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City Sightseeing Amsterdam

Damrak 34, 1012 LK Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 420 4000
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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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  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Damrak 34, 1012 LK Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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"boat tour"
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"hour bus"
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"gassan diamond factory"
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"discounted tickets"
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"different routes"
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"day ticket"
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"your bearings"
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"rainy day"
in 12 reviews
"heineken experience"
in 15 reviews
"van gogh museum"
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"the red light district"
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"canal"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We bought a hop on hop off bus and cruise ticket. Excellent decision. Loved it and we were able to go all way around as well as get off at the places that interested us, brilliant day. Do it.More

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

Dear PDYR, Thank you for taking your time to provide us with this positive review! We can imagine that the Hop on Hop Off experience gives you the perfect opportunity to explore the city in a special way and offers you the possibility to see...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Booked a one day hop on hop off bus and canal trip. We enjoyed both the the bus and canal trips ideal way to see Amsterdam would use City Sightseeing if we visit other citiesMore

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

Dear Davej523, First of all, let us thank you for sharing the great experience you had while using our Hop on - Hop off bus and boat with us! We also think that the combination of bus & boat is a flexible and very informative...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We usually find hop-on hop-off tours a good way to see a city then use to get to somewhere particular. This one in Amsterdam was the exception. They have bus and canal boat, you can do either or, for little more cost, do both -...More

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

Dear Deepak K, First of all, thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We are sorry to hear you found the City Sightseeing Service a bit slow besides other inconveniences and consequently, did not fully meet your expectations. We want...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We booked both canal and bus tours and ticket for Rijksmuseum. First boat from quay 4 , did circuit then bus tour and finally the second boat circuit. Ticket was 24 hours from 10.30am until about 18.30 each day. First boat said as we had...More

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

Dear Bhodi s, Thank you very much for your 5-star review! First of all, we are happy to receive your detailed comments regarding your experience, which can be very useful for future guests. We are always doing our very best to provide our visitors with...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My mom and I chose this option of discovering the city because we only had one day to do so. They provide lots of interesting information and you get to see all the things one must see while visiting.More

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

Dear Annika M, Thank you very much for taking your time to provide us with a review. We are glad to learn that you and your mother were able to explore our historical and beautiful city by using our service. The Hop on Hop off...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

I took the bus tour as well as both boat tours. I had problems following the commentary particularly on the bus tour. The recording would be describing a site and I had no idea where to look; the bus was continually moving so I missed...More

Thank Morty C
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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Morty C, 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 according to what is around, we will definitely look into this...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent most of my day on the Green Line with Captain Marion and two Hosts - first Samanta and later Sonoma. Very pleasant, informative and helpful!!! Made great suggestions that made the rainy day much better! Flew to Amsterdam from Arizona, USA and had much...More

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

Dear B3412LXcarolb, Wow, this is just an amazing review and we want to thank you for that! We feel honored to hear you received a much better service from our colleagues than from the flight attendants on an international flight from Arizona :D We are...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic way to see the entire city by boat and bus. The employees are so friendly! Tatiana on the hop on hop off bus was so so sweet! Annabel accidentally dropped our tickets in the canal and was so remorseful. It was totally fine. They...More

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

Dear Lynne D, Thank you for this 5-star review and for sharing your opinion with us! We are delighted to know you received such a lovely service from our colleagues Tatiana and Annabel. We will make sure your words are forwarded to them and we...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did both the bus and canal tours. Very pleasant way to visit and tour the city and learn a bit of history. Recommended.More

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

Dear William G, Thank you very much for your feedback and recommendation! We are glad to learn that you liked our Hop on Hop off service. We can agree that it's the perfect way to explore our wonderful city from another perspective. We sincerely hope...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The price for 24 hour boat ticket was quite high, but it was worth it. The tour was nice and it was a great way to explore the beautiful Amsterdam. The staff was kind and helpful. I want to give a special thank you to...More

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

Dear aleksandra9404, Thank you for writing this wonderful review and for your feedback! It makes us sincerely happy to read how much you enjoyed using our services to get around the city and also to hear the amazing and professional service our colleague Tatiana provided...More

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Centrum
Amsterdam’s buzzing hub, with its sprawling network of
tram rails and a seemingly constant flow of tourists
and commuters, yields convenient access to some of the
best sightseeing, shopping, and street life in Europe.
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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