9 Best Day Trips from Amsterdam, The Netherlands 9 Best Day Trips from Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Netherlands

A small country located a third below sea level, where colourful tulips, windmills, and picturesque cities attract many visitors.

Best time to Travel

Mid-April to September is the best time to visit the Netherlands.

Currency

The currency in the Netherlands is Euro. 1 USD is equivalent to 0.90 Euro.

The Netherlands

A country with a rare combination of beautiful old-world charm and innovation. Discover old fashioned townhouses, and churches, that neighbor cutting edge buildings, modern cafes, and vintage shops. For a country with so much wow-factor, the Netherlands is often underestimated as a travel destination. The country is home to beautifully long, sandy coastlines and dunes, accompanied by a fierce northerly wind. All of which makes it excellent for a myriad of water sports.

A flat landscape

Undercutting the rough and rugged coastline is the beautiful, green, flat countryside that stretches as far as the eye can see. Throughout which are infinite romantic villages like Volendam and Marken and charming windmills. The beauty of this landscape reaches new heights during the months of April to May. At this time the luscious green fields explode into a rainbow of colors, as tulips bloom. Experience perfect rows of colorful symmetry- a photographer’s paradise!

Mesmerizing cities

However, the Netherlands is most famous for the Dutch-renaissance beauty of Amsterdam. Discover cobbled streets sandwiched between beautiful rickety townhouses and the lazy flow of the canal. Spend days here, exploring a way of life by bicycle- the icon of the Netherlands. However, it is not just Amsterdam which will captivate the heart. There are many other mesmerizing cities, such as the contemporary and innovative skyline of Rotterdam or the tree-lined canals of Utrecht. Because of its small size, it is incredibly easy to explore and travelers can cover a multitude of beautiful locations in a short space of time. The beauty of the Netherlands is waiting to be discovered!