9 days in France, Belgium & Holland Itinerary

9 days in France, Belgium & Holland Itinerary

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9 days in France, Belgium & Holland Itinerary

Start: New Delhi, India
Fly:  8​h 30​min
1
Paris, France
— 1 night
train:  1​h 30​min
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
3
Bruges, Belgium
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Amsterdam, Holland
— 2 nights
Fly:  12​h
End: New Delhi, India

1
night
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): head off the coast to Île de la Cité, admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, then explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, and finally stop by Edwart Chocolatier Marais. On your second day here, stop by Pari Roller, wander the streets of Le Marais, then stop by Les Expressives, and finally wander the streets of Montmartre.

For where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Paris trip itinerary app .

New Delhi, India to Paris is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Traveling from New Delhi to Paris, you'll gain 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Delhi in August, expect nights in Paris to be colder, around 57°F, while days are slightly colder, around 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

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Île de la Cité ©
Île de la Cité
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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.
On the 25th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Place St. Gery, then explore the galleries of Atomium, then delve into the lush surroundings at Sonian Forest, and finally steep yourself in history at Grand Place. On the 26th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at MIM - Musical Instruments Museum, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Cantillon Brewery, then stop by Elisabeth, and finally stop by De Biertempel.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Brussels trip planner.

Traveling by train from Paris to Brussels takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. While traveling from Paris, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Brussels, ranging from highs of 71°F to lows of 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bruges.

Things to do in Brussels

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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) ©
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM)

2
nights
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.
On the 27th (Tue), indulge your thirst for a good beer at De Halve Maan Brewery, contemplate the long history of Historic Centre of Brugge, look for gifts at The Bottle Shop, then take in panoramic vistas at Belfry of Bruges, then look for gifts at 2be Beer Wall, and finally look for gifts at The Chocolate Line Bruges. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at 't Apostelientje, stop by De Bierboom, then explore the world behind art at Groeningemuseum, and finally explore the activities along Minnewater Lake.

To see ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Bruges day trip planning tool .

You can drive from Brussels to Bruges in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August in Bruges, expect temperatures between 71°F during the day and 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Bruges

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Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan ©
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan

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nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): view the masterpieces at TASCHEN Store Amsterdam, then tour the pleasant surroundings at ARTIS, then get engrossed in the history at The Resistance Museum (Amsterdams Verzetsmuseum), and finally raise your glass at Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of Red Light District, view the masterpieces at Mark Raven Amsterdam Art, get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, then look for gifts at Het Oud-Hollandsch Snoepwinketje, then stop by De Kaaskamer, and finally stop by PGC Hajenius.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam trip itinerary maker site .

You can drive from Bruges to Amsterdam in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. August in Amsterdam sees daily highs of 72°F and lows of 56°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Red Light District ©
Red Light District
Verzetsmuseum Amsterdam ©
Verzetsmuseum Amsterdam

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