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Tracing the beautiful Amsterdam canals with a cruise is the best way to discover the allure of this city, especially if you have little time. It is a ...

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Amsterdam XtraCold Icebar entrance ticket and 1-hour canal cruise
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Amsterdam XtraCold Icebar entrance ticket and 1-hour canal cruise

Book your XtraCold Icebar entrance ticket and 1-hour canal cruise in Amsterdam with to experience two of the city's coolest attractions.

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Amsterdam Combo: Rijksmuseum & 1-Hour Canal Cruise

See the extensive art collection of the Rijksmuseum and relax on a 1-hour cruise through the famous canals of Amsterdam.

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One-hour canal cruise of Amsterdam

Book your one-hour canal cruise in Amsterdam and admire the UNESCO-protected canal district and learn about the city's amazing sights and history.

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Amsterdam city canal cruise

Experience the best of Amsterdam on this 75-minute cruise. See the historical city from the water and admire the beautiful 17th-century buildings lining the canals.

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Amsterdam Combo with Van Gogh Museum and 1-Hour Canal Cruise
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Amsterdam Combo with Van Gogh Museum and 1-Hour Canal Cruise

Every trip to Amsterdam deserves a canal cruise and a visit to the Van Gogh Museum to discover masterpieces such as the Potato Eaters and the Sunflowers.

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I Amsterdam City Card for 24, 48, 72, 96 or 120 hours
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I Amsterdam City Card for 24, 48, 72, 96 or 120 hours

Explore Amsterdam with the I amsterdam City Card! Get free entry to museums, take a canal cruise, enjoy unlimited public transport and save money.

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Amsterdam Canal Cruise from Damrak
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Amsterdam Canal Cruise from Damrak

See the highlights of Amsterdam on a 1-hour canal cruise. Admire the canal houses, the Westerkerk, the Anne Frank House and more.

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Moco Museum entrance ticket and Amsterdam canal cruise
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Moco Museum entrance ticket and Amsterdam canal cruise

Enjoy a canal cruise tour with skip-the-line entry to the Moco Museum in Amsterdam. Cruise past beautiful bridges and merchant houses, then admire some iconic pieces of contemporary art created by artists such as Banksy.

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Zaanse Schans guided tour with THIS IS HOLLAND flight experience
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Zaanse Schans guided tour with THIS IS HOLLAND flight experience

Discover Zaanse Schans during a guided tour. Complete your experience with THIS IS HOLLAND, a virtual flight over Holland's famous sites.

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Amsterdam canal cruise by semi open boat
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Amsterdam canal cruise by semi open boat

Book your open boat canal cruise in Amsterdam to explore the UNESCO-protected canal district with a friendly and informed captain.

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Dutch countryside with Amsterdam canal cruise combo tour
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Dutch countryside with Amsterdam canal cruise combo tour

Visit the villages of the Dutch countryside! In this tour, you will see the charming towns of Edam, Volendam, Marken, and Zaanse Schans.

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Best highlights of Amsterdam 3-hour walking tour
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Best highlights of Amsterdam 3-hour walking tour

Explore all the highlights of Amsterdam on a private 3-hour tour. Learn what attractions are must-visits and hear the secrets and fun facts of the city.

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Rijksmuseum entrance ticket
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Get your Rijksmuseum entrance ticket and discover Rembrandt, Vermeer, Frans Hals paintings as well as the costume exhibitions.

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The inside story

Tracing the beautiful Amsterdam canals with a cruise is the best way to discover the allure of this city, especially if you have little time. It is a charming must-do experience considering the fact that UNESCO declared the canals of the Dutch capital a World Heritage Site.

Amsterdam is, in fact, built on a network of man-made canals that extends and includes over one hundred miles, about 90 islands and 1500 bridges. Excavated in the seventeenth century, in concentric circles around the city, along the canals you will find 1550 monumental buildings. Taking a cruise is definitely a very smart decision that will let you see most of the city’s beautiful landmarks.

Many of these cruises offer an audio guide, so you can listen to the history of Amsterdam in your own language and learn about the important monuments along the route, while you see them from the comfort of the boat. Make the most of the wonderful views on these famous canals with their beautiful and elegant houses, towers and bridges. Do not miss this great opportunity to discover the city at your own pace and in your own time!

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