16 days in Amsterdam & Paris Itinerary

16 days in Amsterdam & Paris Itinerary

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16 days in Amsterdam & Paris Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam, Holland
1
Amsterdam, Holland
— 8 nights
train:  3​h 30​min
2
Paris, France
— 7 nights
train:  3​h 30​min
End: Amsterdam, Holland

8
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Amsterdam: The Hague (Binnenhof & The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery) and Haarlem (Grote Markt & Frans Hals Museum). There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience, contemplate the long history of Rembrandt House Museum, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Vondelpark.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Amsterdam sightseeing planner.

If you are flying in from Netherlands, the closest major airports are Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Eindhoven Airport and Maastricht Aachen Airport. In December, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trips

The Hague, Haarlem
Find places to stay Dec 17 — 25:
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

7
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Paris: Palace of Versailles (in Versailles) and Disneyland Park (in Marne-la-Vallee). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Louvre Museum, shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, explore the world behind art at Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, and see the interesting displays at Musée Rodin.

To find traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Paris itinerary maker.

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Paris in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In December in Paris, expect temperatures between 10°C during the day and 3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to catch the train back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Palace of Versailles, Disneyland Paris
Find places to stay Dec 25 — Jan 1:
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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