16 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

16 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

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16 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

Start: Dhaka City
Fly:  14​h 15​min
1
Amsterdam
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Leeuwarden
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Middelburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Eindhoven
— 4 nights
Train + Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: Dhaka City

6
nights
Amsterdam

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: take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, admire the masterpieces at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), engage your brain at NEMO Science Museum, and sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience.

To see maps and tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam trip planner .

Dhaka City, Bangladesh to Amsterdam is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Time (CET) is minus 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in December, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Leeuwarden.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Neighborhoods Parks
Highlights from your plan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

3
nights
Leeuwarden

Leeuwarden ©
Leeuwarden, Stadsfries: Liwwadden) is a city and municipality with a population of 108,249 in Friesland in the Netherlands. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Leeuwarden: De Eenhoorn Kampen (in Kampen), Basiliek van de Heilige Kruisverheffing (in Raalte) and Zwolle (VR Experience Zwolle & Room Escape Games). There's much more to do: get curious at Eise Eisinga Planetarium, explore the activities along IJsselmeer (Lake IJssel), see the interesting displays at De Wachter, and make a trip to Jacobuskerk.

To find out how to plan a trip to Leeuwarden, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Amsterdam to Leeuwarden takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In December in Leeuwarden, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Middelburg.

Things to do in Leeuwarden

Museums Fun & Games Historic Sites

Side Trips

Zwolle, Klooster-wandeling Aduard, Rijksmonument Stadhuis Sneek uit 1550-1605, Poptaslot/Heringastate, De Wachter
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Eise Eisinga Planetarium ©
Eise Eisinga Planetarium
Room Escape Games
IJsselmeer (Lake IJssel) ©
IJsselmeer (Lake IJssel)

2
nights
Middelburg

Middelburg ©
Middelburg is a municipality and a city in the south-western Netherlands and the capital of the province of Zeeland. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): appreciate the history behind Guy Gibson Memorial, see the interesting displays at Brusea, contemplate the long history of Rijksmonument Noordhavenpoort, then contemplate the long history of Zuidhavenpoort Zierikzee, then don't miss a visit to De Onderneming, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at de Oostkerk van Middelburg uit 1667. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Vrouwenpolder Beach, pause for some photo ops at De Koe, then examine the collection at Bizarium, and finally admire the natural beauty at Theetuin De Mol.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Middelburg trip maker tool .

Drive from Leeuwarden to Middelburg in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Leeuwarden in January, Middelburg is a bit warmer at night with lows of 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Eindhoven.

Things to do in Middelburg

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Veere, Zierikzee, Brusea, Bizarium, Guy Gibson Memorial
Highlights from your plan
Bizarium ©
Bizarium
Vrouwenpolder Beach ©
Vrouwenpolder Beach
Theetuin De Mol ©
Theetuin De Mol

4
nights
Eindhoven

Eindhoven ©
The capital of Dutch industrial design, Eindhoven is known as the "City of Light." This is thanks to the technology company, Phillips, which has its base here and hosts many light projects in buildings around the city.
Change things up with these side-trips from Eindhoven: St. Martinuskerk (in Venlo), Efteling (in Kaatsheuvel) and Boekhandel Dominicanen (in Maastricht). There's still lots to do: sample the fine beverages at Bottle Distillery, explore the different monuments and memorials at Netherlands American Cemetery, pause for some serene contemplation at St Michaelskerk (Abbey Church), and see the interesting displays at Miniaturenmuseum Breda.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Eindhoven trip planner .

Drive from Middelburg to Eindhoven in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Middelburg in January since evenings lows in Eindhoven dip to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Eindhoven

Theme Parks Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trips

Breda, Airborne Cemetery, Efteling, St. Martinuskerk, Netherlands American Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Bottle Distillery ©
Bottle Distillery
Efteling ©
Efteling
Netherlands American Cemetery ©
Netherlands American Cemetery

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