Dug in the 17th century, the canals of Amsterdam can be called world famous without any doubt.
For millions of tourists that visit the Dutch capital it’s a popular way to explore the city and it’s no surprise then that tour boats, water bikes and longboats are to be found all over.
The most famous canals among them all are the Herengracht, Keizersgracht, Prinsengracht and the Single.
Also during major events, the canals are the main sights. From the annual Canal Parade during Gay Pride to the Grachtenfestival (Canal Festival) are sights by themselves and attract thousands of visitors to the waterways.
Video Canals of Amsterdam