11 days in Holland Itinerary

11 days in Holland Itinerary

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11 days in Holland Itinerary

Start: Cairo
Fly + Drive:  16​h 45​min
1
Schiermonnikoog
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  12​h 15​min
2
De Koog, Texel
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Terschelling
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Hollum, Ameland
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Amsterdam
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Cairo

1
night
Schiermonnikoog

Schiermonnikoog ©
Schiermonnikoog is an island, a municipality, and a national park in the northern Netherlands. Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): make a trip to Gallery Ogygia, take in the exciting artwork at Hijrre Pottenbakkerij, then pause for some photo ops at Statue "de Schiere Monnik", then visit a coastal fixture at Noordertoren, and finally head off the coast to Nationaal Park Schiermonnikoog. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Oosterstrand, explore the different monuments and memorials at Vredenhof, contemplate the long history of Bunker Wassermann, then examine the collection at Shellmuseum, and finally hike along Het Bouwe Hoekstrapad.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Schiermonnikoog visit planning site .

Cairo, Egypt to Schiermonnikoog is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern European Time to Central European Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect much colder weather when traveling from Cairo in September: highs in Schiermonnikoog hover around 20°C, while lows dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to De Koog.

Things to do in Schiermonnikoog

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Nationaal Park Schiermonnikoog ©
Nationaal Park Schiermonnikoog
Bunker Wassermann ©
Bunker Wassermann
Oosterstrand ©
Oosterstrand

1
night
De Koog, Texel

De Koog ©
De Koog is a town in the Dutch province of North Holland. Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): stop by Chocolaterie Smidt, then browse for treasures at Boeken aan de Dijk, then explore the striking landscape of Nationaal Park Duinen van Texel, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Vuurtorenweg Texel Beach. On your second day here, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Dunes of Texel National Park.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read De Koog route planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Schiermonnikoog to De Koog. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in September, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel to Terschelling.

Things to do in De Koog

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Texel
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Nationaal Park Duinen van Texel ©
Nationaal Park Duinen van Texel
Boeken aan de Dijk ©
Boeken aan de Dijk

2
nights
Terschelling

Terschelling ©
One of the Frisian Islands, Terschelling contains a large nature reserve and lives off its tourist appeal.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): step off the mainland to explore Dark Sky Park de Boschplaat, look for all kinds of wild species at Noordkaap, then get engrossed in the history at Museum 't Behouden Huys, then enjoy the sand and surf at Groene strand, and finally enjoy the sea views from Brandaris. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sint Janskerk Hoorn Terschelling, see the interesting displays at Landbouwmuseum en Kinderboerderij 't Hooivak, then get great views at Bunkers Terschelling, then look for gifts at De Boekenboer, and finally see the interesting displays at Wrakkenmuseum.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Terschelling road trip planning app .

Drive from De Koog to Terschelling in 5 hours. In September in Terschelling, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Hollum.

Things to do in Terschelling

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Dark Sky Park de Boschplaat ©
Dark Sky Park de Boschplaat
Groene strand ©
Groene strand
Bunkers Terschelling ©
Bunkers Terschelling

1
night
Hollum, Ameland

Hollum ©
Hollum is a Dutch village on Ameland, one of the West Frisian Islands. On the 3rd (Wed), see the interesting displays at Abraham Fock, take an in-depth tour of Cultuurhistorisch museum Sorgdrager, look for gifts at Kaasboerderij Ameland, then examine the collection at Nobels Nostalgisch Museum, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Amelander Bierbrouwerij.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Hollum trip planner .

You can drive from Terschelling to Hollum in 5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Hollum

Museums Breweries & Distilleries Shopping

Side Trip

Ballum
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Nobels Nostalgisch Museum ©
Nobels Nostalgisch Museum
Abraham Fock ©
Abraham Fock
Cultuurhistorisch museum Sorgdrager ©

3
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 Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House). You'll discover tucked-away gems like The Jordaan and Flower Market / Bloemenmarkt. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, shop like a local with Leidseplein, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Albert Cuyp Market.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Hollum to Amsterdam in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
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The Jordaan ©
The Jordaan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

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