24 days in Amsterdam, Paris & Madrid Itinerary

24 days in Amsterdam, Paris & Madrid Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 6 nights
2
Paris, France
— 8 nights
3
Madrid, Spain
— 8 nights

6
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Amsterdam: The Hague (Binnenhof & Ridderzaal (Inner Court & Hall of the Knights) & The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery) and Delft (Old Church & Cheese and More Delft). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at ARTIS, visit The Jordaan, and sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Amsterdam online day trip planner.

Fortaleza, Brazil to Amsterdam is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone changes from Brasilia Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 4 hour difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Fortaleza in December; daily highs in Amsterdam reach °C and lows reach °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trips

The Hague, Delft
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

8
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.
Step out of Paris to go to Versailles and see Palace of Versailles, which is approximately 48 minutes away. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and walk around Luxembourg Gardens.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Paris online travel planner.

Traveling by train from Amsterdam to Paris takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In December in Paris, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

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

8
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Madrid: Toledo (Iglesia de Las Santas Justa y Rufina, Artesanias Pedro Maldonado, &more). There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, stroll around Parque del Retiro, and have some family-friendly fun at EXIT Madrid.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Madrid trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Madrid takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Paris in January, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Madrid: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Tours Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Toledo
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro

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