Amsterdam Light Festival Cruise from Central Station

Free cancellation
Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
Language: English, Dutch
Mobile voucher accepted
Safety measures applied

Do this because

Admire the beautiful decorations of Amsterdam Light Festival, best viewed from water

Discover the best attractions and sights of Amsterdam, illuminated for the festival

What to expect

This winter, Amsterdam will light up once again up during Amsterdam Light Festival. During this festival, the historical center of Amsterdam will be the unique décor of light sculptures, projections and installations by contemporary international artists.

The beautiful decorations of the festival are best viewed from the water. Come aboard the Water Colors Cruise to enjoy the most atmospheric and enchantingly illuminated places in Amsterdam.

Light will play a central role in the city as museums and institutions organize light-related activities, introducing visitors to innovations in lightart. This is definitely another reason to visit the beautiful city of Amsterdam this year!

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COVID-19 information

The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.

The experience complies with government regulations

Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected

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 included

Free WiFi on board


Prins Hendrikkade 25, 1012 AB Amsterdam, Netherlands

Meeting point:

Please check in at LOVERS Canal Cruises, in front of central station of Amsterdam. Show your (smartphone) ticket when boarding the Canal Cruise.


Tourism Group International

Cancellation policy

Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

Important to know

  • On board audio guide in English and Dutch
  • Note this is limited time event occuring annually from December to mid January
  • Infants (age 0-3) can join the cruise for free