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Daily affordable canal cruise in Utrecht! Small and private tours on 60's retro boat. We love to show you around! You will see the canals, "Oude Gracht", wharfhouses, historic facades, the famous Dom Tower, Zocher park and more. Tours available on...more
Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Oosterkade 18 | Pier directly at the canal, 3582 AT Utrecht, The Netherlands
We were visiting Utrecht for the first time and on a whim we decided to seek out a canal cruise. It was early afternoon, but we called Utrecht Canalcruise and were able to book a late afternoon cruise. We met Jacob our tour guide /...More
This was a surprise for my 85 year old mother who has never been to The Netherlands and loves a good outing on the water! Our skipper Jacob is an excellent, knowledgeable guide who was very patient when my mother asked numerous esoteric questions! It...More
Our family (children and adults) enjoyed a fabulous hour touring around Utrecht in this comfortable boat in August 18. Barbara was very knowledgeable giving us interesting details about the city, it's architecture and suggestions of places to visit in Utrecht . She made us all...More
Took this trip with our family (two kids, two adults), having Jacob as our guide.
The trip was lovely (thanks for the great weather :)) and Jacob proved to be an enthusiastic and knowledgeable host full of personal reviews and great details of the history...More
Small family business. Our guide was very enthusiastic and kind. She even took some water and a small tub for our feet to cool down because it was a very hot day. She was very knowledgeable about the city and gave us interesting information. Also...More
If you're looking for a more local experience, rather than a bigger group tour, this is perfect. It's great for seeing a different perspective of the city. Our kids (8 and 10) really enjoyed the boat as well.
My wife and I booked this tour in June/18 and could not be more pleased with our experience. Jacob was our captain and host, and he is a fine, intelligent, articulate young gentleman who was a pleasure to spent our time with. He knows his...More
Date of experience: June 2018
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Barbara S, Owner at Utrecht Canalcruise, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018
Thank you so much dear family! We are so shy with all these huge compliments! Great to hear that you enjoyed your tour, Jacob was very very pleased to meet you and show you around. Have a safe trip home and willing to welcome you...More
Not the best nor the worst canal tour we’ve taken. During the off season on a rainy day, it was a dry way of touring the city and exploring the history.
I felt it was a bit expensive for 1 hour but the driver was...More
Date of experience: March 2018
Barbara S, Guest Relations Manager at Utrecht Canalcruise, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018
we think there is a mix up! Utrechtcanalcruise has boat Staag, which is an open boat. Good to hear that you learned a lot, probable from our friends from Schuttevaer.