58 days in The Netherlands, Antwerp Province & Lombardy Itinerary

58 days in The Netherlands, Antwerp Province & Lombardy Itinerary

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1
Texel, The Netherlands
— 1 night
2
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 25 nights
3
Domburg, The Netherlands
— 5 nights
4
Sluis, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
5
Antwerp, Belgium
— 7 nights
6
Maastricht, The Netherlands
— 5 nights
7
Milan, Italy
— 6 nights
8
Mantua, Italy
— 6 nights

1
night
Texel, The Netherlands

Texel ©
On the 1st (Tue), see what you can catch with a fishing tour, then see the interesting displays at Shipwreck and Beachcombing Museum Flora, and then identify plant and animal life at Nationaal Park Duinen van Texel. On the 2nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sea views from Lighthouse Texel, identify plant and animal life at De Hoge Berg, and then learn about all things military at Marinemuseum.

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Reims, France to Texel is an approximately 8-hour combination of car and flight. While traveling from Reims, expect little chillier days and a bit warmer nights in Texel, ranging from highs of 21°C to lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Texel

Wildlife · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Oudeschild, Marinemuseum
Highlights from your plan
Nationaal Park Duinen van Texel ©
Nationaal Park Duinen van Texel
Marinemuseum ©
Marinemuseum
Shipwreck and Beachcombing Museum Flora ©
Shipwreck and Beachcombing Museum Flora

25
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 cultural itinerary includes sights like Van Gogh Museum and The Jordaan. Museum-lovers will appreciate Rijksmuseum and Anne Frank House. Explore Amsterdam's surroundings by going to Duinreservaat Castricum (in Castricum), Haarlem (Cathedral of Saint Bavo, Teylers Museum, &more) and Fort Edam (in Edam). The adventure continues: meet the residents at ARTIS, engage your brain at NEMO Science Museum, see the interesting displays at Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, and sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Amsterdam tour planning website.

Do a combination of ferry and train from Texel to Amsterdam in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, taxi, and bus. In September, daytime highs in Amsterdam are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to Domburg.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Haarlem, Ronde Hoep Polder, Duinreservaat Castricum, Kooijman Souvenirs & Clogs Wooden Shoe Workshop, Uitkijkduin Petten
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

5
nights
Domburg, The Netherlands

Domburg ©
Domburg is a seaside resort on the North Sea, on the northwest coast of Walcheren in the Dutch province of Zeeland. You'll explore and learn at Bunkerverhalen Dishoek November '44 and Watersnoodmuseum. Do some cultural sightseeing at Liberation Museum Zeeland and Museum Scheldewerf. Change things up with these side-trips from Domburg: Fruitteeeltmuseum (in Kapelle), Goes (Stadshaven Goes & Poelbos) and Boswachterij Westerschouwen (in Westenschouwen). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Nature Reserve de Manteling, see the interesting displays at Polderhuis Westkapelle Dijk- en Oorlogsmuseum, get to know the fascinating history of Stadswallen Hulst, and steep yourself in history at Rijksmonument Kuiperspoort Middelburg.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Domburg tour site.

You can drive from Amsterdam to Domburg in 2.5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Amsterdam in September since evenings lows in Domburg dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can drive to Sluis.

Things to do in Domburg

Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Middelburg, Goes, Hulst, Dishoek, Vlissingen
Highlights from your plan
Bunkerverhalen Dishoek November '44 ©
Bunkerverhalen Dishoek November '44
Watersnoodmuseum ©
Watersnoodmuseum
Liberation Museum Zeeland ©
Liberation Museum Zeeland

2
nights
Sluis, The Netherlands

Sluis ©
Sluis is the name of both a municipality and a town located in the west of Zeelandic Flanders, in the south-western part of the Netherlands.The current incarnation of the municipality exists since on 1 January 2003. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): explore the world behind art at Museum Het Warenhuis - Museum Land van Axel, then take an in-depth tour of Museum Het Belfort, and then see the interesting displays at Bizarium. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Sun): examine the collection at Visserij Museum, then get curious at Industrieel Museum Zeeland IMZ, then get engrossed in the history at Gemeentelijk Archeologisch Museum Aardenburg, and finally look for gifts at Slijterij-Wijnhandel de Vuurtoren.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Sluis online attractions planner.

You can drive from Domburg to Sluis in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Domburg in October, Sluis is a bit cooler at night with lows of 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Antwerp.

