The 105 best places to visit during a city trip in Amersfoort
Amersfoort is a city with a rich history where the Middle Ages are still palpable. Many remains can be seen from the old city wall, which used to protect the city, such as the Muurhuizen and fairy-tale Koppelpoort. Experience this beautiful city full of nice shops, cozy terraces, monuments and contemporary art. Looking for the most beautiful view of the city? Climb the 346 steps of the Onze Lieve Vrouwetoren, and see the city from great heights.
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From cargo ship to floating B&B Experience living on the water in the Robbedoes. The original boatmaster's house is fully equipped.
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Amersfoort's sweetest boutique with colorful dresses, unusual shoes, accessories and a collection of cheerful things.
In Exposa you will find racks full of special clothing and a diverse collection of fashion accessories. But also for a nice gift you will definitely succeed here.
In this cozy, cultural shop you can buy numerous interior accessories from India, Mexico, Senegal, Egypt, Morocco and Ghana.
Here's cake central. Take a seat in the conservatory or on the terrace and taste honest artisan cakes both savory and sweet.
Shopping and lunch in the shopping area De Kamp in Amersfoort
What a view! Climb the 346 steps of this tower, which with its more than 98 meters is the third highest late-medieval tower in the Netherlands.
Here you can go for chocolates, fudge, nougat, tea and wine. While you're hypnotized by the smell of chocolate. Do we have to say more?
In the heart of Amersfoort you will find this street full of unique shops. Here, self-employed entrepreneurs are passionate behind the counter.
In the beautiful historic building you will find a varied collection of jewellery: modern, classic and timeless.
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Hotel de Tabaksplant offers tasteful, comfortable rooms and is housed in a monumental building where history is clearly visible.
This wine bar in the 17th century building is the place to enjoy a nice glass of wine and matching snacks together with family and friends.
This farmers' market brings sustainable, mostly organic, artisanal and culinary products from the countryside to Amersfoort.
A café restaurant with its own character. Enjoy no-nonsense cuisine in one of the most beautiful monumental buildings in the city centre.
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Enjoy a delicious lunch, coffee or something delicious in this stubborn lunchroom. At Downey's, people with disabilities rise above themselves.
In this women's and men's fashion store, they also sell jewellery and some home accessories in addition to clothing from new and existing brands.
More than forty open worldly wines, sincere attention and located in a city conastery. Also discover a beautiful, hidden terrace.
The third best sandwich in the Netherlands can be found here. In addition, enjoy the extensive menu and atmosphere at this oldest café in the city.
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In this fun, welcoming coffee and lunch lounge you will find the best coffee, smoothies, delicious sandwiches and all cakes are baked themselves.
The artworks you will find at Jans Pakhuys are made by people with intellectual disabilities and all unique.
Find bargains among the second-hand items of good quality. You support the fight against child exploitation in all kinds of countries.
The city beach of Amersfoort. Go for the ultimate holiday feeling, conviviality and good food and drink.
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Located on a beautiful canal you will find Brood en Zoets. Enjoy a lot of homemade goodies in this small, cute property.
Here, during a guided tour, the secrets of Amersfoort beer will be revealed. Of course, you can only drink a delicious beer.
The Koppelpoort is a fairytale gate dating back to 1400. Learn all the secrets during a guided tour and experience what a wheel turner is.
Craftsmen. Mechanics. Here they do things a little different. Because every cyclist is unique, they help you find the perfect bike here.
Great food, cosiness and tough kitsch, that's what you can expect here. Enjoy delicious crepes, galettes, croques and French toast.
Enjoy honest artisanal food, good wine and cosy atmosphere at this eatery with French cuisine in the most beautiful square of Amersfoort.
View Amersfoort from the water. Besides regular, there are also several themed boats. Sail on the bat boat or discover nature on the quay wall.
Museum Flehite is housed in three late medieval wall houses. Paintings and objects tell you about more than 750 years of city history.
One of the beautiful canals in and around the center of Amersfoort. Start at the Kamperbinnenpoort and take a walk for the monumental houses.
At the foot of the Onze Lieve Vrouwetoren you will find De Vier Broers. Here they prepare delicious meat and fish dishes from the grill.
