5 days in Amsterdam, Brussels & Paris Itinerary

5 days in Amsterdam, Brussels & Paris Itinerary

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5 days in Amsterdam, Brussels & Paris Itinerary

Start: Moscow, Russia
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Amsterdam, Holland
— 1 night
train:  2​h
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 1 night
train:  1​h 30​min
3
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Moscow, Russia

1
night
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
On the 10th (Tue), stroll around Vondelpark. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, then get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, and then explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum.

To see ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam tour itinerary site .

Moscow, Russia to Amsterdam is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Moscow to Amsterdam. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Moscow in December, with highs in Amsterdam at 9°C and lows at 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Atomium, examine the collection at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), then make a trip to Grand Place, and finally admire the landmark architecture of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule).

For reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Brussels online travel planner .

Getting from Amsterdam to Brussels by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In December, plan for daily highs up to 7°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites
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Atomium ©
Atomium
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) ©
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM)

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Place de la Concorde, then steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, then admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, and finally admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Paris online trip planner .

Take a train from Brussels to Paris in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In December, daytime highs in Paris are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. On the 14th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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