8 days in Paris, Brussels & Amsterdam Itinerary

8 days in Paris, Brussels & Amsterdam Itinerary

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

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Paris, France

Paris ©

City of Light

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Eiffel Tower and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Louvre Museum and Musee d'Orsay. There's much more to do: wander the streets of Montmartre, head off the coast to Île de la Cité, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, and admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Paris road trip planner.

London, UK to Paris is an approximately 3.5-hour train ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Paris. In September, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 70°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

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Must see
Louvre Museum
4.6
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Eiffel Tower
4.5
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Architectural Building
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris
3.6

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Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©

Capital of Europe

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 19th (Thu): steep yourself in history at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), then see the interesting displays at Atomium, then take a stroll through Place St. Gery, and finally contemplate the long history of Grand Place. On the 20th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Autoworld, then step into the grandiose world of Royal Palace of Brussels, then see the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Notre-Dame Du Finistere.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Brussels online tour itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Paris to Brussels in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. While traveling from Paris, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Brussels, ranging from highs of 65°F to lows of 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Amsterdam.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
On the 21st (Sat), take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, then wander the streets of The Jordaan, and then choose your vessel at Flagship Amsterdam. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun): explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, then admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, and then pause for some serene contemplation at De Duif.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Amsterdam online travel route planner.

Drive from Brussels to Amsterdam in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In September in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

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Must see
Anne Frank House
4.4
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Must see
Van Gogh Museum
4.5
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Art Museum
Rijksmuseum
4.6

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