About Netherlands

The Netherlands is situated in North West Europe. It is known for its reclaimed flatlands, tall windmills, tulip fields and picturesque historic villages. The cultural heritage of the country is attributed to its days as a world naval superpower which also gave the world renowned painters like Rembrandt and Vermeer. The peace loving nature of the country is well known through its being a founding member of the EU and NATO and host to the International Court of Justice in The Hague, which have to be a part of your Netherlands International tour package.

Weather and Clothing

The country experiences cool summers and mild winters. It rains continuously here. May to September is the best times to visit the Netherlands. Woolens and warm clothing is required when visiting the country.

What to eat

Traditional Dutch dishes are based on local vegetables, cheeses and meats. Potatoes are a staple here. Haring 'Hollandse Nieuwe' haring or 'Hollandse Nieuwe' (Dutch new herring) is the popular dish. Stroopwafel, Kroket, Patat, Poffertjes, Bitterballen, Drop, Kaas are all dishes to be tried on your visit.

Popular attractions

Amsterdam: the capital city is also known as a party place. With monuments such as The Anne Frank House and the Rijksmuseum Museum dotting the landscape, bars and night clubs to haunt and coffee shops to eat in, this is the perfect way to begin your Luxury holiday package to Netherlands.

Leiden: Its tree lined canals, old windmills, wooden bridges and parks make this the most scenic city on your travel list. The Hortus Botanicus botanical gardens and the world’s oldest academicals observatory, the 16th century Church of St. Peter and other building are places to explore.

The Hague: The city is home to the International Court of Justice and the government of the Netherlands. It is also known as the Royal city by the Sea. You can also explore the miniature city, Madurodam and a 360 degree panoramic view of the Scheveningen Sea in the 19th century at Panorama Mesdag, the Gemeente museum Den Haag and the Royal Picture Gallery Mauritshuis.

Rotterdam: From a 13th century fishing village to a modern city, the city has many places to explore like the Delfshaven district, Erasmus Bridge, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen among others.

The country is ideal for your Honeymoon tour packages to Netherlands and you can customize it with offers available with Fly Luxury holidays.