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Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht)

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed yesterday

Amsterdam is on of those cities that you must spend at least a week in to get to see and feel the wonder of this special place. I always make a point of coming to the Emperor's Canal. It is part of my experience to...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Best way to take in the beauty of the houses lining the canal rings without a thousand tourists bumping into you.

Thank rosaliesh
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Reviewed yesterday

What a beautiful canal - the grand dame! Close to everything this canal is in constant motion with boats. walkers, and lovely houses. A must do experience! Hard to pass by.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

OK, so it's one of many, but this is one of the prettiest canals in Amsterdam and I never get tired of walking along it and observing all the canal houses. Just lovely.

Thank Thomas V
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Fun, upbeat neighborhood with easy access by walkimg to tje Jordan, the museums and the nightlife of the Red Light district.

Thank J J
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the grandest of the Amsterdam canals. the loveliest and most stately homes grace the canal and the water view is not to be blieved

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are lots of canals that look the same. Most are very small so you get to see boat traffic jams.

Thank giffenk
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is always something happening on the canal, and I never got tired of looking at it. We often rode our bike along it to get to other places in the city, like Plantage.

Thank LauraRW
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to a canal cruise and was very impressed with this canal because of the amazing architecture around it. Then I went there by tram to explore the area more closely. Very beautiful there and you can have a nice walk along the canal...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went there at the end of the day, and the atmosphere was so peaceful and impressive. I love beautiful houses near the canal, the bikes around it.

Thank Nguyen T
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