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Giethoorn Day Trip from Amsterdam

Highlights
  • Explore paths, trails, and canals in the car-free village of Giethoorn
  • Learn Giethoorn’s history and culture from your guide
  • Enjoy a relaxing cruise through the village’s waterways
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Giethoorn Day Trip from Amsterdam
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Giethoorn Day Trip from Amsterdam
US$109.55
Overview
Escape the hustle and bustle of Amsterdam on a visit to the traditional Dutch village of Giethoorn, known as the Venice of Holland. Explore the car-free village’s paths and trails, admire the rural architecture, and glide through the canals on a boat cruise. Avoid the stress of public transport with round-trip transfer from a central location in the capital.
What to Expect

Meet your guide at Victoria Hotel in central Amsterdam and board your vehicle, which sets off to explore the quaint village of Giethoorn.

On arrival, park on the village outskirts and walk into the entirely car-free city center. Stroll the streets, paths, and trails with your guide, noting the houses’ thatched-roofs and well-kept lawns. A walk to the canal banks reveals punters as they sail by.

Next, board a boat and cruise through the waterways, passing farmhouses, gardens, and wooden bridges, while gaining insight into the history of Giethoorn. Afterward, disembark for some independent exploration. Peruse the local shops, explore more walkways, and immerse yourself in the village’s ambiance.

At the end of your visit, relax on the drive back. Your tour concludes at the original departure point.

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1 - 5 of 45 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
Beautiful cottage, lovely trip

We took a day trip to the beautiful village of Giethoorn with Cherry Tours. The tour started a little late as Cherry was late due to issues with the train and we had to walk a bit in the heat ( a very hot day...More

1  Thank Tara B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Giethoorn Day Tour

My family (me, my husband and my son) were able to visit Giethoorn through Cherry Travel and Tours on July 30. The tour was very organized. I was able to speak to Cherry before the tour and she was very helpful. She answered all my...More

1  Thank Leah_TS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
13 April 2018 ( Friday) Lucky Day with Cherry in Giethoorn

Only Cherry can change your day from unlucky with day of full of attraction and challenges, this day you will not forget until end your life. Giethoorn is very nice likely and pictureque villige. Very good place to excape from big city. The color of...More

Thank Mariusz C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
A Unique Day Outside Amsterdam

The village is beautiful and totally unlike any place in the Netherlands. If you are looking for a traditional, vernacular Dutch village Giethoorn is not the tour for you. There are too many tourists and it is not a typical or traditional Dutch place. It...More

2  Thank SarahReviewer
Reviewed 4 July 2018
Giethoorn Tour

My husband and I did this tour with Cherry Tours. We had an absolutely amazing day visiting and exploring Giethoorn. Our tour guide Said was very helpful and knowledgeable and we can’t speak highly enough of him. The tour group was small which made the...More

1  Thank annemareeryan
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buckeye-jimmyv
11 August 2018|
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Response from CherryTravelTours | Property representative |
Hello! Canals are not usually frozen in Nov still can ride the boat. However, it gets cold and tours in late of November will be run only on request and subject to availability. Pls let us know about your travel plans. We... More
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Bonnie P
27 July 2018|
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Response from CherryTravelTours | Property representative |
Hello! Departure at 10:30 and we arrive back in Amsterdam between 18:30-19:00.
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FreddyWong
24 July 2018|
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Response from CherryTravelTours | Property representative |
Hello Freddy, depends on number of participants we could go with a bus or van, also depends how big is your luggage. When do you want to travel? We hope to welcome you in Amsterdam soon! Regards, Cherry
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