34 days in Holland & London Itinerary

34 days in Holland & London Itinerary

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34 days in Holland & London Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam, Holland
train:  30​min
1
Utrecht, Holland
— 4 nights
train:  30​min
2
Amsterdam, Holland
— 3 nights
bus:  15​min
3
Haarlem, Holland
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h
4
Naarden, Holland
— Few hours
Drive:  45​min
5
Amsterdam, Holland
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Giethoorn, Holland
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h
7
Groningen, Holland
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
8
Harlingen, Holland
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h
9
Appingedam, Holland
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h
10
Doesburg, Holland
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
11
Oudewater, Holland
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
12
Gouda, Holland
— 3 nights
Drive:  30​min
13
Leiden, Holland
— 1 night
train:  15​min
14
The Hague, Holland
— 1 night
train:  15​min
15
Delft, Holland
— 2 nights
train:  15​min
16
Rotterdam, Holland
— Few hours
bus:  30​min
17
Kinderdijk, Holland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
18
Thorn, Holland
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
19
Maastricht, Holland
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
20
Domburg, Holland
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
21
Zierikzee, Holland
— Few hours
Drive:  7​h
22
London, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Amsterdam, Holland

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Utrecht, Holland

Utrecht ©
As one of the Netherland's largest university towns, Utrecht is bursting with young energy.
Dom Tower and Castle Cannenburch will appeal to history buffs. Discover out-of-the-way places like Canals area and Amerongen Castle. Venture out of the city with trips to Den Bosch (De Wonderlijke Klim & St. John's Cathedral), Huis Doorn (in Doorn) and Nationaal Monument Kamp Vught (in Vught). There's much more to do: examine the collection at Railway Museum (Het Spoorwegmuseum), contemplate the long history of Muurhuizen, admire the striking features of Rietveld Schroder House, and pause for some photo ops at Het Verscholen Dorp.

For reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Utrecht road trip planning website .

Amsterdam to Utrecht is an approximately half hour train ride. You can also drive. In July, daytime highs in Utrecht are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Utrecht

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Amersfoort, Den Bosch, Amerongen Castle, Huis Doorn, Nationaal Monument Kamp Vught
Highlights from your plan
Canals area ©
Canals area
St. John's Cathedral ©
St. John's Cathedral
Dom Tower ©
Dom Tower

3
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
On the 9th (Mon), take a stroll through The Jordaan. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum and then hike along Strand Camperduin.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Amsterdam fast, fun, and easy.

Amsterdam is very close to Utrecht. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to catcht the bus to Haarlem.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums

Side Trip

Strand Camperduin
Highlights from your plan
The Jordaan ©
The Jordaan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

1
day
Haarlem, Holland

Haarlem ©
Often referred to as "Mini Amsterdam," Haarlem provides all the classical charm of Amsterdam, but on a smaller scale.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sint-Bavokerk (Church of St. Bavo), appreciate the extensive heritage of Grote Markt, then explore the world behind art at Frans Hals Museum, and finally take in panoramic vistas at The Panorama Terrace.

To find ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Haarlem online tour planner .

Haarlem is very close to Amsterdam. In July, daily temperatures in Haarlem can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Naarden.

Things to do in Haarlem

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

The Panorama Terrace
Highlights from your plan
Frans Hals Museum ©
Frans Hals Museum
Grote Markt ©
Grote Markt
Sint-Bavokerk (Church of St. Bavo) ©
Sint-Bavokerk (Church of St. Bavo)

few
hours
Naarden, Holland

Naarden
Naarden is a city and former municipality in the Gooi region in the province of North Holland in the Netherlands. For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Naarden trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Haarlem to Naarden takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in July, and nighttime lows around 16°C. You'll set off for Amsterdam on the 12th (Thu).

Things to do in Naarden

Outdoors Parks Tours

1
night
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam
To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam journey builder site .

Amsterdam is just a stone's throw from Naarden. You'll set off for Giethoorn on the 13th (Fri).

Things to do in Amsterdam

Outdoors Tours Nightlife

1
day
Giethoorn, Holland

Giethoorn ©
Giethoorn is a village in the Dutch province of Overijssel. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of Rijksmonument Waterpoort Sneek uit 1613 and then examine the collection at Fries Scheepvaart Museum.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Giethoorn trip builder tool .

You can drive from Amsterdam to Giethoorn in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Giethoorn can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Groningen.

Things to do in Giethoorn

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Sneek
Highlights from your plan
Fries Scheepvaart Museum ©
Fries Scheepvaart Museum

3
nights
Groningen, Holland

Groningen ©
Groningen is the main municipality as well as the capital city of the eponymous province in the Netherlands. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): examine the collection at Noordelijk Scheepvaartmuseum, then contemplate the long history of D27, then take an in-depth tour of Veenkoloniaal Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Universiteitsmuseum Groningen. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Sun): admire the natural beauty at Hortus Botanicus Haren, then admire the masterpieces at Groninger Museum, then wander the streets of Vismarkt, and finally admire the striking features of Hoofdstation Groningen.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Groningen route builder app .

