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Van Gogh Museum, Rijksmuseum and Cruise
Activities in Amsterdam

Van Gogh Museum, Rijksmuseum and Cruise

  • English English
  • 8 hours

On this tour, we'll get to know the two most important museums in Holland, the Van Gogh Museum and the Rijksmuseum, both with queue jump! To complete the experience, we will pass through the canals by boat, enjoying a meal on board.


The artistic tour begins in Museumplein, the museum square between the Van Gogh museum and the Rijksmuseum.

Our first stop will be the Rijksmuseum, the national museum dedicated to Dutch art and history. Just as with the Van Gogh Museum, we will also jump what are the occasionally infinite queues to enter. Sandwiches and a drink will also be provided.

Our guide will explain about the most important works in the museum's collection, such as Vermeer's "Milkmaid", or Rembrandt's "The Night Watch." The museum's collection contains over 8,000 works in total, over 80 galleries.

Leaving the museum behind we will embark on one of the boats which passes through the canals of the city. On our way we will find houseboats, churches, towers and a range of typically Dutch sights. 

Having eaten to renew our energy, the tour visits the Van Gogh Museum, the most visited museum in all Amsterdam. Once inside (and having jumped the enormous line) our guide will explain to us the compelling life of the Dutch artist painting by painting, from his beginnings to the turbulent end of his life.

Having discovered the evolution of the painter, you will have free time to visit what is an interesting museum shop and to drink a coffee.

Leaving the Van Gogh museum, we make our way towards Coster Diamonds, one of the oldest diamond workshops in the city. There we will finish our tour, with a free ticket to the Diamond Museum, which you can use any day of the week.

Important Information

This tour is exclusively in English, except for Sundays when it may be carried out in several languages depending on attendance.


Adults Children from 4 to 12 Children under 4
US$ 126.80
US$ 63.40
  • Adults

    US$ 126.8
  • Children from 4 to 12

    US$ 63.4
  • Children under 4


More Information


8 hours

Language English

The tour is exclusively in English.


Official English speaking guide.

Queue jump access to the Van Gogh Museum.

Queue jump access to the Rijksmuseum.

Boat trip along the canals.

Food in the Rijksmuseum (sandwiches, fruit and drink).

Small groups (maximum 20 people).

Ticket for the Diamond museum (valid for any day).

When to book?

Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.


Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.

Frequently asked questions

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US$ 126.80
No hidden fees or surcharges
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before the service starts

Meeting point

Paulus Potterstraat 8


Free! Free cancellation up to 24 hours before the activity starts. If you cancel under this time or do not show up, you will not be refunded.

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