If your booking is recorded, you will see this screen:

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No worries, your booking is surely recorded if you saw the screen above. If you wish to receive the details anyways, please send us an email.

Why is a tour date/time not available in the calendar?2024-04-08T14:07:39+00:00

All tours for this date are fully booked. Please consider another date or time to come and visit Delft.

If you really want to come on this date and have a larger group, consider taking a Private Walking Tour of Rotterdam. You can enjoy Delft with your own private guide!

Can I change or cancel the reservation?2024-04-08T14:06:23+00:00

No problem! You can cancel the tour at anytime in your confirmation email through this button:

You can make a new reservation on your preferred date & time. If you need further assistance, send us an email.

Can I reserve the tour for more than 6 people?2024-04-08T14:02:40+00:00

Our booking system allows reservations for a maximum of 6 people per booking. Our experience shows us that other attendees appreciate smaller groups within the tour. It keeps the tour up to speed and it’s easier to make new friends between smaller groups. We kindly ask you to respect this.

If you are visiting with a larger group, consider booking a Private Walking Tour of Delft. You will have full attention of your own guide and it leaves more space for improvisation during the tour.

Do you still wish to join a Free Tour with a group larger than 6 people? If we have enough availability, you can make multiple reservations in our booking system under the same name and email address.

What language is the tour given in?2024-04-08T13:55:26+00:00

Our daily tours are given in English. We try to use clear, basic English to tell our stories to people of all nationalities. If something is unclear during the tour, please tell us and we will take our time to explain it.

In the summer season, we are planning to launch Free Walking Tours Delft in Spanish. If you are planning to join with a group, we offer paid private tours in English, German, Spanish and Dutch. For more information about private tours, visit our Guided Tour webpage.

Is the tour route wheelchair & stroller accessible?2024-04-08T14:04:51+00:00

Yes, some areas have stairs, but it’s possible to go around them and visit the sites with wheelchair or strollers. We must admit, however, that the small stone roads are not the most comfortable for those on wheels. If you are willing to bear that for two hours, you can have a great tour with us.

Carl S
Carl S
2024-04-04
Excellent tour with Nidas yesterday! I really appreciated his knowledge of architecture and the honest, fact-based, and sometimes comedic approach to presenting the history of Delft.
Guylaine Lavigne
Guylaine Lavigne
2024-04-03
Nidas is an amazing guide!
Alexis St-cyr
Alexis St-cyr
2024-04-01
Thank you very much Tjerk, good tour!
nicole tischer
nicole tischer
2024-03-31
Jos did an amazing tour!! Thank you
David Brandenburgh
David Brandenburgh
2024-03-23
Shera passed to us a large amount of knowledge about Delft. We found the town beautiful, and Shera knew the little-related facts and stories to bring it alive. We especially enjoyed the discussion of Royal Delft porcelain.
Ratish Rabadia
Ratish Rabadia
2024-02-24
Michel was a great guide for Delft today.
Meeting point at Hugo de Groot sculpture on Grote Markt
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday at 1:30pm
Duration of the tour: 2 hours

Explore The Charming City Of Delft On Our Tip-Based Walking Tour!

Join our tour and discover the city’s canals, picturesque corners, and unique streets. Delft is a compact city, and the beautiful city centre is virtually free of cars, making it perfect for walking. During our 2-hour tour, we will take you along some of Delft’s major historic landmarks, visit the birthplace of painter Johannes Vermeer, admire the quintessential Delft Blue Pottery, and discover the city’s connection to the Royal Family. The tour is tip-based, so at the end of the tour you choose how much you want to give to the guide.
Don’t miss out on this unforgettable experience and book now to explore Delft with a local guide!

During this 2 hour tour we cover

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Delfts Blue Pottery

Delfts blue Pottery is world-famous and dates back from the golden age of Holland, discover the story behind this Dutch pottery
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Johannes Vermeer

Discover the story of  The Girl with the pearl earring and the milkmaid. Does are some of the paintings from Vermeer  The world-class painter Delft is proud of!
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Life in Delft

Our Dutch guide will show you around the city center of Delft. How is life here in town? What are the best places for diner or a beer? 
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William of Orange

The Dutch father of the fatherland, William Orange is also known as the leader of the successful Dutch Revolt against Spain, which led to the Royal family from Orange of Nassau and the Dutch Republic

The famous Dutch historian and writer Greet Mak called Delft a ‘lining viewing box, full of canals and picturesque corners’. The perfect description for one of Holland’s most delightful places, with beautiful bitty bridges and quirky quays, built on an intrinsic water network.

Delft is about as old as Amsterdam and rose to become one of the bigger cities of Holland in the 14th century. Being the biggest beer brewer back in the day, its liquid golden history is still honored today by its numerous small breweries.

The city centre of Delft is quaint and easy to explore, with its old city walls containing much of its original allure. Its limited accessibility for cars makes Delft perfect for a Free Walking Tour. Give us 2 hours of your time and we will give the highlights of this wonderful city and its hidden gems and hotspots.

Delft boasts a rich history, rooted in the murder of William the Silent, the father of our fatherland. It is the birthplace of Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, who invented the microscope and the origin of the iconic Delfts Blue pottery, a factory that has retained its original charm from 1653. This is not just a history tour, our guide will also introduce you with life in the city today. The Technical University of Delft has one of the largest campuses in the world, which is why this student city is chock full of bars and restaurants that cater to every budget.

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