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City Sightseeing Amsterdam

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Our Hop on Hop off bus and boat offers you a wonderful opportunity to discover Amsterdam. The buses and boats bring you to the most famous sights in our city: the Red Light District, the old port, the flea market, the river Amstel, the Magere Brug...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Damrak 34, 1012 LK Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After reading reviews we went for the boat only ticket. We got on at stop 8 ( Anne Franks house) at 11:45 and got off at stop 4 ( Gassan diamonds) and walked to the zoo and Resistance Museum. We walked to stop 5 (...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Helen M
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited Amsterdam in September 2018. We utilized both the hop on hop off buses and boats. It was a great way to know what we wanted to explore further! The audio (with earphones provided) and local guides were informational and friendly. Highly recommend taking...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sldrake2014
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Sldrake2014, It's nice to see to you enjoyed the combination bus and boat tour. This is a great way to explore Amsterdam. I hope you enjoyed the rest of your stay and that we made your planning a bit easier! Kind regards, City Sightseeing...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We bought the 24 hour combo bus/boat tour. We have been on many bus hop on hop off tours but never been by boat. The boat is definitely the way to go! No traffic and it is a much more relaxing and enjoyable way to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank iflynn27870
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear iflynn27870, Thanks for sharing this fantastic review with us! We are delighted to hear you enjoyed a pleasant and relaxing time on board our Hop on - Hop off boat. Hoping you enjoyed the rest of your holidays in the Netherlands, we also hope...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

A mixed experience with this company......We took two tours, one to the coast and the second to The Hague....The coastal tour was excellent....great guide....and the bus driver a character and thoroughly enjoyable experience.... The second tour to The Hague was slow and the driver rude....no...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Robert F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My sister and I boarded the Hop On Hop Off canal boat tour after taking the Hop On Hop Off bus tour of Amsterdam and had the most wonderful time. The boat was heated, which we appreciated, and the sights were spectacular! We were inside...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank joanbQ435VE
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear joanbQ435VE, Thanks for sharing this fantastic review with us! We are delighted to hear you highly enjoyed a pleasant and relaxing time on board our Hop on - Hop off boat and that the staff was knowdlegable. Hoping you enjoyed the rest of your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Purchased two day bus boat combo. The bus route takes about 1 hour 20 minutes; boat route is just over 2 hours. Bus route is a bit antiseptic. You do not get a good feel for the character of the city until you walk down...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mrbill67
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear mrbill67, Thank you for sharing your experience. The bus & boat are a great way to get to know the city and learn a bit more at the same time. We are sorry however that we were not able to exceed your expectations on...More

Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Last time I was in Amsterdam I did a walking tour and it was awesome! Allot.of history here. This time I took the tour bus and even paid a couple extra Euros for a canal tour. It was awful. First, the bus was extremely hot....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Dear Navigate15705232889, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are happy to hear that you had such a wonderful time at the walking tour on your last visit. However we are sorry that we have not been able to exceed your expectation on...More

Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Libertad was wonderful. We loved it do much we did the boat tour twice and saw so many sites. We enjoyed each and every museumsMore

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Shirley E
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

Dear Shirley E, Thank you very much for your 5-star review! We are glad to hear you enjoyed our Hop on Hop off service. We can agree that lots of beautiful sights can be explored and you even get the opportunity to admire our lovely...More

Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

We were taking the canal hop on hop off tour. The tour guide convinced us to buy tickets to the Rijksmuseum. Unbeknownst to us, she sold us tickets that she knew that we would not have time to use. By the time we waited for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2018

Dear 256bridgetteh, First of all, let us thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We are sincerely sorry to hear you had such a disappointing experience on board one of our boats. However, this situation does not match at all...More

Reviewed 26 October 2018

Whenever we travel to a new place, one of the first things we do is find a Hop on Hop Off bus. You get a great lay of the land. This one is extra good, because it has two routes on the canal. We saw...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Laura C
Mike B, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing Amsterdam, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2018

Dear Laura C, First of all, thank you for always choosing the red bus and for sharing this fantastic review with us! We are delighted to read your kind words about our Hop on - Hop off bus AND boat services, it is really a...More

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Italuan
1 September 2018|
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Response from Ja B | Reviewed this property |
I believe it is a short distance from the port.
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emhemh
6 May 2018|
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Response from Julia L | Reviewed this property |
The bus tour stops very near the Anne Frank house - less than a minute walk round the corner from the stop
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6 April 2018|
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Response from Marg H |
Both boat cruises with City sightseeing are one hour fifteen minutes to hour and a half, depends on time of day and therefor busy times. This is to ride the whole route for an overview, no hop offs. Very relaxing and... More
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