Amsterdam Light Festival canal cruise
Activities

Amsterdam Light Festival canal cruise

Free cancellation
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 1 hour 15 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • See the most beautiful light artworks of the past decade
  • Experience the light festival from a comfortably heated boat
  • Admire the light sculptures produced by artists from both home and abroad
  • Sail through the scenery of a spectacular lit Amsterdam by night
  • Cruise along the canals for 75-minutes
What to expect

Step aboard a comfortably heated boat and experience the Amsterdam Light Festival from the water. One masterpiece after another will slide into your sight while you look through the windows at the enchanting illuminated canals of Amsterdam. Prepare to be dazzled by the fabulous light art exhibits along this 75-minute canal cruise.

See the most popular light artworks from the past nine editions return to the Amsterdam canals. An awe inspiriring total of twenty light artworks will be placed along the route for the 10th anniversary edition that is all about 'Celebrate Light'. Take a look back at ten years of light art that strengthens the bond with the city, residents and its visitors.

Enjoy this unforgettable experience for all ages! Starting the moment you enter the festive mooring - where you're able to purchase a drink that keeps you warm during the crisp cold nights. This will totally put you in the right winter mood.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Audio guide
    • Cruise
    Where

    Damrak 5, 1012 MB Amsterdam, Netherlands

    Meeting point:
    Board your cruise opposite Amsterdam Central Station, next to the bridge. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to boats departure time.
    What to remember
    • This is a special cruise event operating from 2 December to 23 January
    • Audio guides in English and Dutch are available on board - the central audio system will tell you all about the magnificent works of light during the cruise
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    Provider
    Stromma Netherlands
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the experience begins.

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