13 days in Belgium & The Netherlands Itinerary

13 days in Belgium & The Netherlands Itinerary

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

4
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.
Appreciate the collections at Atomium and Belgian Comic Strip Center. For shopping fun, head to Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert or Thema Art Gallery. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Grand Place, get in on the family fun at Mini-Europe, wander the streets of Place St. Gery, and see the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM).

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Brussels trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Singapore, Singapore to Brussels is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 7 hours. Traveling from Singapore in November, things will get colder in Brussels: highs are around 9°C and lows about 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Bruges.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums · Historic Sites · Theme Parks
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) ©
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM)

3
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.
Attractions like Historic Centre of Brugge and The Markt make great kid-friendly stops. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Basilica of the Holy Blood and Gravensteen. And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Groeningemuseum, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, appreciate the history behind Oude Griffie, and contemplate the waterfront views at Minnewater Lake.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Bruges sightseeing planner.

Getting from Brussels to Bruges by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in December, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Gravensteen
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Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum
Gravensteen ©
Gravensteen

5
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Van Gogh Museum and The Jordaan. Get a sense of the local culture at Anne Frank House and The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery. Get out of town with these interesting Amsterdam side-trips: Galerie Pulchri (in The Hague) and museum Beelden aan Zee (in Scheveningen). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience, take in the exciting artwork at Eduard Planting Gallery | Fine Art Photographs, and take an in-depth tour of Het Scheepvaartmuseum| The National Maritime Museum.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Amsterdam driving holiday app.

Traveling by car from Bruges to Amsterdam takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In December, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trip

The Hague
Highlights from your plan
The Jordaan ©
The Jordaan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

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