21 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

21 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

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Sint Jansklooster
— 1 day
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Balloo
— 3 nights
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Apeldoorn
— 2 nights
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Arnhem
— 2 nights
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Amsterdam
— 4 nights
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Utrecht
— 2 nights
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The Hague
— 2 nights
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Haarlem
— 2 nights
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De Koog, Texel
— 1 night

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Sint Jansklooster

Sint Jansklooster ©
On the 4th (Tue), explore the striking landscape of Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Sint Jansklooster trip itinerary maker.

Richmond, USA to Sint Jansklooster is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Richmond to Sint Jansklooster, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Richmond in July; daily highs in Sint Jansklooster reach 73°F and lows reach 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Balloo.

Things to do in Sint Jansklooster

Nature · Wildlife · Parks
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Balloo

Balloo ©
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): explore the striking landscape of National Park Drentsche Aa. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Kamp Westerbork, then examine the collection at Fraeylemaborg, and then stroll through Muzeeaquarium Delfzijl.

To see photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Balloo holiday planning app.

You can drive from Sint Jansklooster to Balloo in an hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel to Apeldoorn.

Things to do in Balloo

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Specialty Museum
Fraeylemaborg
4.5
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Historic Site
Kamp Westerbork
4.2

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Apeldoorn

Apeldoorn ©
Situated in the picturesque district of Gelderland, Apeldoorn is known for its family-friendly atmosphere and lush greenery.
On the 7th (Fri), stroll the grounds of Holten Canadian War Cemetery, then see the interesting displays at Kroller-Muller Museum, and then see the interesting displays at Building A. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Hoge Veluwe National Park.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Apeldoorn holiday planner.

Getting from Balloo to Apeldoorn by car takes about 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Apeldoorn are 74°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Arnhem.

Things to do in Apeldoorn

Nature · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

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Arnhem

Arnhem ©

Little Hague of the East

Arnhem is known mostly for its John Frost Bridge, which the British tried to secure during World War II.
On the 9th (Sun), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Nationaal Park Veluwezoom. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at muZIEum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at De Eusebiuskerk Arnhem, and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Burgers' Zoo and Safaripark.

For photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Arnhem trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Apeldoorn to Arnhem in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July in Arnhem, expect temperatures between 74°F during the day and 56°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Arnhem

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Specialty Museum
muZIEum
4.6

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Amsterdam

Amsterdam ©

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Popular historic sites such as Anne Frank House and Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House) are in your itinerary. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Herengracht and Museum Quarter. Change things up with a short trip to Hoek van Holland beach in Hoek van Holland (about 1h 25 min away). And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht), admire nature's wide array of creatures at ARTIS, engage your brain at NEMO Science Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at De Duif.

To find maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam visit planner.

Traveling by car from Arnhem to Amsterdam takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. July in Amsterdam sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 57°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Utrecht.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Parks · Museums · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

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Must see
Anne Frank House
4.4
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Church
De Duif
4.6

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Utrecht

Utrecht ©

Dome City

As one of the Netherland's largest university towns, Utrecht is bursting with young energy.
On the 15th (Sat), get engrossed in the history at DOMunder, then enjoy breathtaking views from Dom Tower, and then get to know the fascinating history of Canals area. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at National Park de Loonse en Drunense Duinen.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Utrecht planner.

Traveling by car from Amsterdam to Utrecht takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to go by car to The Hague.

Things to do in Utrecht

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Canals area
4.9
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Observation Deck
Dom Tower
4.5
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History Museum
DOMunder
4.2

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The Hague

The Hague ©

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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Royal Delft - Koninklijke Porceleyne Fles, then steep yourself in history at Old Church, and then stroll through Hoek van Holland beach. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Panorama Mesdag, then view the masterpieces at The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, and then get in on the family fun at Madurodam.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the The Hague trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Utrecht to The Hague takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in The Hague, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 57°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Haarlem.

Things to do in The Hague

Museums · Historic Sites · Beaches · Theme Parks

Side Trips

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Must see
Madurodam
4.2
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History Museum
Panorama Mesdag
4.6

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Haarlem

Haarlem ©

Flower City

Often referred to as "Mini Amsterdam," Haarlem provides all the classical charm of Amsterdam, but on a smaller scale.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Nationaal Park Zuid Kennemerland. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at The Corrie ten Boom House, then examine the collection at Teylers Museum, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Grote Markt.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Haarlem trip itinerary site.

Drive from The Hague to Haarlem in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Haarlem can reach 73°F, while at night they dip to 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to De Koog.

Things to do in Haarlem

Nature · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Historic Walking Area
Grote Markt
4.6
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Specialty Museum
The Corrie ten Boom House
4.3

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De Koog, Texel

De Koog ©
De Koog is a town in the Dutch province of North Holland. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): observe the fascinating underwater world at Ecomare, examine the collection at Shipwreck and Beachcombing Museum Flora, and then enjoy the sea views from Lighthouse Texel. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Nationaal Reddingmuseum Dorus Rijkers and then kick back and relax at Vuurtorenweg Texel Beach.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our De Koog journey builder website.

Traveling by car from Haarlem to De Koog takes 2 hours. In July in De Koog, expect temperatures between 69°F during the day and 58°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in De Koog

Parks · Beaches · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Aquarium
Ecomare
4.4
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Lighthouse
Lighthouse Texel
4.3

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