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Lovers: 1 Hour Amsterdam Canal Cruise with Audio Guide

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  • Fall in love with Amsterdam aboard a glass-roofed boat cruise along its famous canals.
  • Capture the serene beauty of Amsterdam's world-famous canals from the water.
  • Catch sight of popular landmarks like the Skinny Bridge and admire the canal's Baroque architecture.
  • Upgrade your ticket to a semi-open boat tour and enjoy the unobstructed views and fresh air of Amsterdam.
  • Enjoy the hustle-bustle of the city from the semi-open boat that runs on solar energy and is completely silent, ensuring an eco-friendly tour.
  • Audioguides are available in a selection of 19 languages, enhancing your visit with insightful and entertaining commentary.
  • You can get an audioguide in Spanish, Thai, Turkish, Catalan, Chinese, Dutch, English, French, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Arabic, Polish, Portuguese and Russian.

This ticket has the following options that you can choose from:

  • Regular Canal Cruise
  • Semi-Open Boat Canal Cruise
  • Infants aged 3 and below go free. Children aged 4-13 enjoy reduced prices on their tickets (carry a valid photo ID).
  • Get a full refund on canceling this ticket up to 24 hours before the schedule.

Amsterdam: 1.5 Hour Evening Canal Cruise

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Duration: 90 Minutes
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  • Board your cruise and explore the canals of Amsterdam in the warm glow of the city illuminated at night.
  • You will be welcomed onboard the comfortable boat by the cruise staff and can kick off your journey by ordering a cold drink.
  • As you explore the UNESCO-listed canal belt, listen to the onboard audio guide with your free headphones, available in up to 21 different languages.
  • Learn about the history of Amsterdam, its former glory, and how it came to be what it is today.
  • The cruise will also drift past the canals that run through the district where most day cruises do not go - the infamous De Wallen or De Walletjes.
  • It is the largest and best known red-light district in Amsterdam, and its interesting history allows for quite the cultural exploration.

This ticket has the following options you can choose from:

  • Canal Cruise
  • Canal Cruise & Snackbox
  • 90-minute cruise.
  • Evening cruise with bar service
  • Multilingual audio guide
  • Snackbox - contains chips, popcorn, cheese biscuits, salted peanuts, and a soft drink of your choice (optional)

Available in the following languages:

English | French | Russian | Spanish | German | Chinese | Dutch | Italian | Portuguese | Arabic | Japanese | Turkish | Thai | Polish | Czech | Croatian | Indonesian | Cantonese | Swedish | Korean | Hindi

  • Infants aged 0-5 can enter for free. Children aged 6-12 enjoy reduced ticket pricing (carry a valid photo ID).
  • Get a full refund on canceling this ticket up to 12 hours before the schedule.

Flagship Amsterdam: Luxury Canal Cruise from Anne Frank House

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Duration: 60 mins
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  • Admire unobstructed views of Amsterdam and see the famous UNESCO Heritage-listed canals from the Golden Age on the only cruise with an expert live guide!
  • Depart from Anne Frank House in a closed saloon boat that takes you away from the city crowds.
  • The heated and covered boats are 100% electric. Originally built in 1910, with a capacity varying between 25 and 60, they are rife with history and character.
  • Fun Fact: Flagship Amsterdam is our highest-rated experience and is recognized worldwide as one of the must-do things when in Amsterdam!
  • Sip on a delicious drink from the onboard bar as you enjoy the stunning Amsterdam views from the luxury boat.
  • See the famed Seven Bridges, the crooked historic Dancing Houses, the prestigious Golden Bend, and the remarkable Anne Frank House.
  • Get an understanding of Dutch history, fun facts, and spot famous landmarks along the canals, with the help of your guide.

Inclusions

  • Live guide
  • 60-minute tour
  • Blankets

Exclusions

  • Drinks (see the menu here).
  • Infants aged 2 and under can enter for free. Children aged 3-10 enjoy reduced ticket pricing (carry a valid photo ID).
  • Get a full refund on canceling this ticket up to 24 hours before the schedule.

