Cruise Like a Local during winter on your own private boat. No matter the weather, even during the colder months of the year you can cruise in all comfort and luxury through the canals of Amsterdam on this private boat.

Every year the Amsterdam Ligh Festival lights up the city of Amsterdam and her canals. You can join this event together with your friends, family or colleagues on this Cruise Like a Local boat. Rent a private boat between November 29 and January 21 and a guide will take you on a 75 minute private cruise along the lights of the Amsterdam Light Festival (only during evening hours)

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

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


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  • Departure: Singel 7 - on the side of the canal
  • When: October until February | Amsterdam Light Festival November 29 - January 20
  • Frequency: daily between 9:00 - 22:30 | Amsterdam Light Festival route 16:30 – 22:30
  • Duration: 75 minutes
  • Check-in: 15 minutes before departure
  • Price: € 235,-
  • Capacity: 10 persons


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


The ticket that you receive by e-mail as confirmation is valid as a reservation for your selected date and time.

Private boat - 10 persons

  • € 235

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 on board and the rear deck can be open to get the best views of Amsterdam.

  • Sustainable
  • Order directly online
  • Luxurious
  • Instant ticket delivery by email
  • Local Expert
  • Show tickets on your smartphone
  • Weather proof
€4,50 Discount!

Small Open Boat

The Small Open Boat tour in Amsterdam will take you on a fun cruise through the historic city center. You will see the magnificent 17th-century merchant houses. You will also see the old bridges, churches and houseboats that give the city its unique character.

  • € 18,- € 13,50