Delights Of Amsterdam & Dutch Bulbfields
- Duration: -1 days
- Board Basis: Full Board
- Tour Ref: D2TRIVABULB18/SR6H
- Travel Type: Coach
Not cruised on the MS Serenity before? Then this shorter itinerary is the ideal taster cruise for you. Visiting the world’s most beautiful spring gardens at Keukenhof on our included excursion, you will be amazed at the kaleidoscope of colour as you walk past millions of tulips, daffodils and hyacinths. The landscape is also truly immaculate with shimmering lakes and mature trees plus a number of pavilions offering incredible flower displays. We end our cruise berthed in Amsterdam, the exciting capital of the Netherlands, where you can explore the maze of cobbled streets and winding canals for the perfect end to your springtime escape.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
- Return travel from the UK
- Welcome drink, Captain’s get-together and party night
- En suite cabin accommodation aboard the MS Serenity
- Three nights’ cruise on a full board basis
- Early risers and mid morning tea/coffee
- Entertainment every night of your cruise
- Visits to Amsterdam, Hoorn and Kampen
- Entrance to Keukenhof Gardens
- Services of our experienced and friendly Cruise Director and Cruise Manager
Day 1: UK – Amsterdam – Hoorn
We travel to Amsterdam where we board our ship and cast off towards the scenic IJsselmeer, stopping at the atmospheric city of Hoorn for our overnight stay.
Day 2: Hoorn – Kampen
From Hoorn, we cruise over to the eastern shores of the IJsselmeer to the historical town of Kampen. The remainder of the day can be spent exploring Kampen, with its beautifully preserved centre or you can join our optional guided tour of historic town of Deventer.
Day 3: Kampen – Amsterdam
Casting off from Kampen, we cruise to the lively little port of Lelystad for our included excursion to view the breathtaking Keukenhof Gardens. We rejoin our ship in Amsterdam where you can experience the true beauty of this capital city on our optional canal cruise, which takes you around the 17th-century buildings and picturesque little bridges while you enjoy cheese and wine – it’s a must for all visitors.
Day 4: Amsterdam – UK
This morning we bid farewell to our captain and crew and disembark for the return journey to the UK.
This 4 star ship exudes luxury and style together with a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, so you can enjoy an unforgettable cruise experience. Accommodation for 190 passengers is split over three decks which are all accessible by a lift. Excellent service and attention to detail are the priority of the captain and crew who are looking forward to welcoming you on board.
Main Deck cabins on the lower deck feature two small viewing windows, twin beds which are folded away during the day, allowing more space. Amenities include air-conditioning, en suite shower with wc, radio, satellite TV, safe and hairdryer. There is also a small desk and chair. Middle Deck cabins feature large sliding windows, two separate beds that are folded into sofas during the day, giving you space to relax in your cabin during the day. Amenities include air-conditioning, en suite shower with wc, radio, satellite TV, safe and hairdryer. Again there is a small desk and chair. Panorama Deck cabins which are the highest standard cabin aboard the ms Serenity are located on the upper deck and boast a French Balcony offering excellent river views. The cabins feature twin beds that are folded away during the day and amenities include air-conditioning, en suite shower with wc, radio, satellite TV, safe and hairdryer. As with all the other cabins there is a small desk and chair.
The spacious and attractive lounge is located on the main deck and ensures much cosiness on board. It’s a great place to meet your fellow guests and relax as you watch the scenery pass by. Lido Bar A unique feature aboard the ms Serenity is the lovely Lido bar situated to the rear of the Panorama deck which leads out to an outdoor terrace. Here you can sit and enjoy the fresh air whilst socialising over a drink or two!
The spacious Panorama Restaurant is the perfect place to enjoy your included meals, where you are looked after by the highly professional and friendly service team. Meals are served at a single sitting and the menus include international cuisine along with traditional local dishes, freshly prepared by your onboard chef. Sun Deck On the Sun Deck you can enjoy commanding views of the river whilst you relax in comfortable surroundings. The area is equipped with furniture including comfortable lounge chairs and awnings. There is also a lift on board which allows access to every deck on the ship.Back to top