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Small-Group Classic Canal Cruise on Salonboat in Amsterdam

Highlights
  • Cruise at a time that suits you, with a choice of departures available
  • View highlights including the Rijksmuseum, Anne Frank House, and Stopera
  • Avoid the tourist crowds with a small-group boat tour
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Small-Group Classic Canal Cruise on Salonboat in Amsterdam
From US$28.92
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Classic Canal Cruise 11:30amMost Popular
The canals are usually quieter and more serene in the morning. You will be offered a free coffee and tea during your cruise.
From US$28.92
Classic Canal Cruise 3:30pm
Enjoy the atmosphere of an authentic canal cruise as locals join in on the fun in their own boats in all shapes and size's. You will be offered a free tea and coffee on board.
From US$28.92
Classic Canal Cruise 1:30pm
Enjoy the atmosphere of an authentic canal cruise as locals join in on the fun in their own boats in all shapes and size's. You will be offered a free tea and coffee on board.
From US$28.92
Overview
Cruise through the Dutch capital’s UNESCO-listed canals and see the city without tiring your feet on a walking tour. Orientate yourself in the historic city and sail past landmarks including Stopera, Rijksmuseum, and Anne Frank House. Relax on board your traditional 20th-century salon-boat with a complimentary cup of tea or coffee, and listen to commentary provided by your small-group guide.
What to Expect
Board your salon boat at a central Amsterdam location, at the departure time chosen at checkout. Take your seat and set sail through the city’s UNESCO-listed canals to explore the Amsterdam’s riverside sights.
Pass landmarks including the Anne Frank House (Anne Frankhuis), Stopera, and Rijksmuseum, gaining insight into their significance with a commentary provided by your guide. Take in views of Holland’s capital as you enjoy a complimentary cup of tea or coffee, with other beverages available for purchase from the on-board bar.
At the end of your cruise, dock back in central Amsterdam, bid your small group farewell and continue your exploration of the city.
Reviews (59)
1 - 5 of 44 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago
Probably the best

There doesn't seem to be any shortage of canal tours available in Amsterdam, you can see boats as soon as you leave the train station but this one is most likely one of the best ones. I was recommended this boat tour by my hotel...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Stu-cj
Reviewed 1 week ago
Lovely unique experience

I took my parents on this cruise last week in Amsterdam and we had a lovely time. Sjoerd was an incredible driver/tour guide telling age-appropriate stories (there were some children on board so he alluded to, rather than came out with "happenings"!). The cruise was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank B12Mary
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Pleasant way to enjoy the sights

This classic boat was a pleasure to be on, beautifully kept and able to cruise some of the smaller canals and the captain/guide was both informative and entertaining. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank quinn987
Reviewed 16 January 2019
A delightful cruise

This was a wonderful cruise aboard the Swan; a classic wooden boat. The captain who narrated throughout was charming and full of interesting information about the history of Amsterdam. Refreshments were also provided and I think it was much better than the typical larger barges....More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank TravellingTonyG
Reviewed 14 January 2019
Classic Cruise

We wanted to do a canal cruise but didn't want to go on one of those mass people mover boats. While walking along the Singel canal we saw this Salon boat with a young man cleaning it. We asked about a trip on board and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank julesten2016
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Jenny M
14 February 2019|
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23 August 2018|
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Response from Neil M | Reviewed this property |
It starts right near Anne Frank's house.
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Doris D
16 July 2018|
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Sorry but I don’t know. No one was smoking during our tour.
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