14-Day Road Trip to the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium

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14 days & 13 nights
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Jan. - Dec.
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13 nights included
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14 days included
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Embark on an unforgettable 14-day multi-country road trip across the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium! If traveling through picturesque landscapes and immersing yourself in the captivating cultures of destinations like Amsterdam, Cologne, Reims, and Brussels sounds like your idea of a great vacation, this iconic European tour is for you.

This enchanting 14-day multi-country tour allows you to journey through 4 extraordinary countries in Europe.

In the first leg of your journey, you'll find yourself in the heart of the Netherlands, a land filled with treasures waiting to be discovered. Explore charming locales such as Amsterdam and Breda, where picturesque vistas and cultural gems await your exploration.

As you move on to the second country, Germany, prepare to be mesmerized by its diverse and vibrant landscapes. Immerse yourself in the allure of Cologne and Aachen, where every street tells a story, and every corner reveals a new adventure.

Continuing your journey, you'll step into the captivating realm of France. This country's charm is boundless, and you'll be impressed by the wonders of Reims, Chelles, and Paris. From ancient architecture to culinary delights, France invites you to immerse yourself in its rich culture and experience a voyage like no other.

As your Euro trip unfolds, you'll find yourself in Belgium. Belgium offers a multitude of experiences to explore in destinations like Brussels. Whether you seek relaxation or crave excitement, Belgium promises an unforgettable journey filled with unforgettable moments.

With this ultimate European tour package, you'll experience the essence of 4 incredible countries, each offering a tapestry of experiences that will leave you with lasting memories.

In more detail, this carefully crafted travel itinerary invites you to stay 4 nights in the Netherlands, 2 nights in Germany, 5 nights in France, and 2 nights in Belgium. During these 14 days, you will be able to fully embrace the extraordinary beauty and immersive wonders of top destinations such as Amsterdam, Cologne, Reims, and Brussels and beyond.

Throughout your tour around Europe, you’ll stay at some of the best accommodations along your route. Our recommendations always include options with varying levels of comfort, usually meaning a range of 3 to 5-star hotels that cater to various preferences and budgets.

In the Netherlands for example, you can choose between luxury treatment at the 5-star Pestana Amsterdam Riverside, immaculate service and atmosphere at a 3-star hotel like MOXY Amsterdam Houthavens, or comfort on a budget at the stellar CITIEZ Hotel Amsterdam, a 3-star hotel.

Similarly, in Germany, the choice stands between accommodations such as the more affordable 3-star the niu Mill, the mid-range 4-star Mercure Hotel Severinshof Koeln City, and the luxurious 5-star Cologne Marriott Hotel.

You can review and select your preferred accommodation for each destination of your road trip around the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium in the booking widget to the right of your screen or by scrolling down to the travel itinerary for each day of your trip.

Upon your arrival in the Netherlands, you’ll be greeted by the captivating city of Amsterdam. Here, you're going to collect your chosen rental car and begin your 14-day adventure. While in Amsterdam, you’ll have the chance to visit some of the best attractions in the city, including Rijksmuseum and the fascinating Van Gogh Museum. This is only the start of all the wonders you'll be able to experience throughout your tour around Europe.

Your multi-country road trip brings you close to some of Europe’s most iconic attractions and landmarks, such as Cologne’s Cologne Cathedral and Reims's iconic Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Reims. In Brussels, marvel at the extraordinary Grand Place. From must-see attractions to breathtaking viewpoints, this meticulously crafted itinerary promises you a glimpse into the unique features of this region in Europe.

Your ultimate multi-country road trip across the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium will not be complete without indulging in some retail therapy!

Shop at the popular shopping centers in Amsterdam, Cologne, Reims, and Brussels and embark on a quest for rare souvenirs to give your friends and family back home. Shopping abroad is a fun experience that allows you to discover exclusive items that may not be available in your home country. Beyond the thrill of buying unique goods, it’s also an amazing opportunity to immerse in local customs and interact with friendly locals at every stop.

By booking this holiday package, you can save yourself from the tedious task of researching and planning your road trip in Europe. We'll handle all the travel arrangements for your 14-day self-drive adventure in the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium. With our expertise, you can enjoy a hassle-free experience and focus on immersing yourself in incredible destinations without the stress of organizing every detail.

Make the most of this multi-country holiday package by adapting it to your needs. Effortlessly include top-tier car rental services and drive through the continent’s enchanting landscapes with confidence. The included insurance coverage ensures a seamless and stress-free journey. Choose from a range of lavish or wallet-friendly lodgings to wake up well-rested on each day of your trip. Add flight tickets for a smooth arrival and departure. Lastly, upgrade your road trip experience with the best tours and activities along your route to have something fun to look forward to at each destination.

This holiday deal also comes with 24/7 travel support and a step-by-step guide accessible via our mobile app to assist you throughout your journey.

Discover breathtaking landscapes, diverse cultures, and iconic landmarks in multiple European countries in one epic road trip! Travel across borders and experience the freedom of the open road as you create lifelong memories in the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium.

Choose your travel dates today and start planning your unforgettable multi-country road trip with Guide to Europe!

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Hotel, 13 nights
Rental car, 14 days
CDW Insurance
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Personal travel agent
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Destinations

Amsterdam Netherlands dancing houses over river Amstel landmark in old european city spring landscape.Amsterdam / 3 nights
Paris, France. Panoramic view from Arc de Triomphe. Eiffel Tower and Avenue des Champs Elysees. Europe.Paris / 4 nights
Cologne Aerial view with trains move on a bridge over the Rhine River on which cargo barges and passenger ships ply. Majestic Cologne Cathedral in the background.Cologne / 2 nights
Aachen - city in GermanyAachen
Brussels, Grand Place in beautiful summer sunrise, BelgiumBrussels / 2 nights
Rotterdam - city in NetherlandsRotterdam
East Flanders - region in BelgiumEast Flanders
Reims - city in FranceReims / 1 night
Photo of beautiful Cityscape of Breda with the big church, The Netherlands.Breda
Photo of the Chelles canal lock, France.Chelles

