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Haarlem: Dutch Windmill and Sightseeing Spaarne River Cruise

Haarlem: Dutch Windmill and Sightseeing Spaarne River Cruise

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Cruise through the city center and pass Dutch windmills on this Spaarne river tour in and around Haarlem. See city's houseboats and green spaces from the water aboard a comfortable and spacious ship.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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Host or greeter
Dutch, English, German
Audio guide included
Dutch, English, French, German, Spanish


  • Capture pictures of Dutch Windmills from the water like the Unicorn and Adriaan
  • Marvel at sights like the Waag weigh house and the Tylers Museum from the water
  • Unwind with the option to purchase delicious snacks and drinks as you sail
  • Take in the historic buildings as you glide through the city center of Haarlem
  • Stay comfortable no matter the season with semi-open or covered and heated boats
Full description

Explore the Spaarne river on a sightseeing cruise. Stay comfortable aboard ships that are semi-open in the summer and fully-heated and covered in the winter. Get carried away on the Spaarne river and see the city center and the Unicorn and Adriaan windmills from the water.

Check in at the activity provider's office and board the river boat. Settle into your chair and have the option to purchase snacks and drinks as you sail along. Capture pictures of the 18th-century Adriaan windmill. Glide past the historic Waag weigh house.

Take in views of the Teylers Museum of art, natural history, and science. Make your way past colorful houseboats and verdant parks as you go towards Heemstede. Go by the 17th-century Unicorn windmill before heading back to the starting point of your cruise.

  • River cruise
  • Skipper
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
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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Meeting point

Check at the boathouse located across from the Teylers Museum on the Spaarne river.

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Smoking
Customer reviews

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It was a lot of fun with a very nice guide

May 28, 2022

Man sieht auch Seiten von Haarlem, die man sonst als Tourist nur bedingt zu sehen bekommt und kann sich einen ersten Eindruck verschaffen. Wer die Sehenswürdigkeiten von Haarlem erleben will, sollte allerdings die Haarlem-Bootstour machen.

June 27, 2022


Product ID: 397298