Tickets for Canal Cruise Leiden

See the monuments and museums of Leiden from the water on this cool cruise

Rederij Rembrandt
Registered address: Blauwpoorthaven 5, 2312 EL, Leiden, NL
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Duration: 1h
Audio guide: Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish
Live guide: Dutch
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What's included

Audio guide

What's not included

Food and drinks

Important information

* The boats can be roofed over and heated or opened, depending on the weather * Food and alcoholic beverages are not allowed on board

Meeting point

Blauwpoortshaven 5, 2312 EL, Leiden

  • Learn the history of Leiden from a comfy cruise boat, it's the best way to see the medieval city from a different perspective
  • Plug into your audio guide and get the lowdown on the buildings, monuments, museums, and almshouses you pass along the way
  • Take some great photos of the life on the streets as you pass, it's a view you don't get anywhere else!

Witness the charms of medieval Leiden from its unique network of canals. This calming one-hour cruise makes for the perfect family activity whatever the weather, and you'll learn the history of Leiden as you go!

Watch the beautiful colors of Leiden blend into a medieval-style painting from your seat on this comfy, scenic cruise. The historical town of Leiden has its origins back in the 9th century, and some parts haven't changed much at all. Glide past the house where the legendary Dutch painter Rembrandt used to live and glimpse the history it holds.Learn the city's history and hear stories of times gone by from your audio guide as you take in the beautiful waterfront buildings, monuments, museums, and almshouses from its unique canal network.This is a relaxing cultural cruise that'll provide you with plenty of perfect perspectives for snapping pics!

  • After payment, you will be contacted by email as soon as possible to reserve a time slot
  • Show your smartphone ticket at the departure point

How to get there?

  • Public transportation to Leiden Central Station + 5 minute walk
  • Parking garage Lammermark
  • Parking garage Morsweg
  • Parking garage Haagweg
  • Cancel until 23:59 the day before you visit and get a full refund. Select a refundable ticket during checkout
  • Rescheduling is not possible for this ticket.

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3 reviews
Mike,  United Kingdom United Kingdom
18 Sep 2023
We enjoyed the canal cruise. It was relaxing and interesting. It covered all major sights from the water. The boat was nice and quiet. Pricing was very reasonable.
Canal Cruise Leiden
Joan,  Netherlands Netherlands
14 Oct 2023
Canal Cruise Leiden
Wilma,  Netherlands Netherlands
20 Aug 2023
Booking was easy and the tour was a great experience.
Canal Cruise Leiden

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