8 days in Amsterdam & South Holland Province Itinerary

8 days in Amsterdam & South Holland Province Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Amsterdam
— 3 nights
2
Delft
— 2 nights
3
The Hague
— 2 nights

3
nights
Amsterdam

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, make a trip to Brouwersgracht, get to know the fascinating history of Begijnhof, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at ARTIS.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Amsterdam trip builder app.

Istanbul, Turkey to Amsterdam is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Istanbul in August, expect Amsterdam to be a bit cooler, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Delft.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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nights
Delft

Delft ©
Delft is a town rich in tradition and provides a lovely alternative to the bustling more popular cities.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): look for gifts at Cheese and More Delft, don't miss a visit to Saturday Flea Market, make a trip to Beestenmarkt, thensee the interesting displays at Royal Delft - Koninklijke Porceleyne Fles, and finally stroll around Delftse Hout. On the 21st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Hot Spot Doelenplein Delft, take in the spiritual surroundings of Old Church, and then cool off at BuytenDelft.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Delft trip planner.

You can drive from Amsterdam to Delft in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can drive to The Hague.

Things to do in Delft

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BuytenDelft ©
BuytenDelft
Old Church ©
Old Church
Royal Delft - Koninklijke Porceleyne Fles ©

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The Hague

The Hague ©
Known as the "judicial capital of the world," The Hague is the center for everything official in the Netherlands: the home of the Dutch government and parliament, the workplace of the King and Queen, and the base of many international affairs such as the International Court of Justice and the International Criminal Court.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): get a sense of history and politics at Binnenhof & Ridderzaal (Inner Court & Hall of the Knights), thenview the masterpieces at The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, thenget up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sea Life Scheveningen, and finally stroll around Westbroekpark. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Celestial Vault and then find something for the whole family at Madurodam.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the The Hague trip planner.

The Hague is very close to Delft. In August, daytime highs in The Hague are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in The Hague

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks
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The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery ©
The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery
Madurodam ©
Madurodam

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