15 days in Amsterdam & Rotterdam Itinerary

15 days in Amsterdam & Rotterdam Itinerary

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15 days in Amsterdam & Rotterdam Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  10​h 15​min
1
Amsterdam
— 7 nights
train:  1​h
2
Rotterdam
— 7 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: Dubai

7
nights
Amsterdam

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Go for a jaunt from Amsterdam to Haarlem to see Grote Markt about 40 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of Van Gogh Museum, explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), wander the streets of The Jordaan, and get to know the resident critters at ARTIS.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Amsterdam is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Dubai to Amsterdam due to the time zone difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Dubai in September; daily highs in Amsterdam reach 22°C and lows reach 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Rotterdam.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Grote Markt
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Vondelpark ©
Vondelpark

7
nights
Rotterdam

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Rotterdam: The Hague (Madurodam & Vredespaleis) and Efteling (in Kaatsheuvel). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, see the interesting displays at Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, tour the pleasant surroundings at Agnetapark, and admire the natural beauty at Trompenburg Gardens & Arboretum.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Rotterdam online journey maker .

Traveling by train from Amsterdam to Rotterdam takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In October, daily temperatures in Rotterdam can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. You'll set off for home on the 8th (Tue).

Things to do in Rotterdam

Museums Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

The Hague, Delft, Efteling
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