13 days in The Netherlands & Antwerp Itinerary

13 days in The Netherlands & Antwerp Itinerary

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13 days in The Netherlands & Antwerp Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
Train:  30 min
2
Utrecht, The Netherlands
— 1 night
Train:  45 min
3
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Bus:  30 min
4
The Hague, The Netherlands
— 1 night
Train:  15 min
5
Delft, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Antwerp, Belgium
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
7
Eindhoven, The Netherlands
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 30 min
End: Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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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.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, get your game on at Museumphoto, stop by The Jordaan, and explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Amsterdam vacation builder app .

If you are flying in from Netherlands, the closest major aiports are Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Eindhoven Airport and Eelde Airport. In January, daytime highs in Amsterdam are 7°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can catch the train to Utrecht.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

1
night
Utrecht, The Netherlands

Utrecht ©
As one of the Netherland's largest university towns, Utrecht is bursting with young energy.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Martin's Cathedral Domkerk, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dom Tower, appreciate the extensive heritage of Canals area, then admire the striking features of Stadhuis Utrecht, then see the interesting displays at Railway Museum (Het Spoorwegmuseum), and finally make a trip to Weerdsluis.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, and other tourist information, read Utrecht vacation builder tool .

Utrecht is very close to Amsterdam. In January in Utrecht, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can catch the train to Rotterdam.

Things to do in Utrecht

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Dom Tower ©
Dom Tower
Canals area ©
Canals area
Railway Museum (Het Spoorwegmuseum) ©

2
nights
Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Rotterdam ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): take in the views from Erasmus Bridge, enjoy breathtaking views from Euromast, then examine the collection at Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, and finally don't miss a visit to Witte de Withstraat.

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You can take a train from Utrecht to Rotterdam in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In January, plan for daily highs up to 7°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to catch the bus to The Hague.

Things to do in Rotterdam

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen ©
Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen
Euromast ©
Euromast
Erasmus Bridge ©
Erasmus Bridge

1
night
The Hague, The Netherlands

The Hague ©
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.
On the 24th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Madurodam, then ponder the world of politics at Binnenhof & Ridderzaal (Inner Court & Hall of the Knights), and then pause for some photo ops at Monument Willem Drees. On the 25th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the exciting artwork at The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, then explore the world behind art at Escher in Het Paleis (Escher in the Palace), then examine the collection at Louwman Museum The Hague, and finally take a leisurely stroll along De Pier Scheveningen.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the The Hague tour itinerary planner.

The Hague is just a stone's throw from Rotterdam. January in The Hague sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can take a train to Delft.

Things to do in The Hague

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery ©
Madurodam ©
Madurodam

2
nights
Delft, The Netherlands

Delft ©
Delft is a town rich in tradition and provides a lovely alternative to the bustling more popular cities.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Vermeer Centrum Delft, get your game on at Urban Axe Throwing, then examine the collection at Royal Delft - Koninklijke Porceleyne Fles, then make a trip to Beestenmarkt, and finally look for gifts at Cheese and More Delft. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Hot Spot Doelenplein Delft, take in the spiritual surroundings of Old Church, see the interesting displays at Museum Prinsenhof Delft, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nieuwe Kerk, then make a trip to De Candelaer, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Maria van Jessekerk.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Delft route planner.

Delft is just a short distance from The Hague. In January, plan for daily highs up to 7°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can drive to Antwerp.

Things to do in Delft

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Urban Axe Throwing ©
Urban Axe Throwing
Maria van Jessekerk ©
Maria van Jessekerk

2
nights
Antwerp, Belgium

Antwerp ©
Its reputation as a business-centric city distracts many visitors from the real draws of Antwerp: its historical sites, architectural beauty, and lively culture.
On the 28th (Tue), look for gifts at Pierre Marcolini, admire the landmark architecture of Antwerpen-Centraal, then examine the collection at Rubens House (Rubenshuis), then appreciate the history behind Brabo, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Grote Markt. On the 29th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Bavo's Cathedral, indulge your taste buds at BE O Markt, then explore the historical opulence of Gravensteen, and finally make a trip to Ghent City Center.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Antwerp road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Delft to Antwerp takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 7°C in January, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to drive to Eindhoven.

Things to do in Antwerp

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Ghent
Highlights from your plan
Gravensteen ©
Gravensteen
Pierre Marcolini ©
Pierre Marcolini
Saint Bavo's Cathedral ©
Saint Bavo's Cathedral

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night
Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Eindhoven ©
The capital of Dutch industrial design, Eindhoven is known as the "City of Light." This is thanks to the technology company, Phillips, which has its base here and hosts many light projects in buildings around the city.
On the 30th (Thu), see the interesting displays at DAF Museum, then don't miss a visit to Silly Walks Tunnel, then examine the collection at Philips Museum, and finally get in on the family fun at Speelpark de Splinter.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Eindhoven road trip planning website .

Drive from Antwerp to Eindhoven in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. January in Eindhoven sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of 0°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to catch the train back home.

Things to do in Eindhoven

Museums Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Philips Museum ©
Philips Museum
Speelpark de Splinter ©
Speelpark de Splinter
DAF Museum ©
DAF Museum

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