Delft pottery and The Hague city tour: Come along for a fascinating day of Dutch tradition and culture that includes a visit to the famous town of Delft. The Kingdom of the Netherlands is one of the European capitals of the arts of our times, and on this special sightseeing tour you will not only contemplate some of its most important landmarks, you will also discover its traditional hand painted pottery.
Let the adventure begin by paying a visit to a delft workshop. Once there, you will be invited to delve into the charming little building and admire countless pieces of delicately hand-painted Delftware. Your knowledgeable guide will tell you all the interesting facts and history about this quaint form of art.
After that incursion into the curious world of pottery, begin your big building sightseeing tour. Make your way to see all of the most important buildings of The Hague, wherein sits the Dutch Government. After exploring it and learning about the many institutions that operate inside, continue to admire the Houses of Parliament and the Peace Palace.
But even after enjoying the highlights of this tour, the wonders are far from over. We will drive you back to Amsterdam via scenic Scheveningen, a resort well known for its lovely long beaches and promenades.
This is the ideal sightseeing tour; it includes the three key ingredients you need to make a good tour: culture, important edifices and breath-taking views.
Meeting/pick-up point: No. 26 Damrak, 300 metres from Central Station.
Duration: Five to six hours.
Start/opening time: At 2.45pm.
Others: Ticket to Madurodam included.