11 days in Amsterdam, Bruges & Brussels Itinerary

11 days in Amsterdam, Bruges & Brussels Itinerary

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1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
2
Bruges, Belgium
— 2 nights
3
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights

4
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Get a sense of the local culture at Anne Frank House and Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House). Visit Begijnhof and Westerkerk for their historical value. The adventure continues: take a stroll through The Jordaan, walk around Vondelpark, examine the collection at Museum of Prostitution - Red Light Secrets, and explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Amsterdam tour itinerary planner.

Porto Alegre, Brazil to Amsterdam is an approximately 18-hour flight. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Porto Alegre to Amsterdam due to the time zone difference. In October, Amsterdam is a bit cooler than Porto Alegre - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Bruges.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Neighborhoods Outdoors
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

2
nights
Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): examine the collection at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from Belfry of Bruges, and then steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of Brugge. On the next day, don't miss a visit to The Markt, take an in-depth tour of Groeningemuseum, thencontemplate the long history of Basilica of the Holy Blood, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan.

To find where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Bruges tour itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Amsterdam to Bruges in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. October in Bruges sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Brussels.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries
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Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Basilica of the Holy Blood ©
Basilica of the Holy Blood
Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum

2
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert as well as The Brussels Journey - Beer and Chocolate Tours. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Grand Place and Lower Town. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Atomium, take a stroll through Place St. Gery, sample the tasty concoctions at Cantillon Brewery, and appreciate the history behind Manneken Pis.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Brussels trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bruges to Brussels takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Brussels

Breweries & Distilleries Tours Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium
Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert ©
Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert

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