The 11 best activities and events to experience in Amsterdam

There's plenty to do in Amsterdam! Make your city trip unforgettable by visiting the city at a well-known event. Or get to know Amsterdam better by participating in an activity that lets you experience a completely different side of the city. We have made a selection of activities, tours and tours that will ensure that your day in Amsterdam stays in your memory forever. Check out our tips and recommendations.

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Those Dam Boat Guys

The small boat tours of The Guys are the perfect way to enjoy the magical canals of Amsterdam.

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In the heart of Amsterdam you will find ARTIS, where nature, culture and heritage come together. Discover numerous animal species, centuries-old trees and beautiful stories.

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TonTon Club Westergas

In the middle of the girls of fun, you'll find TonTon Club, an arcade full of arcade and pinball machines, air hockey, beer and delicious snacks.

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Best hotels in the center of Amsterdam

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The Movies

Enjoy a varied selection of quality films in a beautiful ambience in this oldest and most stylish cinema in Amsterdam.

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EYE is there for everyone who loves film. You will find four movie rooms, changing exhibitions and a bar-restaurant with beautiful views.

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House of bols

On an interactive discovery tour you will learn more about Lucas Bols and its liqueurs and jenevers. See how everything comes together to create the perfect cocktail.

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Our recommendations for a delicious lunch in Amsterdam

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A'DAM Toren

Go to the A'DAM tower at high altitude. A tower with several bars, restaurants and an observation deck, with exciting swing.

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Brouwerij de Prael

At one of the oldest places in the city you will find De Prael, a brewery, shop and tasting room. Taste delicious artisan brewed beer.

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NEMO Science Museum

Here everyone, from young to old, discovers how fascinating science and technology are. Visit exhibitions, experiments and workshops.

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10 hotspots for coffee and lunch in Amsterdam

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Yellow Bike

Experience Amsterdam like an Amsterdammer, hop on a bike and discover the city. Rent a bike at Yellow Bike or go out with a local guide.

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't Blauwe Theehuis

You will find't Blauwe Theehuis in a unique building, in the middle of the Vondelpark. On the large terrace it is always cosy and busy during sunny days.

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