14 days in Amsterdam, Belgium & Paris Itinerary

14 days in Amsterdam, Belgium & Paris Itinerary

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
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Bruges, Belgium
— 3 nights
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Brussels, Belgium
— 3 nights
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Paris, France
— 4 nights

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Get some historical perspective at Anne Frank House and Begijnhof. Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: shop like a local with Leidseplein, browse the exhibits of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), browse the fresh offerings at Nieuwmarkt, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Albert Cuyp Market.

To see maps and tourist information, use the Amsterdam trip planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Eindhoven Airport and Eelde Airport. In July, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach 73°F, while at night they dip to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Bruges.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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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.
For shopping fun, head to Carpentier-Goegebeuer or Art Gallery Koetshuis. Do some cultural sightseeing at Gravensteen and Basilica of the Holy Blood. Step out of Bruges with an excursion to Saint Bavo's Cathedral in Ghent--about 46 minutes away. There's still lots to do: make a trip to The Markt, contemplate the long history of The Princely Beguinage Ten Wijngaarde, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Our Lady Bruges, and admire the masterpieces at Groeningemuseum.

To see more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Bruges trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Amsterdam to Bruges takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July, daily temperatures in Bruges can reach 71°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Ghent
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Basilica of the Holy Blood ©
Basilica of the Holy Blood
Gravensteen ©
Gravensteen
Saint Bavo's Cathedral ©
Saint Bavo's Cathedral

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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.
Get some historical perspective at Grand Place and Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon. Get some cultural insight at Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert and Atomium. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), find something for the whole family at Mini-Europe, see the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), and appreciate the history behind Manneken Pis.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Brussels route planning website.

Traveling by car from Bruges to Brussels takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August in Brussels, expect temperatures between 71°F during the day and 54°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums · Historic Sites · Theme Parks
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium

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Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Eiffel Tower and Champs-Elysees will appeal to history buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Louvre Museum and Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris. Step out of Paris with an excursion to Palace of Versailles in Versailles--about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, contemplate the long history of Sainte-Chapelle, and make a trip to Hotel de Ville.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Paris day trip planning tool.

Getting from Brussels to Paris by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. Traveling from Brussels in August, you will find days in Paris are somewhat warmer (77°F), and nights are about the same (57°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

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