36 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

36 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kaatsheuvel
— 4 nights
2
Maastricht
— 9 nights
3
Arnhem
— 6 nights
4
Amsterdam
— 15 nights

4
nights
Kaatsheuvel

Kaatsheuvel ©
Kaatsheuvel is a village in the Dutch province of North Brabant, situated along highways N261 and N628. Venture out of the city with trips to Regte Heide & Riels Laag (in Riel), Historische Kilometer (in Breda) and Eindhoven (Area 51 & Bottle Distillery). And it doesn't end there: find something for the whole family at Efteling, tour the pleasant surroundings at Park Merwestein, look for all kinds of wild species at Oisterwijkse Bossen en Vennen, and take in the exciting artwork at Gallery van Dun - Contemporary Art.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Kaatsheuvel vacation planner.

Newark, USA to Kaatsheuvel is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Newark to Kaatsheuvel is 6 hours. Traveling from Newark in August, expect Kaatsheuvel to be slightly colder, temps between °F and °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to drive to Maastricht.

Things to do in Kaatsheuvel

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Oisterwijk, Eindhoven, Dordrecht, National Park De Biesbosch, Regte Heide & Riels Laag
Highlights from your plan
Bottle Distillery ©
Bottle Distillery
Efteling
Efteling
Historische Kilometer
Historische Kilometer

9
nights
Maastricht

Maastricht ©
With 1,677 national heritage sites, Maastricht is a town rich in history.
Change things up with these side-trips from Maastricht: Waterskiing & Jetskiing (in Weert), Golfbaan Het Woold (in Asten) and Thorn (Museum Abdijkerk Thorn & St Michaelskerk (Abbey Church)). Next up on the itinerary: stroll the grounds of Netherlands American Cemetery, stop by La casa del Habano, let little ones run wild at Speeltuin Kitskensberg, and Head underground at Maastricht Underground.

Make your Maastricht itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Kaatsheuvel to Maastricht in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Arnhem.

Things to do in Maastricht

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Roermond, Thorn, Swalmen, Netherlands American Cemetery, Golfbaan Het Woold
Highlights from your plan
Beeldentuin Maastricht ©
Beeldentuin Maastricht
Netherlands American Cemetery ©
Netherlands American Cemetery
Maastricht Underground ©
Maastricht Underground

6
nights
Arnhem

Arnhem ©
Arnhem is known mostly for its John Frost Bridge, which the British tried to secure during World War II.
Change things up with these side-trips from Arnhem: Yellow Wings Flight Simulator (in Teuge), Deventer (De Brink, Broederenkerk, &more) and Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden (in Sint Jansklooster). Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape of Hoge Veluwe National Park, get your game on at VR Experience Zwolle, appreciate the extensive heritage of Zaadmarkt Zutphen-Rijksmonument woonhuis Het Bolwerck uit 1549, and delve into the lush surroundings at Het Reestdal.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Arnhem road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Maastricht to Arnhem takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a shuttle. In August, daytime highs in Arnhem are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Arnhem

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Deventer, VR Experience Zwolle, Yellow Wings Flight Simulator, Natuurgebied Beekvliet, Het Reestdal
Highlights from your plan
Hoge Veluwe National Park ©
Hoge Veluwe National Park
Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden ©
Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden
Kroller-Muller Museum ©
Kroller-Muller Museum

15
nights
Amsterdam

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Change things up with these side-trips from Amsterdam: The Hague (Binnenhof & Ridderzaal (Inner Court & Hall of the Knights), The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, &more), Delft (Papaver Delft & Old Church) and Groote Kerk (in Maassluis). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at ARTIS, contemplate the long history of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), and explore the engaging exhibits at NEMO Science Museum.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam online travel route planner.

Drive from Arnhem to Amsterdam in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Haarlem, The Hague, Delft, Kinderboerderij De Goudse Hofsteden, Schiedam Windmills
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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