Luxury canal cruise from Rijksmuseum
History & heritage tours

Luxury canal cruise from Rijksmuseum

Free cancellation
Language: English , Dutch
Availability: Everyday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 1 hour
Do this because
  • Enjoy a unique one hour Amsterdam canal cruise
  • Sail through the oldest part of the city
  • Pass through the Jordaan, Magere Brug, across the Amstel and the 7 bridges
  • Hear about how the Dutch ruled the seas in the Golden age
What to expect

Get onboard a unique Amsterdam canal cruise and prepare yourself for the ultimate experience. Sailing with an electric open boat equipped with a luxurious cushions and a bar on board, this tour is ideal for those who want to feel like kings and queens of the Amsterdam canals.

Depart from the Rijksmuseum and sail through the oldest part of the city. In one hour you'll sail through the Jordaan to the Magere Brug, across the Amstel, past the 7 bridges and through the 9 streets back to the Rijksmuseum.

Your hosts onboard cannot wait to tell you something about these beautiful hotspots of Amsterdam. During your cruise learn the great stories of old Dutch boats roaming the seas and the famous Dutch sea heroes and local residents such as Rembrandt van Rijn. And hear about conquered countries and how the Dutch ruled the seas in the 16th and 17th centuries (the Golden Age) but also the current tolerance of the Amsterdam people.

Be sure to ask your guides for suggestions including their favorite bars, restaurants and other hidden gems of Amsterdam. The skippers and wonderful hostesses know everything about Amsterdam and no question will remain unanswered.

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What's included
  • Local guide
  • 1-hour cruise
What's not included
  • Non-alcoholic drinks (can be purchased on site)
Reduced price
  • Children ages (3-10): Reduced

Museumbrug 1, 1017 RW Amsterdam, Netherlands

Meeting point:

Board your boat at the pier outside the Rijksmuseum, look for a steward wearing a bright orange jacket. Please arrive at least 10 minutes before the departure time for boarding.

What to remember
  • The cruise will be done with a small group of people, so expect an interactive tour, with enough time for questions, including additional recommendations for your further stay in Amsterdam
  • On board a bar is available with a wide arrangement of non-alcoholic drinks (can be purchased on site)
  • Please note, it is prohibited to smoke on all of the boats
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  • Tours available daily from April to October
  • Boats sail from 10.45am to 6.30pm
  • Please see calendar for exact available dates and times
  • Please arrive at least 10 minutes before the departure time for boarding
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Flagship Amsterdam
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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