3 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

3 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

Created using Inspirock The Netherlands trip planner

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Eindhoven
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Kinderdijk
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Rotterdam
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The Hague
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Delft
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Amsterdam
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Eindhoven

City of Lights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): examine the collection at Philips Museum.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Eindhoven sightseeing planner.

Kleve, Germany to Eindhoven is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Kinderdijk.

Things to do in Eindhoven

Museums
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Kinderdijk

Kinderdijk is a village in the Netherlands, belonging to the municipality of Molenwaard, in the province South Holland, about 15km east of Rotterdam. To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Kinderdijk trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Eindhoven to Kinderdijk by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and tram; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Kinderdijk can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. On the 23rd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Rotterdam.

Things to do in Kinderdijk

Outdoors · Parks · Spas · Classes
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Rotterdam

Manhattan on the Maas

Located in the South Holland province, Rotterdam is one of the Netherlands' most lively cities, as well as one of the largest trading ports in the world.
To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Rotterdam trip itinerary planner.

Rotterdam is just a short distance from Kinderdijk. In October, daily temperatures in Rotterdam can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to drive to The Hague.

Things to do in Rotterdam

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Fun & Games
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The Hague

Judicial Capital of the World

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.
To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the The Hague trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Rotterdam to The Hague in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Delft.

Things to do in The Hague

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Fun & Games
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Delft

— 1 night
Delft is a town rich in tradition and provides a lovely alternative to the bustling more popular cities.
To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Delft travel route website.

Delft is just a short distance from The Hague. October in Delft sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 9°C at night. You will leave for Amsterdam on the 24th (Sat).

Things to do in Delft

Outdoors · Parks · Fun & Games · Tours
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Amsterdam

— 1 night

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), get curious at NEMO Science Museum, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Albert Cuyp Market, and finally visit Red Light District.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam online vacation planner.

You can drive from Delft to Amsterdam in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. October in Amsterdam sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Childrens Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods
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The Netherlands travel guide

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Art Museums · History Museums · Specialty Museums
Low Country
The Netherlands literally means "Low Country", inspired by the country's low and flat geography, where only about 50 percent of the land exceeds one meter (three feet) above sea level. Since the late 16th century, large, flat land areas called "polders" have been reclaimed from the sea and lakes and protected by dikes, amounting to nearly 17 percent of the country's current land mass. The Netherlands is. This is small, densely populated country lies mainly in Western Europe but also includes three islands in the Caribbean; it's the main constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. The European part of the Netherlands borders Germany to the east, Belgium to the south, and the North Sea to the northwest, sharing maritime borders with Belgium, the United Kingdom and Germany. Amsterdam, The Hague, and Rotterdam serve as the three largest and most important cities in the Netherlands. Amsterdam is the country's capital, while The Hague holds the Dutch seat of government. The port of Rotterdam claims the title as the largest port in Europe, in fact, it's as large as the next three ports combined.