19 days in Paris, Belgium & Amsterdam Itinerary

19 days in Paris, Belgium & Amsterdam Itinerary

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Start: Mumbai, India
Fly:  12 h 15 min
1
Paris, France
— 6 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Bruges, Belgium
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 6 nights
Fly:  12 h 15 min
End: Mumbai, India

6
nights
Paris, France

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Food Tours and Chartres Cathedral. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Paris: Danses Macabres d’Europe (in Meslay-le-Grenet), Monument et Parc commémoratifs du Canada à Vimy (in Givenchy-en-Gohelle) and The Trianons & The Hamlet (in Versailles). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, admire the striking features of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Reims, step off the mainland to explore Ile Saint-Louis, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chapelle Notre Dame de la Medaille Miraculeuse.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Paris trip itinerary planning site.

Mumbai, India to Paris is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 4.5 hours. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Mumbai in October; daily highs in Paris reach 19°C and lows reach 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Rouen, Reims, Danses Macabres d’Europe, Monument et Parc commémoratifs du Canada à Vimy, The Trianons & The Hamlet
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Food Tours
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Antwerpen-Centraal and Parc du Cinquantenaire. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Grand Place, explore the galleries of Atomium, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and see the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM).

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Brussels trip planning tool.

Traveling by train from Paris to Brussels takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. When traveling from Paris in October, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Brussels: temperatures range from 16°C by day to 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Bruges.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Theme Parks Tours

Side Trip

Antwerpen-Centraal
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Atomium ©
Atomium
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Antwerpen-Centraal ©
Antwerpen-Centraal

3
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Menin Gate Memorial and The Markt. When in Bruges, make a side trip to see Ghent City Center in Ghent, approximately Ghent away. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Burg Square, contemplate the long history of Historic Centre of Brugge, admire the masterpieces at Groeningemuseum, and admire the landmark architecture of Stadhuis.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Bruges travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Brussels to Bruges in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Bruges can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Menin Gate Memorial, Ghent City Center
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Menin Gate Memorial ©
Menin Gate Memorial
Ghent City Center
Ghent City Center
Burg Square ©
Burg Square

6
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Food Tours and The Jordaan. Venture out of the city with trips to Efteling (in Kaatsheuvel), Zuiderzeemuseum (in Enkhuizen) and Canals area (in Utrecht). The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, browse the collection at OBA Library of Amsterdam, and see the interesting displays at Zaanse Schans.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Amsterdam tour builder.

Drive from Bruges to Amsterdam in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Tours Theme Parks

Side Trips

Efteling, Zuiderzeemuseum, Zaanse Schans, Canals area
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Food Tours

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