38 days in Amsterdam & Brussels Itinerary

38 days in Amsterdam & Brussels Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sydney, Australia
Fly:  25 h
1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 16 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 19 nights
Fly:  26 h
End: Sydney, Australia

16
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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: Kwakelbrug (in Edam), Delft (Markt, Cheese and More Delft, &more) and The Hague (Madurodam, Panorama Mesdag, &more). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, wander the streets of Leidseplein, browse the exhibits of Anne Frank House, and engage your brain at NEMO Science Museum.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam travel route planning app.

Sydney, Australia to Amsterdam is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Amsterdam is minus 9 hours. Traveling from Sydney in July, things will get a bit warmer in Amsterdam: highs are around 26°C and lows about 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Delft, The Hague, Haarlem, Kwakelbrug
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

19
nights
Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Brussels: Bruges (Sashuis, Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, &more) and Ghent (Gravensteen, Graslei and Korenlei, &more). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Grand Place, see the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), find something for the whole family at Mini-Europe, and admire the striking features of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule).

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

Getting from Amsterdam to Brussels by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Bruges, Ghent
Find places to stay Jul 24 — Aug 12:
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Atomium ©
Atomium
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
The Markt ©
The Markt

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