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Haarlem Canal Tours offers scheduled open boat canal tours, private cruises & corporate events in the historical center of the beautiful city of Haarlem NL. You will experience a great tour with a unique view on Haarlem. During the tour your skipper...more
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Spaarne across from house number 17, 2011 CD Haarlem, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 November 2011

We took this boat trip on the advice of the Haarlem tourist office and were very pleased we did. We had previously taken a canal tour in Amsterdam which was disappointing. This tour was completely different. There were 9 quests and the driver was fun...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on several canal tours in Amsterdam & Haarlem. This tour was the best, by far! The guide is very personable, informative & considerate.

Thank Christopher B
HaarlemCanalTours, Owner at Haarlem Canal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Christopher, Thank you very much for your positive and 5-star review and for sharing your picture! I am happy that you enjoyed Haarlem and the canal tour so much. With kind regards, Jeroen Jeroen Hagen Haarlem Canal Tours

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A gentle bimble around on the water, 12 people in an open boat. Open conversation and discussion on our surroundings as the questions came up as well as guided direction. Very intimate and personal, highly recommendMore

Thank Lee E
HaarlemCanalTours, Owner at Haarlem Canal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Lee, Thank you for your positive and 5-star review and for recommending Haarlem Canal Tours! It was my pleasure to meet you and to welcome you on board of 'The Cornelia' on this lovely Indian summer's day. It is great to read that you...More

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

A perfect open boat with a perfect skipper! Do not hesitate if you want to feel like a Dutch in a friendly and fun boatride.😉

Thank Dana C
Reviewed 11 October 2018

l did a one-day side trip from Amsterdam to Haarlem and this hour and a half canal cruise was the best part of the day. Jeroen was so welcoming and knowledgeable. He explained the history of many of the buildings and areas as we passed...More

Thank Nomad532407
HaarlemCanalTours, Owner at Haarlem Canal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

You're very welcome; thank you for your positive and 5-star review! It is great to read that the open boat canal tour was the highlight of your day trip to Haarlem and I am happy that you enjoyed it so much. Best regards, Jeroen Jeroen...More

Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Thankyou for such a wonderful canal tour. My mother and I had a really nice time listening to all of the history that you provided. I would highly recommend this tour !!More

Thank sal0ngb
HaarlemCanalTours, Owner at Haarlem Canal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Dear Mrs. Thank you for your positive and 5-star review and for recommending Haarlem Canal Tours! It was my pleasure to welcome you and your mother on board of 'The Cornelia' and it is great to read that you enjoyed Haarlem and the canal tour...More

Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Jeroen did an excellent job driving the 12-person boat and explaining the sights and history of Haarlem. Seems much nicer than the big boats.More

Thank Oliver H
HaarlemCanalTours, Owner at Haarlem Canal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Dear Oliver, Thank you for your positive and 5-star reviews! It was my pleasure to meet you and to welcome you on board of 'The Cornelia'. It is great to read that you enjoyed Haarlem and the canal tour so much. I hope you had...More

Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

You must book with Haarlem Canal Boat Tours. The tour is run by a lovely guy called Jeroen who is the owner and sails the boat. It is in a beautiful open top boat which is the best way to see Haarlem. The tour feels...More

Thank KNJones
HaarlemCanalTours, Owner at Haarlem Canal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Dear Nicola, Thank you very much for your positive and 5-star review and your friendly words! It was my pleasure to meet you and to welcome you and your husband on board of 'The Cornelia'. And it is great to read that you enjoyed Haarlem...More

Reviewed 26 September 2018

For a boat tour with a difference, don't miss the opportunity of a thoroughly enjoyable way to see Haarlem from the waterways, and learn about its fascinating history and current growth from skipper Jeroen. You won't be disappointed!More

Thank Cambridge29
HaarlemCanalTours, Owner at Haarlem Canal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2018

Dear Mrs. Thank you very much for your positive and 5-star review! It was my pleasure to meet you and to welcome you on board of 'The Cornelia'. And how nice that you enjoyed Haarlem and the canal tour so much. I wish you all...More

Reviewed 18 September 2018

This small boat experience is MUCH better than the giant canals boats of Amsterdam. We had a wonderful "voyage" thru and around Haarlem!

Thank MN-Bobber
HaarlemCanalTours, Manager at Haarlem Canal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2018

Thank you very much for your positive and 5-star review! I am glad to notice that you enjoyed Haarlem and the canal tour so much. With kind regards, Jeroen Jeroen Hagen Haarlem Canal Tours

Reviewed 28 August 2018

jeroen is the best,the guy he waves to who is fishing by the flats is a real looker too!!.A very good way to slowly see Haarlem and learn a little of its history.

Thank teecee42
HaarlemCanalTours, Owner at Haarlem Canal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

Dear TeeCee, Thank you very much for your positive and 5-star review! I am happy that you enjoyed Haarlem and the canal tour so much! With kind regards, Jeroen Jeroen Hagen Haarlem Canal Tours

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Joseph N
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I think it was the same, personally I think you’re missing out if you don’t do it. It was brilliant!
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Kimberly E
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Dear Kimberly, I'm glad it worked out and It was my pleasure to welcome you and your friend aboard of 'The Cornelia'. Best regards, Jeroen Jeroen Hagen Haarlem Canal Tours
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