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Wetlands Safari

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“canoe trip”(16 reviews)
Wetlands Safari takes you to the Dutch countryside just near Amsterdam. With a canoe we explore Waterland or by bike the island of Texel nature an old villages of Holland. Half way through the tour we picnic with Dutch products. The tours are from...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
De Ruijterkade 36, 1012 AA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 6 53552669
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Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

One of the highlights of our trip!! Had a great time. Beautiful scenery. You will love it!! Picnic was fun got to taste some “local” cheeses and treats!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Alison D
Reviewed 5 September 2018

I took this tour with my young adult son. He complained when I told him that I booked it. However, it turned out to be his favorite tour ever and we have traveled all over! We both agreed that this was such a nice time....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We wanted to spend some time doing something a little bit different on our trip to Amsterdam, as city breaks aren’t usually our thing. Saw this and decided to go for it, really enjoyed it. Lovely to paddle through a typical and traditional Dutch landscape,...More

Thank emma86ali
Reviewed 26 August 2018

This was one of the highlights of our trip to Amsterdam, Enjoyed by both parents and teenage children. I highly recommend it!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Anna19191966
Reviewed 21 August 2018

We had a great time on this canoe safari. I would strongly recommend this as a fun day out for adults and children alike.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mica L
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We did the sunset canoe tour with Majel. Although the weather didn't exactly cooperate (it rained in the beginning) we had a great experience none the less. It was a great way to get out the hustle and bustle of Amsterdam and experience a much...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SBeza
Reviewed 14 August 2018

We met at the bus station as laid out in our confirmation and there was just the four of us including the guide, which when on the tour was great as minimal traffic and great interaction with the guide. Jumped on the bus and 10...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Steviefull
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

A very enjoyable evening out. We were not experienced canoers but soon got the hang of it with advice from Majel. The weather was very hot so we were glad we went in the evening. The views are fantastic and the piece comfortable for all...More

Thank hungry_ant
Reviewed 4 August 2018

This was a great tour and a very good way to see and learn about the wetland area. Majel was an excellent guide, very knowledgeable about the area and history. She provided an excellent picnic: bread, lots of different cheeses, side dishes, soft drinks and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Penny C
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We had a real great time during this safari. Majel is a very nice and authentic person and taught us a lot about the nature,the water, the windmills, the birds... in a beautiful place! My children (14 and 17) enjoyed it a lot too. Marie...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Marie Z
WetlandsSafariNL, Owner at Wetlands Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Thank you for the nice reaction. Waa great to have you 4 in the canoe, Majel

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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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19 September 2015|
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Response from Majel T | Property representative |
Yes You can for sure book the Wetlands Safari through the website. Wetlands Safari are guided canoe tours, but you eed to canoe by yourself. We first explain how to do this. You need to be in the right shape!! Today we had... More
25 April 2015|
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Response from Majel T | Property representative |
You can book with 2. If we confirm the reservation we are going, even you are the only customers. See our calender if there is a tour available. Best regards, Majel