Rent your private canal boat to explore the Amsterdam Light Festival by water

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.

Step on board of this luxurious canal boat for 12 persons and enjoy the Amsterdam Light Festival like a local. A guide will take you and your group on this 75 minute during private tour. The boat is partially covered which makes it ideal to see all the artwork. Furthermore it is heated, has a toilet on board and you can play your own music via the sound system. Good fun guaranteed!

Book the Cruise Like a Local boat now for € 275,- including 4L free glühwein!

Rather rent another private boat? Have a look at the Cruise Like a Local boat for 8 persons or 10 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: € 275,-
  • Capacity: 12 persons


  • 4L 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- 12 persons

This luxurious private boat for 12 passengers is equipped with cushions for extra comfort, is partially covered so you can get the best views and has a toilet on board. Cruise in luxury on the Amsterdam canals together with your friends during 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