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Amsterdam Hop-On Hop-Off Canal Boat

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$30
Getting around Amsterdam is a breeze with a hop-on hop-off Boat Day Pass. The boats operate a regular service along Amsterdam's canals, following tour routes: the Green Line and the Orange Line. While you cruise, an on-board commentary provides interesting information about Amsterdam.

You have the choice of a 24 hour or a 48 hour pass. Hop-on or off as often as you like at 7 to 9 stops (depending on the season) located near Amsterdam's major museums, attractions and shopping centers.

Do you want to visit Heineken Experience or the Van Gogh Museum?

Amsterdam Hop-On Hop-Off Boat offers optional upgrades to include access to the Heineken Experience or Van Gogh Museum.

In addition to the city's buildings and canals, Amsterdam has been an important center for European arts since the 17th century, and its museums are among the best in the world. In the Van Gogh Museum, you'll find the largest collection of the artist's paintings. And the Heineken Experience is an interactive tour of the city's most well-known brewery. You'll even be able to brew your own beer!

Please click on "view additional info" for the hop-on hop-off boat map.

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Highlights of Amsterdam Sightseeing Cruise

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$22
Get a comprehensive overview of Amsterdam's top sights on this 1-hour canal cruise. See the Golden Bend, the Anne Frank House, the Skinny Bridge, Reguliersgracht and other top Amsterdam attractions as you glide along the picturesque waterfront aboard a classic glass-enclosed river cruiser. Amsterdam's UNESCO World Heritage–listed canals are a delight to explore, and this 1-hour canal cruise makes it easy with regular departure times throughout the day.

Head to the canal dock near Amsterdam Centraal Station at your desired time (cruises depart every 15 to 30 minutes for your convenience). Board a glass-enclosed boat and have your camera ready as you begin cruising along Amsterdam's UNESCO World Heritage–listed canals.
Admire Amsterdam's highlights including the Anne Frank House, the Golden Bend, the Skinny Bridge, the seven bridges of Reguliersgracht, the River Amstel, the old port area and the many picturesque gabled houses that line the waterfront and give the city its distinctive charm. Along the way, listen to informative onboard commentary about the sights, culture and history of Amsterdam.
Arrive back at the original dock to conclude your 1-hour cruise.

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Amsterdam Hop-on Hop-off Boat Day Pass and Heineken Experience

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$50
Go for the combo: a 24 or 48-hour Amsterdam hop-on hop-off Boat Pass and admission to the Heineken Experience. You'll find getting around Amsterdam's a breeze with your hop-on hop-off Boat Day Pass, and your visit to the Heineken Experience will reveal the tradition and craft behind one of the most famous names in brewing history!

The hop-on hop-off Boat is the ideal way to get around Amsterdam and its canals. Hop-on and off as often as you like at 6 stops located near Amsterdam's major museums, attractions and shopping centers. The pass is valid 24 or 48 hours, and an on-board commentary provides interesting information about Amsterdam. The boats operate daily at a regular service.

Combine this 24 or 48 H. ticket with a visit to the famous Heineken brewery. Especially for Heineken fans like yourself, the former brewery, where Heineken's premium quality beer was brewed for a hundred years, has been transformed into a sensational interactive tour through the dynamic world of Heineken. Experience it for yourself and discover the magic behind the world's most international premium beer brand at the Heineken Experience. Find out how it's brewed and enjoy a perfectly poured Heineken at the World Bar. It's all waiting for you in the historic Heineken brewery, one of Amsterdam's most impressive heritage sites. 2 Drinks included.

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Amsterdam Super Saver: Xtracold Icebar and 1-hour Canal Cruise

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$33
Combine two of Amsterdam's top highlights: a canal sightseeing cruise on a luxury glass-topped canal boat, and entrance to Amsterdam's Icebar Xtracold, where everything – even the drinking glasses – is made of ice! Tickets for the XtraCold Icebar Amsterdam that are booked here include fast-track admission at the chosen timeslot, so you won't have to wait at the entrance.

Redeem your voucher at the ticket kiosk in central Amsterdam, and then follow the directions provided to the start point of your first activity. You can choose to do both activities on the same day or on alternate days -- simply let the local operator know your preference when redeeming your voucher.

For your cruise by luxury glass-topped sightseeing boat, make your way to the canal stop near Amsterdam's Central Station. As you glide effortlessly through the city, you'll see countless top Amsterdam attractions like the affluent Golden Bend (Gouden Bocht) neighborhood, the Anne Frank House and the Seven Bridges of Reguliersgracht. Pass the pretty gabled houses that Amsterdam is so well known for, and cruise underneath the Magere Brug, a beautiful bridge commonly known as the Skinny Bridge, while your audio guide will tell you interesting facts and stories.

The second part of your combination ticket is Amsterdam's Xtracold Icebar. Easily the coolest attraction in town, the bar is made completely from ice – with frozen furniture, walls and even glasses! You'll be given special thermal clothing and gloves to wear before you step into the frosty bar with a temperature of 14 degrees Fahrenheit (negative 10 degrees Celsius)! Once inside, spend 30 minutes relaxing at leisure, enjoying either a Smirnoff cocktail or Heineken beer.

Special Offer - Book this tour and save more than 16% on adult pricing compared to booking each attraction separately! - Book Now!

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Sunday Morning Concert and Canal Cruise

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$47
Enjoy a Sunday morning concert at Amsterdam's Royal Concertgebouw, featuring well-loved works performed by top musicians. Afterwards, see the highlights of Amsterdam from the water on a 75-minute cruise along the city's iconic canals.

The Royal Concertgebouw is rated as one of the world's top concert venues, known for the quality of its acoustics and its international programming. With over 700,000 visitors a year it's also one of the best-attended concert halls.

Your ticket to this 1-hour concert gives you access to a performance in The Royal Concertgebouw of Amsterdam. Enjoy much-loved compositions performed by top musicians from the Netherlands and abroad.

Next you'll see Amsterdam from the water on a 75-minute canal cruise, including an audio commentary available in 21 languages. Experience the best of this historical city from the best possible perspective. You'll come across new buildings, bridges, and much more in a city that's rooted in history but continues to change.

During your cruise you'll view the 17th-century buildings that line the canals as well as the growing 21st-century city that Amsterdam has become. See Amsterdam the way it really is, from the Golden Bend to Overhoeks, the city's newest quarter, and from the Music Building in the harbor to the VOC ship Amsterdam.

Concertprogram 2017:
September 3 | 11am | Sunday Morning Concert: Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto
September 10 | 11am | Noa Wildschut in Mozart's Violin Concerto No. 5
September 17 | 11am | Harriet Krijgh plays Haydn's Cello Concerto No.1
October 1 | 11am | Liza Ferschtman plays Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto
October 8 | 11am | Gustavo Gimeno conducts Dvořák's Symphony No. 9
October 15 | 11am | Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin and Amandine Beyer: Vivaldi
October 22 | 11am | Winner International Franz Liszt Piano Competition
November 5 | 11am | Beethoven's Symphony No. 6 & Mischa Maisky plays Saint-Saëns
November 12 | 11am | Schubert's Stabat Mater and Ives' Symphony No. 3
November 19 | 11am | Vadim Gluzman plays Bruch's Violin Concerto No. 1
December 3 | 11am | Hannes Minnaar plays Mozart's Piano Concert No. 22
December 10 | 11am | Arabella Steinbacher and China Philharmonic Orchestra
December 17 | 11am | Tölzer Knabenchor: European Christmas Carols
December 24 | 11am | Musica Amphion: Baroque Christmas Concert

Concertprogram 2018:
January 14 | 11am | Shostakovich and Wagenaar
January 21 | 11am | Dutch Radio Choir: Bruckner, Mahler
January 28 | 11am | Edo de Waart conducts Brahms' Symphony No. 1
February 11 | 11am | Respighi's Pines of Rome
February 25 | 11am | Isabelle Faust plays Beethoven's Violin Concerto
March 4 | 11am | Alisa Weilerstein in Elgar's Cello Concerto
March 11 | 11am | Anna Fedorova plays Rachmaninov's Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
March 18 | 11am | Britten's Four Sea Interludes and Beethoven's Symphony No. 7
April 1 | 11am | Markus Stenz conducts Mozart's Great Mass
April 8 | 11am | RCO Brass: From Bach to Gershwin
April 29 | 11am | Netherlands Radio Choir: Dvořák's Te Deum
May 6 | 11am | Beethoven's Symphony No. 5 and Piano Concerto No. 2
May 20 | 11am | Debussy's La mer en Ravel's La valse
May 27 | 11am | Christian Vásquez conducts Beethoven's Symphony No. 3

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Amsterdam Fine Wine Cruise

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$78
OUR AMSTERDAM FINE WINE CRUISE COMBINES THE FINEST EUROPEAN WINES WITH AMSTERDAM'S ICONIC CANALS!

Cruise the canals in style as you sample the best European wines on our Amsterdam Fine Wine Cruise!

JOIN US FOR A CRUISE AROUND AMSTERDAM'S WORLD FAMOUS CANALS.

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Board one of our authentic canal boats for a cruise you will never forget.  Amsterdam's canals are hundreds of years old, and have been declared a world heritage site.  

There are more than 100 km (60 miles) of canals in Amsterdam.  The 165 individual canals are crisscrossed by more than 1200 bridges.  These tranquil waterways are lined by stately Amsterdam townhouses, many of which have been declared historic buildings themselves.  

This is a truly unique and special way to explore the city, and an experience not to be missed

Our Amsterdam Fine Wine Cruise brings a unique charm to this classic Amsterdam attraction.  As you enjoy a cruise in one of our canal boats we will treat you to a selection of fine European wines.  

Drawn from some of the finest wine-producing regions in Europe these delicious vintages will make this experience unforgettable.  These are some of the finest imported wines – you will love every glass!

A canal cruise is an unmissable part of any visit to Amsterdam.  Enjoy it in style with our Amsterdam Fine Wine Cruise service.  this activity is the perfect choice for any wine lover.  

No matter what the occasion, a cruise around Amsterdam's canals while enjoying the best European wines is a great way to celebrate!

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Amsterdam Burger Cruise

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$75

The best way to enjoy Amsterdam's canals is with a beer in one hand and a burger in the other! And guess what? This activity provides both!

Book now and cruise along the scenic canals of Amsterdam, while enjoying lunch or dinner with a gourmet burger and local Dutch beer! 

We'll put you on one of our fantastic canal boats along with an unlimited supply of beer and of course, a burger in everyone's hand!

Amsterdam's canal network is world famous for a reason!  There are more than 100 kilometers (60 miles) of canals, over 1200 bridges, and almost 90 canals.  you can spend days exploring them, but it can be hungry work!  That's why our Amsterdam Burger cruise is perfect for a day out on the canals.

We'll take you on an hour and a half cruise of the canal network!  While you see the sights from the comfort of one of our cozy boats you can tuck in to a gourmet burger, freshly prepared in a nearby specialty restaurant!  We'll send a guide along with you to make sure everything goes smoothly and to give you a commentary of the canals and its surroundings.  Our skippers are all experts on Amsterdam's canals and will have you sailing round happily in no time.  But what's a burger without a beer?  Not much in our opinion!  that's why we pack the boat with free beer and soft drinks for you and your friends.

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Zuiderzeemuseum Enkhuizen by Train combined with Canal Cruise in Amsterdam

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$83
Two great buys in 1: a canal Cruise in Amsterdam combined with the Zuiderzeemuseum in Enkhuizen. The Zuiderzee Museum revives the stories of people who once lived on the shores of the Zuiderzee. See, hear, taste and smell everyday life around the Zuiderzee as it was before the Afsluitdijk (IJsselmeer Barrier Dam) changed the sea into the IJsselmeer in 1932. The Zuiderzee Museum is oriented toward the history, the current situation and the future of this area. It focuses upon the themes of water, crafts and communities. This story is visualized in the Outdoor Museum with historical buildings, and in the Indoor Museum with thematic exhibitions. Before going to Enkhuizen, enjoy a 75 minutes canal cruise in Amsterdam. Then, right aftre or the next day, hop on the train to Enkhuizen to enjoy the Zuiderzeemuseum.

Start your day in Amsterdam by picking up your traintickets at the canal cruise company in Amsterdam. Absorb the canal-front sights of Amsterdam on a leisurely 75-minute sightseeing cruise. Take a seat in a comfortable, glass-topped boat, and enjoy the views as you glide along the city's UNESCO World Heritage-listed canals and listen to the informative audio commentary. Drift by top Amsterdam attractions such as the Anne Frank House and City Hall, and drink in the gabled townhouses, bridges and leafy canalsides from the peaceful vantage point of the water. A relaxing way to get to know the pretty Dutch capital for first-time visitors.
Then, either the same or the next day, make your way to Amsterdam Central station and catch the train to Enkhuizen. Sit back and relax whilst beautiful, typical dutch polder landscapes will be your scenery for one hour. After arrival in Enkhuizen a boat will be waiting to take you to the museum.

Outdoor Museum
The Museum ferry carries you across the IJsselmeer to the Outdoor Museum where you can take a walk through history. The open-air section covers 15 acres and accommodates authentic buildings from the former Zuiderzee region, such as a church, a fish-curing shed, a mill, a cheese warehouse, shops and dwelling houses from the surrounding fishing villages. You can help craftspeople in the Marker harbour making nets or produce a rope at the rope-maker's workplace, 

Indoor Museum

The Indoor Museum is the treasure chamber of the Zuiderzee. Temporary exhibitions display the rich collection of the Museum. For example the exhibition Journey around the Zuiderzee presents highlights of the collection and personal stories of life in villages around the former Zuiderzee. Join the Journey round the Zuiderzee and find out what life by this former inland sea was like. With history, photography, traditional costume, design and an attractive and educational family exhibition, the Indoor Museum offers something for everyone.

Theme 2018; A Taste of history.

This year, the main theme is entitled A Taste of History: what was on the menu about a hundred years ago? Where did the ingredients come from? And, equally important in times before the household refrigerator was introduced: how did people make their food last as long as possible?

Food and drinks
When on a visit to our Outdoor Museum, do not forget to visit one of our restaurants, varying from a snug pub to a self-service restaurant.

After having spent a few to maximum 7 hours in the museum,  you catch the train back to the city of Amsterdam or if you wish,  spend the remainder of the day in the historic village of Enkhuizen. Your ticket for you return journey is valid until midnight.

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Amsterdam Bubbly Boat

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$53
What's better than drinking bubbly with your girlfriends? 

Our Amsterdam bubbly boat is perfect for any type of groups - Enjoy a cruise through Amsterdam's famous canals with unlimited bubbly to ensure a smooth ride!

Amsterdam Bubbly Boat is perfect for bachelorette parties, birthdays or just casual sightseeing with your friends.  Amsterdam is world famous for its canals – there are more than 100 km of waterways interlacing the city.  It is from these beautiful canals that Amsterdam gets its nickname, the “Venice of the North West.”  Our professional guides will lead you through these tranquil waters as you discover our beautiful city in the perfect way.  As you drift through the canals, enjoying the sights and sounds of the city while avoiding the hustle and bustle of the streets, you can enjoy a bottle of bubbly on us!  Our Amsterdam Bubbly Boat is a quintessentially dutch way to enjoy the sunshine in the city – book today!

ENJOY A UNIQUE AMSTERDAM EXPERIENCE!

Your own private Amsterdam Bubbly Boat is the best way to spend an afternoon in Amsterdam.  Our Bubbly Cruise is an hour and a half long, and includes a bottle of bubbly for each of you!  Enjoy the beauty of Amsterdam from a different perspective! If you would prefer something other than bubbly wine to drink, just let us know and we can arrange something else for you.  

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Amsterdam Canal Cruise Pub Quiz

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$754
TIME TO PUT YOUR THINKING CAPS ON FOR OUR AMSTERDAM CANAL CRUISE PUB QUIZ!

What's better than a pub quiz?  A Pub quiz on the water!  Join us for a fantastic Amsterdam Experience, our Amsterdam Canal Cruise Pub Quiz – with drinks included of course!

Our Amsterdam Canal Cruise Pub Quiz is the perfect answer to this problem.  Our cruise will take you on a journey through some of Amsterdam's beautiful canals, and since there are more than 100km of canals in Amsterdam there is a lot to see!

The canal network is lined with beautiful Amsterdam town houses, unique to our beautiful city.  Your group will board one of our cosy canal boats and set of on a trip you will love!  While you travel through the canal ring our professional guide will lead a lively pub quiz!  This is a great activity in the best tradition of pub quizzes.

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Amsterdam Champagne Cruise

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$1,185
JUMP ABOARD OUR AMSTERDAM CHAMPAGNE TAITTINGER CRUISE FOR A TRULY DECADENT AMSTERDAM EXPERIENCE!

Don't accept anything but the best from your holiday.  Our Amsterdam Champagne Taittinger Cruise is a truly unique Amsterdam experience.  Soak up the glorious sights of this beautiful city while you enjoy a glass of the very best French champagne.

THE FUNAMSTERDAM CHAMPAGNE TAITTINGER CRUISE BRINGS ONE OF FRANCE'S PREMIER CHAMPAGNES TO THE CANALS OF AMSTERDAM.

Our Amsterdam Chapagne Taittinger cruise will take you on a leisurely 1.5 hour cruise around Amsterdam's iconic canal network.  One of our professional skippers will be piloting your authentic canal boat, ensuring you travel in a charming and comfortable style.  As you drift through bustling streets and along tranquil canals, you and your friend will have the chance to sample the famous Taittinger Champagne.

Included:

1.5 Hour canal cruise
Professional skipper
Taittinger Champagne – 1 bottle per 2 people in the group

If you would like music and/or toilet facilities on board please let us know, however please note that owing to Amsterdam's bylaws music cannot exceed 82 decibels in the central canal district.

Duration: 3 hours
Minimum Group Size: 10


The Taittinger Champagne house has been in the champagne business since 1734.  The Taittinger family has continued to produce high quality champagne throughout France's history.  

Their champagne is famous around the world, and you will have the opportunity to sample it as our skipper guides you through Amsterdam.

This activity is perfect for a bachelorette party, or birthday celebration.  As you float through Amsterdam's world famous canal network and sip fine champagne you will make memories with your friends that will last forever.

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Small Boat Party

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$574
Celebrating a birthday?  Bachelor or bachelorette party?  Small company outing, or just a good time with your friends?  Anything is possible!  The Amsterdam Small Boat Party is perfect for any small group hoping to enjoy a great day in Amsterdam.

Do you want to throw a boat party without having to share a boat with anyone but your friends? Want to have a good time on the canals but don't want to invite several dozen people to make it work? We've got you covered! The Amsterdam Small Boat Party is perfect for a private cruise with friends or family.

As any Amsterdammer will tell you, sunny days are best spent on the water! There is no better way to enjoy sunny days in the city than a cruise around Amsterdam's beautiful canals, with your friends and a few drinks provided by us!  Our experienced skipper will lead you on a one and a half hour tour of the waterways that have made Amsterdam famous as the Venice of the North East.  Avoid the hustle and bustle of busy streets as you drift at your leisure down the gorgeous canals!  Feeling hungry?  You can add food and we will deliver it straight to the boat!


Included:

1.5 hours
Unlimited drinks (beer, bubbly, soft drinks)
Experienced captain
Enough space to sit or stand

Minimum number of persons required: 10
Starting time: Daily on request

Due to licensing laws you cannot take alcohol from the boat at the end of your cruise.

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Amsterdam Gentleman's Boat

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$1,197
OUR AMSTERDAM GENTLEMAN'S BOAT IS THE SUPERIOR WAY TO SEE AMSTERDAM'S FAMOUS WATERWAYS.

Ahhhh the finer things in life.  Partying is fine, we suppose, but can't we be more civilized?  Where are the fine whiskeys?  The cigars?  Fortunately here at FunAmsterdam we're preserving the lost art of fine drinking with our Amsterdam Gentleman's boat.

NO TRIP TO AMSTERDAM IS COMPLETE WITHOUT A CANAL CRUISE

So why not join our Amsterdam Gentleman's Boat Cruise?  We've designed this cruise with discerning customers in mind.  Get on board one of our authentic canal boats, where you'll be ensured a smooth ride by one of our experienced skippers.  They will be guiding your canal boat on an hour and a half cruise of Amsterdam's historic canal network, channels lined with stately Dutch townhouses and crisscrossed by beautiful bridges.  As you take in the sights, enjoy one of our fine cigars!

