Best Evening and Dinner Cruises

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Get awestruck by the most picturesque scene of Amsterdam on an evening and dinner cruise. 

Cruise through the glistening canals and watch the city reveal its history as you pass by significant landmarks. 

Boarding an Amsterdam dinner cruise or evening cruise is one of the best ways to spend your night there. 

Different evening and dinner cruise tickets are available based on timing, route, menu, and other inclusions.

The best Amsterdam Diner cruise and evening cruise tickets are listed below. 

Classic Evening Cruise 

On this classic evening cruise, discover Amsterdam’s unique and vibrant nightlife. 

Pass through illuminated bridges and fully lit Dutch streets and watch the lively locals gather together after a long day. 

This cruise welcomes tourists onboard to cruise through Amsterdam’s famous old merchant houses, Skinny Bridge and around Golden Bend through all hot spots. 

You can take this 1.5-hour cruise at 7 pm, 8 pm or 9 pm at Rock Hard Cafe (Stadhouderskade 501) boarding point. 

This ticket includes

  • Skip the line ticket to a 1.5-hour evening canal cruise 
  • Multi-lingual audio guide
  • Onboard snacks (if selected)

Ticket prices (without snack box)

Visitors’ AgePrice (€)
Adult ticket (12 to 99 years)€21
Child ticket (5 to 11 years)€21 

Ticket prices (With snack box)

Visitors’ AgePrice (€)
Adult ticket (12 to 99 years)€31
Child ticket (5 to 11 years)€30

Note: Children below the age of 5 do not need a ticket. 

Evening Cruise with a Guide and Open Bar 

Are you bored of crowded bars and wish to spend a calm yet fun night out? 

Then this evening cruise with an open bar is your perfect option.

As the twilight sets in, board this cruise that passes famous Amsterdam landmarks like 

  • The Jordaan 
  • Amsterdam Cheese 
  • Amsterdam Tulip Museum 
  • Anne Frank House
  • Statue of Anne Frank
  • Westerkerk
  • 9 little streets
  • Houseboat Museum 
  • Leiden Square
  • Rijksmuseum
  • Singel
  • Bloemenmarkt
  • Basilica of Saint Nicholas

The guided 1-hour evening cruise starts at 5.15 pm and remains active till 10.30 pm.

The boarding point for this cruise is Anne Frank House and Central Station. 

This ticket includes

  • Skip the line access to the luxury cruise
  • Private skipper
  • Live guide
  • Drinks for purchase 

Ticket prices

Visitors’ AgePrice (€)
Adult tickets (11 to 99 years)€20
Child ticket (3 to 10 years)€12

Note: Infants below two years of age enjoy free entry

Evening Canal Cruise with Pizza and Drinks

Drift through the Amsterdam Canals on a boat as you treat on classic pizza and drinks. 

Tourists of all ages enjoy this 1.5-hour evening canal cruise that  gives a unique perspective of the beautiful UNESCO World Heritage Site. 

The cruise starts at 6 pm every day at Stromma Damrak Pier. 

This ticket includes

Tourists of all ages enjoy this 1.5-hour evening canal cruise that  gives a unique perspective of the beautiful UNESCO World Heritage Site. 

The cruise starts at 6 pm every day at Stromma Damrak Pier. 

This ticket includes

  • Canal Cruise
  • 1 New York Pizza
  • 2 drinks

Ticket prices

Visitors’ AgePrice (€)
Adult ticket (13 to 99 years)€44
Child ticket (4 to 12 years)€22

Note: Infants below the age of enjoy free entry

Evening Canal Cruise with Wine and Cheese 

Wrap up your day in Amsterdam on this relaxing cruise along the fabled Amsterdam Canals. 

On this glass-enclosed boat, you can relish the views of the historic waterfront as you sit back and sip on wine and munch delicious snacks. 

Starting at Central Station (Danmark 16) every day at 4.30 pm, this cruise takes tourists through various landmarks such as

  • Maritime Museum 
  • The Amstel  
  • Skinny Bridge
  • Stromma Netherlands
  • Hermitage Amsterdam 
  • Anne Frank House
  • Singel 
  • Houseboat Museum 
  • A’dam Lookout 

This ticket includes

  • 1.5 hours Luxury canal cruise
  • Glass of wine or soft drink 
  • Dutch cheese
  • Nuts and other snacks

Ticket prices

Visitors’ AgePrice (€)
Adult ticket ( 18 to 99 years)€35 

Adult ticket ( 18 to 99 years): €35 

Note: Children below the age of 18 are not allowed on this cruise

Evening Smoke and Lounge 70-minute boat trip 

Take this unique Amsterdam evening and dinner cruise starting in the heart of Red Light District.

Soak in the city’s prime landmarks and scenic sights on this 70-minute cruise. 

You can catch this cruise at 6.30 pm, 8 pm and 9.30 pm at Oudezijds Voorburgwal 228.

This cruise takes you through

  • Canal Ring
  • Seven Bridges
  • River Amstel
  • Skinny Bridge
  • Dancing House 

The ticket includes

  • 70-minute boat tour
  • 2 drinks of either soda, wine or beer
  • Live DJ
  • Hooka or shisha available for purchase. 

Ticket prices

Visitors’ AgePrice (€)
Adult ticket (18 to 99 years)€30

Note: This cruise does not allow children below 18.

3-Course Dinner Cruise

There is no experience like taking an Amsterdam Dinner Cruise, be it a family vacation, a romantic date or just a trip with your friends. 

Amsterdam Dinner cruise is both a feast for your eyes and tastebuds. 

This round cruise begins at 7.30 pm and lasts for 2 hours.

Starting from Central Station, the cruise sails past the city’s famous landmarks, such as

  • Merchant houses
  • Canal Belt
  • Skinny Bridge 
  • Anne Frank House 
  • Westerkerk
  • Singel

The ticket includes

  • 2-hour canal cruise
  • Drinks like beer, wine and soft drinks 
  • 3-course dinner 
  • Homemade Pomodoro soup for starter
  • Meat, fish and vegan option for the main course

Ticket price

Visitors’ AgePrice (€)
Adult ticket (14 to 99 years)€79

Adult ticket (14 to 99 years): €79 

Few things to remember before booking your trip: It is advisable to arrive 15 before the trip at the cruise boarding point. Check for last-minute changes in cruise timing due to sudden weather conditions. Pets are not allowed on the cruise except for service animals. This cruise is not suitable for people with mobility issues.

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