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Attractions

Photo of Eiffel Tower in Paris, France best Destinations in Europe.Eiffel Tower
Photo of beautiful summer view of Louvre Museum, one of the world's most important museums, historic monument and parisian landmark, Paris, France.Louvre Museum
Photo of Disneyland Paris castle, France.Disneyland Paris
Photo of Arc de Triomphe  Early in the morning with the French flag, France.Arc de Triomphe
Photo of Champ de Mars view from top of Eiffel tower looking down see the entire city as a beautiful classic architecture, France.Champ de Mars
Photo of beautiful Grand Place surrounded by guild halls in Brussels, Belgium.Grand-Place
Photo of the Sacred Heart (Sacre Cœur Basilica),on Montmartre hill, Paris, France.Sacré-Cœur
Photo of Luxembourg gardens and palace with puffy clouds in Paris, France.Jardin du Luxembourg
Photo of Corner of the Tuileries Garden with flower bed and alley with sculptures in Paris in springtime, France.Tuileries Garden
Photo of Rijksmuseum museum with Amsterdam words in front of it, Amsterdam, Netherlands.Rijksmuseum
Photo of the renewed Van Gogh museum on the museum square in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.Van Gogh Museum
AtomiumAtomium
Photo of the Musee d'Orsay is a museum in Paris, France, on the Left Bank of the Seine.Musée d'Orsay
Photo of view of a traditional African landscape with straw huts in the steppe at the zoo Pairi Daiza, Belgium.Pairi Daiza
Photo of aerial view from the Westerkerk to the Anne Frank House and Canal with boats in Amsterdam.Anne Frank House
Photo of Cologne Cathedral, a Roman Catholic Gothic cathedral in Cologne, Germany.Cologne Cathedral
photo of La Villette Park with the Canal of the Basin of the Villette with boat at beautiful morning in Paris, France.La Villette
Keukenhof HOLLANDKeukenhof
Place de la ConcordePlace de la Concorde
Photo of pond and beautiful blooming tulips in Vondelpark, Amsterdam.Vondelpark
Photo of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris on a bright afternoon in Spring, France.Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris
Photo of The Panthéon is a monument in the 5th arrondissement of Paris, France.Panthéon
Photo of royal Palace at the Dam Square in Amsterdam, Netherlands.Dam Square
photo of the beautiful Jardin des Plantes at morning in Paris is the main botanical garden in France.Jardin des plantes
Photo of Polar beer walking outside, in the zoo, Diergaarde Blijdorp, The Netherlands.Diergaarde Blijdorp
Photo of two Sri Lanka panthers rest on a large boulder in Burgers' Zoo in The Netherlands.Royal Burgers' Zoo
Sainte-ChapelleSainte Chapelle
Photo of Parc du Cinquantenaire with the triumphal arch. Brussels, Belgium.Cinquantenaire
Royal Gallery of Saint Hubert, Îlot Sacré, Quartier du Centre - Centrumwijk, Brussels, City of Brussels, Brussels-Capital, BelgiumRoyal Gallery of Saint Hubert
Photo of a lion taking a well-deserved rest at Artis zoo after being fed, Amsterdam.Artis
Photo of The Science Center NEMO at Osterdok, Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands.NEMO Science Center
Pont Alexandre IIIPont Alexandre III
Cologne Chocolate Museum, Altstadt-Süd, Innenstadt, Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, GermanyCologne Chocolate Museum
Photo of the historic city of Ghent with famous medieval Gravensteen Castle on a beautiful sunny day with blue sky and clouds in summer, Belgium.Gravensteen
Photo of aerial view of Safaripark Beekse Bergen, Netherlands.Beekse Bergen
Cologne Zoological Garden, Riehl, Nippes, Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, GermanyCologne Zoological Garden
Photo of building of the European parliament is one of the most spectacular buildings in brussels and adjacent park is popular place to relax, Belgium.Brussels Park
photo of Innovative cube houses in the Dutch port city of Rotterdam.Cube House
St Michael and St Gudula Cathedral, Brussels, Quartier de la Cathédrale, Brussels, City of Brussels, Brussels-Capital, BelgiumSt Michael and St Gudula Cathedral, Brussels
photo of view of Square version of the cathedral of Aachen, Germany with night blue sky. Aachen, Germany.Aachen Cathedral
Photo of attractive view of Renowned Erasmusbrug (Swan Bridge) in Rotterdam in front of Port and Harbour.Erasmusbrug
Photo of the Mont des Arts or Kunstberg is an urban complex and historic site in the centre of Brussels, Belgium. Architecture and landmarks of Brussels.Mont des Arts - Kunstberg
Old Market, Altstadt-Nord, Innenstadt, Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, GermanyOld Market
Saint Bavo's Cathedral, Ghent, Gent, East Flanders, Flanders, BelgiumSaint Bavo's Cathedral
Sleeping Beauty Castle
Het Belfort van Gent, Ghent, Gent, East Flanders, Flanders, BelgiumHet Belfort van Gent
Ludwig Forum for International Art, Aachen-Mitte, Aachen, Städteregion Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, GermanyLudwig Forum for International Art
Suermondt-Ludwig-MuseumSuermondt-Ludwig-Museum

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Jan 1 - Jan 14

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Day 1 – Amsterdam - arrival day

Day 1

Day 1 – Amsterdam - arrival day

  • Amsterdam - Arrival day
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Your unforgettable multi-country road trip in the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium begins the moment you arrive in the awe-inspiring city of Amsterdam in the Netherlands. You’ll check in at a top-rated hotel and stay in Amsterdam for 2 nights.

Catch an early flight to the Netherlands to enjoy as much time as possible exploring Amsterdam before it’s time to hit the road and drive to your next destination. Discover the city’s rich history, breathtaking sights, and lively atmosphere with visits to the most popular attractions.

After a long journey to Amsterdam, we're here to ensure you have a comfortable and enjoyable start to your road trip adventure. Your first accommodation will be located in central Amsterdam, making sightseeing in the city effortless.

One of the premier hotel choices in Amsterdam is the 3-star MOXY Amsterdam Houthavens. This hotel has an average rating of 4 out of 5 stars by 1,762 guests.

If you’re craving a lavish escape at a 5-star luxury hotel, we recommend booking a room at the Pestana Amsterdam Riverside. This hotel is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 4,074 guests.

If you want a more affordable place to spend the night, your best option is the 3-star CITIEZ Hotel Amsterdam. This budget hotel has an average rating of 4 out of 5 stars by 2,462 guests.

