As the capital city and largest city in Holland, Amsterdam is one of the most popular tourist destinations you can find in Europe. There is a rich sense of history and tradition to enjoy in Amsterdam and you will find that there is a lot of contemporary art and culture to enjoy too. The tourist side of Amsterdam is well known but there is also an important business hub which means that there are plenty of reasons to stop off in Amsterdam.

There are also plenty of ways to arrive in Amsterdam. It is easily reachable from across Europe with road, rail and even air bringing in the thousands of people who arrive in Amsterdam on a daily basis.

When flying into Amsterdam, you will have the choice of arriving at:

  • Amsterdam Schiphol Airport Transfer AMS
  • Amsterdam Eindhoven Airport Transfer EIN

In order to make the most of your time in Amsterdam, you will likely want to arrange transport to and from the airport as quickly as possible. This is where Europe Shuttle provides a wide range of travel options, which should see you arrive on time and in comfort. If you are looking for something a little bit classier, you should note that there is a full range of chauffeur or limousine services Strasbourg to choose from which will give you the chance to arrive in great style.

What To See In Amsterdam

If you have plenty of time to spare in Amsterdam, you will benefit from hiring a bike and going touring. Amsterdam is well laid out for tourists and cycling in the main areas is extremely safe and is in fact encouraged. This should help you to see everything you want to in a short and hassle free period of time.

Traditions and Celebrations

With over 140 celebrations and festivals every year in Amsterdam, averaging out at close to three a week, this is a city where there is always something going on. No matter the weekend, you’ll find a reason to party or congregate with others in Amsterdam.


Amsterdam has a lot of culture to choose from and a great place to start would be the Museumplein, which translates as the Museum Square. This square can be found on the site of the World Fair and it was brought to life at the end of the 19th century.


As you would expect from such a major tourist destination, Amsterdam is able to offer something for everyone. There are restaurants that provide different ethnic options from around the world and for every budget. This is replicated in the wide range of clubs with the Rembrandtplein and Leidseplein being the two main areas for tourists to enjoy a night out.

Main Attractions

While the canal ring and the café culture is a huge part of what Amsterdam has to offer, you should find time to visit the Anne Frank House. There may not be too many rooms to explore but the limited number of rooms in the annex will make a lasting impression on you.

Near Amsterdam

While there are plenty of great tourist attractions in Amsterdam, you may want to spend some time outside of the city. There are plenty of great towns and villages less than 20km from Amsterdam so if you do want to experience what else Holland has to offer, you are not short of options. Some of the options you have for Dutch experiences close to Amsterdam include Amstelveen, Weesp, Naarden, Uithoorn, Aalsmeer, Vreeland, Zaanstad, Hoofddorp and Rozenburg amongst other places.

Hotels and Conferences

As you would expect from a major European city, there are a great number of business opportunities which makes it a city where networking and meetings are important. This is where combining hotel and conference facilities can help you to get the best service and to make the most of your time in the city.

With Amsterdam offering a great number of business opportunities, it makes sense that you may need to arrange a business meeting or conference. If you are also in need of a hotel for your stay, you may as well look into arranging accommodation where you can also host business meetings or conferences.

  • Sofitel Amsterdam The Grand
  • NH Musica
  • The Toren
  • Swissotel Amsterdam
  • NH Galaxy
  • The Park Hotel
  • NH Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky
  • The Rosarium
  • Hilton Amsterdam
  • Tulip Inn Amsterdam City West
  • Apollofirst a Hampshire Classic Hot
  • The Convent Amsterdam
  • NH Barbizon Palace
  • NH Carlton Amsterdam

If you are welcoming guests or arranging transport and travel for people in Amsterdam, you will want to create the best impression. This is especially true for business travellers and this is where Europe Shuttle will not let you down. You can arrange corporate transportation or executive services if required, so make sure that you arrange this in advance to get the best possible service.