Amsterdam: 1.25-Hour Canal Cruise to Jordaan

Amsterdam: 1.25-Hour Canal Cruise to Jordaan

From $17.83 per person

Get off the beaten track and discover a lesser-known side of Amsterdam's famous canals on a 75-minute cruise to Jordaan and the Mokum Islands.

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Duration 75 minutes
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  • Enjoy a unique alternative to typical tourist canal cruises
  • Experience Amsterdam through the eyes of a famous Dutch singer and actor, born and raised in the Jordaan
  • Discover insider information about the city from your local guide
  • Take in the best views of the Golden Age canals from the water
  • Relax on board with a drink or snack from the bar
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Admire Amsterdam’s famous canals from a unique perspective aboard a 75-minute cruise sailing through the Jordaan neighborhood, which features live commentary and a snack bar.

Start from the most famous canal in Amsterdam, the Prinsengracht, and glide past important landmarks like the Anne Frank House. Enjoy a relaxing alternative to sightseeing in Amsterdam- a perfect way to see the city free of traffic noise and congestion. 

Cruise through Jordaan and admire the 3 islands that form the Mokum Archipelago. Here, discover a different side of the city, full of warehouses and shipyards, and photo opportunities around every corner.

Throughout your cruise, enjoy a live commentary from a native Amsterdammer and discover secret stories and local history. Your guide for the day is Harry Slinger, a famous Dutch singer and actor. Explore the open decks that allow you to feel the cooling river breeze and see the city from many vantage points that provide perfect photo opportunities.

  • 75-minute cruise
  • Coloring pages for children
  • Local guide
  • Toilets
  • Heating
  • Food and drinks (available to purchase)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    • Smoking in the vehicle

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    • Wheelchairs can be brought on board but must be carried as there is no wheelchair ramp available
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    3 /5

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    It was very impressive to sail through Amsterdam. Very nice captain. Was all alone on board and still the trip took place. I thought it was great.

    June 30, 2021

    Opgestapt op juist trefpunt. QR code van boeking gescand aan de kade en bevestigd dat wij in juiste boot zaten. Maar helaas kregen wij geen rondvaart van 1,25 uur naar de Jordaan. Het werd een andere rondvaart van 1 uur. Ook leuk maar niet wat ik geboekt had. Ook geen Harrie Slinger gezien of gehoord. Heel erg jammer dus.

    July 21, 2021

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    Product ID: 396879