Experience the Amsterdam Light Festival from a unique vantage point on this 1.5-hour cruise through the city's canals. The annual festival showcases works from artists, architects, and light designers worldwide each winter, and much of the artwork is located in (or on) Amsterdam's canals'making a boat ride the best way to enjoy it. Delve into the city's history and culture with your guide as you see the famous sights of Amsterdam's city center lit up in a one-of-a-kind show.
Make your way to Blue Boat Company in central Amsterdam for'a launch time of your choosing (select from the four departure options when booking your tour) and hop aboard a comfortable, heated boat for this 1.5-hour cruise. Enjoy the illuminated artworks from the outer deck and purchase a drink or a snack from the boat's full bar as your guide elaborates on Amsterdam's history and its culture. Because most of the artwork showcased in this annual festival is located on'or around'Amsterdam's canal network, seeing the Light Festival by boat'is the best way to admire the illuminated city. Listen to your guide explain the contemporary artwork before returning to your original departure point.