WHILE YOU UNWIND AND ENJOY THE VIEW ONE OF OUR PROFESSIONAL HOSTESSES WILL ARRANGE A TASTING SESSION FOR YOU ON BOARD

We will be providing you and your friends with a sampling of some of Scotland and Ireland's finest whiskeys.  Our collection is primarily Scottish single malt, and each whiskey has been distilled according to the finest Scottish traditions.

This activity is perfect for birthday or stag parties!  Enjoy the very best service on the original “lads day out.”  You'll never forget cruising the canals of Amsterdam with our charming hostess, a glass of whiskey in one hand and a fine cigar in the other!

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Amsterdam Heineken Boat

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$694
HEINEKEN IS ONE OF AMSTERDAM'S PROUDEST EXPORTS, AND WE'VE DECIDED TO CELEBRATE THE CITY'S PROUD RELATIONSHIP WITH THIS AMBER GOLD WITH OUT AMSTERDAM HEINEKEN BOAT CRUISE!

No trip to Amsterdam can be complete without a trip out on the canals, and an ice cold Heineken.  Our Amsterdam Heineken Boat Cruise provides both!  You won't run out of Heineken as you sail through Amsterdam's canals with us – that's a promise!

OUR AMSTERDAM HEINEKEN BOAT CRUISE COMBINES TWO THINGS AMSTERDAM IS RIGHTLY FAMOUS FOR – BEAUTIFUL CANALS AND DELICIOUS HEINEKEN!

Our Amsterdam Heineken Boat Cruise is probably the best way to enjoy both!  

Heineken is almost certainly Amsterdam's most famous export.  

This delicious lager is enjoyed all over the world, but is brewed right here in our beautiful city.  Gerard Adriaan Heineken began selling his famous beer in 1873, and since then it has gained global recognition.

 You'll be able to find out why for yourself with this fantastic canal offer.

We'll be putting you and your friends on board one of our authentic canal boats.  

You'll be joined by one of our professional skippers and an unlimited supply of Heineken beer.  As you and your friends enjoy ice cold Heineken our skipper will take you on a cruise of Amsterdam's canal network.  

These amazing waterways are hundreds of years old, and a trip out on their tranquil waters is a vital part to any visit to Amsterdam.  

You'll never forget the unique experience  of combining cold Heineken and the canals of Amsterdam!

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Amsterdam Karaoke Boat

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$1,364
GET ON BOARD OUR AMSTERDAM KARAOKE BOAT AND GET IN TOUCH WITH YOUR INNER POP STAR!

Bring your friends and rock your way around Amsterdam's world famous canals on FunAmsterdam's Amsterdam Karaoke Boat!

As our name implies, we know a lot of people come to have fun!  So try our Amsterdam Karaoke Boat for the ultimate Amsterdam Canal party experience!  This fantastic canal tour includes drinks and a Karaoke system for you and your friends to show off your singing skills as you drift down the canals.

We'll put you aboard our Amsterdam Karaoke Boat, stocked with drinks for you and your friends to get the party going, and of course, a fully functioning Karaoke system!  You and your friends can unleash your inner divas and rock your way through an hour and a half of musical cruising through Amsterdam's beautiful canals!

An Amsterdam Karaoke Boat Cruise is sure to create amazing memories!

The Amsterdam Karaoke Boat is a great activity to match to some of our other services.  Think you'll get hungry?  We can provide pizza or BBQ to keep your strength up!  Or maybe you'd prefer to sample some original Dutch snacks?  No problem!  For a special occasion you might like to ask us about providing a few bottles of bubbly to help you celebrate in style!  Just contact us to discuss any extras you might be interested in.

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Amsterdam Live Music Cruise

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$1,065
OUR AMSTERDAM LIVE MUSIC CRUISE COMBINES AN AWESOME CANAL CRUISE WITH SOME OF AMSTERDAM'S BEST LIVE MUSIC!

This is the ultimate way to kick back in Amsterdam.  Book our Amsterdam Live Music Cruise and we'll have an awesome band join you on one of our authentic party boats for an hour and a half of beer, laughs and great music!

Love music?  Join us for our Amsterdam Live Music Cruise!  We'll put you and your friends on board one of our authentic canal boats for an hour and a half cruise around Amsterdam's iconic canal network.  You'll get to see the beautiful sights of the gorgeous city from a new perspective.  A canal cruise is a must on any visit to Amsterdam, and locals says there is no better to spend sunny days (or otherwise) than drifting through these famous waterways with some friends.

HOW DO YOU IMPROVE ON THAT?  WITH SOME OF AMSTERDAM'S BEST LIVE MUSIC!  

We'll have a local band join you to perform a 1 hour and 15 minute acoustic set as you soak up the sights.  To make sure your groups gets in the party mood we'll also provide a complimentary Dutch Bar service.  This provides you with an open bar for you and your group of beer, fizzy wine and soft drinks.

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Shared Cruise

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$45
Book Amsterdam's most unique boats for tours with business contacts, friends or family and step aboard one of our luxury canal cruises. Enjoy the beautifully illuminated canals of Amsterdam with a delicious drink, served by our enthusiastic and friendly hostess. During the tour, both she and the captain will tell you fun facts and tidbits about the past and present of Amsterdam.

See our city as the locals do, with friends and a drink. During the summer months you can hop on our trendy boats to see and admire the beauty of Amsterdam in the best possible way- with a delicious drink. Sail with us on a unique boat trip in the evening hours and enjoy the amazing atmosphere this city offers. We have open and closed boats.

During our luxury canal cruise we will take you on a beautiful route. Throughout the boat trip, we sail on the river Amstel and along the Hermitage Museum. We also show you Carré, the famous romantic Skinny Bridge, the Maritime museum and Nemo. Of course, our luxury canal tour won't be complete without seeing the 7 Bridges. With our canal cruise, you will experience Amsterdam like the locals do

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Shared Beer Bike and Canal Cruise

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$108
The Beer Bike is our most popular activity!  These amazing moving cafes are the best tours in town. 

Included in this exclusive package deal, we're throwing in our Amsterdam beer cruise!

Our Beer Bikes are all driven by professional sober drivers who double as tour guides.  They can point out the sights and provide you with a few stories about Amsterdam!  

And of course, our Beer Bikes are stocked with cold beer!  You can enjoy cold one as you take in the sights – clearly the best way to the city.

Amsterdam's canals are world famous, and no wonder – these incredible waterways are more than 300 years old!  We'll take you on an hour and a half cruise to see Amsterdam from a special perspective.

 And because it's one of out famous beer cruises, your boat will be stocked with cold beer for you and your friends!

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Amsterdam: Canal Cruise and Jewish Cultural Quarter Tickets

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$36
Explore Amsterdam's scenery on a canal cruise, admiring historic merchant houses, bridges, and houseboats. Then head to the Jewish Cultural Quarter where stunning synagogues and impressive memorials grace the streets of the old Jewish Quarter.

This combination offer saves you both time and money as you explore Amsterdam's scenery by a leisurely cruise along Amsterdam's canals and discover the Jewish Cultural Quarter. It's up to you to decide which activity to do first.  Be amazed by the 17th-century merchant houses of Amsterdam's Canal Belt, and colorful barge boats that intrepid residents have converted into homes on a 75-minute canal cruise. Travel from the Golden Bend to the city's newest quarter at Overhoeks. Admire the new Music Building in the harbor, and the historic VOC ship in the docks.

Then, you'll enter old Amsterdam's Jewish neighborhood with its beautiful synagogues, striking buildings, and impressive monuments. At the heart of this historic neighborhood, which is less than 1 square kilometer in area, you'll find the Jewish Cultural Quarter.

Travel back in the days of Amsterdam's Golden Age in the Portuguese Synagogue with it's 17th-century interior that is still fully intact. Visit the Jewish Historical Museum with its engaging JHM Children's Museum, where you can discover all about the Jewish history and culture of The Netherlands, or see the moving National Holocaust Memorial and National Holocaust Museum.

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90-Minute Canal Cruise in Amsterdam

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$30
This is a 90-minute Amsterdam canal tour. This tour is longer than most canal tours of its kind. You'll experience the top attraction of Amsterdam while also exploring the city ahead, so you can revisit all the top spots later.

Enjoy the famous canal cruise of Amsterdam. Amsterdam is a city of wonder; it always has exciting festivals and activities to follow. By booking this 90-minute tour, you'll experience the top attraction of Amsterdam while also exploring the city ahead, so you can revisit all the top spots later. This tour is longer than most boat tours of its kind.

The tour will depart in front of this address. Right in the city center. You can also buy something to drink in a nearby supermarket (own expense).

During the 90-minute Canal Cruise you will sail a route that not only takes you to the highlights, but also the smaller canals and the Jordaan area. Your captain will show you the interesting parts of Amsterdam, that only locals know. We only work with local certified skippers.

Enjoy a personal approach with a smaller group size (between 10-20 persons per boat), plus an entirely Eco-friendly ride.
You can ask any question to our captain and he will share his wealth of information about the city with you.

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Magical Mystery Tour

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$59

The only tour of its kind in Europe!!
Enjoy two unique local experiences. Combine the best of both worlds with a canal tour followed by a ticket to the celebrated Amsterdam Magic Show. First, explore the canals of Amsterdam on a 90-minute boat cruise that takes you past the top landmarks in this beautiful city. This relaxing tour provides a perfect introduction to Amsterdam and gives you tips on places to visit later on your own.

After the canal tour we'll drop you off right in the Jordaan area. From there we walk 5 minutes to the beautiful atmospheric theater. In 135 minutes you will experience the thrill of close-up magic for 30 minutes, then a 105 minute stage show with 6 international award-winning magicians performing illusions, levitation, mind-reading and hilarious comedy magic. Lots of audience interaction and lots of fun. Rated 5 stars on TripAdvisor. Join us for this special 4 hour activity. An unforgettable evening of entertainment awaits.

In Amsterdam everything is possible. Why not indulge yourself into a magical evening by combing best of both worlds, an Amsterdam canal tour and the Amsterdam Magic Show. By booking this 4 hour activity, you'll experience the top attraction of Amsterdam while also seeing Europe's leading magic ensemble perform in their home theater. The canal tour will depart near Central station. Right in the city center. To start you could grab a drink in the nearby boutique super market for during the canal tour.

During the 90-minute Canal Cruise we will sail a route that not only takes you to the highlights, but also the smaller canals. You can ask any question to our captain and he will share his wealth of information about the city with you.

