Utrecht, the beating heart of the Netherlands

Utrecht is the beating heart of the Netherlands. A city with an unparalleled vitality. A medieval city center small enough to explore on foot. Large enough to enjoy world class festivals, modern architecture, trendy shops and interesting museums for days on end.

Utrecht is located at the heart of the country. Since Roman times, Utrecht has been a center in which people meet each other and where roads meet. It has an unique medieval center with its canals and its wharf cellars. It is also known for its more recent history, such as the Dutch Waterline. Increasing numbers of international organizations and people are recognizing this blend of city amenities in a green environment and a good quality of life as the perfect place to settle or set up business.
Utrecht is only a 30 minute train ride from Schiphol Airport, or from Amsterdam Central Station. Utrecht has an active and varied cultural life, with numerous attractive hospitality and catering outlets, intimate squares with terraces and everything within walking distance.