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Guided Sunset Canoe Tour and Dinner in Waterland from Amsterdam

Highlights
  • 4-hour guided sunset canoe tour in Waterland, from Amsterdam
  • Gaze at the flat Dutch countryside from a canoe as the sun sets
  • Paddle along waterways past reed beds, meadows and traditional wooden houses
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Guided Sunset Canoe Tour and Dinner in Waterland from Amsterdam
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Guided Sunset Canoe Tour and Dinner in Waterland from Amsterdam
$63.63
Overview
Canoe the canals of Holland’s Waterland region at sunset on this 4-hour trip from Amsterdam. Travel with a guide to this rural area, and paddle past reed beds, meadows and picture-postcard villages. Savor the sound of birdsong and scents of wild flowers, glide through landscapes once painted by Rembrandt, and learn how the flat countryside was reclaimed from the sea. Take a swim if the weather allows, and finish with a picnic dinner overlooking a lake and the area’s wooden windmills. Numbers limited to 10 people for a small-group experience.
What to Expect
After meeting in the afternoon in central Amsterdam, your guide will take you on a local bus to a small village close-by.

Enjoy a beverage upon your arrival in the Dutch countryside and board your canoe afterwards for an exciting sunset ride through the wetlands. It is an easy paddle and the perfect tour to get away from the busy city. Paddle for about 1.5 hours and see the area that inspired Rembrandt for his paintings. Passing original Dutch wooden houses in Waterland, this Eco tour is the best way to learn about and see why Amsterdam is build the way it is.

The tour will stop close to a lake for a dinner picnic. Here you can also go for a swim before you paddle back to the starting point for about 15 minutes. A beverage will await you at the end of your canoe paddling trip before the local bus takes you back to Amsterdam.
Reviews (13)
1 - 5 of 8 reviews
Reviewed September 5, 2018
Best Tour I Took on the Whole Vacation

I took this tour with my young adult son. He complained when I told him that I booked it. However, it turned out to be his favorite tour ever and we have traveled all over! We both agreed that this was such a nice time....More

Thank jennifergT7472VZ
Reviewed August 25, 2018
Fantastic

This was one of the highlights of our trip to Amsterdam, Enjoyed by both parents and teenage children. I highly recommend it!

Thank Anna19191966
Reviewed August 19, 2018
A great way to experience the Netherlands

We did the sunset canoe tour with Majel. Although the weather didn't exactly cooperate (it rained in the beginning) we had a great experience none the less. It was a great way to get out the hustle and bustle of Amsterdam and experience a much...More

Thank SBeza
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile
Sunset canoe tour of the wetlands

A very enjoyable evening out. We were not experienced canoers but soon got the hang of it with advice from Majel. The weather was very hot so we were glad we went in the evening. The views are fantastic and the piece comfortable for all...More

Thank hungry_ant
Reviewed August 4, 2018
Lovely evening trip

This was a great tour and a very good way to see and learn about the wetland area. Majel was an excellent guide, very knowledgeable about the area and history. She provided an excellent picnic: bread, lots of different cheeses, side dishes, soft drinks and...More

Thank Penny C
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