Amsterdam is one of the most vibrant cities in the world. Cyclists move easily through the city with its unique architecture, many parks and public squares and a multitude of restaurants, cafes and bars to suit all tastes. Amsterdam is criss-crossed by marvellous canals which are the heart of the city. The world-class Rijksmuseum showcases the works of Rembrandt and Van Gogh and Anne Frank House details the persecution of Amsterdam's Jewish population during the Holocaust.
You can walk through whole city at a leisurely pace, enjoying its charm. Cycling is the most popular mode of transport, and taking a cycling tour is the best to way to get used to the high pace of riding in the city. The vast network of trams and trains is quick and efficient. The Amsterdam and Regional Travel ticket is the most cost effective way to access public transport, and allows you to travel out of the city centre to the towns of Haarlem and Zaanse Schans with its heritage windmills.