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01756 706500
+44 1756 706500

Tulip Fields of Holland

Journey from Amsterdam in the spring and discover the windmills, gardens and tulips of Holland and Belgium. Includes shore excursions and drinks with lunch and dinner

Cruise Only
7 nights from £2115pp

River Cruise Holiday
  • Tulips and Windmills
  • Amsterdam
  • Keukenhof Gardens
  • Kinderdijk windmill

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Admire the springtime scenery on this cruise of the Dutch and Belgian waterways. Beginning in Amsterdam, discover the many delights that this city has to offer, including its famous museums, flower markets, and splendid waterside buildings.

Cruise to Hoorn for a visit to a tulip farm or a trip to the replica Dutch East India Company ship 'De Halve Maen'. Explore medieval Middelburg on a walking tour or bike ride or take the opportunity to learn about the impressive Delta Works. Explore the great medieval Belgian cities of Ghent and Bruges and admire the array of famous sights or perhaps learn about the art of Belgian chocolate making.

In the vibrant city of Antwerp, perhaps visit Rubens House, the former home of the famous Felmish Baroque painter or join a culinary tour. Enjoy discovering the highlights of Rotterdam before visiting the colourful Keukenhof Gardens and the Kinderdijk windmills.

F390 Operated by AmaWaterways

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Tulip Fields of Holland Itinerary

Day 1 - Amsterdam (Holland)

Embark the ship and meet your fellow travellers tonight at the Welcome Dinner. (D)

Day 2 - Amsterdam - Hoorn

Enjoy a scenic cruise through the IJsselmeer to Hoorn, where you have a choice of three excursions. Visit a family-run tulip farm with over one million tulips, each in different phases of growth and in many species and colors. For those seeking to travel back in time, you can visit the Zuiderzee Museum, providing insight into the maritime culture and history of the lively Zuiderzee region. And for more active adventurers, go for a guided bike ride through the Dutch countryside. (B,L,D)

Day 3 - Middelburg

Enjoy scenic cruising through the Delta to medieval Middelburg for a guided walking tour of the city which was once the second largest trading city of the Dutch East India Company. Alternatively you can join the guided bike ride around the city, or visit the impressive dams of the Delta Works storm surge barrier which prevents the Netherlands from flooding. (B,L,D)

Day 4 - Ghent - Bruges (Belgium)

There are several choices of excursions, depending on your interests. For those who wish to discover two medieval cities, Ghent and Bruges, you’ll wish to go on a highlights tour. Admire Ghent’s canal-side architecture and some of its famous sights, including the Castle of the Counts and Ghent Cathedral, and then visit Bruges, one of the best preserved medieval cities in Europe. Alternatively, you may go on a full-day excursion to Bruges, which includes a visit to the Church of Our Lady, home to the beautiful Carrara marble Madonna and Child sculpture by Michelangelo. Those more inclined to learn about the art of Belgian chocolate making can join a master chocolatier as he shares his insights. And for those who wish to enjoy more free time, join a walking tour of Ghent, followed by leisure time. (B,L,D)

Day 5 - Antwerp

Explore this trendy city on a walking tour where you’ll see Antwerp’s Steen Castle, Grote Market and Brabo Fountain, along with the UNESCO-designated Cathedral of Our Lady. For a more active exploration of the area, join a guided bike tour. Or you can visit the Rubens House, the former home of the famous 17th-century Flemish Baroque painter. Later in the afternoon, you have a choice of two excursions. Foodies will want to go on a culinary tour to indulge in chocolate, waffles and beer. Flower lovers and gardeners can roam through the Floralia, an annual spring flower show featuring approximately one million bulbs that are handplanted each year by the castle staff. (B,L,D)

Day 6 - Rotterdam (Holland) - Kinderdijk - Schoonhoven

During the morning, you can go on a walking tour of Rotterdam, nicknamed the "Gateway to Europe,” and taste local specialties. Or visit Delfshaven, where, on August 1, 1620, the Pilgrim fathers departed on their epic journey aboard the Speedwell. Stopping in Southampton, many then boarded the Mayflower and concluded their journey at Plymouth Rock in Massachusetts. Alternatively, go on an excursion to Delft, known as the home of the painter Johannes Vermeer, Delft Blue earthenware and the Royal House. While here, you’ll visit the Royal Delft Porcelain Factory and Museum. If you prefer a more active adventure, then go on a bike ride through Rotterdam and past some of its famous landmarks and architecture. In the afternoon, venture to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Kinderdijk, a lovely village renowned for having the country’s greatest concentration of windmills, all dating from the 18th century. You may also pedal past the windmills from the seat of a bike. (B,L,D)

