The best things to do in Amsterdam - Holland.com
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Attractions in Amsterdam

Visit the rich and famous at Madame Tussauds, discover the secrets of diamond cutting at Coster and GASSAN Diamonds, learn more about Heineken beer at the Heineken Experience, cycle along the canals like the Dutch do. You’d better book an extra day in Amsterdam if you want to see all its attractions.

The best attractions in and around Amsterdam

Our tip: day trips from Amsterdam

Olive Trees - painting by Van Gogh

Itinerary: Vincent van Gogh

Explore the world of Vincent van Gogh with the Holland Travel Ticket. Learn about the life and work of the famous Dutch impressionist.

Itinerary: Travel to the Dutch traditions from Amsterdam

Experience Holland by public transport. Get the most from your Holland Travel Ticket and visit Alkmaar, Enkhuizen, the Zaanse Schans and Volendam in a single day.

Itinerary: Dutch classics

Visit historical cities from the Golden Age and the Keukenhof on your way to the beach of Domburg.

Itinerary: The many faces of water

With the Holland Travel Ticket, you only need one single ticket for all means of public transport in Holland. A possible route is this: via the Oostvaardersplassen to the Venice of the North, Giethoorn, and back to Amsterdam via Kampen.

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Sights to see

Things to do in Amsterdam

Read all about sights to see and activities in Amsterdam. Visit the flower market, take a boat trip on the canals or discover Dam Square. Find more tips here.

Visit Amsterdam's top attractions 

You’ll never be bored in Amsterdam. Read all about brewing beer at the Heineken Experience or cutting diamonds at GASSAN Diamonds Amsterdam or Amsterdam Diamond City. If you are visiting Amsterdam with your children, you can visit Science Center NEMO, where children can do fun experiments, or Artis Zoo. You can meet celebrities at Madame Tussaud’s or discover Amsterdam’s dark side at The Amsterdam Dungeon.

Order your tickets online

If you order your tickets online, you will enjoy many advantages. You will not have to wait in line as long, which means you will have more time to enjoy yourself.