Top 10 Things To Do in Amsterdam
Amsterdam city can be a great place to visit and there are many fun things to do around the city. We have made up a list of the most enjoyable ways for you to experience Amsterdam.
Amsterdam city: Bike around
Amsterdam has the largest number of bicycles in the world and it has a large network of cycle routes for bikers. Biking is a great way to enjoy the city.
Take a cruise around the canals:
The canals of Amsterdam are lovely, especially at night. The best way to explore the city is to take a lazy ride down the canal.
Try the street food:
Amsterdam has some amazing local dishes. From waffles to herring sandwiches, the celebrated Amsterdam street food culture
has a lot of options.
Go for beer tasting:
Netherlands is known for its small breweries, where you can taste some of the best beers in the world. We recommend the Brouwerij‘t Ij.
Visit the tulip fields:
Clichéd but for a reason. This is one of the best spring sights in the country, and is only a 20 minute drive from Amsterdam.
Attend a music fest:
There are music and culture fests organised throughout the year in Amsterdam, most held in Vondelpark.
Check out the local flea market:
If shopping is your forté, then a visit to Waterlooplein is due. Here, you can find everything from clothes to antiques to books.
Take a photo with the Amsterdam letters:
What better way to prove you had visited Amsterdam than to take a picture of yourself with the I Amsterdam letters.
Walk around the Negen Straatjes:
The Nine Streets of Amsterdam city are famous for their shops.
Experience a coffee shop:
You can’t have experienced Amsterdam without visiting a coffee shop, something you can’t experience anywhere else in the world.
If you are looking for a good and affordable place to stay in Amsterdam, look no further than Hostel Sarphati, which is located very conveniently near some of the local attractions.