South Holland
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Our most recommended South Holland River & Harbor Cruises

  • Rotterdam: 90-Minute Harbor Cruise with Live Guide

    1. Rotterdam: 90-Minute Harbor Cruise with Live Guide

    Relax and see Rotterdam's most spectacular landmarks as you sail down the Maas River on a boat cruise with live commentary and a bar with drinks and snacks. Find a place inside the cozy salon or sit on the open deck. Start your cruise from the Parkhaven under the Euromast. The boat will pass by the Sint Jobshaven, the Waalhaven, and the Rotterdamsche Droogdok Maatschappij, home to Onderzeebootloods. Spot the container ships if you are lucky. See the famous cruise ship SS Rotterdam and the Hotel New York where the Holland America Line used to be housed. Enjoy the skyline of downtown Rotterdam, as you approach one of the most famous city landmarks, the Erasmus bridge.

    Overall good experience! Nice view of the port, would’ve liked a tour on the more industrial side of it but the port is huge and realistically it would take too long :).

  • Rotterdam: 1-Hour River Cruise

    2. Rotterdam: 1-Hour River Cruise

    After meeting with your guide at the pier, board your boat for an approximately 1-hour cruise on the Maas River. This experience will see you pass along all of the highlights of Rotterdam. You will receive beautiful views over the impressive skyline and the various ports, as your enthusiastic guide tells you about all the ins and outs of the sailing route throughout your journey. You'll sail past the famous SS Rotterdam, Kop van Zuid, the Hotel New York, the White House, the Willems Bridge, and the Euromast, as well as other more special places that you should not miss. You can find a cozy inside place inside the salon as you travel, or instead opt to sit outside on the sun deck. Onboard is a bar where drinks and snacks are available, and at the conclusion of your sightseeing experience you'll return to your tour starting point.

    A lovely way of experiencing how connected to the water, to the sea are the Dutch people. The river trip was as promised. A little bit more attention to cleanilness may add value to trip.

  • Rotterdam: River Cruise and Euromast Entrance Ticket

    3. Rotterdam: River Cruise and Euromast Entrance Ticket

    Admire Rotterdam’s famous attractions from the water aboard a 1-hour cruise sailing down the Maas River, which includes live commentary and an entrance ticket to the popular Euromast viewing tower. Board the cruise and, as the journey begins, look up to see a unique view of the Euromast. Glide past such renown landmarks like SS Rotterdam, Kop van Zuid, and Hotel New York. Continue down the river an pass by the White House, the Willems Bridge, city’s port, and other impressive buildings decorating the skyline. Listen to the onboard guide as they tell you interesting facts about Rotterdam and what makes the city’s architecture so special. Explore the open decks that allow you to feel the cooling river breeze and see the city from many vantage points that provide perfect photo opportunities. Experience a relaxing alternative to sightsee in Rotterdam- a perfect way to see the city free ...

    I really liked it especially in the tower, it was great. And during the cruise I liked the walk but I didn't have a place to sit down during the trip but otherwise everything was beautiful.

  • Rotterdam: 2-Hour Harbor Cruise

    4. Rotterdam: 2-Hour Harbor Cruise

    Explore Rotterdam from the water on a 2-hour cruise that takes you from the heart of the city and shows you the workings of Rotterdam Harbor. See famous bridges and buildings as your English-speaking guide provides fascinating commentary. Enjoy the sightseeing highlights of this tour, passing several bridges and numerous ships. See the container ships, cranes, and ferries that are central to the life of this busy harbor. Take photos of the beautiful sights along the way.

    Fantastic staff, fun friendly and great service. The trip itself is second to none

  • Rotterdam: 90-Minute Harbor Cruise and Euromast Entry Ticket

    5. Rotterdam: 90-Minute Harbor Cruise and Euromast Entry Ticket

    Relax and see Rotterdam's most spectacular landmarks as you sail down the Maas River on a harbor cruise with live commentary and a bar with drinks and snacks. Find a place inside the cozy salon or sit on the open deck. Start your cruise from the Parkhaven under the Euromast. Pass by the Sint Jobshaven, the Waalhaven, and the Rotterdamsche Droogdok Maatschappij, home to Onderzeebootloods. Keep an eye out for the massive container ships. See the famous cruise ship SS Rotterdam and Hotel New York. Enjoy the skyline of downtown Rotterdam as you approach one of the most famous city landmarks, the Erasmus bridge. Experience a relaxing alternative to sightseeing in Rotterdam- a perfect way to see the city free of traffic noise and congestion. After the cruise, receive your ticket to visit the Euromast. Make your way up the glass elevator of the highest watchtower in the Netherlands and enjo...