In the atmospheric property of Livingstone Coffee you can relax completely. Enjoy a delicious cup of coffee, decor and music.
A unique place in Amersfoort to look around. In addition to innovative, technological companies, you will find shops and nice places to eat.
From lager to local heroes. A specialty beer shop with more than 500 different beers where lovers can indulge in.
A few minutes walk from the cozy squares you will find 18 completely renovated rooms. Rooms can accommodate from 1 to 4 people.
In the Mondriaanhuis you can see exhibitions with works by Mondriaan himself and artists inspired by him.
Since 1900 you can visit Schwitzner for fabrics, an extensive collection of lace and strap, closures, cords and thousands of buttons.
Above the vintage bakery café of Queens you will find 4 hotel rooms. In the original furnished rooms you sleep on a mezzanine, accessible by stairs.
Flemish friteshuis 'van Gogh' makes real fresh fries from fresh potatoes. Peel yourself, cut yourself in front of you and pre-baked yourself.
VelvetMusic focuses on the real music lover and you can see that. The store is full of CDs and LPs. Enjoy music and a cup of coffee and look around.
Thanks to the various collection of stained glass you can enjoy a beautiful color game here. You will also find other artful products here.
The largest square of Amersfoort where there is market every Friday and Saturday and where you can relax in various cafes and restaurants.
A household name in Amersfoort and surroundings. Three organs can be viewed during a visit in the medieval church building.
The kitchen of mothers served as a source of inspiration for the menu. The kitchen has influences from Latin America, the Mediterranean Sea and the Netherlands.
The savoury and sweet treats are homemade, the tea is special and the sandwiches are delicious. The place for lunch or High Tea.
Visit several workshops and galleries during the KunstKijkroute. Discover the works of 35 different artists during this round of culture.
Walk at the end of the Langestraat through the Kamperbinnenpoort into the Kamp and be surprised by the unique offer of shops and restaurants.
Eat, drink and buy the products that make you happy and make the world a little more beautiful! From coffee to beautiful clothes and unique gifts.
Here it is cozy and special chisings. Dirck stands out for its unique interior, the friendly service and delicious Burgundy menu.
Experience this nice neighborhood where you can enjoy beautiful monuments and the oldest canal of Amersfoort in a medieval atmosphere.
The Vita Nova was built in 1940 and belongs to the Sailing Heritage. Be a guest as an onboard.
Here you will find everything you need to dress up your Theefeestje. From ingredients to decorations, but also tableware. Experience this store and be inspired.
This ice cream parlor can be found in a restored 1957 settling pump, a special place to enjoy an artisanal ice cream.
Thursday to Sunday you can walk into this special shopping gallery. Admire the unique collection of exclusive bags, scarves and ceramics.
Enjoy a delicious breakfast, brunch, lunch, pancakes, milkshakes, cakes & more at this American-style breakfast & lunch café!
Relax on one of the terraces of this cozy square at the foot of the Onze Lieve Vrouwetoren where there is always something to do.
This atmospheric shop bridges a bridge between Oriental articles and the commonality of life in our culture.
A perfect park for walking or relaxing. As the name suggests, you can discover remnants of the old city wall of Amersfoort.
Politics, artistic, student, young and senior Amersfoort likes to come here for an in-depth conversation, airy chat or just nothing.
At De Aubergerie, located on the outskirts of the city centre, in a beautiful rustic setting, you can enjoy French cuisine.
Return in time in this monumental courtyard. Around the 15th century, Arme Huyssittende was given shelter here and plaguers were cared for.
Ien yourself in this neighborhood for a moment in the Middle Ages. The houses here are built on the foundation of the first city wall of Amersfoort.
Colourful boutique with lovely dresses, unique shoes, accessories and cheerful gadgets from England, France, the USA and home design.
As the name suggests you can go here for lettuce... and more! Think of coffee, a healthy lunch, fresh juices and sugar-free tartlets.
Real fish restaurant on the water with beautiful garden where you can taste the love of lobster, oysters, fish, seafood and seafood in the dishes.
An intimate location, full of vintage and design, where lunch and drinks are nice. All products are fresh and homemade. Includes a cozy terrace.
A 1500 square meter gathering place of enthusiastic entrepreneurs with a love for vintage, design and industrial. Discover unique items and more.
