Hop-on Hop-off Cruise, Unique Way to See Amsterdam Highlights
Hop-on Hop-off cruise is the perfect way to discover Amsterdam highlights. Float along picturesque canals, hop on and off at one of the seven stops to see important sights such as Rijksmuseum, Anne Frank House and the Heineken Experience. A canal cruise is a relaxed way to get to know the city. Your ticket is valid for 24 hours so board again and again. When you are done with sightseeing, hop on once again to get to Amsterdam central Station or a stop near your hotel.
Tip: Order your tickets in advance to avoid the waiting line. Validity is 24 hours.
Hop-on Hop-off Cruise
Hop-on hop-off boats are easy to recognize: they are fiery red and attract your attention immediately. They are the ideal way to discover many of the highlights of Amsterdam at your own pace. Seated on board, you see Amsterdam go by. Enjoy the view from the water, look up at the graceful facades of the canal mansions. You will sail past iconic Westerkerk, cruise the old harbour then through the canals in the Jordaan neighbourhood and past Magere Brug, Skinny Bridge, the most famous and most photogenic drawbridge in Amsterdam. The cruise boat stops at the main attractions in Amsterdam centre. Hop on and off wherever you want and as often as you like. The hop-on hop- cruise makes sightseeing very comfortable!
Daily departures every 25 minutes between 09.00-19.00 in summer and 10.00- 17.15 in winter from Prins Hendrikkade, opposite Amsterdam centraal station. A GPS guide is available in 18 languages.
Must-see Sights on the Way
Anne Frank House Museum: Where the Frank family was in hiding for two years and where Anne wrote her diary
Jordaan neighbourhood: stroll through this quarter and discover hidden courtyards, visit the Houseboat Museum and go shopping in the 9 Little Street shopping area.
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