Holland-Cycling.com - banner

Holland-Cycling.com is an internet guide to cycling in Holland. We do not organise guided tours ourselves. To help you on your way, we made a selection of the most popular guided tours offered by Dutch tour operators. The information on this page is provided by the tour operator.

Exploring the unique Dutch landscape

During the tour ‘The Prologue’ you will cycle through rural areas and the beautiful nature reserve Waterland, where you can see dikes, mills and lakes. You will cycle through idyllic fishing villages such as Broek in Waterland and Ransdorp. ‘The Prologue’ is an exploration dive into the unique Dutch landscape’

Amsterdam Small Tour – ‘The Prologue’

Tour operator: Tour de Amsterdam
Location: Amsterdam
Departure point: Amsterdam, Buiksloterweg 1
Duration / distance: 1,5 to 2 hrs (30 km)
Languages: English, Dutch
Price: €35 p.p.

Contact Tour de Amsterdam

Use this form to contact the tour operator about reservations, prices and booking. Your name and email will not be used by Holland-Cycling.com to send you unwanted messages. You will receive a copy of this email.

Subject: Amsterdam Small Tour – ‘The Prologue’ - Tour de Amsterdam
Your name:
Your email:
Your phone:
Country Code: Number: (optional)
Preferred dates:
From   to   (optional)
Number of people:
Type the first four characters of your e-mail address:

This bike tour starts daily at 10 a.m. during the cycling season (1 April to 31 October).


The tours of Tour de Amsterdam will be adjusted to the level of the group (max. 10 people). We do expect a basic level of physical fitness and an average cycling speed of at least 20 km/hr. During the tour, there are several opportunities for the more experienced cyclists to accelerate.

Racing bike and helmet

Tour de Amsterdam provides a racing bike, a helmet and a waterbottle. You can choose between several kinds of pedals: SPD, SPD-SL, toeclip and regular pedals. When your booking is confirmed, you will be asked to send us information about your height and helmet size. That way, we can ensure that you have the right materials at your disposal during the tour.


We advise you to wear sportswear and sports shoes. There are no shower facilities or cloakrooms at the start and finish of the tour. We also recommend bringing a snack as there is no lunch break.


You can hand over your belongings to the guide at the start of the tour. He will keep these in a locked car. We advise against bringing valuables as the car will not be guarded during the tour. Tour de Amsterdam will not be held responsible for any loss or damage of personal belongings.


There will be several breaks during the tour to do sightseeing and to make pictures. In addition to these breaks, there are a few opportunities to refill your waterbottle and to visit the toilet.

Start and finish

All tours start and finish near the ferry to Buikslotermeer behind Amsterdam Central Station. This ferry is free of charge and takes us across the IJ, where the tour starts.

Amsterdam Small Tour – ‘The Prologue’ photo nr. 1
Amsterdam Small Tour – ‘The Prologue’ photo nr. 1

The information on this page has been provided by the tour operator. Please contact the tour operator via our contact form to get the most up-to-date information.

Is this not the tour you're looking for?
See all guided tours »»