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Travel Guide of Utrecht in Netherlands by Influencers and Travelers

Utrecht is the fourth-largest city and a municipality of the Netherlands, capital and most populous city of the province of Utrecht.

The Best Things to Do and Visit in Utrecht


1 - Hollandsche Rading

   10 km away

Hollandsche Rading is a village in the Dutch province of Utrecht. It is a part of the municipality of De Bilt, and lies about 5 km south of Hilversum. Hollandsche Rading has a railway station on the route between Utrecht and Hilversum.

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2 - Kasteel de Haar

   10 km away
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3 - Motorcycle Tours in Utrecht

Historic, rural and sidecar fun experience This is a very divers rural and historic tour. And so much more fun then a normal tour just because of the fact we do it with a sidecar. Explore the beautiful and diverse centre of the provinces of Holland and Utrecht, which includes rivers, lakes, forests, polders, medieval castles, golden age mansions, windmills, the royal palace and pancakes while riding a sidecar. I am Marco Hupkes, your guide. My background is: traveller, guide, outdoor-instructor, comedian, teacher of history. Allow me to show you my home country and I'm sure we will have great fun together. See you soon and have a nice day. By the way: if you have tour ideas of your own let me know. I love to do tailormade things. Greetings, Marco.

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4 - Station Utrecht Centraal

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5 - Vinkeveen

   19 km away

Vinkeveen is a village in the Dutch province of Utrecht. It is a part of the municipality of De Ronde Venen, and lies about 18 km south of Amsterdam. Vinkeveen used to be a separate municipality. It merged with Waverveen in 1841, to form the municipality Vinkeveen en Waverveen. In 1989 there was a reorganisation of local governments, and Vinkeveen became a part of De Ronde Venen.

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6 - Amersfoort

   20 km away

Amersfoort is a city and municipality in the province of Utrecht, Netherlands and is situated at the eastern edge of the Randstad.

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7 - Muiderslot

   28 km away

Muiden Castle is a castle in the Netherlands, located at the mouth of the Vecht river, some 15 kilometers southeast of Amsterdam, in Muiden, where it flows into what used to be the Zuiderzee.

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8 - Beatrixpark

   32 km away
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9 - Amsterdam

   34 km away

Amsterdam is the capital and most populous city of the Netherlands with a population of 872,680 within the city proper, 1,380,872 in the urban area and 2,410,960 in the metropolitan area.

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10 - Verbindingsdam 9

   34 km away

Lewedorp is a town in the Dutch province of Zeeland. It is a part of the municipality of Borsele, and lies about 9 km east of Middelburg. In 2001, the town of Lewedorp had 1260 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.33 km², and contained 530 residences.

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11 - Leidseplein

   34 km away

The Leidseplein is a square in central Amsterdam, Netherlands. Lying in the Weteringschans neighbourhood, the Leidseplein is immediately northeast of the Singelgracht.

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12 - Amstel

   34 km away

The Amstel is a river in the province of North Holland in the Netherlands. It flows from the Aarkanaal and Drecht in Nieuwveen northwards, passing Uithoorn, Amstelveen, and Ouderkerk aan de Amstel, to the IJ in Amsterdam.

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13 - Rijksmuseum

   34 km away

The Rijksmuseum is a Dutch national museum dedicated to arts and history in Amsterdam. The museum is located at the Museum Square in the borough Amsterdam South, close to the Van Gogh Museum, the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, and the Concertgebouw.

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14 - Scheepvaartmuseum

   34 km away

The National Maritime Museum is a maritime museum in Amsterdam in the Netherlands. The museum had 419,060 visitors in 2012. It ranked as 11th most visited museum in the Netherlands in 2013. The museum had 300,000 visitors in 2015. In 2017 the museum received 350,000 visitors.

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Why should you visit Utrecht ?

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Learn More about Utrecht

Utrecht is a city in the centre of the Netherlands and has been a religious centre for many centuries. It includes a medieval old town, canals, Christian monuments and a historic university. With 352,795 inhabitants, it is the fourth largest city in the Netherlands.
The city is built around the Dom Toren tower, the tower of the cathedral. The highest and oldest church tower in the Netherlands is the main monument in Utrecht. The 112 metre high cathedral tower was built between 1321 and 1382, 465 steps to visit it.
You can also enjoy the city along the canals full of bars and restaurants, which is a good place to relax after a walk around or a shopping time in Utrecht.
Along the canals and in the car-free city centre there are plenty of shops and boutiques. The city centre of Utrecht is small to explore by foot, but big enough to enjoy the art and culture of the city for several days.

So discover this city by foot, or more typically by bike ! 

Frequently Asked Questions by Travelers planning a trip to Utrecht

What language is spoken in Utrecht Netherlands ?

The language spoken is Dutch, with English widely spoken as a second language.

The distance between Ustrecht and Amsterdam by car is 50 km.

The train from Amsterdam to Utrecht will cost you 8.20 euros.

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