Are you with a group and rather sail on a private boat? KINboat offers you a very luxurious private boat for 12 persons that has all the comfort you need: partially covered, heated area inside, comfortable cushions and a toilet on board. Cruise Like a Local with your group, even in winter, and enjoy sightseeing Amsterdam by boat.

Do you want to discover the Amsterdam Light Festival by private boat? Rent the Cruise Like a Local boat between November 29 and January 21 and enjoy the light show by water. A guide takes you on a 75 minute private boat tour along the route of the Amsterdam Light Festival (only during evening hours). 

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

Rather rent another boat? Have a look at the Cruise Like a Local boat for 8 persons or for 10 persons

Booking / Buy Tickets


  • 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: € 275,-
  • Capacity: 12 persons


  • 4L glühwein
  • Skipper/guide with all the knowledge of Amsterdam and the Amsterdam Light Festival
  • 5 star experience (see our reviews on Tripadvisor)


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Private boat - 12 persons

This very luxurious private boat is suited to sail any time of the year. As it has an open front- and rear deck and is covered in between, you and your friends can enjoy the Amsterdam canals even during the winter. It is heated, has a toilet on board and a sound system where you can connect your phone and listen to your own music. Fun garuanteed!

  • 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