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Spido Harbor Tour

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Address: Willemsplien 85, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Phone Number: +31 (0)10 275 99 89

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Nice trip in the commercial harbour of Rotterdam, impressive to see so many boxes everywhere! Ok for kids, they gave us also a little colour-book and pencils to draw

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 6, 2015
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Brussels, Belgium
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Nice trip in the commercial harbour of Rotterdam, impressive to see so many boxes everywhere! Ok for kids, they gave us also a little colour-book and pencils to draw

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

a very intersting tour in the harbour of rotterdam, very impressive! the tour takes approximately 1 hour and 15 min. young children might get bored so its more suitable for adults who would like to learn more about this magnificent harbour, where many people work.

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London
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47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

I would highly recommend this trip. I always love a boat trip anyway. But this gives you a good understanding of why Rotterdam became such an important port. It is truly massive. You see lots of interesting buildings in this city renowned for its modern architecture and the beautiful Erasmus Bridge. We also liked the boat which looked pretty new... More 

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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68 reviews 68 reviews
43 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

thses boats travel down the river Maas going around the dock area and back, you can sit outside on the top deck but be advised, in the colder months to dress very warmly because it can bhe freezing cold on the water. There is throughout the sailing tour someone telling you the story of the river and the docks which... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

The Netherlands has always been a seafaring nation and the Port of Rotterdam is the modern incarnation of that tradition. The boat seats about 600 and is large and comfortable. There are bar and cafe seating areas inside and out. Free washrooms! The narration in English and other language points out the tourist attractions in the city and the important... More 

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Edinburgh, Scotland
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

We took this trip on a poor day weather-wise, but it was very interesting all the same. A great commentary provides lots of information on the port of Rotterdam. Our only quibble was that the timing wasn't quite right so that by the time the English/German/French descriptions came round, the topic being discussed was sometimes far behind. Both of us... More 

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NI
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

This was a good boat trip which included a trip around part of the port. I could never have imagined how big the port was or how big the ships were before this trip! The boat itself was grand, I managed to get a seat up top, but at times it was hard to hear the commentary due to the... More 

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Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Rotterdam As the MainPort of Europe! Is great so explore by this Tour. Enjoy inside the boat or feel the Tour outside.

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Massachusetts
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

If you are at all interested in what it takes to supply our global economy, the Rotterdam harbor is an excellent place to start looking. We were looking for something to do on a Monday (since most of the museums outside of Amsterdam are closed on Monday during the off season) and happened to think of touring the harbor. What... More 

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Langen
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I generally don´t like boring boat tours. this one is actually set up just right. The isn´t any non-stop blabber tape running, but rather one that just points out some things along the way. (Although who is going to remember how many thousands of liters of any given liquid go through Rotterdam anyway?) But actually also gave some good ideas... More 

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