Best 12 attractions of Amsterdam

Best 12 Attractions of Amsterdam

1.Amsteradm City Tour

Depart: daily every 30 minutes from 10.00 am to 5.00 Pm

Duration: 1,5-5 hours

Welcome to Amsterdam Tourisbus, a unique city tour that takes you to all major landmarks with which Amsterdam is so rich. The Touristbus Amsterdam has a transparent roof that can be opened in Summer. Admire the famous canals with their beautiful , elegant canal houses, towers and bridges. You will also see interesting sites, such as the Royal Palace, Dam Square, The Western Church, the Skinny Bridge, Amsterdam’s tallest windmill and the major museums and attractions.About half way, we will make a stop at the famous Gassan Diamonds factory, where you will enjoy a free guided tour. We will then continue with the second part of your sightseeing tour. GPS guided audio is available in English. Including a free visit to the diamond factory and a free drink.

2.Canal Cruise

Adults: 14.00 Euro

Children: 7.00 Euro

Children 0-3 y: Free

This great one-hour cruise takes you along Amsterdam’s most celebrated cannals and past the city’s most spectacular spots. As you glide through the historic city centre, feast your eyes on the elegeant merchants’s hauses dating from the Golden Age, the fabulous gables, famous towers and beautiful churches, the iconic “Magere Brug” and many more gighlights. During the cruise we offer a commentary in several languages. A canal cruise is absolutely highlight during a visit to Amasterdam! In our spacious and comfortable boats you will travel along a beautiful route through the canal ring and xperience the beauty of the city from a surprising perspective. And while you sightsee the magnificent gables, bridges and canal houses , the multilingual guide system provides explanation on the future and past of the capital. The canal cruise departs and ends in the cosy area called de Pijp.

3.Ajax Experience

Adults: 17,50 Euro

Children 0-11: 12,50 Euro

Fc Ajax is a legendary coccerclub. A club in which top class players are being created. The Ajax Experience is an interactive and innovative journey that takes you to the heart of the club. Be amazed, test your soccer skills learn about the Ajax history, the philosophy and the academy and experience what makes Ajax this unique club that builds giants.

4.Amsterdam Arena

Adults: 12.00 Euro

Children: 5-12: 10.00 Euro

Always fancied a backstage view of the Amsterdam ArenA and Ajax. Make your dream come true and enjoy a guided walk-in tours on a daily base, no reservation needed. During this 1 hour tour, our enthusiastic guide will tell you all the ins and outs about our stadium and the football legend Ajax. The tous ends at the Ajax Museum, where you can admire the history of this football club.

5. Amsterdam Museum

Adults: 10.00 Euro

Children: 5-18: 5.00 Euro

The story of Amsterdam, your entry to the city! Once a small settlement along the Amstel. Century world trade. Nowadays, a colourful metropolis with a special aspect and self-willed inhibitants. Experience the compelling story of the growth and prosper of this unique city. Enjoy a fascinating voyage of discovery along seven centuries of city history.

6. Artis Royal Zoo

Adults: 18.95 Euro

Children: 15.50 Euro

Welcome to Artis, the oldest zoo in Holland,located in the heart of Amsterdam. At Artis nature, culture and heritage come together. Experience it yourself. Admire the tropical fishes in the monumental Aquarium. Walk through the monumental Birdhouse and study the different bird species that freely fly around. Be surprised by the many animal forest in the renewed Ape House.

7. Amsterdam Tulip Museum

Adults: 6.00 Euro

Children: 4.00 Euro

Experience the history of the tulip, from its origin on the windswept mountains in Central Asia to the worldwide phenomenon it is today. Greed, anguish and dedication all played their part in the development of the tulip. Frtom a place of honour in the gardens of the Sultans in Istanbul the tulpi became the object6 of unprecedented soeculation in 17 th century Holland.

8. Allard Pierson Museum

Adults. 6.50 euro

Children: 3.25 Euro

The Allard Pierson Museum, the archaeological muse4um of the University of Amsterdam, bring the ancient civilization of Egypt, the Near East, The Greek World, Etruria and the Roman Empire back life.Original works of art and everyday objects from the period 4000 Bc- 500 Ad provide a fascinating picture of everyday life, mythology and religion in the ancient world. In the Egypt department is a room dedicated to death and mummification, with mummies, sarcophagi and a film showing the mummification process.

9. Museum of Bags and Purses

Adults: 8,50 Euro

Children: 5,00 Euro

Visit the largest Museum of Bags and Purses in the world and discover the unique collection bags from the 16th century to the present. The museum also has temporary exhibitions and shows work by contemporary designers. The museum is located in a beautiful canal house from 1644 and contains two period rooms from 17th and 18th century. The museum shop offers a large collection of bags from Dutch and international designers and gift articles.

10.Biblical Museum

Adults: 8,00 Euro

Children: 4,00 Euro

Biblical Museum – The Bible , art and culture presented in a building full of history. In the Golden Age the famous Dutch architect Philip Vingboons built two magnificent merchant’s houses on the Herengracht, which now houses the Biblical Museum. In these exceptional surroundings, visitors can learn the multifaceted influence of the Bible on Western Culture. The historic gardens of the museum are an oasis of calm in the heaert of Amsterdam.

11. Diamond Museum

Adults: 7,50 Euro

Children: 5, 00 Euro

Amsterdam is known for its rich history as City of center, which will show all aspects of diamonds with of course the attention on the diamond industry in Amsterdam. At a permanent exibition about diamonds, you can admire several famous diamonds as the Koh-I-Noor; The Cullinan and the Rembrandt. Besides the permanent exibition, a wide variety of frequently changing exibitions will be organized.

12. Heineken Experience


Discover the world of Heineken in the Heineken Experience! In the former brewery you will experience the dimensions of Heineken. Smell and taste the fresh brew in the brewhouse. Experience what it is like to be a beer bottle with you name on it! Of course a visit without a good glass of Heineken beer! Cheers!











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