Water activity

Amsterdam: 2-Hour Guided Canoe Trip

4.8 / 5

5 reviews

Activity provider: wetlands safari
Water activity

Amsterdam: 2-Hour Guided Canoe Trip

Activity provider: wetlands safari

From US$ 35.38 per person

Canoe down canals from a small village outside Amsterdam. Learn about the Dutch waterways and see the village and meadows from the canoe. mobile phone number 0031653552669

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
Dutch, English
Small group
Limited to 7 participants


  • Canoe through Watergang village
  • See the Dutch wetlands
  • Escape from the hustle and bustle of Amsterdam
Full description
Travel by ferry and bike, bus, or drive to Watergang from Amsterdam. Meet your guide at the blue house in the village, where you will have a short introduction before you canoeing. Canoe for 2 hours through the village and meadows. Learn about the Dutch waterways and water management as you canoe. Halfway the tour you get, the guide will offer you a drink. After the canoe trip, you can relax in the guide’s garden, where you can have a picnic or snacks (not included in the tour price). The village is very small and don't have any shop or café. Bring your own is not a problem.
  • Canoe
  • Life jacket
  • Guide
  • Drink at the halfway point of the tour
  • The starting spot is the village of Watergang. You reach it by bus (#301/307) from Amsterdam Metrostation Noord.
  • The village don't have any shop or cafe, so bring you own drinks and food if you like to relax in the village
Not suitable for
  • Children under 7 years
  • People over 264 lbs (120 kg)
  • People with low level of fitness

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Meeting point

You can come by bike or bus (305 from Amsterdam Central Station, stop Watergang Dorp) By car park this for free at Kanaaldijk, Watergang It is 5-minute walk to the blue house behind the church

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Important information

What to bring

  • Outdoor clothing

Know before you go

  • This activity is subject to weather conditions and may be canceled if there are strong winds or rain.
  • Please bring your own food and water as there is no shop in the village.
  • You can canoe in a 2 or 3 person canoe.
  • It is advised that you bring extra clothes in case your clothes get wet while canoeing.
  • Your belongings can be left at the house while you canoe.
  • Cameras and phones will be kept in special boxes while canoeing.
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4.8 /5

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Great tour. The starting point alone is worth a trip in its own right. Great guide - very lovingly designed event.

October 4, 2022

A great experience, very nice guide, child friendly. Absolutely to suggest!!!

August 25, 2022

Guide was very knowledgeable. Tour was excellent and great fun

June 22, 2022

Product ID: 401715