Savour the spectacle of Amsterdam's Light Festival from the city's iconic canals. Take a Water Colors Cruise this winter.

• Enjoy unrivalled views of the Light Festival displays.

• Listen to festival commentary in English and Dutch.

• Cruises run every day from Nov 29, '18 - 20 Jan, '19.

• Passes are reserved and sent immediately via email.


About The Water Colors Canal Cruise:

The Dutch capital is set to flourish once again during this winter's Amsterdam Light Festival. Join in the celebrations with a 75-minute cruise through Amsterdam’s iconic canals and savour beautiful works of light-art by contemporary artists from around the world.

During the darkest days of the year the city is brightly illuminated with sculptures, projections and installations using light as the universal medium. The festival is best experienced from the water, and Lovers' Water Colors Canal Cruise will provide front row seats.

The cruise departs 17 times every day between November 29th, 2018 and January 20st, 2019. Pick the date and time slot that suits you best and enjoy a dazzling journey through the illuminated heart of Amsterdam.

today Season:

  • Winter 2018-19, Daily.

headset Commentary:

  • English and Dutch GPS audio guide.

schedule Tour Times:

  • 16:40 to 22:00, every 20 minutes.

place Departure Point:

  • Lovers Company Canal Cruises, Prins Hendrikkade 25.

hourglass_empty Duration:

  • Approx. 75 Minutes.

receipt Ticket Types:

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

Select your ticket type(s)

Helpful ticket usage instructions are listed below.

Important Information & Usage instructions

After purchasing your Water Colors Cruise tickets a voucher will be sent immediately via email.

Please print this voucher out and take it to the Lovers Company canal cruise pier at Prins Hendrikkade, 25. It will serve as your pass to join the cruise.

Remember to arrive at the pier at least 15 minutes before your selected departure time.

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