7 days in Friesland Province Itinerary

7 days in Friesland Province Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Friesland Province tour itinerary planner

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Fly to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Drive to Franeker
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Franeker
— 2 nights
Drive
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Leeuwarden
— 1 night
Drive
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Workum
— 2 nights
Drive to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Fly to Minneapolis

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Franeker

— 2 nights
Franeker is one of the eleven historical cities of Friesland and capital of the municipality of Franekeradeel. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): admire the striking features of Franeker City Hall, get curious at Eise Eisinga Planetarium, then admire all the interesting features of Afsluitdijk, then see the interesting displays at Het Hannemahuis, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Michaelskerk. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a leisurely stroll along Port of Harlingen, then take in the exciting artwork at Galerie de Vis, then choose your vessel at Boat rental Ouweseun, and finally see the interesting displays at Fries Scheepvaart Museum.

For reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Franeker online route planner.

Minneapolis, USA to Franeker is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Minneapolis to Franeker, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. In March, Franeker is a bit warmer than Minneapolis - with highs of 48°F and lows of 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to drive to Leeuwarden.

Things to do in Franeker

Museums · Outdoors · Tours · Transportation

Side Trips

Leeuwarden

— 1 night
Leeuwarden, Stadsfries: Liwwadden) is a city and municipality with a population of 108,249 in Friesland in the Netherlands. On the 28th (Thu), examine the collection at Fries Museum, make a trip to UNESCO World Heritafe Ir. D.F. Woudagemaal, then explore the world behind art at Het Princessehof National Museum of Ceramics, and finally stop by Historische binnenstad Leeuwarden. On the 29th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to De Oldehove and then meet the residents at AquaZoo.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Leeuwarden planner.

Leeuwarden is just a stone's throw from Franeker. In March, plan for daily highs up to 48°F, and evening lows to 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Workum.

Things to do in Leeuwarden

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Workum

— 2 nights
Workum is a city in the municipality Súdwest-Fryslân in Friesland. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Grote Kerk van Hindeloopen.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Workum trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Leeuwarden to Workum takes an hour. In March, daytime highs in Workum are 48°F, while nighttime lows are 35°F. On the 31st (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Workum

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Friesland Province travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Landmarks · Art Museums