Amsterdam Classic Boat Cruise: Explore City Landmarks with Drinks and Cheese
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Embark on a 1-hour luxury classic river boat cruise in Amsterdam. Explore the city's landmarks, culture, and trading history while enjoying drinks and cheese. Live guided tour in English.
Duration: 1 hour
Cancellation: 1 day learn more
  • Homomonument - In about one hour, we cruise through the unique Unesco Heritage listed Golden Age canals of Amsterdam. We cruise into the Jordaan, a neighbourhood known for its famous Prinsengracht towards the most romantic Magere Brug (English: Skinny Bridge
  • we will work on your Dutch pronunciation later), the Amstel river, the 7 bridges, the impressive Golden Bend, and then past the nine streets back to the Anne Frank House.
What's Included
  • Enjoy an assortment of two distinct Dutch Cheeses.
  • Savor the experience in a friendly atmosphere.
  • Embark on a unique journey aboard a luxury boat.
  • Be navigated by a skilled skipper with a live guide.
  • Indulge in unlimited wine, beer, and soft drinks.
Additional Information

Embark on this Luxury Classic River Boat Cruise for an hour of exploration around the city, viewing its notable structures, absorbing the culture, and its affluent trading history, all while savoring a beverage. Our captain will navigate you to several of the city’s prominent spots throughout this cruise. This tour is guided live, thus providing an engaging journey with ample opportunity for any queries and suggestions for your continuing stay in Amsterdam. Note that all tours are conducted in ENGLISH.

  • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
  • It is colder on the water, please bring warm clothing and don’t get surprised by the chilly Dutch weather
  • A fairly big step has to be made into the boat. Our stewards will assist you with this
  • You are always welcome to cancel your ticket if it rains and you’d rather stay inside :)
  • No boats at the dock? Please call us or visit our office at Leliegracht 50D (Just around the corner from the Anne Frank House)
  • No bachelor / birthday party groups allowed, please call us for a private boat option
  • Tour available for free for infants (0-3 years old)
  • No toilets on board
  • Please be aware that the points of interest on the route may slightly vary depending on the departure point chosen
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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

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Feb 15, 2024
10/10!!! - Amazing canal tour. We booked the cheese and wine option and the ladies made sure we were always topped up! Was great fun and ever informative. Couldn’t recommend this enough! Really enjoyed our time on this tour!!
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Jan 31, 2024
Brilliant tour, brilliant guide, brilliant expertise - Jim, our guide was fantastic! The stories he told us of Amsterdam and his personal experience were great! Thoroughly recommend!
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Jan 30, 2024
Amazing couple experience - Went with my husband to celebrate our ten years wedding anniversary! It was amazing. Very instructive and funny at the same Time ! i recomand it!
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Jan 30, 2024
Excellent Amsterdam Canal Cruise. - We had a lovely time on our Amsterdam Canal Cruise, the crew were exceptionally friendly and extremely entertaining, we laughed for nearly the whole voyage. The unlimited cheese and wine made for a very enjoyable trip. Highly recommended., even if we did get a little bit tipsy, but in a good way.
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Jan 13, 2024
Great route! - Great entrance to the city with fun notes and a great stories about the city to give you an idea of what to do.
Review provided by Viator
Jan 11, 2024
Wonderful late afternoon tour. - As we left the Ann Frank House, the boat was just loading along the riverwalk. We were 30 minutes early, but they had room for us. The young men from "Voyage Amsterdam" warmly welcomed us all and explained our upcoming experience. They owned their boat and were very proud of the restoration they had just was beautiful and very comfortable. As we took off down the canal, Fenton served us the beer or wine of our choice and William started explaining what we were seeing along the river. They traded off sharing information and some very interesting historical or background facts about the areas we were moving through. William was a very competent captain. He even managed to find a spot at the side of a busy intersection to allow us all to see and take pictures of the spot where we could see through about 8-10 overpass arches far down the canal. At first we were a little disappointed that this boat wasn't the wine and cheese tasting excursion we had booked, but the young men made up for it with their stories and warm personalities. September 1. 2023
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Dec 27, 2023
Awesome evening experience - The crew was incredible, specially Pimk. From the service to the insights and the experience everything was really good. My mom and I spent the evening on the cruise seeing the difference between the day and the lights at night was awesome.
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Feb 15, 2024
Overall very good - Cannot complain about the trip. The cheese and wine was lovely The tour guides were fantastic. My only complaint would be that you allow large groups of 20 on the same trip and they took over and others on the boat felt left out of conversations. Maybe a private tours would be better for a group that size for others to have the best experience possible.
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Jan 18, 2024
Great tour! - The tour was very nice. Our tour guide told us about history but also funny and significant landmarks that we passed. The information was not overwhelming like other tours, it was very relaxing.
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Dec 31, 2023
Irresponsible tour - Was notified that my cruise was canceled. Looked like it was overbooked. The operator changed times numerous times. Very irresponsible. Was told I would receive a refund. Still no refund!
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up to 15 guests
1 Adult
April 2024