Every traveler should see Amsterdam from a boat. Sailing through the most beautiful canals and listening to fascinating stories, you will fully immerse yourself in the atmosphere of a multifaceted city. I'll talk about the Dutch Golden Age, the modern customs of the Amsterdamites, the local cuisine and the Dutch language - everything you want to know about the city of canals. Your guide and captain, I will become a guide to the history, culture and life of Amsterdam. Individual excursion for 1-10 people Duration 2 hours Children Allowed with children How it goes On a boat Rating 4.88 from 25 reviews € 105 per excursion Price for 1-10 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Amsterdam from the water A walk on the water will cover the most interesting places of the city. You will visit the four large canals Prinsengracht, Keizersgracht, Herengracht and Singel. We will sail past barges and a prison on the water, past the dwellings of the richest townspeople and the house of the keeper of the old lock. I will show you the coin tower, the old church in the Red Light District, the Nemo Museum, the floating Chinese restaurant, and the house where Peter the Great stayed. You will feel the spirit of love as you sail along the most romantic Reguliersgracht canal and be enchanted by the flowers of the Jordan canals. Of course, we will also include the Amstel river promenade to see the famous "Skinny Bridge"
About Amsterdam, the country and the Dutch You will hear interesting facts about the capital and its inhabitants. Who founded the city and when, why it was named so - I will immerse you in the history of Amsterdam. I will share the details of the fate of the country: why the Golden Age of Holland fell on the 17th century, what colonies it owned, which of the famous people was associated with the sea power. Let us also discuss the present. You will find out how Amsterdam makes a living, which of the local companies organized the first corporate event in the world and which companies operate in the kingdom today. We will talk about the mentality of the inhabitants of the Netherlands and about the peculiarities of the character of Amsterdam residents. I will teach you Dutch phrases and give you advice on what to try with local delicacies. In addition, I will tell you why the Dutch celebrate King's Day on the water and what jokes are popular among local sailors.
- Additional costs: boat rental (open boat) - 120 euros. If you wish, you can order drinks and snacks on board - 15 euros per person.
- For an additional fee, you can extend the duration of the program and order a larger boat
- Life jackets are provided for children
The excursion starts in the city center. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.