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Amsterdam Canal Cruises

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A cruise on Amsterdam's canals is a must for any first-time visitor. By doing this early in your trip you will get a great perspective of the city.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Stadhouderskade 550 | opposite Heineken Experience, 1072 AE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
De Pijp
+31 20 626 5636
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Cruise to the canals is interesting but enjoyable is only with a nice weather. Have a look about Amsterdam card, perhaps it will be good for you. Enjoy Amsterdam

Thank Lucky L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Buy a ticket that cost around 22 euro for hop on hop off boat and you will never regret. Just sit on it and get relaxed while seeing beautiful architecture of Amsterdam buildings.

Thank tormm77
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went to Amsterdam in October and had a sunny day when we did the Canal Cruise. Something you have to do when you are in Amsterdam. You see the city from a whole new perspective and also get some valuable information. I always associated...More

Thank andreasB6488WY
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amsterdam canal system is far better than Venice! The ride we took was full of great narratives explaining what we were seeing. Highly recommended.

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Takes you around Amsterdam & explains the history of it , only lasts an hour and the scenery is amazing . Worth a go when your there !!!

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great way to relax and see the attractions while cruising in a covered boat.we did the Audio tour which they give info about all famous spots. I'd recommend doing the dinner or heineken tour to make it more enjoyable.we did the tour on 2nd day...More

Thank Allivan
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nice overview of Amsterdam canals. We did a cruise in the morning and then one at night. We chose the Stromma line. Outings were about one hour. Highly recommend.

Thank mango_eater
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A canal cruise is a relaxing way to see the city of Amsterdam. Our trip was €18 per person and departed at 5pm which was dusk. The skylight was beautiful, turning pink before going dark and the street lights illuminated the water. We went out...More

Thank MandyWella
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Like pretty much everything in Amsterdam this attraction was reasonably priced. And it’s nice to just sit and relax in a very fast paced city

Thank Connector35163908698
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went on a canal boat tour and it wasn’t as I was expecting! Our tour guide ignored the prerecorded tour information and preferred to tell us odd bits and pieces of his own knowledge. I found it rather funny, but if someone wanted a...More

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Response from rebeccawN9980NB | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know, ask the company who sells the tickets. Sorry :)
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Response from franf2 | Reviewed this property |
There are several canal cruises to choose from pick up a leaflet at the tourist info /booking shop