Hop on - Hop off Amsterdam Canal Cruise

amsterdam canal cruise hop on hop off central staion boat

This is probably the best way of cruising around Amsterdam. And you can move between major city locations while doing so. Just sit, watch and relax or get out to see the sights and then come back.

The hop-on hop-off Amsterdam canal cruise has 7 stops including famous sights and museums. So you can use it instead of a bus.

Cruise Schedule

The first boat leaves from Central station square (east side) at 10:00 and last one leaves at 17:00. The intervals between depatures of boats is 25 minutes.

Tickets for hop-on hop-off cruise Amsterdam

Canals are one of the most visited highlights in Amsterdam. We recommend to buy your Amsterdam hop on hop off cruise tickets in advance to avoid waiting lines.

Tickets are available in the 24 or 48 hour versions and this time starts from the activation after boarding the first time.

You can just show the tickets from your smartphone. So no printing is necessary.

Stops of hop-on hop-off cruise Amsterdam

There are 7 stops and you can enter or leave the boat on any of them.

Central Station (East)
Gassan Diamonds
Hermitage Museum
Albert Cuyp Market
Central Station (West)


While cuising in the boat, you can listen to audio commentary that explains the surrounding area and historical sights and attraction around.

This commenraty is available in 18 languages and you can listen to it through headphones.