Summer season (March 23 - October 30):
Thursday and Saturday at 09.30 h.
From July 18th till September 3rd the tour will also depart on Tuesday at 09.30 h.
Winter season (October 31 - March 22):
Friday at 09.30 h.
± 7.5 h.
30 min. before departure at Damrak 26
- Child age and price:
0-3 years: free
4-13 years: child ticket
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- Live guide in English, Spanish and German
- Boat tour in Giethoorn
- Photo stop at a dike
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Giethoorn is a peaceful village in the province Overijssel that is often referred to as the “Little Venice” of the Netherlands, due to its numerous waterways and absence of roads and cars. Its beautiful canals, picturesque wooden bridges, and farmhouses with centuries-old thatched roofs give it a unique fairy-tale vibe. The tour will take you from Amsterdam to Giethoorn by bus, where you will cruise the canals by boat and have time to explore the town on your own. You will also visit the famous Houtribdijk (“Dike Enkhuizen-Lelystad”), which is one of the longest dikes in the Netherlands. Don’t miss this incredible day trip to Giethoorn. Get your tickets now and discover this enchanting village!
Giethoorn: a village without roads
As most of Giethoorn, is only accessible by boat, it has become famous for being a village without roads. It borders the Weerribben-Wieden National Park, which is the largest fen in northwestern Europe. During the trip, you’ll see the beautiful waterways and old farmhouses that line their banks and experience the peace, tranquility and natural beauty of this magical place. You will also have free time to explore this fairy-tale village without roads on your own, take pictures or grab something to eat (lunch is not included). Besides its fame as a village without roads, Giethoorn is also known for its excellent restaurants where you'll be able to eat some lunch (not included). Afterward, the bus will take you to the Houtribdijk (“Dike Enkhuizen-Lelystad”) where we will stop for photos.
Make your reservations now!
Book your tickets now and discover Giethoorn! This is an unforgettable experience and a great way to escape the city to unwind. The Giethoorn Tour departs from Damrak 26, which is just a few steps away from Amsterdam Central Station. Avoid the lines and book online! You can make your reservations directly on this website. Check the available dates, choose the most convenient one for you and get ready for an amazing trip to one of Holland’s best-kept secrets!
You can also book this tour in combination with a visit to Volendam! Click here for more information.
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Tours & Tickets, situated in the very heart of Amsterdam, with over 30 years of experience as an experienced and flexible incoming tour operator. We are specialized in offering excursions in The Netherlands and Belgium. And we offer various tickets for museums, attractions and all kinds of canal cruises. We also offer an exclusive range of combi deals.