10 days in Giethoorn & Amsterdam Itinerary

10 days in Giethoorn & Amsterdam Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Giethoorn
— 3 nights
2
Amsterdam
— 6 nights

3
nights
Giethoorn

Giethoorn ©
Giethoorn is a village in the Dutch province of Overijssel. Get outdoors at Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden and Thee Huys. You'll discover tucked-away gems like De Wieden and National park Dwingelderveld. Explore Giethoorn's surroundings by going to Eco-kathedraal (in Mildam) and Bezoekerscentrum Dwingelderveld (in Ruinen). There's more to do: take a peaceful walk through Waterloopbos.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Giethoorn itinerary planner.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Giethoorn is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Riyadh to Giethoorn due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Riyadh in May: high temperatures in Giethoorn hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Giethoorn

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trips

Sint Jansklooster, Thee Huys, Waterloopbos, Eco-kathedraal, National park Dwingelderveld
Highlights from your plan
Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden ©
Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden
National park Dwingelderveld ©
National park Dwingelderveld
Waterloopbos ©
Waterloopbos

6
nights
Amsterdam

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Family-friendly places like Van Gogh Museum and Anne Frank House will thrill your kids. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Rijksmuseum and The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery. Venture out of the city with trips to Rotterdam (Markthal & Rotterdam Centraal Station), The Hague (Madurodam & Panorama Mesdag) and World Heritage Kinderdijk (in Kinderdijk). And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at The Amstel, get outside with Outdoor Activities, get your game on at Museumphoto, and stop by Ganache Amsterdam.

To find maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam sightseeing planning site.

Drive from Giethoorn to Amsterdam in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. May in Amsterdam sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 4th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

The Hague, Rotterdam, Zaanse Schans, World Heritage Kinderdijk, Sint Nicolaaskerk uit 1628
Highlights from your plan
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
World Heritage Kinderdijk ©
World Heritage Kinderdijk

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