Maps Amsterdam

Maps Amsterdam

Getting around in the city: use the Amsterdam map

Amsterdam is reachable in many ways. While most people land at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, some people travel by car and others hop on a train. This city is truly an international transport hub. While you are in this city, it would be nice to know where you are and how you need to get to a destination. There are many apps out the to download for free (or for a low fee) which you can use during your stay in Amsterdam. These apps can show you where the best shopping areas are or they guide you through Amsterdam’s nightlife. This Amsterdam map app also contains reliable information about:

  • Events
  • Theatres and concert halls
  • creating a favourite list and things-to-do
  • Share your check-in with friends on Social Media
  • Guided tours like boat and bike tours
  • Restaurants, coffeeshops and clubs
  • Museums
  • Excursions and day trips
  • GPS tracking to show you the shortest way to your destination

Which maps can you use in Amsterdam?

It is easy to get lost in this capital city, especially if you wander around in the Negen Straatjes shopping area or while you walk along the canals. Therefore, you should use some kind of map which show you where you are in Amsterdam. There are different maps of Amsterdam available to download on the internet. For instance network maps like:

  • Rail map
  • Ferry map
  • Tram routes
  • Metro routes

You probably might be familiar with Google Maps. If you are not connected to the internet, it is still available to use this guide. You need to make sure that you download the map of Amsterdam before you leave a WiFi spot. Plase do not close the app. The map will stay available and you can easily use the compass to see where you are going.

Use the Amsterdam agenda to stay up to date with all the events

If you need a complete guide on what to do in Amsterdam and which event you need to visit, you should search for an agenda. Many theatre performances and festivals take place in this city. Search the Amsterdam agenda for something of your choice or look at the highlights and most recommended events.

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Hello I am Norman, Born and raised in the Amsterdam area in the Netherlands. I am a private guide and content writer how would love to show you my city. Experience the city as a local, get to know the amazing history and learn about the Dutch way of living!

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