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Fabulous! Must come one time in life!

Giethoorn is really incredible place in Holland! Must come to stay at least two nights to know this... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
LeoKuo
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Kaohsiung, Taiwan
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Quaint town with picturesque canals and wonderful lake

Went on a Sunday morning. This is about an hour’s drive from Amsterdam. Hired a self driving boat... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
medysurya
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Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Giethoorn is really incredible place in Holland! Must come to stay at least two nights to know this place! At lease to visit one time in the life! It's really like fairy tale scene😍

Thank LeoKuo
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Went on a Sunday morning. This is about an hour’s drive from Amsterdam. Hired a self driving boat for 2 hours and drove in mad traffic through the canals till we reached the lake where it was bliss. The whole boat ride was very scenic...More

Thank medysurya
Reviewed 14 June 2018

I visited with my husband, did canal cruise trip, unfortunately a dark rainy day still very beautiful. Journy was memorable, well worth a visit if you are visiting Netherlands.

Thank kumuduni g
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Clearly before anyone can hire a boat they undertake no instruction.... so many people on the canals in little boats with zero understanding how to manoeuvre - especially with a beer in hand!

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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Me and My Family were very satisfied with Giethoorn. This place is a small village around 90minutes from Amsterdam. Giethoorn not as famous as Volendam or Dams Square, but It is a nice touristy place. Not too big, not crowded, you dont have too queue...More

Thank Denny F
Reviewed 25 December 2017

Usually, I am not into the typical tourist attractions in a country, but I must say I am glad I visited Giethoorn. It's a quaint little village in the Netherlands. They call it the 'Venice of the Netherlands'. To me, it looked like a few...More

Thank Charith D
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Really impressed with the friendly staff who were keen to help and arrange good quality boat hire for the day. Central location, linked with a great cafe at the heart of busy Giethoorn. Thank you - thoroughly recommended.

Thank Mike
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We took a boat tour then had a few hours to walk around, before our tour headed back to Amsterdam. It was nice to do the boat rifles, get a feel for the town then head out on foot. We stopped at a restaurant, had...More

2  Thank Thedevelopingimage
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Giethoorn also known as "Dutch Venice" within the Netherlands and it could not be more accurate! For those arriving by car do not expect to be able to drive within the town, oh no here you can choose to use your legs or spend between...More

2  Thank Margit I
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Giethoorn is a very beautiful place, but I found the scenery as seen on google. The drive from amsterdam was only 1.5 hour, so I guess giving it a try won't hurt too much. At least I enjoyed driving a boat in those little canels.

1  Thank helhng
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