6 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

6 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

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6 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
Bus:  15 min
1
Marken
— 1 night
Bus:  30 min
2
Amsterdam
— 2 nights
Train:  30 min
3
Zaandam
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
4
Volendam
— 1 night
Bus:  30 min
End: Amsterdam

1
night
Marken

Marken ©
Marken is a village with a population of 1,810 in the municipality of Waterland in the province of North Holland in the Netherlands. On the 3rd (Thu), get into the urban bustle at Marken, contemplate the long history of Original House of Marken, enjoy the sea views from Paard van Marken, then browse the different shops at City Mall Almere, and finally explore the striking landscape of Oostvaardersplassen.

For more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Marken trip planner .

Amsterdam to Marken is an approximately half hour bus ride. You can also drive. In October, daily temperatures in Marken can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a bus to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Marken

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

Almere
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Oostvaardersplassen ©
Oostvaardersplassen
Amsterdam City Tours ©
Amsterdam City Tours
Paard van Marken ©
Paard van Marken

2
nights
Amsterdam

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Step out of Amsterdam to go to Haarlem and see Grote Markt, which is approximately 38 minutes away. There's lots more to do: make a trip to Anne Frank House, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience, wander the streets of The Jordaan, and shop like a local with Leidseplein.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam online trip itinerary maker .

Amsterdam is just a short distance from Marken. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Zaandam.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Grote Markt
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Heineken Experience ©
Heineken Experience
The Jordaan ©
The Jordaan

1
night
Zaandam

Zaandam ©
Zaandam is a city in the Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. Zaanse Schans has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Zaanse Schans, examine the collection at The Corrie ten Boom House, contemplate the long history of Kooijman Souvenirs & Clogs Wooden Shoe Workshop, then don't miss a visit to Molen De Kat, and finally take a stroll through Stadshart Zaandam.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Zaandam trip planner .

Zaandam is very close to Amsterdam. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can go by car to Volendam.

Things to do in Zaandam

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

The Corrie ten Boom House
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Zaanse Schans ©
Zaanse Schans
The Corrie ten Boom House ©
The Corrie ten Boom House
Molen De Kat ©
Molen De Kat

1
night
Volendam

Volendam ©
For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Volendam online tour itinerary planner .

Volendam is very close to Zaandam. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to take a bus back home.

Things to do in Volendam

Fun & Games Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Edam
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Fotograaf zwarthoed ©
Fotograaf zwarthoed
Kwakelbrug ©
Kwakelbrug
Scheepswerf Groot ©
Scheepswerf Groot

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