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  • 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.

  • The Hague: Mauritshuis Entrance Ticket

    4. The Hague: Mauritshuis Entrance Ticket

    Indulge the art-lover in you at the Mauritshuis, home to the best of Dutch painting from the Golden Age. Explore one of the most iconic buildings in the Hague, located next to the Parliament. Look out of its windows for a view of the pond.  Discover the art museum's compact, yet world-renowned collection. See more than 200 masterpieces such as Vermeer's "Girl with a Pearl Earring", "The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Nicolaes Tulp" by Rembrandt, "The Goldfinch" by Fabritius, and "The Bull" by Potter on permanent display. Appreciate the collection's rich variety, with genre paintings by Jan Steen, landscapes by Jacob van Ruisdael, still lifes by Adriaen Coorte, and portraits by Rubens. Admire the 17th-century monument's historic yet intimate interior, with its silken wall coverings, sparkling chandeliers, and monumental painted ceilings. Stay as long as you wish and visit the museum at your own...

    It was a wonderful museum in a beautiful building surrounded with the most amazing masterpieces from the 17th century from the best dutch painters such as Rembrandt, Vermeer etc.

  • The Hague: City Canal Cruise

    5. The Hague: City Canal Cruise

    Board this canal cruise for a relaxing and informative tour through the canals of The Hague. Your guide will show you all sides of the city from the posh to the modest, both the working-class and upper-class parts of The Hague. The boat is very comfortable and your knowledgeable guide will tell you all that you could ever want to know about the city. During this cruise, you'll be able to learn about the history of The Hague and see its sights from a different perspective. While cruising the canals, you can enjoy a free soft drink while taking in many sights of this international city of Peace and Justice. Please note that not all of the canal cruises are conducted in English. Due to the many nationalities of passengers handouts are provided in Dutch, English, German, French, and Spanish.

    The guide and the captain were wonderful and the guide was distinctive and outstandingly informative and funny. Very comfortable tour

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

    6. 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...

  • The Hague: Hop-on Hop-off Tourist Tram

    7. The Hague: Hop-on Hop-off Tourist Tram

    See the sights of The Hague with full-day access to a hop-on hop-off tram. Jump on and off the tram as much as you like, and stop by the Parliament, Town Hall, the Children’s Book Museum, and more. Board the tram at any of the 16 stops. Head to the end of the line for Scheveningseslag and the Museum Sculptures by the Sea. Full list of tram stops: Stop 1: Kerkplein / Gravenstraat Stop 2: Centrum Stop 3: Centraal Station Stop 4: Korte Voorhout Stop 5: Kneuterdijk Stop 6: Mauritskade Stop 7: Vredespaleis (Peace Palace) Stop 8: World Forum / Madurodam Stop 9: Keizerstraat Stop 10: Scheveningseslag / Beelden aan Zee Stop 11: Kurhaus (Scheveningen Beach) Stop 12: Zwarte Pad Stop 13: Statenlaan (Scheveningen Harbour) Stop 14: Kunstmuseum Den Haag / Museon Stop 15: Van Speijkstraat Stop 16: Noordwal

  • Rotterdam: 1-Hour Sightseeing Splash Tour

    8. 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.

  • Madurodam Miniature Park Entrance Ticket

    9. Madurodam Miniature Park Entrance Ticket

    Visit the whole country in a day! Discover the highlights and heritage of Holland at Madurodam, world famous for its model ‘village’, the Netherlands in miniature. The park is beautiful and consists of 338 miniatures as well as flowers in bloom from April until October. Visit Little Amsterdam, have a look at the Parliament Building in The Hague or see what a real Dutch cheese market looks like. Everything is built to a scale of 1:25 including miniature trains, boats and cars that move around. A joy for the whole family with interactive activities and two playgrounds. And to find out more about Holland’s rich history, visit the indoor attractions. Hear about remarkable stories like the Dutch’s ability to transform water into land. Experience the waters threatening the Netherlands in the Waterwolf and help the steam engine keep Holland dry. And did you know that New York used to be Dutch?...

    It's nice to see the artwork and the history of Netherlands. It helps you build a connect with the country. And on top of it, it's very beautiful so you get opportunities of clicking many photographs with amazing backgrounds. And there is a 5 min light and sound show in a dark hall which you can enjoy. It's in English and Dutch every alternate show.

  • The Hague: Classic Cars Louwman Museum Entry

    10. The Hague: Classic Cars Louwman Museum Entry

    The Louwman Museum is home to the world’s oldest private collection of motor cars, compiled by two generations of the Louwman family. The museum dates back to 1934 and now comprises over two hundred and fifty antique and classic motor cars. Experts regard the collection as one of the most beautiful in the world. The museum exudes passion. Each car has its own story to tell, its own contribution to history. The motor car is a mirror of culture. The collection is housed in a purpose-built museum in The Hague, the city where P.W. Louwman established his Dodge and Chrysler import company. The building, designed by American architect Michael Graves, blends in sympathetically with its historic surroundings. The landscape gardens, designed by Lodewijk Baljon, complement the architecture of the building.

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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.

The guide and the captain were wonderful and the guide was distinctive and outstandingly informative and funny. Very comfortable tour

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

Very interesting. But unfortunately you can't see much. Just one cell

I loved the museum, and the folks that worked there were super helpful.