Dutch design: shopping experience

Trendy shopping districts, vintage treasure troves, Dutch design and avocado stores!

  • Private &
    personalized

  • 3 hours

  • From
    €32.50  EUR
    per person
    based on 8 adults

  • Walking

  • Multiple languages available
    (including English)

Get your retail fix with one of our hosts on a personalized shopping experience in Amsterdam. 

With a city local by your side, you can be assured of finding the perfect stores to suit your style, taste and budget. As a city renowned for its creativity and quirk, shopping in Amsterdam is not only a pleasure, but a marvel.

Browse the ultra-trendy Negen Straatjes (Nine Streets), a treasure trove of concept stores, vintage shops and niche outlets.

Alternatively, head to the luxury boutiques in the grand Oud Zuid district, or the eclectic Haarlemmerdijk, where the best up-and-coming designers are making their mark on the fashion scene.

As you explore, chat your host about Dutch design and the latest trends in Amsterdam. They’ll know just the place to take you depending on what you like, and you’ll have the ultimate shopping buddy. Win, win!

  • Discover what contemporary Dutch style looks like and how it is unique

  • Allow your host to tailor the experience to fit your taste, budget and what you’d like to shop for

  • Buy clothing, homeware, and keepsakes that are classically Dutch or contemporary - up to you!

  • Shop like a local and enjoy the distinct energy of the respective neighborhood where you do your shopping

  • Visit concept stores, local designers’ unique boutiques, vintage shops, and niche food stores (we even hear there’s one dedicated only to avocados - yum!)

This experience will be personalized to you!

What’s included

  • Private and personalized experience
  • 3 hours with a host
  • Walking experience ( if required, your host can suggest public transport or private taxi options )
  • Hotel meet-up ( available on request for central location )

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Tickets to any attractions
  • Transportation costs
  • Gratuities (optional)

Your hotel/apartment or any other central location

Cancel 7 days before the experience for a full refund

How does it work?

  • 1 Tell us about you!

    Tell us about you!

    Once you book, fill in a quick questionnaire and tell us what you’d like from your experience.
  • 2 We match you with a host

    We introduce you to your perfect local

    Build your perfect experience together
  • 3 The best part!

    The best part!

    Experience the city like you would with a knowledgeable friend living there

If you’re unsure about what experience to book or would like more information on how it all works, just email me here. I or someone from our Customer Experience Team will get in touch so we can suggest the perfect personalized experience for you.

If you prefer to speak to someone, feel free to send us your WhatsApp or cell number and we’ll give you a call back.

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Reviews for this experience

Explor Amsterdam with local

Anna was an excellent host. She had a great itinerary that was perfect for us. We give Anna very high remarks on her personality and execution.

June 2018

Reviewed by Joumana S , hosted by Anna

Visit to the city

Nice experience, Riccardo is an attentive and friendly guide!

June 2017

Reviewed by Daniela C , hosted by Riccardo

Reviews for Amsterdam

Charming

Our host was charming and attentive. The pace of the tour was just right and we got to see places we would not have found on our own. Well worth the experience!

Reviewed by Simon P, hosted by Anna

Informational and engaging!

Our tour with Anna was perfect! She contacted us prior to our visit and she had a great plan prepared. As our day unfolded, we found that our interests changed and she created paths and conversations to follow our new ideas! She is a knowledgeable and engaging guide!

Reviewed by Virginia S, hosted by Anna

Best Sunday afternoon

We lucked out on the weather and Vincent was a terrific host. Wear comfortable shoes because you will see a lot of interesting places. Do NOT skip out on the apple pie.......EXCELLENT!!

Reviewed by Dale B, hosted by Vincent

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