Explore the top spots in Netherlands Amsterdam
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Top places to photograph in Amsterdam in 2023

These are the very best Amsterdam Instagram spots, curated by the PhotoHound team. If you've got limited time here, these are the must-see locations to shoot while you're in Amsterdam!

Corner of Leidsegracht & Keizersgracht

A stunning viewpoint of Amsterdam where canal routes intersect under some bridges which are beautifully lit at night.
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Rijksmuseum Reflecting Pool

A public area in Museumsplein with a reflecting pool and wonderful face-on view of the Rijksmuseum.
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Dam Square

Possibly the best known and busiest public square in the city, with several notable buildings and frequent events on each side.
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Houses in the Damrak, Amsterdam

Group of houses that you can see from several points in the surroundings of the Damrak
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House On The Water

Beautiful old house on the water in an Amsterdam canal right in the city center during the blue hour.
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Cheese Farm Catharina Hoeve, Zaanse Schans

The Catharina Hoeve is an authentic 17th-century cheese farm at the famous Zaanse Schans.
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Zaanse Schans windmills

If you are visiting Amsterdam, it is most recommendable to visit Zaanse Schans as well. This picturesque group of well-preserved historic windmills and houses is definitely a spot to photograph.
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Artis Royal Zoo

Artis is a zoo in the city centre of Amsterdam. It is the oldest zoo in the Netherlands and one of the oldest zoos in Europe. Artis also contains an aquarium, a planetarium, an arboretum, plus art and sculptures.
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We hope you enjoy photographing these great Amsterdam Instagram locations. We love seeing your images of the most Instagrammable places in Amsterdam, so make sure to share your images on PhotoHound and tag us on Instagram @photohound and hashtag #photohound for a chance to be featured.

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