  • Rotterdam: 1-Hour Sightseeing Splash Tour

    6. Rotterdam: 1-Hour Sightseeing Splash Tour

    Take a tour of the city to see the most exceptional and beautiful places in Rotterdam, followed by a thrilling splash — a spectacular dive into the Maas River. Suddenly the bus turns into a seaworthy vessel, sailing down the river with spectacular views of the city skyline.  Board the amphibious bus in the center of Rotterdam and enjoy a 1-hour sightseeing tour that takes you past the city’s highlights. Learn about the history of this port town from your expert guide, or through the multilingual audio commentary available on board.

    A great way to see Rotterdam and get an overview from land and sea, I would reccommend it.

  • Rotterdam: Pancake Cruise

    7. Rotterdam: Pancake Cruise

    In a relaxed atmosphere, enjoy a mixture of sightseeing and culinary adventure with this pancake cruise along the waterways of Rotterdam. Feast on freshly baked natural, apple and bacon pancakes and a plethora of garnishes such as cheese, ham, fruits, jams and eggs. How many pancakes can you eat in-75 minutes? You'll find out on this tour.  For the younger guests, there is a large playroom filled with balls in the hold of the boat. Also colouring pictures and colour pencils. Plenty of fun is to be had for people of all ages. As you sail across the Rotterdam waters, you will have a beautiful view over the impressive skyline. From the water you can not miss the famous and bold architecture of Rotterdam’s large buildings!

    The pancakes (Sweet with fruits/ marmelade/ chocolate or Salty with cheese) were delicious and the view was fantastic! The service was very polite and nice! Thank you very, very much. Always again :)

  • Rotterdam: Private Maas River Speedboat Cruise

    8. Rotterdam: Private Maas River Speedboat Cruise

    Embark on a thrilling experience and explore Rotterdam in the most unique way aboard a speedboat traveling up to 90 km/h over the Maas River. Feel the adrenaline rushing through your body while you see and learn about the city’s famous water-side highlights. Start your thrilling river adventure in the city center of Rotterdam and marvel at impressive highlights like the Erasmusbridge and the Euromast Tower. After, head into the big river where, on a lucky day, the RIB boat will cruise along the huge containerships that visit Rotterdam on a daily basis. Sail up to the city of Vlaardingen and see, among other things, the vastness of the 'Waalhaven', the village of Pernis after which the Shell refinery is named. Continue to the Wilton Harbor with all its offshore activities and of course the city from the Maas with the SS Rotterdam, Erasmus Bridge and Willemsbrug, The North Island, and ...

  • Amsterdam: Guided Trip to Rotterdam, Delft and The Hague

    9. Amsterdam: Guided Trip to Rotterdam, Delft and The Hague

    Your tour will begin as you depart from Amsterdam on your coach and head to Rotterdam. Rotterdam is the second largest city in the Netherlands, and is quite famous for its architecture and commercial harbor. After a short city tour, the first stop will be Spido for your 1-hour and 15-minute boat tour, which is the best way to view one of the world’s largest ports. You will see Rotterdam’s imposing skyline, cutting-edge architecture, harbors, shipyards, and docks. After the harbor cruise you will continue your city tour, which includes a stop at the famous Markethall and Cube Houses.  The next stop is the picturesque city of Delft, which is the birthplace and final resting place of Dutch master Johannes Vermeer. Known as the Princes’ City, it is also where countless members of the Dutch royal family have been buried for centuries. Enjoy some free time for lunch and to discover Delft’s ca...

    Was very nice, enjoyed the trip due to the detailed explanation from our guide julliet rainmaker. Some of the facts if travelled ourselves, we would have missed out. Beautiful city view of delft, Rotterdam and hague is worth the visit. Will defenetly travel more of these guided tours.

  • Leiden 2-Hour Walking Tour

    10. Leiden 2-Hour Walking Tour

    Your morning or afternoon in Leiden will start at your hotel or if you travel to Leiden from elsewhere at the train station. Set off at a relaxing pace to make sure you really get to see, feel and learn all about this town. The most important sights that your private guide will show are the oldest university of the Netherlands, where King William Alexander graduated just like most other members of the royal family. Have your camera ready to take a picture of the 900 year old Saint Peter Church. Find out where Rembrandt was born and where he first started to paint. Admire the 16th century built town hall of Leiden. Discover the wall poems spread throughout the city. These poems are written in many different original languages and can be discovered anywhere. After a great walk through the city of Leiden with your private guide, sit back and relax aboard the boat for a canal cruise of Le...

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Overall rating

4.3 / 5

based on 665 reviews

Was very nice, enjoyed the trip due to the detailed explanation from our guide julliet rainmaker. Some of the facts if travelled ourselves, we would have missed out. Beautiful city view of delft, Rotterdam and hague is worth the visit. Will defenetly travel more of these guided tours.

I really liked it especially in the tower, it was great. And during the cruise I liked the walk but I didn't have a place to sit down during the trip but otherwise everything was beautiful.

A great way to see Rotterdam and get an overview from land and sea, I would reccommend it.

Fantastic staff, fun friendly and great service. The trip itself is second to none

Highly Recommended. Service on board was great and absolutely inexpensive.