Rent your private boat with guide during the Amsterdam Light Festival

Amsterdam Light Festival returns each year to illuminate the city's streets and canals with light installations . From November 29 until January 20 you can enjoy 30 pieces of artwork that are specially made for the Amsterdam Light Festival.

What better way to experience the Amsterdam Light Festival like a local. Enjoy the comfort and luxury on this unique notary boat for 10 persons, while a guide takes you on a 75 minute journey along the light festival route. Sit back and relax with free glühwein and optional catering.

Book the Cruise Like a local private boat for € 235,- including 3L free glühwein

Rather rent another private boat? Have a look at the Cruise Like a Local boat for 8 persons or 12 persons



Booking / Buy Tickets


  • Departure location: Singel 7 - on the side of the canal
  • When: November 29 until January 20
  • Frequency: daily between 16:30 – 22:30
  • Duration: 75 minutes
  • Check-in: 15 minutes before departure
  • Price: € 235,-
  • Capacity: 10 persons


  • 3L glühwein
  • Skipper/guide with knowledge of the Amsterdam Light Festival and its artwork
  • 5 star experience (see our reviews on Tripadvisor)

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Private boat - 10 persons

Embark on this beautiful, authentic notary boat. This 100 year old, restored and original, notary boat can accommodate up to 10 passengers. The boat has a toilet and the rear deck can be open to get the best views of the Amsterdam Light Festival.

  • Sustainable
  • Order directly online
  • Luxurious
  • Instant ticket delivery by email
  • Local Expert
  • Show tickets on your smartphone
  • Weather proof

Highlight Tour - 45 min.

The Highlight Tour is a shortened boat tour along the highlights of the Amsterdam Light Festival. In a 45 minutes our guide will take you to the best pieces of art of the festival on the canals of Amsterdam. Experience the highlights of the Amsterdam Light Festival and hop on board!

  • € 13,50 including a free glühwein