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Holland in Bloom aboard Rex Rheni

Dutch and Belgian Waterways

from £499 per person 4 2
Including optional travel insurance or a price reduction of £12 if not required
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Flower-filled Keukenhof and canals of Amsterdam

Encounter the floral delights of Holland on this cruise of contrasts. Begin in Arnhem by remembering the fallen troops before sailing the scenic Rhine towards Beverwijk where you can join an optional excursion to the beautiful Keukenhof Gardens. Cruise on towards Amsterdam to explore the wealth of museums nestled amid its canal-lined streets.

Including...

11 meals: 4 breakfasts, 3 lunches and 4 dinners



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Day 1 UK to Arnhem

Rex Rheni

Travel by coach from Folkestone to Arnhem via Eurotunnel or ferry, and embark Rex Rheni. Enjoy a welcome reception and dinner on board before mooring overnight.

Arnhem Netherlands Europe

Day 2 Arnhem to Wijk bij Duurstede

Arnhem City Hall

This morning, you can explore Arnhem independently, or you might like to join an optional tour to see famous sights associated with the Battle of Arnhem, a battle fought by British and Polish airborne troops during World War II. An alternative optional excursion visits Appeltern Gardens — a stunning location and a source of information and inspiration for amateur gardeners from around the world. Depart for Wijk bij Duurstede this afternoon, arriving early evening.

Wijk bij Duurstede Netherlands Europe

Day 3 Wijk bij Duurstede to Amsterdam

Castle Duurstede

Wijk bij Duurstede sits on the banks of the River Rhine and is one of the oldest settlements in the Netherlands. Look out for the 13th-century medieval Castle Duurstede and traditional Dutch windmills adorning the town's laid-back streets. Perhaps join a full-day optional excursion to the wonderful Keukenhof gardens, described as 'the most beautiful spring garden in the world!' Alternatively, depart for Amsterdam early afternoon where you moor overnight.

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Day 4 Amsterdam

Amsterdam

You have a full day in this lively city, the capital of the Netherlands. Although it's compact and easy to explore on foot, it is home to many interesting old and new buildings and world-class museums, including the Rijksmuseum where you can see Rembrandt’s 'Night Watch'. Perhaps take an optional visit to the fishing village of Volendam and the historic city of Edam. You may like to explore the city this afternoon on an optional sightseeing tour with a canal cruise and coach tour showcasing treasures such as the famous Skinny Bridge.

Amsterdam Holland Netherlands Europe

Day 5 Amsterdam to UK

Amsterdam

Disembark Rex Rheni after breakfast for your return journey to the UK. 

Please note

Some of the highlights may only be seen on optional excursions at an additional cost, or by exploring independently.


Holland in Bloom aboard Rex Rheni

Dutch and Belgian Waterways

from £499 per person 4 2
Including optional travel insurance or a price reduction of £12 if not required
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Holland in Bloom aboard Rex Rheni

Dutch and Belgian Waterways

from £499 per person 4 2
Including optional travel insurance or a price reduction of £12 if not required