10 days in The Netherlands Itinerary

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Fly to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Drive to Kaatsheuvel
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Kaatsheuvel
— 2 nights
Drive
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Maastricht
— 1 night
Drive
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Groningen
— 1 night
Drive
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Amsterdam
— 5 nights
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Kaatsheuvel — 2 nights

Kaatsheuvel is a village in the Dutch province of North Brabant, situated along highways N261 and N628. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): find something for the whole family at Efteling. On the 3rd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of St. John's Cathedral and then take an in-depth tour of World Heritage Kinderdijk.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Kaatsheuvel online route planner.

Washington, USA to Kaatsheuvel is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 6 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 52°F, and evening lows to 34°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Maastricht.
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Maastricht — 1 night

Culinary Capital of the Netherlands

With 1,677 national heritage sites, Maastricht is a town rich in history.
On the 4th (Thu), indulge your taste buds at Lambert Smeets, take in the pleasant sights at Boekhandel Dominicanen, then make a trip to Vrijthof, and finally Head underground at Maastricht Underground.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Maastricht trip app.

You can drive from Kaatsheuvel to Maastricht in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In March, daily temperatures in Maastricht can reach 51°F, while at night they dip to 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to drive to Groningen.
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Groningen — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): examine the collection at Museum Vosbergen, then deepen your understanding at Groningen Tourist Office, then admire the masterpieces at Groninger Museum, and finally view the masterpieces at Galerie MooiMan.

For photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Groningen trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Maastricht to Groningen takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 49°F in March, and nighttime lows around 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Amsterdam.
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Amsterdam — 5 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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Zaanse Schans and Body Worlds. Get a sense of the local culture at Van Gogh Museum and Anne Frank House. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, contemplate the long history of Museum Het Rembrandthuis, contemplate the waterfront views at Herengracht, and explore the engaging exhibits at Verzetsmuseum Amsterdam.

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You can drive from Groningen to Amsterdam in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between 49°F during the day and 35°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel back home.
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The Netherlands travel guide

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Low Country
The Netherlands literally means "Low Country", inspired by the country's low and flat geography, where only about 50 percent of the land exceeds one meter (three feet) above sea level. Since the late 16th century, large, flat land areas called "polders" have been reclaimed from the sea and lakes and protected by dikes, amounting to nearly 17 percent of the country's current land mass. The Netherlands is. This is small, densely populated country lies mainly in Western Europe but also includes three islands in the Caribbean; it's the main constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. The European part of the Netherlands borders Germany to the east, Belgium to the south, and the North Sea to the northwest, sharing maritime borders with Belgium, the United Kingdom and Germany. Amsterdam, The Hague, and Rotterdam serve as the three largest and most important cities in the Netherlands. Amsterdam is the country's capital, while The Hague holds the Dutch seat of government. The port of Rotterdam claims the title as the largest port in Europe, in fact, it's as large as the next three ports combined.
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