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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 06/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 06/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Leidsekade 101
    Leidsekade 101, 1017 PP Amsterdam, Netherlands
    NOTE!!! We've changed our boarding location to this new and very central location. The location is next to "Leidse Square", one of the most visited squares in Amsterdam. Very easy to reach by public transport and there is a parking garage as well (Q-Park Byzantium Tesselschadestraat 1 G)
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  • Pass by
    Red Light District (De Wallen)
    Amsterdam Canal Ring
    The Amstel
    Hermitage Amsterdam
    Museum of the Canals
    Negen Straatjes
    Dutch National Opera & Ballet
    NEMO Science Museum
    Het Scheepvaartmuseum| The National Maritime Museum
    Rembrandt House Museum
    Waterlooplein Market
    Bloemenmarkt
    Munt Tower (Munttoren)
    Montelbaanstoren
    Jodenbuurt
    The Smallest House in Amsterdam
    The Jordaan
  • You'll end at
    Leidsekade 101
    Leidsekade 101, 1017 PP Amsterdam, Netherlands
    NOTE!!! We've changed our boarding location to this new and very central location. The location is next to "Leidse Square", one of the most visited squares in Amsterdam. Very easy to reach by public transport and there is a parking garage as well (Q-Park Byzantium Tesselschadestraat 1 G)
    See address & details
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Important Information
Departure Point
Leidsekade 101, 1017 PP Amsterdam, Netherlands
Duration
1h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Heating
  • Toilet
  • Drinks (Wine/beer/soda's) for sale!
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Drinks
  • For private cruises we can also provide you with dinner, lunch or snacks! Go to our website vaartuig.amsterdam for more information
  • You can bring your own snacks if you want
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Refunds will not be issued if tour/activity is missed due to late or non-arrival of cruise ship
  • Collapsible wheelchairs with removable wheels can be accommodated providing the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them board and disembark
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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gigidave wrote a review Oct 2020
dubai7 contributions1 helpful vote
FANTASTIC! Our guide was fun, informative and so personable. We really felt that we got sense of the history of Amsterdam and fun factoids to repeat. Drinking very nice wine supplied by the host and watching life on the canal is a very nice way to spend and hour or so. Bring
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Date of experience: September 2020
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JMR1608 wrote a review Oct 2020
Brighton, United Kingdom12 contributions3 helpful votes
We booked without knowing we'd be the only guests. The host was so accommodating and knowledgeable. For 47 years old he looks the youngest out of me and my girlfriend and we are 33 & 28. We learned so much about Amsterdam and without this trip, it wouldn't have been such a
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Angelique B wrote a review Sep 2020
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We really enjoyed our boat trip with Brian on the canals of Amsterdam, would recommend it to everyone!! Boat can be open and closed, toilet available, drinks and bites can be arranged but take your own is fine as well.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Roberto G wrote a review Sep 2020
Carouge, Switzerland22 contributions5 helpful votes
Very nice and well kept boat with a captain/guide who loves his city and loves to share his knowledge of it: what do you want more? Lovely expérience.
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Rupert Gunstone wrote a review Aug 2020
2 contributions4 helpful votes
Very informative relaxed cruise. Lots of information from an enthusiastic local. The boat has some roof which was great as it was a very hot day so nice to spend some time in the shade. Another great point - the boat is electric!!. No noise, and no fumes. Phone Sat-nav to start
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Private Canal Tour
We had a very nice tour. Mathilda and captain Brain helped a lot about surprise I prepared for my wife. During co
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Wow an amazing night
We really enjoyed the cruise. The light show was great but our captain’s explanations are what made the night. He e
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Happiness67734
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Beautiful and very nice trip!
That was a great time! The boat is excellent, very clean and comfortable. Bryan is the captain has provided all sup
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Steve W
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a day out
This was fun we had a great time on a boat the people that owned it were very polite and friendly and told us all a
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Noor101606
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A fun night out
The boat was absolutely lovely. The people steering the boat were the cherry on top! Had such a fun night out. We w
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lowermountain
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Great night out on the canals
My girlfriend and I took this amazing trip and we both loved it! Seeing Amsterdam from the canals is something diff
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Wonderful Light Festival Amsterdam by Vaartuig
Had such a delightful boat journey through the canals seeing the beautiful light festival❣️with my Grandsons 12 &10
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CashJohnny
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Great choice
We really enjoyed our evening cruise to see the Light Festival. The boat is beautiful and cozy; the captain is ver
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marcX6475QX
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Vaartuig Rocks!
Fantastic boat trip! The captain and his wife were great hosts. We really enjoyed their hospitality, the tour was
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catsdontbark2
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Brian and Mathilda's Boat trip
Looking forward to this years trip! Last year was amazing! If you are going to see the Light Festival this is the b
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Boat trip Vaartuig
We had an amazing trip on the Zavi. Very funny ND well informed tour guide guide and captain Brian really went out
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silviolosardo
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Fantastic
We spent a fantastic time on board with captain Brian ;-) Very professional, very knowledgeable about Amsterdam’s a
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Domtronix
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Wonderful trip around the canals on Amsterdam
A friend recommended Vaartuig as we wanted a small personal tour, and it did not disappoint. Brian was knowledgeabl
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Edwin T
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Relaxed Amsterdam Tour by Boat
I was recommended Vaartuig (specifically the Zavi boat) by a fully booked competitor and have no regrets following
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Canal Cruise
Highly recommend Brian for an amazing, authentic cruise. Very knowledgeable guide, comfortable surroundings and bea
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