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90 minute - 10 guests max - Live guided 1928 Leemstar saloon launch boat cruise

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Pass By: Canal Ring (Grachtengordel), Canal Ring (Grachtengordel), Amsterdam, North Holland Province

See beautiful Amsterdam from a classic ship with an engaging captain! Get to know the city in dialogue!
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Departure Point
Prinsengracht 579, 1016 HT Amsterdam, Netherlands
Duration
1h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • - 90 minutes cruise in a small group of Max 10 persons
  • - Heater and blankets on board
  • - Upgrades for food and drinks available on board
  • - Engaging captain who will guide you through the scenery
  • - Seating inside & outside
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We were traveling with a party of 7 and wanted to do a canal cruise that was a bit more personal. After a bit of googling I came across Leemstar which got very good reviews so I decided to book it. I emailed and received confirmation and a link to pay straight away. We also
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Our guide, Arnold, was very knowledgeable about various aspects of buildings and locations along the canal, and really was able to provide quite a bit of knowledge about canal life and the politics of the canals nowadays. He has a relaxed and friendly manner that is so much
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I took a 90 minute cruise this evening to experience a tour of the canals and see the Light Festival. It was a small cruise with only a few passengers, as a couple forgot to come. There is room to seat 8 comfortably. Even though it was raining, the boat was warm and cosy with
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Floris was an excellent tour guide. He was kind, professional, and knowledgeable. This tour is the true way to see Amsterdam. It is the best way to see the city and the other boat tour companies do not come close. This boat is small and the guide can tailor the tour to the small
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My family, on our recent short trip to Amsterdam, booked a private canal tour with Leemstar Cruises in a restored, fully electric saloon boat. What a fantastic way to see the city! Ivo started the tour by making sure we were comfortable. When we climbed aboard the saloon was
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By: Leemstar
752 reviews
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TKTKFTP
Brisbane, Australia
3924
PERFECT WAY TO SEE THE CANALS AND AMSTERDAM LIGHT FESTIVAL.
We were traveling with a party of 7 and wanted to do a canal cruise that was a bit more personal. After a bit of
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938frazerm
102
Great Captain. Great Tour.
We knew we'd chosen well when we were warmly welcomed on board by Floris, our captain. The Leemstar is a
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Passenger288571
Saint Paul, Minnesota
21
Great insight on canal life
Our guide, Arnold, was very knowledgeable about various aspects of buildings and locations along the canal, and
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Norma B
Victoria, Canada
116
Leemstar Canal Cruise: the best way to see Amsterdam Light Festival!
I took a 90 minute cruise this evening to experience a tour of the canals and see the Light Festival. It was a
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pab1234
Oslo
30
No better way to see Amsterdam Light Festival!
The boat is nice and was comfortable for our party of six. The heating meant we could sit without the big jacket
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Maps168958
21
Excellent Boat Tour. A trip to Amsterdam would be incomplete without it. No other company comes close.
Floris was an excellent tour guide. He was kind, professional, and knowledgeable. This tour is the true way to see
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Ewbert83
Santa Ana, California
23
Leemstar and Ivo made our Amsterdam vacation fantastic!
My family, on our recent short trip to Amsterdam, booked a private canal tour with Leemstar Cruises in a restored,
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bean_cheile
Westlake Village, California
12149
Magical Morning
What a fabulous morning! So glad we opted for this small boat morning tour of the canals. Arnout was a perfect
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CMLyon7780
Los Angeles, California
4314
Amazing Canal Tour
We took this tour on our first day in Amsterdam. It was a perfect way to familiarize ourself with the city and to
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InfrequentTravelMan
Brussels, Belgium
181
Perfect
Lovely boat, super trip.. 12 max so unlike some of the mega boats where you feel like sardines... Brilliant host
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B1059DYpaulk
New York
52
The Best Way to See the Canals of Amsterdam
My family took a November tour of the canals in Amsterdam with Leemstar. The tour guide, Floris, did an amazing
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Paradise557416
32
Excellent tour
Excellent tour, very nice boat and the tour guide was very knowledgable and made the trip fun. It was a very
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99999anon
12
Outstanding
You will feel like you are on a friend's boat, seeing Amsterdam by way of the canals. Our guide, Floris, was
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jmac386
New Orleans, Louisiana
184
Early morning private cruise
Our canal cruise with Leemstar was great. Our captain, Arnout did all he could to make sure we were comfortable as
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CAtraveler1382
11
Highly Recommend!
My family of four took the Leemstar canal cruise and absolutely loved it. This was the highlight of our trip. The
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