9 days in Amsterdam & Rotterdam Itinerary

9 days in Amsterdam & Rotterdam Itinerary

Created using Inspirock The Netherlands trip itinerary builder

Make it your trip
Fly
1
Amsterdam
— 4 nights
Drive
2
Rotterdam
— 4 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
26
27
28
29
30
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16

Amsterdam

— 4 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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Room Escape Games as well as Amsterdam Withlocals. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, explore and take pictures at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), take in the architecture and atmosphere at De Duif, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at ARTIS.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Amsterdam trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Istanbul, Turkey to Amsterdam is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Turkey Time (TRT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -2 hour difference. When traveling from Istanbul in October, plan for a bit cooler days in Amsterdam, with highs around 17°C, while nights are much colder with lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Rotterdam.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 2 — 6:

Rotterdam

— 4 nights

Manhattan on the Maas

Located in the South Holland province, Rotterdam is one of the Netherlands' most lively cities, as well as one of the largest trading ports in the world.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rotterdam: The Hague (Madurodam & Peace Palace). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Old Church, take in panoramic vistas at Euromast, and take in the views from Erasmus Bridge.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Rotterdam online tour planner.

Getting from Amsterdam to Rotterdam by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In October in Rotterdam, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 9°C at night. You'll set off for home on the 10th (Sun).

Things to do in Rotterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 6 — 10: