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Experience a scenic evening cruise along the iconic Amsterdam canals
See the picturesque bridges and merchant houses, illuminated at night
Enjoy a drink or snack on board, and learn about the hotspots on Amsterdam's Canal Belt
What to expect
Experience Amsterdam at its most beautiful. Get aboard a canal boat when the sun goes down and the city lights are switched on. During this unforgettable cruise, you will see some of the most scenic waterways of Amsterdam’s Canal Belt. Glide along and see the illuminated buildings, bridges, and boats that give the city its unique appearance.
A host will welcome you aboard and you'll be able to order drinks and snacks. The personal audio guide will provide you stories, legends, and historical facts about Amsterdam, as you set sail. Sit back, relax, and learn about the local hotspots including notable restaurants and nightclubs; and of course the infamous Red Light District.
COVID-19 informationThe 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 vaccination or negative COVID test may be required, please confirm the local requirements before your visit
What’s not included
Drinks and snacks
Stadhouderskade 501, 1071 ZD Amsterdam, Netherlands
Please exchange your voucher before taking the tour at Stadhouderskade 501 (1071 ZD), opposite the Hard Rock Café. Boats depart from the same location. Look out for the Blue Boat Company sign
- Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
- Please make sure to be at the dock for your canal cruise at least 10 minutes prior to departure
- No Evening Cruises during the Amsterdam Light Festival
Blue Boat Company
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.
Important to know
- Wheelchair access can be organised
- Audio guide is available on board in English, Italian, French, Spanish, German, Portuguese, Russian, Dutch, Japanese, Croatian, Czech, Chinese, Cantonese, Korean, Thai, Bahasa, Polish, Swedish, Hindi and Arabic