You can drive from Giethoorn to Groningen in an hour. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to drive to Harlingen.

Things to do in Groningen

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Zeehondencentrum Pieterburen, D27, Menkemaborg, Hortus Botanicus Haren, Veenkoloniaal Museum
Highlights from your plan
Veenkoloniaal Museum ©
Veenkoloniaal Museum
Groninger Museum ©
Groninger Museum
D27 ©
D27

few
hours
Harlingen, Holland

Harlingen ©
Harlingen is a municipality and a city in the northern Netherlands, in the province of Friesland at the Wadden Sea. On the 16th (Mon), see the interesting displays at Kazemattenmuseum.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Harlingen road trip planning website .

You can drive from Groningen to Harlingen in 1.5 hours. In July in Harlingen, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel to Appingedam.

Things to do in Harlingen

Museums

Side Trip

Kazemattenmuseum
Highlights from your plan
Kazemattenmuseum ©
Kazemattenmuseum

1
day
Appingedam, Holland

Appingedam ©
Appingedam is a municipality and a city in the northeastern Netherlands. On the 17th (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Gereformeerde kerk and then admire the masterpieces at Museum Stad Appingedam.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Appingedam road trip planning website .

You can drive from Harlingen to Appingedam in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Doesburg.

Things to do in Appingedam

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Museum Stad Appingedam ©
Museum Stad Appingedam
Gereformeerde kerk ©
Gereformeerde kerk

2
nights
Doesburg, Holland

Doesburg
Doesburg is a municipality and a city in the eastern Netherlands in the province of Gelderland. To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Doesburg trip planner .

You can drive from Appingedam to Doesburg in 2.5 hours. July in Doesburg sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Oudewater.

Things to do in Doesburg

Outdoors Beaches Nature

Side Trips

Deventer, Bussloo, Kasteel Warmelo, Holten Canadian War Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Bussloo
Bussloo
Kasteel Warmelo ©
Kasteel Warmelo
Bergkerk ©
Bergkerk

few
hours
Oudewater, Holland

Oudewater ©
Oudewater is a municipality and a town in the Netherlands.HistoryThe origin of the town of Oudewater is obscure and no information has been found concerning the first settlement of citizens. Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Museum de Heksenwaag and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grote- of St.-Michaelskerk Oudewater.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Oudewater trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Doesburg to Oudewater in 1.5 hours. In July in Oudewater, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Gouda.

Things to do in Oudewater

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Grote- of St.-Michaelskerk Oudewater ©

3
nights
Gouda, Holland

Gouda ©
Gouda is a municipality and city in the province of South Holland, the Netherlands. On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sint Janskerk, don't miss a visit to Waag (Weighing House), then take an in-depth tour of Museum Paulina Bisdom van Vliet, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Goudse Hout.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Gouda journey planner.

Gouda is very close to Oudewater. In July, daily temperatures in Gouda can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Leiden.

Things to do in Gouda

Wildlife Nature Parks

Side Trips

Natuurmonumenten Nieuwkoopse Plassen, Brouwerij de Molen, Museum Paulina Bisdom van Vliet
Highlights from your plan
Goudse Hout ©
Goudse Hout
Sint Janskerk ©
Sint Janskerk

1
night
Leiden, Holland

Leiden ©
Located in the flower-growing district, Leiden has been called the most beautiful city in the Netherlands.
On the 22nd (Sun), kick back and relax at Beach Wassenaarseslag, step into the grandiose world of Kasteel Duivenvoorde, and then examine the collection at Molenmuseum de Valk.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Leiden day trip tool .

Getting from Gouda to Leiden by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In July in Leiden, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can catch the train to The Hague.

Things to do in Leiden

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Beach Wassenaarseslag, Kasteel Duivenvoorde
Highlights from your plan
Kasteel Duivenvoorde ©
Kasteel Duivenvoorde
Molenmuseum de Valk ©
Molenmuseum de Valk

1
night
The Hague, Holland

The Hague ©
Known as the "judicial capital of the world," The Hague is the center for everything official in the Netherlands: the home of the Dutch government and parliament, the workplace of the King and Queen, and the base of many international affairs such as the International Court of Justice and the International Criminal Court.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Scheveningen Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Hoek van Holland beach.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our The Hague travel planner.

The Hague is just a short distance from Leiden. In July in The Hague, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can take a train to Delft.

Things to do in The Hague

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Hoek van Holland beach
Highlights from your plan
Hoek van Holland beach ©
Hoek van Holland beach
Panorama Mesdag ©
Panorama Mesdag
Scheveningen Beach ©
Scheveningen Beach

2
nights
Delft, Holland

Delft ©
Delft is a town rich in tradition and provides a lovely alternative to the bustling more popular cities.
On the 24th (Tue), make a trip to Markt and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at A Seal Zeehondenopvang en Expo Stellendam.

Plan my trip to Delft with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Delft is very close to The Hague. In July, daily temperatures in Delft can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Rotterdam.

