60 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

60 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

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60 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

Start: Cebu City, Cebu Island
Fly:  19​h 15​min
1
Amsterdam
— 11 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Rockanje
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Veere
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Eindhoven
— 7 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
De Lutte
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
Groningen
— 7 nights
Train:  1​h 15​min
7
Zwolle
— 7 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
8
Texel
— 7 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  22​h 30​min
End: Cebu City, Cebu Island

11
nights
Amsterdam

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Get some cultural insight at Van Gogh Museum and The Jordaan. Step out of the city life by going to Zandvoort aan Zee and Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht). You'll find plenty of places to visit near Amsterdam: Westeinderplassen (in Aalsmeer), Frans Hals Museum (in Haarlem) and Strand Bloemendaal Aan Zee (in Bloemendaal). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Anne Frank House, admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience, and contemplate the waterfront views at Singel.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Amsterdam tour itinerary planner.

Cebu City, Philippines to Amsterdam is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Cebu City to Amsterdam, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Cebu City in December, things will get colder in Amsterdam: highs are around 9°C and lows about 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Rockanje.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trips

Haarlem, The Hague, Nieuwe Kerk, Callantsoog Beach, Strand Bloemendaal Aan Zee
Highlights from your plan
The Jordaan ©
The Jordaan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

6
nights
Rockanje

Rockanje ©
Rockanje is a town in the Dutch province of South Holland. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Old Church and Groote Kerk. Do some cultural sightseeing at Royal Delft - Koninklijke Porceleyne Fles and Wijnhoeve de kleine Schorre. Explore Rockanje's surroundings by going to Delft (Golfbaan Delfland, Science Centre Delft, & more), Rhoonse grienden (in Rhoon) and Board Academy (in Dordrecht). There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Natuurgebied Dintelse Gorzen, get outside with Wato Events, enjoy the sand and surf at Beware Beach, and explore the activities along De Kwade Hoek.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Rockanje trip planning site .

Getting from Amsterdam to Rockanje by car takes about 1.5 hours. In December in Rockanje, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel to Veere.

Things to do in Rockanje

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Delft, Board Academy, Natuurgebied Dintelse Gorzen, De Stenen Baak, Wijnhoeve de kleine Schorre
Highlights from your plan
Natuurgebied Dintelse Gorzen ©
Natuurgebied Dintelse Gorzen
Old Church ©
Old Church

6
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". Visit Vrouwenpolder Beach and Strand Sint-Annaland for some beach relaxation. Get outdoors at Oostkapelle Beach and Wandelroute Mier. Get out of town with these interesting Veere side-trips: Dishoek (Strandkerk Dishoek & Bunkerverhalen Dishoek November '44), Vlissingen (Badstrand & Boulevard van Vlissingen) and Maria Magdalenakerk (in Goes). There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Het Verdronken Land van Saeftinghe, see the interesting displays at Streek- en landbouwmuseum Goemanszorg, tour the pleasant surroundings at Ossendrechtse duinen, and trek along Blote Voetenpad.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Veere trip itinerary site .

Traveling by car from Rockanje to Veere takes an hour. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Veere when traveling from Rockanje in December, with lows around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Eindhoven.

Things to do in Veere

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Vlissingen, Dishoek, Domburg, Middelburg, Lighthouse Westkapelle (high)
Highlights from your plan
Bizarium ©
Bizarium
Oostkapelle Beach ©
Oostkapelle Beach
Bunkerverhalen Dishoek November '44 ©

7
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.
Get outdoors at Oisterwijkse Bossen en Vennen and Nationaal Park De Maasduinen. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Netherlands American Cemetery and Boekhandel Dominicanen. Change things up with these side-trips from Eindhoven: Nationaal Park Veluwezoom (in Rheden), Nijmegen (Rijksmonument Latijnse School Nijmegen uit 1544 & Natuur-reservaat Ooijpolder-De Vlietberg Nijmegen) and Regte Heide & Riels Laag (in Riel). There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape of National Park de Loonse en Drunense Duinen, look for all kinds of wild species at Het Bossche Broek, pause for some photo ops at Salon Nune Ville, and stop by Patisserie de rouw.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Eindhoven tour itinerary planning website .

Getting from Veere to Eindhoven by car takes about 2 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Veere in January since evenings lows in Eindhoven dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to travel to De Lutte.

