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  • Location:Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Duration:8 hours 30 minutes (approx.)

Holland in One Day Sightseeing Tour

Experience the best of the Netherlands in one day on this sightseeing tour from Amsterdam! Visit the city of Rotterdam, admire famous Delft pottery in Delft, see where the Dutch government is located in The Hague and marvel at the miniature city of Madurodam. Your knowledgeable local guide will share anecdotes and history about the attractions you visit and point out other landmarks along the way. This whirlwind day trip is an ideal way to cover the best of the Netherlands in a short period of time!


  • Holland sightseeing day trip from Amsterdam to Delft, Rotterdam and The Hague
  • Tour the city of Rotterdam and head up in the Euromast sightseeing tower for spectacular views
  • Visit the Royal Delft, one of the most famous makers of blue-and-white Delft pottery
  • Drive through The Hague and see Holland's important government buildings
  • Marvel at the minature town of Madurodam, an elaborate scale model of Holland

Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour

This is the tour for you if you don't have much time but still want to see more than just Amsterdam. You get to visit Rotterdam, The Hague, the remarkable miniature version of the Netherlands at Madurodam and the home of Delft pottery.

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What You Can Expect

Holland in One Day Sightseeing Tour

See Holland in a nutshell at The Hague's Madurodam

You'll be picked up from central Amsterdam in the morning for your full-day tour of Holland's highlights. Throughout the day, your informative guide will share facts, stories and anecdotes about the Netherlands' history, politics, culture, arts, architecture and more.

First, travel by comfortable coach to Rotterdam, where you'll take a 30-minute city tour and see the experimental architecture and eclectic collection of buildings that make Rotterdam so unique. Then climb the 606-foot (185-meter) Euromast sightseeing tower for spectacular views of Rotterdam, the port and the surrounding area. Take your time soaking up the scenery — you have about an hour here.

Next, take a 1-hour tour of the Royal Delft, one of the famous Delft Blue pottery makers in the country. Watch a demonstration to see how this iconic blue-and-white pottery is made. Originally a duplicate of Chinese porcelain, the production of Delft pottery began in the 17th-century. Hundreds of years later, production of this beautiful, beloved earthenware pottery is still going strong. After your Royal Delft visit, spend an hour exploring the picturesque city of Delft, and stop for lunch (own expense).

Continue on to The Hague, the seat of the Dutch government. Learn about the importance of this historic city on a 30-minute tour, during which you'll see notable sights and landmarks including the Houses of Parliament. Then visit Holland's famous miniature town, Madurodam, where you'll have an hour to wander among the exquisite miniature models of famous Holland attractions, as well as the world's largest miniature railway!

Your action-packed sightseeing tour ends in central Amsterdam in the evening.

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Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

This Tour was Wonderful!! It was everything I expected and more. The Tour Guide was lovely, articulate, conscientious, and very well informed. She kept an eye on us, gave us specific times for breaks, and for looking at things on each stop. It was great!! I was so happy to have learned to much about Amsterdam, and the Delft Pottery tour was an added touch.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

It was a great tour to visit the famous cities of Holland with limited time. It will be better if there is the option of expanding the tour to 2 days so that more places can be visited. The tour guide was excellent in her commentaries. Overall speaking, a very pleasant and enjoyable tour.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

We saw so much and it was great climbing up the stairs inside the windmill and looking at the view.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Very interesting tour - knowledgeable guide - not quite enough time at Delft factory - good stops.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Jam packed day with a lot to see and do. Tour guide made it very interesting and gave a lot of info about Holland. Highly recommend it.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Thoroughly recommend this tour. If you haven't got a lot of time in Amsterdam or surrounds then this tour will give you a great introduction to the Netherlands. Well organised and informative.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Excellent tour, highly recommended.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Not sure if it really is Holland in one day. but you visit Rotterdam, which included a visit to the Euromast Tower, admission included a visit to the Delft Earthenware factory, and The Hague, where we went to Minature World. admission included It was worth the money.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

Great way to see a piece of Holland in one day

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

This was an amazing day trip. We loved all the places we visited. The bus was very comfy and the tour guide was the best. He was knowledgeable, humorous and super friendly. I would definitely recommend this trip.

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