Day 7 - Amsterdam - Keukenhof

See the millions of flowering tulips on a visit to the spectacular Keukenhof Gardens, one of the most magnificent public gardens in the world, and enjoy time strolling through the stunning flower displays. In the afternoon, explore Amsterdam on a canal cruise and see the waterfront buildings including the famous Skinny Bridge and Anne Frank's House.*Please note: The Floriade 2022 Expo opens from April 14 to October 9, 2022. When adding the land program to the following departure dates, guests will visit Floriade on Day 9 of the itinerary as the exhibition will not be open at the beginning of the river cruise: April 7, 10, 11, 12. (B,L,D)

Day 8 - Amsterdam

After breakfast disembark the ship. (B)

Key: B-Breakfast, L-Lunch, D-Dinner

Price Includes

  • 7 nights full board deluxe accommodation in an outside cabin - most with French or the revolutionary Twin balconies
  • Complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner plus bottled water in cabins replenished daily
  • Sip and Sail Daily Cocktail Hour with complimentary wine, beer, spirits and soft drinks
  • Cocktail Reception, Welcome Dinner and Captain's Gala Dinner
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi access
  • State of the art Infotainment System in all cabins with hi-speed internet, Hollywood movies, extensive music library and English TV stations
  • Tours and excursions daily with personal headset included
  • Special highlights including lectures, theme dinners, cooking demonstration, on board music performances and afternoon/evening piano music
  • Bicycles to explore on your own and guided bicycle tours
  • Services of professional Cruise Manager
  • Port Charges
  • All local taxes

Price Does Not Include

  • Flights and transfers - we can arrange these for you
  • Gratuities

Cruise Extensions

  • Amsterdam Extension Extend your cruise with a 2-night pre-cruise stay in Amsterdam. Call for more details.
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2022 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • March
    • Mar 15th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaCerto From: £2115
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    • Mar 17th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaMora From: £2192
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    • Mar 20th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaLucia From: £2392
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    • Mar 21st - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaSiena From: £2269
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    • Mar 22nd - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaCerto From: £2269
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    • Mar 24th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaMora From: £2269
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    • Mar 27th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaLucia From: £2546
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    • Mar 28th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaSiena From: £2346
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    • Mar 29th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaCerto From: £2546
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    • Mar 31st - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaMora From: £2546
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      Blue Water Price from: £2546 Blue Water Price from: £2776 Blue Water Price from: £3161 Blue Water Price from: £3391 Blue Water Price from: £3853 Blue Water Price from: £4007 Blue Water Price from: £4161 Blue Water Price from: £4314 Blue Water Price from: £5314
  • April
    • Apr 3rd - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaLucia From: £2623
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      Blue Water Price from: £2623 Blue Water Price from: £2853 Blue Water Price from: £3238 Blue Water Price from: £3468 Blue Water Price from: £3930 Blue Water Price from: £4084 Blue Water Price from: £4238 Blue Water Price from: £4391 Blue Water Price from: £5391
    • Apr 4th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaSiena From: £2623
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    • Apr 5th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaCerto From: £2623
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    • Apr 7th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaMora From: £2623
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    • Apr 10th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaLucia From: £2700
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    • Apr 11th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaSiena From: £2700
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    • Apr 12th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaCerto From: £2700
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    • Apr 17th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaLucia From: £2854
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    • Apr 18th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaSiena From: £2777
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    • Apr 19th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaCerto From: £2777
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      Blue Water Price from: £2777 Blue Water Price from: £3007 Blue Water Price from: £3622 Blue Water Price from: £4084 Blue Water Price from: £4238 Blue Water Price from: £4392 Blue Water Price from: £4545 Blue Water Price from: £5007 Blue Water Price from: £5545
    • Apr 24th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaLucia From: £2930
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    • Apr 25th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaSiena From: £2854
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      Blue Water Price from: £2854 Blue Water Price from: £3084 Blue Water Price from: £4161 Blue Water Price from: £4315 Blue Water Price from: £4469 Blue Water Price from: £4622 Blue Water Price from: £5622
    • Apr 26th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaCerto From: £2930
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      Blue Water Price from: £2930 Blue Water Price from: £3160 Blue Water Price from: £3775 Blue Water Price from: £4237 Blue Water Price from: £4391 Blue Water Price from: £4545 Blue Water Price from: £4698 Blue Water Price from: £5160 Blue Water Price from: £5698
    • Apr 28th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaMora From: £2930
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      Blue Water Price from: £2930 Blue Water Price from: £3160 Blue Water Price from: £3545 Blue Water Price from: £3775 Blue Water Price from: £4237 Blue Water Price from: £4391 Blue Water Price from: £4545 Blue Water Price from: £4698 Blue Water Price from: £5698
  • May
    • May 3rd - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaCerto From: £3007
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