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 anopen-top boat cruisealong Amsterdam's famous canals.
*Rent a bicycleand pedal around the city streets like a local.
Board ahassle-free hop on, hop off bus or canal tourthat allows you to see Amsterdam's most popular attractions while avoiding navigating the streets on your own. *Explore the Jordaan districtto discover charming cafes and restaurants or picnic among the flowers in the Hortus Botanicus.
Venture out on atour of the Dutch countryside, where you’ll find culture, tradition, and the famous Dutch windmills just beyond the city.