GUIDOR, the Dutch National Guides’ Association

Guidor is the only association representing professionally qualified guides in the Netherlands. All our 140 registered guides have the national diploma and /or certificate for the profession to be a guide. These guides are reliable, informative, and professional and take pride in introducing visitors to the various aspects of Dutch life, culture, history, art and much more.

Guides are available for

  • Tour Operators, Private groups, Individuals
  • Coach tours, walking and cycling tours
  • Museum and art gallery visits
  • Thematic tours
  • Conference excursions
  • Incentive groups
  • Sightseeing tours by coach, private vehicle, canal boat or any other means of transport.Furthermore, many of our guides are specialised in such fields as agriculture, horticulture, water management, history, art history and many more.

Guidor tries to assign a guide to fit with your wishes.

Guidor represents quality

After their initial training, all guides take extremely demanding examinations to test their knowledge of the Netherlands and their foreign language skills. Guidor can provide guiding services in 20 different languages – including Russian, Swedish, Arabic, Czech, Afrikaans.
Every year Guidor offers training courses to upgrade guides’ professional knowledge and skills to the highest level.

External contacts

Guidor is well astablished as the market leader for guiding services in the Netherlands and, for more than 60 years, has played an active role in partnership with:

  • Amsterdam Marketing
  • Amsterdam Tourism & Congres Bureau (ATCB)
  • World Federation of Tourist Guides’ Associations (WFTGA)
  • Féderation Européenne des Guides Tourisiques, FEG



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Guides for…..

Guidor guides can be assigned for:

  • Coach tours, guided walks, canal cruises, private car and bicycle tours, all-in various cities and regions of the Netherlands
  • Visits to museums and art galleries
  • Guided tours with a specific theme ( eg. The Golden Age; The trading spirit of the Dutch; Modern Architecture).

Of course, do feel free to suggest your own interests and ideas , when booking your guide.

Questions or more information?

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Contact Guidor

  • Leidseplein 33
        1017 PS Amsterdam
  • 0031-20-6270006


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