Utrecht travel guide

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You're Going to Love Utrecht

Utrecht is the fourth largest city in the Netherlands, with a population of more than 300,000. It has a large student population and is known for its exciting nightlife. It is also a city with beautiful architecture and a long history, dating back to Roman times.

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Utrecht

When to Visit Utrecht

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A mild European climate makes Utrecht a great all year round destination. The weather is warmest between June and September but can get chilly - and many out-of-town attractions can be closed - between November and March.

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How to Get to Utrecht

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Where to Stay in Utrecht

Hostel Strowis on Boothstraat is a good central option with dorm beds from EUR15.50. Grand Hotel Karel V on Geertebolwerk is a five star luxury hotel with rooms from EUR200.

Popular Neighborhoods in Utrecht

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Where to stay in popular areas of Utrecht

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How to Get Around Utrecht

The Cost of Living in Utrecht

Shopping Streets

You will find the best shopping around Neude, Oudegracht and Vredeburg. Hoog Catharijne is a large mall at the train station, where you can find lots of fashion, electrical and homeware stores.

Groceries and Other

A quart of milk in Utrecht will cost EUR0.88 and a loaf of bread EUR1.20.

Cheap meal
Cheap meal
C$ 22.86
A pair of jeans
A pair of jeans
C$ 122.30
Single public transport ticket
Single public transport ticket
C$ 3.58
C$ 3.84

Where to Eat in Utrecht

Try the traditional Dutch pancakes at De Oude Muntkelder on Oude Gracht. Mains are around EUR10. Florent on Visschersplein is a stylish restaurant serving modern European food with mains from EUR15.