Book a Tour Amsterdam

Amsterdam Light Festival Tour

Book A Tour Amsterdam is a proud partner of the Amsterdam Light Festival! 

Are you ready to see Amsterdam’s canals transformed? Starting November 30, stunning light sculptures will be on display. These temporary artworks are designed to be viewed from the water, and we’ve created a special tour just for the occasion. 

During this private tour, we’ll sail along a route featuring all of the spectacular light creations. Includes complimentary drinks!

No need to worry about the fickle Dutch weather, as our boats are covered and feature heated seats. We also have blankets available on board to keep you extra warm and cozy. 

This is the perfect way to experience the season’s festivities while avoiding noisy crowds and harsh winter weather.

Please note that we’re offering private tours only.

This is a temporary seasonal tour, so don’t miss your chance! Book now to take advantage of this rare opportunity. 

Tour overview:

Duration: 90 minutes

Availability: Daily at 5 PM and 7 PM

Price: This tour starts at €180. For detailed pricing info, visit our Pricing page.

Amount of guests: Max 10 persons 

Enjoy the Canal Tour of a Lifetime!

Itinerary and pickup location

  • Tour departs from Prinsengracht 375 in front of Café van Puffelen
  • Special chance to discover the canal district and seasonal light sculptures
  • This tour includes complimentary beer, sparkling wine, water, and a selection of soft drinks.

    Feel free to bring your own food and drinks on board.

  • After the tour, you will be dropped off at the same location

Additional Info

  • On this tour, you’ll spend a full 90 minutes on the water.
  • Be advised that there is no toilet onboard.
  • Please dress according to the weather. It can change quickly in Amsterdam, so layers are always best!
  • The tour will continue in all weather conditions except for strong winds. If you need to cancel, please do so at least 4 hours prior to your tour’s scheduled start time. 
  • This is a seasonal tour that fills up quickly, so be sure to reserve your spot early and avoid disappointment!
  • Have a question? Visit our Frequently Asked Questions page for more information about our tours.

What to expect on your tour

On this private 90-minute tour, you’ll discover the canals of Amsterdam like never before. Our tours are legendary for our team’s expertise and knowledge of the city. On this cruise, you’ll get the rare chance to sail through the quaint and peaceful canals as well as along the official Light Festival route.

Our lovely boat is electric, which makes it quiet enough for you to hear the gentle lapping of the water. The boat also features a retractable roof, so you’ll be comfortable whatever the weather. 

What else sets us apart:

  • Family owned & operated
  • Specialized skipper/guide
  • Licensed & insured company
  • All major credit cards accepted
With all these fabulous features in mind, it’s no wonder that we are one of the leading companies for boat tours in Amsterdam!
Light Festival Boat Tour

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More Book A Tour Amsterdam canal tours:

Private 90-min Canal Tour

Sail through the Jordaan and checkout the tiny canals.

Private 2-hour Canal Tour

See the Jordaan, Canal District and Amstel river.