16 days in The Netherlands, Belgium & Luxembourg City Itinerary

16 days in The Netherlands, Belgium & Luxembourg City Itinerary

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1
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
— 1 night
2
Eindhoven, The Netherlands
— 1 night
3
Brussels, Belgium
— 3 nights
4
Bruges, Belgium
— 2 nights
5
Antwerp, Belgium
— 2 nights
6
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
— 1 night
7
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 5 nights

1
night
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

Luxembourg City ©
While Luxembourg City boasts the shiny headquarters of several European institutions and EU offices, it is also home to a beautiful old town that's designated as a World Heritage Site.
On the 16th (Sat), see the interesting displays at National Museum of Art and History (Musee National d'Histoire et d'Art), step into the grandiose world of Palace of the Grand Dukes (Palais Grand-Ducal), admire the landmark architecture of Notre Dame Cathedral (Cathedrale Notre Dame), then get to know the fascinating history of Le Chemin de la Corniche, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Casemates du Bock.

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Chennai, India to Luxembourg City is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Chennai to Luxembourg City due to the time zone difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Chennai in May; daily highs in Luxembourg City reach 20°C and lows reach 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Eindhoven.

Things to do in Luxembourg City

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Le Chemin de la Corniche ©
Le Chemin de la Corniche
Notre Dame Cathedral (Cathedrale Notre Dame) ©
Palace of the Grand Dukes (Palais Grand-Ducal) ©

1
night
Eindhoven, The Netherlands

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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Sint-Catharinakerk, then don't miss a visit to Silly Walks Tunnel, then stroll around Genneper Parken, and finally putt your heart out at Op Noord, actief ontmoeten.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Eindhoven travel website.

Getting from Luxembourg City to Eindhoven by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. May in Eindhoven sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Brussels.

Things to do in Eindhoven

Fun & Games · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Op Noord, actief ontmoeten ©
Op Noord, actief ontmoeten
Down Town Gourmet Market ©
Down Town Gourmet Market
Sint-Catharinakerk
Sint-Catharinakerk

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, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Grand Place, see the interesting displays at Horta Museum (Musee Horta), get in on the family fun at Mini-Europe, and explore the galleries of Belgian Comic Strip Center.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Brussels trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Eindhoven to Brussels by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In May in Brussels, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Bruges.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums · Theme Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Atomium ©
Atomium
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) ©
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM)

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 21st (Thu): contemplate the long history of Historic Centre of Brugge, appreciate the history behind Oude Griffie, take an in-depth tour of Groeningemuseum, then make a trip to The Markt, and finally appreciate the history behind Jan Breydel and Pieter de Coninck Monument. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, contemplate the long history of Brugse Vrije, admire the landmark architecture of Stadhuis, stop by Carpentier-Goegebeuer, then take in panoramic vistas at Belfry of Bruges, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Holy Blood.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Bruges trip website.

Drive from Brussels to Bruges in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can go by car to Antwerp.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your plan
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum
The Markt ©
The Markt

2
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 23rd (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Cogels Osylei, admire the landmark architecture of Antwerpen-Centraal, then see the interesting displays at Paleis op de Meir, then examine the collection at Rubens House (Rubenshuis), and finally stop by Pierre Marcolini. Here are some ideas for day two: take a leisurely stroll along Graslei and Korenlei, then step into the grandiose world of Gravensteen, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Ghent City Center, and finally snap pictures at St Michael's Bridge.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Antwerp road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Bruges to Antwerp takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Rotterdam.

Things to do in Antwerp

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Ghent
Highlights from your plan
Gravensteen ©
Gravensteen
Graslei and Korenlei ©
Graslei and Korenlei
Ghent City Center
Ghent City Center

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night
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.
On the 25th (Mon), take in panoramic vistas at Euromast, take in the spiritual surroundings of Old Church, then view the masterpieces at The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Binnenhof & Ridderzaal (Inner Court & Hall of the Knights).

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Rotterdam attractions app.

You can drive from Antwerp to Rotterdam in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May in Rotterdam, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Rotterdam

Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Hague, Old Church
Highlights from your plan
Euromast ©
Euromast
The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery ©
The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery

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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.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, get to know the resident critters at ARTIS, steep yourself in history at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), and sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Amsterdam online attractions planner.

You can drive from Rotterdam to Amsterdam in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. May in Amsterdam sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House

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