Open bout canal tour Haarlem

Discover Haarlem at its best!

Our small-scale and personal canal cruise in Haarlem takes you over the beautiful inland waterways of the city From the water, you will enjoy unique views of this historic city’s many exquisite buildings and monuments. You will cruise along the magnificent Spaarne, Haarlem’s oldest open canal the Bakenessergracht, the Singels (the city moats) and the majestic Nieuwe Gracht (New Canal), among others

Discover all of Haarlem’s beautiful sights from the water an take a canal tour in our luxury open boat!

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The tour presentation is in Dutch and English. The boat departs from a to Haarlem Canal Tours exclusively allocated location at the Spaarne across from House no 17. See the map for details.

During the tour you will sail past many famous buildings: De Egelantier, Nieuwe Kerk, Stadsschouwburg, Sint Bavo Cathedral, Patronaat, Het Huis Barnaart, Het Paardenwed, Koudenhorn, De Molen Adriaan, Teylers Museum, Grote of St. Bavo Kerk, various squares and courtyards and many other monuments and architecture that Haarlem has to offer.

Haarlem Canal Tours always sails in the spring and (late) summer months – from April to October – every Tuesday to Sunday. Our tour boat departs at 11:30 AM, 1:00 PM, 2:30 PM, 4:00 PM and 5:30 PM.

The price is €17,- per person (incl. 9% VAT/excl. 6% booking fee). By booking a ticket online you are immediately assured of a place on our open sloop.

The cruise lasts a total of 75 minutes in which you will receive an explanation about all the beautiful places in beautiful Haarlem. There is also plenty of room to ask questions. Discover the city at its best and book your ticket right away!

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