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“Beautiful canal / street area” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Prinsengracht

Prinsengracht
Princesgracht di fronte al 296 | di fronte al 296, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Jordaan)
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Ranked #4 of 262 Attractions in Amsterdam
Type: Bodies of water, Nature & Parks
Activities: Shopping
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Owner description: Along with the Herengracht and Keizersgracht, one of the three major canals that shape the city.
Basildon, United Kingdom
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“Beautiful canal / street area”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

had a lovely walk down there and then ate in one of the best restaurants I have ev er eaten in the Vlaming Brasserie
Well worth taking your time to walk down there to see so many different sights and relax there too

Visited May 2014
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“Prinsengracht - good place for a scenic walk”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Tram 5 and take a lovely walk to the Anne Frank Huis. Nice shops and cafes and the canal is very scenic.

Visited April 2014
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“Perfect Place To View King's Day Boat Parade”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Not only is Prinsengracht canal a lovely area to walk it is also one of the best places to watch the "boat parade" on King's day. There were many vendors selling food, music, and lots of fun for all!

Visited April 2014
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“The best stroll”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Off the most touristy track, still lively. Many individual small shops of all kind. Lots of places for a snack or a beer.

Visited May 2014
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“perfect place to stroll and loose yourself!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014 via mobile

We arrived in Amsterdam this morning and spent a few hours walking around the streets. We loved walking around this area, checking out the buildings and canals.

If you're looking for a place to unwind which doesn't cost you anything - look no further. I believe you can also grab some of the boats for a tour here as well.

Visited May 2014
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