Expect impressive feats of dexterity by ladies’ lady parts and some heavy-handed comedy, but the audience is really here for the live sex.
Generally performed by real-life couples, who are not exactly "porn-star types", it’ll have you more fascinated than titillated.
The Red Light District isn't any more unsafe than many other parts of town - but do stick to some simple rules (see below). Get to know all the secrets of Amsterdam Prostitutes and learn how the Red Light District works.
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The atmosphere in the Amsterdam Red Light District is much more laid back than other such districts in the world.
It's actually the oldest part of town with beautiful architecture, and a popular place to live for regular Amsterdammers.
Furthermore, you can go to the countless classic restaurants and cozy cafes.
And usually, it all goes together without much trouble. You can visit the Red Light District on your own but it is much more fun to do so with a guided tour.It offers a variety of sex shows which can be viewed from a small cabin (or booth) which allows one or two persons.The visitor needs to insert a couple of Euros to start the erotic entertainment show. In Sex Palace Peep Show Amsterdam it’s two Euro per minute.Cost: €40; €50 with two drinks; free for bachelor(ette)s in costume.Sleaze factor: A mere 5 out of 10; it’ll tickle your funny bone more than any other bone, and the stage/audience divide gives you plenty of distance. What to expect: This is the original Amsterdam sex-theater experience.