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Amsterdam: 1.5 Hour Evening Canal Cruise

€20
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Duration: 1 hr. 30 min.
  • 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.

Amsterdam: Evening Canal Cruise in Luxury Boat

€19.50
Duration: 1 hr.
  • View the city of Amsterdam in the evening with all its bridges brightly illuminated on this charming luxury boat cruise along the Amstel River. - As compared to a day tour, this night exploration will prove to be very unique.
  • Learn about Dutch history, culture, and fun facts from your local and experienced skipper and guide.
  • Starting from the Anne Frank House, you’ll explore the stylish Jordaan neighborhood, the Magere Brug (Skinny Bridge), and the Golden Bend – an impressive area with manor houses and prestigious buildings.
  • The Golden Age Canals are a part of this tour and they’re listed as UNESCO World Heritage sites.
  • If you need recommendations or tips on how to explore more of the city, feel free to ask your guide. You can also avail of the bar available onboard to enhance your experience (not included in the ticket.)

Get a full refund on canceling this ticket up to 24 hours before the schedule.


Home to over 100 km canals, Amsterdam is a popular tourist destination around the world. 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?

Amsterdam Evening & Night Canal Cruise
  • 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.

Sights Covered on Your Evening Canal Cruise

Amsterdam Evening & Night Canal Cruise

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.

Amsterdam Evening & Night Canal Cruise

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.

Amsterdam Evening & Night Canal Cruise

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

Amsterdam Evening & Night Canal Cruise

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.

Know Before You Go on an Evening & Night Cruise in Amsterdam

Please note that there are multiple Amsterdam Evening & Night Canal Cruise ticket options available. Your cruise details such as timings, boarding points and inclusions will depend on the ticket you purchase. For more information, please check your tickets before purchasing.

Timings
Getting There
Inclusions
Amsterdam Evening & Night Canal Cruise

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

Amsterdam Evening & Night Canal Cruise usually lasts for one hour to two. For more information, please check your tickets before purchasing.

Evening Canal Cruise
  • Boarding Point: Blue Boat Company ticketing office, Stadhouderskade 501, Amsterdam.
  • Nearest Landmark: Hard Rock Cafe
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Amsterdam Light Festival Canal Cruise

Boarding Point Options:

  • Central Station - Loetje
    Address: Lovers Canal Cruises Boating Point, Stationsplein 10, 1012 AB Amsterdam, Netherlands.
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

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 book online tickets to Evening Canal Cruises in Amsterdam?

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 Evening Canal Cruise in Amsterdam??

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 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 Cruise tour 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 Evening & Night Cruise in Amsterdam 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 my ticket of Evening Canal Cruise in Amsterdam?

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 Evening & Night Canal Cruise in Amsterdam?

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. Are tickets to Evening & Night Cruise on Amsterdam Canals available online?