Destination guide

Historic Leiden will entice you

Take a vacation to Leiden and enjoy the area's museums, history and monuments. Renowned for its local tours, boating and theaters, this city welcomes all visitors. Wet 'n Wild and Madurodam are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Leiden

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Leiden has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wet 'n Wild (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Madurodam (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Blijdorp Zoo (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Golfclub Kagerzoom (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Wassenaarse Golfclub Rozenstein (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Boerderij 't Geertje (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Leiden

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Leiden is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Arboretum Trompenburg (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Sint Annahofje (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Hortus Botanicus (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Molen de Put (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Kagerplassen (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Katwijk Aan Zee Beach (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Leiden

The nearest airport is in Rotterdam (RTM-Rotterdam The Hague), located 14.8 mi (23.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Amsterdam (AMS-Schiphol), which is 15.4 mi (24.8 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Leiden Central Station, Leiden Lammenschans Station and De Vink Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around Municipality of Leiden, NL?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 770 vacation rentals near Municipality of Leiden. From 265 Condos/Apartments to 447 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Municipality of Leiden are on Vrbo.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Municipality of Leiden?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Municipality of Leiden. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Leiden Central Station: 1,325 vacation rentals
  • Leiden University: 1,315 vacation rentals
  • Waag: 1,326 vacation rentals
  • Naturalis Biodiversity Center: 1,313 vacation rentals
  • Stedelijk Museum de Lakenhal: 1,332 vacation rentals

And Vrbo offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Municipality of Leiden! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Municipality of Leiden?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Municipality of Leiden:

  • Amsterdam: 1,770 rentals
  • Rotterdam: 244 rentals
  • The Hague: 294 rentals
  • Zaandam: 1,486 rentals
  • IJmuiden: 718 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Municipality of Leiden?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Municipality of Leiden are:

  • Schiphol Airport (AMS): 2,480 vacation rentals
  • Hoofddorp (QHZ): 2,453 vacation rentals
  • The Hague (HAG): 1,010 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Municipality of Leiden?

Vrbo offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Municipality of Leiden. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Leiden Central Station: 1,325 rentals
  • Leiden University: 1,315 rentals
  • Waag: 1,326 rentals
  • Naturalis Biodiversity Center: 1,313 rentals
  • Stedelijk Museum de Lakenhal: 1,332 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Municipality of Leiden listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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