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+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 £2054pp

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

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Tulip Fields of Holland Special Offer

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.

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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

Cruise the Ijsselmeer to Hoorn, where you can enjoy an excursion to a family-run tulip farm to see over one million tulips, step back in time with a visit to De Halve Maen which is a replica of the Dutch East India Company's most famous ship, followed by a walking tour of Hoorn's beautiful harbour, or 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. In the evening, head to Schoonhoven, the “Silver City,” known for its silversmiths and clock makers, and enjoy free time to stroll among its shops and boutiques, or along the charming canal. (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. (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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2021 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • March
    • Mar 18th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaSiena From: £2054
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    • Mar 20th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaSiena From: £2254
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    • Mar 21st - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaBella From: £2331
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    • Mar 25th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaSiena From: £2131
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    • Mar 27th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaSiena From: £2208
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    • Mar 28th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaBella From: £2408
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  • April
    • Apr 1st - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaSiena From: £2485
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    • Apr 3rd - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaSiena From: £2285
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    • Apr 4th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaBella From: £2285
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    • Apr 6th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaLucia From: £2485
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    • Apr 8th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaSiena From: £2562
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    • Apr 10th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaSiena From: £2562
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    • Apr 11th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaBella From: £2562
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      Blue Water Price from: £2562 Blue Water Price from: £2792 Blue Water Price from: £3330 Blue Water Price from: £3792 Blue Water Price from: £3946 Blue Water Price from: £4100 Blue Water Price from: £4254 Blue Water Price from: £5330
    • Apr 13th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaLucia From: £2562
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    • Apr 15th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaSiena From: £2639
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    • Apr 17th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaSiena From: £2639
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    • Apr 18th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaBella From: £2639
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      Blue Water Price from: £2639 Blue Water Price from: £2869 Blue Water Price from: £3407 Blue Water Price from: £3869 Blue Water Price from: £4023 Blue Water Price from: £4177 Blue Water Price from: £4331 Blue Water Price from: £5407
    • Apr 24th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaSiena From: £2716
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      Blue Water Price from: £2716 Blue Water Price from: £2946 Blue Water Price from: £3946 Blue Water Price from: £4100 Blue Water Price from: £4254 Blue Water Price from: £4408 Blue Water Price from: £5484
    • Apr 25th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaBella From: £2716
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      Blue Water Price from: £2716 Blue Water Price from: £2946 Blue Water Price from: £3484 Blue Water Price from: £3946 Blue Water Price from: £4100 Blue Water Price from: £4254 Blue Water Price from: £4408 Blue Water Price from: £5484
    • Apr 27th - Amsterdam and back - Sailing on: AmaLucia From: £2793
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