3 - 5 hours
Culture Vultures, Family Friendly, First Timers, History Buffs, Uniquely Dutch
The canal cruise takes you along famous sights in Amsterdam. Gaze at the amazing 17th-century merchant houses located in the city’s canal belt and learn more on the history during a 75-minute canal cruise. Travel from the ‘Golden bend’ to the city’s newest quarter the Overhoeks along the IJ-river. See the iconic music building and the historic VOC ship in the docks.
Then, visit the Jewish neighbourhood with its beautiful synagogues, striking buildings, and impressive monuments. At the heart of this historic neighbourhood, you will find the Jewish Cultural Quarter. Here, you can travel back in time, to the days of the Golden Age. Visit the striking Portuguese Synagogue that is still an active place of worship today. And find out all about Jewish culture at the Jewish Historical Museum, the Children’s Museum and the National Holocaust Memorial.
Explore the beautiful canals and the Jewish cultural and heritage sites in the centre of Amsterdam.