CHEAP FLIGHTS TO Leeuwarden

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How much do things cost in Leeuwarden?
Lettuce $1.21
One-way ticket (local transport) $2.71
Cinema, international release, 1 seat $13.56
Mid-range restaurant $67.80
* All price are converted to USD

About Leeuwarden

When you book cheap flights to Leeuwarden, you will appreciate how easy it is to travel in and outside the city. Travelers from Amsterdam Station need to change trains at Hilbersum or Amersfoort to get to their target. From Hilversum and Amersfoort, be sure to sit in the right part of the train, because the train will split up when reaching Zwolle station. One side goes to Groningen and the other continues to Leeuwarden. The ride is around two and a half hours. For prices and more information be sure to check the Dutch Railways’ Journey planner.

What to see and do in Leeuwarden

When you travel to Leeuwarden, there are so many places to go and see. Leeuwarden is very rich in culture. The main attraction in Leeuwarden is the assortment of cultural institutions and museums. The tale of Fryslân –The Fries Museum will show you culture, history and art. Sadly, the museum is momentarily stopped working because of its preparation for its new home in the center of the city. The Fries Museum is planning to open its doors later in the year of 2013, and will also include the museum of the Frisian Resistance, a shop, café, restaurants and cinema.

Travelers who want to know about the past of Fryslan can jump to the Historic Centrum Leeuwarden, which offers an exhibition called: “the tale of Leeuuwarden”. Lectures and films are also often presented here. In the Museum of Grutterswinkel, you will see a full three dimensional experience of the city long history. The museum offers a coffee place so visitors can comfortably sit down, have a café or tea, and enjoy the furniture and decor that surround them.

Leeuwarden is in addition the home of the Princessehof Porcelans Museums, where you will find diverse models of Chinese ceramics. Over 30,000 pieces are presented. Frisian Sculptor Piet Pander, was so loved by the Dutch people, that they created his very own museum. He grew up in a poor family, but developed into a famous Dutch artist. Although the artist’s collection are kept in the museum of the Piet Pander, five other sets of sculptures, has its own temple.

If you are bringing your children, then you should visit the Natuurmuseum. It is Leeuwarden’s natural museum. It is constructed in three floors, with exhibits that allows the visitor to interact with the fauna and flora of Friesland. It is a must see for nature lovers.

Places to Drink and Eat in Leeuwarden

Visitors can experience good dishes for reasonably priced at Yserman Bar and Restaurant. Their international menu will make you feel like you are eating in Jamaica, India, and other far away countries. For a drink, try from the variety of the huge beer menu. Doozo Eat and Greet restaurant is one of the sights that should be on your list as soon as you book flights to Leeuwarden. It became known after its participation on the local reality TV. Here you will find the best Japanese food.

Kota Radja, a Chinese restaurant has served Sichuan, Mandarian Cantonese and other styles of dishes to Leeuwarders ever since 1966. Taste the famous Beerenburger, been made in Leeuwarden for over 120 years, is in the Boomsma Museum. The liqueur combines laurel berry, juniper berry, liquorice and other unique herbs mixed with alcohol to give it a distinctive flavor. Visitors are coming from all over the world to witness the process and take a tour of the 1930s era and watch special documentaries.

If you want to see all of the above sights and more, now it is the right time to start searching for flights to Leeuwarden. Flighthub offers the cheapest flights to Leeuwarden, so be sure to reserve your tickets in advance, to receive the best rates.

Information about travelling to Leeuwarden

  • Average temperature for this month in Leeuwarden
    13 °C
  • Minimum temperature during the year in Leeuwarden
    -16 °C
  • Average rain for this month in Leeuwarden
    85.2 mm
  • Currency exchange rate
    €1.00(EUR) = $1.1(USD)

Airports near Leeuwarden

Eelde (Groningen)