Things to do in Eindhoven

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Drunen, Nijmegen, Regte Heide & Riels Laag, Beer Brewery de Koningshoeven, Nationaal Park De Maasduinen
Highlights from your plan
Bottle Distillery ©
Bottle Distillery
Netherlands American Cemetery ©
Netherlands American Cemetery
Regte Heide & Riels Laag ©
Regte Heide & Riels Laag

7
nights
De Lutte

De Lutte
Get a sense of the local culture at Hot Marks Glasblazerij & De Duizendpoot and Klompenmuseum. Your inner history buff will appreciate Castle and gardens Twickel and Oude Calixtus. Get out of town with these interesting De Lutte side-trips: Winterswijk (Museum Villa Mondriaan & Recreatiegebied 't Hilgelo), Kasteel Warmelo (in Diepenheim) and Natuurgebied Beekvliet (in Borculo).

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our De Lutte online holiday planner .

You can drive from Eindhoven to De Lutte in 2 hours. In January, daytime highs in De Lutte are 5°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Groningen.

Things to do in De Lutte

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Ootmarsum, Winterswijk, Kasteel Warmelo, Castle and gardens Twickel, Golfclub Driene
Highlights from your plan
Natuurgebied Beekvliet
Natuurgebied Beekvliet
Hot Marks Glasblazerij & De Duizendpoot ©
Veenmuseum Vriezenveenseveld ©
Veenmuseum Vriezenveenseveld

7
nights
Groningen

Groningen ©
Groningen is the main municipality as well as the capital city of the eponymous province in the Netherlands. Do some cultural sightseeing at Fraeylemaborg and Galerie Den Andel. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Hoornseplas and Groene Ster Leeuwarden. Explore Groningen's surroundings by going to The Bare Feet Trail (in Opende), National park Dwingelderveld (in Dwingeloo) and Bezoekerscentrum Dwingelderveld (in Ruinen). The adventure continues: explore the wealth of natural beauty at National Park Drentsche Aa, tee off at Golf & Countryclub Lauswolt, browse for treasures at Emmakade Antiek, and take an in-depth tour of Klooster-wandeling Aduard.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Groningen trip planner .

Drive from De Lutte to Groningen in 2 hours. In January in Groningen, expect temperatures between 5°C during the day and 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can take a train to Zwolle.

Things to do in Groningen

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Leeuwarden, Klooster-wandeling Aduard, Veenkoloniaal Museum, Golf & Countryclub Lauswolt, National Park Drentsche Aa
Highlights from your plan
National park Dwingelderveld ©
National park Dwingelderveld
National Park De Alde Faenen ©
National Park De Alde Faenen
Klooster-wandeling Aduard ©
Klooster-wandeling Aduard

7
nights
Zwolle

Zwolle ©
Zwolle is the capital city and municipality of the province of Overijssel, Netherlands. Escape the urban bustle at Hoge Veluwe National Park and IJsselmeer (Lake IJssel). Museum-lovers will appreciate Kroller-Muller Museum and Glider Collection Wolfheze. Venture out of the city with trips to Airborne Cemetery (in Oosterbeek), De Wieden (in Sint Jansklooster) and Thee Huys (in Ansen). There's much more to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden, shop like a local with Galerie Delfi Form, delve into the lush surroundings at Wezepse Heide, and look for all kinds of wild species at Kootwijkerzand.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Zwolle road trip planning website .

Getting from Groningen to Zwolle by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. January in Zwolle sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Texel.

Things to do in Zwolle

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Sint Jansklooster, Ermelo, Thee Huys, IJsselmeer (Lake IJssel), Glider Collection Wolfheze
Highlights from your plan
Hoge Veluwe National Park ©
Hoge Veluwe National Park
Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden ©
Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden
Kroller-Muller Museum ©
Kroller-Muller Museum

7
nights
Texel

Texel ©
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Redding museum, Den Helder and Kaap Skil, Museum van Jutters & Zeelui. Get in touch with nature at Nationaal Park Duinen van Texel and Natuurgebied Zwanenwater. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Texel: Kwekerij Siem Munster (Tulip Excursion) (in Slootdorp), Strand Camperduin (in Schoorl) and Den Helder (De Klimvallei B.V., Donkere Duinen, & more).

For traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Texel road trip planning website .

Getting from Zwolle to Texel by car takes about 2.5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 6°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Texel

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Den Helder, Oudeschild, Kwekerij Siem Munster (Tulip Excursion), Strand Camperduin, Natuurgebied Zwanenwater
Highlights from your plan
Nationaal Park Duinen van Texel ©
Nationaal Park Duinen van Texel
Strand Camperduin ©
Strand Camperduin
Marinemuseum ©
Marinemuseum

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