Cycling is a fun, efficient and easy way of getting around Amsterdam - just like the locals do! Even if you only pedal around for a few hours, riding a bike is an essential Amsterdam experience.
Hire a bike in Amsterdam
Biking in Amsterdam is safe and easy, thanks to the flat landscape and multitude of bike paths. But before you set out, take a few minutes to learn more about cycling in Amsterdam. After renting your bike, follow any instructions the vendor might give you, and lock-up the bike in authorized locations only. MacBike offers a free multi-lingual leaflet on how to cycle safely through Amsterdam.
You'll find bike rental shops throughout the city, but below is a list of recommended rental locations to get you started. Money-saving tip: A few bike rental locations (like MacBike and Amsterbike) offer a 25% discount with the I amsterdam City Card.