Utrecht in the heart of the Netherlands is such a charming city that you should not miss it. A diocese of many bishops in the middle ages, a flourishing university city today, Utrecht witnessed quite some history through the centuries. It all started when the Romans settled here and erected a fort.
A city walk through Utrecht shows you what happened where and when and leads you to the most beautiful and impressive sights in the centre, Among them the cathedral (the Dom church) with its medieval cloisters (Pandhof), the lifelines of the town, the old canal and new canal (Oudegracht and Nieuwegracht), alleys and convents, important churches like those of the famous Utrecht "kerkenkruis", a cross of four churches around the cathedral, special buildings or hidden courtyards. You will discover the character of Utrecht and hear surprising local stories.
Book a guided city tour and have your private tour guide explain Utrecht to you
You prefer a city tour on a special subject? Choose from subjects like Utrecht in the Golden Age, a city walk along hidden treasures in Utrecht or a walk through Utrecht in the footsteps of the father of the Utrecht school of painting, Abraham Bloemaert. Also, combinations of these or special arrangements can be agreed.