11 days in Amsterdam & Brussels Itinerary

11 days in Amsterdam & Brussels Itinerary

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1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 5 nights

3
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.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, steep yourself in history at Begijnhof, stop by The Jordaan, and explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Amsterdam trip planner.

Cape Town, South Africa to Amsterdam is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from South Africa Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Cape Town in February, things will get cooler in Amsterdam: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

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

5
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Brussels side-trips: Bruges (The Markt, Oude Griffie, &more). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Grand Place, see the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), make a trip to Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert, and browse the exhibits of Belgian Comic Strip Center.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Brussels attractions website.

You can drive from Amsterdam to Brussels in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In February, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trip

Bruges
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Atomium ©
Atomium
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
The Markt ©
The Markt

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