Groningen Walking Tour
Comfortable shoes, a sunny day and a professional tour guide who knows all the corners of the city is all that you need for your Groningen Walking Tour in the head-town of northern Holland!
Groningen is not a well-known city and is therefore not very touristy: with a relaxing stroll in the uncrowded historic center, you’ll be able appreciate at best its canals, monuments, gardens and churches.
Discover the most important points of interest in Groningen and their history while listening to the stories of your local expert guide: while walking and looking around, you’ll be able to feel the most authentic atmosphere of the city, to stop whenever you want to admire its wonders, and to ask questions about local life and the most hidden curiosities.
Get enchanted by the colorful Grote Markt, the main square overlooked by the ancient town-hall and the Martini Kerk, the magnificent Gothic cathedral dedicated to Saint Martin: climb to the top of the Martini Tower and enjoy the breathtaking view while listening to the sound of the carillon! Lots of historical buildings bear witness to the great past of Groningen, such as the Groudkantoor (the “gold office”) and the Huis Cardinaal with its Renaissance façade decorated with reliefs.
Your journey may continue among the unexpected collections of the Groninger Museum, a workart itself for its spectacular Italian modern design reflecting in the water, or maybe in the luxuriant nature of the splendid Hortus Haren, the oldest botanic garden in the Netherlands where you can enjoy the peace of fifteen 18th-century gardens, all different from each other!
On Evolved Guide each guide has customized his/her Groningen Walking Tour according to his/her own experience and knowledge, creating for you different itineraries to choose from with different attractions, durations, dates, departure times and prices. Find in the list below the perfect one for you and go back home with the unique experience of your certified tour guide by Evolved Guide!