Amsterdam Neighborhoods Explained

Amsterdam is broken up into 8 districts or boroughs (stadsdelen), which are further divided into neighborhoods. These neighborhoods may seem confusing to the first-time visitor to Amsterdam, but they're really very helpful when it comes to getting around. Select the district or neighborhood on the map below to learn more about it.

districts map

Centrum | Zuid | West | Oost | Noord | Nieuw-West | Zuidoost | Westpoort


Westpoort Oud-West Jordaan Amsterdam Centrum Old Centre Oud-Zuid De Pijp Rivierenbuurt Zuidas Amsterdam Oost Amsterdam Noord Grachtengordel Jodenbuurt IJ Waterfront Buitenveldert Amsterdam Zuidoost Amsterdam Nieuw-West Amsterdam West