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  2. North Holland
  3. Amsterdam
  4. Grachtengordel

Amsterdam: Lovers Light Festival Cruise

Product ID: 56675
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This winter Amsterdam will be illuminated once again during the Amsterdam Light Festival. Board a 90-minute cruise to admire unique light sculptures, projections, and works of art lining the banks of the city’s historic canals.
About this activity
Duration 90 minutes
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Audio guide/headphones
Dutch, English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Cruise along Amsterdam’s historic canals and enjoy the onboard commentary
  • Admire light sculptures, projections, and installations by contemporary artists
  • Take in the Amsterdam Light Festival from the water
Full description
Be sure to take in Amsterdam’s Light Festival if you’re visiting this winter. During the Festival, the historical center of Amsterdam is illuminated by light sculptures, projections, and installations by contemporary national and international artists.

The Festival is best viewed from the water, as you will see on this 90-minute Water Colors Cruise. The cruise begins near the Amsterdam central train station and takes you along the city’s iconic canals, past many historic sites and other popular attractions.

Light plays a central role in the city as museums and institutions organize light-related activities, introducing visitors to innovations in light art.

When booking you may choose from two departure points, Central Station or Leidse Square.
  • 90-minute canal cruise with onboard commentary
  • Amsterdam Light Festival

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Important information
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• Children aged 3 years or younger go free of charge (provided they do not occupy their own seat)
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Product ID: 56675