16 days in The Netherlands & Germany Itinerary

16 days in The Netherlands & Germany Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
2
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
— 1 night
3
Dusseldorf, Germany
— 2 nights
4
Bonn, Germany
— 2 nights
5
Cologne, Germany
— 2 nights
6
Frankfurt, Germany
— 2 nights
7
Augsburg, Germany
— 2 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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Albert Cuyp Market and De 9 Straatjes. There's lots more to do: indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience, take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, visit The Jordaan, and wander the streets of Red Light District.

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Kuwait City, Kuwait to Amsterdam is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Arabian Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Kuwait City in June: high temperatures in Amsterdam hover around 23°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Rotterdam.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Heineken Experience ©
Heineken Experience
Red Light District ©
Red Light District

1
night
Rotterdam, The Netherlands

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.
On the 23rd (Sat), admire the landmark architecture of Euromast, then learn the secrets of production at PAAUW the delft blue factory, then wander the streets of Agnetapark, and finally take in the exciting artwork at The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Scheveningen Beach and then take an in-depth tour of Panorama Mesdag.

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You can drive from Amsterdam to Rotterdam in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Rotterdam can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Dusseldorf.

Things to do in Rotterdam

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

The Hague, Delft
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The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery ©
The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery
Scheveningen Beach ©
Scheveningen Beach
Agnetapark ©
Agnetapark

2
nights
Dusseldorf, Germany

Dusseldorf ©
Renowned for its fashion and trade fairs, Dusseldorf offers visitors vibrant nightlife and a wide range of shopping options.
Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Altstadt, wander the streets of Konigsallee, then get to know the fascinating history of Rheinuferpromenade, then enjoy breathtaking views from Rheinturm, and finally admire the landmark architecture of MedienHafen.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Dusseldorf tour planner.

Traveling by car from Rotterdam to Dusseldorf takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In June, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can drive to Bonn.

Things to do in Dusseldorf

Shopping · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Oberhausen, Signal Iduna Park
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Altstadt ©
Altstadt
Gasometer Oberhausen ©
Gasometer Oberhausen
CentrO ©
CentrO

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Bonn, Germany

Bonn ©
The birthplace of Ludwig van Beethoven, Bonn is one of the country's oldest cities.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Villa Hammerschmidt and then get in on the family fun at Phantasialand. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Beethoven-Haus Bonn and then tee off at Golfanlage Clostermanns Hof.

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Traveling by car from Dusseldorf to Bonn takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Bonn can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can go by car to Cologne.

Things to do in Bonn

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Golf

Side Trips

Golfanlage Clostermanns Hof, Phantasialand
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Phantasialand ©
Phantasialand
Golfanlage Clostermanns Hof ©
Golfanlage Clostermanns Hof
Villa Hammerschmidt ©
Villa Hammerschmidt

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nights
Cologne, Germany

Cologne ©
Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
On the 28th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Cologne Cathedral. On the 29th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Chocolate Museum, then admire the striking features of Aachener Rathaus, and then make a trip to Markt.

To see photos and more tourist information, read Cologne online trip builder.

You can drive from Bonn to Cologne in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Cologne are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Frankfurt.

Things to do in Cologne

Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Aachen
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Museum Ludwig ©
Museum Ludwig
Historic Old Town ©
Historic Old Town
Cologne Cathedral ©
Cologne Cathedral

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Frankfurt, Germany

Frankfurt ©
A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
On the 1st (Sun), admire the natural beauty at Palmengarten, explore the venue of Eberbach Abbey, and then explore the world behind art at Stadel Museum. On your second day here, get a taste of the local shopping with MyZeil, buy something for everyone on your list at Main-Taunus Zentrum, then hunt for treasures at Kleinmarkthalle, and finally admire the striking features of Romer.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Frankfurt day trip site.

You can take a train from Cologne to Frankfurt in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In June, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Augsburg.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Shopping · Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

Main-Taunus Zentrum, Eberbach Abbey
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Kleinmarkthalle ©
Kleinmarkthalle
Main-Taunus Zentrum ©
Main-Taunus Zentrum
Eberbach Abbey ©
Eberbach Abbey

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nights
Augsburg, Germany

Augsburg ©
Easily and quickly accessible from anywhere in the country, Augsburg is packed with historical attractions and intersected by quaint cobbled streets.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): admire the striking features of Augsburg Town Hall, stop by Fuggerei, then find something for the whole family at LEGOLAND Deutschland, and finally stop by Stadtmarkt Augsburg. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Wed): examine the collection at Augsburger Puppentheatermuseum, then make a trip to Perlach Tower, and then contemplate the long history of Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Augsburg road trip site.

Traveling by car from Frankfurt to Augsburg takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Frankfurt in July since evenings lows in Augsburg dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Augsburg

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

LEGOLAND Deutschland, Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site
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LEGOLAND Deutschland ©
LEGOLAND Deutschland
Stadtmarkt Augsburg ©
Stadtmarkt Augsburg
Fuggerei ©
Fuggerei

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