15 days in Amsterdam, Arnhem & South Holland Province Itinerary

15 days in Amsterdam, Arnhem & South Holland Province Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Amsterdam
— 4 nights
2
Arnhem
— 2 nights
3
The Hague
— 6 nights

4
nights
Amsterdam

Amsterdam ©
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: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience, get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, and get to know the resident critters at ARTIS.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Amsterdam trip maker site.

Christchurch, New Zealand to Amsterdam is an approximately 31-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 11 hours traveling from Christchurch to Amsterdam. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Christchurch in June: high temperatures in Amsterdam hover around 23°C and lows are around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Arnhem.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

2
nights
Arnhem

Arnhem ©
Arnhem is known mostly for its John Frost Bridge, which the British tried to secure during World War II.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Nederlands Openluchtmuseum, see the interesting displays at Museum Bronbeek, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Park Angerenstein. On the 6th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at Winery Robbers & Van Den Hoogen, explore the different monuments and memorials at Airborne Cemetery, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Burgers' Zoo and Safaripark, and finally enjoy some friendly competition at Bowlingcentrum de Schelmse Brug.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Arnhem tour site.

You can drive from Amsterdam to Arnhem in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to The Hague.

Things to do in Arnhem

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Airborne Cemetery
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Nederlands Openluchtmuseum ©
Nederlands Openluchtmuseum
Airborne Cemetery ©
Airborne Cemetery
Burgers' Zoo and Safaripark ©
Burgers' Zoo and Safaripark

6
nights
The Hague

The Hague ©
Known as the "judicial capital of the world," The Hague is the center for everything official in the Netherlands: the home of the Dutch government and parliament, the workplace of the King and Queen, and the base of many international affairs such as the International Court of Justice and the International Criminal Court.
Change things up with these side-trips from The Hague: Old Church (in Delft) and Euromast (in Rotterdam). There's much more to do: take in the exciting artwork at The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, make a trip to Beestenmarkt, ponder the world of politics at Binnenhof & Ridderzaal (Inner Court & Hall of the Knights), and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To find photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the The Hague driving holiday planner.

You can take a train from Arnhem to The Hague in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in The Hague are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in The Hague

Museums · Theme Parks · Parks

Side Trips

Delft, Euromast
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The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery ©
The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery
Old Church ©
Old Church
Nieuwe Kerk ©
Nieuwe Kerk

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