Check Availability

City Sightseeing Amsterdam Hop-On Hop-Off Bus & Boat Tour

Select date and travellers
  • Select date
  • Select adult
  • Select child
  • Child age

Key Highlights

  • Create your own personalized sightseeing itinerary and explore Amsterdam at leisure
  • Choose between a 24-hour and 48-hour Hop-on, Hop-off bus ticket with a boat trip included
  • See Amsterdam’ top attractions including the Anne Frank House, Van Gogh Museum, Heineken Experience and many more!
  • Enjoy a leisurely canal cruise with your Amsterdam Hop-On, Hop-Off ticket
  • The ticket also includes entrance to a diamond factory
  • Enjoy enlightening audio commentary, available in 16 languages, on both the bus and boat tours
  • Activity Schedule
    When does it run?



    Your ticket is valid for 24 or 48 hours

    Start time

    Amsterdam Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Tour
    From 23 March 2017 to 29 Oct 2017: Buses depart from 9:15am to 7:00pm; every 15-20 minutes.
    From 30 Oct 2017 to 21 Mar 2018: Buses depart from 10:00am to 5:00pm; every 15-20 minutes.

    Meeting Point

    Exchange the confirmation voucher for the tickets at Lindbergh office at Damrak 26
    You may board the bus/boat at any designated stop

    Ending Point

    You may leave the bus/boat at any designated stop

  • Overview & Itinerary


    Enjoy a flexible sightseeing tour of Amsterdam with a 24 or 48 hour hop-on, hop-off bus ticket that includes a boat trip that takes you to some of the major Amsterdam attractions! Listen to audio commentary in 16 languages as you visit some of the major Amsterdam highlights. Board the open-topped, double-decker City Sightseeing bus and visit iconic destinations like Anne Frank's House, The Van Gogh Museum, The Royal Palace, Heineken Experience and many more.

    Enjoy a lovely canal cruise with your hop-on, hop off ticket as you get to experience the largest city of the Netherlands in all its hues and attractions. Listen to audio commentary on this 1 hour and 45 minutes canal cruise on the postcard-perfect network of waterways and hop-on and hop-off the boat whenever you please.

    While in Amsterdam, a city of diamonds since the 16th Century, enjoy a guided tour of a diamond factory as an additional benefit with this Hop-on, Hop-off ticket.

    Download the tour route map


    Board the Hop-On, Hop-Off bus at any of the designated stops to start your Amsterdam sightseeing tour. The buses operate from 9:15am to 6:15pm and service stops every 15-20 minutes. Enjoy touring Amsterdam at your own pace, listening to audio commentary, available in 16 languages.

    Your Amsterdam Hop-On, Hop-Off ticket is valid for 24 or 48 hours (as per the option chosen) and includes 23 bus stops and 2 boat tours, covering Amsterdam’s major attractions like the renowned Van Gogh Museum, Anne Frank’s house, Historisch Museum, Rembrandt House Museum, Madame Tussauds, the Diamond Museum and the Jewish Historical Museum. Other must-see attractions include the Amsterdam Dungeon, the Royal Palace, and Madame Tussauds.

    The stops for the hop-on, hop-off bus routes are as follows:
    • Central Station
    • Gassan Diamonds
    • Red Light District
    • Windmill de Gooyer
    • Artis Royal Zoo
    • Rijksmuseum / Leidseplein
    • Anne Frank House
    • Jewish Cultural Quarter
    • Royal Theatre Carré
    • Heineken Experience
    • Vondelpark

    On the hop-on, hop-off boat trip, glide around Amsterdam’s romantic city canals and admire the Golden Age architecture from a different perspective. Explore Amsterdam’s lovely churches and the fine merchants’ houses built in Amsterdam’s Golden Age (from 1585-1672) and see Anne Frank’s house, among other attractions. The canal cruise runs every 20-30 minutes. The 2 boat tour routes are as follows:
    Boat- Blue:
    • Saint Nicholas Church
    • National Maritime Museum
    • City Hall
    • Golden Bend / Herengracht
    • Anne Frank House
    Boat- Green:
    • Central Station West
    • Passenger Terminal
    • Gassan Diamonds
    • Hermitage Museum
    • Albert Cuyp Market
    • Rijksmuseum / Leidseplein
    • Anne Frank House

    Your Amsterdam Bus and Boat Hop-on, Hop-off ticket also includes entry to a diamond factory. Enjoy a guided tour of one of the many diamond factories, sites that Amsterdam is known for.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


    • Ticket for the Hop-On, Hop-Off bus and boat
    • GPS Audio Guide
    • Bus & Boat with panoramic roof
    • Entrance to a Diamond factory
    • Audio commentary in 16 languages (English, Spanish, Catalan, German, French, Italian, Portuguese, Dutch, Greek, Hebrew, Russian, Polish, Arabic, Chinese, Japanese and Turkish)


    • Meals
  • Please note & Additional info

    Please note

    Voucher Information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

    Prices, itineraries & commissions are subject to change without prior notice.

    Please be at the start point 30 minutes prior to departure.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.

  • reviews
    • ...

      Hana Nguyen, United States, 05/Sep/2017
    • Great Tour

      Everything was perfect...

      Ahmed Sakr, Egypt, 18/Aug/2017
    • Great Way to see Amsterdam

      We did both the boat and bus tour so got a good view of the city. With so many canals, I felt the boat tour was really more fun and you saw some of the same places on both trips...

      Penelope Vorster, United States, 18/Sep/2017
    • Read all

Read the latest from our Blog...