7 Ideas for the Craziest Amsterdam Bachelor Party

Plan the ultimate Amsterdam bachelor party with our list of 7 crazy ideas, including adventurous activities and party experiences for a legendary celebration.
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Blog Published February 2, 2023
Edited March 29, 2024

The countdown to the big day has started, and as the best man, it’s your responsibility to ensure the groom-to-be has an unforgettable bachelor party in Amsterdam

Amsterdam, the city of canals, culture, and hedonism, is a top destination for bachelor parties. With its wild nightlife, quirky attractions, and relaxed substance-consumption laws, it’s no wonder why so many soon-to-be-married men flock here for their last hurrah. But, with so many options, it can be hard to choose the perfect itinerary.


At the end of the day, the goal of any bachelor party is to make memories that will last a lifetime. With our list of 7 ideas for the craziest Amsterdam bachelor party, you’ll be able to do just that. Whether you’re looking for a wild night out or a more relaxed cultural experience, this post covers it all. 

From thrilling activities to once-in-a-lifetime experiences, these ideas will make your Amsterdam bachelor party unforgettable.

1. Red Light District Pub Crawl

Amsterdam’s Red Light District is famous for its unique nightlife, and there’s no better way to experience it than on a pub crawl. You can join a group of like-minded travelers as you wander through the district’s lively streets, stopping at some of the district’s best pubs along the way.

Red Light District Pub Crawl
Red Light District Pub Crawl

From dive bars with a local vibe to trendy clubs packed with tourists, you can see a variety of atmospheres and taste what the Red Light District has to offer.

With drinks aplenty and wild party guides on hand, you’re sure to have a memorable night at Red Light District Pub Crawl.

2. Party Booze Cruise

Picture yourself and your bachelor party group on a boat cruising through the picturesque canals of Amsterdam. The fresh air, the beautiful scenery, and the good company really make for an unforgettable experience. With Amsterdam’s iconic landmarks passing by, your bachelor party can admire the city’s beauty from a new perspective on Party Booze Cruise.

Party Booze Cruise

Visitors of the boat are treated to an endless flow of drinks while they are free to chat among themselves and enjoy the whole experience – basically a match made in heaven for a group of lads out on their last bender together.

3. Heineken Experience

You can take a trip down memory lane and discover the story behind one of the world’s most beloved beers at the Heineken Experience in Amsterdam. As the birthplace of Heineken, this city is the perfect place to immerse yourself in the history and heritage of this iconic brew.

Heineken Experience Amsterdam
Heineken Experience in Amsterdam

A team of beer experts will lead you on a fascinating tour of the historic brewery and share their knowledge and enthusiasm for all things Heineken. From the cultivation of the hops to the final product, joining this tour will gain you a unique insight into the meticulous process and dedication that goes into every bottle of Heineken.

For any bachelor party group looking to learn something unique about Amsterdam, the Heineken Experience is a must-visit. Whether you’re a beer connoisseur or simply a fan of the famous green bottle, this tour is a chance to appreciate the rich history and brewing process of one of the world’s most popular beers.

4. SUP

If you wish to step away from the typical Amsterdam nightlife, you can embark on a unique stand-up paddleboarding journey along the city’s canals. It is a one-of-a-kind experience in a way that you can take in the breathtaking views of iconic architecture and picturesque streets unique to Amsterdam while gliding effortlessly over the water.

SUP along Amsterdam’s famous canals

As such, your bachelor weekend will also include some physical activity which will serve well with hangovers. Therefore, breaking up the weekend of partying with some light SUP activity should be a welcome change for your group.

5. Amsterdam Nightlife Package

There is one thing every bachelor party group wants to taste when in Amsterdam: its vibrant nightlife! It is nothing strange that Amsterdam is one of the most visited European capitals when it comes to groups celebrating the last days of their groom-to-be’s freedom.

Amsterdam Nightlife
Amsterdam’s wild nightlife

With a Nightlife Package, you can enter 30+ of the hottest clubs in the city over two days. Covering them all within such a short span is nearly impossible, so make a good decision on where you spend these two nights. Nonetheless, you can hardly put a foot wrong whatever you might choose.

You can find a diverse range of music in Amsterdam, from underground techno to hip-hop to EDM and more. Each group will surely find something that will speak to their wishes.

6. Coffee Shops Tour

If you are looking for something unique to Amsterdam, coffee shops are one such special place. With Dutch laws being very liberal on drugs, coffee shops reserve the right to sell different sorts of marijuana.

Coffee Shop
Coffee shop

Including a visit to the world’s first coffee shop in the Red Light District and the world’s largest coffee shop, Prix d’Ami, Coffee Shops Tour introduces you to the local culture and gains you a deeper understanding of it. And you also learn an essential skill — how to roll a joint!

7. Beer Bike

A sightseeing tour of Amsterdam is a must if you are in the city for the first time. And is there a better way of making it more interesting than a Beer Bike?

Beer Bike stag group
Bachelor party group on a beer bike tour

While you roll through the city, you can be sipping on your favorite cold beverage, talking to your friends, and finding out some intriguing facts about Amsterdam. You can hardly find a better combination of things to do at a bachelor party (when you are not partying like animals, that is).

The only thing you should be asking yourself is whether your group is capable of downing 20 liters of beer and keep on pushing the pedals. You would not want to get stuck in the middle of a busy street.

Thinking about booking a bachelor party in Amsterdam?

If you expect to have a bachelor party in the near future and want to spend it in Amsterdam, you can always find expert help organizing such events. You can visit our homepage Amsterdam Stag Do and learn more about what we can do for your bachelor party in Amsterdam. For more information, you can send us an inquiry.

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