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  • Spido Harbour Tours Rotterdam

    Discover the port of Rotterdam with Spido harbour tours
    Spido harbour tours are one of the best and most popular attractions of Rotterdam with over 500.000 passengers per year. Spido is a household name in Rotterdam as this shipping comany was established back in 1919. The ultramodern Spido fleet takes you on a tour through the impressive port of Rotterdam, one of the biggest ports in the world! During the tour you will see huge vessels, busy harbour traffic and some of the best sights of Rotterdam. Spido is a great way to discover Rotterdam in a nutshell. On board the Spido ships you comfortably sit inside or enjoy the sun on the outside deck and take some one of a kind pictures!

    Sail along the famous sights of Rotterdam
    The Spido tourist vessels depart at the base of the impressive Erasmus Bridge. During the departure you have a stunning view on the bridge: don't forget to bring your camera! After leaving the quay, Spido sails along the historic Veerhaven and the Maritime Quarter with the beautiful World Museum. At the other bank of the river Maas, you will see the Wilhelmina Pier with the skyscrapers Montevideo and New Orleans and the famous Hotel New York. A bit further downstream, you can admire the Euromast panorama tower and the museum cruiser ss Rotterdam. Spido also takes you to the harbours of Rotterdam and you'll be in the middle of all the port installations within minutes.

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    Harbour Tours in greater Rotterdam
    Depending on the roundtrip you choose you'll have a minor or big Rotterdam port experience. The most popular Spido tour is the 75 minutes Rotterdam Harbour Tour. This tour offers you a unique view of shipyards, docks and the hypermodern transhipping of thousands of containers. There is no need for an advance reservation. In July and August you can take the Extended Harbour Tour or the Summer Evening Tour to explore the international port of Rotterdam. During these 2.5 hrs tours you will experience the action of the international port and see shipbuilding and ships' repair companies, pipe layers, Roll On-Roll Off ferries, dry docks and the sight of millions of containers being transhipped. You won't forget this impressive trip in Rotterdam!

    Day Trips with Spido
    If you're looking for the total package you can join one of the 6-8 hours Spido boat trips. During this minicruise you'll not only discover industrial areas in greater Rotterdam but also beautiful natural parks and picturesque littel port towns. Spido offers day trips to Maasvlakte 2  and to the Delta Works all year round.

    Spido boat trip Maasvlakte 2
    During this daytrip, Spido sails you to a brand new piece of reclaimed surface of the Netherlands: the Maasvlakte 2 Rotterdam port area. This boat trip takes you via the Nieuwe Waterweg channel towards the Maeslant storm barrier and Hoek van Holland beach, the Europort area and final destination Maasvlakte 2. During your Spido boat trip to Maasvlakte 2 you feel really tiny, as this brand new port area this is home of the biggest vessels and port equipment in the world. Coffee with apple pie and a lunch with warm and cold food are included. At Maasvlakte, you can deboard the ship at the Futureland Rotterdam visitor centre with a view at Maasvlakte beach. Admire the new and dynamic port area from nearby. On your way back to downtown Rotterdam, you will see the port areas Botlek, Pernis, Eem, Waalhaven and Maashaven and of course the historic steamer ss Rotterdam. The Spido boat tour to Maasvlakte lasts around 8 hours.

    Summer Boat Trips Spido Rotterdam
    In July and August, Spido offers a broader choice of day trips. In addition to the regular day trips, Spido sails to the Loevestein Castle, to the city of Willemstad and to the city of Woudrichem.

    Spido summer boat trip Willemstad
    During this Spido boat tour you will sail over the river Nieuwe Maas to the Botlek port area and you'll pass cities like Spijkenisse and Hoogvliet and national park Rhoonse Grienden. By the rivers Spui and Haringvliet you'll sail via the city of Numansdorp to the characteristic harbour of Willemstad. In Willemstad you will deboard to do an extensive city walk with a guide. After the visit to Willemstad, Spido takes you back to Rotterdam via the Moerdijk bridge and the historic city of Dordrecht. On your way back, you'll also see also the Feyenoord Soccer Stadium. You can book this Spido day tour every Wednesday in July and August. Upon boarding you're welcomed with coffee and cake. Also a lunch buffet is included. The Spido boat tour to Willemstad lasts around 8 hours.

    Combination Tickets Spido Rotterdam
    If you plan to visit several attractions or museums in Rotterdam, a Spido combination ticket is a cheap package deal. Enjoy a harbour trip and visit the World Art Museum of Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen. Or have dinner at Ketelbinkie, go to Lasergame Rotterdam or Miniworld Rotterdam which is also great for kids.

