Visiting the Netherlands
About the area
Utrecht is one of the major cities in The Netherlands. Located at the heart of the country, it welcomes over 2 million international travelers every year. The city is easily accessible by any mode of transport, and offers a large variety of accommodations for your stay.
Want to make the most of your visit? Utrecht hosts a culturally rich city centre. Ranging from its iconic medieval Dom Tower to the vibrancy of the city centre, anyone can find something to inspire them.
Utrecht is only a 30 minute train ride removed from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport. The cultural heart of the city, the exhibition halls and the train station are within walking distance from each other. This allows you to easily and freely explore every corner of the area.
Sights and activities
There's a wide variety of activities and sights to enjoy:
- Food and farmers markets
- Festivals and events
- Medieval architecture and landmarks
- The Netherlands' largest train station
- City boat trips through the old channels
Click here to learn more about Utrecht.