Plan your holiday in Holland - Discover the best tips - Holland.com

Practical information

Are you planning a holiday in Holland soon? Then you’ll find practical tips a great help to ensure a great holiday. Read up on useful tips about transport to and in Holland and train, car and bike travel in Holland. You can also read up on holiday periods and public holidays in Holland, travel tips for the disabled, tourist information offices and, of course, the weather.

Plan your transportation

Getting to Holland

How to get to Holland in a cost efficient and comfortable way.

Getting around in Holland

Find out more about planning your journey through Holland.

Public transport in Holland

Read up on the most important things to bear in mind, public transport traveling tips, and what types of tickets to use.

Practical information

Public Holidays

Find out when the Dutch go on a holiday.

Opening Hours

At what time do shops, banks and post offices open?

Money, ATMs & Tipping

Everything you need to know about the Dutch currency, ATM’s and tipping.

Tourist information offices

Visit a tourist information office for maps and plans of your destination.

Phone, Post & Internet

How to communicate within and abroad Holland.

Electricity, Water & Gas

Power converters, drinkable water and other useful facts.

Travelling for the disabled

Additional information about the options and available aids during your holiday in Holland.

Medical Information

Everything you need to know aboutDutch medical care.

Visa & Immigration

What can you bring along on your trip to and from Holland?

The weather in Holland

Know what weather to expect in Holland.

Netherlands vs. Holland

Read all about the difference between Holland and the Netherlands here.

Events in Holland

Event

Tong Tong Fair

28 May 2020 through 7 June 2020 Postponed The Hague

The Tong Tong Fair in The Hague is the world’s biggest Eurasian festival.

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Event

Oranjewoud Festival

28 May 2020 through 1 June 2020 Canceled Heerenveen

Enjoy a ten-day classical music experience in unique locations during the Oranjewoud Festival in Heerenveen.

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Event

Day of the Castle

1 June 2020 Canceled Haarzuilens

On the Day of the Castle the castles of the Netherlands open their doors for you.Come by and feel like a knight or a noble woman for one day.

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