Amsterdam

Netherlands

Cruises To Amsterdam

Affectionately known as the "Venice of the North," Amsterdam is actually situated below sea level and built entirely on stakes driven into the ground. The Anne Frank House, The Hague and a Delft Blue Pottery Factory are but a few of the sights that await your arrival. Explore more of Amsterdam on a European cruise!

What you NEED TO KNOW

  • Port Name & Location
    Port of Amsterdam
    Ship will DOCK at this port.
  • Time Zone
    CET (Central Europe Time)
    UTC/GMT +2 hours
  • Language
    The local language is Dutch. Say "where is the bathroom?" "zeg waar is de badkamer?"
  • Currency & Shopping
    European Currency (EUR)
    Antiques, books, diamonds and native crafts.
    • Best Way to Get Around
      Organised Shore Excursion to see windmills, museums and canal cruising. Amsterdam is a walking city but buses and bicycles are available.
    • Famous For
      Amsterdam is known as the "Venice of the North," and offers plenty to see; The Anne Frank House, Van Gogh Museum and the Canals of Amsterdam are just a few.
    • Fun Fact #1
      Though tulips are not native to Holland, they flourished greatly when brought home by Dutch explorers and are now known as such.
    • Fun Fact: Foodies
      To satisfy your sweet tooth, be sure to snack on a traditional stroopwafel, a waffle made of two thin layers of dough with caramel syrup in the middle.

Amsterdam TOP EXCURSIONS

A Variety of Choices

We know the destinations you'll be visiting and what there is to see, do and experience. We offer you a variety of excursions to choose from, in every port you'll visit.

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Traditional Holland & Windmills

White and blue pottery is traditional to Holland, and today, you will have the opportunity to visit the factory where fa...

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The First Reclaimed Land

Leave Ijmuiden behind and enjoy a drive through the beautiful countryside to the authentic Dutch village of Broek in Wat...

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Amsterdam & Jewish Heritage

Visit the Jewish Historical Museum which was founded more than 70 years ago, but only found its definite home in the Ash...

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Voldendam & Marken

Enjoy a guided walk through this quaint fishing hamlet on the shores of the former Zuider Zee, an area that dates back t...

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