20 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

20 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Atlanta
Fly:  11 h
1
Amsterdam
— 13 nights
Drive:  30 min
2
Haarlem
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Kaatsheuvel
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  12 h 30 min
End: Atlanta

13
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, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, get to know the resident critters at ARTIS, sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience, and stroll around Vondelpark.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Amsterdam vacation planner.

Atlanta, USA to Amsterdam is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Atlanta to Amsterdam. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Atlanta in May; daily highs in Amsterdam reach 63°F and lows reach 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can go by car to Haarlem.

Things to do in Amsterdam

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

2
nights
Haarlem

Haarlem ©
Often referred to as "Mini Amsterdam," Haarlem provides all the classical charm of Amsterdam, but on a smaller scale.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sint-Bavokerk (Church of St. Bavo), admire the landmark architecture of Molen De Adriaan Museum, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Keukenhof, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Saint Bavo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Vleeshal, get to know the fascinating history of Grote Markt, examine the collection at Teylers Museum, thenadmire the masterpieces at Frans Hals Museum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Groenmarktkerk of Antonius van Paduakerk.

To see traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Haarlem online attractions planner.

Haarlem is very close to Amsterdam. May in Haarlem sees daily highs of 63°F and lows of 48°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can drive to Kaatsheuvel.

Things to do in Haarlem

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Keukenhof
Highlights from your plan
Grote Markt ©
Grote Markt
Keukenhof ©
Keukenhof
Frans Hals Museum ©
Frans Hals Museum

3
nights
Kaatsheuvel

Kaatsheuvel ©
Kaatsheuvel is a village in the Dutch province of North Brabant, situated along highways N261 and N628. Venture out of the city with trips to Arnhem (Nederlands Openluchtmuseum & Burgers' Zoo and Safaripark), De Kerkhovense Molen (in Oisterwijk) and Park Merwestein (in Dordrecht). There's much more to do: get in on the family fun at Efteling, take an in-depth tour of World Heritage Kinderdijk, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Safaripark Beekse Bergen, and admire the striking features of St. John's Cathedral.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Kaatsheuvel road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Haarlem to Kaatsheuvel takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Kaatsheuvel can reach 65°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kaatsheuvel

Museums Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Arnhem, St. John's Cathedral, Safaripark Beekse Bergen, De Kerkhovense Molen, Park Merwestein
Highlights from your plan
World Heritage Kinderdijk ©
World Heritage Kinderdijk
Efteling
Efteling
Park Merwestein ©
Park Merwestein

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