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Giethoorn Day Trip from Amsterdam provided by Cherry Travel & Tours

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Giethoorn Day Trip from Amsterdam

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Overview
Escape the hustle and bustle of Amsterdam on a visit to the traditional Dutch village of Giethoorn, known as the "Venice of Holland." Explore the car-free village’s paths and trails, admire the rural architecture, and glide through the canals on a boat cruise. Avoid the stress of public transport with round-trip transfer from a central location in the capital.
Highlights
  • Explore paths, trails, and canals in the car-free village of Giethoorn
  • Learn Giethoorn’s history and culture from your guide
  • Enjoy a relaxing cruise through the village’s waterways
  • Travel the distance with ease, with round-trip transport from Amsterdam
What to Expect
Meet your guide in central Amsterdam and board your vehicle, which sets off to explore the quaint village of Giethoorn. On arrival, park on the village outskirts and walk into the entirely car-free city center. Stroll the streets, paths, and trails with your guide, noting the houses’ thatched-roofs and well-kept lawns. A walk to the canal banks reveals punters as they sail by. Next, board a boat and cruise through the waterways, passing farmhouses, gardens, and wooden bridges, while gaining insight into the history of Giethoorn. After the boat tour, choose to have lunch organized by your guide (own expense), or disembark for some independent exploration. Peruse the local shops, explore more walkways, and immerse yourself in the village’s ambiance. At the end of your visit, relax on the drive back. Your tour concludes at the original departure point.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Park Plaza Victoria Amsterdam, Damrak 1-5, 1012 LG Amsterdam, Netherlands
Duration
9h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Transport by private minivan or coach
  • Professional driver and friendly guide
  • 1-Hour boat trip cruising around canals in Giethoorn
  • Entry/Admission - Cherry Travel & Tours
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Personal expenses
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel and Airport pickup (may be available at additional cost)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 60 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Chi Cha wrote a review 10 Mar
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The view and environment is so beautiful, even it's not the flower season yet. Cherry introduced the country very informative. Look forward to join it again in flower season.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Abd Basit wrote a review 8 Mar
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It a last minutes plan, I chose joining a small group to Geithoorn by Cheery Travel & Tour。It's a beautiful small town, Cheery managing the boat trip and showing us all-over the town and told us the history about movie Fanfare which make Geithoorn popular. Cherry is very
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Jaclyn B wrote a review 8 Mar
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Due to going off season and with a drizzle of rain, Giethoorn was a ghost town in a fairy tale. My tour guid Cherry was very informative, timely, and passionate about what she does. Aku, our bus driver, was polite and a smooth driver (I get carsick pretty easily). Captain Jack,
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Date of experience: March 2020
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ghaida s wrote a review Feb 2020
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It’ was so nice and we learn new things about the place and Amsterdam ! It won’t be our last time. Thank you cherry 😍
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from CherryTravelTours, Owner at Giethoorn Day Trip from Amsterdam
Responded 4 weeks ago
Dear Khaida, Thank you for writing such a great review for Cherry Tours! I learned a lot from you too, your language and your culture. I have just made new friendship with you from Saudi Arabia, Daniela and Daniel from Brazil. For me it is like spending time with my friends, it went perfect we had luck with the weather and traffic! We look forward to welcoming you, your family or friends back in Amsterdam perhaps tulip season! All the best with travelling! Regards, Cherry
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Danish P wrote a review Feb 2020
Doha, Qatar2 contributions
The itinerary is amazing. The pickup and drop off location was easily reachable from any part of Amsterdam. The Guide Great Cherry was very attentive and knowledgeable about the place. I would highly recommend and will book with Cherry Travel again. Thank you Cherry. Keep
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