60 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

60 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Barcelona
Fly:  5 h
1
Amsterdam
— 14 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Veere
— 8 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Eindhoven
— 10 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Kerkrade
— 8 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
5
Leeuwarden
— 9 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
6
De Cocksdorp, Texel
— 9 nights
Drive + Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Zurich

14
nights
Amsterdam

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Explore Amsterdam's surroundings by going to Euromast (in Rotterdam), The Hague (Panorama Mesdag, Escher in Het Paleis (Escher in the Palace), &more) and Haarlem (Grote Markt, Sint-Bavokerk (Church of St. Bavo), &more). The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, engage your brain at NEMO Science Museum, admire the masterpieces at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), and walk around Vondelpark.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Amsterdam trip itinerary tool.

Barcelona, Spain to Amsterdam is an approximately 5.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in October, things will get slightly colder in Amsterdam: highs are around 59°F and lows about 47°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can travel to Veere.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Shopping Parks

Side Trips

The Hague, Haarlem, Euromast, Nieuwe Kerk
Highlights from your plan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

8
nights
Veere

Veere ©
Veere is a municipality with a population of 22,000 and a city with a population of 1,500 in the southwestern Netherlands, on Walcheren island in the province of Zeeland.HistoryThe name Veere means "ferry": Wolfert Van Borsselen established a ferry and ferry house there in 1281.This ferry he called the "camper-veer" or "Ferry of Campu" and it soon became known as "de Veer". Venture out of the city with trips to Plompetoren (in Burgh-Haamstede), Familieparadijs Eede (in Eede) and Westkapelle (Lighthouse Westkapelle (high) & Landingsmonument). Spend the 15th (Fri) exploring nature at Nationaal Park Oosterschelde. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Vrouwenpolder Beach, see the interesting displays at Watersnoodmuseum, don't miss a visit to Historische Scheepswerf Arnemuiden, and take an in-depth tour of Museum Het Belfort.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Veere online tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Amsterdam to Veere in 2.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Amsterdam in November since evenings lows in Veere dip to 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to travel to Eindhoven.

Things to do in Veere

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Goes, Burgh-Haamstede, Westkapelle, Roosendaal, Zierikzee
Highlights from your plan
Oostkapelle Beach ©
Oostkapelle Beach
Vrouwenpolder Beach ©
Vrouwenpolder Beach
Watersnoodmuseum ©
Watersnoodmuseum

10
nights
Eindhoven

Eindhoven ©
The capital of Dutch industrial design, Eindhoven is known as the "City of Light." This is thanks to the technology company, Phillips, which has its base here and hosts many light projects in buildings around the city.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Eindhoven: Stadium De Koel (in Venlo), Designer Outlet Roermond (in Roermond) and Efteling (in Kaatsheuvel). There's still lots to do: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Bottle Distillery, stroll the grounds of Airborne Cemetery, examine the collection at DAF Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. John's Cathedral.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Eindhoven vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Veere to Eindhoven in 2 hours. Traveling from Veere in November, plan for a bit cooler nights in Eindhoven, with lows around 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Kerkrade.

Things to do in Eindhoven

Theme Parks Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Arnhem, Den Bosch, Tilburg, Stadium De Koel, Designer Outlet Roermond
Highlights from your plan
Bottle Distillery ©
Bottle Distillery
Efteling
Efteling
Airborne Cemetery ©
Airborne Cemetery

8
nights
Kerkrade

Kerkrade ©
Kerkrade is a town and a municipality in the southeast of Limburg, the southernmost province of the Netherlands.Kerkrade is the western half of a divided city; it was part of the German town of Herzogenrath until the Congress of Vienna in 1815 drew the current Dutch-German border and separated the towns.The two towns, including outlying suburban settlements, have a population approaching 100,000, of which nearly 47,000 in Kerkrade.HistoryThe history of Kerkrade is closely linked with that of the adjacent town of Herzogenrath, just across the German border. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kerkrade: Netherlands American Cemetery (in Margraten), Roermond (Munsterkerk, Nationaal Indie-monument, &more) and Alfa Bier (in Schinnen). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at Snow World Landgraaf. There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Michaelskerk (Abbey Church), make a trip to Schunck, get curious at Continium discovery center, and look for all kinds of wild species at Brunssummerheide.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Kerkrade tour itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Eindhoven to Kerkrade by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In November in Kerkrade, expect temperatures between 50°F during the day and 41°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Leeuwarden.

Things to do in Kerkrade

Parks Fun & Games Outdoors

Side Trips

Roermond, Heerlen, Landgraaf, Brunssum, Drielandenpunt
Highlights from your plan
GaiaZOO ©
GaiaZOO
Netherlands American Cemetery ©
Netherlands American Cemetery
St Michaelskerk (Abbey Church)
St Michaelskerk (Abbey Church)

9
nights
Leeuwarden

Leeuwarden ©
Leeuwarden, Stadsfries: Liwwadden) is a city and municipality with a population of 108,249 in Friesland in the Netherlands. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Leeuwarden: Groningen (Synagogue Groningen, Groninger Museum, &more), Wildlands Adventure Zoo Emmen (in Emmen) and Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden (in Sint Jansklooster). Spend the 15th (Sun) exploring nature at National Park Drentsche Aa. There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at The Wadden Sea, take a peaceful walk through Het Reestdal, wander the streets of Historische binnenstad Leeuwarden, and get engrossed in the history at Frisian Resistance Museum.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Leeuwarden vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Kerkrade to Leeuwarden takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 46°F in December, and nighttime lows around 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to drive to De Cocksdorp.

Things to do in Leeuwarden

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Groningen, Noordwolde, Molen de Weert, Tt Circuit Assen, National Park Drentsche Aa
Highlights from your plan
The Wadden Sea ©
The Wadden Sea
Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden ©
Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden
Het Reestdal ©
Het Reestdal

9
nights
De Cocksdorp, Texel

De Cocksdorp ©
De Cocksdorp is a town in the Dutch province of North Holland. Explore De Cocksdorp's surroundings by going to Den Helder (Marinemuseum, Windkracht 13, &more). The adventure continues: cast your line with a fishing tour, stop by VogelInformatiecentrum Texel, appreciate the history behind War Cemetery Den Burg, and see the interesting displays at Kaap Skil, Museum van Jutters & Zeelui.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our De Cocksdorp journey planner.

Traveling by car from Leeuwarden to De Cocksdorp takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 47°F in December, and nighttime lows around 40°F. On the 26th (Thu), you're off to home.

Things to do in De Cocksdorp

Outdoors Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Den Helder, Texel, Oudeschild
Highlights from your plan
De Klimvallei B.V. ©
De Klimvallei B.V.
Nationaal Reddingmuseum Dorus Rijkers ©
Nationaal Reddingmuseum Dorus Rijkers
Marinemuseum ©
Marinemuseum

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