Amsterdam: Semi-Open Boat Canal Cruise

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  • Sink into the serene beauty of Amsterdam's world-famous canals on a 1hr immersive boat tour.
  • The all-new semi-open boats run on solar energy and are completely silent, ensuring an eco-friendly tour.
  • Enjoy uninterrupted views and fresh air as you take in spectacular sights around you.
  • Even if it rains, the boat allows you to enjoy the experience with the option of a closed roof.
  • Learn all about several popular attractions with an easily available audio guide in 19 languages.
  • Semi-open boat cruise
  • Electric and silent boats
  • Zero emission
  • Covered boat on rainy days
  • GPS audio guide in several languages
  • Food and drinks
  • Infants aged 3 and below go free. Children aged 4-13 enjoy reduced prices on their tickets (carry a valid photo ID).
  • Get a full refund on canceling this ticket up to 24 hours before the schedule.

Amsterdam: 75 Mins Open Boat Canal Cruise

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Duration: 1 Hr 15 Mins
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  • Set out on a small open-top boat ride on the waves of Amsterdam's canals.
  • Take in stunning views of the city and explore places that are generally not accessible the larger boats.
  • With nothing to obstruct the view, you get a splendid view of the cityscape - a must-see experience.
  • The boat will carry only a small group of passengers so you need not worry about there being large gatherings.
  • What's more, you get to learn more about Amsterdam thanks to the entertaining live commentary by the captain!
  • Sightseeing tour
  • Live commentary
  • Entrance to the Holland Casino
  • Pick-up and drop-off
  • Get a full refund on canceling this ticket up to 24 hours before the schedule.

Blue Boat: 75 Mins Amsterdam Canal Cruise

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Duration: 75 Min
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  • Take to the canals of Amsterdam and experience a whole other side of the Dutch capital from aboard the waters.
  • Watch iconic landmarks of Amsterdam float past you, such as the Heritage Museum and the Westerkerk Church.
  • Soak up the monumental buildings and rich baroque work along the banks of this canal cruise.
  • Listen to the audio commentary onboard and learn about the city's captivating history (available in 19 languages).
  • Upgrade your ticket to include a snackbox to your experience, which you'll receive before boarding the cruise.
  • The snackbox includes chips, popcorn, cheese biscuits, salted peanuts and a soft drink of your choice

This ticket has the following options that you can choose from:

  • Blueboat: 75 Mins Amsterdam Canal Cruise
  • Blueboat: 75 Mins Amsterdam Canal Cruise - dock from Heineken Experience
  • Blueboat: 75 Mins Amsterdam Canal Cruise with Snackbox
  • English, French, Russian, Spanish, German, Dutch, Italian, Portuguese, Arabic, Japanese, Turkish, Polish, Czech, Croatian, Indonesian, Korean, Hindi, Traditional Chinese, Chinese
  • Infants aged 4 and under go free. Children aged 5-11 enjoy reduced ticket pricing (carry a valid photo ID).
  • Get a full refund on canceling this ticket up to 24 hours before the schedule.

Amsterdam Light Festival Canal Cruise

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Duration: 90 mins
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  • Witness Amsterdam transform into a beautiful open-air light museum in the 10th edition of the Amsterdam Light Festival.
  • This time, the stunning artworks on display are an amalgamation of the most popular works from the previous 9 editions.
  • Watch Amsterdam glitter to life in the evening on the Amstel River.
  • Glide under intricate romantic bridges and past classic merchant houses lined along the river.
  • Your ticket includes a relaxing boat ride through the canal, an audio guide (available in English and Dutch), and free WiFi onboard.
  • Get a free upgrade to cruise on a semi-open boat that gives you 360-degree views of Amsterdam sparkling in the evening.
  • See the Festival of Lights route map here.

This ticket has the following options that you can choose from:

  • From Leidesake
  • From Central Station
  • Free upgrade to semi-open boat

Inclusions

  • 90-minute canal cruise
  • Free WiFi onboard
  • Audio guide in English and Dutch
  • Children aged 4-13 enjoy reduced ticket pricing (carry a valid photo ID).
  • Get a full refund on canceling this ticket up to 24 hours before the schedule.

Amsterdam Light Festival: Drinks & Bites Cruise

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Duration: 90 Mins
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  • Kick back, enjoy the breeze and the atmosphere as you sail past the city's canals to see the Amsterdam Light Festival.
  • Your 90-minute boat tour includes an audio guide in English and Dutch, that offers insightful commentary on each art piece.
  • As you sail, try the snacks and drinks on board.
  • Choose from cheeses, sausages, and nuts, and pair them with beer, wine, or soft drinks.
  • Starting at Prins Hendrikkade, the canal boat takes you through the Weesperbuurt and Plantage neighborhoods.
  • Children aged 4-13 enjoy reduced ticket pricing (carry a valid photo ID).
  • Get a full refund on canceling this ticket up to 24 hours before the schedule.

