De Duif, Amsterdam

4.6
Along De Duif, one of the city's main canals, you can view several monuments, historic architecture, and one of the city's popular quarters. This canal is the longest of the central canals that help to shape the city, which include Herengracht, Keizersgracht, and Singel. Named after the Prince of Orange, this body of water is noted for the canal houses built alongside it during the Dutch Golden Age. Walk beside the water's edge and enjoy the cultural offerings of the Jordaan neighborhood. You can stop by several tourist sites along the way, such as the Northern Church, Northern Market, Anne Frank House, Western Church, and Homomonument. Use our Amsterdam road trip site to visit De Duif on your trip to Amsterdam, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • De Duif is one of the lovely canals of the city. Pretty houses on the canals make it an attractive tourist destination.  more »
  • Princess Canal. It matches the wonderful houses in the surrounding area and creates an Amsterdam-like atmosphere. It is recommended to take a walk.
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  • Lovely old church turned into concerthall, saw some great music there.
  • A lovely old church with excellent acoustics.
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