Places We Love in Utrecht

Utrecht was highly rated for old town by 69 guests from the United States! Utrecht Travel Guide

Charming Canals and Stunning Architecture

Located on the banks of the Rhine River, charming Utrecht is the fourth biggest city in the Netherlands. Home to the largest university in Holland, this beautiful destination features picturesque streets, gorgeous canals and a stunning historic center.

The imposing Dom Tower is the tallest and one of the oldest church in the Netherlands, as well as one of Utrecht’s main attractions. Situated next to the Cathedral, the Dom Tower has breathtaking views of the city and the surrounding areas.

Discover the wonderful monastery garden of the Pandhof, stroll around the old canal of Oudegracht and savor local specialties in one of the scenic restaurants by the water. Situated about 7 miles away from the city center, the fairytale castle of Kasteel de Haar is a majestic fortress with medieval towers and bridges.

Designed by the world famous architect Gerrit Rietveld in 1924, the Rietveld Schröder House is a masterpiece of the Modern Movement and part of the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Utrecht Centraal Station is a major railway hub with national and international connections to main cities like Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Frankfurt and Schiphol Airport. Check the Booking.com deals and choose from a great variety of hotels, apartments and hostels in the gorgeous city of Utrecht.