City profile

Delft is a city in the province of South Holland (Zuid-Holland), the netherlands. It is located in between Rotterdam and The Hague. Delft is primarily known for its typically Dutch town centre (with canals) and also for the painter Vermeer. With a population of around 100,000 it is a relatively small City. The city center retains a large number of monumental buildings, whereas in many streets there are canals of which the borders are connected by typical bridges. East of Delft is the Delftse Hout ("Delft Wood"), a recreation area, with apart from a forest, through which bike-, horseride- and footpaths are leading, also a lake (suitable for swimming and windsurfing), narrow beaches, restaurant, community gardens, campground and other recreational and sports facilities.


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City Travel

Fly to Rotterdam from: Belfast, Edinburgh, London, Aberdeen, Glasgow, Manchester

Train to Delft: 15m