Holland & Belgium Springtime River Cruise

Savor springtime in Holland and Belgium with a cruise that features blooming tulip fields and iconic windmills. Enjoy a canal cruise in the heart of Amsterdam. Stop in Arnhem, the favorite summer retreat of the Dutch royal family. Step into medieval times during a Bruges walking tour. Explore Kinderdijk and see Holland's iconic windmills. Relax as you make your way along picturesque scenery and visit beloved cities such as Amsterdam and Bruges. Visit Keukenhof Gardens, home to more than 7 million tulips.

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Tour Operator
Collette
Offer
Offer valid through 6/30/2024
Duration
9 Days
DayDestinationDescription
Day 1AmsterdamSavor springtime in Holland and Belgium with a cruise that highlights the blooming Dutch tulip fields. Relax as you make your way along seemingly endless fields of vibrant flowers and iconic windmills.
Day 2AmsterdamYour journey opens in Amsterdam, the 800-year-old capital of the Netherlands, where you will board your ship. Your home for the next 7 nights, this beautifully appointed vessel has all the modern amenities you need, plus a panoramic deck, and bar, outstanding service, and delicious food and wine. Tonight, enjoy a cocktail overlooking the city skyline before you're welcomed aboard with a lovely dinner.
Day 3AmsterdamSee Amsterdam the way it's truly meant to be seen - by canal. On your private boat, cruise under sloping bridges and pass by quintessential Dutch houses. This afternoon explore the world famous Keukenhof Gardens, featuring acres of tranquil ponds, shaded paths, and more than 7 million tulips and other flowers on exhibit. This evening, your ship leaves Amsterdam.
Day 4ArnhemArrive in Arnhem, the favorite summer retreat of the Dutch royal family. With a full day to explore, perhaps you'll wander through one of the city's many parks or delve into the local history at a WWII museum. In the morning, consider joining an optional tour to the Airborne Museum to learn about the the Battle of Arnhem. After lunch, you may opt for an afternoon visit to the KrOller-MUller Museum that holds the second largest Van Gogh collection in the world. This evening, pass by lovely Dutch scenery as your journey continues.
Day 5MiddelburgThis morning, enjoy sailing along scenic Dutch waterways before spending an afternoon in Middelburg, the capital of the Dutch province of Zeeland. Walk through the twisting lanes and take in the city's relaxed atmosphere on your own. See how the local trading legacy remains in the architecture, passing by timeless brick houses, a Gothic town hall, and medieval towers. Consider taking an optional excursion to the storm surge barrier and Flood Museum to learn about Netherland's largest flood defense system.
Day 6BrugesSay hello to Belgium this morning during a scenic cruise to the fairytale city of Bruges. This afternoon, explore the city on foot during a guided walking tour,* then board a scenic canal cruise featuring cozy town squares and medieval dwellings.
Day 7AntwerpJoin a local expert in Antwerp for a city tour that explores its rich history and Gothic and Baroque architecture. Enjoy a free afternoon to prepare for the elegant Captain's Gala Dinner, immediately followed by an evening of dancing.
Day 8KinderdijkStop in Kinderdijk, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and village, to experience Holland's iconic 18th-century windmills. Walk along the winding paths and venture inside one of these working windmills, seeing how the country's heritage blends into modern day society. This afternoon, it's your choice! Discover the charming canals, medieval architecture, and rich history of Delft on a walking tour, and afterwards, enjoy free time to explore on your own -OR- take a walking tour of the Hague and see the historic Binnenhof, the Peace Palace, and more before enjoying free time in this unique city. Aboard the ship, toast to the end of your journey at a farewell dinner.
Day 9AmsterdamYour tour comes to a close today, leaving you with memories of vibrant flowers and towering windmills.
Dates/Pricing

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DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
04/02/2025$3,999.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
Lodging
MS Amadeus Brilliant - Amsterdam, Netherlands
Disclaimer
* NOTE: Tour prices are land only rates based on per person, double occupancy. Some dates may feature various changes in hotels, sightseeing and inclusions. Please confirm your specific itinerary at the time of booking. Government taxes and fees are additional. Land rates are guaranteed at time of deposit. Certain taxes and fees are to be paid upon exiting the country in local currencies.
Airfare is additional and is available through Collette Vacations.

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  • Holland & Belgium Springtime River Cruise

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    Savor springtime in Holland and Belgium with a cruise that features blooming tulip fields and iconic windmills. Enjoy a canal cruise in the heart of Amsterdam. Stop in Arnhem, the favorite summer retreat of the Dutch royal family.

 
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