The golden age canals of Amsterdam lined by the buildings and the whole treasure of the city is packed in its museums. There are many beautiful Amsterdam tourist places to visit where you can explore the wealth of the city. The well-preserved architecture art crafts from 17th century tell you the city’s richness in art and culture.
Amsterdam also some adventure spots to see both on foot and through some rides. The colorful markets to the coffee shops and Red-light district, the city has transformed towards the modern, progressive attitudes and is one of the terrific holiday destination ideas.
Here are some adventurous and beautiful Amsterdam tourist places to visit:
Canals of Amsterdam:
Built during the 17th century to control the flow of Amstel River. A wealth of the Amsterdam can be discovered by a ride boat ride through the canals. There are 165 canals for a length over 60-miles. One of the most visited Amsterdam tourist places for its unique boat rides and tilted houses.
According to a survey, there are more than 2500 houseboats floating on the Amstel river in Amsterdam. Tourists are offered rides on cruises with candle lights and provided with special houseboats to stay.
Van Gogh Museum:
Explore the world’s largest collection of Vincent Van Gogh works in this museum dedicated to his works. Must visit in Amsterdam tourist places for the artists which give inspiration and encouragement in their lives.
The museum, one of the most admiring Amsterdam tourist places is guided by the guides through the permanent collection of Van Gogh, exhibitions, and workshops, conducted for children along with their parents by the museum management. Certain special sessions are conducted for the interested painters where they can feel the works of the Van Gogh.
The largest city park in Amsterdam and certainly most famous and one of the most visited Amsterdam tourist places in the Netherlands. Millions of people visit this park every year across the world. The park is constructed on the muddy dump area and the whole park has to go undergo the total renovation every 30 years.
The place is different from other Amsterdam tourist places where various sculptures are constructed in the park along with the famous poet Vondel of Amsterdam. Various concerts are conducted in the open-air theatre located at the entrance, where most of the entries are free.
Floating Flower Market:
Only floating flower market in the world. The place is considered as the most fragrant place in all seasons of the Amsterdam. This uniqueness of the flower market exists since 1862. Tourists consider it as one of the beautiful Amsterdam tourist places to visit.
Most colorful place in Amsterdam where you can buy the bouquets of different flowers from A-Z. The trusted place to buy the wooden tulips, fridge magnets, and miniature clogs.
De Wallen (Red Light District):
One of the awkwardly felt places in Amsterdam tourist places, famous for the nightlife and party culture. The place mostly visited by the grooms who are about to get married to spend a night for the bachelor parties with the friends.
Amsterdam prides itself on its legally encouraged adult industry and window hustler services. Since 2000 government made an announcement that profession of hustlers is legal and they now turned into as taxpayers.