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Transportation by Water in Amsterdam


Canal Bus is the perfect way to get around in Amsterdam on the water. It offers ideal transportation along the main canals. The Canal Company operates three lines with 14 stops located in the city center close to museums and tourist sights. All three lines start from the Central Station. You can buy a daily pass and hop on and hop off as many times as you like. The company offers thematic tours as well like Jazz tour and Pizza tour. If you want to explore Amsterdam on water by yourself, you can rent a canal bike.

Museum Boat: Many of Amsterdam's museums are located near a canal so you can combine a canal tour with some culture using the Museum Boat (Museumboot) that stops at more than 20 museums. You can hop on and hop off with a daily ticket that also gives you a discount at some museums.

Water Taxi company offers luxurious boats to rent from 8 to 40 persons. All ships are high class and fully equipped with catering service offered as well.

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Amsterdam boat companies:

Canal Bus
Lovers Boat Company
Water Taxi

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