15 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

15 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Cairo
Fly:  7 h 45 min
1
Amsterdam
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Hoenderloo
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Oostkapelle
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Rotterdam
— 5 nights
Fly:  8 h 15 min
End: Cairo

6
nights
Amsterdam

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Get some cultural insight at Van Gogh Museum and The Jordaan. Escape the urban bustle at Zandvoort aan Zee and Nature & Wildlife Tours. When in Amsterdam, make a side trip to see Frans Hals Museum in Haarlem, approximately Haarlem away. And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, steep yourself in history at Willet-Holthuysen Museum, explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, and wander the streets of Leidseplein.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam trip planning tool.

Cairo, Egypt to Amsterdam is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Cairo to Amsterdam, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Cairo in August, with highs in Amsterdam at 26°C and lows at 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Hoenderloo.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Outdoors Museums Tours

Side Trips

Zandvoort aan Zee, Frans Hals Museum
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Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

1
night
Hoenderloo

Hoenderloo ©
Hoenderloo is a Dutch village located south west of the city of Apeldoorn. Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Kootwijkerzand, thenexplore the striking landscape of Hoge Veluwe National Park, and then stroll through Oerrr op het Mosselse Zand.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Hoenderloo online journey planner.

Drive from Amsterdam to Hoenderloo in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel to Oostkapelle.

Things to do in Hoenderloo

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Kootwijkerzand, Oerrr op het Mosselse Zand
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Hoge Veluwe National Park ©
Hoge Veluwe National Park
Kootwijkerzand ©
Kootwijkerzand
Oerrr op het Mosselse Zand ©
Oerrr op het Mosselse Zand

2
nights
Oostkapelle

Oostkapelle ©
Oostkapelle is a village in the Dutch province of Zeeland. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): kick back and relax at Boulevard van Vlissingen, thenstroll through Badstrand, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Nature Reserve de Manteling, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Oostkapelle Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed): kick back and relax at Vrouwenpolder Beach, thenkick back and relax at Beware Beach, and then examine the collection at Bizarium.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Oostkapelle trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Hoenderloo to Oostkapelle in 3 hours. While traveling from Hoenderloo, expect slightly colder days and somewhat warmer nights in Oostkapelle, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to drive to Rotterdam.

Things to do in Oostkapelle

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Vlissingen, Vrouwenpolder Beach, Beware Beach, Nature Reserve de Manteling, Bizarium
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Bizarium ©
Bizarium
Oostkapelle Beach ©
Oostkapelle Beach
Nature Reserve de Manteling ©
Nature Reserve de Manteling

5
nights
Rotterdam

Rotterdam ©
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.
We've included these beaches for you: Scheveningen Beach and Strand Rockanje. Museum-lovers will get to explore museum Beelden aan Zee and Royal Delft - Koninklijke Porceleyne Fles. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rotterdam: Delft (Rooms-katholieke Sint Hippolytuskapel, Maria van Jessekerk, &more), The Hague (Landgoed Clingendael, Madurodam, &more) and Glowgolf Scheveningen (in Scheveningen). And it doesn't end there: shop like a local with The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, explore the galleries of Panorama Mesdag, head outdoors with Kralingse Plas, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Old Church.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Rotterdam visit planning site.

Drive from Oostkapelle to Rotterdam in 1.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Rotterdam when traveling from Oostkapelle in September, with lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rotterdam

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Hague, Delft, Strand Rockanje
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The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery ©
The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery
Madurodam ©
Madurodam
Old Church ©
Old Church

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