With 8 draught beers, much more from the bottle and an extensive range of whisky you can have a drink with your friends here.
This train station is located on the west side of the city centre. Take the front exit and walk to the city centre in about 15 minutes.
Vanilia has a unique self-produced women's collection, created by real craftsmen. For a complete look.
The largest range of beers from Amersfoort can be found here. Around one hundred and sixty beers in the bottle and various tapers. Discover surprising flavors.
In this cozy dinner they believe in service, quality and value for money. All burgers are 100% beef and are prepared fresh in sight.
In a beautiful place in the middle of the city, Steven and Jet welcome you to their special monument. Choose a room with views of the city garden.
At Blok's Restaurant they are ready to give you a unique experience. An experience of taste & quality, on your plate and in the glass.
Relax and let your taste buds spoil. The top from the hospitality industry and students with passion for the profession make sure you don't want anything.
A trendy boutique for the modern woman. In the changing collection you will find brands that are nowhere for sale in Amersfoort and surroundings.
In the heart of Amersfoort you will find this heavenly place. You can go here for a menu that changes with the seasons and a good cup of coffee.
Enjoy tender steaks, steaks or tournedos in this Argentinian restaurant. Everything fresh from the charcoal grill.
Restaurant de Saffraan is located on the 'Hoop op Welvaart', a 100-year-old clipper, which has been completely converted into a restaurant.
Miles is the place for free live concerts in the genre of jazz, blues, soul, funk, singer-songwriter, pop and more. There are also regular jam sessions.
In an old monastery in the heart of Amersfoort you will find this cozy city café. In this cultural and welcoming place, let music surprise you every now and then.
Liefde & Ambacht can be found in the heart of Amersfoort. This is the place where lovers can choose from delicious pieces of artisanal cheese.
Since 1959 they have been preparing traditional Italian ice cream here according to family recipe. The ice cream is made in a traditional way with fresh products.
Here it is about the good things in life. Delicious coffee, fantastic tea, beautiful bread and authentic cakes. Enjoy and taste.
A green, relaxing environment yet close to all city amenities. The heart-warming Berghotel has been welcoming guests since 1903.
For thirty years San Marco has been a small piece of Italy in Amersfoort. Taste classics but also original, ever-changing flavors.
In a listed building you will find Logement de Gaaper where personal service is paramount and the rooms radiate a modern atmosphere.
Dara is a world restaurant with a contemporary oriental touch. Enjoy a delicious dinner or an exotic cocktail in a casual atmosphere.
Step out of your comfort zone and go for a delicious, responsible sandwich. Or choose a specialty coffee, vegan tartlet or juice. Hip and very atmospheric.
For a century you can come here for a good book. Take a look around and be inspired by the offer and reading tips of the employees.
Visit this cosy specialty beer café at the Lieve Vrouwekerkhof in Amersfoort for a drink, game or terrace.
Here products are prepared locally and artisanally in wood-fired ovens. Tough men who chop wood and prepare delicious dishes.
Set in an 18th-century renovated building in the historic centre, Hotel Lange Jan offers compact rooms with city views.
Specialty store in the field of knitting wool, needlework and quilting fabrics. But also a place where you can participate in crochet and knitting courses.
NH Amersfoort is within walking distance of the city centre. Several rooms on the top floor offer fantastic views of the city.
Compose a beautiful outfit here in peace. In addition to clothing, you will also find interior items and accessories. From a tough sofa to tea lights.
Cool meat and BBQ kitchen in the bustling heart of Amersfoort. You can see the creativity and enthusiasm on your plate.
Here you will find showcases full of beautiful watches and jewelry. HiPp also has its own studio and goldsmith.
Cheap parking on the north-east side of Amersfoort in parking garage on the Rijpstraat. You'll have to take a longer walk into town.
Curious what there is to experience in Amersfoort and the region? VVV Amersfoort offers you plenty of tips, information and routes.
This large car park is located in the north-west between De Nieuwe Stad and the center of Amersfoort. Ideal to discover both areas.
At this car park west of the city center you can park for a cheap hourly rate. The city centre is quickly accessible via the Molenstraat.
Large car park on the south side of the city centre with a favorable daily rate. The city centre can be reached in just a few minutes.
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