Amsterdam is the capital city and most populated in the Netherlands. It is most famous for its museums and coffee shops, however is a very diverse city and provides something for everyone. Served by many international airlines, this hippie's haven can be accessed by budget flights from London as well as Belfast, Glasgow and Paris. Cheap flights to Amsterdam from London can easily be found using our online comparison tool. There are many Amsterdam flights available so use our online comparison tool today to find the one that is most convenient for you. A flight to Amsterdam will give you the opportunity to explore the multitude of sights within this glorious city. Peruse the extensive collection of paintings in the Van Gogh museum or learn about the Jewish wartime diarist in the Anne Frank House. This city is also a paradise for anyone with an interest in architecture as there are hundreds of beautifully designed buildings to gaze upon. This city is also the perfect place to relax as there is an abundance of coffee shops and plenty of river excursions available.
The transport system in this city is second to none and offers a number of very convenient transportation methods. The transport smart card system will allow you to access all areas of the city and can be purchased at vending machines located at all bus terminals. One hour cards and day cards can be purchased as well as anonymous refillable cards. These cards will allow you to use the buses, trains and trams. The transport cards will often allow you to visit the city's top attractions whenever you please. Some sights to bear in mind are the Heineken music hall, Vondelpark, the National Maritime Museum and the Olympic Stadium. One of the best and most authentic ways to explore this city is by use of the Gondola service. Cruise at a gentle speed through the city's winding canal system until you find something that intrigues you. Prices start at around eight Euros per hour.