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Lovers: 1 Hour Amsterdam Canal Cruise with Audio Guide

€14
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1 hr.
Audio Guide
  • Fall in love with Amsterdam aboard a glass-roofed boat cruise along its famous canals.
  • Capture the serene beauty of Amsterdam's world-famous canals from the water.
  • Catch sight of popular landmarks like the Skinny Bridge and admire the canal's Baroque architecture.
  • Upgrade your ticket to a semi-open boat tour and enjoy the unobstructed views and fresh air of Amsterdam.
  • Enjoy the hustle-bustle of the city from the semi-open boat that runs on solar energy and is completely silent, ensuring an eco-friendly tour.
  • Audioguides are available in a selection of 19 languages, enhancing your visit with insightful and entertaining commentary.
  • You can get an audioguide in Spanish, Thai, Turkish, Catalan, Chinese, Dutch, English, French, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Arabic, Polish, Portuguese and Russian.

This ticket has the following options that you can choose from:

  • Regular Canal Cruise
  • Semi-Open Boat Canal Cruise
  • Infants aged 3 and below go free. Children aged 4-13 enjoy reduced prices on their tickets (carry a valid photo ID).
  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Blue Boat: 75 Mins Amsterdam Canal Cruise

€15
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
1 hr. 15 min.
  • Take to the canals of Amsterdam and experience a whole other side of the Dutch capital from aboard the waters.
  • Watch iconic landmarks of Amsterdam float past you, such as the Heritage Museum and the Westerkerk Church.
  • Soak up the monumental buildings and rich baroque work along the banks of this canal cruise.
  • Listen to the audio commentary onboard and learn about the city's captivating history (available in 19 languages).
  • Upgrade your ticket to include a snackbox to your experience, which you'll receive before boarding the cruise.
  • The snackbox includes chips, popcorn, cheese biscuits, salted peanuts and a soft drink of your choice

This ticket has the following options that you can choose from:

  • Blueboat: 75 Mins Amsterdam Canal Cruise
  • Blueboat: 75 Mins Amsterdam Canal Cruise - dock from Heineken Experience
  • Blueboat: 75 Mins Amsterdam Canal Cruise with Snackbox
  • English, French, Russian, Spanish, German, Dutch, Italian, Portuguese, Arabic, Japanese, Turkish, Polish, Czech, Croatian, Indonesian, Korean, Hindi, Traditional Chinese, Chinese
  • Infants aged 4 and under go free. Children aged 5-11 enjoy reduced ticket pricing (carry a valid photo ID).
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 12 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Amsterdam: 1.5 Hour Evening Canal Cruise

€20
Free Cancellation
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Mobile Ticket
1 hr. 30 min.
  • Board your cruise and explore the canals of Amsterdam in the warm glow of the city illuminated at night.
  • You will be welcomed onboard the comfortable boat by the cruise staff and can kick off your journey by ordering a cold drink.
  • As you explore the UNESCO-listed canal belt, listen to the onboard audio guide with your free headphones, available in up to 21 different languages.
  • Learn about the history of Amsterdam, its former glory, and how it came to be what it is today.
  • The cruise will also drift past the canals that run through the district where most day cruises do not go - the infamous De Wallen or De Walletjes.
  • It is the largest and best known red-light district in Amsterdam, and its interesting history allows for quite the cultural exploration.

This ticket has the following options you can choose from:

  • Canal Cruise
  • Canal Cruise & Snackbox
  • 90-minute cruise.
  • Evening cruise with bar service
  • Multilingual audio guide
  • Snackbox - contains chips, popcorn, cheese biscuits, salted peanuts, and a soft drink of your choice (optional)

Available in the following languages:

English | French | Russian | Spanish | German | Chinese | Dutch | Italian | Portuguese | Arabic | Japanese | Turkish | Thai | Polish | Czech | Croatian | Indonesian | Cantonese | Swedish | Korean | Hindi

  • Infants aged 0-5 can enter for free. Children aged 6-12 enjoy reduced ticket pricing (carry a valid photo ID).
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 12 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Amsterdam: Semi-Open Boat Canal Cruise

