43 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

43 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Texel
— 5 nights
2
Groningen
— 6 nights
3
De Lutte
— 7 nights
4
Maastricht
— 6 nights
5
Dordrecht
— 6 nights
6
Amsterdam
— 11 nights

5
nights
Texel

Texel ©
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Lighthouse Texel and de Hervormde kerk Den Hoorn Texel uit 1425. Museum-lovers will appreciate Eiland Galerij and Luchtvaart- En Oorlogsmuseum Texel. Change things up with these side-trips from Texel: Natuurgebied Zwanenwater (in Callantsoog), Kwekerij Siem Munster (Tulip Excursion) (in Slootdorp) and Den Helder (De Klimvallei B.V., Marinemuseum, &more).

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Texel holiday planning tool.

Atlanta, USA to Texel is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Atlanta to Texel is 6 hours. Traveling from Atlanta in May, expect nights in Texel to be a bit cooler, around °F, while days are cooler, around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Groningen.

Things to do in Texel

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Den Helder, Oudeschild, Natuurgebied Zwanenwater, Kwekerij Siem Munster (Tulip Excursion)
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Nationaal Park Duinen van Texel ©
Nationaal Park Duinen van Texel
Natuurgebied Zwanenwater ©
Natuurgebied Zwanenwater
Marinemuseum ©
Marinemuseum

6
nights
Groningen

Groningen ©
Do some cultural sightseeing at Groninger Museum and Galerie MooiMan. Get outdoors at National Park Drentsche Aa and National Park Drents-Friese Wold. Explore Groningen's surroundings by going to Rijksmonument Waterpoort Sneek uit 1613 (in Sneek), IJsselmeer (Lake IJssel) (in Makkum) and Bezoekerscentrum Dwingelderveld (in Ruinen).

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Groningen online tour itinerary builder.

You can do a combination of ferry, taxi, bus, and train from Texel to Groningen in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. In June in Groningen, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can go by car to De Lutte.

Things to do in Groningen

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Leeuwarden, Rijksmonument Waterpoort Sneek uit 1613, National Park Drents-Friese Wold, National Park De Alde Faenen, National park Dwingelderveld
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IJsselmeer (Lake IJssel) ©
IJsselmeer (Lake IJssel)
Groninger Museum ©
Groninger Museum
National park Dwingelderveld ©
National park Dwingelderveld

7
nights
De Lutte

De Lutte ©
Holten Canadian War Cemetery and Atelier Beeldentuin Witharen are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of the city life by going to Bussloo and De Wieden. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around De Lutte: Pleisterplaats De Barkel (in Wierden), Natuurgebied Beekvliet (in Borculo) and Kasteel Warmelo (in Diepenheim).

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the De Lutte trip planner.

Traveling by car from Groningen to De Lutte takes 2 hours. June in De Lutte sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Maastricht.

Things to do in De Lutte

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Ootmarsum, Renderklippen natuurgebied, Spielehof, De Weerribben National Park, De Wieden
Find places to stay Jun 8 — 15:
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Het Reestdal ©
Het Reestdal
De Wieden ©
De Wieden
Holten Canadian War Cemetery ©
Holten Canadian War Cemetery

6
nights
Maastricht

Maastricht ©
With 1,677 national heritage sites, Maastricht is a town rich in history.
Shop till you drop at Kasteel Wijlre Estate and Galerie MOA. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Maastricht Underground and Vrijthof. Get out of town with these interesting Maastricht side-trips: Nationaal Park De Maasduinen (in Well), Mind Mystery (in Horst) and National Park de Meinweg (in Roermond). There's lots more to do: go for a walk through Boekhandel Dominicanen, explore the wealth of natural beauty at National Park De Groote Peel, explore the different monuments and memorials at Netherlands American Cemetery, and tee off at Golfbaan Het Woold.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Maastricht attractions planner.

Drive from De Lutte to Maastricht in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in June, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can drive to Dordrecht.

Things to do in Maastricht

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Netherlands American Cemetery, Golfcourse Het Rijk van Margraten, Strabrechtse Heide, Golfbaan Het Woold, Museum Abdijkerk Thorn
Find places to stay Jun 15 — 21:
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Boekhandel Dominicanen ©
Boekhandel Dominicanen
Maastricht Underground ©
Maastricht Underground
Netherlands American Cemetery ©
Netherlands American Cemetery

6
nights
Dordrecht

Dordrecht ©
Dordrecht, colloquially Dordt, historically in English named Dort, is a city and municipality in the western Netherlands, located in the province of South Holland. Head to Marie Tak van Poortvliet Museum Domburg and Molen De Arendfor plenty of shopping. You'll explore and learn at World Heritage Kinderdijk and Bizarium. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Dordrecht: Efteling (in Kaatsheuvel), St. John's Cathedral (in Den Bosch) and Vrouwenpolder Beach (in Veere). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Oostkapelle Beach, identify plant and animal life at Regte Heide & Riels Laag, delve into the lush surroundings at Leersumse Veld, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Trinitatiskapel.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Dordrecht travel app.

Drive from Maastricht to Dordrecht in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Dordrecht are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Dordrecht

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Domburg, National Park De Biesbosch, Vrouwenpolder Beach, Leersumse Veld, Molen De Arend
Find places to stay Jun 21 — 27:
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World Heritage Kinderdijk ©
World Heritage Kinderdijk
St. John's Cathedral ©
St. John's Cathedral
Bizarium ©
Bizarium

11
nights
Amsterdam

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Zaanse Schans and The Jordaan. For shopping fun, head to The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery or Leidseplein. Get out of town with these interesting Amsterdam side-trips: Haarlem (Frans Hals Museum, Gasthuis Huisjes (van het vroegere St. Elisabeth's Gasthuis), &more), Strand Bloemendaal Aan Zee (in Bloemendaal) and Markthal (in Rotterdam). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, admire the masterpieces at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), see the interesting displays at Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder, and explore the activities along Ouderkerkerplas.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Amsterdam itinerary site.

You can take a train from Dordrecht to Amsterdam in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, daytime highs in Amsterdam are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Shopping Outdoors

Side Trips

Haarlem, The Hague, Strand Bloemendaal Aan Zee, Zaanse Schans, Zandvoort aan Zee
Find places to stay Jun 27 — Jul 8:
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Zaanse Schans ©
Zaanse Schans
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

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