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Amsterdam
About Pure Boats
Step aboard one our classy, electric canal cruisers and experience the Amsterdam canals as if aboard your own private boat. You can choose to have the boat to yourselves with a private and personalised cruise, or reserve our 2-hour all-inclusive experience, which is shared with a small group . Want to join us for a cruise? Check out our website or send us a message via cruise@pureboats.com. We strive to provide our guests with the perfect balance of information and relaxation. While your highly experienced captain guides you through the enchanting waterways, sit back and enjoy our extensive on-board bar, stocked with seasonal craft beers from Amsterdam breweries, hand-picked wines, soft drinks, juices and local spirits. For our snacks, we work together with local companies to give you the true taste of Amsterdam.
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Escape the bike traffic and see Amsterdam the easy way on a relaxing cruise through the Dutch capital’s UNESCO-listed canals. Sip local beer or wine and snack on Dutch specialties as your captain guide steers the all-electric boat past canal-side landmarks and historic neighborhoods. With a small group you'll get away from the crowds on a semi-private ride.
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Wonderful tour and tour guide. Very knowledgeable and friendly! We lucked out on a private boat cruise. I highly recommend for a relaxing ride and enjoyable tour experience without being stuffed in large obvious cruise boats. Highly recommend, the boat was wonderfully appointed. Great snacks...More

Date of experience: February 2020
Thank LindsayF769
Reviewed 6 days ago

Very friendly guide, lovely to get away from big impersonal cruises and also to meet other visitors to the city. They really do mean unlimited drinks, much to my husband's delight with the varieties of Talisker whiskey! But also plenty of soft drinks and beers...More

Date of experience: February 2020
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed the boat tour very much. The boat was comfortable and there were snacks and drinks (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) included (unlimited). There was a toilet onboard as well. The tour guide was knowledgeable and friendly.

Thank Kim J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic boat cruise. Warm, comfortable, and the snacks and drinks provided were of great quality. The tour guide was friendly, fun, and informative. Would definitely recommend!

Thank MashEagers
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful 2 hours on this cruise. Great hosts and very informative. You wont go far wrong with these guys. It was for my wifes 40th and it didnt disappoint!! Thanks.

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cynthia n
September 15, 2019|
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Response from vinnyGlasgow | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know they can pick you up most places. They are extremely helpful and accommodating
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flydon
May 19, 2019|
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Response from Geertje_PureBoats | Property representative |
Hi there, thanks for your question! As Anna already kindly mentioned we do have guests aboard that use canes or crutches, and although it's a little step down in the boat, we think it's possible to enter and exit the boat... More
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Response from Keely213 | Reviewed this property |
I booked online,directly with Pure Boats . They were absolutely wonderful!
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