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Begin your eco-friendly cruise at a central location in Amsterdam, at a departure time that suits your schedule. Feel free to bring your own food and eat it as you sail past Amsterdam’s top attractions.

Explore the smaller canals and Jordaan district, and hear personal insights from your crew about the region’s landmarks and history.

Interaction is encouraged on the small-group tour with a maximum capacity of 20, so feel free to discuss points of interest with the crew, who may take sightseeing requests.

Benefit from your crew’s local knowledge and receive tips and recommendations for the rest of your trip in the Dutch capital.

Conclude your journey back the original point of departure.

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Rederij Paping

Take this in-depth Amsterdam canal cruise and benefit from the captain and skipper’s knowledge of the area. Pass by top city attractions, and feel free to make requests. This tour benefits from a flexible itinerary that can be customized to suit its small group’s interests. Sail at a time that suits you, with convenient departure times throughout the day.

  • With multiple departures, select the Amsterdam cruise that suits you
  • Pass top attractions and enjoy a flexible itinerary, based on group interest
  • Learn more about Amsterdam with commentary provided by the captain
  • Receive tips and recommendations for the rest of your visit
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Reviewed 1 week ago
very relaxing

Google maps took us on a goose-chase to find the dock (which was next to the floating Chinese restaurant near the Biblioteque) but I rang and they pointed me to where we should be! The canal trip was so relaxing after doing so much walking...More

Thank Andrea S
SkipperPaap, Front Office Manager at Rederij Paping, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Awesome to hear this, thank you so much for the five star review!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Choose this cruise!

This was a fantastic tour - I highly recommend it. Amsterdam's unique canal structure makes this a particularly great city to see by boat. I started my stay in Amsterdam with this tour and found this to be a wonderful introduction to the city. Here's...More

Thank jkuthy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cruise like you meant it!

The captain was very friendly and was able to customize the tour for me - he took me to his favorite bridge among all those beautiful ones. He was full of knowledge in terms of history and culture and I've learned a lot of interesting...More

Thank 635yi
SkipperPaap, Public Relations Manager at Rederij Paping, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

How nice to read this, thank you so much for the lovely review!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fascinating tour with a generous boat owner

Great boat trip tailored especially for us. Our skipper knew we were at the tail end of our time in Amsterdam so took us to places off the beaten track as well as a briefly dipping into the more favoured ‘tourists sights’. My two teenage...More

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SkipperPaap, Public Relations Manager at Rederij Paping, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So happy to hear that you loved the tour so much! Thank you for the five star review.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Perfect, authentic, familiar

We had our trip with Captain Brian on 25.08.2018, it was amazing! The usual touristic boat trips are nothing to be compared to this! The captain was very friendly, showed us so many hidden corners around the canals, answered every single question with his genuine...More

Thank Jason S
SkipperPaap, Public Relations Manager at Rederij Paping, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So happy to read this! Brian will be happy to hear this too.

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