    Spido Moeders High Tea Cruise
    Speciaal voor alle lieve moeders organiseert Spido de Moederdag High Tea cruise. Verwen je moeder met een leuke en uitgebreide havenrondvaart van ca. 2 uur en 30 minuten onder het genot van een van een heerlijk high tea buffet met diverse zoete en hartige lekkernijen. Tijdens deze rondvaart vaar je naar het Botlekgebied en zie je de enorme bedrijvigheid van de wereldhaven van dichtbij. Ook kom je langs imposante gebouwen zoals de prachtige Erasmusbrug, Hotel New York, de Euromast, het voormalige cruiseschip SS Rotterdam en natuurlijk heel veel wolkenkrabbers. Een leuke tip voor moederdag! Datum: Zondag 14 mei 2017 Programma: Inscheping vanaf 13.30 uur. Aanvang programma om 14.00 uur Einde programma om ca. 17.00 uur. Tarief Volwassenen € 35,00 p.p. Kinderen (4 t/m 11 jaar) € 22,50 p.p. Inclusief de rondvaart, high tea buffet en onbeperkt thee tijdens het buffet. Meer informatie vind je op https://www.spido.nl/tochten-cruises/moeders-high-tea-cruise

    Beach Boys Dinner Cruise
    Heb je geen concerttickets voor de Beach Boys op 5 juni 2017 kunnen bemachtigen? Spido biedt je de mogelijkheid om het bijna uitverkochte concert in het Nieuwe Luxor theater alsnog te bezoeken met voorafgaand een bijzondere 'dinner cruise' over de Maas. Stap aan boord van één van de luxe schepen aan de achterzijde van het nieuwe Luxor Theater. Hier word je door de bemanning ontvangen met een tropische welkomstcocktail. Volledig in sfeer voor het concert is er ook een uitgebreid tropisch buffet. Rond 19:30 meert de Spido aan bij het Nieuwe Luxor Theater en word je begeleid naar je eerste rangs zitplaatsen. Tarief volwassenen € 125,00 p.p. inclusief 1e rangs zitplaatsen t.w.v. €69 en een dinner cruise. Meer informatie vind je op https://www.spido.nl/tochten-cruises/beach-boys-dinner-cruise.

    Vaders Haring Cruise Spido 2017
    Op vaderdag organiseert Spido 's middags een gezellige cruise voor alle vaders en liefhebbers van ‘Hollandse Nieuwe’. Spido organiseert speciaal op Vaderdag een bijzondere en ontspannen middagcruise waarbij iedereen, maar de vaders in het bijzonder, kunnen genieten van diverse heerlijke haringhapjes. Aan boord kun je even langs bij 'Vaders Borrel en Bier stand' waar speciaalbier en borrels verkrijgbaar zijn. Als je je vader een origineel cadeau wilt geven is dit een lekker idee! Boarding op 18 juni om 14:00, Vertrek om 14:30. Aankomst om 17:00. Prijs €25,50 per persoon en kinderen t/m 11 jaar €13,50, wel even van te voren reserveren. Voor meer informatie zie: www.spido.nl/tochten-cruises/vaders-haring-cruise

  • Rotterdam Calendar 2017
    Rotterdam Calendar 2017
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    Welcome Card
    Welcome Card
    This card entitles you to free travelling and a coupon book with plenty of discounts on attractions, museums and restaurants.

    Call a Watertaxi and travel the river in style to one of the numerous boarding points.

    ss Rotterdam
    ss Rotterdam
    Go back to the past and visit Steamship Rotterdam, the great former Holland America Line cruise ship.

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  • OPENING HOURS Spido Harbour Tours Rotterdam

    Always an appropriate Spido harbour tour
    Spido Rotterdam offers harbour tours throughout the year. Their earliest tours depart around 10 am and the last tours depart around 5 pm. The Spido schedule strongly depends on the season and there's a different schedule for weekdays and weekends. The daytrips to Tweede Maasvlakte and to the Land van Heusden and Altena are scheduled a few times per week only. Please check on www.spido.nl for an up to date schedule. Please note: Spido deparures require a minimum of 20 passengers!

  • TICKETS Spido Harbour Tours Rotterdam

    harbour daytrip spido rotterdam

    These are the rates for
    Spido Tours in Rotterdam:

    Harbour Tour  
    Children under 4Free
    Age 4 through 11€8,00
    Adults age 12 and above€13,25
    Extended Harbour Tour /
    Summer Evening Tour
    Children under 4Free
    Age 4 through 11€13,25
    Adults age 12 and above€23,00
    Tweede Maasvlakte Port
    Children under 4Free
    Age 4 through 11€29,50
    Adults age 12 and above€57,50
    Children under 4Free
    Age 4 through 11€22,50
    Adults age 12 and above€47,50

    Discount Spido

    With the Rotterdam Welcome Card for tourists, you will get a fair discount on Spido harbour tours. For Rotterdam Pass holders, a Spido harbour tour is free.

  • PARKING Spido Harbour Tours Rotterdam

    Spido Rotterdam by public transport
    Spido harbour tours is located next to the famous landmark of Rotterdam: the Erasmus Bridge at Willemplein 85. From Rotterdam Central Station, get there by metro and stop at Leuvehaven. Plan your trip on www.9292.nl. To travel by public transport in Rotterdam you need to purchase a special travel chipcard first.

    Parking near Spido Rotterdam
    Park your car in the Erasmus parking. Please check our page about parking in Rotterdam for further information.

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