15 days in Holland, Belgium & Koblenz Itinerary

15 days in Holland, Belgium & Koblenz Itinerary

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15 days in Holland, Belgium & Koblenz Itinerary

Start: Belfast, United Kingdom
Fly + Drive:  5​h 30​min
1
Bloemendaal, Holland
— Few hours
Drive:  45​min
2
Amsterdam, Holland
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Koblenz, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Brussels, Belgium
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
5
Bruges, Belgium
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
6
Antwerp, Belgium
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
7
Maastricht, Holland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
8
Utrecht, Holland
— 1 night
train + Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Belfast, United Kingdom


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Bloemendaal, Holland

Bloemendaal
Bloemendaal is a municipality and a town in the Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Bloemendaal journey planner.

Belfast, UK to Bloemendaal is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Belfast to Bloemendaal. While traveling from Belfast, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Bloemendaal, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Bloemendaal

Parks

Side Trip

Velserbeek

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nights
Amsterdam, Holland

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, parks, breweries & distilleries, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, browse the exhibits of Anne Frank House, steep yourself in history at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), and have fun and explore at NEMO Science Museum.

For reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam road trip site .

Drive from Bloemendaal to Amsterdam in an hour. In August, daytime highs in Amsterdam are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to drive to Koblenz.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

1
night
Koblenz, Germany

Koblenz ©
Calling itself "Germany's most beautiful corner," Koblenz is tucked in the picturesque valley formed by the Rhine and Moselle rivers and is one of the most popular spots on tourist itineraries.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): examine the collection at Wehrtechnische Studiensammlung, don't miss a visit to Deutsches Eck (German Corner), then appreciate the history behind Historiensaule, and finally explore the landscape on two wheels at Mosel Radweg.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Koblenz itinerary planning website .

You can drive from Amsterdam to Koblenz in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or take a train. August in Koblenz sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can go by car to Brussels.

Things to do in Koblenz

Outdoors Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Deutsches Eck (German Corner) ©
Deutsches Eck (German Corner)

3
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.
Brussels is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, shopping, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Grand Place, admire the striking features of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), explore the galleries of Atomium, and see the interesting displays at Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Brussels trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by car from Koblenz to Brussels takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Koblenz in August, expect nights in Brussels to be about the same, around 14°C, while days are little chillier, around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to drive to Bruges.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Atomium ©
Atomium
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Mini-Europe ©
Mini-Europe

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Minnewater Lake, enjoy breathtaking views from Belfry of Bruges, then contemplate the long history of Historic Centre of Brugge, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at De Halve Maan Brewery. On the 14th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Juliette's Artisanale Koekenbakkerij, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of the Holy Blood, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Our Lady Bruges, then get engrossed in the history at Groeningemuseum, and finally make a trip to The Markt.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Bruges vacation builder website .

Traveling by car from Brussels to Bruges takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. August in Bruges sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Antwerp.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
The Markt ©
The Markt
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan ©
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): wander the streets of Zurenborg, stop by Pierre Marcolini, examine the collection at MAS - Museum aan de Stroom, then pause for some photo ops at Pieter Appelmans Monument, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Our Lady, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Grote Markt van Antwerpen. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Rubens House (Rubenshuis), appreciate the history behind Hendrik Conscience Statue, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Nachtegalen Park, and finally savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Antwerp tour itinerary maker site .

Traveling by car from Bruges to Antwerp takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in Antwerp, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 14°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Maastricht.

Things to do in Antwerp

Museums Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
MAS - Museum aan de Stroom ©
MAS - Museum aan de Stroom
Pierre Marcolini ©
Pierre Marcolini
Cathedral of Our Lady ©
Cathedral of Our Lady

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nights
Maastricht, Holland

Maastricht ©
With 1,677 national heritage sites, Maastricht is a town rich in history.
On the 17th (Sat), look for gifts at de VerwonderinG, then get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then Head underground at Maastricht Underground, and finally steep yourself in history at Fort Sint Pieter. On the 18th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Stadspark, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of Our Lady, contemplate the long history of Helpoort, stroll the grounds of Netherlands American Cemetery, then don't miss a visit to Vrijthof, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Boekhandel Dominicanen.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Maastricht itinerary maker site .

You can drive from Antwerp to Maastricht in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. August in Maastricht sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to drive to Utrecht.

Things to do in Maastricht

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Netherlands American Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Netherlands American Cemetery ©
Netherlands American Cemetery
Fort Sint Pieter ©
Fort Sint Pieter
Boekhandel Dominicanen ©
Boekhandel Dominicanen

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night
Utrecht, Holland

Utrecht ©
As one of the Netherland's largest university towns, Utrecht is bursting with young energy.
On the 19th (Mon), admire the natural beauty at Botanic Gardens, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, then contemplate the long history of Dom Tower, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Canals area.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Utrecht route planning site .

You can drive from Maastricht to Utrecht in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August in Utrecht, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Utrecht

Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Canals area ©
Canals area
Dom Tower ©
Dom Tower
Botanic Gardens ©
Botanic Gardens

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