As the day unfolds, you’ll be delighted to find that the city of Amsterdam boasts an array of restaurants and bars catering to every budget. Take this opportunity to sample the distinctive flavors of the Netherlands.

Enjoy a menu that has earned it a prestigious Michelin rating.

If you’re looking for a bar to end the evening at, many locals recommend Proeflokaal Arendsnest, claiming it’s one of the best in the city. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 3,048 customers.

Another popular place to go for a drink is Café ZILT, rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 705 customers.

Bar Oldenhof is a place where you can easily spend an hour or two of fun or relaxation. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 525 customers.

Your multi-country road trip in the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium has only just begun. Brace yourself for more exciting days to come as you cross country borders in the comfort of your rental car and discover the most unique attractions, activities, and foods of each destination.

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Day 2 – Amsterdam

Day 2

Day 2 – Amsterdam

  • Amsterdam
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Drive 21 km, 1 hour 18 min

  • Rijksmuseum
  • Vondelpark
  • Van Gogh Museum
  • Anne Frank House
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On day 2, you will wake up in North Holland with an entire day of wonders ahead of you! You still have 1 night left in Amsterdam before it’s time to get back on the road and continue your European tour across the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium.

Explore multiple popular travel destinations in Amsterdam today. Begin your sightseeing with a visit to the outstanding Rijksmuseum. This attraction boasts an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 85,768 visitors and attracts around 2,700,000 curious travelers annually.

Next, discover the charms of the popular Vondelpark. This incredible attraction and park holds an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars, thanks to 49,731 visitors.

According to travelers in Amsterdam, the extraordinary Van Gogh Museum is a must-see attraction. This crowd-favorite destination and museum gets around 2,161,160 visits annually and is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 80,478 visitors.

As the day moves along, don’t miss out the incredible museum, Anne Frank House. Up to 1,195,456 people visit this attraction every year, and around 61,973 visitors have rated it an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Your destination has so much to offer to all kinds of travelers. Discover more about this place and add more excitement to your vacation in Amsterdam in the Netherlands by embarking on popular tours and excursions. Joining tours will give you a deeper understanding of Amsterdam’s history and culture while meeting other adventurers like you.

By dinnertime, you’ll be ready to savor the tastiest bites and enjoy lively vibes in central Amsterdam. From mouthwatering restaurants to happening bars, we've got the inside scoop on where to eat and drink at this stop on your multi-country road trip across the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium.

When you’re ready to eat, we recommend you satisfy your food cravings at Restaurant Moeders. Known for serving delicious foods, this restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 3,647 customers.

Café restaurant van Kerkwijk is another of the best eating spots in Amsterdam. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,859 customers and is a great place to explore unique flavors.

Unwind after a long day in one of the best and most popular bars in Amsterdam, SkyLounge Amsterdam. This famous place has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 6,266 customers.

Another trendy bar is Excalibur Café. This bar’s extensive drink menu, amazing vibe, and friendly atmosphere have earned it an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars, based on the reviews of 3,047 customers.

Take in the ambiance of Amsterdam as this vacation day slowly comes to an end. Whether you’re going bar hopping or you decide on a quiet night at your hotel, you have another exciting day of your road trip to look forward to!

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Day 3 – Amsterdam and Cologne

Day 3

Day 3 – Amsterdam and Cologne

  • Amsterdam
  • Cologne
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Drive 277 km, 3 hours 15 min

  • Artis
  • NEMO Science Center
  • Royal Burgers' Zoo
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On day 3 of your exciting European self-drive vacation in the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium, you’ll soak in the magnificence of 3 destinations, North Holland and Gelderland in the Netherlands and Cologne in Germany. When you’re not exploring the city and its surrounding areas, take time to relax at your selected hotel in Cologne, where you’ll be staying for 2 nights.

You'll enjoy easy access to the most remarkable sights in Amsterdam, including the outstanding NEMO Science Museum. Having an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 29,256 reviews and welcoming more than 502,990 visitors each year, this fascinating museum and attraction is one of the top travel destinations in the region.

As you’ve unraveled the marvels of Amsterdam, it’s time to gear up for the next part of your European road trip adventure. Set course for Germany! Under favorable conditions, your drive to Cologne may take around 3 hours.

Upon your arrival in North Holland you’ll be greeted with an exciting opportunity to do some sightseeing and exploring. Immerse yourself in the unique charm of this region and discover some of its most popular sights.

ARTIS is a travelers’ favorite in North Holland, and today you’ll have the opportunity to discover it too! This one-of-a-kind attraction is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 30,201 visitors. More than 1,400,000 people visit this extraordinary zoo and local gem every year to experience its uniqueness.

Witness the landscapes transform.

Your destination has so much to offer to all kinds of travelers. Discover more about this place and add more excitement to your vacation in Cologne in Germany by embarking on popular tours and excursions. Joining tours will give you a deeper understanding of Cologne’s history and culture while meeting other adventurers like you.

After an exciting day of sightseeing, it’s time to check in at your accommodation in Cologne. This is not only a place to sleep but your home away from home, offering a warm welcome after a long day on the road.

One of the premier hotel choices in Cologne is the 4-star Mercure Hotel Severinshof Koeln City. This hotel has an average rating of 4 out of 5 stars by 2,157 guests.

If you’re craving a lavish escape at a 5-star luxury hotel, we recommend booking a room at the Cologne Marriott Hotel. This hotel is rated an average of 4.2 out of 5 stars by 2,947 guests.

If you want a more affordable place to spend the night, your best option is the 3-star the niu Mill. This budget hotel has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 304 guests.

As the sun sets on day 3 of your multi-country road trip in Europe, prepare for a culinary journey. Navigate through Cologne's top restaurants and eateries, each offering a local taste of Germany to remember your trip by. After a fulfilling dinner, dive into the city’s local nightlife. Whether you prefer the bustling energy of popular pubs or want to take in the ambiance of a quiet bar, Cologne has them.

Craftbeer Corner Coeln offers great food and ambiance and is well-loved in the area.

Another top-rated restaurant worth trying in Cologne is the popular Gruber's. With an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 625 customers, this restaurant is an excellent dining option.

If you feel like having something else, check out Gaffel am Dom I Kölsches Brauhaus und Wirtshaus I Brauhaus Köln. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 6,484 customers, which speaks volumes about its quality.

