Things to do?
Haarlem is a pretty city to the north of Amsterdam and steeped in Dutch history. It is the capital of the province of North Holland and offers a wide range of attractions to visit and activities worth to experience. Haarlem’s medieval past and flourished Golden Age have left behind a fantastic heritage to discover. Also known as the “Flower city”, Haarlem is considered the centre of tulip-bulb district. The city also built its historic reputation and richness with the silk and linen industry. And at the time of sailing Dutch hegemony, Haarlem became crucial for ships tolls payments. The river Spaarne crosses the city and brings a picturesque view to the city.
Come to visit us and learn about its historical heroes: the allegedly real inventor of the printing press or the governor who contained the 3rd Duke of Alba army. Visiting museums; strolling the streets with an impressive medieval architecture; sailing on the river Spaarne or indulging yourself with a delicious restaurant menu, are only some of the many things to do in this wonderful city.