Sightseeing in Netherlands

While you are in Netherlands, there are a number of sites, which are worth visiting. Some of them are Madame Tussauds, Dam Square, Royal Palace, Anne Frank House, Rembrandt House Museum, Van Gogh Museum, Stadsschouwburg and many more. Apart from these famous sites in Netherlands, there are a number of places, which you should not miss during your sightseeing in Netherlands. Read on�

  • Anne Frank House: Anne Frank House is located in Amsterdam. It is a historical museum. This museum tells a story about a Jewish girl, Anne Frank, who came to Netherlands during the Nazi phase. She wrote a dairy, where she penned down her experience. How she and her family struggled through the phase is thoroughly drawn in this museum.

  • Madame Tussauds: Madame Tussauds is one of the most visited tourist spots in Amsterdam as well as Netherlands. This famous wax statue museum is located in London and has braches in various parts of the European continent. This museum houses a number of wax celebrity statues including pop queen Madonna, Jennifer Lopez, and President Obama.

  • Other museums in Netherlands: Apart from these two aforementioned museums, there are a number of art houses in this country. Some of these museums are Rembrandt House Museum, Rijksmuseum, and Van Gogh Museum. In these museums, you can see some of the greatest works of artists such as Rembrandt, Vermeer, and Van Gogh.

  • A trip to Arnhem: You can undertake a short trip to Arnhem, which is located at the southern most corner of Netherlands. Arnhem is a beautiful city in Netherlands. It is the capital of Gelderland. The small city houses a number of attractive spots for the tourists. The Groote Kerk, the house of Maarten van Rossum, the National Heritage Museum, Burgers' Zoo, the Gelredome etc are the sightseeing sights, which you can visit in Arnhem.

  • The Hague: If you want to witness the Dutch architecture, you must visit The Hague. There are many government buildings, cultural sites, and palaces, which are worth visiting. The Hague is the seat of Dutch royalty. According to UN, it is the fourth important city in this country.

  • Haarlem: If you want to behold the beauty of the famous Netherlands tulips, you must visit Haarlem. Haarlem is located about 12 miles away from Amsterdam. You can get there by roadways. Haarlem is popular for spring flowers. If you visit Netherlands during summer, do not forget to visit this place, as Haarlem offers the sweetest buds from March to May.

  • Maastricht: If medieval Dutch architecture is what attracts you, you must visit Maastricht. Maastricht is located at the extreme southeast part of the country. Maastricht is the oldest of all Dutch fortified cities. Apart from that, you also can see the basilica churches of St Servatius and Our Lady. Besides that, there are many caves, which are scattered around this city.

  • Netherlands cheese market: During your stay in the country, do not forget to visit the Dutch cheese market. However, among many, the best is Waagplein, which is located in Alkmaar and to the southeast of Rotterdam.

These are some tourist spots, which should be included in sightseeing in Netherlands. Apart from these, there are many more in sightseeing in Netherlands such as Bloemenveiling Aalsmeer, Madurodam, Utrecht, diamond trading center etc.