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Schiedam and Gin Tasting | AHM8

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Schiedam and Gin Tasting

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Starting from £112.85 GBP / Adult
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Experience the sights, smells, and flavors of the quaint historic village of Schiedam. Begin your journey with a drive to charming Schiedam, where you meet with a local guide who takes you to the "Waag," the historic weighing house. Imagine the eerie witch trials that used to take place there in the 16th century, as you view the weighing pans that now only weigh jenever berries and other goods. Listen to your guide explain fascinating details about gin with anecdotes. Walk the long historic harbor toward the National Jenever Museum, where you get a unique look at the distillery, which dates back to the 16th century, and enjoy the scents and tastes of several Schiedam's gins. After your visit, it’s high time to sit back and sip on a proper Copa Gin and Tonic with a snack.
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  • Admire the picturesque town of Schiedam with its charming canals, windmills, and historic weighing house, where your guide shares details and stories about gin production.
  • Visit the National Jenever Museum to view the distillery, and learn the proper way to smell and sample several of the city’s famous gins.
  • Head to a delightful restaurant where you can indulge in a Copa de Gin and Tonic and some authentic nibbles.
What to Bring:Show
  • KeyCard and photo ID
  • Local Currency
  • Camera
What to Wear:Show
  • Warm, layered clothing
  • Comfortable walking shoes
Important Notes:Show
  • There is walking distances and periods of standing.
  • Minimum drinking age in the Netherlands is 18 years.
  • Wheelchair guests must be able to enter/exit the coach independently. Tour coaches are not wheelchair accessible.
  • If the coach has seatbelts, you are required to wear them.
Location Rotterdam, Netherlands Rotterdam, Netherlands
Tour Code AHM8 AHM8
Duration3.50 Hours 3.50 Hours
Activity Level#Medium #Medium
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