Enjoy a 75-minute canal cruise through the characteristic canals of Amsterdam during the Amsterdam Light Festival and be amazed by the beautiful light sculptures of contemporary artists from all over the world.
The partially open boat will allow you to make beautiful photos of the light sculptures during the light festival. You will also be provided with blankets that will keep you warm during the voyage. In case of rain, the boats will be covered.
The Water Colors Cruise is the itinerary of the Amsterdam Light Festival and also the best way to experience the amazing light art. Through the comfortable and well-heated boats of Lovers Canal Cruises, you can sit back and enjoy the stunning views. Do not miss out and book your discounted Amsterdam Light Festival tickets easy and quickly online at Tours & Tickets!
The organization of the Amsterdam Light Festival introduces a new theme every edition. The selected artists have to base their work on this theme.
The theme of the Amsterdam Light Festival 2018 – 2019 is, The Medium is the Message. With this theme they want to answer questions about the medium light. What kinds of messages does the medium light transmit nowadays? How does it communicate in a way that no other medium can? How does light shape or transform (digital) space? And many more.
Each edition of the Amsterdam Light Festival artworks are selected by a panel of judges. Through a worldwide Call for Concepts, artists from all over the world were asked to submit new ideas for the festival. In total, there are over 35 light art works from selected artists, designers and architects from all over the world. They have been giving the special task to relieve the city of Amsterdam artfully.
Whether you visit the Amsterdam Light Festival by train, bus, car or bike, the Amsterdam Light Festival is easily accessible via Lovers Canal Cruises.
Lovers Canal Cruises, is located at the opposite of the Amsterdam Central station, a 1-minute walk.
Below the quay of Lovers Canal Cruises is a spacious car park.