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Giethoorn Day Trip from Amsterdam

Highlights
  • Explore paths, trails, and canals in the car-free village of Giethoorn
  • Learn Giethoorn’s history and culture from your guide
  • Enjoy a relaxing cruise through the village’s waterways
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Giethoorn Day Trip from Amsterdam
From US$109.60
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Giethoorn Day Trip from Amsterdam
From US$109.60
Overview
Escape the hustle and bustle of Amsterdam on a visit to the traditional Dutch village of Giethoorn, known as the Venice of Holland. Explore the car-free village’s paths and trails, admire the rural architecture, and glide through the canals on a boat cruise. Avoid the stress of public transport with round-trip transfer from a central location in the capital.
What to Expect

Meet your guide at Victoria Hotel in central Amsterdam and board your vehicle, which sets off to explore the quaint village of Giethoorn.

On arrival, park on the village outskirts and walk into the entirely car-free city center. Stroll the streets, paths, and trails with your guide, noting the houses’ thatched-roofs and well-kept lawns. A walk to the canal banks reveals punters as they sail by.

Next, board a boat and cruise through the waterways, passing farmhouses, gardens, and wooden bridges, while gaining insight into the history of Giethoorn. Afterward, disembark for some independent exploration. Peruse the local shops, explore more walkways, and immerse yourself in the village’s ambiance.

At the end of your visit, relax on the drive back. Your tour concludes at the original departure point.

Reviews (85)
1 - 5 of 52 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Wonderful Day Trip !

We really wanted to spend one day outside of Amsterdam and had seen pictures of this charming place online so we chose this day trip. It was a great experience ! Our guide Mika was fun and informative and Giethoorn is fairy tale beautiful !...More

Thank Tim W
Reviewed 8 October 2018
Such a great time!

This was a dream come true for me. I first heard about Giethoorn on pinterest. I saw so many pictures of the village, but, wasn't sure it was real,or, where it was. It wasn't until well after I had planned my trip to Amsterdam that...More

1  Thank Sundeevah
Reviewed 2 October 2018
The holiday of a life time – Our Giethoorn tour with Cherry was Awesome!

We were group of 7 friends from India, upon arrival we were warmly welcomed by Cherry & Team and we had a fantastic start! Overall tour was extremely good, very flexible (appreciate this!) and for that she deserves a special thanks. We truly enjoyed Giethoorn...More

1  Thank FrequentFlier821540
Reviewed 26 September 2018
Amazing experience of Giethoorn with Cherry Tours and Travels

Cherry, first of all is an amazing host. she connects to every travelers personally. She makes sure everything is going smooth right from the booking until the end of the trip and gives you several tips and advice. I have been to Giethoorn couple of...More

Thank Vishal K
Reviewed 22 September 2018
Amazing tour with Cherry!!!

The village of Giethoorn was beautiful and enchanting but Cherry was the one who made it an unforgettable experience. Super knowledgeable, sweet and accommodating- one of the few guides I met who truly enjoys her work. She also went out of her way to arrange...More

Thank tzeelal
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buckeye-jimmyv
11 August 2018|
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Response from CherryTravelTours | Property representative |
Hello! Canals are not usually frozen in Nov still can ride the boat. However, it gets cold and tours in late of November will be run only on request and subject to availability. Pls let us know about your travel plans. We... More
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Bonnie P
26 July 2018|
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Response from CherryTravelTours | Property representative |
Hello! Departure at 10:30 and we arrive back in Amsterdam between 18:30-19:00.
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FreddyWong
24 July 2018|
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Response from CherryTravelTours | Property representative |
Hello Freddy, depends on number of participants we could go with a bus or van, also depends how big is your luggage. When do you want to travel? We hope to welcome you in Amsterdam soon! Regards, Cherry
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