21 days in The Netherlands, Toronto & Brussels Itinerary

21 days in The Netherlands, Toronto & Brussels Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Toronto, Canada
— 8 nights
2
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
3
Utrecht, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
4
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
5
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights

8
nights
Toronto, Canada

Toronto
Possibly the world's most diverse city, Toronto houses over 80 ethnic communities speaking nearly 150 different languages or dialects.
To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Toronto trip itinerary planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Toronto is an approximately 16-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Dubai to Toronto. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Dubai in November; daily highs in Toronto reach 9°C and lows reach 1°C. On the 23rd (Sat), you're off to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Toronto

Outdoors · Parks · Nightlife

3
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes The Jordaan. The adventure continues: make a trip to Anne Frank House, stroll around Vondelpark, get your game on at Museumphoto, and sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam day trip tool.

Getting from Toronto to Amsterdam by flight takes about 11.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Amsterdam is 6 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach 12°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. You'll have a few hours on the 27th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Utrecht.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Vondelpark ©
Vondelpark

2
nights
Utrecht, The Netherlands

Utrecht ©
As one of the Netherland's largest university towns, Utrecht is bursting with young energy.
Venture out of the city with trips to Kroller-Muller Museum (in Otterlo), Arnhem (Burgers' Zoo and Safaripark & Nederlands Openluchtmuseum) and St. John's Cathedral (in Den Bosch). There's much more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Canals area, admire the landmark architecture of Stadhuis Utrecht, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Martin's Cathedral Domkerk, and see the interesting displays at Railway Museum (Het Spoorwegmuseum).

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Utrecht journey planner.

You can drive from Amsterdam to Utrecht in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in November, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Utrecht

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Arnhem, Kroller-Muller Museum, St. John's Cathedral
Highlights from your plan
Railway Museum (Het Spoorwegmuseum) ©
Railway Museum (Het Spoorwegmuseum)
Canals area ©
Canals area
Kroller-Muller Museum ©
Kroller-Muller Museum

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), see the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), then pause for some photo ops at Manneken Pis, then steep yourself in history at Grand Place, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Hôtel de Ville de Bruxelles. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Brussels trip itinerary site.

Getting from Utrecht to Brussels by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In November in Brussels, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 3°C at night. On the 1st (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Rotterdam.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) ©
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM)
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique ©

3
nights
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.
Step out of Rotterdam with an excursion to Efteling in Kaatsheuvel--about 50 minutes away. There's still lots to do: enjoy breathtaking views from Euromast, look for gifts at Monsieur Saucisson, take in the views from Erasmus Bridge, and make a trip to Rotterdam Centraal Station.

To see reviews and tourist information, read our Rotterdam trip planner.

You can drive from Brussels to Rotterdam in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in December, and nighttime lows around 3°C. On the 4th (Wed), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Rotterdam

Theme Parks · Shopping · Museums

Side Trip

Efteling
Highlights from your plan
Efteling
Efteling
Euromast ©
Euromast
Erasmus Bridge ©
Erasmus Bridge

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