Amsterdam is home to some of the finest artisan chocolate shops in the world. Join us on an Amsterdam Chocolate Day to discover these delicious sweet shops!
We all love chocolate! Now you can discover how fine chocolate has been a specialty of Amsterdam for hundreds of years. The FunAmsterdam Amsterdam Chocolate Day is the perfect way to indulge your sweet tooth!
Our 3-hour Amsterdam Chocolate Day tour will begin with you meeting your guide. They will give you a brief talk on the history of chocolate in Amsterdam. Your guide will be able to answer all of your questions and will be experienced and passionate about Amsterdam chocolate! You will visit 3 different chocolate shops that are among the best in the city. At two of these shops the group will be offered free samples of chocolate. At one you can try a workshop that gives you the chance to see how chocolate is made here in Amsterdam! The tour ends in a cozy venue where you will be treated to a hot drink and given the chance to try your samples.
Amsterdam is one of the top European destinations for chocolate lovers, and the Amsterdam chocolate day is a great way to discover why!
It’s a little known fact that Amsterdam is one of the greatest destinations in Europe for chocolate lovers. But it’s true! Every day is an Amsterdam Chocolate Day here in the city. Cities such as Brussels or Paris often overshadow Amsterdam’s chocolatiers. Amsterdam’s delightful chocolate shops are almost a secret!
Cocoa was first introduced to Europe in the sixteenth century. Considered a rare delicacy, it was typically served in European Royal courts. Today Amsterdam is the main global port for cocoa! Since the nineteenth century chocolate became increasingly cheaper and as a result wildly popular. But we all know that already – after all, who doesn’t love chocolate?