13 days in Germany, The Netherlands & Belgium Itinerary

13 days in Germany, The Netherlands & Belgium Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Berlin, Germany
— 1 night
2
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
3
Bruges, Belgium
— 3 nights
4
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
5
Rothenburg, Germany
— 1 day
6
Munich, Germany
— 3 nights

1
night
Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): observe the fascinating underwater world at AquaDom & SEA LIFE Berlin.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Berlin trip planner.

Manama, Bahrain to Berlin is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Zoos & Aquariums Parks
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Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, take a stroll through The Jordaan, and then examine the collection at Anne Frank House. On the 30th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the extensive heritage of Begijnhof, thenwalk around Vondelpark, thenindulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience, and finally explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam road trip planning site.

Fly from Berlin to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bruges.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
The Jordaan ©
The Jordaan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House

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.
Bruges is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to The Markt, examine the collection at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, explore the activities along Minnewater Lake, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Our Lady Bruges.

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Getting from Amsterdam to Bruges by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Bruges are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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The Markt ©
The Markt
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan ©
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge

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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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): examine the collection at Atomium, find something for the whole family at Mini-Europe, and then contemplate the long history of Grand Place. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), examine the collection at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, and then admire the landmark architecture of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule).

For photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Brussels online vacation planner.

You can drive from Bruges to Brussels in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Brussels are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Rothenburg.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Theme Parks Historic Sites
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Atomium ©
Atomium
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique ©

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day
Rothenburg, Germany

Rothenburg ©
An old imperial city, Rothenburg is the main tourist stop on the scenic Romantic Road of Bavaria.
On the 5th (Mon), get a sense of history and politics at Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber, take in nature's colorful creations at Burggarten, get engrossed in the history at Reichsstadtmuseum, steep yourself in history at Gerlachschmiede, thensteep yourself in history at Town Walls, and finally wander the streets of Altstadt.

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Drive from Brussels to Rothenburg in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Munich.

Things to do in Rothenburg

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Altstadt ©
Altstadt
Reichsstadtmuseum ©
Reichsstadtmuseum
Town Walls ©
Town Walls

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nights
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
On the 6th (Tue), admire the masterpieces at Alte Pinakothek, contemplate the long history of Nymphenburg Palace, and then make a trip to Marienplatz. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at English Garden, enjoy breathtaking views from Frauenkirche, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael's Church, and finally examine the collection at Munich Residenz.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Munich trip planner.

Drive from Rothenburg to Munich in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in Munich are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum
English Garden ©
English Garden
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace

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