After this enjoyable canal cruise we'll drop you off right in the Jordaan area. Within a 5 minute walk you'll be at the atmospheric theater in the heart of the city. There you will be welcomed with a nice glass of Prosecco.

The beautifully produced magical stage show will feature magic, comedy, levitations, mind-reading, psychokinetic metal-bending, for 1 hour 45 minutes with a short break. You will be taken back to to the wonder and awe of childhood by the resident magicians, who include the European Champion of Mentalism, Dutch Champion of Street Magic, TV & west-end star magicians as well as many visiting celebrity performers. The show is very interactive and is loads of fun! You might end up on stage and after the show you will meet and take a selfie with famous magicians of the Amsterdam Magic Show!

When the show ends you will be within 20 minutes walk of Central Station and Dam Square. Easy to get home!

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Evening Cruise in Amsterdam

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$30

Enjoy the magical feeling of Amsterdam's canals by evening. A nice way to round up your day in a relaxed way. Perfect for night photographers and those wishing to look at the illuminated houses and bridges of the canal district.

For a different look at the city, enjoy our evening tour.
If you've already done a daytime tour last time in Amsterdam, you'll be surprised at how different the canals look with the bridges lit up.
The Dutch don't like to close their curtains, so you can peep into the mansions along the canal district.
We'll most likely visit the Amstel river, canal district and red Light district, but feel free to ask the skipper to pass by (or avoid!) any part of town.
Perfect for romantic couples or when you need a rest from your day of walking around town.

Enjoy a personal approach with a smaller group size (up to 20 persons per boat), plus an entirely Eco-friendly ride. 
You can ask any question to our captain and he will share his wealth of information about the city with you.
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Small open Boat Tour 60 minutes

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$19
Discover all the small canals of Amsterdam with this boat. Throughout the city we have different depature locations. Our guiding system counts 19 different languages and the tour takes 60 minutes. The price is EUR 16 and for a child (4-12) EUR 10

Get your Amsterdam experience here with your KINboat. We have tours for friends on a budget and towards a more luxury experience. It doesn't have to cost a bunch to have a unique time on the water during your canal tour in Amsterdam

Discover Amsterdam's hidden corners by small open boat. Thanks to its size we can show your places that regular canal cruise boats cannot reach. 
We will cruise the wide Amstel River, the popular 17th- century canal belt and also go down the narrow canals of the city centre. Our open boats partially run on solar energy and are therefore environmentally friendly, clean and completely silent. Listen to the audio system or to the skipper, while taking photos or beautyful views and famous canal housses. 

We have frequent depatures locations and sail every day.
GPS Guide in 19 languages
No alcohol under 18 year
reservation required

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75-minute Canal Cruise in Amsterdam and 2 drinks included

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$29
A 75-minute cruise through Amsterdam's canals with two complimentary drinks. What makes these cruises so special is that during the cruise, you can interact with the skipper-guide and inquire about sights along the route. Book a ticket for this 75-minute unique cruise tour and experience the canals of Amsterdam in a different way.

Enjoy a cruise and discover Amsterdam and its canals like the locals do. There are a few options to choose from: daily cruises and private tours. The daily cruises offer several route options, which includes all canals in the city center. Our daily cruises depart from various locations, offering several departure times during the day. What makes these cruises so special is that during the cruise, you can interact with the skipper-guide and inquire about sights along the route. Book a ticket for this 75-minute unique cruise tour to experience the canals of Amsterdam in a different way. Your boat ticket also includes two drinks (beer, wine or soda) and a free picture.

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Amsterdam Open Boat Canal Cruise

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$18
With this canal cruise tour, enjoy Amsterdam on a luxury and trendy open boat. The captain and hostess will guide you through the city on a personal tour with excellent service and comfort. You can enjoy the sights of the city while relaxing with a drink in your hand. The unique and historic boats make the perfect place to enjoy the ultimate Amsterdam experience. See many of Amsterdam's highlights including the Old Church, the Amstel river, the Magere Brug (skinny bridge), and more. There is a bar available onboard and you will be served some drinks (available for purchase), with a discount on your first special drink.

This tour is ideal to discover Amsterdam from the water with friends or family.This open canal cruise tour will offer a unique and unforgettable experience in Amsterdam with excellent services and luxurious comfort. The boats are authentic, electric and trendy. You can enjoy the sights of the city, whilst relaxing with a drink in your hand (not included).

The cruise starts in a central place in Amsterdam either in the morning or in the afternoon. Cruise like a local. You will see many highlights and your captain or hostess will tell you everything about the city and its culture. The duration of the tour is approximately 1-hour through the Amsterdam canals.

Take the opportunity to explore the canals in the sun or in the evening hours while enjoying a drink, relaxing and learning.

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Amsterdam Pedal Boat Rental with Optional Heineken Experience

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$12
Rent a pedal boat and explore Amsterdam's famous waterways at your leisure. Travel at your own pace and spend one hour and thirty minutes pedaling around the labyrinth of canals, admiring the gabled houses and picturesque bridges from the water. Seek out the landmarks you want to see and stop whenever and wherever you want for photos and to watch the city drift by. Combine your pedal boat rental with entrance to one of two top Amsterdam attractions: the House of Bols Cocktail and Genever Experience, or the Heineken Experience.

Check in at one of three piers in central Amsterdam, then hop in your boat. Travel independently, or bring along family and friends. Each boat can accommodate up to four people.
See Amsterdam how it was meant to be seen while floating around the busy waterways. Enjoy unfettered transport, drinking in the gorgeous architecture as you go. Seek out top attractions including Anne Frank House and the Rijksmuseum, and slow down to take pictures when and wherever you wish.
After one and a half hours on the canals, sightseeing at your own pace, return the pedal boat to one of three rental piers, where you can then disembark.

House of Bols Upgrade to include entrance to the innovative House of Bols Cocktail and Genever Experience. Located on Museumplein, this fascinating attraction provides insight into two of Amsterdam's oldest and most famous spirit brands: Bols and Genever, the Dutch equivalent of gin.
Stimulate your senses with an independent ramble through the interactive exhibitions before winding up in the sleek Mirror Bar, where you can ask the mixologists to shake up a delicious cocktail.

Heineken Experience Want to discover more about Amsterdam's most famous export? Upgrade to gain admission to the old Heineken brewery, where the iconic beer was produced from 1867 up until 1988. Trace the brewing process, learn about the evolution of the logo and check out vintage brewing equipment, as well as taking part in interactive exhibits that reveal more about the brand's long and storied history. Finish up with a free beer tasting.

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Amsterdam Combo: 100 Highlights cruise & admission to a museum or attraction

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$28
Admire Amsterdam's sights from the water with this Amsterdam Saver, combining the best-selling cruise and one of the Amsterdam attractions or museum at a discounted price. Enjoy the 1-hour cruise along Amsterdam's picturesque canals past gabled houses and famous landmarks including Anne Frank House and the Skinny Bridge (Magere Brug).
Combine this with a visit to the attraction you like, you can choose from the following  combinations:
- 100 Highlights & Rijksmuseum
- 100 Highlights  & A'DAM LOOKOUT
- 100 Highlights  & This is Holland
- 100 Highlights &  Madam Tussaud
- 100 Highlights & Heineken Experience (18+ only)

Rijksmuseum:
The Rijksmuseum Amsterdam is widely recognized as one of the world's most spellbinding museums. The building was opened in 1885, creating a permanent home for the collection. Today, its neo-Renaissance architecture and Gothic detail house a host of stunning works, such as masterpieces from Rembrandt and Jan Steen.

A'DAM LOOKOUT:
ADAM LOOKOUT is an observation deck with an unrivaled panoramic view of Amsterdam. You will see the city's historical center, its pulsating port, the unique Dutch polder landscape and you will spot the famous canals which belong to the UNESCO world heritage list. Complementing the experience is a state of the art interactive exhibition about Amsterdam's history and culture. ADAM LOOKOUT is located on top of the ADAM Tower in Amsterdam North.

Madam Tussaud:
A ticket to Madame Tussaud's Amsterdam will get you up close and personal with your favourite superstars – well, sort of! Whether you're interested in sport, culture, royalty or glamorous A-list celebrities, there are plenty of photo opportunities on hand! Pose with Princess Beatrix or cuddle up with Clooney, and with so many public figures to choose from your photo album could end up looking like a who's who of the rich and famous – and the best thing is that you'll be sitting right next to them! The waxworks at Madame Tussaud's are world famous – and here's your chance to find out why!

Heieken Experience: 
This Amsterdam tour reveals the origins and secrets of what is now one of the largest beer producers in the world. The story begins in 1864, when Gerard Adriaan Heineken bought the brewery. The Heineken Experience takes you on a (slightly intoxicated) adventure through the beer's ascent to global dominance, and its journey from raw ingredients to tasty tipple. You'll even have a chance to taste the golden nectar, as two drinks are included with this Amsterdam brewery tour. You'll be whisked away on an adventure through time, brewing science and beery endeavors. Admittance only to persons of 18 years and up.


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Amsterdam Canal Cruise by Semi-Open Boat

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$15
Enjoy a brand new type of cruise boat which offers you the comfort of a large canal cruise boat. When the weather is fine, the partially open roof will allow you to enjoy an open boat experience. In the event that the weather is not so favorable however, the boat can be comfortably closed, still ensuring a spectacular view. The boats run on solar energy and are completely silent. During the cruise we offer an audio commentary in 19 languages.

Bypass any lines, and settle into your seat and start your 1-hour journey around Amsterdam's UNESCO World Heritage canal district. When your boat pulls away, take your first glimpse of the historic city from the water, and hear illuminating facts about Amsterdam's history from the on board audio commentary. All the sights have their own individual stories, and the commentary unravels the secrets and tales behind each one.

Feast your eyes on Amsterdam's famous merchant's houses, many built during Amsterdam's Golden Age of the 16th and 17th centuries. Learn why they were designed with narrow frontages and hear about their beautiful gables, some with carvings that depict the family crests and trades of the homeowners.

As you glide alongside leafy banks and quaint houseboats, see highlights such as the Anne Frank House and the Golden Bend district with its grand manor houses, and float under the city's lovely bridges including the famous Magere Brug. After an hour on the water, arrive back at the start pier, where your experience ends.

