Around 750,000 people live in this part of North Holland.
Your entire family will have an absolute blast at the Madame Tussauds and the Eye Film Institute. Are the little ones still not worn out? Keep the adventure going with a trip to Zuiderbad and theatre Tuschinski.
The little ones will be filled with awe on an excursion to the Artis. They'll get an up-close look at how its animals behave while learning about what it takes to look after them.
Gather your travel buddies and head on over to the Heineken Experience for a round or two. Their tap range is deliciously tempting, so make sure you free up the whole afternoon!
The Holland Casino is the place to go for high-stakes gambling and a sparkling atmosphere. Place a bet or two, have a beer and take in the sights and sounds.
Amsterdam has some gorgeous green spaces where you can find a wide range of flower and plant species. The Hortus Botanicus and the Historische Tuin Aalsmeer Horticultural Museum are where you want to head.
From a friendly ball game to simply relaxing on the grass, there are lots of reasons to head to a green oasis like Begijnhof or Museum Square. There's also lots of fun to be had at Amstelpark and Spaarnwoude.
Whether you're looking for tours or tickets to an attraction, Tourist information Centre Monnickendam is the place to go. Its friendly team of local staff will make sure you get the most out of your visit to Amsterdam.
If you're a big believer in the rejuvenating effects that being close to the water can bring, you're in the right place. Het Ij and Prinsengracht are just a few of the peaceful natural waterbodies around here that you should add to your list. Don't forget to go and see the vibrant waterbirds at Singel and Emperor's Canal either.
Travellers that love the outdoors will have plenty to include in their itinerary. A day trip to Volendam Harbour and Sloterpark and Sloterplas is sure to recharge those batteries. Want to have a few options on hand? Western Islands is also worth stopping by.
If you're in need of a few quiet places to collect yourself and maybe discover a thing or two, you can't go past the Anne Frank House and the Rijksmuseum. Ask about walking tours or just study the interesting displays at your own pace. Want more? Also pencil in visits to the Van Gogh Museum and the Stedelijk Museum.
Boats have played a large role in the past of many countries. See for yourself how the region was shaped by these courageous sailors at the National Maritime Museum. For even more interesting stories and artifacts, continue your voyage to the Het Scheepvaartmuseum National Maritime Museum and the Nederlands Scheepvaartmuseum.
Satisfy your inquisitive mind with a visit to the Nemo Science Museum. While there, don't forget to ask about any travelling exhibitions. Believe us, you won't want to miss a thing!
As everybody knows, our world is an unbelievable place. Nowhere is this more apparent than in the jam-packed display cabinets at the Tropenmuseum and the Allard Pierson Museum.
In a place that's brimming with excellent art exhibitions, the Hermitage Amsterdam and the Rembrandt House Museum somehow manage to stand out from the bunch. The Cobra Museum of Modern Art and the Electric Ladyland shouldn't be skipped either.
Calling all history fans! You can explore the rich and captivating past of this area at the Amsterdam Museum and the Dutch Resistance Museum. For an even deeper peek into times gone by, also check out the Jewish Historical Museum and the Zaans Museum.
To properly get a sense of the history of Amsterdam, take your time and experience Zaanse Schans and the University of Amsterdam. Why not also check out Munttoren and the VU University of Amsterdam?
Skinny Bridge and Blauwbrug are enduring crossings that should intrigue visitors that have an interest in civil engineering. Torensluis offers a way to take in the waters of Amsterdam from a third angle.
If you find it difficult keeping up with the Joneses, consider for a second the neighbours of Royal Palace. The striking façade and lavish furnishings of this famed residence would be near impossible to top!
The watchful turrets and impenetrable stone walls of Muiderslot were purpose-built to help guard its inhabitants from enemy invasion. This eye-opening architecture alone makes the trip worthwhile, not to mention the captivating history that lies within.
Whatever your beliefs, you're sure to enjoy the tranquil atmosphere at New Church and The Old Church. In addition, enquire into touring Westerkerk and Zuiderkerk.
Don't grab your passport just yet, there's still lots to do! Have you paid a visit to the Public Library and Kalverstraat yet? You'll also find plenty to keep you busy at P.C. Hooftstraat and Amsterdam Chinatown.
Our customers tell us they can't get enough of DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Amsterdam Centraal Station's great location. During your stay, you're just a quick ...
If we come back to Amsterdam, we will probably stay at the doubletree again. The bathroom was not very clean.. We stayed in Room #404 smoking which we had requested. Also No ashtray so we had to use a bowl we found.. Not enough toilet paper. I had to ask for more. The reception staff were great !! ...
