Why not discover Maastricht by boat? The Canal Cruise Maastricht – Rederij Stiphout sails over the famous river The Maas, where the city derives its name from, a unique part of history. The boat tour is about 50 minutes and shows you all the highlights of the city.
The boat passes the historical St. Servaasbridge, the O.L.V. basiliek, part of the first wall of Maastricht (dating back to 1229) the new city district Céramique” with the Bonnefantenmuseum and the Government Building (known for the ‘Treaty of Maastricht’). The boat also sails along the slopes of St. Pietersberg heading to the Dutch and Belgian border, where the river Maas borders. After, you will make your way for the return journey. During the Canal Cruise Maastricht – Rederij Stiphout, you can enjoy the audio tour that tells you interesting facts about the city and its history.