Experience Amsterdam through the eyes of a Boat Captain
The City’s historical centre presents many options to experience Amsterdam right from the water. Other cities in the world like Venice are well known for its gondola tours. Only Amsterdam brings all kind of tours to the reach of your hand. Cocktail nights, famous Dj’s, Top Chef Dinners, Private Gondola’s, even Silent Disco’s are to be found around the canals of the multicultural city.
Whether you’re a first-time or frequent visitor, everything in Amsterdam seems a bit more magical when viewed from a boat. Explore Amsterdam’s UNESCO protected canal ring and be amazed by the interesting facts that Amsterdam has hidden for you. Surely Amsterdammer’s have bring boat experiences to the next level. If you are lucky enough you would be able to visit some of the nicest House Boats the city has to offer. Imagine living in a House Boat, and riding your boat to work through the canals! Just plane amazing!
Private Boats are always available as well as the public excellent one-hour options, other types of canal cruises available include practical hop-on-hop-off services, romantic candle-lit tours, child-friendly adventures and intimate guided boat tours for smaller groups, families and friends.
Some of the best-known operators for tourist boats include Lovers, Stromma and Blue Boat. If you’d like to break up your canal cruise with some sightseeing, then the ‘hop-on hop-off’ service is an excellent option. If you are looking for your private boat experience then check out on the offers in AmsterDO.
Experiencing Amsterdam through the eyes of a boat captain is something you should not miss if you happen to visit this magic city. Contemplation emerges together with the history as long as you sit in one of the boats offered by different Dutch companies.
There is a new life of the city of Amsterdam that can only be discovered through the canals, even better with a cocktail on your hand. Several highlights or secret spots can only reach by boat and combining the experience with a dinner could be something unforgettable.
So next time you are in town, check out the weather and take part of one experience never to forget but always to try to remember…. only in case you did enjoyed too many cocktails indeed! Looking for other experiences, check out our article for Beer Bikes in Amsterdam.