Amsterdam Light Festival Semi-Open Boat Cruise

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  • Sail away in a semi-open boat and enjoy views of the city all lit up for the Amsterdam Light Festival.
  • The experience includes blankets to protect you from the winter chill, as well as an audio guide available in English and Dutch.
  • Sit back, relax, and listen to the commentary as you check out all the light sculptures, projections, and installations.
  • This year, the theme is 'Celebrate Light' and it also features popular artworks from the previous 9 editions of the festival.
  • See the Festival of Lights route map here.
  • Children aged 4-13 enjoy reduced ticket pricing (carry a valid photo ID).
  • Get a full refund on canceling this ticket up to 24 hours before the schedule.

Skip the Line Tickets to Van Gogh Museum + 1-hour Canal Cruise

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  • Get a healthy dose of Dutch history and art thanks to this pocket-friendly combo ticket!
  • This tour brings together a canal cruise with a skip-the-line entrance ticket to the Van Gogh Museum.
  • Set sail on a 1-hour cruise through Amsterdam's canals, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Float past top Amsterdam attractions such as the Anne Frank House and City Hall.
  • Enjoy priority entry to the Van Gogh Museum, where you can admire over 200 paintings, 500 drawings, and 750 letters from the Dutch artist.
  • Infants aged 0-3 go free. Children aged 4-13 enjoy reduced ticket pricing (carry a valid photo ID).
  • This ticket cannot be canceled, amended, or rescheduled.

Home to over 100 km canals, Amsterdam is a popular tourist destination around the world. This city is famous for its UNESCO World Heritage Site-listed canals, most of which were dug in the 17th century. Out of the 165 canals, three main canals are named Keizersgracht, Prinsengracht, and Herengracht that form a ring around the city. Explore these beautiful canals on your Amsterdam Evening and Night Canal Cruise and witness some beautiful, historic sites on the way. The Amsterdam Canal Evening & Night Cruise is the best way to experience the city’s beauty and lights during the evening and night as you float around the iconic canals of Amsterdam on a luxurious cruise.

Why Go On An Amsterdam Canal Evening & Night Cruise?

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  • Glide away on a luxurious cruise boat as you explore the stunning Amsterdam canals and admire 360-degree views around you.
  • Enjoy the unique sightseeing option of exploring the city of Amsterdam from the luxurious cruise boats.
  • Have a memorable experience as you get to see the city change its looks as the sky changes colors and city lights start to come up as time passes from evening to night.
  • Sail past the iconic sites and heritage buildings of Amsterdam as you enjoy your luxurious cruise ride as most of the important structures are built along the canals.
  • Make your experience all the more memorable by choosing the combo ticket options.

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Amsterdam Canals

Amsterdam is home to over 165 canals, many of which were dug in the 17th century. Herengracht, Prinsengracht, and Keizersgracht are the three main canals that form a circle around the city. It was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2010 and offers views of several historic buildings and monuments.

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Amstel River

Located in the North Holland of Netherlands, the Amstel River flows from Aarkanaal in Nieuwveen to IJ in Amsterdam. It has been used for transportation and water supply in Amsterdam and plays a major role in Dutch culture.

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Magere Brug

The Magere Brug, also known as the Skinny Bridge, is an Old Dutch-style wooden bridge. It spans over the Amstel River and is one of the highlights of the Amsterdam Canal Cruise. This is one of the most beautiful bridges to witness in Amsterdam, especially when it is illuminated with lights during the night

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Negen Straatjes

This is a cute neighborhood in Amsterdam that is located in Grachtengoderl – a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Negen Straatjes consists of 9 side streets that are filled with shops and restaurants. The streets are illuminated at night and look absolutely gorgeous from the Amsterdam Canal Cruise.

Amsterdam Evening & Night Canal Cruise

Amsterdam Light Festival

Amsterdam Light Festival is an annual event held between December and mid-January. In this festival, the Amsterdam canals, bridges, and parks are decorated with colorful lights created by talented artists. Some of the Amsterdam Evening & Night Canal cruises give you a tour of the Light Festival as well.

