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The stories of Holland

Immerse yourself in Holland's rich history and culture and learn more about our home country. From world-famous painters living in the Golden Age to the beautiful tulip fields that give colour to the typical Dutch landscape, cultural treats await you on every corner. Step on board your flight to Amsterdam and visit one of the countless special places in the Netherlands.
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Relaxing city break

From modern to authentic cities, explore the Dutch charm throughout the entire country. Travelling in Holland is quick and easy, making it hard to choose from the many places that are worth the visit!

Leiden - Tour the canals and check out the beautiful historic inner city

Rotterdam – Visit this trendy city and be amazed by its futuristic skyline

Utrecht – Climb the 465 steps of the the city’s main landmark, the Dom Tower

The Hague – Discover why this city is also known as ‘Royal City by the Sea’

Maastricht – Explore the historic city centre of this peaceful city

Taste of Holland

Travelling is not only about sightseeing. For a true taste of Holland, visit the cheese capitals Gouda and Alkmaar or visit one of the many excellent restaurants with top-level chefs.

Blooming colours

Tulips and flower bulbs are two of Holland’s most famous exports. An extraordinary experience is walking, cycling or driving along the colourful flower fields, for example in Flevoland.

Water and innovation

Did you know that nearly a third of the country lies below sea level? Large water engineering works, such as the Delta Works and the Afsluitdijk, are examples of how we protect ourselves from the sea. Visit the beautiful coastline, stroll along the canals in the city or enjoy water sports at one of the many lakes. Expect to be surprised by the different faces of water in Holland!

32-kilometre-long dam

The 32-kilometre-long Afsluitdijk is more than protection against floods. You can drive, cycle or walk from one end to the other and it provides splendid views of the Wadden Sea and Ijsselmeer lake.

Cycle past world-famous windmills

Cycle through the gorgeous South Holland regions of the Alblasserwaard and Vijfheerenlanden and visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site Kinderdijk, nestled in the picturesque Dutch polder landscape.

Artistic masterpieces

Holland is also well-known for its Dutch Masters including Rembrandt, Vermeer and Frans Hals and modern masters such as Van Gogh and Mondriaan. Visit art museums throughout the entire country to get an impression of the Dutch history reflected on canvas. Learn more about the stories of Holland and get inspired to visit one of the countless special places across the country.
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Rembrandt van Rijn

This year it will be 350 years since the death of world-famous painter Rembrandt van Rijn. His life and the Golden Age are being celebrated across the country with exhibitions and events.
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