7 days in Amsterdam & Brussels Itinerary

7 days in Amsterdam & Brussels Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe Trip Planner

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
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Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

— 3 nights

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, visit Red Light District, explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, and sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Amsterdam tour itinerary maker site.

Riga, Latvia to Amsterdam is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Riga to Amsterdam is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Riga in October, expect Amsterdam to be somewhat warmer, temps between 17°C and 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums
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Brussels, Belgium

— 2 nights

Capital of Europe

The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Atomium, then see the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), then make a trip to Grand Place, and finally pause for some photo ops at Manneken Pis. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the striking features of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), buy something for everyone on your list at Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert, and then get in on the family fun at Mini-Europe.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Brussels journey planner.

Drive from Amsterdam to Brussels in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. October in Brussels sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites · Museums · Theme Parks · Shopping
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