Rotterdam Gouda Walking Tour Excursion Reviews

The tiny town of Gouda in The Netherlands has more to offer than cheese! From the cruise port in Rotterdam, take a guided walking tour to learn about the area's medieval history and see sites like St. John's church and the Gothic town hall.
Good visit to cheese factory
Sail Date: April 2019
Good visit to cheese factory
Good visit to cheese factory Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Emerald Waterways
Would have liked to see cheese making.
Sail Date: March 2019
Would have liked to see cheese making.
Would have liked to see cheese making. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Avalon Waterways
Fun day, even with a bit of rain.
Sail Date: October 2018
Fun day, even with a bit of rain. Lots of delicious cheese!
Fun day, even with a bit of rain. Lots of delicious cheese! Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Seabourn Cruise Line
Wasn't expecting much of Rotterdam as knew it was a large port but was pleasantly surprised.
Sail Date: March 2018
Wasn't expecting much of Rotterdam as knew it was a large port but was pleasantly surprised. Some great architecture, ship docked by the stunning Erasmus Bridge. Markt Hall was worth a visit for an amazing selection of food. ... Read More
Wasn't expecting much of Rotterdam as knew it was a large port but was pleasantly surprised. Some great architecture, ship docked by the stunning Erasmus Bridge. Markt Hall was worth a visit for an amazing selection of food. Excursion to Gouda was well worthwhile, lovely town with very friendly residents that I would like to revisit. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines
Gouda was one of my very favorite stops - beautiful architecture, enjoyed the tour of the church, ...
Sail Date: March 2018
Gouda was one of my very favorite stops - beautiful architecture, enjoyed the tour of the church, cheese tasting and making our own stroopwaffels!
Gouda was one of my very favorite stops - beautiful architecture, enjoyed the tour of the church, cheese tasting and making our own stroopwaffels! Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: AmaWaterways
Even though we had booked a tour in english the guide only spoke german.
Sail Date: May 2017
Even though we had booked a tour in english the guide only spoke german. At the first stop we emediately contacted the guide and what a surprise he spoke very good english. He was extremely arrogant and very rude but we were given the rest ... Read More
Even though we had booked a tour in english the guide only spoke german. At the first stop we emediately contacted the guide and what a surprise he spoke very good english. He was extremely arrogant and very rude but we were given the rest of the tour guided in english. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: MSC Cruises
Again the local tour guide liked to speak German and not English as supposed to do.
Sail Date: May 2017
Again the local tour guide liked to speak German and not English as supposed to do. After some complains, he switched to English on the way back. A very arrogant attitude from the guide.The Gouda city is very dutch on the positive side.
Again the local tour guide liked to speak German and not English as supposed to do. After some complains, he switched to English on the way back. A very arrogant attitude from the guide.The Gouda city is very dutch on the positive side. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: MSC Cruises
Good walking tour.
Sail Date: April 2017
Good walking tour. Plenty of free time. Good tour guide who had to deal with cranky people
Good walking tour. Plenty of free time. Good tour guide who had to deal with cranky people Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Norwegian Cruise Line
Excursion was on a Sunday, when the shops are closed in the morning.
Sail Date: April 2017
Excursion was on a Sunday, when the shops are closed in the morning. We had to get back on the bus at noon so we missed this activity.
Excursion was on a Sunday, when the shops are closed in the morning. We had to get back on the bus at noon so we missed this activity. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Norwegian Cruise Line
Carly took the cheese tour (I slept in) and it was terrific.
Sail Date: April 2017
Carly took the cheese tour (I slept in) and it was terrific. Probably more than she wanted to know about raising milk cows and breeding. LOL
Carly took the cheese tour (I slept in) and it was terrific. Probably more than she wanted to know about raising milk cows and breeding. LOL Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Viking River Cruises
Even though this was a ship's tour we were split into smaller groups.
Sail Date: July 2016
Even though this was a ship's tour we were split into smaller groups. Very good guide. Enjoyed the tour.
Even though this was a ship's tour we were split into smaller groups. Very good guide. Enjoyed the tour. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Oceania Cruises
Got us into Holland; great guide.
Sail Date: September 2015
Got us into Holland; great guide. Cheese tasting was fine (not a highlight). We also went on our own to Amsterdam. Armed with the Rick Steve's info and insights from friends, we took the train, visited the Rijksmuseum (just ... Read More
Got us into Holland; great guide. Cheese tasting was fine (not a highlight). We also went on our own to Amsterdam. Armed with the Rick Steve's info and insights from friends, we took the train, visited the Rijksmuseum (just awesome) Red Light district, canals. Loved. Warning: train station tickets dispensaries wouldn't take US credit debit cards without pin numbers. We finally got our debit card to go through CHASE. Read Less
Shore Excursion Provider: Princess Cruises