Unwind after a long day in one of the best and most popular bars in Cologne, Craftbeer Corner Coeln. This famous place has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 1,165 customers.

Another trendy bar is Toddy Tapper. This bar’s extensive drink menu, amazing vibe, and friendly atmosphere have earned it an average of 4.9 out of 5 stars, based on the reviews of 590 customers.

Locals also recommend ONA MOR Bar. This bar’s welcoming atmosphere has earned it an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars, thanks to the reviews of 548 delighted customers.

Take in the ambiance of Cologne as this vacation day slowly comes to an end. Whether you’re going bar hopping or you decide on a quiet night at your hotel, you have another exciting day of your road trip to look forward to!

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Day 4 – Cologne

Day 4

Day 4 – Cologne

  • Cologne
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Drive 16 km, 56 min

  • Cologne Chocolate Museum
  • Old Market
  • Cologne Cathedral
  • Cologne Zoological Garden
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Day 4 of your multi-country road trip promises a full day of discoveries in beautiful Cologne. Enjoy time off the road as you’ll be staying in the city for 1 night more before hitting the road again.

Something that makes Cologne the perfect holiday destination is that the city offers easy access to many popular places of interest, like the outstanding museum, Cologne Chocolate Museum. This local gem has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 28,752 visitors.

The famous Old Market is another remarkable sightseeing hotspot in the area. As one of Cologne's most remarkable sights, there's no wonder why around 10,413 travelers have rated this incredible travel destination an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars in reviews.

Cologne is also home to the extraordinary Cologne Cathedral, which boasts a 4.8 out of 5 star rating in 57,506 traveler reviews. This stunning church and local feature draws more than 5,000,000 visitors on an annual basis, captivating the hearts of travelers with its unique charm.

Another place you’ll want to visit is the captivating Cologne Zoological Garden. With an impressive average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from a total of 25,089 reviews, a visit to this wonderful zoo and tourist destination is truly a great idea.

Make more amazing memories during your vacation in Germany by adding tours and activities to your travel itinerary. Tours are another exciting way to experience the best of Cologne, immersing in local customs and meeting new friends.

As the day unfolds, you’ll be delighted to find that the city of Cologne boasts an array of restaurants and bars catering to every budget. Take this opportunity to sample the distinctive flavors of Germany.

At the top-rated restaurant Gilden im Zims, you can enjoy a mouthwatering selection of food and drinks. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 5,823 customers.

If you feel like having something else, Gaststätte Lommerzheim is another great place to eat. This fantastic restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 3,487 customers.

A third restaurant you could check out is Jameson Pub Cologne. Jameson Pub Cologne offers a menu of delicious dishes that are sure to satisfy your hunger. We will let its excellent rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 3,308 customers speak for itself.

After your meal, continue your getaway at one of the hottest bars in the city, Gaffel am Dom I Kölsches Brauhaus und Wirtshaus I Brauhaus Köln. This bar has an impressive average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 6,484 customers.

Alternatively, you can grab a few shots of your favorite drink and have an amazing night at the famous Gilden im Zims. This incredible bar has a vibrant atmosphere and plays great music, worthy of its average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 5,823 customers.

Gaststätte Lommerzheim cannot be missed with its wide selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. 3,487 bar lovers have given this place a seal of approval with their 4.7 out of 5 stars average rating.

Spend the evening looking over your itinerary for tomorrow and reminisce about what you’ve seen and done so far on your European road trip adventure. New experiences await!

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Day 5 – Cologne, Aachen, and Reims

Day 5

Day 5 – Cologne, Aachen, and Reims

  • Aachen
  • Reims
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Drive 388 km, 4 hours 42 min

  • Ludwig Forum for International Art
  • Suermondt-Ludwig-Museum
  • Aachen Cathedral
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Experience an unparalleled adventure on day 5 of your multi-country journey across the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium. This exciting part of your road trip invites you to discover the renowned landmarks in 2 vibrant destinations - Aachen in Germany and Reims in France. After a day filled with exploration and new experiences, you will retreat for a restful slumber at one of the best hotels in Reims. You will spend 1 night here for some well-deserved relaxation.

After soaking in Cologne’s unique atmosphere, jump back into your car with a full heart, and drive in the direction of your next destination: Reims, France. Expect your car journey to last a minimum of 4 hours and 31 minutes.

To make your day special, check out all the available tours and tickets in the city!

Reims has something for every interest and travel budget.

An exhilarating day of exploring and driving will have you longing for a comfortable bed at the end of the day. Fortunately, Reims’s top hotels offer a lovely retreat at day’s end. Choose from options ranging from budget to luxury.

Enjoy a luxurious stay at the magnificent La Caserne Chanzy Hotel & Spa, Autograph Collection, situated in central Reims. This splendid 4-star hotel boasts an impressive rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 1,433 guests.

The amazing Best Western Plus Hotel de la Paix garners an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 5,074 satisfied guests.

Budget-conscious travelers can also find an ideal stay at the charming Novotel Suites Reims Centre Hotel. This top-rated affordable 4-star hotel in Reims has received an admirable rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars from 1,989 guests.

As the day unfolds, you’ll be delighted to find that the city of Reims boasts an array of restaurants and bars catering to every budget. Take this opportunity to sample the distinctive flavors of France.

An excellent option is Dropkick bar, which is a popular restaurant with an exciting menu. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 738 customers.

Another top-rated restaurant to consider is Le Riad. This restaurant is popular with locals as well as travelers and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 788 customers.

A favorite place to eat among many who have visited Reims is Au Cul de Poule. This irresistible restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 741 customers.

A visit to a top-rated local bar is one of the most refreshing ways to cap off a beautiful night in Reims. At Dropkick bar, you can enjoy a mix of fun and relaxation. This bar is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 738 customers.

Alternatively, unwind and relive your best memories of this day of your adventure at Le Clos, another popular bar in the city. Customers have rated this fantastic bar an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars in 878 reviews.

Au Fût et à mesure is also one of the best places in Reims where you can let loose and enjoy some celebratory drinks. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 532 customers.

Celebrate day 5 of your multi-country road trip in Europe with a toast, and look forward to more memorable moments to come!

