Leidseplein square in Amsterdam
Leidseplein is one of the most famous and busiest squares of Amsterdam for nightlife, entertainment, shopping and central location for public transport. It is located at the southern end of Amsterdam’s central canal ring, only a few footsteps away from the main entrance of the amazing Vondelpark. This is one of Amsterdams best parks. In addition, the Leidseplein faces one of the busiest streets of Amsterdam, the Leidsestraat. The translation that fits the best for Leidseplein would be Leiden Square. Way back in history the square Leidseplein was high street all the way to the town of Leiden.
The location from Leidseplein is nowadays still one of the most central places in Amsterdam. This why you can easily, get everywhere in Amsterdam in a maximum of 30 minutes. There are many opportunities, like several tram and bus stops, a taxi stand, parking garages and canal cruise stops.