Holland In Bloom 2023
5 Days | River Cruise | Full BoardHighlights:
Keukenhof Gardens • Amsterdam • Volendam • Cruising the Dutch Waterways • Zaanse Schans
Springtime in Holland heralds the advent of the bulbfields season, creating a vibrant blanket of colours and sweet aromas of gigantic proportions. This five day cruise combines visits to the world-famous Keukenhof Gardens - the most spectacular array of gardens and floral displays in the world - and cosmopolitan Amsterdam, with great on board hospitality and lots more besides.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Your ItineraryDAY 1: From local joining points we head across the Channel and onwards to Antwerp to board the MS Europe in time for cocktails and dinner.
DAY 2: A day of cruising across the inland seas and locks of Holland to reach the busy port of Rotterdam. This evening includes a gala dinner on board.
DAY 3: This morning we travel by coach to the world famous Keukenhof Gardens. Here there is time to stroll around the park and explore amazing displays of spring
flowers exhibited in the extensive grounds and indoor pavilions. We re-join our ship in Amsterdam. This evening we include a cruise of Amsterdam by night along its famous
DAY 4: This morning we include a guided tour of Amsterdam and its famous diamond merchants. After lunch we make our way to pretty Volendam, characterised by its small
houses and drawbridges over the canals, and retaining its strong fishing links. From here we make our way to Zaanse Schans, a traditional Dutch experience with a working community dating back to the 18th century.
DAY 5: After breakfast we disembark and make our way back to Calais for our return crossing and homeward bound.
Everything Included - River Cruises
- Free local joining points
- All coach travel
- Return Channel crossings
- Tour Manager escorted
- Cruise itinerary and sightseeing excursions as stated
- Accommodation in a twin outward facing cabin
- Full board on the ship including hot/cold buffet breakfast, set menu lunch and dinner
- Half board in overnight hotel
- Morning coffee and afternoon tea whilst cruising
- Regular entertainment on board
For details on your pick up arrangements please click here.Back to top
MS EuropeThis elegant vessel has 90 cabins across three decks and was fully renovated in 2016. It has a restaurant and lounge bar with dance floor on the main deck and a large sun deck with sun loungers with a large shaded area up above.
Cabin Facilities include:
Double bed, shower & WC > Satellite television > Safe > 220v electricity > Air conditioning > Wi-Fi Back to top