8 days in Amsterdam & Brussels Itinerary

8 days in Amsterdam & Brussels Itinerary

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Start: Bangkok, Thailand
Fly + Train:  16 h 30 min
1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 4 nights
Fly:  12 h 30 min
End: Bangkok, Thailand

2
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hermitage Amsterdam, Zaanse Schans, Red Light District, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, then make a trip to Anne Frank House, and then visit Red Light District. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Zaanse Schans, browse the eclectic array of goods at Albert Cuyp Market, explore the world behind art at Hermitage Amsterdam, then take a stroll through The Jordaan, and finally take a tour by water with Stromma Netherlands.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Amsterdam trip itinerary maker tool.

Bangkok, Thailand to Amsterdam is an approximately 14.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Bangkok to Amsterdam, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Bangkok in June: high temperatures in Amsterdam hover around 23°C and lows are around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Neighborhoods Tours

Side Trip

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

4
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon, St Michael's Bridge and Saint Bavo's Cathedral. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Historic Centre of Brugge and St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule). Get out of town with these interesting Brussels side-trips: Gravensteen (in Ghent) and Bruges (Belfry of Bruges, Basilica of the Holy Blood, &more). Next up on the itinerary: buy something for everyone on your list at Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert, pause for some photo ops at Manneken Pis, steep yourself in history at Grand Place, and admire the landmark architecture of Parc du Cinquantenaire.

Before you visit Brussels, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by train from Amsterdam to Brussels takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In June, daily temperatures in Brussels can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. On the 27th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Bruges, Ghent
Highlights from your plan
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Basilica of the Holy Blood ©
Basilica of the Holy Blood

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