CITY CANAL CRUISE

A visit to Amsterdam should always start with a city canal cruise. Our luxurious canal boats are ready to guide you through Amsterdam’s many canals. Our canals have been awarded UNESCO’s World Heritage status and taking this 75-minute City Canal Cruise will reveal why. Passing all of the city’s highlights – the famous 17th century canal houses , but also the modern, urban area’s at the IJ.

We offer audio commentary in 21 languages on every daytime departure (Dutch, English, Russian, Spanish, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Arabic, Japanese, Turkish, Thai, Polish, Czech, Croatian, Indonesian, Kantonese, Swedish, Korean & Hindi).
Besides these 21 languages, we also offer a special story for our youngest guest: the “Wanted: Freswater pirates” kids cruise! Included in every childrens ticket is a booklet with games that go with the audio story.

Conclusion: a Blue Boat City Canal Cruise is simply the most relaxing and fun way to see the city!

This is an open ticket that you can use at the time that suits you best.

Opening hours

Monday – sunday from 9:00 – 17:00 (9 am – 5 pm)

Departure times

Departure times of the location opposite of the Hard Rock Café

  • Summer season (march-october): daily every half hour from 10.00 until 18.00
  • Winter season (november-february): daily every hour from 10.00 until 18.00

Departure times of the location opposite of the Heineken Experience

  • Summer season (march-october) daily every half hour from 09.45 until 17.45
  • Winter season (november-february): daily every hour from 09.45 until 17.45

Blue Boat Company
Duration 75 minutes
Location Stadhouderskade 501 (opposite Hard Rock Cafe) & Stadhouderskade 550 (opposite Heineken Experience)
Personal Audio System 21 languages
Wheelchair Accesible (please contact us a day ahead via 0031 20 679 1370)

CITY CANAL CRUISE

A visit to Amsterdam should always start with a city canal cruise. Our luxurious canal boats are ready to guide you through Amsterdam’s many canals. Our canals have been awarded UNESCO’s World Heritage status and taking this 75-minute City Canal Cruise will reveal why. Passing all of the city’s highlights – the famous 17th century canal houses , but also the modern, urban area’s at the IJ.

We offer audio commentary in 21 languages on every daytime departure (Dutch, English, Russian, Spanish, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Arabic, Japanese, Turkish, Thai, Polish, Czech, Croatian, Indonesian, Kantonese, Swedish, Korean & Hindi).
Besides these 21 languages, we also offer a special story for our youngest guest: the “Wanted: Freswater pirates” kids cruise! Included in every childrens ticket is a booklet with games that go with the audio story.

Conclusion: a Blue Boat City Canal Cruise is simply the most relaxing and fun way to see the city!

This is an open ticket that you can use at the time that suits you best.

Opening hours

Monday – sunday from 9:00 – 17:00 (9 am – 5 pm)

Departure times

Departure times of the location opposite of the Hard Rock Café

  • Summer season (march-october): daily every half hour from 10.00 until 18.00
  • Winter season (november-february): daily every hour from 10.00 until 18.00

Departure times of the location opposite of the Heineken Experience

  • Summer season (march-october) daily every half hour from 09.45 until 17.45
  • Winter season (november-february): daily every hour from 09.45 until 17.45

Unique point of taking pictures
UNESCO's World Heritage
See all the highlights of the city in 75 minutes