Canal cruises amsterdam

Festival
of Lights
Amsterdam

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Festival of Lights

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Quick details

Festival of Lights

—first class view

Festival of Lights is the annual canal event. Don’t miss out!

During the Amsterdam FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS (November 30, 2023-January 21, 2024), international light artists display their artwork and illuminate the city center. The best way to view the light art along the canals is from a boat.

The Festival of Lights is one of the tem best winter festivals in Europe
—The Guardian

We follow a special route to see the best of the Light Exhibition: we go onto the Amstel River, the New Emperor’s Canal, Plantage Muidergracht, Entrepotdock, Eastern Dock and Old Rampart. We end at a the same location as started.

The captain will be your captain, host, and guide in-one and give you a unique perspective of the city.

Join us and enjoy a first-class view on the light artworks from our saloon boat!

GALLERY

—first class view on the light art festival

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WHY CHOOSE

—The Festival of lights Tour

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You get a first-class view of the open-air light art exhibition while enjoying a mulled wine or hot chocolate. In one word: AWESOME!

—Most famous boat in Amsterdam
—100% electric, no engine noise
—12 seats
—Toilet on board
—Covered lounge
—Sliding windows
—Sliding roof
—Outer deck
—Heating System
—Bluetooth music system
—Extra blankets

—90 minutes boat trip
—Tour in easy-to-follow English
—Captain, host, and guide (no script) in one
—Mulled wine and hot chocolate
—First class view of the Amsterdam Light Festival
—All Taxes

Bring a smile and a camera. We take care of everything else!

Departure point
We are waiting for you on the boat «Jonckvrouw» in front of the Museum of the Canals, Herengracht 386, Amsterdam Center

We are 5 minutes before the estimated start time at the location. Kindly avoid ringing the doorbell of canal houses.

Departure time
Your booked time slot: 4:30 pm, 6:30 pm or 8:30 pm

Arrival point
Returns to the original departure point.

—Adult (11+): 39 EUR
—Child (3-10): 29 EUR
—Private boat trip: 215 EUR per hour (excluding drinks and snacks and Toerist Tax 2,50 pp.)

Plan your trip

—real-time availability

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MEETING POINT Light Festival CRUISE

—Herengracht 386, Amsterdam center

WHAT OUR GUESTS SAY

—about the Festival of Lights tour