Your morning or afternoon in Groningen starts at your hotel or if you travel to Groningen from elsewhere at the train station. Set off in a relaxing pace to make sure you really get to see, feel and learn all about this town.
Groningen is known as a lively university city. The city has the youngest average population in the Netherlands. It has a long and turbulent history, which becomes evident from the historic warehouses, courts and buildings.
Groningen is also a city with nerve, with the most numerous examples of innovative architecture within its boundaries. In addition, it was once proclaimed as the city with the best city centre in the Netherlands because of its charm. Experience all of this and explore Groningen with your personal guide. During the tour you will climb the Martini tower, Groningen’s landmark for over 500 years and offering a splendid view over the city.
The Martini tower is the highest church steeple in the city of Groningen and the bell tower of the Martini Church. The citizens of Groningen call their tower d'Olle Grieze, meaning the old grey one in the local dialect.
Discover the city of Groningen with your own eyes and walk through this lively university city.
If your hotel is situated in downtown Groningen, your guide will pick you up at your hotel. Please provide details at time of booking. Otherwise your guide will await you by the ticket shop at the train station holding a sign with your name.
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Our guide was very friendly and very knowledgable about the history of the city. He was happy to answer all of our questions and show us everything we wanted to see.
This customizable private walking tour of Groningen will show many of its highlights from a local perspective. Explore the town in 2 hours bypassing historical monuments such as the Martini tower and the Groninger Museum. In addition to all the sights, your personal Groningen guide will reveal the city’s unique character, teach you local history and culture, and give you insider’s tips about great local restaurants, shops, attractions, activities, public transport and more.