Things to do in Delft

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Strand Rockanje, A Seal Zeehondenopvang en Expo Stellendam
Highlights from your plan
Strand Rockanje ©
Strand Rockanje
Nieuwe Kerk ©
Nieuwe Kerk
Old Church ©
Old Church

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Rotterdam, Holland

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 26th (Thu), make a trip to Delfshaven and then take a stroll through Kop van Zuid.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Rotterdam road trip site .

Rotterdam is very close to Delft. In July in Rotterdam, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a bus to Kinderdijk.

Things to do in Rotterdam

Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Kop van Zuid ©
Kop van Zuid
Delfshaven ©
Delfshaven

2
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Kinderdijk, Holland

Kinderdijk ©
Kinderdijk is a village in the Netherlands, belonging to the municipality of Molenwaard, in the province South Holland, about 15km east of Rotterdam. Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at World Heritage Kinderdijk and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Trinitatiskapel.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Kinderdijk trip builder site .

Kinderdijk is very close to Rotterdam. In July, daytime highs in Kinderdijk are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Thorn.

Things to do in Kinderdijk

Outdoors Historic Sites Transportation

Side Trips

Dordrecht, Diepstraten Botenverhuur, Kinderdijk
Highlights from your plan
World Heritage Kinderdijk ©
World Heritage Kinderdijk
Kinderdijk ©
Kinderdijk
Trinitatiskapel ©
Trinitatiskapel

1
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Thorn, Holland

Thorn ©
Thorn is a town in the municipality of Maasgouw, in the Dutch province of Limburg. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Maasplassen, Roermond and then play a few rounds at Golfbaan Het Woold.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Thorn vacation planner .

Getting from Kinderdijk to Thorn by car takes about 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Maastricht.

Things to do in Thorn

Outdoors Golf Nature

Side Trips

Roermond, Castle Helmond, Golfbaan Het Woold
Highlights from your plan
Maasplassen, Roermond ©
Maasplassen, Roermond
Castle Helmond ©
Castle Helmond

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Maastricht, Holland

Maastricht ©
With 1,677 national heritage sites, Maastricht is a town rich in history.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): try your luck at Holland Casino Valkenburg.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Maastricht road trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Thorn to Maastricht takes an hour. In July, daily temperatures in Maastricht can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Domburg.

Things to do in Maastricht

Casinos Fun & Games Historic Sites

Side Trips

Valkenburg, Alfa Bier, Netherlands American Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Holland Casino Valkenburg ©
Holland Casino Valkenburg
Netherlands American Cemetery ©
Netherlands American Cemetery
Fort Sint Pieter ©
Fort Sint Pieter

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Domburg, Holland

Domburg ©
Domburg is a seaside resort on the North Sea, on the northwest coast of Walcheren in the Dutch province of Zeeland. On the 31st (Tue), tour the pleasant surroundings at Boulevard van Vlissingen, then explore the historical opulence of Westhove Castle, then kick back and relax at Strand Domburg, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Voormalig Stadhuis van Domburg uit 1667.

For maps and more tourist information, read Domburg route planner .

You can drive from Maastricht to Domburg in 2.5 hours. When traveling from Maastricht in July, plan for slightly colder days in Domburg, with highs around 22°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Zierikzee.

Things to do in Domburg

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Westhove Castle, Boulevard van Vlissingen
Highlights from your plan
Boulevard van Vlissingen ©
Boulevard van Vlissingen
Strand Domburg ©
Strand Domburg
Westhove Castle ©
Westhove Castle

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hours
Zierikzee, Holland

Zierikzee ©
Zierikzee is a small city, located on the former island of Schouwen in the Dutch province of Zeeland. Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): contemplate the long history of Gasthuis, then see the interesting displays at Stadhuismuseum Zierikzee, and then admire the landmark architecture of Zuidhavenpoort Zierikzee.

Find out how to plan Zierikzee trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Domburg to Zierikzee takes an hour. While traveling from Domburg, expect a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in Zierikzee, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to travel to London.

Things to do in Zierikzee

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Stadhuismuseum Zierikzee ©
Stadhuismuseum Zierikzee
Gasthuis ©
Gasthuis

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London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Get a sense of the local culture at Tower of London and St. Paul's Cathedral. Step off the beaten path and head to IWM Duxford and Battle Abbey and Battlefield. You'll find plenty of places to visit near London: Winchester Cathedral (in Winchester), Highclere Castle (in Newbury) and Bombay Sapphire Distillery (in Whitchurch). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Camber Sands, admire the landmark architecture of Westminster Abbey, deepen your understanding at King's College Chapel, and take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the London trip planner.

Traveling by car from Zierikzee to London takes 5.5 hours. Traveling from Zierikzee to London, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. August in London sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Cambridge, Winchester Cathedral, Ely Cathedral, Highclere Castle, Bombay Sapphire Distillery
Highlights from your plan
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Camber Sands ©
Camber Sands
Ely Cathedral ©
Ely Cathedral

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