Leidseplein, Amsterdam

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Choose your spot among hundreds of bars and clubs at Leidseplein, one of the city's famous nightlife hubs. The square has trams, boutiques, and a vibrant atmosphere filled with street performers. Have a coffee in the open air while people-watching and breathing in the youthful vibe of the site, or grab a pint in a lively Irish bar. Neon lights and raw bass are guaranteed at the square. You can also have a sightseeing spree and view architectural marvels such as the Stadsschouwburg theater, a Neo-Renaissance structure that hosts the Dutch National Ballet. Put Leidseplein into our Amsterdam trip itinerary builder site and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Nice place to stop and grab a beer, but loads of tourists and therefore tourist prices. Handy for local hotels and getting tram into the center. Bit of work going on currently in some of the surroundi...  more »
  • Central square and always full of life, full of locals and people at all hours, where it is very pleasant to take a ride, also going in the side streets, pleasant even stop and watch people pass
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