13 days in South Holland Province Itinerary

13 days in South Holland Province Itinerary

Created using Inspirock South Holland Province Trip Planner

Make it your trip
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The Hague
— 2 nights
Drive
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Katwijk
— 3 nights
Drive
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Rotterdam
— 3 nights
Drive
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Dordrecht
— 3 nights
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The Hague

— 2 nights

Judicial Capital of the World

Known as the "judicial capital of the world," The Hague is the center for everything official in the Netherlands: the home of the Dutch government and parliament, the workplace of the King and Queen, and the base of many international affairs such as the International Court of Justice and the International Criminal Court.
The Hague is known for museums, theme parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: find something for the whole family at Madurodam, take an in-depth tour of Panorama Mesdag, admire the masterpieces at Escher in Het Paleis (Escher in the Palace), and get a sense of history and politics at Vredespaleis.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read The Hague trip website.

London, UK to The Hague is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to The Hague. In July, daily temperatures in The Hague can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Katwijk.

Things to do in The Hague

Museums · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Side Trip

Katwijk

— 3 nights
Katwijk is known for nightlife, beaches, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a splash at Duinrell Amusement Park, admire the natural beauty at Hortus botanicus Leiden, see the interesting displays at Museum Volkenkunde, and get curious at CORPUS 'journey through the human body'.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Katwijk trip maker site.

Katwijk is very close to The Hague. In July, daily temperatures in Katwijk can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Rotterdam.

Things to do in Katwijk

Museums · Theme Parks · Childrens Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Rotterdam

— 3 nights

Manhattan on the Maas

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.
Rotterdam is known for shopping, museums, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Rotterdam Zoo, take in the views from Erasmus Bridge, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grote of Sint-Laurenskerk.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Rotterdam road trip planning tool.

Drive from Katwijk to Rotterdam in an hour. In July in Rotterdam, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Dordrecht.

Things to do in Rotterdam

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Spas

Side Trip

Dordrecht

— 3 nights
Dordrecht, colloquially Dordt, historically in English named Dort, is a city and municipality in the western Netherlands, located in the province of South Holland. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Dordrecht: Biesbosch Museum (in National Park De Biesbosch) and Schoonhoven (Zilvermuseum & De Watertoren). Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of World Heritage Kinderdijk, experience the excitement of Huis Van Gijn, explore the world behind art at Dordrechts Museum, and step aboard Stichting Ark van Noach.

For maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Dordrecht road trip site.

Dordrecht is just a short distance from Rotterdam. In July, daytime highs in Dordrecht are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dordrecht

Museums · Fun & Games · Historic Sites · Spas

Side Trips

South Holland Province travel guide

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Parks · Specialty Museums · Landmarks