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Timings For Evening Canal Cruise

  • Duration: 1 hour 30 mins
  • Timings: 07:00 PM, 07:30 PM, 08:00 PM, 08:30 PM, 09:00 PM & 10:00 PM

Amsterdam Light Festival Canal Cruise

  • Duration: 1 hr 15 mins - 1 hr 30 mins
  • Timings: Daily 4:30 PM

Please note that there are multiple other Amsterdam Evening & NIght Canal Cruise ticket options available, and cruise timings will depend on the ticket you purchase. Amsterdam Evening & NIght Canal Cruise usually lasts for one hour to two. For more information, please check your tickets before purchasing.

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Evening Canal Cruise

  • Boarding Point: Blue Boat Company ticketing office, Stadhouderskade 501, Amsterdam.
  • Nearest Landmark: Hard Rock Cafe
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Boarding Point Options:

  • Central Station - Loetje
    Address: Lovers Canal Cruises Boating Point, Stationsplein 10, 1012 AB Amsterdam, Netherlands.
  • Leidsekade
    Address: Leidsekade t/o 97, 1017 PN Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Please check your Amsterdam Evening & Night Canal Cruise ticket options for your boarding point options.

Amsterdam Evening & Night Canal Cruise

Evening Canal Cruise

  • 90-minute cruise.
  • Evening cruise with bar service
  • Multilingual audio guide
  • Snackbox - contains chips, popcorn, cheese biscuits, salted peanuts, and a soft drink of your choice

Amsterdam Light Festival Canal Cruise

  • 75-minute canal cruise
  • Free WiFi onboard
  • Audio guide in English and Dutch
  • Amsterdam Light Festival tickets

Please note that there are multiple Amsterdam Evening & Night Canal Cruise options, each with its unique features and inclusions. For more information, please check your tickets before purchasing.

Amsterdam Canal Evening & Night Cruise Visitor Tips

  • Visitors are required to wear masks throughout the trip except when eating snacks or drinking. 
  • All visitors have to carry a Covid-19 certificate, vaccination certificate, or proof of recovery to be a part of this Amsterdam Canal tour.
  • Make sure you arrive 15 minutes before your booked time slot to avoid delays.
  • Collect the physical ticket for your Boat tour in Amsterdam at the redemption center by showing your mobile voucher.
  • The cruise is not wheelchair accessible so, plan accordingly.
  • Personal alcohol, smoking, and outside food are not allowed on board.

Frequently Asked Questions About Amsterdam Canal Evening & Night Cruises

Q. Can I buy Amsterdam Canal Evening & Night Cruise tickets online?

A. Yes, it is recommended to buy the Amsterdam Evening Canal Cruise and Night Canal Cruise tickets online. By purchasing your tickets online, you can get amazing discounts and offers on the tickets and select your desired date and time for the booking.

Q. Which is the best Amsterdam Canal Evening & Night Cruise ticket option?

A. There are multiple Amsterdam Canal Evening & Night Cruise tickets to choose from, with each having its own specialties. Amsterdam Evening Canal Cruise is a popular option as the 90-minute cruise comes with a multilingual audio guide with a snack box and bar service facilities.

Q. Are discounts available on Amsterdam Canal Evening & Night Cruise tickets?

A. Yes, there are discounts available on Amsterdam Canal Cruise tickets, depending on the ticket type. For more information, check your ticket before purchasing.

Q. Does the Amsterdam Canal Evening & Night Cruise tickets include access to the light festival?

A. Yes, there are Amsterdam Canal Evening & Night Cruise tickets that include access to the Amsterdam Light Festival. For more information, make sure to check your ticket before purchasing.

Q. Does any of the Amsterdam Canal Evening & Night Cruise tickets include drinks?

A. Yes, many Amsterdam Evening Canal Cruise and Night Cruise tickets include drinks. For more information, make sure to check your ticket before purchasing.

Q. How long does the Amsterdam Canal Evening & Night Cruise last?

A. The Amsterdam Canal Evening & Night Cruise is generally one to two hours long, depending on the ticket you purchase. For more information, check your ticket before purchasing.

Q. Where can I redeem the Amsterdam Canal Evening & Night Cruise tickets?

A. There are multiple Amsterdam Canal Evening & Night Cruise tickets with redemption points and boarding points mentioned in the ticket. Make sure to check your ticket before purchasing.

Q. What is the boarding point of the Amsterdam Canal Evening & Night Cruise?

A. There are multiple Amsterdam Canal Evening & Night Cruise tickets with redemption points and boarding points mentioned in the ticket. Make sure to check your ticket before purchasing.