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Pretty nice

I was here in early June and it was pretty cool. The area is pretty nice but super crowded with... read more

Reviewed June 14, 2019
LostALot22
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Chicago, Illinois
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I'll come again in summer

We were there during the autumn season, where the weather turn cold. Not much activities there... read more

Reviewed November 21, 2018
datin_tan
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Penang Island, Malaysia
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Reviewed June 14, 2019 via mobile

I was here in early June and it was pretty cool. The area is pretty nice but super crowded with tourists. It’s hard to walk and there were so many people that had no idea how to drive boats, so that was amusing.

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank LostALot22
Reviewed November 21, 2018

We were there during the autumn season, where the weather turn cold. Not much activities there, very few tourist around, and most of the shops are not open. I suppose the place must be much beautiful in summer. I'll come again!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Giethoorn is really incredible place in Holland! Must come to stay at least two nights to know this place! At lease to visit one time in the life! It's really like fairy tale scene😍

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Went on a Sunday morning. This is about an hour’s drive from Amsterdam. Hired a self driving boat for 2 hours and drove in mad traffic through the canals till we reached the lake where it was bliss. The whole boat ride was very scenic...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank medysurya
Reviewed June 13, 2018

I visited with my husband, did canal cruise trip, unfortunately a dark rainy day still very beautiful. Journy was memorable, well worth a visit if you are visiting Netherlands.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Clearly before anyone can hire a boat they undertake no instruction.... so many people on the canals in little boats with zero understanding how to manoeuvre - especially with a beer in hand!

Date of experience: April 2018
6  Thank olibot
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Me and My Family were very satisfied with Giethoorn. This place is a small village around 90minutes from Amsterdam. Giethoorn not as famous as Volendam or Dams Square, but It is a nice touristy place. Not too big, not crowded, you dont have too queue...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed December 24, 2017

Usually, I am not into the typical tourist attractions in a country, but I must say I am glad I visited Giethoorn. It's a quaint little village in the Netherlands. They call it the 'Venice of the Netherlands'. To me, it looked like a few...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Charith D
Reviewed August 23, 2017

Really impressed with the friendly staff who were keen to help and arrange good quality boat hire for the day. Central location, linked with a great cafe at the heart of busy Giethoorn. Thank you - thoroughly recommended.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

We took a boat tour then had a few hours to walk around, before our tour headed back to Amsterdam. It was nice to do the boat rifles, get a feel for the town then head out on foot. We stopped at a restaurant, had...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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