10 days in Belgium & Amsterdam Itinerary

10 days in Belgium & Amsterdam Itinerary

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10 days in Belgium & Amsterdam Itinerary

Start: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Fly:  9​h 45​min
1
Brussels, Belgium
— 6 nights
train:  2​h
2
Amsterdam, Holland
— 2 nights
Fly:  10​h 15​min
End: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

6
nights
Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
You've now added Sonian Forest to your itinerary. Memorial Waterloo 1815 and Rubens House (Rubenshuis) will appeal to museum buffs. Your inner history buff will appreciate Grand Place and St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule). Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brussels: Antwerp (Cogels Osylei & Saint Paul's Church), Fort Breendonk (in Willebroek) and Hallerbos – ‘'The Blue Forest’' (in Halle). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Atomium, stop by Pierre Marcolini, steep yourself in history at Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon, and explore the world behind art at René Magritte Museum.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Brussels travel itinerary planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Brussels is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Dubai to Brussels. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Dubai in June, with highs in Brussels at 23°C and lows at 12°C. You'll have a few hours on the 2nd (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Antwerp, Memorial Waterloo 1815, Hallerbos – ‘'The Blue Forest’', Groot Begijnhof, Abbaye de Villers
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Memorial Waterloo 1815 ©
Memorial Waterloo 1815
Atomium ©
Atomium

2
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): wander the streets of The Jordaan and then steep yourself in history at Portuguese Synagogue. On the 3rd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Louwman Museum The Hague, get engrossed in the history at Panorama Mesdag, then take in the exciting artwork at The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at The Amstel.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Amsterdam road trip tool .

You can take a train from Brussels to Amsterdam in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Amsterdam are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trip

The Hague
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The Jordaan ©
The Jordaan
Louwman Museum The Hague ©
Louwman Museum The Hague
Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder ©

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