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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
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Must visit on foot or canal boat trip. Its beautiful. We appreciated the scenery more on foot and was able to take better pictures of the canal, the beautiful buildings and surrounding areas.

Thank P5820HPtom
Reviewed 5 days ago

Herengracht is one of the prettiest canals I've seen in Amsterdam. We stayed at a hotel on the canal and found the location convenient and the walk to and from our hotel highly enjoyable.

Thank ojerio
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great area to walk and browse in shops and stop in coffee shops for natural tea and great latte's.

Thank Minnesotan59
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoy the view, On a bright and sunny day, this is a picture perfect photo opportunity. It can also be quite hard to get a picture without people in it.

Thank AChee74
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is just one of the beautiful canal "streets" that Amsterdam has to offer. On each and every walk along it that one takes, one will find something new that was missed on a previous walk. Be it a building that is not quite straight,...More

Thank BosoxKen
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the prettiest canal in Amsterdam. The streets are not as croweded as in central Amsterdam and the houses along it look beautiful.

Thank Cadhlan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

after a while...a canal is a canal...but these are almost all picturesque. Not sure I would dub one more of a destination than the other.

Thank chimayred
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Herengracht is on both sides of one canal and is very close to the centre of the city and close to most of the attractions a tourist wishes to see. A leisurely walk passed apartments, stores and hotels. We were entranced one day by a...More

Thank gmw13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stroll along the Herengracht and enjoy the water, the buildings and the people walking and sitting outside having a chat and a drink. The buildings are beautiful and you have to turn your head upwards to get the complete view and all the magnificent details...More

Thank HugoHackenbusch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the nicers gracht in the city.very big houses nice to see froom the trip boat so i advice take a boat and you will srr all those cannals

Thank Martine D
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Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
This UNESCO World Heritage Site is as historically
significant as it is perennially popular. Whether
you’re a history buff, architecture enthusiast,
shutterbug, or fashionista, odds are you’ll find the
Amsterdam you're looking for while roaming around the
Grachtengordel (Canal Ring). A brilliant place to get
lost in a moody meander and a key component to any
sightseeing trip to Amsterdam, this area's major draws
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29 January 2018|
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Response from ArjenvanKlinken | Reviewed this property |
Reviews seem fine about this place, location is pretty perfect on maybe the most famous chanel in town. enjoy your stay ps it is hard to review apartments on trip advisor that are not bookable through them