Winterlights Cruise

We will enjoy the coloured lights in Amsterdam. Starting December 2, the light sculptures will be in the city for the 10th edition.
Where will you be able to enjoy this the best??
Surely from the water, on one of the Rederij Paping boats.

During this tour we will sail along the route of all the light sculptures.
The tour will leave from the dock in front of the Krijtberg kerk at Singel 446. 

This year, we offer private tours only.

Don’t worry about being cold, we have a roof, heating and blankets on board. Uniquely in Amsterdam, our heated seats also provide back heating.

A Brief Description

€ 190

Duration: 90 minutes

Availability: daily at 6 PM and 8 PM

Price: €190/tour

Amount of guests: max 8 persons 

Enjoy the Canal Tour of a Lifetime!

Itinerary and Pickup Location

  1. Your skipper will pick you up in the city center at Singel 446 
  2. You’ll have a special chance to discover the canals of canal district 
  3. Tour includes complimentary Cava, beer and small selection of soft drinks
  4. After the tour, you will be dropped off at the same location

Additional Info

On this tour, you’ll spend 90 whole minutes on the water.

Be advised, 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. 

Please make your tour reservation at least 24 hours before your preferred start time. 

What to expect on your tour

On this special Private 90-minute Canal Tour, you’ll discover the canals of Amsterdam like never before. Join skipper Paap on his legendary cruise through the quaint and peaceful canals of Amsterdam, as well as the Light Sculpture 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. 

Tour includes Cava, beer and a small selection of soft drinks. With all these fabulous features in mind, it’s no wonder that we are one of the leading companies for boat tours in Amsterdam!

  • Family Owned & Operated
  • Specialized Skipper/Guide
  • Licensed & Insured Company
  • All Major Credit Cards Accepted

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Frequently Asked Questions

We normally have a maximum of 10 guests per tour. Due to Corona, we currently only allow a maximum of 8 people per tour.

Yes, you are allowed to bring your dog on the private tours. Please rate us on

Yes, you are allowed to bring a stroller.

  • We disinfect the boat after every tour.
  • The skipper doesn’t shake guests.
  • There’s a 1,5 m distance between skipper and guests.
  • We have hand-sanitiser available.
  • Mouth masks are available

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