60 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

60 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

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Leeuwarden
— 7 nights
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Eindhoven
— 7 nights
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Valkenburg
— 7 nights
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Middelburg
— 8 nights
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Amsterdam
— 30 nights

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Leeuwarden

Leeuwarden ©
Leeuwarden, Stadsfries: Liwwadden) is a city and municipality with a population of 108,249 in Friesland in the Netherlands. Venture out of the city with trips to Menkemaborg (in Uithuizen), Nicolaikerk Appingedam (in Appingedam) and IJsselmeer (Lake IJssel) (in Makkum). Spend the 3rd (Thu) exploring nature at Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden. There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at The Wadden Sea, examine the collection at Redding museum, Den Helder, get a new perspective on things with De Zeehond - Seal Boat Tour, and engage your brain at Eise Eisinga Planetarium.

For maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Leeuwarden driving holiday planner.

Amsterdam to Leeuwarden is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train. In September, daytime highs in Leeuwarden are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can drive to Eindhoven.

Things to do in Leeuwarden

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

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The Wadden Sea ©
The Wadden Sea
IJsselmeer (Lake IJssel) ©
IJsselmeer (Lake IJssel)
Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden ©
Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden

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Eindhoven

Eindhoven ©

City of Lights

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Eindhoven side-trips: Efteling (in Kaatsheuvel), Kroller-Muller Museum (in Otterlo) and Toy Gallery (in Brummen). And it doesn't end there: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Bottle Distillery, find something for the whole family at Alpaca farm River Forelands, let little ones run wild at Speeltuin Mart Roeffen, and relax in the rural setting at Alpacafarm Vorstenbosch.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Eindhoven trip planning website.

Drive from Leeuwarden to Eindhoven in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. September in Eindhoven sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can drive to Valkenburg.

Things to do in Eindhoven

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Tours

Side Trips

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Bottle Distillery ©
Bottle Distillery
Efteling
Efteling
Speelpark de Splinter ©
Speelpark de Splinter

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Valkenburg

Valkenburg ©
Characterized by the ruins of a castle in the middle of the city, Valkenburg has an old-world charm.
Explore Valkenburg's surroundings by going to Brunssum (Park Het Plateau & Barefoot Park Brunssum), National Park de Meinweg (in Herkenbosch) and Thorn (St Michaelskerk (Abbey Church) & Loretokapel). There's still lots to do: stroll the grounds of Netherlands American Cemetery, identify plant and animal life at Brunssummerheide, Head underground at Maastricht Underground, and take in nature's colorful creations at Kasteeltuin Oud-Valkenburg.

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Drive from Eindhoven to Valkenburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September in Valkenburg, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Middelburg.

Things to do in Valkenburg

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trips

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Mystery House ©
Mystery House
Netherlands American Cemetery ©
Netherlands American Cemetery
Beeldentuin Maastricht ©
Beeldentuin Maastricht

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Middelburg

Middelburg ©
Middelburg is a municipality and a city in the south-western Netherlands and the capital of the province of Zeeland. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Middelburg: Strand Sint-Annaland (in Sint Annaland), Grote Markt (in Bergen op Zoom) and Juust Wa'k Wou (in Schoondijke). And it doesn't end there: get the lay of the land with Middelburgse Stegentochten, admire the striking features of Rijksmonument Kuiperspoort Middelburg, examine the collection at Stoomtrein Goes-Borsele, and pause for some serene contemplation at de Oostkerk van Middelburg uit 1667.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Middelburg tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Valkenburg to Middelburg in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Valkenburg in September, plan for a bit warmer nights in Middelburg, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Middelburg

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Beaches

Side Trips

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Bizarium ©
Bizarium
Middelburgse Stegentochten ©
Middelburgse Stegentochten
Strand Sint-Annaland ©
Strand Sint-Annaland

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Amsterdam

Amsterdam ©

Venice of the North

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 Haarlem (Hofjeswandeling in Haarlem, Stadhuis Haarlem, &more), Scheveningen (museum Beelden aan Zee, De Pier Scheveningen, &more) and The Hague (Escher in Het Paleis (Escher in the Palace), Vredespaleis, &more). There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, stroll around Vondelpark, and make a trip to Royal Palace Amsterdam.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Amsterdam trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Middelburg to Amsterdam in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. Traveling from Middelburg in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Amsterdam, with lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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