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Canal Ring
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Canal Ring

Biking, Boating, Museums

Walking, cycling or cruising around Amsterdam’s famous canal network offers a picturesque and invigorating way to view the city’s landmarks.

De Pijp
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De Pijp

Romantic, Museums, Dining

Thought to be named for its long, straight streets, this district was once the residence of artists such as Mondrian and is now one of Amsterdam’s trendiest spots.

Zuidoost
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Zuidoost

Romantic, Skyscrapers, Live Music

For big entertainment, visit this multicultural district, home of the Amsterdam ArenA, Heineken Music Hall and the forested Gaasperpark where you can enjoy watersports.

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Top hotels in Amsterdam City Centre

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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Inntel Hotels Amsterdam Centre
4 out of 5
Nieuwezijds Kolk 19, Amsterdam
NZ$283/night
1 Sep. - 2 Sep.
4.2/5Excellent! (8,813 reviews)

Located in Amsterdam City Centre, this spa hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Berlage Stock Exchange (Beurs van Berlage), New Church, and The Old Church (Oude ...

4.2/5Excellent! (8,813 reviews)

"This is a nice looking modern hotel, and the rooms are nice. You can’t beat the location, walking distance from Amsterdam Centraal, and to museums. You are also in the middle of all the shopping, eating, and fun."…"

Reviewed on 21 Aug. 2019

Inntel Hotels Amsterdam Centre
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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Amsterdam Centraal Station
4 out of 5
Oosterdoksstraat 4, Amsterdam
NZ$356/night
1 Sep. - 2 Sep.
4.4/5Excellent! (2,929 reviews)

Located in Amsterdam City Centre, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Nieuwmarkt Square and The Old Church (Oude Kerk). Dam Square and Anne Frank House ...

4.4/5Excellent! (2,929 reviews)

"safety, location, staff professionalism, fast service"…"

Reviewed on 19 Aug. 2019

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Amsterdam Centraal Station
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Eden Hotel Amsterdam
3.5 out of 5
Amstel 144, Amsterdam
NZ$207/night
25 Aug. - 26 Aug.
3.8/5Good! (2,272 reviews)

Located in Amsterdam City Centre, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Rembrandt Square, Stopera, and Hermitage Amsterdam. Flower Market and Skinny Bridge ...

3.8/5Good! (2,272 reviews)

"Good size bathroom and bedroom. Water from shower tended to go all over the bathroom floor. Lighting was ver dim in bedroom"…"

Reviewed on 19 Aug. 2019

Eden Hotel Amsterdam

Popular activities in Amsterdam City Centre

Anne Frank House
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Photo provided by Nederlands Bureau voor Toerisme and Congressen

Anne Frank House

Anne Frank’s world-famous diary chronicles the moving history behind this much-visited Amsterdam landmark.

Dam Square
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Dam Square

History and heritage, fun and festivities come together in the beating heart of old and new Amsterdam.

Leidseplein
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Leidseplein

From fine dining to fast food, concerts to clubbing, this popular entertainment hub in the heart of the city has something for everyone.

Top activities in Amsterdam City Centre

NIGHT CRUISE AMSTERDAM
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NIGHT CRUISE AMSTERDAM

NZ$29

Our Evening Cruise is a 90 minute night cruise that introduces you to the unique vibe of Amsterdam by night. Thousands of lights highlight the hundreds of bridges and the iconic buildings alongside the canals. Our waiter welcomes you on board our comfortable, luxurious boat.

Amsterdam XtraCold Icebar Tickets with Drinks
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Amsterdam XtraCold Icebar Tickets with Drinks

NZ$29

The “coolest” hangout in town, XtraCold Icebar, keeps it warm by kitting you out in parkas, so you can comfortably relax and sip drinks in this all-ice venue. Bundle up and head inside to chill out in a bar completely made up of ice, pairing your frosty beverages with thrilling stories of ice-bound explorers.

I amsterdam City Card
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I amsterdam City Card

NZ$93

Swing through Amsterdam's can't-miss sights and must-see attractions with one convenient card. With the I amsterdam City Card, you can pop into museums, galleries, and gardens, whisk around town on the city's buses and trams, and enjoy a scenic cruise to check out Amsterdam's iconic canal houses up close.

Canal Cruise with a 4-Course Gourmet Dinner & Drinks
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Canal Cruise with a 4-Course Gourmet Dinner & Drinks

NZ$151

Enjoy a sumptuous, 4-course feast at your table as you sail peacefully along enchantingly lit canals. Glide by landmarks like the Anne Frank House and the Hermitage Museum. The local crew shares intriguing stories about the city while you soak in the scenery with a drink in hand.

Dutch Countryside Tour with Windmills, Volendam & Marken
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Dutch Countryside Tour with Windmills, Volendam & Marken

NZ$85

Move away from the hustle and bustle of Amsterdam's city center and explore the gentler pace of life in the Dutch countryside. Snap photos of riverside windmills, visit fishing villages still steeped in tradition, bite into savory samples at a local cheesemaker, and find out how pairs of iconic Dutch clogs are crafted.

Bruges Day Trip from Amsterdam
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Bruges Day Trip from Amsterdam

NZ$151

Discover Bruges, an immaculately preserved medieval old town, just over the border into Belgium. Team up with an experienced guide to hear stories about this picture-perfect town while you explore charming streets, quaint canals, and exquisite shops selling everything from monk-brewed beer to handmade chocolates.