17 days in Paris, Belgium & Amsterdam Itinerary

17 days in Paris, Belgium & Amsterdam Itinerary

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1
Paris, France
— 5 nights
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 5 nights
3
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 5 nights

5
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Paris: Fondation Claude Monet (in Giverny) and Palace of Versailles (in Versailles). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Champs-Elysees, steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, and stroll around Luxembourg Gardens.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Paris online vacation maker.

San Francisco, USA to Paris is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 9 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in September; daily highs in Paris reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Fondation Claude Monet, Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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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.
Change things up with a short trip to Antwerpen-Centraal in Antwerp (about 52 minutes away). There's much more to do: make a trip to Grand Place, examine the collection at Atomium, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), and explore the world behind art at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Brussels online trip maker.

Getting from Paris to Brussels by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. While traveling from Paris, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Brussels, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trip

Antwerpen-Centraal
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Atomium ©
Atomium
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique ©
Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique

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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.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, visit The Jordaan, explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, and don't miss a visit to Royal Palace Amsterdam.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam online day trip planner.

Drive from Brussels to Amsterdam in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In September, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. On the 25th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Neighborhoods Parks
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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