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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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Good on a sunny day.

Very hot day so decided a boat trip was a nice idea. Seats in centre of boat helped to look forward rather than trying to sit sideways on. Information given in lots of languages... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Diane C
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Luton, United Kingdom
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Luton, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very hot day so decided a boat trip was a nice idea. Seats in centre of boat helped to look forward rather than trying to sit sideways on. Information given in lots of languages by the driver. Not a lot of detail but a pleasant way to spend 45 minutes or so.

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Cotabato City, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I enjoyed Bruges, Its one of the most beautiful place in Europe and you have to try the boat ride to be really impressed with its beauty!

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Thank honmaymor
Sudbury, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Bruges is so beautiful! I would strongly encourage to visit it and enjoy the this unique town full of the elegance of the past, also experiencing lots of tourists, at least in summer, when I was there. Canal boat tour is a must! It gives a nice prospective on the town and its lifestyle.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 288 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our second visit to Bruges and we repeated this 30 minute boat trip. The price has gone up to €8 per adult and people are packed into the boats, but it's just one thing you have to do when visiting Bruges. Unfortunately this time our captain wasn't particularly interesting and we found him a little difficult to understand.

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Thank Lindylou146
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was a unique way to learn about Brugge. I wouldn't recommend this activity to be your only tour if you are interested in learning about Brugge more in depth, but I am definitely glad I went on it just as a fun activity. It was reasonably priced and an interesting experience.

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Maplewood, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We took the canal boat tour as soon as we arrived in Bruges which I would highly advise you to do. You find out about all the great places to visit. It is absolutely beautiful. Everywhere you look you want to take a picture! We payed 8 euro per adult and 4 for 11 and under. It is a 30... More 

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Wareham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

One of the things to do in Bruges. The trip visits some of the tourist attractions in the city and takes half an hour or so and currently costs €8. The boats tend to be tightly packed with passengers but are quite frequent.

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Thank johnnyboyDorset
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The funny boat captain with his perfect hosting. The reasonable price only 8 euros. The quiet,romantic environment and best view. It deserves to travel to Bruges only to have this tour. I will try to share some photos with you later.

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liondon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth every Euro. A must, no trip to Bruge should leave this out. Well organised and informative, including mariner's own personal views and opinions. Plenty of places to embark. Pure fun in the sun

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Loveland, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After a walking tour of many of the sites led by our guide, we relaxed for a bit on the canal boat ride. Why does everything look so different from the water? Places we'd walked by took on a whole new view. Incredible seeing the swan island from the water, the architecture, the charm. Don't miss this wonderful experience of... More 

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