Discover a different side of the Netherlands. Far away, from the urban bustle of Amsterdam. Join us, on a day trip to the picturesque water village of Giethoorn. Learn the history of our car-free village while being sailed around. Explore Giethoorn's canals, gardens, and wetlands on a private tour included in the price. Here you will find a selection of reliable private guides of Giethorn.
Canal cruise through Giethoorn
- One-hour canal cruise
- Experienced skipper
- Coffee or tea
Private guide in Giethoorn
- Local guide
- No Commercial Interests
- Giethoorn without tourists
Giethorn.com has many years of experience in guiding small groups in Netherlands. We are a private tour company located in the village center of Giethoorn. In fact, the locals who run this private tour company are one of the most passionate guides there are in Giethoorn. So, If you want to make sure that you’ll have these private guides sailing you then it is advisable to book them in advance. You can call us directly on 06-33399923 to make a reservation.
A private tour in a luxury sloop is for groups up to 12 people. Costs per hour start in 2022 from €110 for a small group. You sail through the Venice of the Netherlands in a luxurious old Dutch sloop. Your private captain will lead you through our village. During the boat trip, the captain will tell you all the special things about the Venice of Holland. The captain speaks Dutch, English, German and a little Arabic. In combination with a private tour by minibus from Amsterdam to Giethoorn, discounts are possible.
- 2-hour boat trip from € 220
- Own captain
Self-sailing in Giethoorn
You can also rent a boat through us. This allows Giethoorn to discover on its own. With the giethoorn sailing app, the chance of getting lost is also very small. We recommend that you reserve a whisper boat well in advance. Through this site you can reserve a boat in Giethoorn.
Are you're looking for a maximum experience of Giethoorn Village? Than, we advice you to hire a private tour guide. Because, they can show you all the highlights and hidden treasures of Giethoorn. Then you need to take a Giethoorn private boat tour.
Pick up at your hotel
We have a pick-up service at your Dutch hotel. Our customers are picked up with a luxury car. So, you can allow yourself a carefree day. Usally customers are picked up from their hotel around 10am.
This private guides offer 2 types of boats. They sail in a 6 person sloop. And use a 12 person sloop for bigger groups or for groups who want more space. Both boats are luxurious whisper boats with an electric engine. The boats have lovely soft cushions to sit on. Additionally, you can eat on the boat.
Parking and location
You can park your car next to the giethoorn boat rental at Beulakerweg 55 at Giethoorn. Parking is free here.
Address: Beulakerweg 55, 8355AB Giethoorn
local Private captain/guide
Are you looking for a maximum experience of Giethoorn? Still rent a boat in Giethoorn but can't or don't want to sail yourself? Then let yourself be accompanied by a local Private captain/guide. These guides will show you all the highlights and hidden treasures of Giethoorn. You will see places in Giethoorn that 95% of the visitors will not see. Traffic jams are also a thing of the past. We can also be hired for:
- Bachelor parties
- Team building
- School trips