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Day 6 – Reims, Chelles, and Paris

Day 6

Day 6 – Reims, Chelles, and Paris

  • Paris
  • Chelles
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Drive 156 km, 1 hour 59 min

  • Disneyland Paris
  • Sleeping Beauty Castle
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Embark on another extraordinary experience on day 6 of your multi-country road trip in Europe, where you’ll be making 2 stops. Today you will experience some of the highlights of this European tour package, that is, the wonderful destinations of Chelles and Paris in France. At the end of the day, you will enjoy the comforts of a top-rated hotel in Paris. Paris will be your home for 4 nights.

Embrace the thrill of the open road as you wave goodbye to Reims and set your GPS to Paris. While on the road, immerse yourself in your favorite road trip tunes or sample the sounds from a local radio station. This car ride usually takes around 1 hour and 50 minutes.

Fasten your seatbelt and journey to your next stop.

To make your fun escapade in Paris, France even more exciting, we recommend you check out all the tours and activities you can add to your itinerary. Joining tours is an incredible way to visit wonderful places and meet new friends.

Relax your senses after a day of exhilarating activities and fun exploration. Retreat to one of the best accommodations in Paris.

For an unforgettable stay, we suggest checking in at the Okko Hotels Paris Porte de Versailles, a top-notch 4-star hotel right in the heart of Paris. With a remarkable 4.2 out of 5 stars from 819 delighted guests, this hotel is sure to exceed your expectations.

Indulge in luxurious comfort at Toureifelchampselysee, a 5-star gem in Paris. With an impressive 4 out of 5 stars based on 97 guest reviews, this apartment offers an unparalleled experience.

For the budget-conscious traveler, we highly recommend Hotel Ariane Montparnasse, a fantastic 3-star hotel in Paris. With a commendable 3.7 out of 5 stars from 419 satisfied guests, this 3-star accommodation is a superb choice.

Before this memorable day of your vacation comes to a close, treat your palate to a taste of France's delectable cuisine at one of Paris's best restaurants. After a nice meal, enhance your vacation experience by enjoying the local nightlife or unwinding with a drink or two in the city’s most recommended bars.

We recommend you eat at a restaurant that locals enjoy, like the fantastic Restaurant Guy Savoy. This excellent restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,143 customers.

Alternatively, check out the menu at Le Bistrot Du Perigord. Considered one of the best restaurants in Paris, it has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 584 customers.

If you’re curious about more of the best restaurants in Paris, Kitchen Galerie Bis is one to check out. Kitchen Galerie Bis is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 512 customers.

If you’re looking for a bar to end the evening at, many locals recommend Le Calbar, claiming it’s one of the best in the city. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 775 customers.

Another popular place to go for a drink is Little Red Door, rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,722 customers.

As the night falls in Paris, take a moment to savor the experiences of the day. Wash away your fatigue with a drink, or lay back and relax at your hotel, and look forward to another thrilling day of your multi-country journey across Europe.

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Day 7 – Paris

Day 7

Day 7 – Paris

  • Paris
  • More

Drive 6 km, 24 min

  • Musée d'Orsay
  • Pont Alexandre III
  • Place de la Concorde
  • Tuileries Garden
  • Louvre Museum
  • More

Wake up and see what day 7 of your great European road trip in the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium has in store for you! You will be staying in Paris for 3 nights before continuing your journey to the next destination.

A favorite among locals and travelers alike in Paris is the fantastic Musée d'Orsay, attracting around 3,651,616 visitors every year. As an appreciated museum and local gem in the area, Musée d'Orsay has earned an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 71,115 reviews.

Next up on your agenda, you will find the extraordinary Pont Alexandre III. This attraction is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 27,899 visitors, so don't miss the opportunity to experience it for yourself!

Join countless others in discovering the allure of Place de la Concorde, a standout attraction that's captivated the hearts of many. It has a stellar rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 54,229 reviewers.

Experience the magic that has drawn so many to the doorstep of the outstanding Tuileries Garden. This park is a highly recommended attraction in the city boasting an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars in 92,172 visitor reviews.

Just around the corner lies the magnificent Louvre Museum, a popular museum and attraction many visitors enjoy. More than 260,788 people have rated this attraction an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars. Immerse yourself in its charm and join the 2,825,000 annual explorers who can't resist what Paris has to offer.

While in Paris, take the chance to join a popular tour to experience something one-of-a-kind during your getaway in France. Check out all the tours Paris offers, and personalize your vacation package to your preferences for an amazing day in the city.

Before this memorable day of your vacation comes to a close, treat your palate to a taste of France's delectable cuisine at one of Paris's best restaurants. After a nice meal, enhance your vacation experience by enjoying the local nightlife or unwinding with a drink or two in the city’s most recommended bars.

According to reviews, Le Train Bleu is one of the absolute best places to eat in the city of Paris. At this restaurant, you’ll enjoy a great atmosphere and a fantastic food and drinks menu. Le Train Bleu is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 6,110 customers.

Alternatively, if you’re curious to try one of the locals’ favorites, check out The Bombardier. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,775 customers and guarantees you a nice dining experience to end your day.

When your taste buds call for something different, you may want to pay Jules Verne a visit instead. This restaurant is a top recommendation often mentioned by both travelers as well as locals. Jules Verne has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,525 customers.

Spend the night downing a few shots of your favorite cocktail at The Bombardier. This bar is among the most recommended in the city, with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 1,775 customers.

Put your worries away as you toast to a fantastic night at Experimental Cocktail Club. This famous bar in Paris is a local favorite with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 1,338 customers.

This bar is known for its many choices of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks that will electrify your senses.

Savor the moment and raise a toast to yet another amazing day of your vacation in the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium! Enjoy your evening in Paris to the fullest by mingling with the locals at a bar, taking a stroll around the city center, or simply just relaxing.

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Day 8 – Paris

Day 8

Day 8 – Paris

  • Paris
  • More

Drive 7 km, 33 min

  • Jardin des plantes
  • Panthéon
  • Jardin du Luxembourg
  • Sainte Chapelle
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris
  • More

On day 8, you will wake up in Paris with an entire day of wonders ahead of you! You still have 2 nights left in Paris before it’s time to get back on the road and continue your European tour across the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium.

You'll enjoy easy access to the most remarkable sights in Paris, including the outstanding Jardin des Plantes. Having an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars in 40,461 reviews, this fascinating park and attraction is one of the top travel destinations in the city.

