Immerse yourself in the charm of the Netherlands with this combination of two best-selling tours at a discounted price. Take a morning tour from Amsterdam to see the famous Zaanse Schans windmills and the quaint fishing villages of Marken and Volendam. Then, continue your day trip from Amsterdam with visits to two don't-miss Dutch cities: Delft and The Hague. If time is tight and you'd like to travel beyond Amsterdam, this action-packed, full-day tour shows you the best of the Netherlands. Even better, you'll enjoy about a 10% discount when you buy these tours in this way.
Amsterdam Vondelpark Area
Visiting Amsterdam? This city is rather small however it is extremely packed with countless attractions. It doesn’t take long to see the majority of Amsterdam however it is easy to miss out on the best attractions if you do not know their exact location. One of the greatest areas to explore is the Vondelpark area.
Vondelpark is the most visited park in the center of Amsterdam, and a ideal place for relaxation after a long day of sightseeing. Enjoy the greenery while you chill out or even enjoy a picnic or have a beer like the locals. This park is popular with tourists as well as Dutch citizens, and spending time here is especially nice during the summer months where you can take part in the fun activities such as an open air theatre or rent a bike with the family!
There are many great things to do in Amsterdam in the area around the Vondelpark so after you have relaxed, we suggest you go to Leidseplein which is only 700 meters away. Here, you can choose between seeing a performance at the beautiful Stadsschouwburg Theatre, or you could watch a live music show. The Leidseplein is also a good spot to have a nice meal at one of the trendy restaurants, or just party the night away!
Explore Vondelpark area in Amsterdam – museums & more
But that’s not all you can do and see in the center of Amsterdam. One of the most famous museums is just around the corner from both Vondelpark and Leidseplein – the Rijksmuseum. Here tourists can enjoy a bit of history, culture as well as sightseeing. The works of art from mainly Dutch and Flemish masters are displayed in this beautiful museum, located in a historical building that’s worth checking out too. Do you own a Holland Pass or I Amsterdam City Card? Then you can visit the museum for free or with a discount.
Right across the Rijksmuseum you will find another renowned Amsterdam attraction: the famous Van Gogh Museum, offering the largest collection of Van Gogh art in the world. Also here your Holland Pass or I Amsterdam City Card will save you money! Both museums are opened every day. If you don’t plan to buy a city pass, it’s advisable to purchase at least skip the line tickets for especially the Van Gogh museum, as it can get very crowded there creating long waiting lines. And wouldn’t that be a waste of your precious time in the Dutch capital?
Leave Amsterdam behind for a few hours and discover the surrounding Dutch countryside and its wonderful windmills! Drive through idyllic landscapes criss-crossed with canals, see authentic wooden houses and old-fashioned cheese-making in Volendam. Watch a shoemaker make clogs in Marken, and capture photos of the windmills the Netherlands is famous for in the picturesque village of Zaanse Schans. Throughout this half-day trip, listen to commentary about the history, culture and sights of the Netherlands.
Discover Bruges – one of the most captivating cities in Belgium – on this day trip from Amsterdam. After traveling to Bruges by coach, you will receive a brief overview of city sights from your knowledgeable guide. Then, enjoy 5 full hours exploring the churches, canals and lace shops of Bruges on your own. See the Begijnhof, the city gates and the eye-catching windmills. And indulge in some delicious Belgian chocolates on your ride back to Amsterdam!
Simplify your trip to Amsterdam with the I Amsterdam City Card, a pass that gives you free admission to museums and public transport throughout the city. Gain free entry to 38 museums including the Van Gogh Museum, Rembrandthuis Museum and Hermitage Amsterdam. Enjoy unlimited free public transport, a free canal cruise and discounts on attractions and restaurants. This pass is the perfect way for independent travelers to make the most of their time in Amsterdam and save money too!
Experience the world-famous Keukenhof Gardens on this hassle-free tour from Amsterdam. Travel by comfortable coach through the Netherlands’ countryside filled with blooming flower fields, and then enjoy three hours walking through the Keukenhof Gardens at your leisure. Bring a picnic lunch to enjoy among the vibrant display of millions of spring tulips!