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Amsterdam Canal Cruise from Anne Frank House Stop Plus Pancake and Drink

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$34

Discover the beautiful city of Amsterdam, known as the ‘Venice of the North', from the water on this 1-hour sightseeing cruise starting in front of the Anne Frank house. After reserving your preferred departure time at the check in point, set off on the UNESCO-listed waterways aboard a glass-topped canal boat. Glide under pretty bridges, past 17th-century buildings and landmarks such as the Skinny Bridge and the many typical merchant homes, and learn about the city's history from the audio guide in 19 languages. Included at the restaurant “Pancakes” is a typical Dutch delicacy, a pancake (choose from 4 types) and a drink, so you have to go hungry.

Your Amsterdam Canal Cruise departs from the ticket office next to the Anne Frank House, where you'll check in and board the boat. During your 1-hour cruise, you'll see top Amsterdam sights from the water.

On the day of your cruise, make your way to departure location at the Prinsengracht, right next to the Anne Frank house in central Amsterdam, to exchange your voucher and reserve your preferred time for the canal cruise. At your reserved start time, head to the pier to board your comfortable, glass-topped boat. Settle into your seat and start your 1-hour journey around Amsterdam's UNESCO World Heritage canal district.

When your boat pulls away, take your first glimpse of the historic city from the water, and hear illuminating facts about Amsterdam's history from the on-board audio commentary in 19 languages. All the sights have their own individual stories, and the commentary unravels the secrets and tales behind each one.

Feast your eyes on Amsterdam's famous merchant's houses, many built during Amsterdam's Golden Age of the 16th and 17th centuries. Learn why they were designed with narrow frontages and hear about their beautiful gables, some with carvings that depict the family crests and trades of the homeowners. As you glide alongside leafy banks and quaint houseboats, see highlights such as the Anne Frank House and the Golden Bend district with its grand manor houses, and float under the city's lovely bridges including the famous Magere Brug (Skinny Bridge). After an hour on the water, arrive back at the start pier, where your experience does not end. Either prior to the canal cruise or afterwards you walk right next door to “Pancakes”,  the restaurant where you can enjoy your choice of pancake and a drink.

Choice of pancakes:

  • Apple & Cheese
  • Apple Crumble and ice cream
  • Ham & Cheese
  • American Pancakes with Maple Syrup & Bacon

One drink is included, following choices: soft drinks / tea / coffee / beer / wine (no champagne)

Note: any other choice of pancake less expensive is no problem and a choice of pancake more expensive, you can pay the difference at the restaurant.

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Amsterdam Semi-Open Canal Boat: Water Colors Cruise of the Amsterdam Light Festival

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$21
This winter Amsterdam will be illuminated once again during the Amsterdam Light Festival. Board a 75-minute cruise on a semi-open boat to admire unique light sculptures, projections, and works of art lining the banks of the city's historic canals.

Be sure to take in Amsterdam's Light Festival if you're visiting this winter. During the Festival, the historical center of Amsterdam is illuminated by light sculptures, projections, and installations by contemporary national and international artists.

The Festival is best viewed from the water, as you will see on this 75-minute Water Colors Cruise. The cruise begins near the Amsterdam central train station and takes you along the city's iconic canals, past many historic sites and other popular attractions.

Light plays a central role in the city as museums and institutions organize light-related activities, introducing visitors to innovations in light art.

This semi-open canal boat is brand new type of cruise boat that features all the comforts of a larger vessel. When the weather is good, the partially open roof makes it possible to enjoy an open boat experience.

In the event the weather is not so favorable however, the boat's top can be closed while still ensuring spectacular views of Amsterdam's sights from the canal network. We will provide blankets on board to keep you warm. The boats run on solar energy, are silent and completely emission free.

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Amsterdam Light Festival Water Colors Cruise by Dutch Authentic Boat

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$39

Contemporary artists from all over the world have created spectacular light art, that will light up the city center of Amsterdam during the darkest months of the year.

During the cruise on the Dutch Authentic Boat you'll get a glass of Glühwein (mulled wine), unlimited drinks and a snack while you enjoy the view. The boat you are on is the beautifully restored historic boat the WM1. The boat is electric, heated, equipped with all modern conveniences and has a canopy in case of bad weather.

Be sure to take in Amsterdam's Light Festival if you're visiting this winter. During the Festival, the historical center of Amsterdam is illuminated by light sculptures, projections, and installations by contemporary national and international artists. The Festival is best viewed from the water, as you will see on this 75-minute Water Colors Cruise. The cruise begins near the Amsterdam central train station and takes you along the city's iconic canals, past many historic sites and other popular attractions. Light plays a central role in the city as museums and institutions organize light-related activities, introducing visitors to innovations in light art.

The 2018 theme of the festival is ‘Existential' and among the exquisite works is a lightsculpture created by worldfamous activist and artist Ai Weiwei. Amsterdam Boat Experience offers a canal tour starting the 30th of November and ending the 21st of January which wil take you on a journey past the sculptures in a very intimate setting.

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Van Gogh Museum Skip-the-Line Ticket & 1-Hour Canal Cruise in Amsterdam

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$37
Combine a trip to the world-famous Van Gogh Museum with a spectacular one-hour cruise through the historic canal district! Enjoy skip-the-line entrance at the Van Gogh Museum and fast-track access with your canal cruise. Even better, you'll enjoy a 12% discount when you buy these tickets in this way compared to booking them separately.

The Van Gogh Museum has the largest collection of works by Vincent van Gogh in the world. It is one of the most important museums in the Netherlands and has been visited by millions of people. There is no better way to complete a fun day trip to the Van Gogh Museum than with an exciting boat cruise. Book your combination tickets right now and enjoy an amazing discount for both activities!

The Van Gogh Museum has the world's largest collection of paintings, drawings, sketches and letters by famous Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh. With almost two million visitors a year, it is the second most-visited museum in the Netherlands and definitely a must see. The Van Gogh Museum has over 200 paintings, 400 drawings and 700 letters by the artist. Some of the most famous pieces in the collection include The Potato Eaters (1885), Skull of a Skeleton with Burning Cigarette (1886), Sunflowers (1889) and Almond Blossoms (1890).

Amsterdam's beautiful city center is listed on UNESCO's World Heritage Sites. There is no better way to explore it than with an Amsterdam Canal Cruise. The fun, one-hour Amsterdam Canal Cruise will take you through the city's most important canals, past magnificent 17th-century churches, mansions, boat houses, and bridges. You will see all of the best sights including the Westerkerk church, the Negen Straatjes district and the Magere Brug on the Amstel river. The Amsterdam Canal Cruise features a GPS guide with information in several different languages and the boats are fitted with panoramic windows to ensure a fantastic view of the city.

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Amsterdam Super Saver: Red Light Secrets Museum and 1-Hour Canal Cruise

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$23
Combine two of Amsterdam's top highlights on a 1-hour canal cruise by luxury glass-topped canal boat, sailing past merchant houses and house boats. Red Light Secrets is the world's first and only museum of prostitution. Even better, you'll enjoy a discount when you buy these tickets in this way compared to booking them separately.

Combine 2 of Amsterdam's must-do experiences with this 1-hour canal cruise and a visit to the Red Light Secrets Museum.

Admire the centuries-old merchant houses as you cruise along historic waterways. The canals date from the Dutch Golden Age of the 17th century, and were listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. Admire the decorative façades and the clock, spout and neck gables. See iconic landmarks, including the Skinny Bridge over the Amstel River, the Anne Frank House and the imposing Westerkerk.

Red Light Secrets is the world's first and only museum of prostitution. It is located at the very center of the famous Red Light District in Amsterdam and offers a unique peek into the ins and outs of the world's oldest profession. Red Light Secrets is housed in a historical 17th-century canal house and is one of the city's top attractions. Discover the hidden world behind the industry, learn about the trade from first-hand accounts by the working girls themselves and enjoy a behind-the-scenes look into this fascinating topic.

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Skip-the-Line Rijksmuseum Amsterdam & 1-Hour Canal Cruise

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$34
Combine a trip to the world-famous Rijksmuseum Amsterdam with a spectacular one-hour cruise through the historic canal district! Even better, you'll enjoy a 16% discount when you buy these tickets in this way compared to booking them separately.

The Rijksmuseum is the largest museum in the Netherlands. It is often featured in the top 10 of Europe's most important museums, along with the Louvre in Paris, the Guggenheim in Bilbao, and the Tate Modern and British Museum in London. Its impressive collection features works by Rembrandt van Rijn, Vincent van Gogh, Johannes Vermeer, Jan Steen and many others. Combine your visit to the magnificent Rijksmuseum with a fantastic one-hour canal boat cruise! This boat cruise will take you on a tour of the city's historic canal district, where you'll get to see all of the beautiful sights that give Amsterdam its iconic character. 

The Rijksmuseum's historical building dates back to 1885 and is one of the most impressive sights in Amsterdam's famous Museum Square (‘Museumplein'). The Rijksmuseum has an expansive collection of over one million objects, with over 8,000 pieces on display including paintings, sculptures, and historical artifacts. Some of the highlights of the collection include a selection of Rembrandt's most valuable paintings, such as The Night Watch (1642), The Stone Bridge (1637) and Jeremiah Lamenting the Destruction of Jerusalem (1630). The Rijksmuseum also features works by the likes of Johannes Vermeer, Frans Hals, and Vincent van Gogh. The Rijksmuseum is a must see during your holidays in the Netherlands.

Amsterdam's historic canal district is on UNESCO's World Heritage site list, and with good reason. Over one hundred kilometers of waterways run through the picturesque city center, where you'll find traditional bridges, houseboats, churches and 17th-century merchant houses. An Amsterdam Canal Cruise is one of the best ways to take in all the beautiful sights. The Amsterdam Canal Cruise offers a GPS guide in several languages, which will provide you with all the information you need about the highlights you'll see during the tour. Don't miss out on this unforgettable Amsterdam Canal Cruise.

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City Sightseeing Amsterdam 24-Hour Hop-On Hop-Off Canal Boat

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$30
There is no better way to see Amsterdam than on a hop-on hop-off boat! This will allow you to make unlimited use of the sightseeing boats that cruise through the historic canal district. You can hop on and off as often as you like and wherever you want, or just sit back and enjoy the tour. A GPS guide in several languages is available, which will provide you with fascinating information about the key points of interest.

Amsterdam has so much more to offer than the hackneyed clichés of clogs, cheese and coffee shops; it's a city that boasts Golden Age architecture, a postcard-perfect canal network and more culture than many other Northern European cities put together. The city screams to be explored with museums, art galleries and eclectic neighborhoods like Jordaan plus - of course - the historical Red Light District.