€15
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
1 hr.
  • Sink into the serene beauty of Amsterdam's world-famous canals on a 1hr immersive boat tour.
  • The all-new semi-open boats run on solar energy and are completely silent, ensuring an eco-friendly tour.
  • Enjoy uninterrupted views and fresh air as you take in spectacular sights around you.
  • Even if it rains, the boat allows you to enjoy the experience with the option of a closed roof.
  • Learn all about several popular attractions with an easily available audio guide in 19 languages.
  • Semi-open boat cruise
  • Electric and silent boats
  • Zero emission
  • Covered boat on rainy days
  • GPS audio guide in several languages
  • Food and drinks
  • Infants aged 3 and below go free. Children aged 4-13 enjoy reduced prices on their tickets (carry a valid photo ID).
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Amsterdam Classic Canal Cruise with Cheese and Drinks

€29.95
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
1 hr.
  • Take an unforgettable 60-minute cruise through the beautiful canals of Amsterdam.
  • Admire some of the city’s most famous landmarks such as The Jordaan, the Magere Burg, the Old Harbour, the Maritime Museum, the 9 Streets, and the Golden Bend.
  • Savor some Dutch cheese during the cruise.
  • Enjoy unlimited wine, beer, and soft drinks as you take in the views of the city.
  • Discover the city’s hidden gems, bars, and restaurants from your informative hostess to make your Amsterdam stay even better!
  • Note: Guests who book the cruise before 1 July 2022 will enjoy a 75-minute cruise experience.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Pancake Cruise in Amsterdam

€21.50
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
1 hr. 15 min.
  • Set sail on an all-you-can-eat pancake adventure that takes place on a 75-minute boat trip.
  • Cruise past top Amsterdam highlights like A'DAM Tower and the Eye Museum.
  • Load up your Dutch pancakes with plenty of toppings like cheese, bacon, fruit, chocolate, marmalade, and more.
  • Whatever you choose, it's bound to be flippin' good! Simply sit back and enjoy your all-you-can-eat pannenkoek adventure.
  • Infants aged 0-2 go for free. Children aged 3-11 enjoy reduced ticket pricing (carry a valid photo ID).
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 0 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Amsterdam Canal Cruise with New York Pizza & Drinks

€34.50
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
1 hr. 15 min.
  • Sign up for a night of sightseeing and pizza as you step aboard a cozy boat
  • Admire the wonderfully lit 17th-century canals and vintage houses that gracefully stand by the waters
  • Choose your favorite Italian homemade pizza and couple it with Heineken beer, wine, and soft drinks
  • For dessert, you have Cookie Dough Chocolate Chip ice cream
  • See noteworthy landmarks like the Skinny Bridge and the historic Heritage Museum
  • Infants aged 3 and under go free. Children aged 4 - 13 enjoy reduced prices on their tickets (carry a valid photo ID)
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Flagship Amsterdam: Luxury Canal Cruise With Live Guide

€19.95
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
1 hr.
  • Admire unobstructed views of Amsterdam and see the famous UNESCO Heritage-listed canals from the Golden Age on the only cruise with an expert live guide!
  • Depart from either Anne Frank House or Rijksmuseum in an open boat that takes you away from the city crowds.
  • Fun Fact: Flagship Amsterdam is our highest-rated experience and is recognized worldwide as one of the must-do things when in Amsterdam!
  • Sip on a delicious drink from the onboard bar as you enjoy the stunning Amsterdam views from the luxury boat.
  • See the famed Seven Bridges, the crooked historic Dancing Houses, the prestigious Golden Bend, and the remarkable Anne Frank House.
  • Cruise by the famous Magere Brug (Skinny Bridge), one of the most beautiful bridges in Amsterdam.
  • Get an understanding of Dutch history, fun facts, and spot famous landmarks along the canals, with the help of your guide.

This ticket has the following options that you can choose from:

  • Departure from Anne Frank House
  • Departure from Rijksmuseum

Inclusions

  • Live guide and local skipper
  • 60-minute tour
  • Blankets

Exclusions

  • Drinks (see the menu here).
  • Infants aged 2 and under can enter for free. Children aged 3-10 enjoy reduced ticket pricing (carry a valid photo ID).
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Dug in the 17th century, the Amsterdam Canals form concentric circles around the city. With time it has become an integral part of the city of Amsterdam as over 1550 monumental buildings are built along these canals, making the canal-ring area a perfect sightseeing spot in the city. While in the city, several visitors opt to take the Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruises as it allows them to enjoy the best of Amsterdam with one ticket- historical locations of the city and the experience of a cruise ride on Amsterdam Canals.

Why Go on an Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruise?

Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruise Tickets
  • Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruise is one of the most sought-after cruise options as it lets you explore Amsterdam like never before and enjoy a unique experience of sightseeing adventure from a luxury cruise.
  • Along with the exciting adventure of exploring the city of Amsterdam from a different perspective, you get to combine touring experiences like Canal Cruise and Amphibian Bus tours, which itself is a memorable experience.
  • Get to know the reasons behind the hype behind the Amsterdam Canals as you find yourself in a state of tranquility as you float around in the iconic canals on a luxurious Amsterdam Canal Cruise.
  • Get to see striking panoramic views of the city from the deck of the boat as your cruise takes you to different parts of the city, giving you a one-of-kind experience.

Sights Covered on Your Sightseeing Cruises

Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruise Tickets

Amsterdam Canals

On your Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruises, you get to experience a fantastic cruise ride on the iconic canals of Amsterdam. The Amsterdam Canals stretch over hundreds of kilometers in the city, forming concentric circles and becoming the reason why the city is called the ‘Venice of the North.’

Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruise Tickets

Zaan River

This small river is popular in the city of Amsterdam, and it even has a district named after it, through which it runs. Along the banks of river Zaan, several villages have historic windmills and houses, making it a popular tourist attraction and a perfect site for Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruises.

Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruise Tickets

Zaanse Schans

With its name derived from the river Zaan, Zaanse Schans is a neighborhood in the Netherlands famous for its historic houses and windmills that remain well-preserved. Interestingly, Zaanstreek’s old buildings from 1961 to 1974 were relocated to this neighborhood using lowboy trailers.

Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruise Tickets

Skinny Bridge

Also known as Magere Brug, Skinny Bridge is a famous bridge over the Amstel river in Amsterdam, connecting the river banks at Kerkstraat. It is a bascule bridge made of white-painted wood, built-in 1934. Since then, it has faced several renovations and conservation to preserve its original design.

Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruise Tickets

Maritime Museum

The National Maritime Museum Amsterdam or Het Scheepvaartmuseum is a museum dedicated to maritime history. It houses several artifacts associated with shipping and sailing, including items like scale models, weapons, world maps, paintings of naval officers, and historical sea battles.

Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruise Tickets

A’Dam Lookout

A’Dam Lookout is an observation deck in Amsterdam that offers an amazing panoramic view of the city. It offers the city’s unhindered landscape view, including the city’s historic center, port, and Amsterdam Canals. It also hosts interactive exhibitions, throwing light on the city’s history and culture.

Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruise Tickets

Eye Filmmuseum

The Eye Filmmuseum of Amsterdam functions as a museum and film archive of the city. Featuring two exhibition spaces, it is a famous tourist attraction and is an important historic building for the world cinema as it preserves and also presents foreign films and Dutch films.

 

Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruise Tickets

Dam Square

Originally serving as the dam on the Amstel river and hence the name, Dam Square is located in the historical center of Amsterdam, Dam Square or Dam is a town square of the city. It is a popular area in the city, known for its notable buildings and several important locations for tourists and visitors.

Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruise Tickets

Port of Amsterdam

The port of Amsterdam is the fourth busiest port of Europe, located on the bank of IJ bank and the North Sea  Canal. It is a seaport with a history dating back to the 13th century. Serving as the main port for Dutch East India Company, this port today stands as the second-largest port in the Netherlands.

Know Before You Go on a Sightseeing Cruise in Amsterdam

Please note that there are multiple ticket options available for Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruises. For information regarding its timings, redemption center, boarding points, inclusions, and other details, make sure to check your tickets before purchasing.  

Timings
Getting There
Inclusions
Zaanse Schans : The Windmill Village Boat Tour from Amsterdam

Duration: 6 hours

Tour Details & Timings:

  • 2-hr cruise from Amsterdam to the Zaanse Schans.
  • 2-hr free time at the Zaanse Schans.
VIP Canal Cruise Ticket With Welcome Drink

Duration: 1 hour

Timings: Daily at 11 AM, 12:30 PM, 2 PM, 3:30 PM, 5 PM, 6:30 PM & 8 PM

Splashtours Amsterdam: Bus Tour and Canal Cruise

Duration: 1 hour

Tour Details & Timings:

  • 30-minute cruise.
  • 30-minute bus tour.
Port of Amsterdam Harbor Tour

Duration: 2 hours

Tour Details & Timings:

