7 days in Benelux Itinerary

7 days in Benelux Itinerary

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7 days in Benelux Itinerary

Start: Budapest, Hungary
Fly:  5​h
1
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
2
Bruges, Belgium
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Amsterdam, Holland
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: Budapest, Hungary

2
nights
Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Family-friendly places like Mini-Europe and Magritte Museum will thrill your kids. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Atomium, appreciate the history behind Manneken Pis, contemplate the long history of Grand Place, and get engrossed in the history at Museum of the City of Brussels (Musee de la Ville de Bruxelles).

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Brussels tour planner.

Budapest, Hungary to Brussels is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In October in Brussels, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can take a train to Bruges.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Theme Parks Historic Sites
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Atomium ©
Atomium
Mini-Europe ©
Mini-Europe
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) ©
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM)

1
night
Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, don't miss a visit to The Markt, then explore the activities along Minnewater Lake, then admire the striking features of Stadhuis, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Bruges trip tool .

Take a train from Brussels to Bruges in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Bruges

Parks Breweries & Distilleries Nature
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Minnewater Lake ©
Minnewater Lake
The Markt ©
The Markt
Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum ©
Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum

3
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Kids will enjoy ARTIS and NEMO Science Museum. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, hunt for treasures at Albert Cuyp Market, sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience, and steep yourself in history at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam online holiday planner .

Drive from Bruges to Amsterdam in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
ARTIS ©
ARTIS
NEMO Science Museum ©
NEMO Science Museum

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