Sail along the light artworks in the city center of Amsterdam, during Amsterdam light festival.Book a tour >>
Make a boat tour and enjoy the Amsterdam Light Festival from the water during a cruise on the canals.Tickets from € 16,- >>
This trendy hotel with a rooftop, restaurant and club is located in hot and happening Amsterdam East.Check the rates >>
This lifestyle hotel is located on Herengracht in the Canal District and also loved by locals.Check the rates >>
One of the most Instagrammable places in Holland during this season!Get that Insta-photo >>
Visit the number one photography museum of Amsterdam for exhibits about contemporary photography.Get tickets for € 12,50 >>
The Canal District in Amsterdam is maybe the most visited area in town. It’s a neighbourhood that where almost every view is picture perfect. The canals are so much more than a touristic attraction, sometimes we forget how many unique hotspots there are. This is the area for the ultimate Amsterdam feeling, experience it by bike or by boat on the canals. Shop until you drop, treat yourself with the best food or party like a rock star, everything is possible in this Unesco Heritage area.
The most famous streets in the Canal District in Amsterdam are the Prinsengracht, Herengracht, Keizersgracht and Singel. Although you should not miss these authentic streets, there is so much more to discover! Wander around in the side streets like the Spiegelstraat for some special and exclusive shops. Satisfy your appetite at one of the great restaurants and book a room at the Hoxton or Andaz Hotel. Photography lovers should definitely visit photo museum FOAM. End your day at hidden gem Tales & Spirits with cocktails and bites. In this neighbourhood guide for the Canal District you find more hotspots!
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