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WaterstadDistance From Rotterdam Airport: 9.8km
Waterstad is a fascinating part of Rotterdam, full of tourist attractions and interesting sights. Tropicana, the Cube show house, Spido boattrips around the port, the Maritime Open-Air Museum and the Imax Waterstad Theatre all lie within walking distance from each other in the oldest seaport area in Rotterdam. Many convival restaurants and pubs can be found in Oude Haven. You can then move on to one of the many discotheques in the area until late into the night. For example at Experience: swinging with a view over the river.
DelfshavenDistance From Rotterdam Airport: 10.2km
Historic Delfshaven is an oasis of tranquility in Modern Rotterdam. Its historic center, older than the city of Rotterdam itself, is still pervaded by the characteristic ambiance of times gone by. Of port activities, whaling and herring fishing. Of the east India Company and of the town where Piet Heyn was born. Delfshaven has become worldfamous as the place from which the Pilgrim Fathers set sail for America in 1620. And of course as the center of the brandy and gin
Diergaarde Blijdorp (Rotterdam Zoo)
Diergaarde BlijdorpDistance From Rotterdam Airport: 5.2km
Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp) is, with more than 1.2 million visitors each year, Rotterdam’s most frequented attraction. One never tires of it: each visit is different. The animals live in habitats that are as natural as possible. The zoo is, moreover, divided into continents. In the Aisian part, you find, among other features, Taman Indah and the Indian elephants. During bad weather you can visit the nocturnal animal house and the Riviera Hall. The Riviera Hall accommodates large aquariums with fresh and salt water fishes and true-to-nature terrariums containing reptiles and amphibians. With the personal audio-guide (in English and German) you will hear a lot about the animals and developments in Blijdorp.
ArchitectureDistance From Rotterdam Airport: 10.0km
During the Second World War, the city center of Rotterdam has completely wiped out. Strangely enough, this gave urban designers the unique opportunity to re-design the city according the latest insights in urban planning known at that time. The Rotterdam architecture has a lot of highlights, both old and new.
Euromast Distance From Rotterdam Airport: 9.0km
A magnificent tower in a metropole. When thinking of the Euromast, one of course thinks of the splendid view of Europe’s most dynamic commercial city of Rotterdam and its port. You will see the outlines of the surrounding cities and the impressive port. On a clear day one can see as far as 30 kilometers. Up until now the Euromast, with a height of 185 meters, is still the highest building in the Netherlands.
The oldest steam paddle boat in Holland, descending from 1905 and ones the royal Dutch yacht, still makes wonderful boat trips in Rotterdam and is called ‘De Nederlander’ -The Dutchman-. From 10 to 300 persons are welcome on this ‘Grand old Lady’ for site seeing trips trough out Rotterdam, private parties and excellent dinners.
World portDistance From Rotterdam Airport: 10.6km
Rotterdam has the largest port in the world. Naturally, this has a great influence on the city. If you want to get to know Rotterdam well, your program really should include a boat trip through the impressive docklands. Especially for these trips, Rotterdam has its own Industrial Tourism. This organization develops tailor made trips for your event about the most interesting sceneries in Rotterdam. But it is also fun to just wander along the waterfront and watch the ships sail by. From there you also have the most beautiful skyline in the Netherlands.