Light Cruise 29th of November 2018 till 20th of January 2019

After 6 successful editions of recent years starts at 29th of November the new edition of the Amsterdam Light Festival. Contemporary (International) light artists and architects transform the city into a true light paradise. 

Enjoy a luxury cruise on a classic salon boat along all the sights and artworks of this festival in Amsterdam. A beautiful route has been mapped over the Herengracht, central railway station, Oosterdok, Nieuwe Herengracht and Amstel river. 

Would you like to rent a boat in Amsterdam this winter? The following packages are now available. Are you looking for a salon boat including crew and catering in Amsterdam? For a drink or an exclusive dinner, we are happy to make a quotation according to your wishes. You can rent a beautiful salon boat at Rederij Aemstelland for private and business companies.


COCKTAIL CRUISE (2 till 50 persons) 
Cruise on a luxurious salonboat through the illuminated canals of Amsterdam while you enjoy a glass of gluhwein and various luxury snacks.

The captain will tell you about he different artworks and national history of Amsterdam.

Duration : 2 hours 
Price  : € 25,00 p.p. - excluding boat rental 

  • Start location : Stopera or Muziekgebouw aan het IJ
  • Unlimited Dutch bar (beer, wine, soft drinks juices, coffee/tea) + glühwein
  • 4 luxury bites per person 


BUFFET CRUISE (2 till 50 persons) 
A classic winter buffet with various hot and cold dishes such as Boeuf Bourguignon, carpaccio of tenderloin and lasagna with zucchini and ricotta. Enjoy a beautiful cruise through the Jordaan with its narrow canals and many monuments, the main canals, the Amstel and the IJ. The artworks of the Amsterdam Light Festival are scattered throughout the city. We will make a unique cruise with a combination of canal houses, illuminated bridges and light objects of the various artists.

Durtion : 2 hours 
Price  : € 42,50 p.p. - excluding boat rental 

  • Start location : Stopera or Muziekgebouw aan het IJ
  • unlimited Dutch bar (beer, wine, soft drinks, juices, coffee/tea + glühwein
  • winter buffet  wintersbuffet


Different buffet? Check the full menu here.


LUXURY SITTING DINNER ON BOARD (2 till 45 persons) 
Enjoy a luxury 3 course a la carte dinner on one of our classic salon boats, the crew will welcome you on board with a glass of cava or gluhwein, during the cruise we will make 2 quick stops at one fine dining restaurant along the canal to pick up the courses. The sommelier will select 3 different wines from the winelist to serve by the dinner. 

The crew will take good care of you and will tell you about the sights along the way.

Duration : 3 hours
Price  : € 85,00 p.p. - excluding boat rental 
Start location : Stopera or Muziekgebouw aan het IJ

  • glas gluhwein or cava by welcome
  • wine pairing (3 selectied wines from the winelist) 
  • luxury 3 course dinner


Above prices are excluding 6% government tax and 0.66 euro per person citytax.