Utrecht is the beating heart of the Netherlands with unique dynamics. It is a city, municipality and the capital of the province of Utrecht. Utrecht was one of the first cities in the Netherlands of the present day to be granted city rights. The city has a long history and an important historical centre. One of the characteristics of the city are the dockyards: here, you can walk round and discover the medieval city centre and the Dom of Utrecht, a magnificent Gothic church, giving Utrecht its other name of ‘Dom city’.
Here you will find information about Utrecht:
- How to reach the city
- What about parking
- Important addresses and telephone numbers
Tip: If you want no crowds, traffic jams, parking stress or high parking. You park your car at one of the Utrecht P & R locations. These offer quick, easy and inexpensive bus or tram to the city center. For more information on http://www.slimutrechtin.nl/