New Land highlights

This is I amsterdam's selection of highlights of things to do and places to stay, eat and drink in the New Land, including restaurants, hotels, excursions and attractions.

New Land – tips and highlights

Just north east of Amsterdam, in the province of Flevoland, land has been reclaimed from the sea, giving birth to expanses of wild nature and new cities such as Lelystad and Almere. But the area is also an internationally-acclaimed playground for architecture, art and design. Discover the New Land and find the best places to see, the most exciting things to do and see I amsterdam’s tips for accommodation, food and drink. 

New Land highlights


Oostvaardersdijk 01 13
Visit the Batavialand museum to see our enemy and source of inspiration for more than 7000 years: water. You can also visit the ma...

Luchtvaartmuseum Aviodrome

Pelikaanweg 50
Head to Aviodrome Lelystad Airport for a high-flying day out! Delve into a century of aviation history at the impressive museum, e...

Architecture in Almere

De Diagonaal 199
When it comes to architecture, Almere ranks an impressive third in the Netherlands – and actually first when looking at modern arc...

Eat, drink and sleep in New Land

Lodgerie Het Groene Geheim

Michauxpad 16
Luxurious lodges for rent for the ultimate holiday. Hidden away in the middle of Almere's woodlands is where you will come across ...

Restaurant BoatHouse

Noorderplassenweg 150
An excellent choice for lunch or dinner but also a terrific spot for parties, receptions or meetings. The Boathouse is well named,...

How to get to New Land:

How to get to New Land

Enjoy the excellent public transport connections from Amsterdam to make the most of a day trip to New Land.

Amsterdam & Region Travel Ticket

This convenient multi-purpose ticket offers unlimited public transport by bus, tram, train and metro in the entire Amsterdam area.

I amsterdam City Card

Your City Card gives you free entry to some fantastic museums, castles and attractions to be found in the Amsterdam Area.