Things to do in Sluis

Museums · Childrens Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Gemeentelijk Archeologisch Museum Aardenburg, Visserij Museum, Industrieel Museum Zeeland IMZ, Museum Het Warenhuis - Museum Land van Axel
Highlights from your plan
Bizarium ©
Bizarium
Museum Het Warenhuis - Museum Land van Axel ©
Museum Het Belfort ©
Museum Het Belfort

7
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.
You'll explore and learn at MAS - Museum aan de Stroom and Museum Plantin-Moretus. Cathedral of Our Lady and Cogels Osylei will appeal to history buffs. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Rubens House (Rubenshuis), explore the world behind art at Middelheim Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Paul's Church, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Carolus Borromeus Church.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Antwerp journey builder site.

You can drive from Sluis to Antwerp in 1.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can go by car to Maastricht.

Things to do in Antwerp

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Sint-Anna en Sint-Joachim Godshuis
Highlights from your plan
MAS - Museum aan de Stroom ©
MAS - Museum aan de Stroom
Cathedral of Our Lady ©
Cathedral of Our Lady
Rubens House (Rubenshuis) ©
Rubens House (Rubenshuis)

5
nights
Maastricht, The Netherlands

Maastricht ©
With 1,677 national heritage sites, Maastricht is a town rich in history.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Netherlands American Cemetery and German War Cemetery Ysselsteyn. Regionaal Historisch Centrum Limburg Maastricht and St Michaelskerk (Abbey Church) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Kasteel Wijlre Estate (in Wijlre), Gemeentemuseum 'Het Land Van Thorn' (in Thorn) and Nationaal Park De Maasduinen (in Well). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Op Ezel Avontuur, pause for some serene contemplation at Basiliek van het Heilig Sacrament, take in the views from Meanderende Swalm in het Groenewoud, and see the interesting displays at Eynderhoof Limburgs Openluchtmuseum.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Maastricht road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Antwerp to Maastricht takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. October in Maastricht sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Milan.

Things to do in Maastricht

Museums · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Thorn, Roermond, Kasteel Wijlre Estate, German War Cemetery Ysselsteyn, Nationaal Park De Maasduinen
Highlights from your plan
Eynderhoof Limburgs Openluchtmuseum ©
Eynderhoof Limburgs Openluchtmuseum
Netherlands American Cemetery ©
Netherlands American Cemetery
St Michaelskerk (Abbey Church)
St Michaelskerk (Abbey Church)

6
nights
Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Duomo di Milano and Forte Montecchio Nord. Appreciate the collections at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana and Civic Archaeological Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Milan: Chiesa di San Giorgio (in Varenna), Molino Maufet (in Colico) and Pian di Spagna (in Sorico). There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Castello Sforzesco, stroll the grounds of Monumental Cemetery, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Tecla, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Milan tour planning website.

Getting from Maastricht to Milan by combination of train and flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Maastricht in October; daily highs in Milan reach 21°C and lows reach 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can drive to Mantua.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Gravedona, Colico, Cadenabbia di Griante, Torre di Orezia, Chiesa di San Giorgio
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

6
nights
Mantua, Italy

Mantua ©
Often overlooked in favor of nearby Lake Garda, Mantua is one of northern Italy's Renaissance gems.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Palazzo Te and Museo Ferrari. Palazzo Ducale Mantova and Rotonda di San Lorenzo are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with these side-trips from Mantua: Riserva Naturale Paludi (in Ostiglia), Chiesa di Santa Maria Maggiore (in Gazzo Veronese) and Modena (Acetaia Giuseppe Giusti & Duomo di Modena). And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Sant'Andrea di Mantova, don't miss a visit to Skyline di Mantova, examine the collection at Il Museo Storico dei Vigili del Fuoco, and take an in-depth tour of Camera degli Sposi.

To find reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Mantua trip planner.

You can drive from Milan to Mantua in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a shuttle. October in Mantua sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. On the 28th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mantua

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Valeggio Sul Mincio, Modena, Museo Ferrari, Riserva Naturale Paludi, Chiesa di Santa Maria Maggiore
Highlights from your plan
Basilica di Sant'Andrea di Mantova ©
Basilica di Sant'Andrea di Mantova
Palazzo Ducale Mantova
Palazzo Ducale Mantova
Cattedrale di Parma ©
Cattedrale di Parma

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