7 days in Amsterdam, Rotterdam & Brussels Itinerary

7 days in Amsterdam, Rotterdam & Brussels Itinerary

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
— 1 night
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Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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 cultural itinerary includes sights like Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum. The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, take a stroll through De 9 Straatjes, visit Red Light District, and explore the galleries of Willet-Holthuysen Museum.

To see ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Amsterdam attractions planner.

Dublin, Ireland to Amsterdam is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Dublin to Amsterdam, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In September, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can drive to Rotterdam.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Shopping
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Must see
Van Gogh Museum
4.5
Anne Frank House ©
Must see
Anne Frank House
4.4
Rijksmuseum ©
Must see
Rijksmuseum
4.6

1
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands

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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): take in the exciting artwork at The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Rotterdam Zoo, and then see the interesting displays at Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Rotterdam trip builder site.

You can drive from Amsterdam to Rotterdam in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Rotterdam can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Rotterdam

Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

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Brussels, Belgium

Capital of Europe

The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): explore the activities along Etangs d'Ixelles, then contemplate the long history of Grand Place, and then visit Place St. Gery. On the next day, wander the streets of Zurenborg, stop by Hearts And Arrows Jewellery, then look for gifts at GERETTI Jewellery & Diamonds, and finally stop by Peter Poussenier.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Brussels road trip website.

Traveling by car from Rotterdam to Brussels takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In September in Brussels, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Brussels

Side Trip

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Place St. Gery ©
Neighborhood
Place St. Gery
4.3
Grand Place ©
World heritage site
Grand Place
4.8
Zurenborg ©
Neighborhood
Zurenborg
4.9

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