Utrecht is known as the oldest city in the Netherlands. Utrecht has medieval architectural beauty, blending with gothic architecture that creates a unique beauty for this city.
From the streets, the famous medieval landmarks in and around Utrecht will be alluring destinations. If you travel to Utrecht once, you will find it difficult to leave.
Along with ancient features from ancient architectures, along with a culture that will last through time. The people of Utrecht are also friendlier than ever. They always warmly welcome guests to this city. You must definitely search this beautiful city right away.
In the first, Utrecht is a densely populated city in the province of Utrecht. It is located on the eastern edge of Randstad and also the fourth largest city by area in the Netherlands.
It was honored by CNN as the most environmentally friendly city in the world from human to landscape. In particular, the city is home to many ancient works with cultural and historical values of the Netherlands. The city of Utrecht has been built and expanded from a towering cathedral that can be seen anywhere in the city.
If you want to go to the city center, you just need to look up and follow the direction of the church. This cathedral and bell tower was completed in the 14th century and is a symbol of the city of Utrecht, which once had more than 40 churches.
Most of the remaining churches have now been remodeled. The bell tower of this cathedral is called Domtoren, 112m high, with 465 steps. Right at the foot of the tower is still the place studied by archaeologists.
The city of Utrecht still retains the medieval system of canals. Especially the canal system that surrounds the city in a charming way has made this city scene more romantic and poetic than ever.