Admire the canals that decorate this medieval Flemish city.
Take the chance to explore the canal-laced streets of this laid-back city.
Diamonds or chocolates... Which will you bring back from the city renowned for both?
This charming town inspired artists including Monet and Boudin.
Voyages with partner cruise lines
Highlights of France, Belgium and Holland for Solo Travellers
Boudicca sailing from Southamptonfrom £1,549 per person 7 1 Including optional travel insurance or a price reduction of £20 if not required
- Free upgrade to all inclusive
- VIP door to door
- Solo Travellers
Cobbled streets and impressive landmarks
With opportunities to explore five captivating cities, you’ll find this deeply enriching itinerary is packed with highlights ashore, all of which you can enjoy in the company of other solo travellers. From eye-catching architectural gems and world-famous museums, to iconic canals and legendary diamonds, there are attractions aplenty to uncover as Boudicca takes you to France, Belgium and the Netherlands in just seven nights.
Plus, you can enjoy a unique range of social activities organised by your dedicated Solos Host on board.
Saga price includes...
- Optional travel insurance underwritten by Great Lakes Insurance SE, UK
- All port taxes, fees and charges
- Tourist visas if required
- Drinks package*
- Welcome drink and dinner
- Drinks party
- Farewell dinner
- Social activities on board
- Solos Host
And on your cruise...
- Full board
- Afternoon tea
- Room service
- Captain’s drinks party and gala buffet
- Activities, entertainment and leisure facilities
- Shuttle bus at selected ports
- Porterage of luggage
*Drinks package includes selected beers, wines, spirits and soft drinks and 50% off selected premium brands and cocktails.
29/10/2020 Southampton, England
After taking Saga's included UK door-to-door travel service to Southampton, embark Boudicca. Your Solos Host will meet you as you board with all the details of your regular solo travellers meetings and activities. Tonight enjoy a welcome dinner and drinks reception and get to know your fellow solo travellers.
Depart late afternoon.
30/10/2020 Honfleur, France
Arrive early morning. Depart late night.
The pretty town of Honfleur lies beside the mouth of the Seine where it flows into the Channel. Explore the picturesque old harbour – the Vieux Bassin – with its tall narrow buildings, as well as the cobbled streets and alleys. Within the town you’ll also find St Catherine’s Church – one of the largest wooden churches in France, and the Satie Museum dedicated to the composer. Honfleur also served as inspiration for many painters including Boudin, Monet and Dufy.
31/10/2020 Zeebrugge (for Bruges), Belgium
Arrive early afternoon. Depart late night.
Zeebrugge offers an ideal opportunity to visit the UNESCO-listed city of Bruges. The historic streets are home to some unforgettable Gothic buildings and medieval architecture, as well as pretty canals and one of the world's highest brick buildings. Soak up the cosy atmosphere of the city’s Christmas market, explore the decorated streets, visit the 13th-century Belfry and, of course, you can't go to Belgium without picking up some chocolate to take home…
01/11/2020 Amsterdam, Netherlands
Arrive early morning. Depart late night.
Visit Amsterdam, the charming and quirky capital of Holland where bikes outnumber people. Explore the charming streets of 17th century gabled houses and merchants’ mansions that embroider five concentric circles of canals. Perhaps visit the Royal Palace, originally built as a Town Hall in the 17th century or discover some of the city’s best galleries and museums, including the famous Rijksmuseum, the Anne Frank House and the Van Gogh Museum.
02/11/2020 Rotterdam, Netherlands
Arrive early morning. Depart late afternoon.
Enjoy views of the iconic Erasmusbrug Bridge and Rotterdam’s soaring skyline as you glide into port via the Nieuwe Maas. Once ashore in the Netherlands’ stylish second city, discover fantastic museums and unique architecture; from the 1970’s Cube Houses to the modern Markthal. The iconic UNESCO-listed Windmills of Kinderdijk are just a short distance away.
03/11/2020 Antwerp, Belgium
Arrive early morning on November 3. Depart late morning on November 4.
Diamonds, chocolates and beer… these are just a few of the things that have shaped Antwerp into one of Europe's most important cities. Former residence of Flemish painter, Peter Paul Rubens, Antwerp's Royal Museum of Fine Arts is partly dedicated to his work and you'll also find his altarpieces in the medieval Cathedral of Our Lady, which has the highest church tower in Benelux at 403 feet.
Enjoy a farewell dinner with your fellow solo travellers on your final night.
05/11/2020 Southampton, England
Arrive early morning.
Disembark after breakfast for your included UK door-to-door travel service home.
Travelling solo with Fred. Olsen
Fred. Olsen won the 2018 Wave Award in the ‘Best for Solo Travellers’ category, making them the ideal cruise line if you’re considering cruising as a single passenger. Fred. Olsen have the reputation of sailing the friendliest fleet afloat, and the relatively small size of their four ocean ships, combined with a warm and welcoming atmosphere, will ensure you’ll feel right at home. On this cruise enjoy the added bonus, and friendly service, of a Saga Solos Host. From organising exclusive gatherings and excursions ashore, to reserving seating in the dining room, they’re here to help you get the most out of your experience.
Some of the highlights detailed may only be seen on optional excursions or by exploring independently.