Canal Tour

Take a fascinating boat tour through Leiden.
You will be sailing on a stylish water taxi through the picturesque canals and along the green fringed moats of 'Old Leyden'. An experienced skipper will tell you all about the splendor of Leiden’ s history. In just under an hour, the boat tour will show you the many beautiful sites of the city’s centre.

From Saturday, 5th of June till the end of October, the Boat Tour through Leiden runs on a daily basis. Departing from our shipping office at Apothekersdijk no. 5 in the centre of the city.

Our open "skûtsje" - suitable for up to 9 people (according to the one and a half meter protocol) - traverses the narrowest canals and takes you along the most beautiful sights of the historic city center.

Book online at Stichting De Leidse Rederij
Please submit your booking timely, but at least one day in advance.
You can pay at our Shipping Office right before departure by PIN or cash.

Tour available in the languages:
Dutch – English – German – French* – Greek* - Spanish* - Japanese*.
* On request