Traditional Dutch icons
The Netherlands (or Holland) may be a small country, but it’s packed with world famous icons. Discover our bulb fields, windmills, cheese markets, wooden shoes, canals of Amsterdam, masterpieces of Old Masters, Delft Blue earthenware, innovative water-management and millions of bicycles. Find out more about these and other typical Dutch highlights.
There once was a flower that was unable to settle down anywhere. From the mountains in Kazakhstan, the flower bulb wandered about in Persia, China and Turkey.
The first windmills were invented in antiquity, but it was the Dutch who really hit it off with this wooden giant.
The Dutch are cheese-heads. Archeological digs have proven that cheese was already being made on Dutch soil thousands of years ago.
Clogs are typically Dutch. Bring them home as a souvenir or visit a traditional clog maker.
Delft Blue is the world-famous earthenware that has been produced in the city of Delft since the 16th century.
Discover Holland from a different perspective and take a cruise through the canals.
From Rembrandt van Rijn to Rem Koolhaas. Discover the Dutch masters, both old and modern.
We offer up to 10 reasons why cycling is the perfect way to explore Holland.
Eleven Cities Tour
The biggest ice-skating tour in the world. The first Elfstedentocht took place in 1909 and has been held 15 times in total.
Cycling holidays past the icons of Holland
Holland’s Pearls TourAdd to itinerary
Explore the best cities in the Randstad on a bicycle as part of the Holland’s Pearls cycling tour.Read more
Dutch Highlights TourAdd to itinerary
Dutch Highlights: a unique cycling tour around the most beautiful cities and nature in North Holland.Read more
From Amsterdam to Zeeland... and beyondAdd to itinerary
8 days of cycling through the most beautiful landscapes and picturesque villages.Read more
Cycling with Kids: northern Zuid-Holland tourAdd to itinerary
6 days of enjoyment with beaches, handsome cities and fun attractions.Read more
Bicycle Holidays: Cycling from RotterdamAdd to itinerary
From beautiful polder landscapes dotted with windmills to cities filled with history. See everything unfold during your Cycling from Rotterdam bicycle holidayRead more
Old Dutch Cities TourAdd to itinerary
Discover the best cities in Holland on a bicycle!Read more