7 days in Paris, Belgium & Amsterdam Itinerary

7 days in Paris, Belgium & Amsterdam Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe trip planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

7 days in Paris, Belgium & Amsterdam Itinerary

Start: Manchester, United Kingdom
Fly:  4​h 30​min
1
Paris, France
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 1 night
train:  1​h 15​min
3
Bruges, Belgium
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Amsterdam, Holland
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
End: Manchester, United Kingdom

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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): shop like a local with Champs-Elysees. On the 18th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step off the mainland to explore Île de la Cité, steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, then contemplate the long history of Arc de Triomphe, and finally admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Paris trip planner .

Manchester, UK to Paris is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In November, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 12°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Nov 17 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): explore the galleries of Atomium, examine the collection at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), then contemplate the long history of Grand Place, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule).

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Brussels holiday builder tool .

Take a train from Paris to Brussels in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In November in Brussels, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can take a train to Bruges.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 19 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Atomium ©
Atomium
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) ©
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM)

1
night
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.
On the 21st (Thu), sample the tasty concoctions at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, admire the masterpieces at Groeningemuseum, then enjoy breathtaking views from Belfry of Bruges, then look for gifts at Carpentier-Goegebeuer, and finally make a trip to The Markt.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Bruges day trip site .

Traveling by train from Brussels to Bruges takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Bruges can reach 12°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Bruges

Museums Breweries & Distilleries Shopping
Find places to stay Nov 20 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum
The Markt ©
The Markt
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan ©
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan

2
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, and then take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the galleries of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), don't miss a visit to Royal Palace Amsterdam, then sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience, and finally walk around Vondelpark.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Amsterdam trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bruges to Amsterdam in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 12°C in November, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Nov 21 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

Similar Plans

9 days in Amsterdam, Delft & Bruges BY A USER FROM INDIA October, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Switzerland & Paris BY A USER FROM INDIA October, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Zell am See & Paris BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Paris BY A USER FROM INDIA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Switzerland & Paris BY A USER FROM INDIA November, kids, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, kids, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Amsterdam, Copenhagen & Stockholm BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Belgium BY A USER FROM SWEDEN June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 5 days in Amsterdam BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL October, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Amsterdam, Paris & Switzerland BY A USER FROM INDIA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 8 days in Amsterdam BY A USER FROM GEORGIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Paris BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, teens, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, teens, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans