4.5 star rating: Recommended 248 Reviews

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  • Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Duration:  60 minutes (approx.)
Get a comprehensive overview of Amsterdam's top sights on this 1-hour canal cruise. See the Golden Bend, the Anne Frank House, the Skinny Bridge, Reguliersgracht and other top Amsterdam attractions as you glide along the picturesque waterfront aboard a classic glass-enclosed river cruiser. Amsterdam's UNESCO World Heritage–listed canals are a delight to explore, and this 1-hour canal cruise makes it easy with regular departure times throughout the day.


  • 1-hour Amsterdam highlights canal cruise
  • Cruise Amsterdam's historic waterways in a classic glass-enclosed canal boat
  • See famous sights including the Anne Frank House, the Skinny Bridge, the Golden Bend and the old port
  • Enjoy views of the city's charming waterfront from the best vantage point
  • Learn about the sights you see from your recorded commentary, available in multiple languages

Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour

You'll see Amsterdam's most famous sights from a canal boat. It's a relaxing way to get acquainted with the city.

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What You Can Expect

Best Highlights of Amsterdam Sightseeing Cruise

Highlights of Amsterdam Cruise

Head to the canal dock near Amsterdam Centraal Station at your desired time (cruises depart every 15 to 30 minutes for your convenience). Board a glass-enclosed boat and have your camera ready as you begin cruising along Amsterdam's UNESCO World Heritage–listed canals.

Admire Amsterdam's highlights including the Anne Frank House, the Golden Bend, the Skinny Bridge, the seven bridges of Reguliersgracht, the River Amstel, the old port area and the many picturesque gabled houses that line the waterfront and give the city its distinctive charm. Along the way, listen to informative onboard commentary about the sights, culture and history of Amsterdam.

Arrive back at the original dock to conclude your 1-hour cruise.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015


5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

This was a wonderful trip, very informative commentary. Well worth the money would recommend this to all.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

Really good and excellent with the commentary. This is our 3rd trip to Amsterdam and before we had a dinner cruise which was good but no commentary this is well worth doing

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

This tour was amazing!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Excellent !!!! perfect timing and commentary enough information without being intrusive.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Great tour of canals especially when being new to Amsterdam has many challenges with trying to avoid being hit by bicycle! No problem with online booking.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2015

This tour was amazing!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2015

Amazing museum and highly recommend and not to be missed! Please be prepared for a wait even with a skip the queue ticket due to the high popularity but well worth the wait.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2015

We had such an interesting and funfilled experience on the cruise. Our guide was so knowledgeable. Everyone on the cruise meshed together and we totally enjoyed it.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

The canal cruise was a great way to see many different parts of the city and get an overall feel for Amsterdam. It's not often one gets to sightsee a city on the water. Our tour guide was terrific, friendly and really informative. I would highly recommend this tour

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