Discover Amsterdam

There are endless things to do in Amsterdam in any weather and many of the most rewarding experiences lie beyond the well-trodden tourist paths of the city centre. To lead you through the wealth of wonders, we’ve collected our personal selection of Amsterdam moments and present you the following highlights.

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The 19th century Weteringschans is characterised by the large number of famous buildings. The neighbourhood is located between the beautiful Lijnbaansgracht and the Singelgracht. Typically about the neighbourhood are the many wide-open streets with beautiful trees that give it a spacious feel. The Weteringschans is located right in between the best spots of Amsterdam, close to the most beautiful museums of Amsterdam along the Museumplein, the shops at the 'Max Eeuwe Plein' and the Vondelpark. It is also next to the 'Grachtengordel' (canal ring) and in the summer you can enjoy a terrace along the Amstel.

The metro or tram will take you to the central station in less than 10 minutes and the A10 by car in 10 minutes.

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Get to know Old Town Amsterdam

Be ready to discover the oldest part of Amsterdam. The old city center is one of the most important touristic areas. Here, you'll find landmarks such as the 'Dam Square', the 'Red Light District' and the famous shopping street 'Kalverstraat'. Besides the usual lists, the old town has a lot more to offer! Let us inspire you and be your guide on your discovery in the Old Town.

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Home to the famous canal belt - The City Center

Endless walks on the famous 'Canal Belt' and high end pubs and clubs on the 'Leidseplein' and 'Rembrandtplein'. The energy is always good in the City Center! Home to the Amsterdam Canal Hotels, the city center brings you all the best Amsterdam has to offer. Some things you don't want to miss:

  • Leidseplein and Leidsestraat;
  • Reguliersdwarsstraat;
  • Theatre Tuschinski;
  • Rembrandtplein;
  • Utrechtsestraat;
  • Amstelveld;
  • Spiegelkwartier;
  • Waterlooplein;
  • De Amstel river;
  • Royal Theatre Carré
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Jordaan area

Ah, De Jordaan... Walking on the cozy little streets always brings us back to the old days where famous aritsts from Amsterdam were born; such as 'Johnny Jordaan', 'Tante Leen' and 'Manke Nelis'. Get to know them on the 'Johnny Jordaan' square and sit down on a bench for a while. Spring, summer, autumn or winter, there is always a nice atmosphere in The Jordaan. Don't miss out on:

  • De 9 Straatjes;
  • Anne Frank House;
  • The Westertoren;
  • The Grachtenmuseum;
  • Brouwersgracht;
  • Johnny Jordaan square;
  • Westerstraat;
  • Café Nol;
  • Haarlemmerdijk