11 days in Copenhagen Region, Belgium & The Netherlands Itinerary

11 days in Copenhagen Region, Belgium & The Netherlands Itinerary

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11 days in Copenhagen Region, Belgium & The Netherlands Itinerary

Start: Tampa, United States
Fly + Drive:  15​h 30​min
1
Hillerod, Denmark
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  5​h 45​min
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 3 nights
Train:  1​h 15​min
3
Bruges, Belgium
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
Fly:  12​h 30​min
End: Tampa, United States

1
night
Hillerod, Denmark

Hillerod ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): contemplate the long history of The Karen Blixen Museum and then admire the masterpieces at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Frederiksborg Castle and then make a trip to Kronborg.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Hillerod trip planning app .

Tampa, USA to Hillerod is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Tampa to Hillerod due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tampa in April, expect Hillerod to be cooler, temps between 52°F and 38°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Brussels.

Things to do in Hillerod

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Kronborg, The Karen Blixen Museum
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Louisiana Museum of Modern Art ©
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
Kronborg ©
Kronborg
Frederiksborg Castle ©
Frederiksborg Castle

3
nights
Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert and René Magritte Museum. You'll explore and learn at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique and Musical Instruments Museum (MIM). Take a break from Brussels with a short trip to Antwerpen-Centraal in Antwerp, about 52 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Grand Place, examine the collection at Horta Museum (Musee Horta), explore the galleries of Atomium, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule).

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Brussels trip planning app .

Explore your travel options from Hillerod to Brussels with the Route module. In April in Brussels, expect temperatures between 55°F during the day and 39°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Bruges.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Antwerpen-Centraal
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium

2
nights
Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Elisabeth Church, get to know the fascinating history of The Princely Beguinage Ten Wijngaarde, then explore the world behind art at Groeningemuseum, then take in panoramic vistas at Belfry of Bruges, and finally look for gifts at Carpentier-Goegebeuer. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Burg Square, contemplate the long history of Historic Centre of Brugge, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of the Holy Blood, and finally view the masterpieces at Art Gallery Koetshuis.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Bruges trip itinerary planning tool .

Getting from Brussels to Bruges by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. April in Bruges sees daily highs of 56°F and lows of 40°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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The Princely Beguinage Ten Wijngaarde ©
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Zaanse Schans and Markthal. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Anne Frank House and Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House). Step out of Amsterdam to go to The Hague and see The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, which is approximately 1h 05 min away. There's more to do: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum and browse the eclectic array of goods at Albert Cuyp Market.

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Getting from Bruges to Amsterdam by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. In April, plan for daily highs up to 56°F, and evening lows to 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, Zaanse Schans, Markthal
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Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

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