Every Wednesday afternoon in August and September guides take you along the highlights in the city of Leeuwarden. The tours are in five different languages:

  • 3rd, 10th , 17th , 24th  and 31st of august:  English tours
  • 7th of September:  Russian tour
  • 14th of September: Chinese tour
  • 21st of September: German tour
  • 28th of September:  French tour

Start: 14:00h in the Historische Centrum Leeuwarden/HCL (Groeneweg 1). Length: between 1,5 and 2 hours. Max. number of participants: 25. Costs: none, but  a voluntary contribution will be appreciated by the guide.  Registration is possible, but  not necessary. Organization: HCL

HCL-guide Huishan Jin (left)
HCL-guide Huishan Jin (left)

The team of city guides of the HCL has been expanded with a Chinese and Russian guide. Huishan Jin (student Stenden University) takes care of the Chinese city tours. The Russian city tours will be guided by Galina Pigarova Tot. These two city tours are a welcome  expansion of our current offer with English, French and German tour guides.

This summer a French and German version of the book: ‘City tours Leeuwarden’ will appear. A tour along  Highlights in the monumental centre of Leeuwarden. In the run up to European Capital of Culture a strong increase of foreign tourists is expected who want to explore the city of Leeuwarden.