14 days in The Netherlands & Brussels Itinerary

14 days in The Netherlands & Brussels Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Fly:  9 h 45 min
1
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Arnhem, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
Drive:  45 min
5
The Hague, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
Fly:  10 h 15 min
End: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

2
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.
On the 1st (Sat), take in the exciting artwork at Thema Art Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), contemplate the long history of Grand Place, thenexamine the collection at Horta Museum (Musee Horta), and finally examine the collection at Atomium.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Brussels holiday planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Brussels is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Dubai to Brussels due to the time zone difference. In June, Brussels is colder than Dubai - with highs of 23°C and lows of 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can go by car to Rotterdam.

Things to do in Brussels

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

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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): kick back and relax at Strand Rockanje, explore the galleries of World Heritage Kinderdijk, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Kaapse Brouwers. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Royal Delft - Koninklijke Porceleyne Fles, thenidentify plant and animal life at Natuur en Recreatiegebied Broekpolder, and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Rotterdam Zoo.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Rotterdam journey maker app.

Drive from Brussels to Rotterdam in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Arnhem.

Things to do in Rotterdam

Parks Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Royal Delft - Koninklijke Porceleyne Fles, Natuur en Recreatiegebied Broekpolder, World Heritage Kinderdijk, Strand Rockanje
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World Heritage Kinderdijk ©
World Heritage Kinderdijk
Strand Rockanje ©
Strand Rockanje
Royal Delft - Koninklijke Porceleyne Fles ©

2
nights
Arnhem, The Netherlands

Arnhem ©
Arnhem is known mostly for its John Frost Bridge, which the British tried to secure during World War II.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): stop by Museumwinkel Het Snoepje, thenexplore the activities along Bussloo, and then play a few rounds at Pitch&Putt Golf Bussloo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: play a few rounds at Golf & Businessclub de Scherpenbergh and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Burgers' Zoo and Safaripark.

To find maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Arnhem day trip website.

Traveling by car from Rotterdam to Arnhem takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Arnhem are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Arnhem

Outdoors Golf Parks

Side Trips

Wilp, Golf & Businessclub de Scherpenbergh, Museumwinkel Het Snoepje
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Burgers' Zoo and Safaripark ©
Burgers' Zoo and Safaripark
Bussloo ©
Bussloo
Pitch&Putt Golf Bussloo ©
Pitch&Putt Golf Bussloo

3
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 discover tucked-away gems like Zaanse Schans and Begijnhof. Appreciate the collections at Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum. Go for a jaunt from Amsterdam to Egmond aan Zee to see Strand Egmond aan Zee about 54 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: visit The Jordaan, take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at ARTIS.

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Drive from Arnhem to Amsterdam in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. June in Amsterdam sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can drive to The Hague.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Zaanse Schans, Strand Egmond aan Zee
Highlights from your plan
Zaanse Schans ©
Zaanse Schans
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

4
nights
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.
The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery and Widerstandsnest 67 HL, Stichting Atlantikwall Musuem Scheveningen will appeal to museum buffs. Discover out-of-the-way places like Boulevard van Vlissingen and Reptile House De Aarde Breda. Change things up with a short trip to Oostkapelle Beach in Oostkapelle (about 1h 35 min away). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Beach Wassenaarseslag and take in the exciting artwork at Galerie Pulchri.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the The Hague trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Amsterdam to The Hague takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in The Hague can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. You'll have a few hours on the 14th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in The Hague

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Boulevard van Vlissingen, Oostkapelle Beach, Beach Wassenaarseslag, Reptile House De Aarde Breda
Highlights from your plan
The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery ©
The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery
Oostkapelle Beach ©
Oostkapelle Beach
Boulevard van Vlissingen ©
Boulevard van Vlissingen