"Visit the canals of Leiden, if..." Historical Leiden Tip by carolineraat

Historical Leiden, Leiden: 101 reviews and 221 photos


Visit the canals of Leiden, if possible by boat.
The Rapenburg is the most beautiful canal in The Netherlands with lovely historical stately houses, reflected in the water.
On the Rapenburg you can also see the Academy Hall, dating from the 13th century and the botanical gardens, the oldest still existing in Europe.

Address: City centre
Website: http://www.muurgedichten.nl

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  • Written Sep 5, 2002
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