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Experiencing Amsterdam from the water is one of the best ways to get to know the city – or to see it in a new light! A large selection of canal cruises offering tours of Amsterdam’s famous waterways is available, with various tours tailored to every need. Some companies even offer special dining or cocktail options aboard.

Ferries across the IJ

Amsterdam’s ferries provide essential, free connections across the River IJ for pedestrians, cyclists and mopeds. Many of these blue-and-white ferries...

Boat rental in Amsterdam

Amsterdam's picturesque canals are one of the city's most popular attractions. One of the best ways to see the city is from the water. Take a canal cr...

Leisure Lakes

For a beautiful day beside or on the water, you needn’t simply take to the seaside: head inland and enjoy the many Leisure Lakes near Amsterdam.

Arrival by boat

Amsterdam is a major hub for transport and travel and still continues to receive millions of visitors each year who arrive by boat. Considering that t...

MokumBoot Weesper

Schollenbrugstraat 1
1091 EX AMSTERDAM
MokumBoot Amsterdam offers environmentally friendly electric boats for rentals. The comfortable boats hold eight passengers, are e...

Aalsmeer Canal Cruise

Oude Spoordijk 20ws
1432 AB AALSMEER
We welcom you at the Dutch Lakes. Visit Lake Amsterdam! Discover the sociable villages Aalsmeer, Warmond, Alphen ad Rijn, Leiden, ...

Plezierig Varen

Van Diemenkade 14
1013 CR AMSTERDAM
Plezierig Varen organizes unique sailing trips with the historical boat 'Avontuur'. During the tour you'll sail along beautiful sp...

Private Boat Tours

Oudeschans 2
1011 KX AMSTERDAM
Spend the day sailing in and around Amsterdam on a classic saloon boat. Tour the narrowest canals of Amsterdam's historic Jordaan ...

Rederij Belle

Kruithuisstraat t/o 25
1018 WJ AMSTERDAM
Belle shipping company boasts some of the most beautiful boats in Amsterdam, perfect for an elegant cruise on the canals. Its flee...

Miniportworld

De Duizendmeterweg 4
1182 DC AMSTELVEEN
At Miniport Amsterdam, kids can take to the water and captain a very special 'mini' vessel – such as a police boat, lifeboat or ev...

MokumBoot

Nassaukade 351
1053 LZ AMSTERDAM
MokumBoot Amsterdam offers environmentally friendly electric boats for rentals. The comfortable boats hold six passengers, are eas...