If you are not looking for the enormous tourist crowds of a city like Amsterdam, but you do want to enjoy the benefits of a special city, consider a city trip to Rotterdam, located on the Maas. Rotterdam has so much to offer for a wonderful day out or weekend away. Also the city of the huge harbour, the striking architecture of Rem Koolhaas, the soccer club Feyenoord and the city of the Dutch Marine Corps.
City trip to Rotterdam:
A city trip to Rotterdam is characterized by the many sights that you can visit and nice trips that you can undertake. The city is known for its huge harbour, which is the largest in Europe, modern architecture, great shopping opportunities, pleasant nightlife, of course the Euromast and for the events that are organized there throughout the year.
The fastest and perhaps the easiest way to explore Rotterdam during your city trip is with the famous red Hop-on-Hop-off bus. Another advantage of this bus is that your tickets can be used for 24 hours. The Hop-on-Hop-off bus takes you past the most important sights of Rotterdam. You can get out or get on at 6 stops freely. An unique way for sightseeing Rotterdam.
There is a free audio tour in the bus. If you wish to use this, the audio tour via GPS will tell you interesting facts about the sights that you encounter along the way. The audio guide is available in the languages Dutch, English, German, French and Spanish
The port of Rotterdam:
If you undertake sightseeing Rotterdam you can hardly ignore it to book a cruise through that huge harbor with all its activities. Via thingstodonetherlands.com you can now order tickets with a discount for a 75-minute cruise through the harbour and past other beautiful sights. The boat trip costs only €13,95 and starts under the Erasmus bridge. Click here to book your journey through the Port of Rotterdam.
You will find hotels at all levels in and around Rotterdam. From mega exclusive ***** plus to budget hostels. It is difficult to find a hotel due to the many different individual wishes. Click here to book the hotel of your choice in Rotterdam.