Discover Utrecht Region

Utrecht Region lies in the heart of Western Europe and marks the exact centre of the Netherlands. With 26 municipalities and more than 1.3 million inhabitants, it is one of the smallest and most densely populated provinces in the country. With roots that go back to medieval times, Utrecht and the surrounding area have a long and rich cultural past. A place where storied history and 21st century science blend together easily.

The youthful, vibrant international environment inspires creativity and leading innovations that help people live greener, smarter and healthier lives. There are many beautiful cities and neighbourhoods to discover and plenty of things to do in Utrecht Region. Take a stroll along the lively canals in one of our endearing cities and explore the countless monuments and world heritage sites the area has to offer. And don’t forget to meet the lovely cosmopolitan people to get to know the province through their eyes.

Explore the area

Discover the hotspots of Utrecht Region. Get to know the different cities and neighbourhoods, learn more about local events and delve into the stories the region has to tell. There are so many reasons to visit Utrecht Region.

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Meet the people

Get to know other people who have made Utrecht Region their new home. Read their stories and discover their experiences of living, working and studying in the region.

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