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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$112.50
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Giethoorn Day Trip from Amsterdam
From US$112.54
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.

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1 - 5 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Excellent and Passionate

Cherry and Mika are very friendly and passionate and aware about the place information. They did reply to all our questions and had very insights like helping with food reservations in advance not to waste time and had pictures for place in other seasons. Highly...More

Thank Mohamed E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Full day trip

Very well organised by Cherry Hueng. Thorough professional and with an eye for detail. I was happy that my agent in India chose her. She does a lot of such trips and does the whole with the scheduled time. She gives a personal touch to...More

Thank Ratinmenon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Peaceful day in Netherlands

I throughly enjoyed my day. The village is small and peaceful. Apparently we went on a day that is not too busy - but plenty busy already! Experienced sunny and heavy rain at the same day so that was eventful. Our driver, Yanno is a...More

Thank Xiaowan L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Giethoorn Day Trip from Amsterdam

Breathtaking Giethoorn is dazzling and stunning as it is. Yet its charming is much more enriched through Cheery's guidance with background and history describing. Easy apply for the tour, organised with fun and amazement, casual and relax throughout the trip. Many thanks for Cheery and...More

1  Thank djpenguk
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile
Giethoorn from Amsterdam

My husband has wanted to visit Giethoorn for three years but I didn’t want to mess about with trains and buses. But by chance I found cherry tours on Facebook. I did my homework and read reviews on trip advisor etc and went ahead and...More

1  Thank Jane B
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