Amsterdam Itinerary 7 Days

Must-see Tourist Destinations in Amsterdam

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Recently Made Itineraries for 7 Days in Amsterdam

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7 Days in Amsterdam - Perfect 1 Week Guide

An exuberant city which may be small in size but is definitely large in character and attitude, Amsterdam is a holidayer’s treasure. Presenting quirky dining options, vintage shops, colorful tulips, Golden Age canals and noteworthy museums, the capital city of the Netherlands enthralls you beyond words. Go through this Amsterdam Itinerary 7 Days to know about the best way to make the most of one week in Amsterdam!

What to see in Amsterdam in 7 days?

Museums

Amsterdam is full of museums and galleries that give you a glimpse into the city’s rich tryst with culture and history. Housing the Rijksmuseum, the Van Gogh Museum and the Stedelijk Museum of Modern Art, Museumplein is the most popular area in Amsterdam to go museum-hopping. Apart from these world-famous museums, there are some lesser-known yet equally interesting ones like the FOAM photography museum, the spectacular Tropenmuseum, and the Willet Holthuysen. Worth a visit is the Anne Frank House, a place which gives tourists an insight into the horrific atrocities committed against the Jewish people during World War II.

Tulips

The iconic tulips have often been synonymously used with Amsterdam and a trip to this city is not complete without soaking in the beauty of this magnificent blooms. Bloemenmarkt – the world’s only floating flower market located in Singel, is the place you should be heading to for buying the most exquisite Tulip bulbs ever. The Tulip Museum is the best place for those who want to know more about the history of tulips in Holland and the infamous tulip craze.

Red Light District

Housing brothels, strip clubs, sex shops and even a sex museum that talks about the history of erotica, Amsterdam’s iconic Red-Light District, De Wallen, is an experience in itself. If you are curious and willing to visit the area at night, you will see that it is completely transformed into a district swarming with crowds and the red neon lights.

Canal Tours, Cycling Tours, and Walking Tours

Home to 165 canals, Amsterdam’s waterway network is recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Opt for a canal cruise and experience the best of the country while floating over the water or choose to go for walking tours along these waterways. Cycling, which is a widely-practiced activity in Amsterdam, is also a fun way to explore the place.

Parks

Vondelpark, the largest park in Amsterdam and also one of the oldest, is the perfect place to bask in the sunshine and enjoy the city’s glorious weather. The three-meter statue of Dutch poet Vondel, the rose garden and the music dome are the most popular attractions in this park. Oosterpark, a lesser-known but equally beautiful park, is also a good option for those who wish to enjoy the greenery and escape the crowds.

Food and Dining

Amsterdam offers a huge variety of cafes, bars, pubs, and restaurants to the visitors. Head to any of the lovely eateries to enjoy a hearty meal of Dutch food and a glass of chilled beer! You can also visit the impressive Food Hallen – a food and drink hub where visitors can munch their way through an assortment of street food.

Markets

Featuring a wide selection of Henri Willig cheeses and other typically Dutch treats as well as souvenirs, De Kaaskelder is a must-visit market in Amsterdam. The Bloemenmarkt flower market, the Albert Cuypmarket in De Pijpand, the Lindengracht market in the Jordaan, and the Waterlooplein flea market are other popular markets in the city.

Other Attractions

The national monument of Dam Square, built nearly 750 years ago, is where you can see the Amstel dam, the spot which gives the city its name. This too is a must-visit place in Amsterdam. Jordaan District, Royal Palace of Amsterdam, Zaanse Schans, and the Magere Brug bridge are some of the other popular tourist sites in Amsterdam.

Tours and Activities in Amsterdam for 7 days

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Best Hotels in Amsterdam for 7 Day Trip

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