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Private 2-hour Canal Tour


As fun as it can be to chat with new people, sometimes you’d simply prefer a more exclusive adventure without strangers in your space. This Private 2-Hour Canal Tour offers you the opportunity to spend time on a boat with only your favorite people! Whether it’s with your colleagues and clients or family and friends, we can assist you in creating an amazing time on the water. Thinking about planning something romantic? With no unfamiliar faces there to get in your way, our Private 2-Hour Canal Tour is also a fantastic option for couples.

A Brief Description

Duration: 2 hours

Availability: daily between 10AM and 10PM

Price: from € 240

For exact pricing go to our pricing page

Amount of guests: max 10 persons.

At these following dates are rates and availability are different: Easter, King’s Day, Pentacost, Gay Pride, Christmas, New Years Eve and New Years day.

If you want to sail on one of these days and we don’t have availability, please contact us. We may be able to accomodate you.

Enjoy the Canal Tour of a Lifetime!

Itinerary and Pickup Location

  1. Your skipper will pick you up in the city center at the location of your choice 
  2. You’ll have a special chance to discover the smaller canals of the Jordaan area and canal district 
  3. After the tour, you will be dropped off at the location of your choice

Check out our recommended pick up locations below, click on the toggle. Click on the link to see it on Google maps.

We can pick you up anywhere within the city centre. Perhaps your hotel?  Otherwise we can also recommend the following addresses:

Additional Info

On this tour, you’ll spend 2 whole hours on the water. 

Please dress according to the weather. It can change quickly in Amsterdam, so layers are always best!

The tour will continue in all weather conditions except for strong winds. If you need to cancel, please do so at least 4 hours prior to your tour’s scheduled start time. 

Please make your tour reservation at least 24 hours before your preferred start time.

What to expect on your tour

On this Private 2-Hour Canal Tour, you and your group will be treated like royalty as you explore the canals of Amsterdam like never before. Join skipper Paap on his personalized cruise through the canals of Amsterdam’s quiet and bewitching Jordaan area. We can adapt the tour to your wishes and needs, which enables you to truly sit back and relax as you’re taken on an unforgettable journey. Perhaps you have a dinner reservation and would like to be whisked away straight from the restaurant after dessert. Or maybe you’d like to stretch your legs at one of the city’s many famed museums after your time on the canals. No problem! We can adjust the departure and drop off locations according to your schedule. 

Additionally, if there’s anything particular on your Amsterdam bucket list that you’d like to see during your time on the canals, you can discuss this with your skipper. As long as it fits within the timeframe of the Private 2-Hour Canal Tour, we are happy to work it into your tour. A private tour is genuinely the best way to maximize your time in the city with the help of enthusiastic and experienced locals. There is truly no other experience in Amsterdam quite like it! You can look forward to creating special memories on this tour that you’ll treasure for years to come.

our boats 2 hour tour

Our boats are intimate, luxurious, and peaceful, so you can enjoy the city in comfort and style. The Private 2-Hour Canal Tour is completely customizable. Your local tour guide boasts more than 20 years of experience and can easily help you create a unique route. 

Our lovely boat is electric, which makes it quiet enough for you to hear the gentle lapping of the water. The boat also features a retractable roof, so you’ll be comfortable whatever the weather. 

A fridge is handily available for your snacks and drinks, which you are welcome to bring on board. With all these fabulous features in mind, it’s no wonder that we are one of the leading companies for boat tours in Amsterdam! 

  • Family Owned & Operated
  • Specialized Skipper/Guide
  • Licensed & Insured Company
  • All Major Credit Cards Accepted

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Frequently Asked Questions

We have a maximum of 10 guests per tour. This includes children.

We have a variety of locations where we can pick you up. Please refer to the ‘Recommended pickup locations’ list below for further information.

If your location (restaurant, hotel, museum, home address) is not in the list, you can always ask us for info on the nearest location.

Recommended pick up locations:

Yes, we love meeting your furry friends!

1. Do you offer catering on board?

We do not offer catering on board, but you are welcome to bring your own food and drinks for no additional fee. 

2. Are we allowed to bring some wine?

Wine not? Okay sorry. Yes, you are allowed to bring your own food and drinks on board, including wine or beer. 

3. Will you have a wine opener?
Yes, we have a wine opener on board. We always got you covered!

4. Glasses?
We have plastic glasses because glassware is not permitted on board. No need to to bring your own.

5. Will there be soft drinks available?
We may have San Pellegrino or Coca Cola soft drinks on board. As we can’t guarantee what will be stocked on the day of your tour, you are always encouraged to bring your own.

Yes, you are allowed to bring a stroller.

More Tours

Private 1-hour Canal Tour

Sail through the Jordaan and checkout the tiny canals.

Private 90-minute Canal Tour

Cruise through the Jordaan, see the small canals and the world heritage site, the canal district.