Leiden Holland Tourist Information and Vacation Guide
The Dutch city of Leiden Holland (Leyden in Dutch) is a picturesque community located in the tulip-growing district in the Netherlands. Home to the oldest university in the country, Leiden features many interesting tourist attractions and a variety of museums and art galleries. Leiden is located south of Amsterdam and a short distance from The Hague.
There are many good hotels and inexpensive tourist accommodation available in this university town. Tourists can enjoy its picturesque canals, parks and gardens or do a little shopping in the local shops.
Visitors arriving at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport can catch a train directly from the airport to Leiden station. Many hotels are available near the airport and also in nearby cities such as Den Haag (The Hague).