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Nov 27

Top Ten Popular Tourist Attractions In Netherlands

The historic center, the classic windmills and other attractions that exist across the country Netherlands. To the West and North of the long coastline characterized by hills and sandy beaches. During the spring, the flower garden into a place of tourist attraction in the Netherlands which provides a colorful flower garden is fabulous.

Here’s a list of 10 places in the Netherlands tour that is popular:

1. Canals of Amsterdam

Canals in Amsterdam

Amsterdam started to build the famous canals in the 17th century during the golden age of The Netherlands. The three main canals, Herengracht, Prinsengracht, and Keizersgracht form concentric belts around the city, known as the Grachtengordel. There are currently more than 100 km (60 MI) length of the canals, and also there are 1500 bridges. Along with the main channel, there are also around 1550 monumental buildings. Tourist attractions in the Netherlands it became the most numerous on the visit by foreign tourists.

2. The Frisian Islands

The West Frisian Islands

West Frisian Islands or Netherlands language Waddeneilanden is a chain of islands in the North Sea off the coast of The Netherlands. The Islands, separating the North Sea from the shallow Wadden Sea, with its mud are ups and downs. This Netherlands tourist attractions you can visit with the help of the supervision of licensed guides. Some of the Islands in this place can be reached by walking in the mud over the receding ocean waters. In these islands, cycling is the most profitable way of transportation in these islands.

3. The Keukenhof flower garden

The Keukenhof flower garden is very beautiful

Keukenhof Gardens are the world’s largest flower garden, and actually became a promotion of industry interest in the Netherlands. About seven million flower seedlings planted annually in the Park, and not just tulips, hyacinth, daffodils but also and other spring flowers. The gardens are open from the last week of March to mid May. Keukenhof is one of the attractions in the Netherlands has always been a favorite of tourists.

4. The Village Of Kinderdijk

Windmill in the village of Kinderdijk

More than 1000 old windmills still exist in the Netherlands. The largest concentration of the Netherlands windmills can be found near the village of Kinderdijk (“embankment”). To drain the excess water from the Polder, which lies below sea level. The 19 windmills was built around 1740. The Windmill has been preserved until now and is now a tourist spot in the Netherlands is quite popular.

5. The city of Maastricht

The Church of the Vrijthof in Maastricht city

The Vrijthof is the most famous city square in Maastricht, a city in the southernmost part of the Netherlands. The Vrijthof is large and Servatius Church features the Saint Saint Jan. Vrijthof regularly hosts large festivals throughout the year, including the fall and winter, and become tourist attractions in the Netherlands which became a favorite destination of tourists.

6. A Canal in Leiden

Leiden Canal

Leiden is known for having the oldest university in the Netherlands. Leiden is the birthplace of Rembrandt and has a beautiful canal. Two branches of the Old Rhine river into the canal Leiden in the east and unite in the city center which also contains some small canal. The old Canal Center, Leiden is one of the largest of the 17th century city center in the Netherlands, and only the second from Amsterdam, so this place become tourist attractions in the Netherlands other than Amsterdam most tourists on the visit.

7. The Delft City Hall

The Delft City Hall

City Hall in Delft is the Renaissance-style building in the Markt square opposite the Nieuwe Kerk (New Church). Originally the City Hall designed by architect Hendrick de Keyser Netherlands, but that place has greatly changed over the centuries and restored in the 20th century with the appearance of the Renaisansnya, and now one of the tourist attractions in the Netherlands.

8. National Park the Veluwe Höga

Autumn in the National Park the Veluwe Höga

The Hoge Veluwe National Park is one of the largest continuous nature reserve in the Netherlands, consisting of grasslands, dunes, and forests. The Kröller-Müller Museum has a large collection of paintings by Vincent van Gogh which describes about the Park. Here, a bike is available for free for visitors of the Hoge Veluwe, since many areas in this place which is not accessible by car. So the tourist attractions in the Netherlands is becoming a favorite destination of tourists who love natural beauty.

9. The Rijksmuseum

Rijksmuseum in Netherlands

The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam is the largest and most prestigious museum of art and history in the Netherlands. The Museum has a large collection of paintings from the golden age of the Netherlands including works of Vermeer and Rembrandt. Until 2013, the museum has been completely renovated, but the great works of the museum are still in there, and this museum has become a tourist spot in the Netherlands are most frequently visited by the tourists lover of the arts.

10. The Delta Project

The dam at the Delta Project

Project Delta or Delta Works are a series of constructions built between 1950 and 1997 in the province of Zeeland and South Netherlands region to protect the Netherlands from the sea. Project Delta works consist of dams, locks, locks, dikes, and storm surge barriers. This place has been declared as one of the seven wonders of the Modern world by the American Society of Civil Engineers, and become tourist attractions in the Netherlands are very popular.