9 days in The Netherlands & Belgium Itinerary

9 days in The Netherlands & Belgium Itinerary

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Start: Dudelange, Luxembourg
Drive:  3 h
1
Antwerp, Belgium
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Tilburg, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
3
Kinderdijk, The Netherlands
— Few hours
drive:  30 min
4
Gouda, The Netherlands
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
5
Delft, The Netherlands
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h
6
Krimpen aan den IJssel, The Netherlands
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
7
Dordrecht, The Netherlands
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 30 min
8
Renesse, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
9
Ghent, Belgium
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
10
Houffalize, Belgium
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
End: Dudelange, Luxembourg

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Antwerp, Belgium

Antwerp ©
Its reputation as a business-centric city distracts many visitors from the real draws of Antwerp: its historical sites, architectural beauty, and lively culture.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Rubens House (Rubenshuis) as well as MAS - Museum aan de Stroom. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Rubens House (Rubenshuis) and then examine the collection at MAS - Museum aan de Stroom.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Antwerp travel planner.

Dudelange, Luxembourg to Antwerp is an approximately 3-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Tilburg.

Things to do in Antwerp

Museums
Highlights from your plan
MAS - Museum aan de Stroom ©
MAS - Museum aan de Stroom
Rubens House (Rubenshuis) ©
Rubens House (Rubenshuis)

2
nights
Tilburg, The Netherlands

Tilburg
The industrial revolution transformed the town of Tilburg from a small village to one of the largest towns in the Netherlands.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Safaripark Beekse Bergen. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get to know the resident critters at Safaripark Beekse Bergen and then get in on the family fun at Efteling.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Tilburg trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Antwerp to Tilburg in 1.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Tilburg are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Kinderdijk.

Things to do in Tilburg

Theme Parks Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Efteling
Highlights from your plan
Efteling
Efteling
Safaripark Beekse Bergen ©
Safaripark Beekse Bergen

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hours
Kinderdijk, The Netherlands

Kinderdijk ©
Kinderdijk is a village in the Netherlands, belonging to the municipality of Molenwaard, in the province South Holland, about 15km east of Rotterdam. You've now added World Heritage Kinderdijk to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at World Heritage Kinderdijk.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Kinderdijk trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Tilburg to Kinderdijk takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and tram. In September in Kinderdijk, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Gouda.

Things to do in Kinderdijk

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
World Heritage Kinderdijk ©
World Heritage Kinderdijk

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night
Gouda, The Netherlands

Gouda ©
Gouda is a municipality and city in the province of South Holland, the Netherlands. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes 't Kaaswinkeltje as well as Gouda Cheese Market. Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): indulge your taste buds at Gouda Cheese Market and then look for gifts at 't Kaaswinkeltje.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Gouda route planner.

Drive from Kinderdijk to Gouda in an hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. On the 9th (Wed), you'll travel to Delft.

Things to do in Gouda

Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Gouda Cheese Market ©
Gouda Cheese Market
't Kaaswinkeltje ©
't Kaaswinkeltje

1
day
Delft, The Netherlands

Delft ©
Delft is a town rich in tradition and provides a lovely alternative to the bustling more popular cities.
You've added The Blue Tulip, Arboretum Heempark, PAAUW the delft blue factory, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Vermeer Centrum Delft, thenlook for gifts at The Blue Tulip, thenget behind the scenes at PAAUW the delft blue factory, and finally admire the natural beauty at Arboretum Heempark.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Delft day trip app.

You can drive from Gouda to Delft in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and tram. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to Krimpen aan den IJssel.

Things to do in Delft

Museums Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Vermeer Centrum Delft ©
Vermeer Centrum Delft
The Blue Tulip ©
The Blue Tulip
PAAUW the delft blue factory ©
PAAUW the delft blue factory

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night
Krimpen aan den IJssel, The Netherlands

Krimpen aan den IJssel
For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Krimpen aan den IJssel online travel planner.

Drive from Delft to Krimpen aan den IJssel in an hour. In September, daily temperatures in Krimpen aan den IJssel can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. On the 10th (Thu), you're off to Dordrecht.

Things to do in Krimpen aan den IJssel

Parks Outdoors Nightlife

1
day
Dordrecht, The Netherlands

Dordrecht ©
Dordrecht, colloquially Dordt, historically in English named Dort, is a city and municipality in the western Netherlands, located in the province of South Holland. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Dordrechts Museum as well as Huis Van Gijn. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): experience the excitement of Huis Van Gijn and then catch some excitement at Dordrechts Museum.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Dordrecht driving holiday planner.

Dordrecht is very close to Krimpen aan den IJssel. In September, daytime highs in Dordrecht are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel to Renesse.

Things to do in Dordrecht

Museums Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Huis Van Gijn ©
Huis Van Gijn
Dordrechts Museum ©
Dordrechts Museum

2
nights
Renesse, The Netherlands

Renesse
Renesse is a village in the Dutch province of Zeeland. For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Renesse trip planning tool.

Drive from Dordrecht to Renesse in 1.5 hours. September in Renesse sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel to Ghent.

Things to do in Renesse

Outdoors Tours Parks

1
night
Ghent, Belgium

Ghent ©
Ghent melds the fairy tale-like beauty of Bruges with its stunning Flemish architecture, while at the same time supporting a vibrant cafe and bar scene.
Find out how to plan Ghent trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

You can drive from Renesse to Ghent in 2 hours. In September in Ghent, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Houffalize.

Things to do in Ghent

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Gravensteen ©
Gravensteen
Saint Bavo's Cathedral ©
Saint Bavo's Cathedral

1
night
Houffalize, Belgium

Houffalize
Houffalize is a Walloon municipality of Belgium in the province of Luxembourg. For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Houffalize sightseeing website.

Drive from Ghent to Houffalize in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Houffalize

Outdoors Museums Parks

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