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City Sightseeing Amsterdam

Damrak 34, 1012 LK Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Our Hop on Hop off bus and boat offers you a wonderful opportunity to discover Amsterdam. The buses and boats bring you to the most famous sights in our city: the Red Light District, the old port, the flea market, the river Amstel, the Magere Brug and the museums. You can get on or off as often as you like at the 21 centrally located stops throughout the city (Damrak, Rembrandt Square, Heineken Experience, Museum Square, Leidse Square, Anne Frank House). Tip: Download our City sightseeing App for real time view of our buses and boats. And location of our stops!
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Damrak 34, 1012 LK Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We have used the City Sightseeing Hop off Hop on Big red bus in several countries. It is a great way to initially see the city and get you bearings. The prices are very fair and the employees are friendly. In Amsterdam, we rode the...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The experience on the bus and the boat were excellent. But I want to thank two Hispanic people who have helped me and my husband incredibly. These two people were; Odemaris and Karina. We're from Puerto Rico. They guided us on how and where we...More

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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Mary, Thank you for your kind words. It is a true pleasure to hear about the outstanding service our colleagues Odemaris and Karina provided you with and to hear what an excellent time you had on the bus and boat. Especially when being new...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

I have really had a wonderful experience with City Sightseeing Customer Service. They were really understanding of my problem and followed up so professionally until they found a solution for me. I was cofident through the whole process that they would do their best for...More

Thank Melinda S
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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Melinda S, Thanks so much for taking the time to share the experience you had with our customer service team. Our aim is always to offer the best possible service to all our valued guests. Comments like yours are highly appreciated and inspire us...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

I spent a great day on a boat. This city is awesome,never sleeps.Had a really nice tourist guide,Dzseni,and an always smiling captain,Winnie. Thank you for the experience.More

Thank Izabella K
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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Izabella K, Thank you for taking the time to comment on your experience with us, we really appreciate the positive feedback and we are thrilled to hear our staff provided a great service on the boat, we will make sure to forward them your...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had great experience on boat tour. Lots of really wonderful views of the Amsterdam were accompanied with interesting facts provided by guide. We've got lots of positive impressions as well as amazing pictures. Special thank to the hosting crew - Libertao and Marc!More

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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Stanislav R, Thank you for rating us with the highest score possible and for this wonderful review! It is a pleasure for us to know you had such a great experience on board since it allowed you to get to know our beautiful city...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got the bus from the central railway station. Lovely staff got ear phones and a leaflet so we could follow the route. Plug in earphones and choose language. Need to spend a whole day there are lots of interesting things to see. We saw...More

Thank jean g
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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear jean g, Thank you for your positive review. The Hop on-Hop off surely is a great and informative way to get to discover our amazing Amsterdam in an easy and fun way, this review will definitely be very useful to future travelers. We appreciate...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We joined this tour at bus stop No 1 outside Central Station around 11.00pm. We were lucky to get straight on a red route bus, paid on board, were handed a map and took our seat upstairs. Like most reviewers of City Bus, around the...More

Thank R0bbie78
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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Robbie, Thank you for your great feedback. It is lovely to hear that you enjoyed the experience and you took the time to explore our beautiful city. Amsterdam, has more than one hundred kilometres of grachten (canals) and 1,500 bridges pretty amazing right? We...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Used city sight seeing many of times but this time i felt hardly any information was told more advertising for there other touring options was very dissapointedMore

Thank Lizz M
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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Lizz M, Thank you for your honest feedback. We are sorry to hear that the experience did not meet up with your expectations. We try to provide all our passengers with interesting information regarding what can be done in the city, this includes all...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great experience on both the bus plus an amazing tour guide Sofia on the green line today. Would recommend taking this to learn about AmsterdamMore

Thank ptct7580
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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear ptct7580, We want to honestly thank you for taking the time to write this nice review! It makes us happy to hear you enjoyed the Hop on - Hop off bus + boat combination. Your kind words regarding our fantastic colleague Sofia and the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They need to understand that it’s useless selling 1000’s of tickets on a day they can’t provide that many buses. I stood at the Central station (starting point) for an hour and still couldn’t get the first ride. If it gets crowded, they need to...More

Thank Shakeel Y
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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Shakeel Y, thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback. We're sorry to hear that we weren't able to meet your expectations. Even though we don't sell 1000's of tickets a day, it can be very busy in Amsterdam. We are actually...More

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and commuters, yields convenient access to some of the
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Closest at hand are the Royal Palace, the quaint shops
of Haalremmerdijk, the pedestrianized zones
Kalverstraat and Dam Square with popular neighborhoods
such as the Red Light District, and the Canal Ring
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emhemh
5 May 2018|
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Response from Julia L | Reviewed this property |
The bus tour stops very near the Anne Frank house - less than a minute walk round the corner from the stop
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Caliigrlx3
5 April 2018|
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Response from Julia L | Reviewed this property |
Under 2 hours and the bus is about every 20 minutes It does stop at the Heineken brewery and they have discounted tickets on the hop on bus but the queues looked long so a timed entry may be the way forward
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