With so many interesting attractions and fun activities, it is easy to see why Amsterdam Old Centre is a perfect choice for a holiday. A holiday rental home in Amsterdam Old Centre will put you close to all the best this area has to offer. Your well-appointed home will serve as a comfortable home base for all of your adventures.
There is much to do whilst on holiday to Amsterdam Old Centre. Take a canal tour for a lovely view of the city. These canals are UNESCO monuments. They were once vital to the economy and safety of Amsterdam. Take a World War II tour which will include a stop to the Anne Frank House where Anne and the others hid until they were betrayed. Rent a bicycle to get about town in the same manner as many of the locals. Visit a flower market to see thousands of beautiful blooms for sale.
Amsterdam Old Centre is located at the centre of the city, and is where the medieval village was located. The Royal Palace was built in 1651, and still stands as a proud reminder of the rich history of the area. A number of museums located nearby are worth a visit. The Jewish Historical Museums is located in what was once the Jewish quarter of the city. The Allard Pierson Museum features archaeological finds from Egypt, Greece and many other places. Art lovers will appreciate a stop to the Rembrandt House. Some of the museums on offer are a bit out of the ordinary. The Medieval Torture Museum features more than 100 devices that were once used to punish those who committed various offenses.
Winters are fairly mild and the summers are pleasant and not terribly hot. During the winter months the average low temperatures are between 1° and 3° C and average highs are between 4° to 9° C. During the spring the average lows are 3° to 7° C and the highs are 13° to 17° C. During the summer the average lows are 10° to 12° C and the average highs are 20° to 22° C. There are between 48 and 84 mm of rain per month.
The closest airport to Amsterdam Old Centre is Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS), which is 12 km away. Another option is Rotterdam the Hague Airport (RTM), which is located 55 km from Amsterdam Old Centre.