10 days in Rotterdam & Amsterdam Itinerary

10 days in Rotterdam & Amsterdam Itinerary

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10 days in Rotterdam & Amsterdam Itinerary

Start: Amman
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Rotterdam
— 5 nights
train:  45​min
2
Amsterdam
— 4 nights
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  9​h 45​min
End: Amman

5
nights
Rotterdam

Rotterdam ©
Located in the South Holland province, Rotterdam is one of the Netherlands' most lively cities, as well as one of the largest trading ports in the world.
Do your shopping at The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery and Monsieur Saucisson. You'll explore and learn at Watersnoodmuseum and Wereldmuseum. Venture out of the city with trips to Strandkerk Dishoek (in Dishoek), Strand Domburg (in Domburg) and Oisterwijkse Bossen en Vennen (in Oisterwijk). And it doesn't end there: browse the different shops at Markthal, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nieuwe Kerk, wander the streets of Kop van Zuid, and admire the masterpieces at Kunsthal Rotterdam.

To see more things to do and other tourist information, you can read our Rotterdam tour planning site .

Amman, Jordan to Rotterdam is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Amman to Rotterdam. Traveling from Amman in December, things will get little chillier in Rotterdam: highs are around 9°C and lows about 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sun) to allow time for the train ride to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Rotterdam

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, Watersnoodmuseum, Nieuwe Kerk, Oisterwijkse Bossen en Vennen, Strandkerk Dishoek
Highlights from your plan
The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery ©
Markthal ©
Markthal
Nieuwe Kerk ©
Nieuwe Kerk

4
nights
Amsterdam

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Appreciate the collections at Rijksmuseum and Zaanse Schans. Shop till you drop at Leidseplein and Renssen Art Gallery. Take a break from Amsterdam with a short trip to Canals area in Utrecht, about 44 minutes away. There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Herengracht, take a stroll through The Jordaan, don't miss a visit to The Amstel, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Portuguese Synagogue.

To see ratings and more tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam online vacation planner .

You can take a train from Rotterdam to Amsterdam in an hour. Another option is to drive. In December, daytime highs in Amsterdam are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. You'll have a few hours on the 2nd (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Neighborhoods Nature

Side Trips

Canals area, Zaanse Schans
Highlights from your plan
Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder ©
Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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