7 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

7 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

Created using Inspirock The Netherlands travel planner
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Amsterdam
— 2 nights
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Rotterdam
— 2 nights
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The Hague
— 1 night
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Amsterdam
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Amsterdam — 2 nights

Venice of the North

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 Concertgebouw.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam day trip app.

Paris, France to Amsterdam is an approximately 4.5-hour train ride. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from Paris in August, expect nights in Amsterdam to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 26°C. On the 23rd (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Rotterdam.
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Museums · Nightlife · Historic Sites
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Rotterdam — 2 nights

Manhattan on the Maas

Located in the South Holland province, Rotterdam is one of the Netherlands' most lively cities, as well as one of the largest trading ports in the world.
On the 24th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: browse the different shops at Markthal, then find something for the whole family at Efteling, and then snap pictures at Erasmus Bridge.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Rotterdam online itinerary planner.

Getting from Amsterdam to Rotterdam by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Rotterdam can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to drive to The Hague.
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The Hague — 1 night

Judicial Capital of the World

Known as the "judicial capital of the world," The Hague is the center for everything official in the Netherlands: the home of the Dutch government and parliament, the workplace of the King and Queen, and the base of many international affairs such as the International Court of Justice and the International Criminal Court.
To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read The Hague trip planner.

Traveling by car from Rotterdam to The Hague takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in The Hague are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. You will leave for Amsterdam on the 26th (Fri).
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Amsterdam

Venice of the North

Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of Begijnhof, stroll around Vondelpark, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Amsterdam trip builder website.

Drive from The Hague to Amsterdam in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can take a train back home.
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Breweries & Distilleries · Parks · Historic Sites
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The Netherlands travel guide

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Art Museums · Specialty Museums · Nightlife
Low Country
The Netherlands literally means "Low Country", inspired by the country's low and flat geography, where only about 50 percent of the land exceeds one meter (three feet) above sea level. Since the late 16th century, large, flat land areas called "polders" have been reclaimed from the sea and lakes and protected by dikes, amounting to nearly 17 percent of the country's current land mass. The Netherlands is. This is small, densely populated country lies mainly in Western Europe but also includes three islands in the Caribbean; it's the main constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. The European part of the Netherlands borders Germany to the east, Belgium to the south, and the North Sea to the northwest, sharing maritime borders with Belgium, the United Kingdom and Germany. Amsterdam, The Hague, and Rotterdam serve as the three largest and most important cities in the Netherlands. Amsterdam is the country's capital, while The Hague holds the Dutch seat of government. The port of Rotterdam claims the title as the largest port in Europe, in fact, it's as large as the next three ports combined.
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