This section will inform you about social behaviour, daily life and leisure facilities.

Thing to do in Leiden

Leiden is only 35 minutes from Amsterdam by train. There are many places you should visit, like the Leiden University, Hortus Botanicus (the botanical gardens) and the remains of the famous painter Rembrandt van Rijn. In this video you find out many more about this lovely city. 


More about social and leisure

There's more to know about living in the Leiden region. To what international sports clubs can you take your children? When are the school holidays? And what is important to know about the Dutch culture? You find information about these subjects below.