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Classic Boat Tours


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Enjoy Amsterdam's waterways with class and style. A private canal tour on one of our beautiful classic saloon boats is an experience you will never forget. Our multilingual captains will love to show you the best of Amsterdam. We can take care of...more
Prof. Tulpplein 1, 1018 GX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Plantage & the East
+31 20 626 2466
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

Classic Boat Tours was very near our hotel in the city center. A small group (<20) was on the boat. The guide was very knowledgeable in the history of canals and a good navigator. The boat was comfortable and classic as promised. I would definitely...More

Thank Elizabeth V
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Only 18 passengers in a classic wooden canal boat.This contrast with the huge glass covered boats that are promoted.These boats are covered but have open sides.Very personable captain Sjuart was very engaging and informative.Very enjoyable.Arrange tickets on line.

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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

We did a two hour tour with Captain Bart on the la Reine two families. We had 4 adults 6 kids. We had a great time! We brought food that we purchased at a grocery store. The boat was plenty large for all 10 of...More

Thank Anthony A
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

We had a beautiful evening with Skipper Carolina. The food from the Intercontinental Amstel Hotel was 5 Star!!! Order ahead and enjoy as you wish.

Thank Siffy50
Reviewed 15 May 2018

You can't miss this... the audio guide tells you all about the city and canals... and it is so interesting to know about the history behind the various buildings along the canals...

Thank MumbaiFreebird
Reviewed 30 July 2017

As you watch the massive tours chug by with patrons packed like sardines … and you are touring the charming canals of Amsterdam with Captain Taco on the Prix déau with a glass of champagne in a charming, classic vessel … you can not help...More

Thank brandarchitect
Reviewed 18 June 2017

We wanted a tour that was smaller and more personal than the large boats you see everywhere on the canals.This fit the bill. There were about 25 of us on the boat and the Captain was extremely knowledgable about Amsterdam, the canals and all things...More

Thank PBW1016
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The boats of Classic Boat Tours are among the most beautiful ones you will find in the city, al sailing electric to enhance the luxury experience. All captains are knowledgeable; all in all the best way to visit the splendid canals.

Thank Taco T
Reviewed 26 September 2016

It is a small group cruise. The Captain was very informative, provided the information with humor. It is a 1.5 hours cruise which provides good view of the canals, harbor and helped us understand more about the development of the city. Very relaxing and enjoyable....More

Thank ALAL789
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Quite an inexpensive way to see the city and sights without getting knocked over by a pushbike - very relaxing

Thank Fred B
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Plantage & the East
The eastern edge of central Amsterdam provides
visitors with the chance to imagine the city that
Rembrandt called home (and to tour his historic house)
while shopping like the thriftiest of locals at
Waterlooplein’s massive flea market, or even enjoying
a craft beer beside the tallest wooden windmill in The
Netherlands. This verdant, serene, and stately part of
town is home to Artis Royal Zoo, one of Europe’s
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