Lonely Planet's The Netherlands is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Stroll the intricate canals of Amsterdam, revel in Utrecht's nightlife and stand amid acres of flowering colour in South Holland.
Colour maps and images throughout
Highlights and itineraries help tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests
Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local
Essential info -hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices
Honest reviews - eating, sleeping, sightseeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems
Cultural insights - history, people, music, landscapes, wildlife, cuisine, politics
Covers Amsterdam, Haarlem, North Holland, Utrecht, Rotterdam, South Holland, Friesland, Central Netherlands, Maastricht and more.
Updated edition May 2019