General information about our canal cruises

Our Canal Cruises

Adults: € 11,00 p.p.

Experience Amsterdam by water during a 1-hour canal cruise. Boats depart ever thirty minutes.

Adults: € 11,00 p.p.
Children (age 4 through 12): € 7,00 p.p.
Babies: (age 0 through 3): free
Group price (for groups of 20 people or more): € 7,00 p.p.

Also available as gift voucher.

Online Tickets € 19,50 p.p.

From November 29th 2018 until January 20th 2019 the 7th annual Amsterdam Light Festival shines it light on the city of Amsterdam. During this winter event 30 light sculptures, projections and installations made by (inter)national artists are to be seen.

This years theme: The Medium is the Message 


Online tickets:  € 19,50 p.p. - On Jetty € 21,50 p.p.
Kind (5 - 12)
Online tickets: € 10,00 p.p. - On Jetty € 12,00 p.p. 

Online Tickets € 29,50 p.p.

Our Candlelight canal cruise is an evening cruise including wine, cheese and salty biscuits. During this two hour cruise we’ll take you along the beautifully lit Amsterdam canals and bridges. This cruise departs our Rokin jetty at 9PM every night during season ( April – October ).

Adults: € 29,50 p.p.
Children (age 4 - 14): € 14,75 p.p.
Group rate (over 20 persons): € 25,- p.p.
Groups over 20 persons, please contact us via or +31 (0)20 623 38 10

Online tickets or payment in cash or by debit / credit card in our office.

Also available as a gift voucher.

From € 280,- per hour

Enjoy a private canal cruise with a Rederij Kooij canal boat. 

The price for renting a private boat is € 280,- per hour up to 40 persons. If more than 40 persons we charge a per person rate. The price is charged from the departure at Rokin to the return at the Rokin. We don't charge extra costs for groups starting and ending at Leidseplein (Rederij Boekel).

After 5 PM the minimum costs for a private boat are € 560,00 incl. 6% VAT. Pick-up and drop off is almost possible anywhere in Amsterdam.

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Starting at € 280,00 per hour

We offer private cruises through Amsterdam with drinks and typical Dutch (fried) snacks. Because of the variety of boats in our historical fleet we have suitable boats for business meetings or pleasure. We'll make a custom route for you that suits your wishes. Available day and night until 23:00 Hrs. 


  • Starting at € 280,00 per hour 6% VAT 
  • Available for 1 hour or more 
  • Including a captain

Our fleet

Rederij P. Kooij owns six different types of canal boats. Check our fleet for more information and to get an impression of our boats.