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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): wander the streets of Île de la Cité, then explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, then explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, and finally look for gifts at Edwart Chocolatier Marais. On the 25th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Pari Roller, then take a stroll through Le Marais, then stop by Les Expressives, and finally wander the streets of Montmartre.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Paris trip builder app .

New Delhi, India to Paris is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Paris is minus 4 hours. In April, Paris is cooler than New Delhi - with highs of 18°C and lows of 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Montmartre ©
Montmartre

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 26th (Fri), take a stroll through Place St. Gery, then examine the collection at Atomium, then take a peaceful walk through Sonian Forest, and finally contemplate the long history of Grand Place. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at MIM - Musical Instruments Museum, sample the tasty concoctions at Cantillon Brewery, then look for gifts at Elisabeth, and finally stop by De Biertempel.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Brussels itinerary builder site .

Take a train from Paris to Brussels in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Paris in April, you will find days in Brussels are slightly colder (15°C), and nights are about the same (4°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can take a train 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 28th (Sun), sample the tasty concoctions at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of Brugge, stop by The Bottle Shop, then enjoy breathtaking views from Belfry of Bruges, then join in the after-dark buzz at 2be Beer Wall, and finally look for gifts at The Chocolate Line Bruges. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at 't Apostelientje, stop by De Bierboom, then admire the masterpieces at Groeningemuseum, and finally explore the activities along Minnewater Lake.

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Traveling by train from Brussels to Bruges takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Bruges can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Bruges

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

2
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
On the 30th (Tue), view the masterpieces at TASCHEN Store Amsterdam, then stroll through ARTIS, then get engrossed in the history at The Resistance Museum (Amsterdams Verzetsmuseum), and finally catch a live performance at Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of Red Light District, take in the exciting artwork at Mark Raven Amsterdam Art, take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, stop by Het Oud-Hollandsch Snoepwinketje, then look for gifts at De Kaaskamer, and finally stop by PGC Hajenius.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Amsterdam trip planner .

You can drive from Bruges to Amsterdam in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Shopping Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Red Light District ©
Red Light District
Verzetsmuseum Amsterdam ©
Verzetsmuseum Amsterdam

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