15 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

15 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Maastricht
— 3 nights
2
Breda
— 3 nights
3
Leeuwarden
— 2 nights
4
Amsterdam
— 6 nights

3
nights
Maastricht

Maastricht ©
With 1,677 national heritage sites, Maastricht is a town rich in history.
Get out of town with these interesting Maastricht side-trips: Meanderende Swalm in het Groenewoud (in Swalmen), St. Benedictusberg Abbey (in Lemiers) and Bottle Distillery (in Eindhoven). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Cesart, take in nature's colorful creations at Beeldentuin Maastricht, take in the pleasant sights at Boekhandel Dominicanen, and stroll the grounds of Netherlands American Cemetery.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Maastricht trip itinerary builder.

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Maastricht is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and train. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Ljubljana in July, expect nights in Maastricht to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are slightly colder, around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Breda.

Things to do in Maastricht

Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Parks

Side Trips

Meanderende Swalm in het Groenewoud, Beeldentuin Maastricht, St. Martinuskerk, Netherlands American Cemetery, Bottle Distillery
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Bottle Distillery ©
Bottle Distillery
Cesart ©
Cesart
Netherlands American Cemetery ©
Netherlands American Cemetery

3
nights
Breda

Breda
Breda is a municipality and a city in the southern part of the Netherlands. Explore Breda's surroundings by going to Stellingmolen De Nijverheid (in Ravenstein), National Park De Biesbosch (in Drimmelen) and Alpaca farm River Forelands (in Wamel). Pack the 1st (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Efteling. And it doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at Juust Wa'k Wou, walk around Nollebos, and enjoy the sand and surf at Oostkapelle Beach.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Breda sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Maastricht to Breda in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In July in Breda, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can drive to Leeuwarden.

Things to do in Breda

Theme Parks · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Stellingmolen De Nijverheid, Juust Wa'k Wou, Efteling, Oostkapelle Beach, Nollebos
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Efteling
Efteling
National Park De Biesbosch ©
National Park De Biesbosch
Alpaca farm River Forelands ©
Alpaca farm River Forelands

2
nights
Leeuwarden

Leeuwarden ©
Leeuwarden, Stadsfries: Liwwadden) is a city and municipality with a population of 108,249 in Friesland in the Netherlands. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): get a sense of history and politics at Rijksmonument Stadhuis Sneek uit 1550-1605, contemplate the waterfront views at The Wadden Sea, and then explore the striking landscape of National Park De Alde Faenen. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Natuurgebied Holtingerveld, then contemplate the waterfront views at IJsselmeer (Lake IJssel), and then engage your brain at Eise Eisinga Planetarium.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Leeuwarden journey planner.

Getting from Breda to Leeuwarden by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daily temperatures in Leeuwarden can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Leeuwarden

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Rijksmonument Stadhuis Sneek uit 1550-1605, The Wadden Sea, Natuurgebied Holtingerveld, IJsselmeer (Lake IJssel), Eise Eisinga Planetarium
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The Wadden Sea ©
The Wadden Sea
Eise Eisinga Planetarium ©
Eise Eisinga Planetarium
IJsselmeer (Lake IJssel) ©
IJsselmeer (Lake IJssel)

6
nights
Amsterdam

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Get out of town with these interesting Amsterdam side-trips: The Hague (The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, Binnenhof & Ridderzaal (Inner Court & Hall of the Knights), &more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, explore the engaging exhibits at NEMO Science Museum, contemplate the long history of Anne Frank House, and take a stroll through Leidseplein.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Leeuwarden to Amsterdam in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

The Hague
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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