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Amsterdam Hop On Hop Off Tour

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"great tour" silvana f daniel


  • Explore Amsterdam – Netherlands′ top tourist destination – at your leisure
  • From history buffs and art lovers to shopaholics, there′s something for everyone on this tour
  • An ideal introduction to the treasures of glorious Amsterdam
  • Multi-lingual audio commentary ensures you don′t miss a thing


Amsterdam is one of Europe’s most beautiful cities! Discover its delights with this hop-on hop-off bus tour. The iconic red open-top double-decker buses run every 20- 30 minutes throughout the day and there are 12 carefully chosen stops close to the main attractions.

Simply jump on and off at any of the stops with your ticket to do the things that interest you. Art lovers can stop at Museumplein for the Rijksmuseum, the Stedelijk Museum (Modern Art) or the Van Gogh Museum. Lager drinkers can enjoy the Heineken experience and foodies can visit the wonderful Van Albert Cuypmarket. Keen shoppers can visit the flea market at Waterlooplein or the posh shops at Kalverstraat, while history buffs can alight at Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal for the 17th century Royal Palace and the 15th century Nieuwekerk.

You can also stay on board for the entire 60-minute loop and listen to an entertaining audio-commentary in the language of your choice. Whatever your interests, there is something for you on this fun, flexible day tour.

Download the tour route map


Our Amsterdam Hop-On Hop-Off Tour lets you explore one of Europe’s most exciting cities at your own pace in a comfortable open-top bus. Your hop-on hop-off ticket is valid for 24 hours on a route with 12 stops adjacent to the city’s main attractions. You can jump on and off at will to go shopping or sightseeing or stay on board for the entire 60-minute loop, seeing the sights and listening to an informative audio commentary.

Amsterdam is the largest city of the Netherlands. The city is located in the province of North Holland in the west of the country. Settled as a small fishing village in the late 12th century, Amsterdam became one of the most important ports in the world during the Dutch Golden Age, a result of its pioneering developments in trade. The wealth acquired during that time left a legacy of stunningly beautiful buildings and great art.

The Amsterdam Hop-On Hop-Off Tour makes it easy to enjoy the best this enthralling city has to offer.

The stops on the bus route are below:

Stop 1 - Central Station
Stop 2 - Amrath Hotel
Stop 3 - Windmill/East
Stop 4 - Artis Royal Zoo
Stop 5 - Gassan Diamonds
Stop 6 - Jewish Historical Museum
Stop 7 - Sarphatistraat
Stop 8 - Heineken Experience
Stop 9 - Museum Square
Stop 10 - Vondelpark
Stop 11 - Westermarket (Stops not in operation between 27th October and 1st December)
Stop 12 - Amsterdam Museum (Stops not in operation between 27th October and 1st December)

You can leave the tour at whichever stop you wish.

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  • great tour

    Wondreful tour. Easy access to redeem coupons. Interesting commentaries. Would do it again....

    silvana f daniel
  • Great bus!

    The tour left on time, and included 11 stops. We hopped off on two stops and had a GREAT time. We could buy our tickets for the excursions on the bus, and the bus driver was...

    Jennifer B Suleiman
  • Good way for sight seeing..

    If you are visiting Amsterdam for a short trip, It is one of the best way to do the sight seeing as they take the whole Amsterdam round and you can get down and get in at any...

    s m vanstone
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Activity Schedule

When does it run?



Your ticket is valid for 24 hours.

Start time

Till 31st March 2015 buses will run between 09:15am and 6:15pm
From 01 April 2015 buses will run between 09:15am and 6:00pm
Frequency: Every 20 - 30 minutes
Till 31st March 2015: The tour loop takes 60 minutes
From 01 April 2015: The tour loop takes 80 mintues
Duration: Your ticket is valid for 24 hours

Meeting point

You may board the bus at any stop. The voucher can be exchanged at any of the stops directly with the driver.

Ending point

You may leave the bus at any stop

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  • Transportation in an open-top double-decker bus
  • Pre-recorded audio commentary in 16 languages (English, Dutch, Spanish, German, French, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Hebrew, Japanese, Chinese, Turkish, Arabic, Catalan, Greek & Polish.)


  • Meals
  • Entrance fees


Dress for the weather and wear comfortable shoes for walking. Don’t forget the camera

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Please note

Your booking voucher can be exchanged for your Hop-On-Hop-Off ticket at any one of stops. Simply choose the stop which you wish to start from and present your voucher to the driver who will exchange it for a ticket that will be valid for 24 hours from that time.

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.

Your voucher will be valid for 3 months from the date chosen at the time of booking.

The buses have ramps and are therefore fully wheelchair accessible. One wheelchair per bus.

There is no space to collapse down and store the wheelchair.

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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.
  • Wheelchair access is available on this tour.
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Cancellation policy

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