Paris is also home to the captivating Panthéon, one of the highlights of the city. About 43,649 visitors have rated this incredible site with 4.6 out of 5 stars, proving its popularity.

The extraordinary Luxembourg Gardens is another unforgettable place you can visit on this leg of your journey in Paris. This extraordinary park and tourist hot spot boasts a rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 94,043 travelers.

A trip to the wonderful Sainte-Chapelle will inspire you. Visitors have rated their experience at this amazing church and attraction an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 32,376 reviews.

Soak in Paris's rich culture at the fantastic Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris. Further proving its status as one of the best places to visit in Paris is its overall rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 45,788 visitor reviews. Every year, travelers of more than 12,000,000 in count gather around this fascinating church and sightseeing spot to appreciate its unique features.

To double the fun and excitement on your vacation in France, we also recommend adding tours to your travel itinerary. Tours are a great way to engage in immersive activities, meet other vacationers like you, and experience Paris's unique culture.

This fantastic excursion will show you around famous sights in Paris.

As the sun dips under the horizon, freshen up and head out to discover the best dining spots in Paris. Check out our recommendations on where to wine and dine while seeing this marvelous destination in France in a new light. After dinner, head out to a bar to relax, mingle with the locals, and raise a toast to your unforgettable road trip vacation in Europe.

This establishment’s pleasant ambiance and food choices have left a lasting impression on everyone who chose to dine here.

Wrap up your evening by visiting the renowned The Highlander, a must-visit hotspot in the city of Paris. This bar has garnered an impressive average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars, backed by 1,285 delighted customers.

Alternatively, quench your thirst at the popular Velvet Bar Paris, consistently rated 4.5 out of 5 stars in reviews.

Or, for an authentic local recommendation, head over to Café de Paris V, one of the top-rated bars in Paris, with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 981 satisfied customers.

As the night falls in Paris, take a moment to savor the experiences of the day. Wash away your fatigue with a drink, or lay back and relax at your hotel, and look forward to another thrilling day of your multi-country journey across Europe.

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Day 9 – Paris

Day 9

Day 9 – Paris

  • Paris
  • More

Drive 33 km, 1 hour 37 min

  • Champ de Mars
  • Eiffel Tower
  • Arc de Triomphe
  • Sacré-Cœur
  • La Villette
  • More

Day 9 of your multi-country road trip promises a full day of discoveries in beautiful Paris. Enjoy time off the road as you’ll be staying in the city for 1 night more before hitting the road again.

A tour of Paris is not complete without a visit to the famous Champ de Mars. This incredible park and attraction has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 172,488 travelers.

Make the most of your Paris travel adventure by seeing another popular site, the wonderful Eiffel Tower. This destination is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 322,389 travelers and gets around 6,207,303 annual visits.

You can then move on to the incredible Arc de Triomphe for an experience worth remembering. This local museum and standout destination has received an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 193,235 visitors, with up to 2,743,823 people including this popular attraction in their Paris tour itinerary each year.

Another stop we recommend you add to your Paris sightseeing list is the remarkable church, Sacré-Cœur. Sought after by many travelers from around the world, Sacré-Cœur has received 4.7 out of 5 stars from 118,527 visitors. More than 11,000,000 people visit this impressive attraction annually.

If you want to discover more, consider stopping by the famous La Villette. This amazing site is a wonderful park with more than 56,497 wanderlust-filled travelers rating it an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars.

Elevate your experience in Paris by engaging in exhilarating activities and joining tours that uncover the hidden wonders of this beautiful city.

Don’t miss out on this extraordinary opportunity to include a unique blend of top-rated experiences to your travel diary. Browse all of your options below and reserve your slot before it's too late.

As the day slows down and turns into evening, we encourage you to indulge your taste buds at one of the top-rated restaurants in Paris. After a delicious dinner, experience the local nightlife or unwind at one of the city’s most popular bars.

For a culinary experience you won’t forget anytime soon, book a table at the fantastic Restaurant Île de la Réunion. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 935 customers and guarantees you a wonderful dining experience to end your night with.

If you’re curious about what restaurants the locals in Paris enjoy, have a look at the menu at L'Imprévu Café. L'Imprévu Café, a favorite among avid restaurant-goers, is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 846 customers.

If you’re in the mood for something else, check out the popular Le Restaurant Vingt Spts. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 628 reviews, telling you there are not many guests who leave Le Restaurant Vingt Spts disappointed.

For a sip of relaxation, head over to Les Fous de l'Île, a top-notch spot in the city scene. Whether you're unwinding solo or with pals, Les Fous de l'Île has charmed many with its 4.4 out of 5-star rating, as attested by 1,046 happy guests.

Or, join the buzz at L'Imprévu Café, where locals and fellow explorers gather for good times and good chats. L'Imprévu Café captures hearts with its 4.4 out of 5-star rating, drawing acclaim from 846 merry-makers.

And don't miss out on Le Requin Chagrin, another local party gem in Paris. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 737 reviews, highlighting its charm and popularity in the area.

Go to bed happy and look forward to a good night’s sleep as soon as your head hits the pillow. Your European tour continues tomorrow!

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Day 10 – Paris and Brussels

Day 10

Day 10 – Paris and Brussels

  • Brussels
  • More

Drive 337 km, 4 hours 20 min

  • Pairi Daiza
  • Atomium
  • St Michael and St Gudula Cathedral, Brussels
  • More

On day 10 of your multi-country road trip across the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium, you will get a true taste of the freedom a self-drive vacation in Europe entails. Today’s travel plans include stops at the most scenic, wondrous, and interesting places to see in Ath and Brussels in Belgium. In the evening, you’ll end up in Brussels, where you will stay for 2 nights.

Brussels’s wonders await as you prepare for another journey on the road, leaving the breathtaking surroundings of Paris behind. This drive usually takes around 3 hours and 52 minutes.

As you arrive in Ath, it’s yet again time for a break from the road for some sightseeing and exploring. In this one-of-a-kind region in Belgium, you’ll find some of the area’s most outstanding sights.

One of today’s main highlights is the unforgettable Pairi Daiza. This outstanding zoo and travel destination inspires so many travelers each year, with over 2,000,000 people visiting it annually. Garnering an average rating of 4.6 stars out of 5 from 66,715 travelers, a visit to the remarkable Pairi Daiza is worth pages in your travel diary.