Hop On Hop Off Boat Amsterdam is not only a guided Amsterdam cruise. It's also a fantastic way to get around without having to walk everywhere or rely on public transport. In comparison to a standard Amsterdam cruise, Hop On Hop Off Boat Amsterdam has a longer route that covers more areas of the city, making it perfect for getting you where you want to go. And if you see something that you like that you weren't planning on visiting, you can just hop off, check it out, and catch the next boat! The Hop On Hop Off Boat Amsterdam boats are equipped with panoramic windows which provide an unparalleled view of the surroundings. You can sit back and enjoy the sights as you travel past the iconic bridges, magnificent 17th-century houses, old churches, and museums. Hop On Hop Off Boat Tour Amsterdam is the perfect combination of an Amsterdam cruise and a fun means of transportation!

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Amsterdam Fast-Track Canal Cruise from Central Station with Optional Attraction Tickets

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$19
Step aboard a glass-topped sightseeing boat with this 1-hour Amsterdam canal cruise, and see the city sights by water. Simply reserve your preferred time at the excursion office before you cruise, and then bypass the lines at the pier. Then, cruise along the city's UNESCO World Heritage-listed canals to see the "skinny bridge" of Magere Brug, the affluent Golden Bend district, the Anne Frank House and more, as you learn about Amsterdam's history from an audio guide. Boats depart at frequent intervals from morning till mid-evening.

You can upgrade the fast-track canal cruise with multiple attraction combinations, such as Ripley's Believe It or Not, Body Worlds Amsterdam, Red Lights Secrets Museum, Rijksmuseum, This is Holland, Madame Tussauds or the Dungeon. These combinations will give you an amazing discount for both activities. Tickets booked here also include fast-track admission to these attractions and museums, so you'll also save time at the entrance.

On the day of your cruise, make your way to the boat company in central Amsterdam, right in front of Central Station. Then head to the pier to board your comfortable, glass-topped boat. Bypass any lines, and settle into your seat and start your 1-hour journey around Amsterdam's UNESCO World Heritage canal district.

When your boat pulls away, take your first glimpse of the historic city from the water, and hear illuminating facts about Amsterdam's history from the onboard audio commentary. All the sights have their own individual stories, and the commentary unravels the secrets and tales behind each one.

Feast your eyes on Amsterdam's famous merchant's houses, many built during Amsterdam's Golden Age of the 16th and 17th centuries. Learn why they were designed with narrow frontages and hear about their beautiful gables, some with carvings that depict the family crests and trades of the homeowners.

As you glide alongside leafy banks and quaint houseboats, see highlights such as the Anne Frank House and the Golden Bend district with its grand manor houses, and float under the city's lovely bridges including the famous Magere Brug. After an hour on the water, arrive back at the start pier, where your cruise experience ends.

You can upgrade the fast-track canal cruise with multiple attraction combinations, which will give you an amazing discount for both activities. Tickets booked here also include fast-track admission to these attractions and museums, so you'll also save time at the entrance. Attractions to choose from are:

  • Ripley's Believe It or Not!
  • Body Worlds Amsterdam
  • Red Lights Secrets Museum
  • Rijksmuseum
  • Madame Tussauds Amsterdam
  • Amsterdam Dungeon
  • This is Holland

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Amsterdam: Moco Museum and 1-Hour Canal Cruise

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$24
Visit the Moco Museum in Amsterdam with a skip-the-line ticket and see the works of some of the best and most famous modern artists in the world and enjoy a 1-hour boat trip along the canals of Amsterdam.

The Moco Museum is a museum dedicated to modern and contemporary art, located in the middle of Amsterdam's famous Museum Square and just a few steps away from the Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh Museum and Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam. It is housed in a beautiful villa from the early 1900's, designed by the Dutch architect Eduard Cuypers. The Moco Museum first opened its doors in 2016 and has been at the forefront of promoting the up-and-coming Street Art movement in Amsterdam. It is the world's first museum to house an exhibition of works by graffiti artist Banksy. The Moco Museum is a privately owned institution whose main goal is the advancement of this movement and exposing it to a greater audience. 

Hop on board of an Amsterdam canal cruise, which is a great way to get to know one of Europe's most popular tourist destinations. Some of the most famous attractions include the Anne Frank House Museum, the Red-Light District, and the old Heineken factory. There are more than 100 kilometers of waterways that run through the city's neighborhoods. Some of the most well-known districts are ‘de Pijp', ‘de Wallen' and ‘Jordaan'. Here you will find the lovely canals, historic bridges and picturesque merchant houses that give the town its charming and iconic character. Don't miss out on any of this with a fun-filled canal boat cruise Amsterdam adventure. On your canal boat cruise Amsterdam you will see the Westerkerk church, the Negen Straatjes (‘Nine Streets') district and the Magere Brug (‘Skinny Bridge') on the Amstel river. There is no better way to take in these sights than with a laid-back Amsterdam Canal Cruise. Enjoy a one-hour trip through the iconic canals of Prinsengracht, Keizersgracht, and Herengracht.

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Amsterdam Super Saver: Ripley's Believe It or Not and 1-Hour Canal Cruise

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$34
Combine two of Amsterdam's top highlights on a 1-hour canal cruise by luxury glass-topped canal boat, sailing past merchant houses and house boats. Enter the world of the Unbelievable and the Bizarre at Ripley's Believe It or Not Amsterdam. Even better, you'll enjoy a 23% discount when you buy these tickets in this way compared to booking them separately.

Combine 2 of Amsterdam's must-do experiences with this 1-hour canal cruise and a skip-the-line visit to Ripley's Believe It or Not Amsterdam.

Admire the centuries-old merchant houses as you cruise along historic waterways. The canals date from the Dutch Golden Age of the 17th century, and were listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.

Admire the decorative façades and the clock, spout and neck gables. See iconic landmarks, including the Skinny Bridge over the Amstel River, the Anne Frank House and the imposing Westerkerk.

Enter the world of the Unbelievable and the Bizarre at Ripley's Believe it or Not Amsterdam. This Amsterdam museum, which is an attraction at the same time, showcases the world's most remarkable collection of natural, scientific, artistic, and human oddities. Just like a time capsule, the imposing five-story building Ripley's Believe it or Not Amsterdam merges the essence of ancient civilizations and contemporary art in an attempt to preserve these treasures for future generations. People say it's one of the weirdest spots in the city, but a must-see in Amsterdam if you're interested in odd facts.

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Dutch Authentic Cruise in Amsterdam

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$35
Treat yourself to the unique ‘Dutch Authentic Boat' and admire the canals on a luxury saloon boat. The beautifully restored historic boat WM1 from Amsterdam is electrically powered, equipped with all modern comforts and has a canopy in case of bad weather. This 75-minute stylish cruise includes unlimited fresh coffee, soft drinks, (draught) beer and wine with some light snacks. The skipper will tell you everything about Amsterdam in English. You will be amazed by the grandeur of the mansions and the many other sights along the canals and experience how exclusive a canal cruise in Amsterdam can be.

Choose your desired departure time when you book, and travel independently to the dock near Amsterdam Central Station for boarding.
At peak times, the lines for Amsterdam cruises can be long, but your skip-the-line ticket lets you bypass queues for your saloon boat and board right away.

Step aboard and settle into the luxury saloon boat. With passengers limited to 30, there's an intimate atmosphere and plenty of space. Admire the beautifully restored historic boat and relax as you take your seat.

Enjoy the views of the passing sights as the boat cruises around Amsterdam's UNESCO World Heritage canals. Drift by the Anne Frank House, Golden Bend and other top Amsterdam attractions. The city boasts postcard-pretty scenes at every turn: so be ready to snap photos of the high-gabled townhouses, picturesque churches and quaint bridges.

As you sail, your captain will provide fascinating live commentary on the sights, as well as the lives of the locals. After just over an hour, arrive back at the dock, where your cruise concludes.
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Small-Group Classic Canal Cruise on Salonboat in Amsterdam

Water Tour Amsterdam
$27
In this 1.5 hour canal cruise, you will enjoy a pleasant journey along the canals of Amsterdam. While observing the various canals on a typical classic salon-boat, you will see some highlights of the city including monuments of the golden era, the Ann Frank house and many other beautiful sights along the way and learn all about the history and culture with your guide.

Meet your guide in the morning or in the afternoon in Amsterdam and start your canal cruise tour. Embark in a beautifully refurbished "Salonboat" dating back to the 1900's.

Your captain-guide is an experienced professional who knows all about the Amsterdam canals and the city in general. He would love to tell you how the city has developed through the ages to what it is today. This is an excellent opportunity for you to meet a local and get interesting insights into the city.

For more comfort, the boats can be heated or opened up when weather permits. For refreshments, you will be offered free coffee and tea while beer, wine and soft drinks can also be purchased on board (own expense). There is also a restroom on board.

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Combiticket Canal Cruise & THIS IS HOLLAND

Water Tour Amsterdam
$34
COMBITICKET: CANAL CRUISE & THIS IS HOLLAND

The best way to see Amsterdam & The Netherland in just 2 hours.

CANAL CRUISE

The most relaxing way to see Amsterdam. A canal cruise will reveal the best of this magnificent city and you'll find out for yourself why its canals have been awarded UNESCO world heritage status. Amsterdam's many must-sees include the stately 17th century canal-side houses, Westerkerk and Anne Frank's house.

THIS IS HOLLAND - The Ultimate Flight Experience
Have you always dreamed of a unique flight experience that not only shows, but really lets you feel The Netherlands? Breath-taking movie images offer a spectacular perspective from the air, as well as new insights into how The Netherlands came into being. Surprising special effects while hanging in a huge spherical screen make you feel you're flying over the Netherlands.


Cruise & Fly Experience

Canal Cruise
Amsterdam is a city built on water. No wonder that canal cruises are the ultimate way of getting to know the city. By taking the 100 Highlights Cruise you won't miss one bit of the beautiful city of Amsterdam and you'll find out just why the canals of Amsterdam have been given World Heritage status by UNESCO. Basically, the 100 Highlights Cruise is your perfect introduction to Amsterdam.

Canal cruise through Amsterdam is even more fun when you know what you're looking at. This canal cruise is equipped with audio guides in 19 different languages, naturally including Dutch. It's a great way to get to know all the highlights in the city in your own language.

