Steam, Sail And Keukenhof Gardens
4 Days - Tour Number AC4007An opportunity not only to see the wonderful Keukenhof Gardens, you can also experience a cruise and a train journey through the Dutch countryside.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Included in costIncluded in cost
- Coach Travel
- return ferry crossings
- 3 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
- entrance to Keukenhof Gardens
- one way boat cruise
- one way train journey including coffee and pastry
- city tax
Day 1 Morning departure for the journey to Dover and the crossing to Calais and onto the hotel for a three night stay.
Day 2 A full day to Keukenhof, once a modest little herb garden, now where the Dutch bulb growing industry stage their annual petal spectacular attracting thousands of visitors. Each year seven million bulbs are planted across 32 hectares including daffodils, tulips, hyacinths, narcissi and crocuses. Besides the spacious 32 hectares of flowers you can enjoy the spectacular flower shows, surprising inspirational gardens, unique art and the flower exhibition in the Juliana Pavilion.
Day 3 Today you will travel to Hoorn and board the steam train for a single journey passing through villages across the Westfrisian to Medemblik, and whilst enjoying the views you will be treated to a coffee and pastry. On arrival in Medemblik you will have approx. one hour before boarding the museum ship, with a lovely saloon deck, for a cruise along the coast of Lake Ijsselmeer to Enkhuizen. On disembarkation you will return to the hotel by way of the Houtribdik Dam.
Day 4 After breakfast, depart the hotel and commence the homeward journey.
Your holiday hotel Kontakt der Kontinenten
Located in the centre of the Netherlands between the towns of Utrecht and Amersfoort. All bedrooms en-suite with walk in showers, telephone, WiFi and TV. Restaurant, lounge and lift.
NB: Complimentary tea/coffee is available in the hotel lounge 24/7.
Single room supplement £44
Holiday insurance £29.50 (70 years and over £53.00)