Free Tour discover the Red Light District of Amsterdam in 1.5h

Duration: 1h and 30min
Guru: Baiana
Quality Verified Registered on October 04, 2021

Hello, nice to meet you! My name is Baiana and I am an inveterate traveler. I have studied Literature and Tourism, and I am lucky enough to be able to dedicate myself, 3 years ago, to what I am passionate about, sharing with you the wonderful things of Amsterdam.

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Get to know the vibe of the Red Light District in Amsterdam, a controversial, dark, fun neighborhood , but above all, unique in the world. On this tour we will see how the liberalism of the city is present in each of its nooks and crannies. We will talk about the history of prostitution and the origins of the Red Light District , the subsequent legalization and current regulations, the hottest live erotic shows , the nightlife, the liberal nightclubs and the Coffee Shops , which have given it worldwide fame.

Tour content:

  • History and origins of the Red Light District.
  • Legalization of prostitution.
  • Working conditions and current regulations.
  • Space, health and safety.
  • Sectorization of the Red Light District.
  • Pimping in the Netherlands.
  • Booths vs Brothels.
  • 5D porn cinema.
  • Liberal nightclubs and theme parties.
  • Oude Kerk.
  • Belle statue.
  • The historic Warmoesstraat.
  • Prostitution Information Center.
  • Mariska Major.
  • erotic sculptures.
  • Condomerie, the first store specializing in condoms.
  • Sex shops and sadomasochistic stores.

In this tour I intend to answer all your questions and curiosities. How and why is prostitution legalized in the Netherlands? What are the working conditions, safety and health of sex workers? Are they all autonomous? Who is in a situation of dependency and why? Types and values of services in the red light district of Amsterdam? Is there male sex work? Is this the only Red Light District that exists? Marijuana is legal?

Sign up for this tour to get to know the fundamentals and practice of one of the most liberal and therefore controversial neighborhoods in the world, I will be delighted to meet you!!

Important information for the traveler:

* On this tour groups larger than 4 people are not accepted.
* This tour of the Red Light District avoids walking past the sex worker booths.
* The Amsterdam City Council has imposed a Tourist Tax of €1.50 per adult for each tourist activity carried out in the city. This must be paid before starting the tour and is independent of the collaboration for your guide.

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  • Meeting point:
    Dam, 1012 JL Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Dam, 1012 JL Amsterdam, Netherlands
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    I will be in Dam Square, next to the National Monument. I will carry a cork backpack.

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Daria 02 Jun 2022
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Travelled alone - May 2022
Thanks a lot to Baiana! Eres la Mejor! :) I appreciate her positive mood during the tour! Would definitely recommend this tour with her!
Este... 29 May 2022
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Travelled in couple - May 2022
Un tour super recomendable. Muy divertido e interesante. Te desvela todas las curiosidades que siempre suscita este barrio tan conocido. ¡Muchas gracias a Baiana! ¡Fue una experiencia genial!
Lucia 28 May 2022
Mexico City
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Travelled in couple - May 2022
Baiana es súper linda, amena y comparte info interesante durante el tour👌🏻👌🏻
Jose... 27 May 2022
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Travelled in group - May 2022
Fue una experiencia espectacular! Nos dejo a todos entretenidos constantemente y nos ayudo a naufragar este barrio tan Unico y particular que tiene Ámsterdam con la atmósfera perfecta! Muy recomendable
Micaela 26 May 2022
Las Piedras
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Travelled in couple - May 2022
Baiana es muy cálida, divertida y amable. Cuenta y explica el origen, historia y actualidad del barrio rojo con claridad, humor y mucho respeto.
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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 4 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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