Even so during winter times sailing through the Amsterdam canals is an amazing experience. KINboat uses covered and heated boats which ensures you a comfortable and pleasant cruise along all the highlights of Amsterdam. Cruise Like a Local together with your friends, family or colleagues and hop on board of the luxurious private boat suited for 8 people.

Cruise Like a Local and experience the Amsterdam Light Festival at the same time? Sure! Hop on board between November 29 and January 21 and enjoy the 30 pieces of artwork that are specially made for this festival. You will discover the Amsterdam Light Festival during a 75 minute private boat tour with a certified guide (only during evening hours).

Book the Cruise Like a Local boat for  € 195,- including 2L free glühwein and guide

Rather rent another private boat? Have a look at the Cruise Like a Local boat for 10 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: € 195,-
  • Capacity: 8 persons


  • 2L 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 - 8 persons

  • € 195

This eco-friendly boat that fits a group of 8 is not only environmental friendly, it hardly makes any sound so you can enjoy the canals of Amsterdam and its highlights to the fullest. The top cover, heated inside area and cushions give you that extra comfort you can expect on a private boat.

  • 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