9 days in Friesland Province Itinerary

9 days in Friesland Province Itinerary

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Leeuwarden
— 3 nights
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Hollum, Ameland
— 2 nights
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Schiermonnikoog
— 1 night
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Terschelling
— 2 nights
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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. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Leeuwarden: Jopie Huisman Museum (in Workum), Franeker City Hall (in Franeker) and IJsselmeer (Lake IJssel) (in Makkum). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Fries Museum, admire the masterpieces at Het Princessehof National Museum of Ceramics, don't miss a visit to De Oldehove, and get to know the resident critters at AquaZoo.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Leeuwarden trip planner.

Amsterdam to Leeuwarden is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train. In October, daytime highs in Leeuwarden are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can drive to Hollum.
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Hollum, Ameland — 2 nights

Hollum is a Dutch village on Ameland, one of the West Frisian Islands. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): cast your line with Rondvaartbedrijf Kiewied, examine the collection at Amelander Musea, then see the interesting displays at Abraham Fock, and finally make a trip to Vuurtoren Ameland. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of Cultuurhistorisch museum Sorgdrager, stop by Kaasboerderij Ameland, then see the interesting displays at Nobels Nostalgisch Museum, and finally ride a horse along Rijstal Le Cheval.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Hollum online day trip planner.

Getting from Leeuwarden to Hollum by car takes about 2 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Schiermonnikoog.
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Schiermonnikoog — 1 night

Schiermonnikoog is an island, a municipality, and a national park in the northern Netherlands. Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): contemplate the long history of Bunker Wassermann, then visit a coastal fixture at Noordertoren, then examine the collection at Shellmuseum, and finally head off the coast to Nationaal Park Schiermonnikoog.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Schiermonnikoog trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Hollum to Schiermonnikoog. In October, daily temperatures in Schiermonnikoog can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel 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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): get a new perspective on things with Viking TS3 Sleepnetvissen, have fun and explore at Museum 't Behouden Huys, then enjoy the sea views from Vuurtoren Brandaris, then deepen your understanding at Bunkers Terschelling, and finally examine the collection at Wrakkenmuseum. On the 23rd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: settle in for a delightful tour with Terpstra Huifkartochten & Paardrijden, then head off the coast to Dark Sky Park de Boschplaat, and then examine the collection at Landbouwmuseum en Kinderboerderij 't Hooivak.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Terschelling trip builder app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Schiermonnikoog to Terschelling. October in Terschelling sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can catch the train back home.
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