Tickets for Canal Cruise & Heineken Experience

Two of Amsterdam's best experiences in one sweet combo: beers and a boat ride!

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Opening hours
Heineken Experience
Today:  10:30 - 21:00
Tomorrow:  10:30 - 21:00
Monday:  10:30 - 21:00
Tuesday:  10:30 - 21:00
Wednesday:  10:30 - 21:00
Thursday:  10:30 - 21:00
Friday:  10:30 - 21:00
Canal Cruise
Today:  09:30 - 21:30
Tomorrow:  09:30 - 21:30
Monday:  09:30 - 21:30
Tuesday:  09:30 - 21:30
Wednesday:  09:30 - 21:30
Thursday:  09:30 - 21:30
Friday:  09:30 - 21:30
Canal cruise: 1 hour
  • Save time and money with an Amsterdam combo ticket to two of its best attractions
  • Play on the interactive exhibits, learn the history of Heineken and enjoy a couple of cold brews at the Heineken Experience
  • Cruise on Amsterdam's UNESCO Heritage-listed canals and see 16th and 17th-century architecture, plus get a free audio guide

Can't decide between the Heineken Experience or a canal cruise? We've taken the dilemma off your hands with this fun Amsterdam combo. Learn the history and recipe behind the iconic beer brand in the interactive brewery (free drinks included at the end), then hop on a canal boat for some even cooler Dutch history.

The best day of your Amsterdam trip may just be the one that involves a cruise on its UNESCO World Heritage-protected canals and a deep-dive into the world of Heineken, the city's most famous export.

Your 1-hour Lovers cruise leaves from right by Centraal Station. Seeing the city from the water is probably the best vantage point - plus you definitely won't get hit by a cyclist while in the boat! Plug into your audio guide and learn the history of the 16th and 17th-century monuments as you float on by.

In the Heineken Experience you'll be led through the brewing process and history of Heineken, before winding up in the disco-style bar for a few free beers.

It's an all-in-one Amsterdam spectacular. Cheers!

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What's included
1-hour Canal Cruise with audio guide
Skip-the-line access to the Heineken Experience
2 beers or soft drinks at the Heineken Experience
Public transport from Canal Cruise to Heineken Experience

Heineken Experience:

  • Take the pre-sold tickets lane and show your smartphone ticket to the Heineken host
  • You must do the Heineken Experience on the day and at the time you booked
  • Make sure to be there 15 minutes before your chosen timeslot!

Canal Cruise:

  • Show your smartphone ticket directly at the Lovers Cruise boat. Please refer to the illustration on your voucher to find the exact departure point (Stationsplein 47, by Amsterdam Central Station)
  • Departures take place every 20 minutes from 09:00 to 18:00, every 30 minutes from 18:00 to 21:00
Changing or cancelling your ticket
  • Cancellations are not possible for this ticket
  • Changes may be possible for this ticket
Heineken Experience
Stadhouderskade 78, 1072 AE, Amsterdam
Key info
Audio guide
Canal Cruise: English, Dutch, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Polish, Russian, Chinese, Japanese, Thai, Turkish, Indonesian, Korean, Hindi, Hebrew, Arabic
Aug 14, 2019
Tour was great and the canal ride was well worth it!
Aug 12, 2019
You can’t miss it .
Aug 7, 2019
Heineken experience is great for beer lovers. The canal cruise is interesting and they have audioguides in many languages (catalan included!!!!)
Jul 30, 2019
Heineken Experience was really good and canal cruise was very interesting too
Jul 27, 2019
Jul 18, 2019
Highly recommended, it’s a must visit in Amsterdam!
Jul 16, 2019
Highly recommended and worth visiting
Jul 16, 2019
heineken Experience was awesome but unfortunately can't say the same for the Canal Cruise. Crusie was dull and boring as i was expecting it will take me one of the man Canals in amsterdam which didnt happened
Jul 16, 2019
Great experience!
Jul 10, 2019
Excellent experience, and value for money

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