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City Sightseeing Amsterdam

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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...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Damrak 34, 1012 LK Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Centrum
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 1 June 2012

If you have limited time in Amsterdam, or would like to have a general overview of the city, a Hop On Hop Off (HOHO) tour can be a great way to see the main tourist sites and the city from either a bus or a...More

55  Thank itisasmallsmallworld
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 2 January 2014

This was my first time on one of these tourist buses, and decided to do it because we were on a day trip to Amsterdam with our young children. Upon arriving at the bus stop next to Amsterdam Central we had to wait for 40...More

8  Thank barnet_travellers
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Purchased two day bus boat combo. The bus route takes about 1 hour 20 minutes; boat route is just over 2 hours. Bus route is a bit antiseptic. You do not get a good feel for the character of the city until you walk down...More

Thank mrbill67
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear mrbill67, Thank you for sharing your experience. The bus & boat are a great way to get to know the city and learn a bit more at the same time. We are sorry however that we were not able to exceed your expectations on...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last time I was in Amsterdam I did a walking tour and it was awesome! Allot.of history here. This time I took the tour bus and even paid a couple extra Euros for a canal tour. It was awful. First, the bus was extremely hot....More

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

Dear Navigate15705232889, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are happy to hear that you had such a wonderful time at the walking tour on your last visit. However we are sorry that we have not been able to exceed your expectation on...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Libertad was wonderful. We loved it do much we did the boat tour twice and saw so many sites. We enjoyed each and every museumsMore

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

Dear Shirley E, Thank you very much for your 5-star review! We are glad to hear you enjoyed our Hop on Hop off service. We can agree that lots of beautiful sights can be explored and you even get the opportunity to admire our lovely...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were taking the canal hop on hop off tour. The tour guide convinced us to buy tickets to the Rijksmuseum. Unbeknownst to us, she sold us tickets that she knew that we would not have time to use. By the time we waited for...More

Thank 256bridgetteh
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear 256bridgetteh, First of all, let us thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We are sincerely sorry to hear you had such a disappointing experience on board one of our boats. However, this situation does not match at all...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whenever we travel to a new place, one of the first things we do is find a Hop on Hop Off bus. You get a great lay of the land. This one is extra good, because it has two routes on the canal. We saw...More

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

Dear Laura C, First of all, thank you for always choosing the red bus and for sharing this fantastic review with us! We are delighted to read your kind words about our Hop on - Hop off bus AND boat services, it is really a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We hopped on and off and did both the green and blue routes which is by canal boats which took most of the day. Some boats are covered in and others are completely open. I recommend taking a hat in summer if you are in...More

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

Dear Geminijan, Thank you very much for your 5-star review! We are glad to hear you enjoyed our Hop on Hop off service and great to read you made the most of it. Also a big thanks for offering our future visitors an explanation about...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great way to see the city and find stops near attractions. We like to do complete round then decide where to get off. Clean boat, friendly staff would recommend.More

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

Dear Faye B, Thank you very much for your 5-star review and for your recommendation! The Hop on Hop off service is indeed the perfect way to explore our wonderful city from another point of view and you even get a better overview of Amsterdam....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed our tour of the city. It was a good way to see the city. It was difficult to see where exactly the bus would stop and we did nearly miss one as we weren’t in the right place. The staff were very helpful...More

Thank Michelle081
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Michelle081, Thank you very much for your review! We are glad to hear you enjoyed the Hop on Hop off service. It is indeed the perfect way to explore our wonderful city form another perspective with some interesting facts included. We truly appreciate the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my wife bought the 24 hour tickets for both the bus and the boat. We thought the price was very reasonable. We got on and off the buses and canal boats many times at various attractions and the staff were all very friendly...More

Thank Christopher H
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Christopher, Thank you for your 5-star review! We are thrilled to hear you had an amazing time exploring Amsterdam with the Hop on Hop bus and boat. Both will bring you to all the main locations and attractions and will also show you a...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We purchased tickets as we departed our cruise ship only to discover cheaper prices on the street. It went down hill from there. We were able to board a crowded canal boat but had difficulty hearing the commentary because so many people were talking on...More

Thank Shaune C
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Shaune, We are happy to hear that you use our Hop on Hop off service to explore the different destinations. However, we are sorry that you were not able to fully enjoy the boat experience. We understand that each guest is different and where...More

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Italuan
31 August 2018|
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Response from Ja B | Reviewed this property |
I believe it is a short distance from the port.
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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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Response from Marg H |
Both boat cruises with City sightseeing are one hour fifteen minutes to hour and a half, depends on time of day and therefor busy times. This is to ride the whole route for an overview, no hop offs. Very relaxing and... More
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