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  • From Amsterdam: Giethoorn & Enclosing Dike Full-Day Tour

    1. From Amsterdam: Giethoorn & Enclosing Dike Full-Day Tour

    Climb aboard an air-conditioned coach and travel through a typical Dutch landscape for 1.5 hours en route to the picturesque town of Giethoorn. Experience how the Dutch people live with, and on, the water upon arrival, and set off to explore on foot and by boat. Enjoy the peace and quiet of a town where cars are forbidden and little has changed over the centuries. Admire the many types of boats in the town, from gondolas to punters and flat-bottom vessels used as transportation on the canals. Cruise past the skillfully restored farmhouses on a 1-hour boat trip, and get some free time for lunch and to explore on your own. Get tips from your guide on what to see and where to eat. The tour will continue to the Enclosing Dike (Afsluitdijk), the 32 kilometer dike connecting the provinces of North Holland and Friesland. The Netherlands is famed the world over for the way it deals with water ...

    It was a long drive but its worth the time I had spent in giethoorn the tour guide gave us like more than 3 hours to roamed around in the village.

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Overall rating

4.4 / 5

based on 299 reviews

Great tour. Very organized and the guide was excellent. A visit to Afsluitdijk is very interesting to know part of the history of the Netherlands. Giethoorn is fantastic, it looks like a village from a fairy tale. We had a lot of free time to have lunch, walk around and take lots of pictures.

It was an incredible experience, all the staff were super friendly and attentive at all times. It was totally worth it.

The Giethoorn tour, passing through the closing dock, is highly recommended! The town is fairy tale! Worth knowing.

Great tour! Many thanks to Ivette for the great day! :)

Giethoorn is a fairytale town, totally recommended.