75 minutes Canal Cruise – Highlights of Amsterdam

Highlights

Embark on a charming 75-minute canal cruise through the heart of Amsterdam aboard a 100% electric boat. Glide past historical landmarks like the Anne Frank House, picturesque houseboats, timeless churches, and the city’s famous bridges. Marvel at Amsterdam’s stunning architecture and experience the vibrant life along its waterfronts. Hear enlightening stories about the city’s golden age in the 17th century and discover why Amsterdam’s canals have been pivotal to its prosperity. With live commentary from the skipper and an audio guide available in multiple languages, you immerse in the cultural tapestry that Amsterdam offers. Whether the roof is open to the sunny sky or closed for comfort, enjoy a scenic journey along the Amstel river, and the iconic Prinsengracht and Herengracht canals, complemented by the convenience of drinks available onboard. An unforgettable adventure through Amsterdam’s waterways awaits.

What you'll see

Departure location: Badhuiskade, Amsterdam.
Return location: Same as departure location.
Tour duration: 75 minutes.
Departure time: Various times throughout the day.
Tour type: Amsterdam Canal Cruises

Intinerary

Your delightful voyage through Amsterdam’s venous canals launches from the vibrant Overhoeksplein. As you gently float away from the hustle and bustle of the city, your sightseeing journey is enriched by the live commentary delivered by your knowledgeable skipper. Settle in as the electric boat cruises down the IJ river, leading you into the serene realm of the Amstel river, where Amsterdam’s soul truly resides. Lose yourself amidst the stunning panoramas of the Prinsengracht and Herengracht, two of Amsterdam’s most renowned canals, draped with picturesque houseboats and crowned with breathtaking bridges. Each sight comes alive through fascinating tales of prosperity, architectural marvels, and cultural significance narrated by your audio guide available in six languages, inviting you to look beyond the scenic beauty. The iconic Anne Frank House casts a poignant reminder of the city’s past, while the echoing bells of distant churches fill the air with Amsterdam’s enduring spirit. Whether basking under a clear sky through the open roof or sheltered comfortably on less forgiving days, the 75-minute journey promises an immersive foray into Amsterdam’s essence. Indulge in available refreshments onboard, adding a leisurely touch to your canal cruise adventure. As the trip winds down, find yourself back at Overhoeksplein, holding a vivid mosaic of Amsterdam’s timeless charm.
Raster effect view

What's included

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Reservations details

Dive into the heart of Amsterdam with our 75-minute canal cruise, a fusion of historical insights and visual delight. Reserve your spot on this unforgettable journey through the city’s waterways, with no hidden costs or booking fees. Adults and children can look forward to a journey filled with stories, sights, and seamless comfort. Ensure your place aboard our eco-friendly electric boat by booking now. Availability varies throughout the day, offering flexible options for every traveler. Note: Dogs are not allowed on board (with the exception of assistance dogs).

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