14 days in The Netherlands & Belgium Itinerary

14 days in The Netherlands & Belgium Itinerary

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1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
2
Bergen op Zoom, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
3
Ghent, Belgium
— 3 nights
4
Ieper (Ypres), Belgium
— 2 nights

4
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.
Popular historic sites such as Anne Frank House and Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House) are in your itinerary. Van Gogh Museum and Zaanse Schans will appeal to museum buffs. Explore Amsterdam's surroundings by going to Canals area (in Utrecht), The Hague (Panorama Mesdag, Louwman Museum The Hague, &more) and Kooijman Souvenirs & Clogs Wooden Shoe Workshop (in Zaandam). The adventure continues: take a stroll through The Jordaan, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Rotterdam Zoo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Portuguese Synagogue, and explore the activities along Herengracht.

To see more things to do and more tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam online route planner.

Vancouver, Canada to Amsterdam is an approximately 13-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Vancouver to Amsterdam. In October, daytime highs in Amsterdam are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can drive to Bergen op Zoom.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

The Hague, Zaandam, Rotterdam Zoo, Canals area
Highlights from your plan
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

3
nights
Bergen op Zoom, The Netherlands

Bergen op Zoom ©
Bergen op Zoom is a municipality and a city located in the south of the Netherlands.EtymologyThe city was built on a place where two types of soil meet: sandy soil and marine clay. Explore hidden gems such as World Heritage Kinderdijk and National Park De Biesbosch. Escape the urban bustle at Landgoed Huis ter Heide and Nationaal Park Oosterschelde.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Bergen op Zoom trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Amsterdam to Bergen op Zoom takes 2 hours. In October in Bergen op Zoom, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Ghent.

Things to do in Bergen op Zoom

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

World Heritage Kinderdijk, National Park De Biesbosch, Landgoed Huis ter Heide, Nationaal Park Oosterschelde
Highlights from your plan
Nationaal Park Oosterschelde ©
Nationaal Park Oosterschelde
World Heritage Kinderdijk ©
World Heritage Kinderdijk
Landgoed Huis ter Heide ©
Landgoed Huis ter Heide

3
nights
Ghent, Belgium

Ghent
Ghent melds the fairy tale-like beauty of Bruges with its stunning Flemish architecture, while at the same time supporting a vibrant cafe and bar scene.
You'll explore and learn at Gravensteen and Torture Museum Oude Steen. Popular historic sites such as Ghent City Center and Graslei and Korenlei are in your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Ghent side-trips: Bruges (The Princely Beguinage Ten Wijngaarde, Minnewater Lake, &more). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Saint Bavo's Cathedral, snap pictures at St Michael's Bridge, and enjoy breathtaking views from Belfry and Cloth Hall (Belfort en Lakenhalle).

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Ghent trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bergen op Zoom to Ghent takes 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Ghent are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Ieper (Ypres).

Things to do in Ghent

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Bruges
Highlights from your plan
Ghent City Center
Ghent City Center
Gravensteen ©
Gravensteen
Saint Bavo's Cathedral ©
Saint Bavo's Cathedral

2
nights
Ieper (Ypres), Belgium

Ieper (Ypres) ©
Boasting remnants from the Middle Ages, the ancient city of Ieper in West Flanders offers attractions that are as historically significant as Ghent and Bruges, but with fewer crowds.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): learn about all things military at In Flanders Fields Museum, thenwitness the site of a historic battle at Dodengang (Trench of Death), thenbrush up on your military savvy at Atlantikwall Raversyde, and finally make a trip to Tyne Cot Cemetery. On your second day here, tee off at Ypres Open Golf and then make a trip to Menin Gate Memorial.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Ieper (Ypres) trip planner.

You can drive from Ghent to Ieper (Ypres) in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ieper (Ypres)

Museums Golf Outdoors

Side Trips

Tyne Cot Cemetery, Atlantikwall Raversyde, Dodengang (Trench of Death)
Highlights from your plan
In Flanders Fields Museum ©
In Flanders Fields Museum
Tyne Cot Cemetery ©
Tyne Cot Cemetery
Atlantikwall Raversyde ©
Atlantikwall Raversyde

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