Amsterdam itineraries

Amsterdam has something for everyone, but the sheer number of sights means that you might need some suggestions for where to start. Take a look at these itineraries to get inspiration for your next trip. Whether you’re here for a day or a week, we’ve got plenty of tips to keep you busy.

Make the most of your Amsterdam city break

If you've only got a few days (or even a few hours) to see Amsterdam, you'll want to get the most out of your time here. Thankfully, Amsterdam is relatively small compared to other European capitals, and it's definitely possible to get a good taste of the city's best sights, attractions and experiences in a short space of time if you know where to go. Below you'll see some suggested itineraries for different lengths of trip - so whether you're here for a day or a week, here's some inspiration for the best things to see and do during your time in Amsterdam .

See the best of Amsterdam with these suggested itineraries

Explore Amsterdam on foot with these themed walking routes

Bike tours in the Amsterdam Area

New Land

Impressive modern architecture in Almere and bird-watching at a spectacular wetlands nature reserve.

Amsterdam Beach

Nationaal Park Zuid Kennemerland by Koen Smilde
Incredible wildlife and scenic picnics in the dunes along the rugged coastline from Zaandvoort to IJmuiden

Old Holland

Zaandaam
Heritage museums and trendy industrial complexes along the historic riverside from Zaandaam.