About See & Do
The Leiden area is blessed with beautiful natural surroundings and attractions. For example the beaches and dunes of Katwijk and Noordwijk. Water sports enthusiasts will love the Kagerplassen recreational area. Other nearby attractions include the Duinrell water amusement park in Wassenaar, the famed Keukenhof gardens in Lisse, Space Expo in Noordwijk and Madurodam in The Hague. In Zuid-Holland you can find a rich and varied range of attractive cities and sights all within a short distance.
Tourist Information Centre Leiden
Are you looking for more information about the region and the activitities? At the Tourist Information Centre you can get all the information you need. Just walk in and ask!
How do I get to the Law Faculty? Is there a city tour of the Leiden almhouses? What is there to do this weekend? The Tourist Information Centre has the answer to all your questions about Leiden.
Your visit to Leiden starts at the Tourist Information Centre. It can provide you with ideas for trips, a city plan, advice on accommodation and much more. The Tourist Information Centre is very easy to reach; it is ideally located, near Leiden Central Station and the bus station.
You can be sure of a warm welcome here, whether you are a student, a tourist or a business visitor. The Tourist Information Centre can help you with transport, accommodation, restaurants, tickets and much more, like Gift Cards and other souvenirs. A visit to the Tourist Information Centre will smooth your path for the rest of your stay.
Adress Tourist Information Centre Leiden (VVV)
You can find the office at the same address as Expat Centre Leiden. Click here for more information on leiden.nl.
Parking in the Leiden Region
It’s easy parking at a TOP (Toeristisch Overstap Punt: Touristic Transfer Point). A TOP is also the starting point for various signposted cycling and walking routes. TOPs can be found in Katwijk, Noordwijk, Voorschoten and Zoeterwoude. www.toproutenetwerk.nl. In Leiden there are many parking lots available. For an overview go to leiden.nl.
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With its beautiful canals and ornate houses, Leiden is quite similar to Amsterdam. It is smaller than Amsterdam, but by no means less lively. Leiden’s large student population ensures that there are plenty of bars and restaurants to keep you entertained.