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Cruise Amsterdam like a local

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One of the latest trends in travel is “do as the locals do”. With Cruise Amsterdam like a local you can do just that. Ride along the many canals and plan your own route through the city. Don’t follow the beaten paths but create your own path.

Discover Amsterdam’s historic canals and enjoy the beautiful sights with the spectacular Cruise Like A Local tour! This tour offers you the possibility to design your own program and choose what you want to see as you cruise the canals. Unlike regular cruises they offer an exclusive and more personal experience. Pick your favorite spots and skip those you’ve already seen! The smaller boat also makes it possible to maneuver through the smallest waterways in the Red Light District, which are normally inaccessible to regular tour boats. This great value offer also includes two free drinks of your choice (both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages are available) and fun interactive commentary by the skipper in English. Don’t miss out on this unique experience and make your reservations for Cruise Like A Local right now!

Cruise Amsterdam like a local!

Imagine yourself sitting on a beautiful boat, enjoying your favorite drink with a panoramic view of Amsterdam’s historic landmarks. Cruise Like A Local makes it possible! This one-of-a-kind local boat tour Amsterdam will let you design your route through the canal district, which is on UNESCO’s World Heritage Site list. The experienced skipper will give you fun information about the sights and make recommendations if you wish. Cruise Like A Local also includes two free drinks of your choice, which can be either Dutch beer, excellent wine or several non-alcoholic refreshments. This local boat tour Amsterdam has a duration of approximately 75 minutes, during which you’ll be able to see your favorite spots. Cruise Like A Local will give you the real Dutch experience and your own local boat. Tour Amsterdam like never before!






Prins Hendrikkade 25, Amsterdam



+31 (0) 20 530 5412

Important info

  • Departures:
    Summer season (March 23 – October 30):
    Daily frequent departures from 11.30 – 19.30 h.
    Winter season (October 31 – March 22):
    Daily frequent departures
  • Duration:
    ± 75 min.
  • Check-in:
    30 min. before departure at Lovers Canal Cruises opposite the Barbizon Palace Hotel.
  • Remark:
    This cruise does not sail on April 27 (King’s Day)
  • Child age and price:
    0 – 3 years: free
    4 – 13 years: € 12.50

What’s included?

  • 2 drinks (beer, wine and soft drinks)
  • Several route options
  • Commentary by the skipper in English
  • In winter: heated, closed boats with outdoor deck


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