Fasten your seatbelt and journey to your next stop.

Tours often allow you to see beyond what books and social media feature about Brussels, its culture, and people.

So be sure to reserve your slot early so you won’t miss the chance to join this highly recommended activity in Brussels.

After a long day of discovery, it's time to settle in at a top-rated hotel in Brussels. Indulge in well-deserved rest and rejuvenation, preparing for the continued adventure that lies ahead.

Travelers visiting Brussels receive the warmest welcome at Le Chatelain Brussels Boutique Hotel. This 5-star hotel treats guests and visitors with care and respect at all times.

NH Brussels EU Berlaymont is also a great place to relax after a day of exploring. This hotel has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars from 1,562 guests.

Alternatively, the best hotel in Brussels that offers value-for-money accommodation options is Best Western Royal Centre Hotel. Around 2,593 guests have reviewed this 3-star hotel, giving it an average of 4.2 out of 5 stars.

As the sun dips under the horizon, freshen up and head out to discover the best dining spots in Brussels. Check out our recommendations on where to wine and dine while seeing this marvelous destination in Belgium in a new light. After dinner, head out to a bar to relax, mingle with the locals, and raise a toast to your unforgettable road trip vacation in Europe.

Le Bistro - Porte de Hal is one of the most popular restaurants in Brussels. Most people can find something that fits their taste from Le Bistro - Porte de Hal’s excellent menu. Approximately 3,790 customers have rated this popular restaurant an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars.

If you’re in the mood for something different, check out The Lobster House. This Brussels-based restaurant is one of locals’ favorites and has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 2,528 customers.

Another top-rated restaurant that serves a menu of appetizing food and drinks is Poechenellekelder. This popular restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 2,331 customers.

Quench your thirst after a long day of adventure at Delirium Café, a prime hotspot for fun and relaxation seekers in the city. Delirium Café boasts an impressive 4.5 out of 5-star rating from 18,478 customers.

Or, try the exciting drinks at Poechenellekelder, a vibrant place where locals and travelers converge for spirited toasts and amazing stories. Poechenellekelder has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 2,331 customers.

As the sun dips below the horizon, make a stop at another famous bar in the area, Monk. This bar is a local favorite, with an impressive rating of 4.3 out of 5-star from 2,331 customers.

Spend the evening looking over your itinerary for tomorrow and reminisce about what you’ve seen and done so far on your European road trip adventure. New experiences await!

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Day 11 – Brussels

Day 11

Day 11 – Brussels

  • Brussels
  • More

Drive 10 km, 34 min

  • Cinquantenaire
  • Brussels Park
  • Royal Gallery of Saint Hubert
  • Mont des Arts - Kunstberg
  • Grand-Place
  • More

Wake up and see what day 11 of your great European road trip in the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium has in store for you! You will be staying in Brussels for 1 night before continuing your journey to the next destination.

Parc du Cinquantenaire is a travelers’ favorite in Brussels, and today you’ll have the opportunity to discover it too! This one-of-a-kind attraction is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 32,486 visitors.

In Brussels, don’t miss Parc de Bruxelles, a great park and place to see in the region. This outstanding attraction has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 17,502 reviews.

Check other top attractions in Brussels off your list when you visit the wonderful Royal Gallery of Saint Hubert. This popular sight is an outstanding shopping mall, rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 36,827 travelers.

Beyond the above-mentioned top sights, take the opportunity to visit the outstanding Mont des Arts. This place of interest has a rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 13,218 reviews.

If you’re keen to explore even more, the fantastic Grand Place awaits. This is a tourist hot spot, garnering an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 137,865 visitors.

To make your day special, check out all the available tours and tickets in the region!

Brussels has something for every interest and travel budget.

If you've been looking forward to all the culinary delights you’ll get the opportunity to try along your multi-country road trip in the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium, you'll be excited to head out for dinner and get a taste of the local cuisine in Brussels. After dinner, head out to a bar to reminisce about your day and raise a toast to this stop on your road trip.

We recommend you eat at a restaurant that locals enjoy, like the fantastic Monk. This excellent restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,758 customers.

Alternatively, check out the menu at Le Cirio. Considered one of the best restaurants in Brussels, it has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,548 customers.

If you’re curious about more of the best restaurants in Brussels, Le Marmiton is one to check out. Le Marmiton is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,876 customers.

A visit to a top-rated local bar is one of the most refreshing ways to cap off a beautiful night in Brussels. At Bar Des Amis, you can enjoy a mix of fun and relaxation. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,677 customers.

Alternatively, unwind and relive your best memories of this day of your adventure at Brussels Beer Project // Dansaert Brewery, another popular bar in the city. Customers have rated this fantastic bar an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars in 1,046 reviews.

Barbeton is also one of the best places in Brussels where you can let loose and enjoy some celebratory drinks. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 1,044 customers.

Celebrate day 11 of your multi-country road trip in Europe with a toast, and look forward to more memorable moments to come!

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Day 12 – Brussels and Breda

Day 12

Day 12 – Brussels and Breda

  • East Flanders
  • Breda
  • More

Drive 235 km, 3 hours 28 min

  • Gravensteen
  • Het Belfort van Gent
  • Saint Bavo's Cathedral
  • Beekse Bergen
  • More

Dive into day 12 of your remarkable multi-country road trip across the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium. Today you will jump into the car and make your way to Ghent in Belgium and North Brabant and Breda in the Netherlands, where you will have the opportunity to experience all the top things to see and do. At the end of the day, you’ll unwind at one of the finest accommodations in Breda. You’ll stay here for 1 night.

Explore multiple popular travel destinations in Ghent today.

Get comfortable in your rental car and blast some good music as you continue your road trip in Europe, and drive to your next destination, Breda, the Netherlands. This car ride takes around 3 hours and 9 minutes.

Upon reaching Ghent, unwind, observe, and explore. The best things to do, see, and eat are waiting for you.

Complement your beautiful day with a visit to a top-rated attraction in Ghent — Gravensteen. About 26,589 visitors have rated this attraction an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars.

The popular Belfry of Ghent is another top sight in Ghent that locals and travelers often enjoy spending time at. This attraction is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 6,965 visitors.

