The 10 best activities and events to experience in Rotterdam

There is plenty to do in Rotterdam! Make your city trip unforgettable by visiting the city during a well-known event. Or get to know Rotterdam better by taking part 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 keep your day in Rotterdam forever in your memory. Check out our tips and recommendations.

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Grote of Sint-Laurenskerk

The Laurenskerk is full of stories and is the only monument from the Middle Ages in Rotterdam. Watch exhibitions or go for a tower climb.

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Enjoying without stress of choice? Then a surprise dinner from SuprisEat is the perfect choice! Book and receive the location 2 hours in advance.

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Vessel 11

This English gastropub is located on a former British lighthouse (mobile lighthouse). In addition to good food, there are regular performances and concerts.

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Discover Rotterdam on 2 wheels on a bike tour through the city.

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The 390 meter long Luchtsingel connects Rotterdam North with Rotterdam Centre. Climb stairs and explore this forgotten area.

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Due to the striking design you will not get around these Cube Houses. Take a beautiful picture and look inside the open LookCube.

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Maritiem Museum

Travel through our maritime present and past. Listen to stories, admire masterpieces and experience the historic ships in the museum harbour.

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Glasblazerij Miranda van der Waal

With the help of a spectacular large flame, Miranda creates unique glass art. Take a look in the open studio and admire all the beautiful objects.

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Schorem Haarsnijder en Barbier

In this craft barbershop men are welcome for a traditional haircut and shave. A visit to this case is a real experience.

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Watertaxi Rotterdam

Fast water taxis transport you on call to 50 locations. Go for a quick crossing or a surprise trip from the skipper.

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Stoomschip ss Rotterdam

Discover this former cruise ship, blow out on the bow, have a cup of coffee and enjoy the view of Rotterdam's magical skyline.

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