Discover Local in Amsterdam
Explore our favourite places, from hotspots to hidden gems so you can live like a local.
Satisfy your wanderlust in the picture-perfect streets and canals of Amsterdam.
Shop till you drop at De 9 Straatjes
De 9 Straatjes (The 9 Streets) are a collection of nine small roads enclosed by the famous canal belt and packed with the most original shops and cosy cafes.
Try Dutch liqueurs at Amsterdam’s oldest tasting room
You’ll find the tasting room of distillery Wynand Fockink in the heart of Amsterdam, where the city originated in the 12th century.
Watch monkeys at Artis zoo
Natura Artis Magistra, or just Artis as the locals call their zoo, is a place packed with the world's most interesting fauna. From tigers to fish and ants to elephants.
Visit Amsterdam's most famous park
Spring, summer, autumn or winter, the most-known park of Amsterdam is always buzzing with people.
Not scared of heights? Head to A’dam Lookout
From atop A’dam Lookout, you'll be able to see the city's historical centre, its pulsating port, the unique Dutch polder landscape and the famous canals.
With Tassie, Amsterdam becomes your playground
Call your friend, grab a Tassie and discover Amsterdam like never before. Tassie is a bag (tas) filled with drinks, snacks, games and stories, leading you through the city.