8 days in The Netherlands & Bruges Itinerary

8 days in The Netherlands & Bruges Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— Few hours
2
Zandvoort, The Netherlands
— Few hours
3
Leiden, The Netherlands
— 1 night
4
The Hague, The Netherlands
— Few hours
5
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
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Bruges, Belgium
— 2 nights
7
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam online visit planner.

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Amsterdam is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. When traveling from Ljubljana in April, plan for little chillier days in Amsterdam, with highs around 15°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 5°C. On the 26th (Sun), you'll travel to Zandvoort.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Tours · Outdoors · Nightlife

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Zandvoort, The Netherlands

Zandvoort ©
Zandvoort is a municipality and a town in the Netherlands, in the province of North Holland.Zandvoort is one of the major beach resorts of the Netherlands; it has a long sandy beach, bordered by coastal dunes. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Grote Markt.

Discover how to plan a Zandvoort trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Amsterdam to Zandvoort takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April in Zandvoort, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Leiden.

Things to do in Zandvoort

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Grote Markt
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Grote Markt ©
Grote Markt

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Leiden, The Netherlands

Leiden
Located in the flower-growing district, Leiden has been called the most beautiful city in the Netherlands.
Plan my day in Leiden using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Zandvoort to Leiden takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In April in Leiden, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 5°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 27th (Mon) before leaving for The Hague.

Things to do in Leiden

Outdoors · Parks · Nightlife

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The Hague, The Netherlands

The Hague
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.
For more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the The Hague attractions planner.

The Hague is just a stone's throw from Leiden. In April, daytime highs in The Hague are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. On the 27th (Mon), you'll travel to Rotterdam.

Things to do in The Hague

Outdoors · Parks · Tours

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Rotterdam ©
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes PAAUW the delft blue factory as well as seeRotterdam. On the 27th (Mon), learn the secrets of production at PAAUW the delft blue factory. On the next day, take a spin around town with seeRotterdam, take in the views from Erasmus Bridge, then admire the landmark architecture of Euromast, and finally examine the collection at Kijk-Kubus.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Rotterdam road trip planner.

Traveling by car from The Hague to Rotterdam takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. April in Rotterdam sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 4°C at night. On the 29th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Bruges.

Things to do in Rotterdam

Tours · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trip

PAAUW the delft blue factory
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seeRotterdam ©
seeRotterdam
Euromast ©
Euromast
Erasmus Bridge ©
Erasmus Bridge

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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.
For maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Bruges trip planner.

Drive from Rotterdam to Bruges in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Bruges are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. On the 1st (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites
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Basilica of the Holy Blood ©
Basilica of the Holy Blood
Belfry of Bruges ©
Belfry of Bruges

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Pure Boats, Johan Cruyff Arena and Rijksmuseum. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): catch a live event at Johan Cruyff Arena. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum and then get a new perspective on things with Pure Boats.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Amsterdam holiday builder.

You can drive from Bruges to Amsterdam in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. You'll have a few hours on the 3rd (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Transportation · Outdoors · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Pure Boats ©
Pure Boats
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Johan Cruyff Arena ©
Johan Cruyff Arena

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