11 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

11 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

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1
Texel
— 2 nights
2
Callantsoog
— 2 nights
3
Hoenderloo
— 1 night
4
Maastricht
— 1 night
5
Amsterdam
— 4 nights

2
nights
Texel

Texel ©
On the 9th (Mon), observe the fascinating underwater world at Ecomare, then identify plant and animal life at Nationaal Park Duinen van Texel, then get engrossed in the history at Eiland Galerij, and finally identify plant and animal life at Utopia. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at De Hoge Berg, then see what you can catch with a fishing tour, then enjoy the sand and surf at Vuurtorenweg Texel Beach, and finally play a few rounds at Golfbaan De Texelse.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Texel trip planning website.

Manama, Bahrain to Texel is an approximately 16-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 2 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Manama in December: high temperatures in Texel hover around 9°C and lows are around 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Callantsoog.

Things to do in Texel

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Oudeschild
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Nationaal Park Duinen van Texel ©
Nationaal Park Duinen van Texel
De Hoge Berg ©
De Hoge Berg
Golfbaan De Texelse ©
Golfbaan De Texelse

2
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Callantsoog

Callantsoog ©
Callantsoog is a town in the Dutch province of North Holland. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): stroll through Callantsoog Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Strand Camperduin, and then identify plant and animal life at Donkere Duinen. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through het strand van Bergen aan Zee and then hike along Kwekerij Siem Munster (Tulip Excursion).

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Callantsoog trip tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Texel to Callantsoog. In December, daytime highs in Callantsoog are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Hoenderloo.

Things to do in Callantsoog

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Strand Camperduin, Kwekerij Siem Munster (Tulip Excursion), het strand van Bergen aan Zee, Donkere Duinen
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Callantsoog Beach ©
Callantsoog Beach
het strand van Bergen aan Zee ©
het strand van Bergen aan Zee
Strand Camperduin ©
Strand Camperduin

1
night
Hoenderloo

Hoenderloo ©
Hoenderloo is a Dutch village located south west of the city of Apeldoorn. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): examine the collection at Kroller-Muller Museum and then explore the striking landscape of Hoge Veluwe National Park.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Hoenderloo online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Callantsoog to Hoenderloo in 2.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Hoenderloo can reach 8°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Maastricht.

Things to do in Hoenderloo

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Hoge Veluwe National Park, Kroller-Muller Museum
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Hoge Veluwe National Park ©
Hoge Veluwe National Park
Kroller-Muller Museum ©
Kroller-Muller Museum

1
night
Maastricht

Maastricht ©
With 1,677 national heritage sites, Maastricht is a town rich in history.
On the 14th (Sat), identify plant and animal life at Op Ezel Avontuur, then don't miss a visit to Vrijthof, then go for a walk through Boekhandel Dominicanen, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Maastricht Underground.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Maastricht online itinerary planner.

You can drive from Hoenderloo to Maastricht in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In December, daytime highs in Maastricht are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Maastricht

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

Op Ezel Avontuur
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Maastricht Underground ©
Maastricht Underground
Boekhandel Dominicanen ©
Boekhandel Dominicanen
Vrijthof ©
Vrijthof

4
nights
Amsterdam

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Step off the beaten path and head to The Jordaan and Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht). Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Anne Frank House and Rijksmuseum. Take a break from Amsterdam with a short trip to Zandvoort aan Zee in Zandvoort, about 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, contemplate the long history of Begijnhof, contemplate the waterfront views at Singel, and do sightseeing at your own pace with Hotel Scooters.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Amsterdam vacation maker.

Drive from Maastricht to Amsterdam in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in December, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Zandvoort aan Zee
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The Jordaan ©
The Jordaan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

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