Water activity

Amsterdam: Semi-Open Canal Boat Cruise

Activity provider: Tours & Tickets

Amsterdam: Semi-Open Canal Boat Cruise

Activity provider: Tours & Tickets
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From US$ 21.45 US$ 17.16 per person

Enjoy a canal cruise in Amsterdam on board a semi-open electric boat with zero emissions. See the sights of the city’s historic center and learn about the landmarks and monuments you pass from an audio guide that’s available in 19 languages.

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Duration 1 hour
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Audio guide included
Spanish, Catalan, Chinese, Dutch, English, French, German, Hebrew, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Thai, Turkish, Hindi, Arabic


  • Take in the sights of Amsterdam from a semi-open canal boat
  • Enjoy recorded commentary from your audio guide
  • Fit the cruise into your day of sightseeing with the frequent departure times
Full description
This semi-open canal boat is brand new type of cruise boat that features all the comforts of a larger vessel. When the weather is good, the partially open roof makes it possible to enjoy an open boat experience. In the event the weather is not so favorable however, the boat’s top can be closed while still ensuring spectacular views of Amsterdam’s sights from the canal network. The boats run on solar energy, are silent and completely emission free. Your 1-hour experience will be enhanced by an audio guide that’s available in 19 different languages. There are frequent departure times, so planning your sightseeing itinerary easy!
  • 1-hour canal cruise on a semi-open boat
  • Audio guide available in 19 different languages

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    Meeting point

    Check in at LOVERS at Restaurant Loetje, in front of central station of Amsterdam with your (mobile) voucher.

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    Important information

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    • Children aged 3 years or younger go free of charge (provided they do not occupy their own seat)
    • Child tickets: 4-13 years
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.3 /5

    based on 987 reviews

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    I booked through the net when we arrived at the place the address was incorrect and the lady from the same company (lovers), gave us the wrong directions, which we were a little lost until a gentleman guided us to the right place. Please note that there is not only one LOVERS departure point in the same city.

    July 2, 2022

    Boatman at the top with total control of the maneuvers despite the impressive number of boats to cross. Ask for the place of boarding which is not necessarily at the place called because for us it was opposite the other side of the bridge towards the central station. Other than that, RAS.

    May 28, 2022

    The captain of the boat was caring enough to take out some woollen blankets for passengers who felt cold as the boat is a semi open boat. It would have been better if he could speak into a mic as we could hardly hear him from the middle section of the boat onwards

    May 6, 2022

    Product ID: 97887