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City Sightseeing Amsterdam

Damrak 34, 1012 LK Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Our Hop on Hop off bus and boat offers you a wonderful opportunity to discover Amsterdam. The buses and boats bring you to the most famous sights in our city: the Red Light District, the old port, the flea market, the river Amstel, the Magere Brug and the museums. You can get on or off as often as you like at the 21 centrally located stops throughout the city (Damrak, Rembrandt Square, Heineken Experience, Museum Square, Leidse Square, Anne Frank House). Tip: Download our City sightseeing App for real time view of our buses and boats. And location of our stops!
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Damrak 34, 1012 LK Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We use city sightseeing everywhere we travel, and Amsterdam was no exception! We were a bit disappointed that the tour bus was not open top, but nether the less was a good tour. We particularly enjoyed the green line boat trip - an alternative way...More

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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear haw1982, Thanks for all the kind words, we really appreciate you leaving some comments regarding your experience. We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed the Hop On-Hop Off service, particularly the green line boat trip. Unfortunately we are not allowed to operate with...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have done bus tours in many other cities and usually like to do it on the first day to learn a bit about this city. This bus tour only gave one sentence of information between each stop so we did not learn much at...More

Thank Claire F
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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Claire F, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are sorry to hear you have mixed feelings regarding the Hop-On Hop-off bus/boat. Please note, your feedback is highly appreciated since it helps us to improve our guest's experiences. We wish...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have used City Sightseeing Hop On Hop Off services throughout the world and firmly believe that it one of the best ways to make your initial exploration. We always use the 24 hour tickets to firstly travel the entire route and then go back...More

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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Mickrush, Thank you for sharing your experience. When exploring Amsterdam our Hop on Hop off service is indeed one of the most convenient and fun ways to get around. With a wide range of stops, you can easily get to all the main attractions,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed a boat trip in Amsterdam with city sightseen! A special thanks to our host Karina, prepared, gentle and really professional!More

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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Flippo S, Thanks so much for your kind comments. It is always a pleasure to hear you were able to enjoy our Hop-On Hop-Off Boat services around Amsterdam and that the host Karina, was “prepared, gentle and professional”, we will make sure to forward...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Opted for hop on hop off boat tour with City Sightseeing Amsterdam. Great way of seeing sights and learning so much about the history of Amsterdam in a relaxing way. Friendly and entertaining staff. Anabel from Galicia was especially cheerful and helpful. Not the cheapest...More

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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Alec A, Thanks for all the kind words, we really appreciate you leaving some comments regarding your experience, it is always great to hear you were able to give your feet some rest while enjoying the view. We are very pleased to hear you...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great experience Recommend you visit This is Holland offers free things to do in Amsterdam and has the most absolutely amazing show in 3 partsMore

1  Thank Lynne F
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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Lynne, Thank you for sharing your experience. What a great idea to visit This is Holland, this is the ultimate flight experience and the most fun way to discover the Netherlands in a virtual way. There are so much to do in Amsterdam and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Anabel, Mark, Katherine & Robert were very helpful. We were going to be late and miss our connection to continue our trip, and they went above and beyond to help put us back on track. Content of the tour was also good quality. Highly recommended!More

Thank Andrew C
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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Andrew C, First of all, we want to honestly thank you for rating us with the highest score possible and for these wonderful comments regarding our fantastic and helpful colleagues Anabel, Mark, Katherine and Robert. We will make sure that your kind words, concerning...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Captain was really unfriendly. Not nice at all and also where very busy. Use another boatcompany if possible.More

Thank Michael J
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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Michael J, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are sorry to hear you have mixed feelings regarding the Hop-On Hop-off bus/boat. Please note, your feedback is highly appreciated since it helps us to improve our guest's experiences. We wish...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We paid for both Bus & Boat and it was a great way to explore the city. The boat was a better ride. Its definitely worth taking if you are first time in Amsterdam.More

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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Agron L, Thank you so much for your uplifting review. Using the hop-on-hop-off bus and boat and bus is certainly, one of the best ways to get around Amsterdam while enjoying the beautiful views of the canals and architecture. We wish you a lovely...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have used City Sightseeing in many cities as we find it is a good way to get an overview of the place so that we can then decide which areas to revisit in more depth. It's also a great way to get from A...More

Thank V B
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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear V B, Thank you for leaving such a lovely review. We are so happy that with only a few days in Amsterdam you choose the Hop on Hop off bus and boat. This way you were able to see as much as possible and...More

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Caliigrlx3
5 April 2018|
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Response from Julia L | Reviewed this property |
Under 2 hours and the bus is about every 20 minutes It does stop at the Heineken brewery and they have discounted tickets on the hop on bus but the queues looked long so a timed entry may be the way forward
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yanchao
22 January 2018|
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Response from ayaa1977 | Reviewed this property |
All over Amsterdam there are ticket office, and you can also buy them online and through the app.
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