Experience Amsterdam by bike and canal cruise on this exciting tour! This promises you an outstanding insight into the impressive Dutch culture, history and lush scenery. Cycle past the region’s most scenic routes (which is an ideal alternative over walking), and then finish your Amsterdam exploration with a canal cruise which will pass you by the region’s timeless sights.
Amsterdam is called the world’s bicycle capital, so it goes without saying that how much fun and tranquil it’s to cruise along the city’s well-paved cycle tracks. Just pick your desired bicycle and follow your experienced guide’s instructions to navigate the city’s many unmissable sights and attractions, encompassing historical landmarks, charming windmills, quaint canal side stretches and verdant landscapes such as Vondelpark.
Cruising the city on two wheels, your guide will regale you with the engaging stories of the region’s quirky past. As you pass through the attractions such as the Anne Frank House, you’ll get to know about some disturbing events that shook the city during the Second World War and the horrific Nazi Occupation. Continue to De Wallen where you’ll not only discover the region’s oldest neighborhood but also find out about the 500-year-old Red Light District history.
After the bike tour, you’ll set out to see the city in the most relaxed way on a canal cruise aboard a glass-top boat. Tracing its origin back to 17th century, the city’s breathtaking canal system once played a vital role in shaping its economy and culture and is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The one-hour cruise will pass you through the region’s historic bridges and allows you to see the captivating sights along the canal belt from an awe-inspiring perspective.