Giethoorn to Enclosing Dike Day Tour

Dreamy 'Dutchscapes' Trip

/10 (400 votes)

Amsterdam, Netherlands

9 Hours

About this tour

Grab this once in a lifetime experience, don’t miss the opportunity of exploring a beautiful tiny village, near the border with Germany, known as ‘Little Venice’ by the inhabitants of the Netherlands. Giethoorn is a peaceful and serene small town that exhibits harmony and the scenes of many canals. Meet the local guide and driver who give you the stories of the centuries old Dutch battle against the water. Let us organize for you a fuss-free trip that covers travel by bus and boat ride. Your guide and group will explore fantastic natural views visiting the dreamiest place in Netherland! It’s known for its boat-filled waterways, footpaths, bicycle trails and centuries-old thatched-roof houses.

Get to know how cheese is made with a practical tour of a cheese farm where you’ll be taken through a session of cheese-making tasting. Also included, is the trip to the Enclosing Dike a 30 kilometres long wall that blocks the water from the North Sea and keeps a large part of the Netherlands safe and dry. For your meal break we recommend you try Dutch Pancakes, they will lift your spirits.

Tour Highlights

  • Visit the “Little Venice” of the Netherlands: Giethoorn,
  • Traverse Giethoorn in your own way: buy souvenirs and enjoy a fantastic lunch
  • Take in the imposing scenery of the Enclosing Dike
  • Take photos for memory

Practical information


  • Transportation from Amsterdam by deluxe coach
  • Guide
  • Boat tour in Giethoorn
  • Photo stop at Enkhuizen Dijk (Enclosing Dike


Not Included

  • Lunch

Additional information

Operated by Tours & Tickets


/10 (400 votes)

The tour guide Pytel is amazing!!! He is funny and do a great job. Also the driver is friendly. We had a great time with them.

Review by GetYourGuide traveler – United Kingdom