- Private guide for a more personalized experience
- Great overview and orientation of the city
- Get inside tips from a local
- Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
The main square of the city is called Market. In the middle of the fan shaped square you will find the city hall. This building was constructed after the great cityfire in 1450 and is one of the oldest townhalls in the Netherlands. At the side of the building there is a carillion with a puppet performance about the cityrights granted to Gouda in 1272. Also at the square you will encounter the 17th century constructed weighing house. In this weighing house the famous Gouda Cheese was weighed for many centuries. Nowadays in the summertime (April – August) every Thursdaycmorning a cheesemarket takes place in Gouda.
South of the square you will see the famous Saint John church. This church is the longest church of the Netherlands,cmeasuring 123 meters. The church is best known for its beautiful stained glass windows.
One of the many highlights during your visit to Gouda will be the hidden gem of the Gouda museum, its amazing garden with many sculptures.
After the tour enjoy your ultimate treat: the local specialty “Stroopwafel”, a thin waffle filled with syrup. This is the best way to finish your tour: Zipping your coffee and eating a waffle in a local bakery. Enjoy!
- Professional guide
- Hotel/port pickup
- Entrance fees
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
- Gratuities (optional)
- Food and drinks
If cancelling less than 48 hours before the chosen start date no refund applies.