Things to Do in Amsterdam This Summer
The summer months mean the Dutch say goodbye to gloomy skies and hello to better weather. Travelers looking to make the most of a summer trip to Amsterdam will find a number of ways to dig into the city's culture and history—here are our top picks.
Take it easy on an open-top boat cruise along Amsterdam's famous canals.
Rent a bicycle and pedal around the city streets like a local.
Board a hassle-free hop on, hop off bus or canal tour that allows you to see Amsterdam's most popular attractions while avoiding navigating the streets on your own.
Explore the Jordaan district to discover charming cafes and restaurants or picnic among the flowers in the Hortus Botanicus.
Venture out on a tour of the Dutch countryside, where you’ll find culture, tradition, and the famous Dutch windmills just beyond the city.