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The Watertaxi was founded in 2011 to entice visitors of the harbour to park their cars outside the city and transport them by boat from there to the centre of the city and the harbour. While sailing they admire the beautiful ancient buildings...more
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Schuijteskade, 1621 DE, Hoorn, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Great boat trip through the historical town of Hoorn. Cool captain telling great stories. Very relaxing with cool drinks and lazy sunshine.

Thank Edje_nl
Reviewed 29 April 2018

A great hour long trip around the canals of Hoorn. A drink was included too. The guide was excellent and very knowledgeable about the history of Hoorn.

Thank ramsfanDerbyshire
Bram N, Eigenaar at Watertaxi Hoorn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Nice to read your experience! Thanks for visiting us. Best, Bram

Reviewed 16 August 2017

To thank a hard working team on board of our cruise ship, we came across the possibility for a Canal Tour through Hoorn. The owner/captain did an excellent job, serving the crew with canapes and drinks, explaining a lot about the history of Hoorn. The...More

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Watertaxi-canaltours, Guest Relations Manager at Watertaxi Hoorn, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017
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Ahoy Ruud! Dank voor jullie bezoek en hopelijk tot een volgende keer als jullie met jullie mooie schip in Hoorn...More

Reviewed 8 April 2017

Will rate this one of the better ones of many canal tours I have taken.I did this on a sunny Saturday noon..1 hour long trip ... stunning waterline and harbour.. boats sailing,birds, houses, restaurants...in a nutshell a must do in Hoorn ! The brothers managing...More

1  Thank TanujaNR
Watertaxi-canaltours, Guest Relations Manager at Watertaxi Hoorn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Thank you very much for your recommendation. It was our pleasure to show you the secret outdoor spot 'Oranje Buiten' and later the canals. We hope to see you again!

Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing tour! Our Skipper told us all about the history of Hoorn and we got to see stunning old architecture and boats. We went on a glorious sunny day and sipped prosseco, warmed by orange fleece blankets when a cool breeze hit....More

1  Thank JetHonour
Watertaxi-canaltours, Guest Relations Manager at Watertaxi Hoorn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Thank you for your visit to Hoorn. What a co-incidence you rented the house close to us! Happy that we could also bring you to Volendam te day after your canal tour. If in Hoorn once again, I would like to offer an other excursion!...More

Reviewed 12 March 2017

It is a whole different experience if you explore a town and region from a boat as compared with walking through it or being on a tour bus. This is a good start to a day or a couple of days out in the city...More

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Watertaxi-canaltours, General Manager at Watertaxi Hoorn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Thank you for you recommendation. Yes, thats we do best, showing people this nice city and guide them in a pleasure way so they learn to know this town and we are glad you took this change! Hope to see you again in Hoorn! Best,...More

Reviewed 25 August 2016

We stayed in the new van de Valk hotel just out side the town of Hoorn it was as I expected from this chain very good the staff and the service were very good as I had anticipated from them as the building was brand...More

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Watertaxi-canaltours, Guest Relations Manager at Watertaxi Hoorn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Thank you for you recommendation! Hope to see you again! Best, Bram

Reviewed 23 August 2016

Had a great tour through the canals of the city of Hoorn with great historical stories, finalizing our tour on the Halve Maen

Thank Franck_Bootsma
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

I love canal tours, I've done them in many cities around the Netherlands. This may be the best I've been on: quiet, emission-free open boat, free drinks included, wonderful scenery and above all: a very friendly, knowledgeable skipper that loves his job! The city of...More

6  Thank SkipperPaap
Reviewed 8 March 2015

That was an amazing experience. I really like the friendly accommodating people in the management. We will come again with the family for another longer excursion.

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