3-Day the Netherlands Weekend Getaway in Utrecht

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Utrecht welcomes you to a refreshing 3-day weekend getaway where you can unwind. Experience captivating views and rich culture in the Netherlands, making the most of every minute of your short escape.

This fantastic 3-day travel plan is your chance to see the best travel destinations in the Netherlands over the course of a weekend. You’ll stay for 2 nights in Utrecht, taking in its beauty and energy while maximizing your time in the Netherlands.

Spend your wonderful weekend break in the Netherlands visiting the most popular sightseeing destinations. Expect to see other remarkable attractions in the Netherlands and get a glimpse of the country's unique history and culture.

Your accommodation will be conveniently located for easy access to many of the best places to see and do in the Netherlands. You'll have plenty of time to stroll through local markets and shopping streets. Go souvenir shopping to your heart's content, and take a bit of the Netherlands home with you to remind you of your vacation in Utrecht.

Your itinerary will take you to the best sights and spots in the city of Utrecht. By the end of your weekend getaway in the Netherlands, you'll return home happy, with plenty of photos and memories to look back to and share.

This 3-day travel plan covers all you need for an amazing time in the Netherlands. Your itinerary is customizable, giving you the opportunity to create the perfect weekend getaway in Utrecht. Add tours, tickets, and activities to each day of your itinerary and make the most of your time in the Netherlands.

For your convenience, you can also add a car rental to your weekend getaway package to the Netherlands. This way, you can discover hidden gems and explore the Netherlands at your own pace.

On top of all that, you'll also have access to 24/7 travel support from your personal agent. We'll provide you with a step-by-step guide you can easily access on our mobile app, where your travel documents are stored and organized.

Booking a complete weekend getaway in Utrecht has never been this fast and easy. The best services in Utrecht fill up quickly, so select a date and start planning your weekend getaway to the Netherlands today!

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Utrecht - city in NetherlandsUtrecht / 2 nights



photo of Nederlands Spoorwegmuseum in Utrecht, the Netherlands.Nederlands Spoorwegmuseum
Nijntje Museum, Utrecht, NetherlandsNijntje Museum
St Martin's Cathedral, Utrecht, NetherlandsSt Martin's Cathedral
photo of Museum Catharijneconvent in Utrecht, the Netherlands.Museum Catharijneconvent
Park Lepelenburg, Utrecht, NetherlandsPark Lepelenburg
Ganzenmarkt Tunnel, Utrecht, NetherlandsThe Goose Market



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Day 1

Day 1 – Utrecht - arrival day

  • Utrecht - Arrival day
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  • Park Lepelenburg
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Your exciting weekend getaway in the Netherlands begins as you arrive in Utrecht. Explore the city's charm while spending 2 nights at one of the best hotels and places to stay in Utrecht.

When you're ready to see some sights, Park Lepelenburg is a great place to start. This park is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,911 visitors.

When the afternoon arrives, make your way to the hotel of your choice in downtown Utrecht. Check-in at hotels in the Netherlands normally starts around 2 to 3 PM. Each accommodation option in Utrecht offers a unique blend of comfort and style in addition to prime access to the city’s top attractions.

When it’s time to eat, dine at one of the best local restaurants in Utrecht and satisfy your appetite for a lovely meal. You can then enjoy the perfect end to this day of your weekend getaway in the Netherlands at one of the best bars in the city.

Experience a taste of local culinary excellence while in Utrecht by securing a table at Blauw. Esteemed as a much-enjoyed Bib Gourmand restaurant, it features an exceptional indonesian menu. For an alternative taste experience, visit Karel 5, famous for its scrumptious creative dishes. This 1-star Michelin venue consistently impresses guests, making it a standout addition to your holiday plans. Looking for another choice? Discover Maeve, a local favorite celebrated for its exquisite creative french, and french contemporary cuisine in Utrecht. Located in the heart of the city, this 1-star Michelin restaurant is an ideal pick for creative french, and french contemporary cuisine lovers seeking top-notch culinary experiences.

To truly maximize your evening out, consider visiting Kaasbar Utrecht after dinner. This bar is known for offering some of the best drinks and vibes in the city. Alternatively, head to Café DeRat, another bar with an inviting ambiance. Similarly, Body Talk also offers a great atmosphere, ensuring a night filled with enjoyment and relaxation.

Sit back and relax as you savor every minute of your stay in Utrecht. Celebrate the Netherlands and your 3-day weekend getaway!

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Day 2

Day 2 – Utrecht

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  • Nederlands Spoorwegmuseum
  • Nijntje Museum
  • Museum Catharijneconvent
  • St Martin's Cathedral
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On day 2 of your enjoyable weekend getaway in the Netherlands, soak up the atmosphere of Utrecht. Make the most of your remaining 1 night at Utrecht by exploring the local food scene and nightlife, adding extra fun to your memorable journey.

Be one of the day’s first visitors at The Railway Museum. This national museum is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 13,825 visitors. Attracting more than 355,000 yearly visitors, it’s a top sight you don’t want to miss.

When you’re finished at The Railway Museum, head to Nijntje Museum. This one-of-a-kind museum is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars in 4,350 reviews.

Beyond the above-mentioned attractions, you also have the opportunity to visit Museum Catharijneconvent. This museum is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,270 visitors. Visiting Museum Catharijneconvent means you'll be one of 111,199 people who do so every year.

If you’re keen to explore more, then consider a visit to St Martin's Cathedral. This church is a much-appreciated attraction with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 2,869 visitors.

Your discoveries in Utrecht do not have to stop there. Check out the fantastic selection of tours and tickets offered in Utrecht on this day of your trip. You can select your tours below.

Once you've soaked up the sights, dive into the city’s interesting culinary and social scene. Cap off day 2 of your weekend escape in the Netherlands with a wonderful meal and a drink. Explore the best restaurants and bars in Utrecht, leaving you happy and satisfied at the end of the day.

Treat yourself to a delicious dinner at Restaurant De Markt, an excellent option for tonight's dining. Looking for something different? The Seafood Bar offers a tantalizing alternative with its diverse menu. And don’t miss Koffie & Ik. With its reputation for pleasing customers, it’s a fantastic choice for tonight in Utrecht.

Let the evening flow smoothly from dinner to drinks at Café de Stad, a top-rated bar in the area. For other recommendations, Mr. Finch provides a perfect setting for rounding out your night with style and great drinks. Likewise, Café de Zaak offers a memorable night with diverse drink options and excellent service.

This is the perfect time to relax and enjoy your weekend getaway in the Netherlands to the fullest. Savor every minute of your stay in Utrecht!

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Day 3

Day 3 – Utrecht - departure day

  • Utrecht - Departure day
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  • The Goose Market
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Your remarkable 3-day weekend getaway in Utrecht is about to end, and soon you’ll say goodbye to the city. Day 3 is your departure day and your chance to catch one last glimpse of the city and the Netherlands's charming sights. Depending on how much time you have until you start your journey home, we recommend visiting some more attractions.

If you prefer to go sightseeing before leaving the Netherlands, the popular The Goose Market is an extraordinary attraction you could visit on your last day in Utrecht.

On your last day in the Netherlands, take time to indulge in shopping at Utrecht’s popular marketplace. Look for keepsakes or souvenirs to remind you of your trip.

Before you conclude your weekend getaway in Utrecht, drop by a top-rated restaurant for a last chance at a memorable dining experience in the city. Savor the local food culture over a fantastic meal.

This renowned restaurant holds and offers an exceptional menu of cuisine.

You’ll then say farewell to the Netherlands and begin your journey home, now filled with memories of your unforgettable weekend getaway in Utrecht!

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