  • 2-hour Amsterdam port tour
Zaanse Schans : The Windmill Village Boat Tour from Amsterdam
  • Boarding Point: Opposite dock of Ms. van Riemsdijkweg 45 (NDSM wharf)
  • Address: Mt. Ondinaweg 30, 1033 RG Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Find it on the map.
VIP Canal Cruise Ticket With Welcome Drink
  • Boarding Point: Oudezijds Voorburgwal 230, 1012 GK Amsterdam, Nederland.
  • Nearest Landmark: Behind Krasnapolsky hotel, in front of ‘Bom 9’ cigar shop.
    Find it on the map.
Splashtours Amsterdam: Bus Tour and Canal Cruise
Port of Amsterdam Harbor Tour
  • Boarding Point: Dock opposite of Ms. van Riemsdijkweg 45 (NDSM wharf).
  • Address: Mt. Ondinaweg 30, 1033 RG Amsterdam, Netherlands.
    Find it on the map.
Zaanse Schans : The Windmill Village Boat Tour from Amsterdam
  • 2-hr cruise from Amsterdam to the Zaanse Schans
  • 2-hr free time at the Zaanse Schans
  • Entertainment tax
  • Downloadable multilingual audio guide
  • Free WiFi onboard
  • Small menu for food & drinks (to buy)
VIP Canal Cruise Ticket With Welcome Drink
  • 1-hr Amsterdam canal cruise
  • The best seat on the boat
  • Welcome drink (champagne/cocktail)
  • Unlimited access to the Dutch bar
  • Small snacks included
  • Live commentary (English/Dutch)
  • Large and luxury trays that serve as a partition
  • Disinfection products onboard
  • Contactless payment
Splashtours Amsterdam: Bus Tour and Canal Cruise
  • Live guide (Dutch and English-speaking)
  • Multilingual audio guide available in 18 languages
  • 30-minute cruise
  • 30-minute bus tour
Port of Amsterdam Harbor Tour
  • 2-hour Amsterdam port tour
  • Entertainment tax
  • Downloadable multilingual audio guide
  • Free WiFi onboard
  • Small menu for food & drinks (to buy)

Visitor Tips

  • Before purchasing, please check your tickets for details regarding timings, redemption center, boarding point, facilities, and inclusion.
  • Make sure to reach your boarding point at least 15 minutes before your scheduled time for the cruise.
  • Make sure to wear masks, maintain social distancing, and practice all safety and health measures to ensure the safety of all the visitors.
  • Some of the experiences and Sightseeing cruises require good weather. In case of cancellation due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
  • It is chillier on the boat than on the streets of Amsterdam. Make sure to dress warmly to be comfortable during the ride.
  • Most Sightseeing cruises allow service dogs, make sure to check your ticket information before purchasing.

Frequently Asked Questions About Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruise Tickets

Q. Can I book online to Sightseeing Cruises on Amsterdam Canals?

A. Yes, you can buy Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruise tickets online.

Q. What is the cost of a Sightseeing Cruise ticket in Amsterdam?

A. There are multiple Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruise tickets available online, with each offering a unique experience, with the prices starting from €19.

Q. Are discounts available on Sightseeing Cruise ticket in Amsterdam?

A. Yes, discounts are available on Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruise tickets. You can avail of the discounts by booking your tickets online.

Q. Does my Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruise ticket include drinks?

A. Yes, Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruises like VIP canal cruise ticket with welcome drink includes drinks. There are several other ticket options available that include drinks. For more information, check your tickets.

Q. Where is my boarding point for the Sightseeing Cruise in Amsterdam?

A. Cruise details such as boarding points will be mentioned on your Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruise ticket. Please check your tickets before purchasing for details regarding timings, redemption center, facilities, and inclusion.

Q. Where is the redemption center of the my Sightseeing Cruise ticket on Amsterdam Canal?

A. Cruise details such as ticket redemption center will be mentioned on your Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruise ticket. Please check your tickets before purchasing for details regarding timings, boarding points, facilities, and inclusion.

Q. What sites are included in my Sightseeing Cruise on Amsterdam Canal ticket?

A. Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruises include sights and highlights like Amsterdam Canals, Amstel River, Zaan River, Zaanse Schans, Skinny Bridge, Maritime Museum, A’Dam Lookout, Eye Filmmuseum, Dam Square, Port of Amsterdam, and several other important landmarks of the city. For more information, please check your tickets for the exact details.

Q. Is my Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruise wheelchair accessible?

A. Yes, most of the Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruises are wheelchair accessible. Make sure to check your tickets for more information.

Q. Can I bring my service dog to the Sightseeing Cruise in Amsterdam?

A. Yes, most of the Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruises allow you to bring a service dog. Make sure to check your tickets for more information.

Q. Will life jackets be provided on the Sightseeing Cruise in Amsterdam?

A. Yes, life jackets will be provided on your Amsterdam Canal Sightseeing Cruise.