Would you like to discover Delft and all the things worth knowing about the city? Why not go on a tour led by one of our guides? You will discover the most beautiful historic sights and hidden gems of Delft!

We have listed the best guided tours in Delft for you below. Would you like more information? Come and see us at the Tourist Office (VVV Delft, Stationsplein 7).

  • De trompetstraat in Delft
  • Grachten van Delft
  • Het Blauwe Hart Delft
Would you like to discover Delft together with your family or colleagues? The guides of Gilde Delft, Happy Tours, Explore Delft, DoDelft, Discover Delft and Gidsenservice Delft will be glad to accommodate your wishes!


Have you always wanted to know why William of Orange was buried in Delft? Or how Delft could be a Dutch East India Company city without having its own port? Walk through Delft with an enthusiastic Day Tours guide and you will find out!

Days: Friday and Saturday
Time: 1pm to 2pm
Charge: €9.95 per person
Language: Dutch and English
Starts from: entrance New Church
You can register via the website or send an email.

Tip: Happy Day Tours also offers an audio tour about Vermeer that you can walk on your own.


At Discover Delft, you can explore the city centre with a passionate local guide. Walking through the city, you will see its historic highlights and discover the interesting and funny stories behind them. After this tour, you'll know more of Delft than the average local!

Duration: 2 hoursCharge: € 50 + € 9.95 p.p.

Language: English, Dutch or GermanStart and end: Markt Square

Sign up through the website or send an email.

At Discover Delft you can also book combination tours with The Hague and Rotterdam, or request a custom experience.


You can arrange a walking, cycling or evening tour through Delft via Explore Delft. The tour can be combined with other activities such as a high tea or a boat tour. Or perhaps you have a specific destination in mind? Explore Delft will be delighted to put together a perfect tailor-made tour for you.

Charge: prices per guide: for 1 hour €80, 1 ½ hours €115, 2 hours €145.
Language: Dutch, English, German, French, Italian and Spanish.
Registration via the website

Explore Delft


Gidsenservice Delft offers an enjoyable city walk for your own group (maximum of 25 participants). Together with your friends, family or colleagues, you walk to all the highlights of Delft and get to know the city in a relaxed and informal manner.

Charge: From €60 per guide (1 hour)
Language: Dutch, English, French, Spanish
Registration via the website


The city walks offered by Do Delft are informative, sometimes practical, but always relaxed and friendly. No matter the season, Do Delft always surprises you with an instructive city walk.

Charge: 1 hour €65 per group, 1.5 hours €90 per group, 2 hours €103 per group

Language: Dutch

Registration: via the website


Would you prefer to explore the city on your own? You can purchase two inspiring walking routes at Delft Tourist Office. The Delft Tourist Office historic tour includes a written description and a map showing the route through Delft. The Vermeer walk takes you to locations that played an important role in Vermeer’s life, such as the house on Voldersgracht where he was born.

Or you can use your smartphone to display routes on our online walking route page. Follow in the footsteps of Antoni van Leeuwenhoek and find out more about the life of the man who discovered microbiology. Or walk between the imposing buildings of the former Technical College that were built between 1895 and 1945. You can also learn all about the city’s famous Delft Blue pottery as you walk our ceramic route. Click here to select your choice of online route.


Discover the city on foot and by boat!

Day: Saturday (from April to November)
1pm: lunch at Gasterij ‘t Karrewiel
2.15pm: boat tour
3.30pm to 4.45pm: walk through the city led by a guide

Charge*: €30,75 for adults and €20.75 for children
Language: Dutch and English
Registration: via the website or send an email.

*The walk through the city with a guide costs €6.50 on its own.

Rondvaart Delft


Delft Holland Classic bicycle tour!
Get on your bike with a guide from Green Cow Bike Tours and discover the most beautiful spots in Delft. Find out where William of Orange lived and where Johannes Vermeer painted his most beautiful paintings. The tour includes a visit to the only windmill in Delft that still operates! After a visit to the historic centre, you cycle together leisurely through the most beautiful green areas of Midden-Delfland. Enjoy the tranquillity of nature, the water birds and the beautiful views! Finally, you pay a visit to Delft's innovative heart: the University of Technology (TU). Here, you learn all about the latest technical advances and developments in the field of sustainability.

Duration: 2.5 – 3 hours.
Price: from €28 per person (minimum of 4 participants)
When: can be booked from May 2023
Where: the tour starts and ends close to Delft station.
Contact: info@green-cow.nl or +31 (0)6 3872 0789 (telephone/WhatsApp)

More information is available on the website.

Bord met het tweede fietsroute knooppunt in het groen

Don't keep it all to yourself

Functional cookies are used to make Delft.com function properly. We use analytical cookies for website statistics. Marketing cookies are used to improve your website experience. You can adjust your cookie settings here. More information can be found in our cookie and privacy statement.

Cookie settings

These cookies are placed for optimal functioning of the website and to collect visitor statistics based on anonymised IP addresses.

These cookies are used by us and third parties to obtain marketing insights and create targeted offers.