You can book shared canal tours on:
Wednesday, Thursday at 15:00.
Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 13:00 and 15:00

All of our tours can be scheduled through this site, please click on Book Now to go to the scheduling page for that particular tour (see below all our offering).

If you like to book a private boat please check our sites: &
Rederij Paping Boat Company will have a winter break from November 1 till March 31, 2018. Please refer to for small private boat tour bookings.

The canal tours are in English.

Do you have a question? Contact us through our contact form.

90 minute Canal Cruise:

Probably the best tour in Amsterdam. For time schedule you can click on the book now button. Just €25 per person. Come by yourself or bring some friends. Everyone is welcome. The (Dutch) skipper is your guide. Don’t worry about being cold, we have a roof, heating and blankets on board. No fixed route but we sail through the best place: narrow canals, Red Light district, Amstel.

Price shared canal tour:
Only €25,- per person

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The festival of light tour (90 min)

From November 30, 2017 until January 21, 2018, Amsterdam will be admired in full color. Light sculptures from artists around the world will break up the clouds from the dark days before Christmas. As previous years we will sell tickets for this event. Only €30 per person (includes a warm drink). We have heating on board.
Price shared canal tour:
Only €30,- per person

Book the Light Tour now!

Private tours:

Experience the beauty of Amsterdam in an intimate ship for groups (5 – 35p). Discover the history of Amsterdam in our private boat tours. You’ll hear the water, not the engine, thanks to our 100% solar-powered ship. Feel free to bring your own refreshments. We have a roof, heating and blankets on board.
For more information and booking:
Rederij Vaartuig (small groups)
Rederij Paping (small groups) (larger groups)