Things to see and do - Amersfoort
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Amersfoort Travel guide
Amersfoort : Michelin's recommendations
Located in the Gelder valley at the confluence of two waterways which form the Eem, Amersfoort is a town with a melancholy charm, surrounded by woods and heathland. Nestling in its double ring of canals, it has preserved its medieval character. The centre is listed as a "heritage town". Amersfoort also has a modern district in a wonderful architectural style: the Kattenbroek . The hills of the Utrechtse Heuvelrug , to the south, are old moraines from a Scandinavian glacier.
Tourist attractions Amersfoort : Things to see and do
Groenmarkt NL - 3818 Amersfoort
On the corner formed by Groenmarkt and the nearby Appelmarkt Square, there are several charming old houses that have been restored.
NL - 3818 Amersfoort
This beautiful Gothic tower from the 15C is 100 metres high and is the former belfry of a church destroyed in 1787. It is situated in a large, quiet square: Lieve Vrouwekerkhof (flower market every Friday morning). Built in brick, the tower is surmou..
NL - 3818 Amersfoort
These famous "rampart houses" built on or backing on to the first of the town's perimeter walls, have come to be a symbol of the town. They date back to the 15C. From Havik, taking the Bloemendalse Binnenpoort you'll see lovely muurhuizen b..
Hof 39 NL - 3811 CK Amersfoort
Logement de Gaaper is located in a monumental building in the old city centre of Amersfoort. It is situated in a pedestrian shopping area nearby the market square and its terraces. The modern rooms feature high-quality beds and offer views of the La..
Willem van mechelenstraat 27-29 NL - 3817 BB Amersfoort
Krankeledenstraat 22 NL - 3811 BN Amersfoort
Lange Jan offers unique rooms in a renovated 18th-century building in the historic centre of Amersfoort only 30 minutes’ drive from Utrecht. It features a café downstairs and free Wi-Fi. Each of the compact rooms at Lange Jan Hotel has views over th..
Grote Koppel 16 NL - 3813 AA Amersfoort
Attractive and trendy restaurant-wine bar with open kitchen for a contemporary and tasteful dinner. Lovely wine list. Carpark on the other side of the Eem.
Utrechtseweg 42 NL - 3818 EM Amersfoort
Restaurant reputed for its modern menu, fine wine list and fashionable interior decor. Modern art exhibitions.
Krommestraat 49 NL - 3811 CB Amersfoort
In the modern and stylish Blok's you will find creative dishes at unbeatable prices. The emphasis is on quality produce, transformed into delicious and flamboyant combinations. The menu is not extensive but offers flavours aplenty.
Kleine Koppel 3 NL - 3812 PG Amersfoort
Extremely original spot due to its unexpected designer-style barge location and personalised, subtle cuisine that features a number of avant-garde touches. Deck terrace.
Stationsstraat 75 NL - 3811 MH Amersfoort
Utrechtseweg 225 NL - 3818 EG Amersfoort