Attractions in Amsterdam include many canals and bicycles.



Amsterdam is the Dutch capital with many must see’s. Amsterdam has  its own artistic heritage and elaborate canal system. The narrow houses with gabled facades takes you to the  legacies of the city’s 17th-century Golden age. Modern museums  include Ripley’s  believe it or not museum and the Amsterdam Dungeon. This page shows an overview of some Amsterdam Travel Tips together with an overview of most of the attractions the Amsterdam.

Attractions in Amsterdam include museums, canals, parks and various kinds of activities suited for all ages.  Museum District houses the Van Gogh Museum which is one of the must see’s in Amsterdam. While works by Rembrandt and Vermeer are to be seen at the Rijksmuseum, the modern art is displayed at the Stedelijk museum. Cycling is key to the city’s character and is a must do in Amsterdam. There are numerous bike paths across the city. Most of the suggested cycling paths in Amsterdam are found here.

Some of the Amsterdam Travel Tips can be also given here based on our experience. If you want to know more Amsterdam Travel tips and guidance for your tour, Contact Us here or Whatsapp us.

  •  Put your purse on the front side of your pocket always. As in any big city, there can be pickpockets also in Amsterdam. You better be safe and sorry.

  •  Watch out for the unlimited cyclists in Amsterdam. Amsterdam is considered as the capital city with the most number of bikes.  When you cross the streets, always be watch for the bikes.

  • Most people in Amsterdam speak English. You can find friendly people who understands you. The Dutch would not rip you off .

  • The most convenient way to travel inside Amsterdam is by cycling yourself. In this manner you will learn the Dutch capital city much faster as well.

  • If you are using public transport in Amsterdam, use the official app or the website of the GVB to buy tickets or Contact us for special offer tickets.

  • The best way to visit Amsterdam from the Schiphol Airport is by taking the train. In this video, we will show you how you can buy a Train ticket from Amsterdam Schiphol airport to Amsterdam center.


In the page Holidays in Amsterdam, you view various kinds of  holiday packages in Amsterdam we offer. Moreover, we  give you also the opportunity to book your own excursion in Amsterdam in our page Book your own Excursions.               

Attractions in Amsterdam are not limited to the ones mentioned in this page. The must see’s in Amsterdam include Zaanse Schans windmills, the shopping city of Haarlem close to Amsterdam and the Amsterdam opera among many others.

The city of Amsterdam is not complete without saying that there are many other attractions also in the Vicinity. For example you can visit the Zaanse Schanse windmills or the small Amsterdam which is also called the city of Leiden. Netherlands is not limited to the busy Amsterdam but the vicinities in and around Amsterdam. During your visit, do not forget to go outside Amsterdam as well.


Artis zoo is one place where you see many flora and fauna under one roof. And this oldest zoo in the Netherlands is an important zoo in Europe. Artis zoo also contains an aquarium and a planetarium.


The Amsterdam Canal Cruise is one of the must see's in Amsterdam. And the boat takes you along The city's Most fascinating points. The canal cruise includes The Westerkerk Church, The Anne Frank House Museum, The Skinny Bridge and many other attractions. Most importantly, the Amsterdam canal cruise is not to be missed when in Amsterdam.


The Amsterdam Flower Market is the only floating flower market in the world. It is interesting to visit in all seasons. Moreover, the Amsterdam flower market is covered everyday with tulips, roses and other types of exotic flowers.


Gassan Diamonds is an importer, exporter, cutter and polisher of diamonds. This company is founded in Amsterdam in 1945. The Gassan is worth a visit to see the experienced craftsmen and also is a great place for shopping when you are in Amsterdam.


The Rijksmuseum is the Dutch national museum. This museum is dedicated to arts and history of the country. A part of the Rijksmuseum is dedicated also to the colonization accomplishments of the Dutch. The Rijksmuseum is located at the Museum Square in Amsterdam and is just 15 minutes from the central station by public transport.


Ripley's museum is one of the must see's in Amsterdam. So, this museum is dedicated to wonderous illustrations and unbelievable work done. Shrunken human heads & rare animal skeletons are some of the attractions in the Ripley's museum.


The Van Gogh Museum is an art museum dedicated to the master art works of Vincent van Gogh and his contemporaries. Van Gogh is reckoned as one of the leading artists in medieval Europe who lived in Holland.


The Vondelpark is a public urban park of 47 hectares in Amsterdam. The park is designed and built in 1850, so is a popular place for tourists and residents who enjoy a variety of outdoor activities. The Vondel park is ideal for biking, hiking, jogging and picnicking.