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Utrecht free tour

Duration: 2h
Languages: English, Spanish
Guru: Will
Quality Verified Registered on December 11, 2022

Hello everyone! I'm Will, founder of Trajectour 😊 My story with tours started 10 years ago when my love for communication lead me to show different cities and activities both in South America and Europe. I moved to the Netherlands almost 5 years ago, and Utrecht stole my heart right away. It had everything in perfect balance! it's an old city with a really nice fresh vibe; big, but as charming as a small village; busy, but always offering fun things to do: so cute and well decorated, yet so honest and authentic. I worked as guide in different places in the Netherlands, and as you could imagine, no chances for me to be a tour guide when pandemic started. I refuse to stop discovering the city, and I started to work as courier inspector for a delivery company, which allowed me to ace my biking skills, see all the behind the scenes from Utrecht bar and restaurants, and most importantly discover every little corner of the city both geographically and historically. I love this city and I want to share this passion with you by showing places and stories that make utrecht, Utrecht. Looking forward to meeting you and having tons of fun. Your guru, Will.

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

Tour description

Trajectum is the name of a small Roman fort built in 50 AD to mark and protect the northern border of the empire. Together with this fort the history of this wonderful city called Utrecht begins to be written.

How did that small fort become one of the most modern and innovative cities in the Netherlands and all of Europe?

Join me on this walk, let's answer this and many more questions together and enjoy the most beautiful and interesting places that a city so full of history has to offer.

Don't let its age fool you! This place I call home continues to be a vibrant and lively city with a huge variety of cultural, recreational and gastronomic offerings that you cannot miss.

I'll wait for you at Vredenburg Square (at the intersection of Vlaamse Toren and Hollandse Toren) a few meters from the bus stop with the same name.

Remember, this is a drama-free tour, so alcohol, drugs or any type of offensive behavior towards group members or the inhabitants of Utrecht is not accepted.

I am very excited to meet you and create memorable moments together.

Greetings,
Will 🌷

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  • Meeting point:
    Hollandse Toren 9, 3511 BR Utrecht, N...
    Hollandse Toren 9, 3511 BR Utrecht, Netherlands
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    I'll wait for you at Vredenburg Square. Between Zara man and the Sting

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

4.87
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(249 ratings)
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Professionalism
4.91
Fun
4.83
Expression
4.83
Quality
4.85
Route
4.8
Ziv Zeldin 15 Jul 2024
Tel Aviv-Yafo

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Travelled alone - Jul 2024
What an amazing tour! Will is a great guy, knows a lot, loves the city, I had a perfect time with him
Millie 15 Jul 2024
Groningen

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Travelled in couple - Jul 2024
We loved having Will as a tour guide. He was jovial, funny and informative. He takes you on an adventure through Utrecht, learning about its colourful history and rich culture. He is also helpful after the tour, texting you recommendations of other places to visit in the town. Highly recommend!
Carlos 11 Jul 2024
Starnberg

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Travelled in group - Jul 2024
Muy buen tour de preferencia como primera aproximación a la ciudad. Will sabe poner la ciudad en contexto y dar un buen entendimiento de su historia y sus detalles escondidos.
José 11 Jul 2024
Guadalajara

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Travelled in group - Jul 2024
Will se mostró como todo un profesional del ramo. Es elocuente y conocedor de la información que muestra, además manifiesta cariño por Utrech. Es muy conciente de las dudas y necesidades de los participantes. Sin duda que tomaría otro tour guiado por él.
Kate 21 Jun 2024
London

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Travelled in couple - Jun 2024
The tour guide Will knows lots of interesting information about Utrecht, and answers questions with lots of detail. A great communicator in English. 2 hours well-spent.
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Who is this tour for?

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

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 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.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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