Amsterdam has a quirky and unique atmosphere that cannot be beaten for student, class or society trips away so it’s naturally one of the most popular European student destinations. Amsterdam can provide your student trip with a cool and casual atmosphere as you sip beers by the canal or in one of the city’s bespoke cafés while naturally Amsterdam also has an excellent party atmosphere to provide you with the perfect mix for your university, student class or society trip. Amsterdam is pleasingly structured with its famous canal network, dainty, colored townhouses and winding narrow streets just waiting to be explored by your university student, class or society trip.
The Dutch hotspot of Amsterdam is enriched with culture and embraces it’s thought provoking history through many attractions and galleries throughout the city.
The wondrous narrows maze of streets known as Jordaan quarter is a bona fide way to make your student, class or society trip feel as though they have stepped out of a time machine when it is aligned with timeless historical houses and buildings which also hold some amazing galleries and vintage stores. Meanwhile, the open plan area of Musemplein is a catch all district where students can find Rijksmuseum, the Van Gough Museum and the Stedelijk Museum of Modern Art. Musemplein is also known to hold some great outdoor exhibitions and markets which are perfect for a sunny Amsterdam day. Another great way to reflect on Amsterdam’s history and ties to World War II is a trip to Anne Frank House. A museum and a preserved annex of the house provide a telling insight to life during that period in Amsterdam. This museum is incredibly popular, however, so students are advised to queue early to avoid a lengthy waiting time.
Other popular districts to explore on the Amsterdam student, class or society trip are De Negen Straatjes or ‘nine street’ and De Pipe (de pipe) which are both renowned for their Bohemian atmosphere and their huge selection of vintage, boutique shops and tasty hipster cafes producing all of the finest in Artisan foods.
Amsterdam’s infamous red light district has to also get a mention in terms of Amsterdam’s most popular districts to explore. While it may make for quite the unorthodox experience on your student, class or society trip, it is certainly one activity that you’ll want to check off the bucket list while in Amsterdam.
Other enjoyable and popular activities for student, class and society trips in Amsterdam are it’s bike tours, Heineken tour, beer bikes, indoor surfing, bodyboarding, river cruises, paintballing, karting and even much more...
We can set you up with some of these incredible Amsterdam daytime student activities as well as a few great nighttime activities to help kick off your student, class or society night out in Amsterdam! Choose from guided pub crawls, comedy shows, casino nights, burlesque shows, drag shows and VIP nightclub admission or all of the above if you wish. As well as some excellent club nights, the areas around Amsterdam are also known to play host to some amazing festivals year round so keep your eyes out for extravagant dance and music festivals like Cartel Kingsday, Pacha, Doek and Awakenings. In terms of all genres, Amsterdam holds over 300 festivals annually so there should be something to cater to any college club, class or society with internationally renowned film festivals, food fairs, carnivals and cultural festival like Holi.
If you know that Amsterdam is where you’ll be headed with your college class or society and you know when you’ll be heading, then you can book and secure your Amsterdam student trip instantly without a deposit. Check off what you want to do from our handy package builder and make your own UniTripper account to manage the booking. If there is an Amsterdam activity that you want your college class or society to do that isn’t on the package builder above then give us a shout and we’ll make sure to add it into our Amsterdam package builder.
Once you have made and confirmed your booking request for the Amsterdam student, class or society trip, you can begin to invite in all of the attendees straight away through their own emails and they will log in to pay for themselves and further customize the itinerary if there is something that they are not able to do. You’ll be on the student trip with your college classmates or society members before you can say Amsterdamnn!
If a student trip to Amsterdam just isn’t for you then some other highly recommended student destinations in Ireland, the UK and Europe are Athlone, Killarney, Bristol, Newquay, Gdansk and Sunny Beach.
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