11 days in Amsterdam, Brussels & Paris Itinerary

11 days in Amsterdam, Brussels & Paris Itinerary

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
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Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
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Paris, France
— 4 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 inner history buff will appreciate Anne Frank House and Sint-Bavokerk (Church of St. Bavo). You'll explore and learn at Van Gogh Museum and Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House). Get out of town with these interesting Amsterdam side-trips: The Hague (Panorama Mesdag & The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery), Haarlem (Stadhuis Haarlem, Grote Markt, &more) and Royal Delft - Koninklijke Porceleyne Fles (in Delft). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, walk around Vondelpark, appreciate the extensive heritage of Begijnhof, and contemplate the long history of Papiermolen De Schoolmeester/moulin a papier De Schoolmeester.

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Denver, USA to Amsterdam is an approximately 15-hour flight. Traveling from Denver to Amsterdam, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Denver in April since evenings lows in Amsterdam dip to 40°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can go by car to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trips

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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.
Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum and Atomium will appeal to museum buffs. For shopping fun, head to Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert or The Chocolate Line Bruges. Get out of town with these interesting Brussels side-trips: Bruges (Church of Our Lady Bruges, The Markt, &more) and Ghent (Ghent City Center, Gravensteen, &more). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Grand Place, contemplate the long history of Serres Royales De Laeken, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), and appreciate the history behind Manneken Pis.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Brussels visit planner.

Getting from Amsterdam to Brussels by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In April, plan for daily highs up to 55°F, and evening lows to 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

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Paris, France

City of Light

A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Eiffel Tower and Louvre Museum. You'll explore and learn at Musee d'Orsay and Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou. Go for a jaunt from Paris to Versailles to see Palace of Versailles about 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, take a stroll through Île de la Cité, and get to know the fascinating history of Montmartre.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Paris day trip planning app.

You can take a train from Brussels to Paris in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In April, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 60°F, while at night they dip to 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

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