Rotterdam city trip
Must see city: Spectacular architecture. Largest seaport
Rotterdam - Rotterdam is famous for its spectacular architecture. Some people call her 'Manhattan at the river Maas' as It is the only Dutch city with a real skyline. The Port of Rotterdam is one of the largest harbours in the world. The city hosts great events and has various interesting museums. Rotterdam is the second largest city in the Netherland and a world class destination for a great city trip.
Rotterdam Mix & Match
Discover RotterdamA visit to Rotterdam is fun as a couple or with the whole family. Especially in the summer, there is plenty to do and there are plenty of events. But it is also impossible to get bored in this metropolis in rain and cold. Rotterdam has been on many an international list for years as a hip place and top city that you must see. But of course we already knew that! Mix and match the tips below and join the Maasstad and see Rotterdam up close!
Finding your way around in the MaasstadWhen you think of Rotterdam you immediately think of the port. It is therefore a mandatory part of a successful day in Rotterdam. During the annual port days in the summer, you get a good picture of our world port and you can take a look behind the scenes in many places. It is the opportunity to visit, for example, Pernis, the (second) Maasvlakte and all those other places that are normally off limits.
But there is also a lot to discover and experience on and around the water in Rotterdam during the rest of the year. For example, book a cruise through the harbor, take the water taxi or hydrofoil on the Maas, walk along the quays and visit the Harbor Museum. Or find a place along the Nieuwe Waterweg and marvel at the enormous ships that call at the port of Rotterdam every day.