Best day trips
from amsterdam

Best day trips
from amsterdam

Day trips

As cities go, Amsterdam is fairly green. There’s no shortage of water and trees. And the sprawling Vondelpark is the perfect place for outdoor adventures. But just wait until you see what’s waiting for you if you venture a little further afield... Tulips at the Keukenhof, windmills at Zaanse Schans and so much more!

Here’s a little glimpse at what you can expect...


Zaanse Schans

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Van Gogh's home

Head to the modern Vincentre in Nuenen to find out all about the artist’s childhood and early experimentation with art.

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Hague Tower

This residential skyscraper is the tallest building in The Hague. Make your way all the way up to the 42nd floor to enjoy the panoramic view.

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Frans Hals Museum

Haarlem is only a 15-minute train ride away from Amsterdam. A worthwhile journey for fans of Hals and his artwork.

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The Sloten windmill

You can explore the inside of this windmill just outside of the city centre. Perfect if you can only fit a mini excursion into your itinerary!

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Muiderslot Castle

This medieval castle has beautifully restored chambers inside and stunning gardens outside for starters.

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Art Museum The Hague

The collection here is incredible! Impressionism, expressionism and even fashion... One of the biggest art museums in Europe.

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Mauritshuis The Hague

Nordic art at its finest in The Hague! The highlight? It has to be Vermeer’s famous masterpiece ‘The Girl with a Pearl Earring’.

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You’ll love the colourful old houses in this little fishing town. Don’t leave without having a souvenir photo taken in traditional dress!

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In 2023, the Keukenhof garden was open between 23 March and 14 May. 800 different types of tulip create a stunning sea of beautiful blooms.

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