Full Day Tour to Giethoorn & Enclosing Dike (Afsluitdijk)

Full Day Tour to Giethoorn & Enclosing Dike (Afsluitdijk)


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  • Explore Giethoorn, "Little Venice" of the Netherlands.
  • Visit Canals, wooden bridges, and thatched-roof farmhouses create a fairy-tale vibe.
  • Enjoy a day trip from Amsterdam with a bus ride and canal cruise.
  • Escape city life and experience peace and tranquility.
  • Visit Giethoorn, a village without roads, bordered by Weerribben-Wieden National Park.
  • Mobile Vouchers are accepted, no need to print tickets!


Visit Giethoorn, situated in the Overijssel province which is a peaceful village often referred to as the "Little Venice" of the Netherlands. It stands out for its lack of roads and cars, replacing them with beautiful canals, wooden bridges, and charming farmhouses. The village, surrounded by the Weerribben-Wieden National Park, offers a fairy-tale atmosphere with its centuries-old thatched roofs and serene waterways. This day trip from Amsterdam allows you to explore Giethoorn by bus and boat. Giethoorn's fame as a roadless village makes it a unique destination, and the proximity to the Weerribben-Wieden National Park adds to its natural allure.


Enjoy your time in Giethoorn. This place is often called the "Little Venice" of the Netherlands, is a charming village in the province of Overijssel. This tour will take you on a delightful journey from Amsterdam to Giethoorn, where you will experience the enchanting beauty of the village, known for its numerous waterways and canals and absence of roads and cars. Your adventure begins at Amsterdam Central Station. Be sure to book your tickets online to avoid waiting in line and secure your spot for this unforgettable day trip.
Hop on a comfortable bus that will transport you from bustling Amsterdam to the peaceful village of Giethoorn. As you travel, enjoy the scenic views outside your window, transitioning from the lively cityscape to the tranquil Dutch countryside. Upon reaching Giethoorn, you will discover a unique village where most areas are only accessible by boat because of the absence of any roads and cars. The absence of roads adds to the village's charm, giving it a distinct fairy-tale vibe. Giethoorn is situated near the Weerribben-Wieden National Park, the largest fen in northwestern Europe.
After that enjoy a delightful canal cruise through the waterways of Giethoorn. Admire the picturesque wooden bridges, centuries-old thatched-roof farmhouses, and the overall tranquility that makes the village more beautiful. The boat ride provides a serene and magical experience as you navigate through the scenic canals and waterways. After the canal cruise, you will have free time to explore Giethoorn on your own. Wander through the picturesque village, capturing the charm of the unique houses and scenic surroundings. Do not forget your camera to capture the vibrant atmosphere and create lasting memories.
Giethoorn is not only known for its enchanting scenery but also for its excellent restaurants. Giethoorn is famous for its beautiful views and great places to eat. During your free time, enjoy a tasty lunch at one of the local restaurants. Indulge yourself in the local cuisine and savor the flavors with a view of this picturesque village. Giethoorn offers a peaceful escape from the hustle and bustle of the city. Take in the natural beauty, breathe in the fresh air, and let the tranquillity of the village soothe your soul. This day trip is a perfect opportunity to relax and unwind in a setting that feels like a hidden gem in the heart of Holland. As the day ends, you will return to Amsterdam with cherished memories of Giethoorn. Whether you are captivated by the canal cruise, enchanted by the village without roads, or delighted by the local cuisine, this day trip promises an unforgettable and memorable experience.
Reserve your seat now, and get ready for a magical journey to one of Holland's best-kept secrets, Giethoorn, the Little Venice of the Netherlands.


Departure Timings: 10am (Please reach 30 min prior to the start time).
Duration: (Approx.) 9 hours (including tranfers time).
Meeting Point: Tours & Tickets Amsterdam, Damrak 26, 1012 Amsterdam.
Ending Point: Same as meeting point .
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  • Transfers by AC coach
  • Traditional Geithoorn Canal Tour
  • Photostop at Afsluitdijk
  • Guided Tour with multilingual guide - English and Spanish
  • 1-hour traditional boat tour


  • Hotel Pick up and Drop off

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You can show your mobile or printed voucher at the meeting location Tours & Tickets Amsterdam, Damrak 26, 1012 Amsterdam.
In loss of voucher/ticket, company is not liable for any refund.
Ticket/ Voucher is valid to the travel date you choose.

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Free access to the bathroom.
Disclaimer - Due to traffic issues, public holidays, weather conditions and unforeseen circumstances, there might be sudden changes in the route or in the schedule. Traffic congestion and road closures - may cause delays and changes to the route. We’ll do all we can to provide a smooth and frequent service! No refund will be offered for any changes or cancellations due to any unforeseen circumstances .

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No Cancellation Charges up to 24 hours before the chosen travel date. 100% cancellation fee will apply if cancelled within 24 hours of travel date.