Day out in Rotterdam

Within 30 minutes you will be in the city of Rotterdam where you can get up to many activities. We have highlighted a few tips for you.

Shopping

Rotterdam has a big centre, with a lot of shopping possibilities. On the Lijnbaan and in the Koopgoot you will find most stores close together. Take a break from shopping to have a nice lunch at Dudok and you have an amazing day.

Attractions

In Rotterdam there are various attractions to visit. For example, there is Diergaarde Blijdorp, a beautiful zoo where the animals reside in beautiful accommodations imitating the continent where they’re from. If you walk through the spectacular Oceanium, you will feel like you’re in an underwater world. You can get an entrance ticket with discount at our reception!

The other amusement park in Rotterdam is Plaswijck park. Here the children can go wild in the many playgrounds or cuddle the animals in the “Dierenwijck”.

Miniworld is the biggest indoor miniature world in the Benelux. In Miniworld a day lasts 24 minutes, during which the inhababitants experience all kinds of things. You won’t know where to look!

From the Euromast you can see Rotterdam from a great height. At a height of 104 metres you will find the restaurant from where you will have a beautiful view of the city. Still not high enough? Then take the Euroscoop, which will bring you to a height of 185 metres. The highest point in the Netherlands.

During your visit to Rotterdam, of course you can’t skip a visit to the Markthal. This is a large hall, full of various places to eat and drink, as well as market stalls for your daily grocery shopping. Oh and don’t forget to look up! The full inner facade consists of images of all products that are available in the Markthal.

Would you rather see Rotterdam from the water? At Spido or Splashtours you can book various excursions.

Museum

Rotterdam is also the right place for lovers of culture and education. In the various museums, you won’t be able to believe your eyes. For example, go to the Kunsthal, where you will find changing exhibitions from both big names and special discoveries.

Or take a look in the Booijmans van Beuningen, a museum with western art history from medieval times until now. Visitors to the museum are often surprised by how rich and versatile the collection is.

The Wereldmuseum is also definitely worth a visit. The museum shows the development of Rotterdam as a metropolis. You can journey around the world in a few minutes.