12 days in Paris, Brussels & Amsterdam Itinerary

12 days in Paris, Brussels & Amsterdam Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

3
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Paris: Versailles (Palace of Versailles & The Hall of Mirrors). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, wander the streets of Le Marais, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and stop by Montmartre.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Paris trip planning site.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Paris is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sao Paulo to Paris is 4 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Sao Paulo in May; daily highs in Paris reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

4
nights
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brussels: Bruges (Farmer's Market Market, Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, &more) and Antwerp (Antwerpen-Centraal & Rivierenhof). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Grand Place, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), shop like a local with Maison Particulière, and appreciate the history behind Manneken Pis.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Brussels trip maker site.

Traveling by train from Paris to Brussels takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 11th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Bruges, Antwerp
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Belfry of Bruges ©
Belfry of Bruges

3
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, stroll around Vondelpark, steep yourself in history at Begijnhof, and engage your brain at NEMO Science Museum.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Amsterdam driving holiday site.

Drive from Brussels to Amsterdam in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In May, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 14th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House

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