Booking Fee

Amsterdam: City Canal Cruise and Heineken Experience

From $45.96
$39.05 /person
Info &

About the activity

Take a self-guided tour of the original Heineken factory with an entrance ticket to the Heineken Experience, and then enjoy a 1-hour boat trip along the canals of Amsterdam.

  • Free cancellation
    This activity is non-refundable.
  • Instant confirmation & Mobile tickets
    Receive your ticket right away. Use your phone or print your voucher.
  • Skip the line
    Get priority entry.
  • Audio guide
    Arabic, Chinese, Dutch, English, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Turkish
  • Duration
    3 hours
  • Includes
    • Fast-track entrance ticket to the Heineken Experience
    • 2 free beers or soft drinks at the Heineken Experience
    • 1 hour canal cruise, including GPS audio guide in 19 different languages (nearby Heineken Experience)
Highlights & Description


  • Save time and money with a combined canal cruise and ticket to the original Heineken brewery
  • Discover the dynamic world of Heineken where the beer was first brewed
  • Enjoy a tasting session and test your skills at drafting a perfect beer
  • Take a 1-hour cruise through the UNESCO-listed Canal Belt in Amsterdam
  • Access a GPS audio guide in 19 different languages (Canal Cruise)


Book your combo ticket to a classic canal cruise and Heineken Experience in Amsterdam. Learn the art of brewing, sip 2 beers or soft drinks, and enjoy cutting-edge multimedia. Visit the Heineken Experience at the time you’ve booked; take your cruise at a pre-booked time slot of your choice.
Learn the story of one of the world's most famous breweries with an entrance ticket to the Heineken Experience and enjoy an interactive, self-guided tour of the original factory, where all of the brand’s beer was made until 1988.

Get a behind-the-scenes look at facilities including the gigantic copper tanks where the lager was brewed. Take part in a tasting session and test your skills at drafting a perfect beer.

Then, see the 17th-century architecture of the city center on a 1-hour canal cruise. Avail of a GPS guide in several languages to get interesting information about iconic landmarks such as the Westerkerk, "Skinny Bridge" and the charming Negen Straatjes neighborhood.

Good to know before you go
  • The time slot you choose in the booking is for the Heineken Experience. The canal cruise ticket will be an open ticket.
  • A time slot for the canal cruise must be reserved upon arrival in Amsterdam. There are 16 'Tours & Tickets' shops in the city centre of Amsterdam where you can validate your open Canal cruise ticket for a time slot ticket. With the timeslot reservation you can also choose the preferred departure point. Departure points are Amsterdam CS, Rijksmuseum (near Heineken Experience), Leidse Plein and Anne Frank Museum.
  • The Heineken Experience offers interesting information about the company’s history in English. A visit typically lasts 1.5 hours
  • Minimum age for the Heineken Experience is 18 years
  • In accordance with Dutch law, alcoholic beverages won’t be served to visitors under 18 years old
  • There is an audioguide on the boat. The Heineken Experience doesn't include an audioguide
  • Only service dogs (who must be identifiable as such) are allowed on the boat
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Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is the cancellation policy for this activity?
This activity is non-refundable.
2. When will I receive the confirmation of my booking?
You will receive an email notification right after your successful payment. If you don't see it in your inbox, check your spam or junk mail folder. When the payment is completed you have the option to download your ticket directly.
3. What does the 'skip the line' ticket mean?
'Skip the line' tickets provide the fastest possible entry with no or very little queuing.
4. Are mobile tickets enough or do I have to print them?
Tickets don't need to be printed. You can show your ticket from your smartphone as a PDF.
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