See the evening lights of Amsterdam as you sail along its enchanting waterways on the Candlelight Canal Cruise.

• Sample local charcuterie, speciality cheeses and wines.

• Sail past landmarks and watch the night roll by.

• Depart at 21:00 from the pier at Prins Hendrikkade 25.

• E-tickets are sent straight to your mobile device.


About The Candlelight Night Cruise:

Experience the illuminations of Amsterdam aboard a luxury candlelit night cruise. Glide past many of the capital’s most famous buildings and sights in their full night-time glory, all while enjoying a delicious cheeseboard.

This freshly prepared platter features a variety of speciality cheeses, complimented by delectable slices of locally sourced charcuterie (cooked meats). As you savour your nibbles friendly staff will be on-hand to pour your complimentary red or white wine - the perfect accompaniment to a romantic cruise.

today Season:

  • Every day from Oct 28 (2019) - Oct 18 (2020)*.
  • *Except Dec 25, 2019 - Jan 6, 2020.

headset Commentary:

  • Non-Applicable.

schedule Departure Times:

  • Oct 28 ('19) - Mar 18 ('20): Daily at 21:00.
  • Mar 19 - Oct 18, 2020: Daily at 21:00.

place Departure Point:

  • Lovers Company (Prins Hendrikkade 25, 1012 TM Amsterdam).

hourglass_empty Duration:

  • 2 Hours.

receipt Ticket Types:

  • Adult tickets aged 13+ years.
  • Child tickets aged 4-12 years.
  • Children aged 0-3 travel free of charge.

As the sun begins to set on the Dutch capital hop aboard this unique candlelit night cruise to see the city sights in all their illuminated glory. The Candlelight Night Cruise is an after-dark journey that traverses an essential sightseeing route through the heart of Amsterdam's Grachtengordel neighbourhood.

Cruises depart from the Lovers Company piers near West Side Central Station (Prins Hendrikkade 25); here you'll be welcomed aboard by a hospitable crew.

As the journey gets under way you'll be served a freshly prepared cheese board with nuts, charcuterie and a choice of either red or white wine. Soft drinks are also available for non-drinkers.

Select your ticket type(s)

Helpful ticket usage instructions are listed below.

Important Information & Usage instructions

Once you've completed your purchase an electronic voucher will be sent via email. Present this to staff at the Tours & Tickets Office on Damrak 26. You can either print the voucher out or show it on a mobile device.

After you have been issued with your cruise pass[es] simply head along to the Lovers Company quay at Prins Hendrikkade, 25 and join your selected departure. Be sure to arrive at the pier at least 30 minutes before your cruise is due to depart.

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