Christmas is approaching and most
of you would be excited to celebrate this event. Unlike olden days, people love
to celebrate Christmas by exploring foreign countries nowadays. In fact,
Christmas is regarded as one of the best times to travel abroad. One of the perfect
destinations that you may consider in this case is Amsterdam irrespective of
whether you are traveling alone, with friends, partner, or with your family.
Some of the perfect activities that you may indulge in during your Christmas
holidays in Amsterdam are given below.
Consider an outstanding city walking tours
There will be hardly any person
who does not know about the love of Dutch people for cycling. So, why don’t you
explore the city like Amsterdammers on your Christmas holidays? The city will
be spectacularly beautiful at this time and every single sight here is sure to
give you a momentary paralysis. Just imagine the charisma of city decorated that
is beautified with a countless number of fairy lights, stars, and other
On top of that, the picturesque
canal belt adds to the overall fairytale appeal of the capital city of the
Netherlands. It is recommended to start your Amsterdam bike tour from the heart of the city and
surf your way through Dam square and follow the bike trails to enjoy an
Visit the Amsterdam light festival
One of the popular activities
that you must never miss out when in Amsterdam during the Christmas holidays is
the annual Amsterdam light festival. This event transforms this astonishing
city into a light spectacle. You can enjoy amazing performances of talented
artists from all over the world. Furthermore, every year the technicians make
sure to introduce innovative lighting techniques so that every time will be a
new experience for all the spectators out there.
The light works during this
festival offer a contemporary touch to the classic beauty of Amsterdam and this
is one of the most attractive factors about the light festival. This event
begins in late November and runs until mid or late January every year.
How can you not savor the taste
of Dutch delicacies when in Amsterdam? During Christmas, Amsterdam will be
crammed with an eclectic range of eateries where you can enjoy both local and
international cuisines. Additionally, most of these food festivals offer free
food tasting sessions. Olieballen is one of the popular Christmas Dutch
delicacies that you must taste at any cost. You can find this dish at almost
every street food stall during the Christmas season.