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Day trip to Giethoorn from Amsterdam provided by Dutchtrips

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Day trip to Giethoorn from Amsterdam

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Face masks provided for travellers
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
Updated 22/03/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 22/03/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Discover a different side of Holland away from Amsterdam's urban bustle on a day trip to the quaint canal-laced village of Giethoorn. Learn the history of the car-free settlement as you drive through the scenic Dutch countryside, and then explore Giethoorn’s canals, gardens, and wetlands on a sightseeing cruise that's included in the price.
Highlights
  • Enjoy the peace and quiet of Giethoorn, a Dutch village built on the water
  • Admire country landscapes without the hassle of driving
  • Canal cruise is included, so there's nothing else to arrange
  • Relaxing way to escape the crowds and tourism of Amsterdam
Important Information
Departure Point
Hotel NH Collection Amsterdam Barbizon Palace, Prins Hendrikkade 59-72, 1012 AD Amsterdam, Netherlands
Duration
8–9 hours
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • 1-hour boat cruise through the village
  • Accompanied by professional guide
  • An optional lunch break (at own cost)
  • Bottled water
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult .
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Noel H wrote a review Aug 2020
Lille, France2 contributions
Very good place to spend your summer vacation although it's expensive. book your boat, home and bicycle before you reach here. Remember, here every bar or restaurant closes by 8 pm. Some places you can't go with car, in that case you have to leave your car near at some parking
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Mónica R wrote a review Aug 2020
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Said is a great guide, he was very friendly and informative and he did not cancel my booking even when I was the only person in the group. The boat tour was amazing and the Said was very nice to help me take some pictures since I was traveling alone. I definetly recommend this
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Date of experience: July 2020
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saaaaamg wrote a review Nov 2019
Manila, Philippines27 contributions8 helpful votes
Even though it was a bit far from Amsterdam, this tour was worth it! Giethoorn is a very pretty and unique town. We enjoyed the boat ride and our tour guide was also very accommodating and kind. He got the group stroopwafels so we could try it while on the boat ride. He was very
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Ceci wrote a review Oct 2019
Mexico City, Mexico32 contributions12 helpful votes
This place is charming! It is a beautiful and quiet town where you can enjoy a relaxing walk, take many pictures and have a delicious dinner. The place itself is great but our guide, Ibrahim was the cherry on top. He is super fríendly and patient, always was making sure we got
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Ohmer O wrote a review Oct 2019
Drogheda, Ireland10 contributions5 helpful votes
Had a great time visiting this village and Said is very informative of everything and also very accomodating. Our flight was delayed so we had to reschedule it and Said was very helpful with it. Highly recommended tour!
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Response from dutch-trips, Manager at Day trip to Giethoorn from Amsterdam
Responded 4 Oct 2019
Thank you for the nice review , all the best , hopefully See you back in the future , good luck in Ireland !!!greets Saïd
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Ridha2707
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One of the best tours
Who ever reads this, I'm telling you that this is the BEST tour I have ever had in my life. Saaed (our tour guide)
Nefer23
Nefer23
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Wonderful Day Trip
If you are in Amsterdam, this is a great tour to consider doing while there. The Windmill village was amazing. We w
761thomasi
761thomasi
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Great trip
Had a wonderful time on our guided day-trip to Zaanse Schans and Giethoorn. The tour ran smoothly with an easy to f
6114
6114
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This company can't even get there pick up right
Checked the previous day on the pick up point which was the hotel NH Collection in Barbizron Place this we were tol
snaHL
snaHL
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The Best Guide
Ibrahim gave us a a lot of information about Amsterdam, Zaanse Schans & Giethoorn and lot of fun during the trip.
QiuyuC2
QiuyuC2
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Awesome tour
We had a fun tour visiting the windmill and Giethoorn. The tour guide was exceptionally friendly and gave us many v
OHtravelor
OHtravelor
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beware -- canceled night before trip
This could be a great tour, but it was cancelled via e-mail the night before we were to go (they are refunding us i
Adventure673840
Adventure673840
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Definitely worth the trip
The windmills of Zaanse Schans were very scenic and interesting. The town of Giethoorn was great to see, both on f
yugabhat
yugabhat
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Great Trip !!!! Kudos!!
Two awesome destinations covered in a day! Both Zaanse Schaans are Giethoorn are very picturesque...Giethoorn even
Robin C
Robin C
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Disappointing
I chose this tour over the other options because of the good reviews. Based on those reviews I was expecting an inf
renee_louisee
renee_louisee
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Amazing Tour and Tour Guide
These two places were so beautiful. I took some amazing photos from each place. It is like entering a fairytale vil
katiebug1513
katiebug1513
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Absolutely amazing!!
Saeed was absolutely, hands down one of my favorite tour guides. He went above and beyond to make sure we were comf
Pioneer530137
Pioneer530137
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Very Nice!
We absolutely loved this tour! Our guide, Saeed, was a great tour guide and informative from beginning to end. He d
soumitran181
soumitran181
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Excellent Saeed...one of the best guides in Holland!
It was a great trip in a small car. Saeed was good enough to tell us that he would be a little late for pick up and
Key Details
  • Amsterdam Centraal, Giethoorn, and 1 more
  • Duration: 8–9 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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