7 days in Benelux Itinerary

7 days in Benelux Itinerary

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Fly to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Drive to Zaanstad
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Zaanstad
Drive
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Edam
— 1 night
Drive
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Volendam
— 2 nights
Taxi
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Marken
Drive
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Leiden
— 1 night
Drive
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Domburg
— 1 night
Drive
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Kinderdijk
— 1 night
Drive to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Fly to Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport

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Zaanstad

On the 25th (Thu), explore the different monuments and memorials at Begraafplaats en Crematorium Westerveld uit 1888.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Zaanstad trip planning app.

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Zaanstad is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Ljubljana in April: highs in Zaanstad hover around 15°C, while lows dip to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Edam.

Things to do in Zaanstad

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 25 — 26:

Edam

— 1 night
Edam is a city in the northwest Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. On the 26th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Edams Museum, contemplate the long history of Scheepswerf Groot, then browse the fresh offerings at Kaaswaag Edam, then pause for some serene contemplation at Grote Kerk, and finally see the interesting displays at Zaanse Schans.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Edam trip planner.

Edam is just a short distance from Zaanstad. In April, daytime highs in Edam are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel to Volendam.

Things to do in Edam

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 25 — 26:

Volendam

— 2 nights
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): look for gifts at Hollandse Markt, take an in-depth tour of Stedelijk Museum Alkmaar, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Buitencentrum Schoorlse Duinen Schoorl. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at het strand van Bergen aan Zee.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Volendam online route maker.

Volendam is just a stone's throw from Edam. In April, daytime highs in Volendam are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Marken.

Things to do in Volendam

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 26 — 28:

Marken

Marken is a village with a population of 1,810 in the municipality of Waterland in the province of North Holland in the Netherlands. On the 28th (Sun), catch all the local highlights with Amsterdam City Tours.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Marken trip itinerary builder website.

Marken is very close to Volendam. In April, daily temperatures in Marken can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Leiden.

Things to do in Marken

Tours
Find places to stay Apr 28 — 29:
Highlights from your trip

Leiden

— 1 night

Museum City

Located in the flower-growing district, Leiden has been called the most beautiful city in the Netherlands.
On the 29th (Mon), contemplate the waterfront views at Rijn (Rhine), then look for gifts at Atleest Booksellers, and then make a splash at Duinrell Amusement Park.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Leiden trip planner.

Traveling by car from Marken to Leiden takes an hour. In April, daytime highs in Leiden are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Domburg.

Things to do in Leiden

Theme Parks · Parks · Nature · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 28 — 29:
Highlights from your trip

Domburg

— 1 night
Domburg is a seaside resort on the North Sea, on the northwest coast of Walcheren in the Dutch province of Zeeland. Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Nature Reserve de Manteling, step into the grandiose world of Westhove Castle, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Oostkapelle Beach.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Domburg journey builder.

You can drive from Leiden to Domburg in 2 hours. When traveling from Leiden in April, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Domburg: temperatures range from 12°C by day to 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Kinderdijk.

Things to do in Domburg

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 29 — 30:

Kinderdijk

— 1 night
Kinderdijk is a village in the Netherlands, belonging to the municipality of Molenwaard, in the province South Holland, about 15km east of Rotterdam. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): grab your bike and head to Kinderdijk and then steep yourself in history at World Heritage Kinderdijk.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Kinderdijk travel app.

Getting from Domburg to Kinderdijk by car takes about 2 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Kinderdijk when traveling from Domburg in April, with lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kinderdijk

Historic Sites · Trails · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 1:

Zeeland Province travel guide

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