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Kim T

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
July 2013

This tour was our favourite part of our trip, and our favourite part of Amsterdam. It was so fun, and just so relaxing and beautiful. Our guide was great.

Paul M

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
July 2013

Great bike tour..a highlite of our week in Amsterdam. The guide was very informative, and the scenery was unique. A fun "must do" when in Amsterdam.

Julie Z

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
June 2013

Fabulous bike tour. I was concerned about fitness level required but there was no problem. It was a very leisurely ride with frequent stops. Our guide was very knowledgeable and friendly. Amsterdam really turned on beautiful weather for us and we had a magnificent morning.
Highly recommended...

Joydeep Das United Kingdom

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
May 2013

The tour was sensational and had one of the best sightseeing of the city thanks to the tour route and our guide Emma who was a rockstar throughout! Must recommend for anyone new or wud like to explore the countryside on cycle:)

Zach M USA

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
October 2012

The tour was a good value. We were concerned that they would not have variable bike sizes. However, they have many different sized bikes for people of different heights. The bikes have back pedal brake and are one speed. The tour guide was excellent and spent extra time taking us to the top of a church in a small village.

Christopher M

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
September 2012

Brilliant day out, our guide Thomas was exceptional.

Dylan T

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
September 2012

A great way to spend a few hours. Note that it's not too taxing, so is best for those after a relaxing countryside ride rather than those who want a physical challenge. It's amazing how peaceful the area and the villages are, given that you're only just outside central Amsterdam!

Peggy K

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
September 2012

We thoroughly enjoyed our Dutch Villages and Countryside tour. Our guide David was excellent at getting us acquainted with our bikes and leading us safely through the city traffic and over to to North Amsterdam.. Once there, he set a very good pace for the group and described the various sites as we went along. The lunch spot had very good food and a good selection of beers which is always good. I would recommend this tour to friends.Good job!

William B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
July 2012

The Guide was great. Unfortunately, my Bike had a flat that could not be repaired after the first half hour. They refunded my money after doing everything to fix the problem. They were a first class group from beginning to end.

James L

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
June 2012

Great trip and the perfect option for Amsterdam bike riding if you're a little unsure of navigating the inner city with traffic you're not quite used to.

David our guide was a really nice guy and answered any of our questions no matter what was asked.

Ride wasn't too taxing even though the wind was blowing quite heavily and the Amsterdam country is beautiful with friendly inhabitants abound.

With so much to see and do in Amsterdam I'd recommend this right up there at the top of the list.

Davi M da S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
June 2012

Excelent program. The guide was very reliable and yet funny, we like a lot.

JENNIFER C South Africa

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
May 2012

Had the most wonderful time. Our tour was just great. He is very knowelagble and personality was great. The bike were ready and it was just my husband and me on the tour which I was so glad that they did not cancell it as this tour is a MUST when you are in Amsterdam as the country side is beautifull. Mant thanks and IF we every go back to Amsterdam will do the bike tour again. Many thanks.


5 star rating: Highly Recommended
May 2012

This bike tour was terrific! Our guide, Jelte, was very informative and friendly. This was a welcome escape from the busy streets of Amsterdam, so glad we did it. Highly recommend it, the only drawback was some unexpected mosquito swarms but Jelte got us away from them as quickly as possible.


5 star rating: Highly Recommended
November 2011

A perfect blue sky, friendly companions, and a knowledgeable guide – what else could you ask for on a Dutch Villages and Countryside Bike tour? We were worried that we wouldn’t be able to keep up on a 30-km bike ride, but the guide went at a leisurely pace and anyone in reasonable shape would be able to enjoy this experience without any stress or strain. A few tips to make your trip more fun: 1) Map out the location of the Yellow Bike office before you go 2) Arrive at the Yellow Bike office 15 minutes early to get your bike and find your group 3) Bring water, sunglasses, a hat and a light jacket no matter what the weather looks like (your bike will easily hold a small backpack on the front or back)

Note from Viator: This review was written by Betsy Talbot, who wrote a complete summary of the Dutch Villages and Countryside Bike Tour (with video!) on the Viator Travel Blog.


5 star rating: Highly Recommended
September 2011

This is the only tour worth the money I paid, the country side of amsterdam is beautiful and the tour leader was very nice and friendly.

Crystal B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
August 2011

This trip was amazing! It was a great chance to get out of the city and to see the countryside. We had plenty of opportunities to stop and take pictures, the guides were very friendly and gave us lots of information about the areas we went to, and it was all around a great time. My group was very happy that we took the time to take the tour.

Susan M USA

5 star rating: Highly Recommended
July 2011

Beautiful way to see the countryside and also to take a break from the museums and get a little exercise at the same time Loved it!


4 star rating: Recommended
September 2015

It rained all day. the tour was very good despite the weather. Lunch was excellent. The guide was very good and well informed. If you want to see the country side, this is good tour to do.

Joanne G

4 star rating: Recommended
August 2015

This 4-hour tour took us outside of Amsterdam, north to the countryside it doesn't take long to get into the countryside from Amsterdam. It is not an intense, fast-paced bike ride, but more of a leisurely tour through the countryside, along canals, passing through small villages, with occasional stops along the way. Our tour guide provided lots of history of the area, and we also stopped for a small snack about halfway through the tour. A great way to spend a Saturday morning!


4 star rating: Recommended
August 2015

This was a nice bike tour. A fair amount of biking, but not extreme by any stretch. Our guide was professional and friendly. The Dutch countryside is charming. my teenage kids thought it was a little boring though.


4 star rating: Recommended
September 2014

Very relaxing ride away from the hustle and bustle of the city!

John G

4 star rating: Recommended
August 2014

Enjoyed getting out of the city and seeing the unusual countryside. The villages were very charming. The old fishing village of Durgerdam was cute but be careful what you order at De Oude Taveerne. We ordered 2 beers and a shrimp cocktail that ended up costing us €35 (turned out waitress misunderstood us and brought 2 shrimp cocktails.) We were really disappointed with the shrimp cocktails - smallest shrimp we have ever had in a shrimp cocktail. Maybe the Dutch do it differently. Our ride mapped out to be closer to 14 miles than the advertised 21 but it still took us 4 hours. Maybe we rode slower or stopped and talked longer. In any event we still enjoyed the tour. Niger was a very good guide.

Ashok Lucio D

4 star rating: Recommended
July 2014

We were in a group of around 10 people. Very interesting way to see the Amsterdam country side. Our guide Elke was informative and fun and had some nice stories. We rode through quaint villages and lovely stretches of Dutch countryside.
The lunch break was about 25 mins at a traditional Dutch restaurant. A must do once in Amsterdam.

graeme m

4 star rating: Recommended
December 2013

Excellent day trip with lovely scenery and friendly guide.

Paul G

4 star rating: Recommended
August 2013

Enthusiastic guide, well informed, lovely setting, gentle pace (apart from the heat). Enjoyed it

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