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2-hour Winter Lights Cruise XL with Refreshments

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Overview
Amsterdam is particularly enchanting during the winter months, when its illuminated with beautiful lights and on this nighttime cruise, you can experience its magic from a unique canal vantage point. Sip on hot chocolate and/or sparkling wine while you nibble on a traditional Dutch pastry and you gaze out on the city. A local guide provides live commentary as you go.
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    What to Expect
    Make your way to central Amsterdam for your cruise departure time. 

    Climb on board the canal cruise, which allows you excellent views of the light sculptures and displays. See light art and sculptures in a variety of arrangements and configurations from your vantage point on the canals, while your on-board guide provides engaging commentary. 

    Relax and watch the sights glide by while enjoying a hot chocolate, sparkling wine, and a traditional Dutch pastry; return to the starting point at the end of your cruise.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Keizersgracht 179, 1016 DV Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Duration
    2h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Skipper
    • Live commentary on board
    • Hot chocolate milk
    • Snacks
    • Glass of Bubbles
    Exclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately. Blankets and optional roof available.
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 2 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    The boat tour was very good.. Very detailed showing all the buildings and history around. The drinks and snack were great too..the only thing it was missing a bit of music in the background..but overall excellent experience
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    There were several tour options to choose from, and we picked right!!. The lights were beautiful, but the Captain and working our way through the canals was FABULOUS. We were a family of six, and the Capt. was so accommodating with my parents (in their 70's) and family members
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    A family of four, kids aged 13 and 11, and we all loved this cruise. We took the tour on Christmas Eve and it was one of the highlights of our holiday. Great snacks and drinks and our guide was friendly, chatty and knowledgeable. This personal touch made it so much better than
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    Rederij was very entertaining and made the whole trip very enjoyable. We would reccomend this trip to anyone. The time just flew by. Thanks. Barbara and Charlie
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    The cruise was excellent , nice snacks and drinks and lots of time at each light display. Our guide was really nice, chatty and very knowledgeable. I’d definitely recommend to others!!
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    By: Rederij Paping
    762 reviews
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    IrmaD51
    10
    Boat tour Amsterdam canals
    The boat tour was very good.. Very detailed showing all the buildings and history around. The drinks and snack
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    MelodyM575
    10
    Christmas Light Cruise
    There were several tour options to choose from, and we picked right!!. The lights were beautiful, but the Captain
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    HPLiverpool
    10
    Fabulous
    A family of four, kids aged 13 and 11, and we all loved this cruise. We took the tour on Christmas Eve and it was
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    barbaraoM7444ZX
    10
    River light cruises
    Rederij was very entertaining and made the whole trip very enjoyable. We would reccomend this trip to anyone. The
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    amsterdammmmmm
    10
    Great cruise!
    The cruise was excellent , nice snacks and drinks and lots of time at each light display. Our guide was really
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    EmmaDurnford
    Middlesex, UK
    232198
    Brilliant trip, comfortable and informative
    I had carefully researched different boat companies in Amsterdam before we left for our trip in mid November and
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    PipD95
    10
    Fantastic Amsterdam Light Festival Cruise
    Brilliant canal cruise. Skipper was very knowledgeable when it came to Amsterdam and history. Great service. Would
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    L6991TArachelf
    30
    Fantastic canal tour!
    Can’t praise this enough, the captain was warm, welcoming and extremely knowledgable. The refreshments were a
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    S793PZgarya
    Dusseldorf, Germany
    10
    Excellent breather from Christmas Eve chaos!
    We took the tour on Dec 24th. Despite the light rain, it was a lovely 2 hr break through the canals. The narration
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    klongmire
    Ramstein-Miesenbach, Germany
    10
    Best Tour!!
    Very accommodating! Wonderful refreshments on board. Very personal setting and we were able to interact with the
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    TimDecember
    Toronto, Canada
    66
    Wife loved it (I missed it)
    I booked this canal tour a month ago, but unfortunately my daughter got sick yesterday and I had to stay with her
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    yvob310
    10
    Romantic tour
    we thought it was a nice romantic and intimate tour. Tasty sweets and fluffie blankets to keep you warm.
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    stephaniehayes01
    California
    20
    Stephanie
    We really enjoyed our tour with Mark. He was very knowledgeable about the light exhibits and the canals. He served
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    60gabib
    Sandton, South Africa
    20
    Lovely cruise around the canals
    We had a stunning cruise around the canals and were even treated to some complimentary champagne. I really enjoyed
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    907salmak
    Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
    165
    Best way to spend a relaxing night in Amesterdam
    Best way to see Amesterdam at night especially in the light festival season. The skipper was really friendly and
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