Tickets for Amsterdam Light Festival - Leidseplein
Skip the line from Leidseplein to see the Amsterdam Light Festival by night
- See the Amsterdam Light Festival the way it was designed to be seen – from the water!
- Beat the winter chill on board a heated cruise boat, complete with an informative audio guide in English and Dutch
- From 30 November to 21 January, see Amsterdam transformed into a stunning, city-wide art experience
Every winter, Amsterdam steals Paris's thunder and becomes its very own 'City of Lights'. The Amsterdam Light Festival invites high-profile artists from all over the world to create dazzling light sculptures, which bring the iconic canals to glittering life. This cruise is developed in partnership with the festival to offer the best possible experience of the city-wide installation!
From 30 November to 21 January, a team of international artists is collaborating to show you Amsterdam in a whole new light. This year's theme is Existential, exploring the ways in which humans are connected and brought together through the power of light!
Major artists and activists such as Ai WeiWei have designed and produced over 35 artworks which adorn Amsterdam's beautiful canals and transform the city into a glittering dreamworld. This cruise sets off from Leidsekade and journeys around every illuminated sculpture in town.
Get comfy aboard your cozy cruise ship as you glide around these amazing displays. Listen to the informative audio guide, and soak up the atmosphere.
Show your smartphone ticket at the departure point on Leidsekade. Please make sure to be there 15 minutes before your chosen timeslot!
Cancellations are not possible for this ticket.
Tram or bus to Leidseplein.
After a while, we were just looking forward to the end, longing for fresh air and quiet.
By the way, if it rains, as in our case, you won't see much.