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Useful information for tourists & locals

Practical Information about Rotterdam

Practical Information about Rotterdam

Here you'll find all kinds of practical information about Rotterdam such as important telephone numbers, the weather, history and basics about money, emergency call and electricity in order to prepare your trip to Rotterdam.

Events and city maps of Rotterdam

You can have a look at our event calendar if you want to know all about the upcoming events and activities. And don't forget to check out the interactive map of Rotterdam to find the best places to visit. And if you're looking for more useful 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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Public transport in and around in Rotterdam made easy with the travel chip card.


hotel in rotterdam

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


Adverteren City Guide Rotterdam

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


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.


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

Cube houses

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

Hop On Hop Off Bus

Take the hop on hop off bus tour through Rotterdam and discover some iconic landmarks.

Pancake boat

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

Kids Marina

Kids sail through the canals in downtown Rotterdam with little electric boats.