The Ultimate Flight Experience

Feel, see, learn and experience The Netherlands 

Have you always dreamed of a unique flight experience that not only shows, but really lets you feel The Netherlands? Breath-taking movie images offer a spectacular perspective from the air, as well as new insights into how The Netherlands came into being. Surprising special effects while hanging in a huge spherical screen make you feel you're flying right past the must-sees of The Netherlands.

 What will you do?

  • Feel the wind through your hair as you fly over Dutch world heritage sites.
  • See the canals, polders, bulb fields, Delta Protection Works and other beautiful places in the Netherlands from a new perspective.
  • Learn how this extraordinary country below sea level was created and continues to exist.

THIS IS HOLLAND helps you learn (even) more about The Netherlands by showing an inspiring movie about how The Netherlands came into being through the battle against water and how we make use of the water for our prosperity. From The Netherlands in the past you will continue to The Netherlands today. A special video projection lets you experience The Netherlands as it is today. You will also be introduced to the unique places you will see during the Flight Experience.

During the Flight Experience you'll be hanging inside a huge spherical screen with your hands and feet dangling free. Not just your hair but your seat moves with the movie, which takes you on a breath-taking journey along beautiful spots in The Netherlands. With additional effects like wind, mist and scents, it seems as if you are truly flying through the air, crossing dikes and braving storms.

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One hour canal cruise and all drinks included! The best way to explore Amsterdam

Water Tour Amsterdam
$18

Get on board of one of the comfortable boats of. Sail the canals and experience Amsterdam in peace from the water.

Our hostesses and captains will make sure that you have the best canal cruise of your life! They will guide you through the canals of Amsterdam and tell you everything you have always wanted to know. From the comfort of our boat you can enjoy Amsterdam from the water. Cruise along the Amstel River, the Red Light District, Skinny Bridge and the city centre. Listen to the hostess telling you some fun stories about Amsterdam while you are consuming the free drinks. 70 minutes of pleasure, for only €15.

When you get on board of one of our boats you don't have to worry about anything else rather than enjoying yourself. Our boats are all electric, they are equipped with a toilet, the drinks (wine, Heineken beer and sodas) are all included and you get a live guided tour from our enthousiast crew. 

During the one hour tour you will see many sights. Each tour is different but we assure you that you will see a lot of important sights like the Anne Frank House, the Amstel river, Central Station, the Red Light District, Herengracht, Prinsengracht, the Skinny Bridge, the 7 bridges, the Stopera, the home of our mayor, the Golden Bend and off course many other beautiful buildings and bridges that make Amsterdam such a special city.

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70 minute canal cruise all drinks included route 2

Water Tour Amsterdam
$18

Get on board of one of the comfortable boats of. Sail the canals and experience Amsterdam in peace from the water.

Our hostesses and captains will make sure that you have the best canal cruise of your life! They will guide you through the canals of Amsterdam and tell you everything you have always wanted to know. From the comfort of our boat you can enjoy Amsterdam from the water. Cruise along the Anne Frank House, Amstel River, 7 bridges Skinny Bridge, Prince Canal and a big part of the Canal Belt. Listen to the hostess telling you some fun stories about Amsterdam while you are consuming the free drinks. 70 minutes of pleasure, for only €15.

When you get on board of one of our boats you don't have to worry about anything else rather than enjoying yourself. Our boats are all electric, they are equipped with a toilet, the drinks (wine, Heineken beer and sodas) are all included and you get a live guided tour from our enthousiast crew. 

During the 70 minute tour you will see many sights. Each tour is different but we assure you that you will see a lot of important sights like the Anne Frank House, the Amstel river, Herengracht, Prinsengracht, the Skinny Bridge, the 7 bridges, the Stopera, the home of our mayor, the Golden Bend and off course many other beautiful buildings and bridges that make Amsterdam such a special city.

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Combi ticket: city centre walking tour & canal cruise

Water Tour Amsterdam
$69
Are you looking for a special adventure in Amsterdam? This is a must do combination ticket! In the guided walking tour you will learn about Dutch history, architecture, art, culture and food. Your guide will take you to different sights such as Dam Square, Begijnhof and the Old Church but also less well-known spots will be revealed. This tour is inclusive cheese-tasting and stroopwafel-tasting. It is a small-group tour with maximum 12 participants in a group. The tour takes around 2,5 hours and departs at 09.30, 12.00 and at 14.00. After or before the city tour you can cruise alongside the canals on a beautiful salon boat. There is a live guide and free coffee / tea on board. The canal cruise takes 1,5 hours and departs at 11.30, 13.30 and 15.30.

Want to get the most out of your trip to Amsterdam? This combination ticket is perfect for you!

During the 2,5 hours walking tour you will wander around the city centre of Amsterdam with the guide and learn everything you need and want to know. You will see the most famous and must see sights such as Dam Square, the Old Church, Begijnhof and Nieuwmarkt, but you also will be amazed about what secret places the city has to offer. The aim of this tour is to give you information about a lot of different subjects. History, culture, art and architecture are all combined in this tour. This tour includes a cheese tasting and a stroop-wafel tasting. At the end of the tour you will also receive a small typical Dutch present that will definitely make you laugh! 

Before or after the tour you can join a canal cruise on the most beautiful salon boats of Amsterdam. The city is so beautiful from the water, you can not miss this floating adventure on the enchanting Amsterdam canals. There is a live guide on board who will teach you everything about our watery treasure.

Meet our guide for the city tour at Beursplein in Amsterdam. There are three tours available, at 09.30, 12.00 and 14.00. You can choose a time when you book. The classic canal cruise departs from Singel 359 at 11.30, 13.30 and 15.30. Please let us know what time you would like to join the canal cruise so we can book in advance.

You will receive lunch tips in the area (some with discount) in the booking confirmation.

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Amsterdam: 1,5 hour Boat Cruise

Water Tour Amsterdam
$19
Highlights:
  • Make multiple stops at central locations
  • A 1.5 hour luxury semi-open boat cruise that cruises along all historical sights
  • Enjoy comfortable boats with guided tours, welcoming skipper and heated seats
  • Explore sites like the Golden Bend, Anne Frank, Flower Market, Red light District, City Hall, Central Station, the Museum and the City Center
1.5 hour cruise across multiple central locations:
• Central Station East : Prins Hendrikkade 73, 1012 AD Amsterdam
• Anne Frank House: Prinsengracht 263-267
• City Hall : Amstel 1 1011PN Amsterdam
• 9 Streets area : Herengracht 468, 1017 CA Amsterdam
• Nemo: Oosterdok 2, 1011 VX Amsterdam

Check our App or website for the correct Timetable:
https://amsterdamcircleline.nl/timetable

Step on board on this luxury semi open boat cruise. A unique cruise along all historical sights along the canals of Amsterdam. Enjoy comfortable boats with guided tours, welcoming skipper and heated seats. Take advantage of multiple stops on this unique route which bigger boats can't cruise on. A unique experience. 

1.5 hour cruise across multiple central locations: 
• Central Station East : Prins Hendrikkade 73, 1012 AD Amsterdam
• Anne Frank House: Prinsengracht 263-267
• City Hall : Amstel 1 1011PN Amsterdam
• 9 Streets area : Herengracht 468, 1017 CA Amsterdam
• Nemo: Oosterdok 2, 1011 VX Amsterdam

Check our App or website for the correct Timetable:
https://amsterdamcircleline.nl/timetable

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Amsterdam: Canal Cruise with Live Guide and THIS IS HOLLAND

Water Tour Amsterdam
$33
Have you always dreamed of a unique flight experience that not only shows, but really lets you feel The Netherlands? Now in combination with a live guided Canal Cruise and a complimentary drink on board.

THIS IS HOLLAND:
During The Ultimate Flight Experience you will be hanging inside a sphere-shaped screen with your hands and feet dangling free. Moving with the images, you'll imagine yourself floating above Holland for a period of 8 minutes. Special effects like wind, mist and scent complete this unique experience.

After The Ultimate Flight Experience you can learn more about the attractions that drew your attention during the flight. This is Holland devotes special attention to the 10 areas of Holland that are listed as official UNESCO World Heritage sites. You'll find out a lot about Holland in a very short time!

Live Guided Canal Cruise:
Amsterdam is best seen from the water, and on this 60-minute canal cruise with a live guide you'll experience the best of this historical city. You'll come across new buildings, bridges, and much more in a city that's rooted in history but continues to change. 

Sit back and enjoy the fantastic views of the 17th-century buildings lining the canals and the growing 21st-century city that Amsterdam has become, while being served a complimentary drink.

You'll see Amsterdam the way it really is – from the Golden Bend to Overhoeks, the city's newest quarter, and from the Music Building in the harbor to the VOC ship, the Amsterdam.

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Amsterdam City Canal Cruise

Water Tour Amsterdam
$18
On a 75-minute city canal cruise, glide along the iconic canals of Amsterdam aboard a luxurious boat. As you take in the scenery of bridges and historical houses, see for yourself why Amsterdam's canal ring has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site. You may go any time during operating hours on the day you book.

Board your sightseeing cruise in central Amsterdam, and pass by the city's top sights in a relaxing way.

Your luxury cruise boat offers a unique vantage point for taking photos of this beautiful city and attractions such as Westerkerk, the Anne Frank House, City Hall, and the 'Golden Bend.' On board, put on the provided personal audio system to hear recorded commentary from a guide. This is the ideal way to enjoy the Dutch capital for first-time visitors.

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Amsterdam City Canal Cruise plus Skip-the-Line Madame Tussauds Entrance Ticket

Water Tour Amsterdam
$39
Cruise the Canal Belt of Amsterdam for 75-minutes on board a panoramic canal boat and see the merchant and guild houses of this historic city from the water and marvel at the colorful house boats. Also enjoy skip-the-line entrance to Madame Tussauds Amsterdam to see celebrity waxworks.

Enjoy a 75-minute city canal cruise of Amsterdam and skip the line at Madame Tussauds Amsterdam with a combined ticket valid for a single visit to the waxworks and a canal cruise.

On the canals you will pass beautiful bridges and the merchant houses of Amsterdam's Canal Belt during your city cruise. See the typical houseboats and old Dutch barges with gardens of flower pots. Soak up the unique vibe on Amsterdam's water streets while passing popular attractions, such as the famous Albert Cuyp Market.

Your skip-the-line entrance ticket to Madame Tussauds Amsterdam will get you up close to international pop stars, Hollywood legends, sporting heroes, and historical icons all of which will be brought to life in amazing lifelike wax models.

