12 days in Friesland Province Itinerary

12 days in Friesland Province Itinerary

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Fly to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Drive to Hindeloopen
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Hindeloopen
— 2 nights
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Terschelling
— 2 nights
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Schiermonnikoog
— 3 nights
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Hollum, Ameland
— 1 night
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Leeuwarden
— 3 nights
Drive to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Fly to Tel Aviv

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Hindeloopen — 2 nights

Hindeloopen is an old city on the North of the Netherlands on the IJsselmeer. Get some cultural insight at First Frisian Icescating Museum and Jopie Huisman Museum. Visiting IJsselmeer (Lake IJssel) and Kwekerij Siem Munster (Tulip Excursion) will get you outdoors. Explore Hindeloopen's surroundings by going to Lighthouse Urk (in Urk) and Den Oever (Afsluitdijk & ZeeVerse Vismarkt).

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Tel Aviv, Israel to Hindeloopen is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Tel Aviv to Hindeloopen is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Tel Aviv in August, plan for slightly colder days and cooler nights in Hindeloopen: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Terschelling.
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Terschelling — 2 nights

One of the Frisian Islands, Terschelling contains a large nature reserve and lives off its tourist appeal.
On the 16th (Tue), see the interesting displays at Wrakkenmuseum, then look for gifts at De Boekenboer, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Dark Sky Park de Boschplaat. On the 17th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: visit a coastal fixture at Vuurtoren Brandaris, get great views at Bunkers Terschelling, then get a new perspective on things with Viking TS3 Sleepnetvissen, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Drenkelingenhuisje Terschelling.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Terschelling day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Hindeloopen to Terschelling takes 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Schiermonnikoog.
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Schiermonnikoog — 3 nights

Schiermonnikoog is an island, a municipality, and a national park in the northern Netherlands. Get outdoors at Nationaal Park Schiermonnikoog and Nationaal Park Schiermonnikoog. Popular historic sites such as Bunker Wassermann and Noordertoren are in your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: explore the different monuments and memorials at Vredenhof, take in the exciting artwork at Hijrre Pottenbakkerij, and get a dose of the wild on Eilander Balg Express.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Schiermonnikoog trip maker tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Terschelling to Schiermonnikoog. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Hollum.
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Hollum, Ameland — 1 night

Hollum is a Dutch village on Ameland, one of the West Frisian Islands. On the 21st (Sun), examine the collection at Amelander Musea, then see what you can catch with Rondvaartbedrijf Kiewied, and then make a trip to Vuurtoren Ameland.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Hollum road trip site.

Explore your travel options from Schiermonnikoog to Hollum with the Route module. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can go by car to Leeuwarden.
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Leeuwarden — 3 nights

Leeuwarden, Stadsfries: Liwwadden) is a city and municipality with a population of 108,249 in Friesland in the Netherlands. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): meet the residents at AquaZoo and then contemplate the long history of UNESCO World Heritafe Ir. D.F. Woudagemaal. On the next day, get curious at Eise Eisinga Planetarium, get a taste of the local shopping with KunstKamer Franeker, then make a trip to De Oldehove, and finally wander the streets of Historische binnenstad Leeuwarden.

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You can drive from Hollum to Leeuwarden in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Hollum in August, expect little chillier with lows of 15°C in Leeuwarden. On the 24th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.
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