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Canal Boat Tours

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Address: Bruges, Belgium
Phone Number: 050-28-86-10
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Fee: Yes

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This is a great attraction and a must do when in Bruges; also free entry in city card. We sat at back of boat which had about 30 people on it. Sailor/skipper gave a good... read more

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is a great attraction and a must do when in Bruges; also free entry in city card. We sat at back of boat which had about 30 people on it. Sailor/skipper gave a good commentary as we went round canals, loads of good photo opportunities and trip lasted over 30minutes Well worth doing as you get to see Bruges... More 

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Lansing, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a great way to see the city. The boats are small and open -- mine held perhaps 30 people, which fit comfortably. I chose a center seat, which seemed logical, but a seat on one side or the other is better, because you don't have to take pictures around peoples' heads. The guide polled the boat to see... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Fair value at €8. No discount for pensioners unfortunately. We got a bit of narration from the lad piloting the boat but basic and not very interactive. But Bruges is so pretty and the perspective from the water different from what you can see from the streets that the narrative was not terribly important. Worth the money. Better value than... More 

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

For 8€ we were very impressed with our canal boat tour. Around 40 people in the boat but it didn't feel cramped. Our guide spoke FOUR languages throughout the tour. It was a great way to learn about the city and once done we went looking for all of the things he had pointed out. Highly recommend if you've never... More 

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Valencia, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The canal boat tour is a must when in Brugge, because it gives you a different perspective of the city. Highly recommended, although I have to say that the boat tour in Ghent was longer, more reasonable and more informative .o

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Macclesfield
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were lucky to have fantastic weather for our trip - not sure how enjoyable it would be in the rain. Seem to be lots of different boats going up and down.Our did have a pre-recorded narration but it did not pass on lots of information. It was however still very enjoyable to see Bruges from a different perspective. It... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

You can't miss this. Such a fun experience with our tour guide and you see Brugge in a completely new and wonderful way. Make sure to dress with a hat or wear lotion for the sun!

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Pune, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

When visiting Brugge, then canal tour is a must to do...It will be half an hour ride which you can take from any of the canal Boat tours. We did in the morning time and was lucky as our guide was really nice. He showed us the different places in Brugge. Guys must do this ride. Its worth doing.

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Letsitele
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Whilst visiting friends in Belgium we were treated to a day out in Bruges. I have to admit that my knowledge of Belgium and it's cities and towns are sketchy to say the least, so what a wonderful surprise I had when we toured this lovely town on a canal boat. A very informative guide tells you so much about... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you have a sunny day, you better take this tour where you can see Brugges and learn his history while navigate the canals and enjoy the views.

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