5 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

5 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

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Eindhoven
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Kampen
— 1 night
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Volendam
— 1 night
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Beverwijk
— 1 night
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Delft
— 1 night
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Eindhoven
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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.
To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Eindhoven travel route tool.

Milan, Italy to Eindhoven is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Milan in August: high temperatures in Eindhoven hover around 27°C and lows are around 14°C. On the 28th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Kampen.

Things to do in Eindhoven

Museums · Fun & Games · Parks · Historic Sites
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Kampen

— 1 night
Kampen is a municipality, a city and an old Hanseatic city at the lower reaches of the river IJssel in the Dutch province of Overijssel.The municipality of Kampen had a population of in and covers an area of. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Koornmarktpoort Kampen and then make a trip to Rijksmonument Broederpoort Kampen uit 1465.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Kampen trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Eindhoven to Kampen in 2 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Kampen can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Sun) before leaving for Volendam.

Things to do in Kampen

Historic Sites
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Volendam

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): look for gifts at Hollandse Markt, enjoy some diversion at Experience Volendam, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grote Kerk, and finally examine the collection at Mondial Museum.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Volendam trip site.

Traveling by car from Kampen to Volendam takes 1.5 hours. August in Volendam sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Mon) before leaving for Beverwijk.

Things to do in Volendam

Museums · Fun & Games · Nightlife · Shopping

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Beverwijk

— 1 night
Beverwijk is a municipality and a town in the Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Duinreservaat Castricum, enjoy the sand and surf at Strand van Castricum, and then kick back and relax at Strand Heemskerk.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Beverwijk tour planning website.

Drive from Volendam to Beverwijk in an hour. In August, daytime highs in Beverwijk are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to drive to Delft.

Things to do in Beverwijk

Parks · Beaches · Wildlife · Outdoors

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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.
On the 31st (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Old Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nieuwe Kerk, see the interesting displays at Royal Delft - Koninklijke Porceleyne Fles, then relax and rejuvenate at Elysium, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Maria van Jessekerk.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Delft tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Beverwijk to Delft in an hour. In August in Delft, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. On the 1st (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Eindhoven.

Things to do in Delft

Parks · Museums · Spas · Beaches

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Eindhoven

City of Lights

To find more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Eindhoven trip planner.

You can drive from Delft to Eindhoven in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to fly back home.

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Museums · Fun & Games · Parks · Historic Sites
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The Netherlands travel guide

4.3
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.