Culture Vultures, Family Friendly, First Timers, History Buffs, Uniquely Dutch
Dutch, English, Espanol, Francais, German, Italian
During the Amsterdam Canal Cruise – from Damrak Pier 5, you will explore part of the 100km canals. These canals divide the city into smaller islands, connected by beautiful historic bridges. The most famous canals are the Herengracht, Keizersgracht and Prinsengracht. And did you know that Amsterdam’s canals are part of the UNESCO World Heritage?
This Amsterdam Canal Cruise takes you along elegant merchants’ houses that have lined the canals since the Golden Age. You will also see the majestic facades and gables, beautiful churches, the iconic ‘Magere Brug’ (Skinny Bridge) and many more highlights. The comfortable boats are perfect for every weather type, so hop aboard and let Amsterdam amaze you!
The Amsterdam Canal Cruise departs from Damrak, every 15-20 minutes. This open departure ticket allows lots of flexibility, as you decide on the day itself when you would like to depart. A multilingual audio guide is available in 19 different languages! Enjoy the cruise, while listening to the audio guide and learn everything about the history and culture of Amsterdam.
Note: If you are visiting the Museum Square area, you can also opt to book a canal tour departing opposite the Rijksmuseum.
Enjoy this experience with our trusted partners: Stromma