Practical Information about Rotterdam

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Practical Information about Rotterdam

Here you'll find all kinds of practical information about Rotterdam such as important telephone numbers, the weather, history and so on. You can check our events calendar if you want to know what the upcoming events are and check out the interactive maps to find great places to visit. And if you're looking for more information about Rotterdam you can vist our links page.


Find out whether you need to bring you umbrella or swimsuit when travelling to Rotterdam.

Tourist Information

Read where you can find tourist information in Rotterdam.


Learn how you can use your electrical appliances in Rotterdam! Sockets, plugs, voltage and more.

Verhage Luggage Storage

Travel light in Rotterdam and drop off your suitcase at Verhage Blijdorp and enjoy the typical Dutch food at their eatery

Emergency Call

All the information you need in case of an emergency.


Learn how Rotterdam has grown into the modern and vibrating city it is today!


Plan your trip and see where to go in Rotterdam, using our interactive maps.


Find more information about Rotterdam using our links.

Travel around in Rotterdam

Travel with public transport, water taxi, bike taxi or regular taxi: you can easily get everywhere!

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Advertise on City Guide Rotterdam and reach everyone with an interest in Rotterdam!



Public transport in and around in Rotterdam made easy with the travel chip card.



Book a hotel in Rotterdam and stay overnight with lowest price guarantee!



Follow City Guide Rotterdam and stay informed about all events and activities in Rotterdam!

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Explore what else Rotterdam has got to offer!


Book a boat tour through the huge port or a day trip to sights in greater Rotterdam.

Cube houses

The museum house is open to the public. Be amazed by a house without any straight wall.


Sightseeing in Rotterdam on the road and across the river in an amphibious vehicle.

Pancake boat

Discover Rotterdam by boat while you enjoy all you can eat delicious pancakes!

Historical tram city tour

Experience old school sightseeing on board the historical tram line 10 through Rotterdam.

Hop On-Hop Off Bus

Take the sightseeing bus tour through Rotterdam and discover some iconic landmarks.