18 days in Holland Itinerary

18 days in Holland Itinerary

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18 days in Holland Itinerary

Start: London
+2
Fly + bus + train:  4​h 15​min
1
Eindhoven
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Hoenderloo
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Groningen
— 4 nights
4
Amsterdam
— 8 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: London

3
nights
Eindhoven

Eindhoven ©
The capital of Dutch industrial design, Eindhoven is known as the "City of Light." This is thanks to the technology company, Phillips, which has its base here and hosts many light projects in buildings around the city.
Get out of town with these interesting Eindhoven side-trips: Oisterwijkse Bossen en Vennen (in Oisterwijk), Historische Kilometer (in Breda) and Efteling (in Kaatsheuvel). There's still lots to do: sample the fine beverages at Bottle Distillery, tee off at Golfclub Dorpswaard, explore the different monuments and memorials at Netherlands American Cemetery, and have fun at Area 51.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Eindhoven trip planner .

London, UK to Eindhoven is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or take a train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Eindhoven due to the time zone difference. June in Eindhoven sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can go by car to Hoenderloo.

Things to do in Eindhoven

Theme Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Margraten, De Wonderlijke Klim, Efteling, Golfclub Dorpswaard, Oisterwijkse Bossen en Vennen
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Bottle Distillery ©
Bottle Distillery
Efteling ©
Efteling
Netherlands American Cemetery ©
Netherlands American Cemetery

2
nights
Hoenderloo

Hoenderloo ©
Hoenderloo is a Dutch village located south west of the city of Apeldoorn. Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): explore the different monuments and memorials at Airborne Cemetery, explore the different monuments and memorials at Nationaal Ereveld Loenen, and then play a few rounds at Golf & Businessclub de Scherpenbergh. On the 18th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Kroller-Muller Museum and then explore the striking landscape of Hoge Veluwe National Park.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Hoenderloo day trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Eindhoven to Hoenderloo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Groningen.

Things to do in Hoenderloo

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Golf & Businessclub de Scherpenbergh, Airborne Cemetery, Nationaal Ereveld Loenen, Kroller-Muller Museum
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Hoge Veluwe National Park ©
Hoge Veluwe National Park
Airborne Cemetery ©
Airborne Cemetery
Kroller-Muller Museum ©
Kroller-Muller Museum

4
nights
Groningen

Groningen ©
Groningen is the main municipality as well as the capital city of the eponymous province in the Netherlands. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Groningen: IJsselmeer (Lake IJssel) (in Makkum), The Bare Feet Trail (in Opende) and Hunebed D4 bij Midlaren (in Midlaren). And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along The Wadden Sea, get a sense of history and politics at Rijksmonument Stadhuis Sneek uit 1550-1605, explore the wealth of natural beauty at National Park De Alde Faenen, and take in the history at Battlefield Tours.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Groningen travel planner.

You can drive from Hoenderloo to Groningen in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Groningen are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Groningen

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

National Park De Alde Faenen, Hunebed D4 bij Midlaren, IJsselmeer (Lake IJssel), The Bare Feet Trail, Klimbos Avontuurlijk Paasloo
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The Wadden Sea ©
The Wadden Sea
IJsselmeer (Lake IJssel) ©
IJsselmeer (Lake IJssel)
National Park De Alde Faenen ©
National Park De Alde Faenen

8
nights
Amsterdam

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Amsterdam: Haarlem (Teylers Hofje, Sint-Bavokerk (Church of St. Bavo), & more) and Madurodam (in The Hague). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, stroll around Vondelpark, take a stroll through The Jordaan, and admire the striking features of Royal Palace Amsterdam.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Amsterdam itinerary site .

Drive from Groningen to Amsterdam in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. June in Amsterdam sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Haarlem, Madurodam
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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