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Amsterdam Centraal Station€158DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Amsterdam Centraal Station€158
23 Feb-24 Feb
The comfortable rooms at Movenpick Hotel Amsterdam City Centre get high marks from our customers. During your stay, you're just a quick walk from Passenger Terminal ...
Brilliant hotel tram stop right over the road and first stop in Amsterdam central. The staff are very helpful
Movenpick Hotel Amsterdam City Centre€125Movenpick Hotel Amsterdam City Centre€125
23 Feb-24 Feb
During your stay at Golden Zaan Hotel Amsterdam Zaandam, you're just a quick walk from Czar Peter House. Free self-parking and dry cleaning service are available. ...
It was a lovely hotel very clean and always smelled nice. The gentleman on the front desk was so helpful and friendly and always helped with our inquiries. You can walk into the town centre which is lovelyand get the train into Amsterdam central which cost 6,60 euros return per adult. I would recommend ...
Golden Zaan Hotel Amsterdam Zaandam€40Golden Zaan Hotel Amsterdam Zaandam€40
18 Feb-19 Feb
The public transport around citizenM Schiphol Airport Hotel gets good marks from our customers. During your stay, you'll be connected to the airport and just ...
I have stayed here at SChiphol Amsterdam airport, since Citizen M was first developed. It is not what it used to be anymore. It is overcrowded, having doubled the number of rooms by building on, they have not however matched it with the public areas, cafe, places to work. It is overcrowded noisy. ...
citizenM Schiphol Airport Hotel€79citizenM Schiphol Airport Hotel€79
29 Feb-1 Mar
Our customers tell us that they can't get enough of the comfortable rooms at Hampton by Hilton Amsterdam / Arena Boulevard. During your stay, you're just a quick ...
This hotel was perfect for us. Very close to transport, and so easy to use. Getting in and out the Centre no problem. Also to get to the airport. The breakfast was great, everything that we wanted. We would stay again if we were to return to Amsterdam.
Hampton by Hilton Amsterdam / Arena Boulevard€84Hampton by Hilton Amsterdam / Arena Boulevard€84
23 Feb-24 Feb
Hotel ibis Schiphol Amsterdam Airport's good location gets good marks from our customers. During your stay, you'll be connected to the airport and close to Amsterdamse ...
I stay here when I'm in Amsterdam as convenient for the Airport with a transfer bus, enjoyed the buffet breakfast, ( was that edam with cumin, I can't remember if it was) lovely hotel nice beer, friendly staff, a short walk away is a public bus station which is handy.
Hotel ibis Schiphol Amsterdam Airport€58Hotel ibis Schiphol Amsterdam Airport€58
20 Feb-21 Feb
Our customers tell us that they can't get enough of the overall property condition at Corendon City Hotel Amsterdam. During your stay, you'll be within walking ...
Very good price for the hotel , very clean 3 min wall from metro station that can bring you within 20 mins to Amsterdam central. Clean and also has a smoking area designated for cannabis smoker. Very friendly staff and good bar and restaurant. Definitely will use again when I will return to ...
Corendon City Hotel Amsterdam€54Corendon City Hotel Amsterdam€54
20 Feb-21 Feb
Our customers tell us they can't get enough of Holiday Inn Express Amsterdam - Sloterdijk Station's great location. During your stay, you'll be close to Anne ...
The hotel staff were very friendly, attentive and overall welcoming. The hotel is situated right next to the train station which is perfect for going into Amsterdam central. The train journey only took about 10mins too and there was constant trips throughout the day. Cleaner came every morning and ...
Holiday Inn Express Amsterdam - Sloterdijk Station€65Holiday Inn Express Amsterdam - Sloterdijk Station€65
1 Mar-2 Mar
The comfortable rooms at Botel get good marks from our customers. During your stay, you're just a quick walk from NDSM Werf. Enjoy features like free WiFi in ...
The location is good and being developed at the moment the boat is extremely clean and rooms are small but tidy and perfect for what you need when your in Amsterdam great location across from central station with a free ferry that runs all day and because of the location it is quiet through the night ...
1 Mar-2 Mar
The quiet rooms at Sheraton Amsterdam Airport Hotel & Conference Center get high marks from our customers. During your stay, you'll be connected to the airport ...
Excellent location for travelling around Amsterdam. Plenty of food options at the airport plaza if not eating at the hotel. Small supermarket within airport plaza too.
Sheraton Amsterdam Airport Hotel & Conference Center€119Sheraton Amsterdam Airport Hotel & Conference Center€119
22 Feb-23 Feb
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