Amsterdam Explorer

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Spend three nights in beautiful Amsterdam! You'll discover why Amsterdam is known as the "Venice of the North" as you stroll casually along canal-laden streets, while being surrounded by charming buildings and flower-covered houseboats.  Spend days cruising the city by bike, getting lost in masterpieces by Van Gogh, sampling snacks at the cheese museum, or e...
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Trip type
Self-Guided / Independent Tour
Lodging level
Standard - 3 star
Physical level
Trip pace
Flexible schedule


    • Want to stay longer? You can extend this trip up to a total of 6 days!
    • Walking Tour of Amsterdam
    • Highlights of Amsterdam Canal Cruise

What's this trip about?

    Spend three nights in beautiful Amsterdam! You'll discover why Amsterdam is known as the "Venice of the North" as you stroll casually along canal-laden streets, while being surrounded by charming buildings and flower-covered houseboats.  Spend days cruising the city by bike, getting lost in masterpieces by Van Gogh, sampling snacks at the cheese museum, or exploring the infamous Red Light district! Included with your trip is a walking tour and a canal cruise through Amsterdam.  

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Itinerary focusClassic Highlights
Group sizeIndependent
Age rangeNo age restrictions
Flights and transportN/A
Start CityAmsterdam
End Citythe Netherlands

Travel Themes

  • Local Immersion & Homestays
  • National Parks
  • Nature & Wildlife
  • Relaxing Retreats


  • Europe
  • Netherlands


  • Amsterdam


  • Culture
  • Homestays & Cultural Immersion
  • Nature
  • Relaxing Retreat
  • Short Cruise

Trip includes

    • Round-trip economy class airfare to Amsterdam (AMS)
    • Private round-trip airport transfers
    • 3 nights in Amsterdam at the Albus Hotel Amsterdam City Centreor similar
    • Amsterdam Walking Tour (3 hours)
    • Highlights of Amsterdam Canal Cruise
    • Breakfast daily Please note: City taxes may not be included in your room rate. If this is the case, you will be required to pay the hotel in destination. City taxes vary by hotel and are subject to change without notice, but typically are 5 Euro per person, per night.

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Day 1 Welcome to Amsterdam!

Arrive in Amsterdam airport (AMS) where you'll be met and transferred to your hotel. 

In the evening, grab your camera and head for a stroll through the 7 bridges area. Here you'll find a network of bridges that hug the city's many canals, setting a scenic and romantic tone as the pathways become illuminated in the evening.

Day 2 Amsterdam

Take advantage of your Amsterdam Walking Tour!

Day 3 Amsterdam

Head to enjoy your canal cruise, which will show you the best highlights of Amsterdam!

Day 4 Depart the Netherlands

In accordance with your departure flight, you'll be transferred to Amsterdam airport (AMS) for your flight home. As you depart, be sure to look out the window and see if you can spot the famous windmills and tulip fields of the Netherlands saying goodbye from above!

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Price per day$398
Last Updated: 2/23/2024

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