Cultural treasures in and around Amsterdam
Did you know that Amsterdam's canals are a UNESCO World Heritage Site? Go shopping through the quirky ‘9 streets’ or discover the city from the water on a touring boat. There is also much to do just outside of Amsterdam: For a true taste of Holland, visit the nearby village of Zaanse Schans and the Keukenhof. All this and more makes Amsterdam the perfect destination for a city trip and to start a longer holiday in Europe. Expect to be surprised: Book a flight to Amsterdam now!
Dive into the night life
Dutch delights or an Indonesian rice table? Taste the countless cultures of this small world city. See for yourself how every area of Amsterdam is different. From the Jordaan to the Pijp or Amsterdam North, each neighbourhood has 1 thing in common: Great cafés that stay open until the early hours. Just like the concert halls. From classical (Concertgebouw) to rock (Paradiso), Amsterdam has it all!
Flights to Amsterdam and a unique city trip
Find a cheap flight to Amsterdam? With KLM your holiday begins the moment you step onboard. Your journey will fly by with your own entertainment set on intercontinental flights: Free films, games and music. Enjoy our selection of snacks or a tasty dinner and drinks. Add in our many handy extra services (some available for a supplement) and you’ll be in The Netherlands before you know it.
Amsterdam is at its prettiest seen from the water – especially when it gets dark and the evening lights come on. Take a canal cruise or rent a private boat and sail through the canals to discover historic mansions, the narrowest house in the city and the Skinny Bridge.Amsterdam’s canal belt has three main concentric canals:…
The Rijksmuseum, opened in 1885, is the emblematic building of Amsterdam’s Museumplein square. And the museum's collection is easily as impressive as the building itself. The main highlight is work by Dutch masters of the Golden Age, with Rembrandt van Rijn’s The Night Watch as the pièce de résistance.
The Van Gogh Museum has the largest collection of works by Vincent van Gogh in the world. A total of 200 paintings, 500 drawings and a large collection of letters by the painter are exhibited here. To reduce the finest works in the Van Gogh Museum to a top five is practically impossible, especially taking into account personal…
The Diary of Anne Frank is surely the world’s most famous journal. For two years, while hiding in the secret annex of an Amsterdam house, Anne shared on paper her fears, frustrations and dreams for the future. The Anne Frank House at Prinsengracht 263 in Amsterdam brings the diary to life and gives a human face to the Holocaust.
Spring in the Netherlands is only really considered to have started once the flowers at Keukenhof start coming out. The gorgeous pavilions full of tulips, hyacinths, daffodils and other spring flowers are a feast for the eye, and attract thousands of visitors every year.Flowers…
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Average travel time: 13 hour and 30 min