Saint Bavo's Cathedral is a spectacular church and highlight on travelers’ itineraries in Ghent, earning an impressive average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 9,536 enchanted visitors.

Elevate your experience in Breda by engaging in exhilarating activities and joining tours that uncover the hidden wonders of this beautiful region.

Don’t miss out on this extraordinary opportunity to include a unique blend of top-rated experiences to your travel diary. Browse all of your options below and reserve your slot before it's too late.

It’s time to check in at a top-rated stay in Breda. Choose a hotel where you can gently let go of the day’s excitement and enjoy some peace and relaxation.

You can lounge on a comfortable bed in one of the cozy rooms of the popular Van Der Valk Princeville. This 4-star hotel has an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars from 885 former guests.

You’ll enjoy restful days and nights at the 4-star Hotel Nassau Breda, Autograph Collection by Marriott. With an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 2,955 guests, Hotel Nassau Breda, Autograph Collection by Marriott is the best luxury hotel option we recommend while in the city.

The 4-star Golden Tulip Keyser Breda offers comfort at an affordable price, perfect for practical travelers. Golden Tulip Keyser Breda is a top-rated budget hotel in Breda with an average rating of 4 out of 5 stars from 1,519 guests.

If you've been looking forward to all the culinary delights you’ll get the opportunity to try along your multi-country road trip in the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium, you'll be excited to head out for dinner and get a taste of the local cuisine in Breda. After dinner, head out to a bar to reminisce about your day and raise a toast to this stop on your road trip.

If you’re curious about the best restaurant in Breda, make sure to check out Greek Restaurant Rhodos. This restaurant is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,224 customers.

Alternatively, another top-rated restaurant in the city is THE Irish Pub, O'Mearas of Breda. This one-of-a-kind restaurant is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 691 customers.

A recurring restaurant recommendation among travelers who have visited Breda before is Irish Pub Breda, Mad Molly's. This restaurant has a popular menu, deserving of an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 373 customers.

If you’re in the mood for a drink, visit THE Irish Pub, O'Mearas of Breda, one of the top bars in the city. An excellent place to unwind and enjoy a refreshing evening drink, THE Irish Pub, O'Mearas of Breda has earned an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 691 customers.

Alternatively, you could enjoy a toast with locals and other travelers at Irish Pub Breda, Mad Molly's, a crowd-favorite. Around 373 customers have rated their experience at Irish Pub Breda, Mad Molly's an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars.

'T Pool Café belongs to the list of the best bars in Breda, and its ratings and reviews are proof of this claim. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 560 bar-goers.

Savor the moment and raise a toast to yet another amazing day of your vacation in the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium! Enjoy your evening in Breda to the fullest by mingling with the locals at a bar, taking a stroll around the city center, or simply just relaxing.

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Day 13 – Breda and Amsterdam

Day 13

Day 13 – Breda and Amsterdam

  • Rotterdam
  • Amsterdam
  • More

Drive 150 km, 2 hours 36 min

  • Erasmusbrug
  • Cube House
  • Diergaarde Blijdorp
  • Keukenhof
  • More

On day 13 of your exciting European self-drive vacation in the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium, you’ll soak in the magnificence of 2 destinations, South Holland and Amsterdam in the Netherlands. When you’re not exploring the city and its surrounding areas, take time to relax at your selected hotel in Amsterdam, where you’ll be staying for 1 night.

When you’re ready to jump back into the car and say goodbye to Breda, you’ll hit the road in the direction of Amsterdam. Witness the landscapes transform. This drive usually takes around 1 hour and 29 minutes.

Witness the landscapes transform.

Make more amazing memories during your vacation in the Netherlands by adding tours and activities to your travel itinerary. Tours are another exciting way to experience the best of Amsterdam, immersing in local customs and meeting new friends.

After a long day of driving and exploring, you’ll check in at a top-recommended hotel in Amsterdam of your choice.

One of the best hotel options in Amsterdam is the 3-star hotel MOXY Amsterdam Houthavens. This hotel has an average rating of 4 out of 5 stars by 1,762 guests.

The hotel Pestana Amsterdam Riverside is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Amsterdam. This hotel is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 4,074 guests.

If you’re looking for a top-rated cheap hotel, we recommend staying at CITIEZ Hotel Amsterdam. This budget 3-star hotel has an average rating of 4 out of 5 stars by 2,462 guests.

By dinnertime, you’ll be ready to savor the tastiest bites and enjoy lively vibes in central Amsterdam. From mouthwatering restaurants to happening bars, we've got the inside scoop on where to eat and drink at this stop on your multi-country road trip across the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium.

Enjoy a menu that has earned it a prestigious Michelin rating.

Spend the night downing a few shots of your favorite cocktail at Lost in Amsterdam Lounge Cafe & Cocktail Bar. This bar is among the most recommended in the city, with an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 2,918 customers.

Put your worries away as you toast to a fantastic night at Red Light Bar. This famous bar in Amsterdam is a local favorite with an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 2,612 customers.

If you want to check out another famous bar in the area, you’ll love Bar-B Burgers ‘N’ Beers. This bar is known for its many choices of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks that will electrify your senses. Bar-B Burgers ‘N’ Beers has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 1,912 customers.

Relax, recharge, and look forward to what tomorrow holds. The opportunities are endless with a European self-drive tour!

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Day 14 – Amsterdam - departure day

Day 14

Day 14 – Amsterdam - departure day

  • Amsterdam - Departure day
  • More

On day 14 you have reached the last destination of your European road trip. Catch one last glimpse of Amsterdam before it’s time to leave.

Depending on how much time you have before your departure, you may want to engage in some last-minute shopping or souvenir hunting. Get some unique items to remind you of your great European road trip across the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium. If shopping isn’t your thing, visit some of the lesser-known attractions you have yet to discover.

Choose from a curated list of the best local food and drink spots in Amsterdam and enjoy what may be your last vacation meal of this trip. Look forward to recreating these distinct culinary experiences in your own kitchen later to remind you of your unforgettable road trip across the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium.

This restaurant is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,561 customers.

This one-of-a-kind restaurant is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,807 customers.

The time has come to say farewell to Amsterdam for now. You will realize that you’re traveling home with more than you came with as you look back at your 14-day European road trip in the Netherlands, Germany, France, and Belgium with fond memories. Safe travels!

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