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City Sightseeing Amsterdam: Hop-On, Hop Off Bus

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from US$ 19.44 per person pp

Key Highlights

  • Explore Amsterdam – Netherlands' top tourist destination on a flexible hop-on, hop-off tour
  • Hop on and off the bus at any of the 11 stops to visit attractions of your choice
  • From history buffs and art lovers to shopaholics, there's something for everyone on this tour
  • Visit Amsterdam attractions like the Anne Frank House, Heineken Experience, Rijksmuseum & more!
  • Enjoy convenient travel and take in panoramic views of Amsterdam from a double decker, open top bus
  • Multi-lingual audio commentary ensures you don't miss a thing
  • Overview

    Amsterdam is one of Europe’s most beautiful cities! Discover its delights with this hop-on hop-off bus tour. The iconic red open-top double-decker buses run every 15 minutes throughout the day and there are 11 carefully chosen stops close to the main attractions.

    Simply jump on and off at any of the stops with your ticket to do the things that interest you. Art lovers can stop at Museumplein for the Rijksmuseum, the Stedelijk Museum (Modern Art) or the Van Gogh Museum. Lager drinkers can enjoy the Heineken experience and foodies can visit the wonderful Van Albert Cuypmarket. Keen shoppers can visit the flea market at Waterlooplein or the posh shops at Kalverstraat, while history buffs can alight at Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal for the 17th century Royal Palace and the 15th century Nieuwekerk.

    You can also stay on board for the entire 65-minute loop and listen to an entertaining audio-commentary in the language of your choice. Whatever your interests, there is something for you on this fun, flexible day tour.

    Download the tour route map

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary

    Activity Schedule

    When does it run?



    Your ticket is valid for 24 hours

    Start time

    Summer Season (18 March - 4 Nov)

    Buses depart between 9:15am and 6:00pm, every 15-20 minutes.

    Winter season (5 November - 17 March)

    Departures Bus Line: 9:30am - 6:00pm, every 15-20 minutes

    Since this is an outdoor activity schedules might just change sometimes check the frequency and bus operating hours on the day of your tour just to be safe.

    Full Loop: 1 hour

    Meeting Point

    You may board the bus at any stop. The voucher can be exchanged at any of the stops directly with the driver.

    Ending Point

    You may leave the bus at any stop


    Hop on the bus at any of the stops to start the tour. The Amsterdam Hop-On Hop-Off Tour lets you explore one of Europe’s most exciting cities at your own pace in a comfortable open-top bus. Valid for 24-hours, the 11 well-placed stops of the bus route cover the popular highlights of the city. You can jump on and off at will to go shopping or sightseeing or stay on board for the entire 65-minute loop, seeing the sights and listening to an informative audio commentary in many languages.

    Amsterdam is the largest city of the Netherlands. The city is located in the province of North Holland in the west of the country. Settled as a small fishing village in the late 12th century, Amsterdam became one of the most important ports in the world during the Dutch Golden Age, a result of its pioneering developments in trade. The wealth acquired during that time left a legacy of stunningly beautiful buildings and great art. Pre-recorded commentary in English, Spanish, German, Italian, French, Portuguese, Chinese,  Japanese, Russian, Catalan, Dutch, Arabic, Hebrew, Swedish.

    The Amsterdam Hop-On Hop-Off Tour makes it easy to enjoy the best this enthralling city has to offer.

    The bus route is now as follows:

    • Centraal Station (van Gogh Cafe/Lovers) / Prins Hendrikkade 25 

    • Amsterdam River Cruises / De Ruijterkade

    • Passenger Terminal Amsterdam

    • .Gassan Diamonds

    • Jewish Cultural Quarter

    • Royal Theatre Carre

    • Heineken Experience

    • Museum Square

    • Leidseplein



    You can leave the tour at whichever stop you wish.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


    • Transportation in an open-top double-decker bus
    • Pre-recorded audio commentary in more than 10 languages - To mention a few (English, Spanish, German, Italian, French, Portuguese, Chinese, Japanese, Russian, Catalan, Dutch, Arabic, Hebrew, Swedish).


    • Meals
    • Entrance fees
  • Please note

    Voucher information: Sorry, but we will need you to print a paper version of your booking voucher (we’re working on changing this). At this time no refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher. Simply choose the stop which you wish to start from and present your voucher to the driver who will exchange it for a ticket that will be valid for 24 hours from that time.

    Your voucher will be valid for 3 months from the date chosen at the time of booking.

    The buses have ramps and are therefore fully wheelchair accessible. One wheelchair per bus.

    There is no space to collapse down and store the wheelchair. 

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.Wheelchair access is available on this tour.
  • Customer Reviews
    • Good introduction to city

      Great way to get bearings on first visit to a city. Amsterdam is compact and easy once you’ve seen it from the bus. One pointer - need BIG CLEAR signs at actual bus stops - we...

      Mrs Smyth, United Kingdom, 16/Feb/2018
    • We had a fantastic time on the tour with Rudolf. Knowledgeable, entertaining and fun...

      Kenneth Finishen, Canada, 09/Jan/2018
    • Good value for money

      Hop on /off bus is an ideal solution for old codgers like me who can not walk too far.It was reliable, warm, covered to protect us from the rain and good experience all ...

      Aleksandra Francombe, United Kingdom, 05/Dec/2017
    • Very good value for money, especially if pre-booked tickets from home which I did.

      Paula Bailey, United Kingdom, 30/Oct/2018
    • Fast,cheap no hassle purchase.

      Adrian Palomar, United Kingdom, 20/Oct/2018
    • 5 Stars, Great Experience

      Matthew Gorges, United States, 02/Jul/2018