11 days in The Netherlands & Bochum Itinerary

11 days in The Netherlands & Bochum Itinerary

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11 days in The Netherlands & Bochum Itinerary

Start: London, United Kingdom
Fly:  3 h 30 min
1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 7 nights
Drive:  5 h 30 min
2
Bochum, Germany
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  6 h 30 min
End: London, United Kingdom

7
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Haarlem (Grote Markt, Frans Hals Museum, & more) and The Hague (Binnenhof & Ridderzaal (Inner Court & Hall of the Knights) & The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Van Gogh Museum, wander the streets of The Jordaan, explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, and hunt for treasures at Albert Cuyp Market.

For maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Amsterdam holiday app .

London, UK to Amsterdam is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Amsterdam is 1 hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Bochum.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Haarlem, The Hague
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

2
nights
Bochum, Germany

Bochum ©
Once a booming mining city and a critical piece of Germany’s heavily industrialized Ruhr region, Bochum today has morphed into a major hub of the service sector.
Get out of town with these interesting Bochum side-trips: Wuppertal (Nordbahntrasse & Springbrunnen "Das Tal der Wupper"), Sauerlaender Kleinbahn (in Herscheid) and Landesgartenschau Hemer (in Hemer). The adventure continues: trek along Bergbau-Wanderweg Muttental, tour the pleasant surroundings at Gysenberg Park, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and examine the collection at Deutsches Bergbau-Museum Bochum.

For ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Bochum trip builder app .

Drive from Amsterdam to Bochum in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bochum

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Wuppertal, Bergbau-Wanderweg Muttental, Sauerlaender Kleinbahn, Landesgartenschau Hemer, Room Escape Games
Highlights from your plan
German Mining Museum ©
German Mining Museum
Room Escape Games
Springbrunnen ©
Springbrunnen "Das Tal der Wupper"

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