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Review of Dam Square

Dam Square
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US$ 29.72*
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Amsterdam City Sightseeing Tour with Optional...
Ranked #17 of 635 things to do in Amsterdam
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Owner description: All roads lead to Dam Square, the real heart of Amsterdam, where The Royal Palace, the Nieuwe Kerk and the War Memorial overlook this vast and bustling open space.
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Great place to visit and shop, red light district is also a short walk if you're interested. Take plenty of money because it's a place you can shop and eat all day.

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

Busy square with old charm. Beautiful architecture all around, with lots of shopping and eateries. It can be very busy, and watch out for the trams while crossing the road.

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

Dam square is central to most areas, easy to reach by tram, loads of shops, restaurants and culture available to visit.

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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

This is a huge square and depending on the day and tome, there could be so many different things going on. It’s a beautiful square with lots to look at as you wonder the whole thing. But best advice is to find somewhere to sit and just watch the world go by. Amsterdam is full of tourists so it’s great for people watching but also just to soak in the atmosphere. From the hot dog stands, to the bells ringing on the royal palace, the masses of pigeons, it’s amazing to sit and watch.

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Great buildings. Horse rides. Trams. Boats and lots of places to shop and eat. Also a really good place to book all your excursions. Well worth a look

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