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Amsterdam itineraries

Amsterdam is the ideal destination for your next trip or tour. The sheer number of sights and activities might be overwhelming however, so explore our suggested itineraries and resources to better plan your time here.

Make the most of your Amsterdam tour

Whether your tour will last a few days or a few hours, you will want to get the most out of your time in Amsterdam. The city is relatively small, and it’s possible to get a good taste of its sights and attractions in a short period of time. We’ve created some sample itineraries with varying lengths, so whether you’re planning a day trip or a long weekend, explore these below for some useful information.

See the best of Amsterdam with these suggested itineraries

Stopover

Whether travelling for business or pleasure, you might find yourself in Amsterdam with just a few hours to spare. The city’s compact size makes it eas...

24 hours

You’ll be surprised how much of Amsterdam you can see in just 24 hours. So arm yourself with comfortable shoes, a good map and get ready for an advent...

48 hours

Pack a good map and a sense of adventure! A 48-hour trip to Amsterdam provides sufficient time to visit the city’s best-known sights as well as explor...

72 hours

Three days in Amsterdam is more than enough time to see all the city's biggest sights, plus head out of town for a quick day trip. Here are a few tips...

A sustainable day in Amsterdam

“Going Green” is nothing new to the Dutch. Over 400 years ago, the city of Amsterdam planted trees along the canals to “green up” their beautiful city...

Off the beaten track

First time visitors to Amsterdam don’t want to miss the city’s most obvious attractions, like the Anne Frank Huis, Van Gogh Museum and perhaps a canal...

5 ways to beat the crowds

Many of Amsterdam’s most famous attractions can get pretty busy at peak times but that doesn't mean you can't squeeze them into your travel itinerary....