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Utrecht

Utrecht is known for its lively ambiance, and thanks to its smaller scale, intimate character. With its central location in the heart of the Netherlands, Utrecht makes it the perfect base to exploring the cultural sites of the Netherlands.

Top 10 experiences to discover Utrecht:

Climb the Domtower
The Dom tower is the pride of Utrecht. With a height of 112 metres, the Dom tower is the highest church tower in Holland.

Visit Rietveld-Schroderhouse
This masterpiece by Gerrit Rietveld is an absolute must. This house is the only building to have been realized according to the architectonic principles of De Stijl.

Visit Centraal Museum
The museum has an extensive collection of old, modern and applied art and fashion and city history collections. Plus, don't miss the largest Rietveld collection in the world (which includes the famous Rietveld chair). 

Visit Miffy
Worldwide, there is just one Utrecht creation more famous than the Rietveld chair: Miffy, the little rabbit Dick Bruna designed in 1955. The Dick Bruna Huis is the museum for both young and old, where examples of Dick Bruna's work are on permanent display!

Canaltour by Gondola
Surprise your beloved with a gondola trip! Explore the city of Utrecht from an authentic Venetian gondola with a delicious glass of Prosecco. As the gondolier steers you through the most magnificent canal city in Holland, relax and enjoy the view. 

Have a drink on a wharfside terrace
At the wharf outdoor cafés along the Oudegracht canal, candle flames flicker on the tables and the gentle buzz of voices and clinking of tableware resonates. No other city in the world has comparable pedestrian quays along the water with many restaurants and boutiques located in wharf cellar houses. 

Walk Trajectum Lumen lightartroute
This exploratory expedition in the dark takes in artistically illuminated locations in Utrecht's superb city centre. A trail of lights positioned on the ground leads to works of art by renowned light artists who bring the present and past of the city to life.

Visit Castle the Haar
This fairytale-like castle is located in an oasis of tranquility just outside Utrecht. The park and gardens with their romantic views and beautiful ponds tempt long walks and lovely picnics. 

Endless shopping at Hoog Catharijne
Utrecht is a paradise for shopaholics! From Utrecht central train station, walk right into Hoog Catharijne, the covered shopping heart of Holland with trendy boutiques, art galleries, delicatessen and exclusive gift shops at every street corner.

Sing along at Museum Speelklok
The most musical museum in Holland! This museum has been collecting and repairing instruments that play automatically: ghost pianos, automatic violins, belly organs and naturally gigantic dance organs. 

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