17 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

17 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

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17 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  11​h
Amsterdam
— 7 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Maastricht
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Arnhem
— 3 nights
train + Fly:  12​h
End: Toronto

7
nights
Amsterdam

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Amsterdam: The Hague (The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery & Binnenhof & Ridderzaal (Inner Court & Hall of the Knights)), Delft Pottery De Delftse Pauw (in Delft) and Haarlem (Grote Markt & Frans Hals Museum). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Anne Frank House, take a stroll through The Jordaan, admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, and stroll through Vondelpark.

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Toronto, Canada to Amsterdam is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Toronto to Amsterdam, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. In July, Amsterdam is little chillier than Toronto - with highs of 26°C and lows of 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Maastricht.

Things to do in Amsterdam

#Museums, #Outdoors, #Parks

Side Trips

The Hague, Haarlem, Delft Pottery De Delftse Pauw
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

5
nights
Maastricht

Maastricht ©
With 1,677 national heritage sites, Maastricht is a town rich in history.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Maastricht: Roermond (National Park de Meinweg, Designer Outlet Roermond, & more), Stadium De Koel (in Venlo) and Kerkrade (Gamestate & GaiaZOO). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Saint Servaasbridge, explore the different monuments and memorials at Netherlands American Cemetery, stroll through Drielandenpunt, and explore the fascinating underground world of Maastricht Underground.

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You can drive from Amsterdam to Maastricht in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August in Maastricht, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Arnhem.

Things to do in Maastricht

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Roermond, Kerkrade, Drielandenpunt, Netherlands American Cemetery, Stadium De Koel
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GaiaZOO ©
GaiaZOO
Saint Servaasbridge ©
Saint Servaasbridge
Gamestate ©
Gamestate

3
nights
Arnhem

Arnhem ©
Arnhem is known mostly for its John Frost Bridge, which the British tried to secure during World War II.
Explore Arnhem's surroundings by going to Bussloo (in Wilp), Kroller-Muller Museum (in Otterlo) and Efteling (in Kaatsheuvel). Spend the 14th (Tue) exploring nature at De Hoge Veluwe National Park.

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You can drive from Maastricht to Arnhem in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Arnhem can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Arnhem

#Nature, #Parks, #Theme Parks

Side Trips

Bussloo, Efteling, De Hoge Veluwe National Park, Kroller-Muller Museum
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De Hoge Veluwe National Park ©
De Hoge Veluwe National Park
Efteling ©
Efteling
Bussloo ©
Bussloo

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