Open bout canal tour Haarlem

Discover Haarlem at its best!

Our small-scale, personal canal tour takes you along Haarlem’s breath-taking inland waterways. 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!

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.

The canal tour will take you past many of Haarlem’s famous historic and modern buildings including: De Egelantier (former hospital), de Nieuwe Kerk (The New Church), Stadsschouwburg (City Theater), Kathedraal Sint Bavo (Cathedral), Patronaat (club Patronaat), Het Huis Barnaart (Barnaart residence), Het Paardenwed (medieval horse stables), Koudenhorn, De Molen Adriaan (Adrian’s Windmill), Teylers Museum, Grote or St. Bavo Kerk (St. Bavo Church), various squares and almshouses, as well as many other monuments and examples of fine architecture which can be found throughout Haarlem.

Haarlem Canal Tours operates from April up to and including October, every Tuesday – Sunday. Our boat departs at 11:30h, 13:00h, 14:30h, 16:00h and 17:30h.

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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