What to do in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is best known for its amazing canal network, its extraordinary culture, rich history and its great weather! If you plan to visit the city, any time of the year is probably the best for you. Just step into the tourist paths of the city and unravel the most rewarding experiences. Visit Amsterdam, anytime of the year and you are not going to miss anything. Amsterdam offers plenty of attractions, free entry zones and convenient transportation for tourists throughout the day.

Bikers Paradise –

Do you know that an integral part of Amsterdam lifestyle is cycling? The city has more than 800,000 – bikers love to navigate quickly through the network of different cycle routes. Amsterdam is said to be one of the most cycle friendly cities – if you are looking forward to a unique way to explore this lovely city, grab a cycle and start pedaling your way through the city streets and other attractions.

Wandering Into Jordaan:

 

This is said to be one of the best neighborhoods of the city. The narrow streets of Jordaan, the lovely quaint buildings, the courtyard gardens, the rich antique shops and some of the best restaurants and bars of the city are located in this neighborhood. Carry your maps with you or you might just get lost in the narrow lanes which sprawl throughout. You will love the amazing shopping experience in the city.

The City of Museums:

 

Your visit to Amsterdam shall be incomplete without a visit to the many museums. Van Gogh Museum is one of the top tourist attractions. Rijksmuseum and the Stedelijk Museum of Modern Art are equally popular among the tourists. Oud Zuid is famous amongst the art lovers, who do not miss spending a day in the museums and galleries.

Natural Parks – Place To Rewind and Relax:

There are a number of parks in the city – meet new people and spend leisure hours with your family and friends in the lovely parks of the city. Vondelpark is located in the southern region just a few minutes from the Rijksmuseum. This is one of the most visited parks of the city, known for its greenery and amazing natural beauty. Westerpark is another attraction located just in the centre of the city. The park offers a lot for tourists which include a bakery, a zoo, restaurants and also a cinema.

Squares In Amsterdam – The Hub of All Activities:

The squares in Amsterdam are the best symbols of character and activity. Dam Square is open and is known for its major attractions. The Square has the best departmental store, it has the Palace of King and includes some of the major attractions of the city. Some of the old markets which include Noordermarkt, Westermarkt and Nieuwmarkt are located in the region. This is one of those spots which are loved by the tourists due to the special character of the place.

Visit The Oude Kerk:

A must for those who love old churches – a beautiful old church which has little houses clinging by the sides! This church is known to be a calm heaven located in the Red Light District.  It is a the perfect place to visit, if you love the Gothic-renaissance style architecture.

Plan your trip to Amsterdam and do not miss the numerous cruises offered by several agents. These include some long range as well as candlelight cruises.