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Wetlands Safari

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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About Wetlands Safari
Wetlands Safari takes you to the Dutch countryside just near Amsterdam. With a canoe we explore Waterland the nature and an old village in Holland. With public bus we grt from Amsterdam to the starting point in Waterland. Half way through the tour we picnic with Dutch products. The tours are from 7th of April till the end of September. You need to sign up beforehand. After this ecotour you will understand better why Amsterdam is build the way as it is.
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Guided Canoe Adventure with Picnic Lunch in Waterland from Amsterdam

Paddle through Holland’s Waterland area on a 5-hour canoe experience from Amsterdam. With an expert guide, travel north to Waterland, home to time-warp villages, quaint waterways and lush pastures. Then, board a canoe and paddle around the idyllic waterways. Enjoy the sound of birdsong and scents of wild plants; glide past reedbeds and weatherboarded villages, and hear about the region’s traditional way of life. Stop for a swim if the weather allows, and visit an island for a picnic of local produce. Numbers limited to 10 for a small-group experience.
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5 hours
from $75.40

Guided Sunset Canoe Tour and Dinner in Waterland from Amsterdam

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.
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4 hours 15 minutes
from $64.31

Fresh nose tour with the canoe through the nature near Amsterdam (coronaspecial)

In corona time a lot is not possible. But with a Wetlands Safari with Majel you get a change to forget what is going on in the world.
Just as we say in The Netherlands, Get a Fresh Nose.
With a canoe, only 2 people in 1 canoe, you are going to an area that you only can visit by boat or better canoe.
Enjoy the meadowland birds and the flowers in the field.But also the typical houses from Waterland with there colors.
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2 hours
from $31.05
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Even living for such a long time in Amsterdam it was an unique experience to see nature so close by with all the birds! We were lucky with the beautifull weather and the swim afterwards.
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Not only do you get an absolutely amazing view of the wetlands on the outskirts of Amsterdam, Majel is a fountain of knowledge and builds up a fantastic history of how Amsterdam evolved with the canal structures and wetland development. We had a great day with Majel and she took
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This tour was amazing! I love chances to explore and experience the outdoors whenever I travel, and this canoe tour was everything I hoped it would be, and more. I have a job working with wetlands, so I interested to see how thorough or extensive the tour would be, and I was
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This was a great break from the city and an opportunity to see another side to the Netherlands, all well organised, having easy access and run by a very pleasant team. The scenery alone was worth it, and the picnicking made a solid addition. A real bucolic blast!
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Directly under the smoke of crowded Amsterdam a trip in a natural rural environment as if the time stood still. A competent and enthusiastic guide, besides details of nature she also shows you the tower Rembrandt copied on one of his famous etchings and she even explains the
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Response from wetlandssafari, Owner at Wetlands Safari
Responded Aug 25, 2019
Always nice to read that people understand what the wetlands in the Netherlands means after a trip in the canoe!!! Thanks Majel
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