Holland is a beautiful country located in north-western Europe bordering Germany and Belgium. Holland is a country with a rich history, heaps of cultural attractions and stunning views. As well as this, you can expect unbeatable nightlife and epic stag do activities, making it an ideal choice for your upcoming stag weekend. Here’s a little more information about Holland and a summary of why it’s such a great choice of location for a stag do.
If you and the lads are keen on soaking up a little culture in between the thrilling stag do activities and epic nightlife, or if you’re feeling slightly fragile and would rather doing something more lowkey, then you’ll be pleased to know that Holland is a country which is brimming with culture. In particular, Amsterdam, the vibrant capital city, has a huge amount of cultural attractions! Take a stroll around the city, or hop on a bike like the locals do, and take in the impressive historical and cultural sights. Dip in and out of quirky coffee shops and quaint shops or take a canal boat ride. You’ll find that there’s truly so much to see and do on a stag weekend in Amsterdam. We’ve written some information which might help if you’re eager to find out more about the nightlife, food and festivals in Amsterdam. As well as this, we’ve included some useful Dutch phrases which could certainly come in handy!
We understand the importance of brilliant nightlife on a stag weekend which is why we’d recommend heading to the capital of the Netherlands, Amsterdam, on your upcoming stag do. The city has plenty of bars, pubs and clubs for you and the lads to enjoy. If you’d prefer something a little more unique, Amsterdam is brimming with vibrant nightlife options that will suit every type of group.
If you’re a bunch of beer drinkers, then you’ll be pleased to know that
there are plenty of great beers available in Holland. You’ll find that
well-known beers including Heineken and Amstel are available in plenty of
bars and pubs. As well as the popular Skol, Brandt and Grolsch. If you’re
interested in finding out more about beer, then the Heineken Brewery Tour
Experience is always a popular option amongst stag groups and tourists.
Depending on what part of the Netherlands you visit, the cost of a pint may vary. The average cost of a pint in Amsterdam is around 4,50 - 5,50 EUR and usually cheaper outside of the capital of Amsterdam.
If you and the lads are keen on trying some traditional Dutch food, then
Stamppot is a traditional Dutch dish. The dish is made up of mashed
potatoes mixed with lots of vegetables and is traditionally served with
Rookworst. Rookworst is a type of Dutch sausage that consists of ground
meat mixed with different spices and salt in a casing. Holland is also
well-known for their deliciously sweet pancakes, fries and Bitterballen
The Netherlands climate typically consists of cool summers and moderate
winters. January is usually the coldest month of the year whilst August is
often considered the warmest. Winter months can be fairly cold with
temperatures falling below zero. Summers in Holland are often warm and
sunny with temperatures reaching 22° C. With this in mind, we’d recommend
choosing the summer months for your stag weekend in Amsterdam.
If you and your stag group are keen festivalgoers and you’d like to coincide your stag weekend with one, then here are a few great options of festivals in Holland…
Can I have a pint of cat sick please = Mag ik een pint kattenziek alsjeblieft
If you’re looking for a stag weekend destination that offers plenty of culture, epic stag do activities, incredible nightlife and a little risqué entertainment, then Amsterdam could be your ideal stag do location. This vibrant capital city truly has so much to offer! Here’s a little more information on how to spend your stag do in Amsterdam.
If you fancy a little downtime in between exhilarating stag do activities and partying, or you’re simply keen on soaking up some culture, then here are eight fantastic ideas…
Check out our most popular activities in Amsterdam