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90-Minute Canal Cruise in Amsterdam

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Take this in-depth Amsterdam canal cruise and benefit from the captain and skipper’s knowledge of the area. Pass by top city attractions, and feel free to make requests. This tour benefits from a flexible itinerary that can be customized to suit its small group’s interests. Sail at a time that suits you, with convenient departure times throughout the day.
  • With multiple departures, select the Amsterdam cruise that suits you
  • Pass top attractions and enjoy a flexible itinerary, based on group interest
  • Learn more about Amsterdam with commentary provided by the captain
  • Receive tips and recommendations for the rest of your visit
What to Expect
Begin your eco-friendly cruise at a central location in Amsterdam, at a departure time that suits your schedule. Feel free to bring your own food and eat it as you sail past Amsterdam’s top attractions. Explore the smaller canals and Jordaan district, and hear personal insights from your crew about the region’s landmarks and history. Interaction is encouraged on the small-group tour with a maximum capacity of 20, so feel free to discuss points of interest with the crew, who may take sightseeing requests. Benefit from your crew’s local knowledge and receive tips and recommendations for the rest of your trip in the Dutch capital. Conclude your journey back the original point of departure.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Keizersgracht 179, 1016 DV Amsterdam, Netherlands
1h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Live commentary on board
  • Eco-friendly sightseeing cruise
  • Small-group tour (max 10-20 passenger per boat)
  • Local certified skipper
  • Entry/Admission - Amsterdam Canal Ring
  • Food and drinks (may be taken on-board)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation in case of extreme weather. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately. Blankets and optional roof available
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Cynthia our boat operator and tour guide was very informative and a pleasure to be with. First time visitors should put this as # 1 on their what to do this.
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I have to say this was a far better option than any of the big boats. Personal, friendly and very informative. I highly recommend anyone interested in a boat trip on the canals to pick this skipper and his boat. Thanks very much, we could do with someone as good as this skipper
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Really amazing tour through the Amsterdam canals. The itinerary was personalized according to what the group wanted to see and the captain was genuinely knowledgeable of the city's history. Highly recommended!
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If you are in a group of eight or fewer, I would definitely recommend this canal tour rather than one of the bigger boats. The boat is small, but the tour is all the better for it. The guide doesn’t work to a pre-prepared script, but he is so knowledgeable that he doesn’t need
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This 90-minute cruise is one of the best ways to see the city. You won’t get seasick- the boat ride is quiet and smooth. The captain, “Paup,” is highly knowledgeable about the city and extremely personable. You can ask him all sorts of questions and he knows his stuff. I went
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  • Duration: 1h 30m
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  • Languages Offered: English, Dutch
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