Tours and Guided tours

No visit to Amsterdam is complete without riding a bike in the city centre. Discover Amsterdam during a tour by bike with or without a guide. If you prefer to walk and explore Amsterdam that way, then there are many (guided) walking tours to see the city. Or you can experience Amsterdam from the water with a canal bus or canal cruise through the canals.
Our recommendations for tours and guided tours in Amsterdam are:
Go to the details & reviews page of Canal Company in Amsterdam Canal company offers a 'Hop-On, hop-off canal cruise'. The stops are located near the main museums, shopping districts and tourist attractions. Besides a tour in the canal bus, you can also rent a canal bike (pedal boat) to discover the city and the idyllic small canals at your own pace (up to four people).

Or take a tour with the environmentally friendly Canal Hopper. The open boats hold 12 persons and takes you to places where the regular tour boats cannot come.
Go to the details & reviews page of Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus in Amsterdam The hop-on, hop-off City Sightseeing Bus allows you to explore Amsterdam at your own pace. The iconic red open-top double decker buses stop every 20 - 30 minutes throughout the day at all Amsterdam attractions, including hotels. Simply hop-on, hop-off at any of the stops with your ticket. It's also possible to combine the bustour with a canal boat trip.

Buy tickets on the bus or buy a 1-Day Ticket or Combi Ticket (Bus + Canal Boat) online and redeem it on the City Sightseeing Bus.
Go to the details & reviews page of Rederij Lovers - Canal Cruises in Amsterdam Experience Amsterdam from the water with an 1-hour canal cruise around the canals. The Day Canal Cruise departs from the west side of Amsterdam Central Station. Rederij Lovers also offers a Red light Candlelight Cruise, a romantic 2-hour evening cruise through the illuminated canals of Amsterdam. Or a 2-hour Dinner Cruise with an exclusive 4-course dinner menu.

The most splashing way to discover Amsterdam is the Floating Dutchman, a bus and boat in one.
Prins Hendrikkade 25, Amsterdam
+31 20-5301090
Go to the details & reviews page of Yellow Bike in Amsterdam Join a safe guided bicycle tour which will give you a fascinating picture of the rich history of Amsterdam and its famous canals. During this tour you will pass by interesting places such as the charming Jordaan quarter, the Anne Frank house, the Rijksmuseum, the Vondel Park, the "Skinny Bridge", Rembrandt's house and the Red Light District.

You will see undiscovered places of Amsterdam like: idyllic small canals, quiet hidden courtyards and photogenic views. Experienced guides will show you the way.
Nieuwezijds Kolk 29
+ 31 20 620 69 40
Yellow Bike
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