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Amsterdam Experience Cruise

Rated 4.94 out of 5 from 3725 reviews.Amsterdam, Netherlands

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Experience hosted by Robby

2 hours
Includes food, drinks, transportation
Up to 10 people
Hosted in English, Dutch

What you'll do

First of all we want to thank you all for choosing our experience. We are proud to announce that we have won an award from Airbnb for the most popular experience and the 3rd best Airbnb experience in the world! Besides that we received more than 75 different nationalities on board. It was also an honor to be invited by airbnb to have lunch with Nathan Blecharczyk (co-founder of Airbnb) to talk about our experience. This would never have been possible without you. Thank you dear guests ❤️

Do you want to experience Amsterdam in a more authentic way? Step aboard on our beautiful large luxury sloop with enough space for everyone and discover the city like a real explorer. We’ll welcome you on our stylish boat with enough drinks and delicious Dutch snacks. We will also make a stop at the best boat catering in Amsterdam, to pick up our delicious well-known bitterballen. So lean back, relax and listen to our amazing stories about Amsterdam.

Due to Covid-19

* Every couple / family / guest gets their own snack platter, the bitterballen / vegan snacks will also be served in separate portions.

* We ask customers to disinfect their hands on board.

* If you want a mask, you can get it on board for free.

* We keep the group small.

*And finally, we are going to enjoy, and provide you with the best Experiece cruise. Because by you we are the 3rd best Airbnb Exeperience of the world
First of all we want to thank you all for choosing our experience. We are proud to announce that we have won an award from Airbnb for the most popular experience and the 3rd best Airbnb experience in the world! Besides that we received more than 75 different nationalities on board. It was also an honor to be invited by airbnb to have lunch with Nathan Blecharczyk (co-founder of Airbnb) to talk about our experience. This would never have been poss…

Robby's commitment to safety

This host committed to Airbnb’s COVID-19-related safety and cleaning guidelines—including adhering to social distancing guidelines, practicing good hygiene, and ensuring that all participants wear a mask.
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What's included

  • Food
    Taste the original Amsterdam ‘bitterballen’. Freshly sliced Dutch cheese, s...
  • Drinks
    Open bar, we’ll provide you with enough drinks. Beer, special selected wine...
  • Transportation
    Our boat is fully electric, with a specially developed 4-season roof made f...
From G$12,245
/ person
Sun, Oct 25
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
G$12,245 per person
G$12,245 per person
Sun, Oct 25
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
G$12,245 per person
G$12,245 per person
Mon, Oct 26
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
G$12,245 per person
G$12,245 per person

Meet your host, Robby

Host on Airbnb since 2017
  • 3725 Reviews
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We are Robby and Anouk van Daalen parents of twins and proud owners of Rederij De Wester. In 2019 our Amsterdam experience cruise became one of the most popular and best reviewed experiences of Airbnb in the world, we are currently number 3 in the world on Airbnb with the most positive reviews and bookings. Why do our guests praise our canal trip as ‘the best cruise ever’? Not only because of our friendly skippers Gijs, William, Storm, Karin and Anja who have a great love for the city and heart for their guests, but also because of our generous choice of delicious drinks and tasty snacks, the cosy atmosphere aboard and our comfortable boat. So lean back, relax and enjoy.

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- Parents with children are very welcome, don't hesitate for a moment if you have questions.
We are Robby and Anouk van Daalen parents of twins and proud owners of Rederij De Wester. In 2019 our Amsterdam experience cruise became one of the most popular and best reviewed experiences of Airbnb in the world, we are currently number 3 in the world on Airbnb with the most positive reviews and bookings. Why do our guests praise our canal trip as ‘the best cruise ever’? Not only because of our friendly skippers Gijs, William, Storm, Karin and Anja who have a great love for the city and hea…
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Where you'll be

First we’ll visit the old quarter of the Jordaan. See highlights like the Westertoren and the Anne Frank house, taste the original Amsterdam ‘bitterballen’. We’ll navigate via the river Amstel to the Red Light District. See the fabulous storehouses en then visit the hidden side of the city. Cruise past the National Maritime Museum and admire the East Indiaman ship dating from the Golden Age and enjoy the exotic Hortus Botanicus.

Rated 4.94 out of 5 from 3725 reviews.

Frank
October 2020
It was my second time on this tour and I had another gray time. I would recommend it to anyone visiting Amsterdam and would definitely do it again. Best story telling, snacks, and drinks you can have on the water!
Whitney
September 2020
Wonderful day. If you are from NL or visiting the area now, I highly recommend. The city is peaceful and “sleepy” it’s a truly unique time to see Amsterdam- a glimpse to what it may have been decades ago. Alternatively, it’s really also a time (if you can) to support local, especially the tourism industry! The tour was fantastic, living up to its reputation as top 3! My boyfriend is Dutch and we both learned a ton. It’s really a tour for everyone to enjoy, even locals- and it’s for people of all ages. Great host, Captain Storm. Thank you.
Wonderful day. If you are from NL or visiting the area now, I highly recommend. The city is peaceful and “sleepy” it’s a truly unique time to see Amsterdam- a glimpse to what it…
Frank
September 2020
I would definitely recommend this cruise. Robbert has curated an experience that is very comfortable and charming. The food was great, we left feeling full and did not even need to get dinner afterwards. The boat was made comfortable with nice lighting, comfy cushions, and soft blankets to help you stay warm when the air cools off. Marc was a great captain / waiter / tourguide / photographer / storyteller / navigator - no joke, this guy did everything and he did it well. He was also a local and able to speak to how the city has changed over time. I would definitely recommend this cruise to anyone looking for a fun, comfortable way to see Amsterdam from the canals.
I would definitely recommend this cruise. Robbert has curated an experience that is very comfortable and charming. The food was great, we left feeling full and did not even need to…
Teresa
September 2020
What an amazing experience Friendly, professional, knowledgeable. They made me a whole gluten free tray of food so rhathat I wouldn't be left out I'm coeliac We had a great time
Anastasia
September 2020
Just loved it!! 2 hours ride on a sunny day is a minimum! All sorts of drinks and snacks. Easy and friendly atmosphere! Superb.
Dana
September 2020
I did the Amsterdam cruise with Gijs the second time and it was just magical! Thank you so much for the experiences. I will come back next year :)

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  • Sun, Oct 25
    1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    G$12,245 per person
  • Sun, Oct 25
    4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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  • Mon, Oct 26
    1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    G$12,245 per person
  • Mon, Oct 26
    4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    G$12,245 per person
  • Tue, Oct 27
    1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    G$12,245 per person
  • Tue, Oct 27
    4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    G$12,245 per person
  • Wed, Oct 28
    1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    G$12,245 per person
  • Wed, Oct 28
    4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    G$12,245 per person

Activity advisory

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Please note outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests of all ages can attend.

More tips

(Rederij) De Wester does not just stand for a great entertainment experience, we also think it is important to have social awareness. That is why we will donate a part of our profit from now on to a foundation that helps to improve the health and wellbeing of premature and sick babies.