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  1. Netherlands
  2. North Holland
  3. Amsterdam
  4. Rijksmuseum

Amsterdam 2-3-Hour Layover Tour

Product ID: 201283
Spend your time in a more fun and effective way and explore Amsterdam during a private layover tour. Enjoy a walking tour of the city center and take a 1-hour canal cruise before you are returned in time for your connecting flight.
About this activity
Duration: 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Dutch
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

Select participants, date and language:



  • Cruise along Amsterdam's famous canals
  • Explore the city on foot or on a bike during a private tour
  • Be picked up and dropped off at the airport in a private car
  • Drop off your bags at the office and use the free WiFi
  • Visit the famous Rijksmuseum or Van Gogh Museum
Full description
Instead of waiting at the terminal, enjoy a layover tour to Amsterdam city center. Meet your guide at the airport meeting point, from where you will be brought to the Layovers office. Here you can leave your bags, charge your phone and use the WiFi to check your last messages and tell the folks back home you arrived safely. Then, head off for your tour.

The guide will take you on a walking tour through the historic center of Amsterdam. Then enjoy a 1-hour canal cruise along Amsterdam's famous waterways. Alternatively, choose the option to enjoy a bike tour through the city with bike rental included, or visit the Rijksmuseum or Van Gogh Museum. 

Afterward, meet your guide again and continue the walking tour back to the office, where you can collect your bag and be picked up by our driver. Transfer back to the airport in time for your connecting flight.
  • Private pick-up and drop-off at the airport
  • Luggage storage
  • Usage of Wifi and phone charging at the office
  • Entrance tickets, bike rental, and transfers to/from museum if needed
  • Audiotour in 20 languages at the Canal Cruise
  • Private English-speaking guide during the walking tour
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Private guide inside the museums

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Between platform 3-4 and 5-6 in the main hall, close to the Burger King, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS), Evert van de Beekstraat 202, 1118 CP Schiphol, Netherlands

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• Due to the opening times of the attractions, the earliest pick-up possible is at 8.30 AM and first entrance to any attraction is 9 AM
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.3 / 5

based on 4 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    5 / 5
  • Organization
    5 / 5
  • Value for money
    3.7 / 5
  • Safety
    5 / 5
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March 5, 2020

February 25, 2020

A little communication issue but good people

Because the drivers and the tour guides are independent, just be really clear about where and when you will meet.

April 26, 2019

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Product ID: 201283