12 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

12 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Zwolle
— 2 nights
2
Groningen
— 2 nights
3
Amsterdam
— 7 nights

2
nights
Zwolle

Zwolle ©
Zwolle is the capital city and municipality of the province of Overijssel, Netherlands. On the 29th (Sat), take a peaceful walk through Het Reestdal and then explore the striking landscape of Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden. On the next day, stroll the grounds of Airborne Cemetery and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Hoge Veluwe National Park.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Zwolle online journey planner.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Zwolle is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 3 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Abu Dhabi in February: high temperatures in Zwolle hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Groningen.

Things to do in Zwolle

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Het Reestdal, Airborne Cemetery, Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden, Hoge Veluwe National Park
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Hoge Veluwe National Park ©
Hoge Veluwe National Park
Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden ©
Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden
Airborne Cemetery ©
Airborne Cemetery

2
nights
Groningen

Groningen ©
On the 2nd (Mon), steep yourself in history at Kamp Westerbork and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at National park Dwingelderveld. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at National Park Drentsche Aa and then head outdoors with Pieterpad.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Groningen online itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Zwolle to Groningen takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Groningen

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Pieterpad, Kamp Westerbork, National Park Drentsche Aa, National park Dwingelderveld
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National park Dwingelderveld ©
National park Dwingelderveld
Kamp Westerbork ©
Kamp Westerbork

7
nights
Amsterdam

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Escape the urban bustle at Hotel Scooters and Bike Is Ready. Bring the kids along to Van Gogh Museum and Anne Frank House. Change things up with these side-trips from Amsterdam: The Hague (Panorama Mesdag, Museon, &more) and Hofje van Noblet (in Haarlem). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of The Jordaan, meet the residents at ARTIS, get a taste of the local shopping with Leidseplein, and browse the exhibits of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

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Traveling by car from Groningen to Amsterdam takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Hague, Hofje van Noblet
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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