The combined ticket will save you time and money on individual purchases. And the best thing is that you can use the tickets in the order you like!

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Open Boat Canal Cruise in Amsterdam

Water Tour Amsterdam
$22
No visit to Amsterdam is complete without taking a boat tour and seeing the city from the water. Since this boat is uncovered, nothing will obstruct the beautiful views from the water, and you'll be able to enjoy the sunshine when the sun is out.

You'll enjoy a unique way to experience the canals. You'll be on this small, intimate, uncovered boat that takes you on a tour down the Amsterdam canals on an open boat where you get up close and personal with the city. Your visit to Amsterdam would not be complete without a chance to see the city from the water.

Since your boat is uncovered, nothing will obstruct your beautiful views from the water, and you'll be able to enjoy the sunshine and take fabulous pictures. This small boat will also be able to get you to those spots in the city that are inaccessible to the larger tour boats, making your tour an even more unique experience.

With your live guide on board, you will hear all the important information there is to know and you can ask all the questions you would like.

Keep in mind, the weather in Amsterdam can sometimes be rainy, just like anywhere else. When the weather is too bad to make the cruise, you will be transferred to a regular canal cruise with a refund of the difference in costs between the 2 cruises.

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Amsterdam Canal Cruise and House of Bols Entrance Ticket

Water Tour Amsterdam
$34
The best way to see Amsterdam is by water, which you'll do as you take in the city's main sights by boat on this 75-minute canal tour. After the cruise, enjoy a self-guided tour of the House of Bols distillery museum while learning about the history of the world's oldest distilled spirit. Then, savor a tasting of different Bols liquers and sip a specialty cocktail created by a master mixologist.

Double down on two classic Amsterdam experiences during this fun, flexible combo tour. Head over to the canal cruise departure point at a time of your choosing and set off on a 75-minute boat tour around the Dutch capital's winding canals. Pass by centuries-old and new buildings as you admire this city that's rooted in history but continues to change. See the city from a unique perspective — from the Golden Bend to Overhoeks, the city's newest quarter, and from the Music Building in the harbor to the VOC ship

Learn about the history at the House of Bols, the world's oldest distilled spirit brand, which has been making liqueurs in Amsterdam since 1575. You'll also be introduced to Bols Genever, Holland's rediscovered cocktail spirit, which dates back to 1820. During your 90-minute visit, take a journey that incorporates flavors, aromas, images, sounds, and film. The self-guided tour includes the Hall of Taste, where you'll find all 38 Bols liqueurs represented, the Delft Blue Room, the World of Cocktails Club, and the Bols Genever Room.

Your self-guided tour ends in the Mirror Bar, where bartenders will mix your preferred Bols Genever and liqueur cocktail especially for you. If you'd like to learn the art of flair bartending you can do so in the "Flair Booth," with specially designed Bols bottles.

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Canal Cruise and Amsterdam Dungeon

Water Tour Amsterdam
$41
Cruise the Canal Belt of Amsterdam on board a panoramic boat, and see the merchant houses of the historic city from the water. Marvel at colorful house boats. Then, learn the city's more gruesome history with free entry to Amsterdam Dungeons.

Enjoy a canal cruise of Amsterdam and skip-the-line entry to the Amsterdam Dungeon museum with a combined ticket valid for a single visit to the Dungeon, and one canal tour. 

On the canal cruise, you will pass the beautiful bridges and merchant houses of Amsterdam's famous Canal Belt. See typical houseboats and Dutch barges in myriad colors and designs. Soak up the unique vibe of Amsterdam's streets of water on the 75-minute journey, passing popular attractions, such as the famous Albert Cuyp Market.

Then, enter the Amsterdam Dungeons, and take an 80-minute journey through 500 years of the city's more gruesome history. Scream, and laugh, as you encounter actors re-enacting some of the more hideous stories of Amsterdam, via state-of-the-art special effects and gripping narratives.

This 2 in 1 ticket gives you access to both the Amsterdam Dungeon and to a wonderful city canal cruise. The City Canal Cruise and the Amsterdam Dungeon can be done on any day, at any time.

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Canal Cruise with Live Guide

Water Tour Amsterdam
$18
This canal cruise departs from the easy to reach, upcoming area of Amsterdam North and takes you past all the highlights of the city in 60 minutes. After serving you a complimentary drink, our host will tell you all about the sites you pass.

Amsterdam is best seen from the water, and on this 60-minute canal cruise with a live guide you'll experience the best of this historical city. You'll come across new buildings, bridges, and much more in a city that's rooted in history but continues to change. 

Sit back and enjoy the fantastic views of the 17th-century buildings lining the canals and the growing 21st-century city that Amsterdam has become, while being served a complimentary drink. You'll see Amsterdam the way it really is – from the Golden Bend to Overhoeks, the city's newest quarter, and from the Music Building in the harbor to the VOC ship, the Amsterdam.

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Amsterdam City Canal Cruise and Van Gogh Museum

Water Tour Amsterdam
$39
Enjoy a city canal cruise in Amsterdam and the Van Gogh Museum before of afterwards with these tickets. Your cruise will take you past beautiful bridges over the world-famous Amsterdam canals. Get ready to discover the masterworks of great artists at the Van Gogh Museum afterwards.

Explore Amsterdam's beautiful city center by cruising the city's canals before entering the Van Gogh Museum. Enjoy two of the city's must-dos with this open ticket.

Relax on the boat while cruising Amsterdam's canals and admire the beautiful, traditional merchant houses, the city's numerous bridges and houseboats during your 75-minute canal cruise.

Next, enjoy access at the Van Gogh Museum and see some of the most famous works of this fantastic painter. Take your time exploring the exhibits as you stroll through the museum at your own pace.

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Amsterdam Canal Cruise and Skip The Line Rijksmuseum

Water Tour Amsterdam
$38
Embark in an unique experience through Amsterdam's canals and understand why they have been awarded UNESCO's World Heritage status. This 75-minute City Canal Cruise will allow you to see all of the city's highlights and the world famous "Nachtwacht" by Rembrandt van Rijn the biggest and most famous museum of Amsterdam, the Rijksmuseum.

This special combination ticket for two main sights in the city of Amsterdam will save you money and time as you explore Amsterdam's wonderful locations via it's charming canals and make use of your skip-the-line ticket to enter Amsterdam's most beautiful museum: the Rijksmuseum.

Relax and discover the typical Dutch canal houses, it's beautiful bridges and it's unique boat houses and then use your ticket to skip the queue to discover Amsterdam's finest museum, the Rijksmuseum.

The combined ticket will save you time and money on individual purchases. And the best thing is that you can use the tickets in the order you like.

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Amsterdam Canal Cruise and Heineken Experience Entrance Ticket

Water Tour Amsterdam
$33
Relax and enjoy this unique 75-minute Amsterdam Canal Cruise and discover the city from a standpoint that even many locals have yet to experience. Quench your thirst and love for beer and all it's intricacies in a cultural journey of the former Heineken brewery at the Heineken Experience.

Discover all of the wanders that Amsterdam has to offer by embarking on a 75-minute canal cruise that will allow you to witness it's beautiful bridges, traditional merchant houses and uniquely designed houseboats.

Skip-the-line at the former working Heineken brewery, which now offers you the unique opportunity to be a part of the Heineken Experience, an interactive tour of Heineken and all of it's brewing and marketing process that finishes off with a free pint of beer for you to enjoy.

The combined ticket will save you time and money on individual purchases. And the best thing is that you can use the tickets in the order you like, after collecting them at the ticket office of Blue Boat Company.

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Haarlem: 50 minutes Boat Cruise

Water Tour Haarlem
$16

The ships of Smidtje Canal Cruises sail around the historic centre of Haarlem. Enjoy our 50 minutes cruise and let our experienced skippers guide you through all the beautiful places of the old city. From the Boothuys on the Spaarne, opposite the famous Teylers museum, we leave daily with our ships for a tour through our historic centre. We offer a wonderful view of the city by cruising over the canals of Haarlem and the river Spaarne,. You can also enjoy food and drinks that we deliver on departure. The momentum is provided by our experienced staff. Enjoy a daily excursion or book a private tour at Smidtje Canal Cruises Haarlem.

The ships of Smidtje Canal Cruises sail around the historic centre of Haarlem. Enjoy our 50 minutes cruise and let our experienced skippers guide you through all the beautiful places of the old city. From the Boothuys on the Spaarne, opposite the famous Teylers museum, we leave daily with our ships for a tour through our historic centre. We offer a wonderful view of the city by cruising over the canals of Haarlem and the river Spaarne,. You can also enjoy food and drinks that we deliver on departure. The momentum is provided by our experienced staff. Enjoy a daily excursion or book a private tour at Smidtje Canal Cruises Haarlem.

Cruise stops at multiple central locations:
  • Stop 1 : Spaarne 11A, 2011 CC Haarlem

Visit > Teylers Museum

  • Stop 2 : Nieuwe Gracht 80, 2011 NJ Haarlem

Visit > Central Station

  • Stop 3 : Zijlvest 45, 2011 Haarlem

Visit > Jopen Church

  • Stop 4 : Grachthuisvest 43, 2011 ET Haarlem

Visit > Frans Hals Museum

Please check our website for the correct timetable:
https://smidtjecanalcruises.nl/vertrektijden

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Windmill Cruises - Zaanse Schans

Water Tour Zaandam
$16

WINDMILL CRUISES – HEROES IN SIGHT!
Highlights:

  • Cruise through the historic waters of the Zaanse Schans
  • Discover the story behind the 'Dutch heroes'
  • Most stunning view of the Windmills
  • A unique piece of Dutch history seen from the water

‘A unique piece of Dutch history seen from the water'

Open from: 9.30 am, departure every half and full hour. Last departure 4.30 pm. 

WINDMILL CRUISES – HEROES IN SIGHT!

Discover the hero roles of our Zaanse windmills during this unique 45 minutes canal cruise. Without these 'Dutch heroes' the Netherlands would not have had a Golden Age and VOC at all. Also curious about the true story? Therefore, sail with this unique heroic journey and get inspired and amazed by our Zaanse World Heritage. Get to know the secrets of the mills. Our heroes. Our heroes in sight .... Are you cruising along with us?

‘A unique piece of Dutch history seen from the water'

Open from: 9.30 am, departure every half and full hour. Last departure 4.30 pm.