Holland and its Tulips

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Cruise from Amsterdam, through the gorgeous dutch countryside in bloom, through Rotterdam and Antwerp. Includes a tour of the famous Keukenhof Gardens.

From Amsterdam to Antwerp via Rotterdam, embark on a journey between cities and picturesque landscapes, major European ports and historic canals. Be seduced by a four-day cruise full of culture and tradition. Includes a tour of the famous Keukenhof Gardens and their fabulous tulip fields.

6th April departure is onboard 4 anchor MS Beethoven.
12th April departure is onboard 4 anchor MS Leonardo de Vinci

Inclusions

  • Direct Flight from Dublin to Amsterdam.
  • Transfers form Airport to the quay to board your river cruiser
  • 3 nights on the river cruiser, based on 2 sharing a lower deck cabin
  • Refined french cuisine onboard on a full board basis from
  • Dinner on the 1st day to Breakfast on the last day
  • All drinks included – DRINKS INCLUDED with meals and at the bar
  • Free Wifi in lounge and bar
  • Official welcome from the captain and crew
  • Tour of Keukenhof Gardens
  • Onboard activities
  • Transfer to the airport in Brussels
  • Direct flight from Brussels to Dublin
  • Taxes and charges of €130 10kg hand luggage per person

Itinerary

Day 1 Amsterdam, Netherlands

Passengers are welcome to board the ship in Amsterdam at 6:00 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabin, join us for a welcome cocktail with the crew before dinner. We’ll have dinner on board followed by an optional guided boat tour of the city.

Day 2 Amsterdam to Rotterdam

After breakfast, we’ll cruise to Utrecht. Enjoy lunch on board. Join us for an excursion to the Keukenhof Gardens(2). Each spring, more than 7 million bulbs bloom in the garden, with a total of 800 varieties of tulips. Besides the almost 80 acres of flowers, the garden also has unique artwork and great attractions, including a new “selfie” garden. Meanwhile, our ship will cruise to Rotterdam, where we will rejoin it for our gala evening.

Day 3 Rotterdam to Antwerp

We’ll begin our day with an early morning start cruising towards Antwerp. We’ll pass Dordrecht and enter the Holland Diep – crossing though the Volkerak and Kreekak locks. After crossing the border between Holland and Belgium, we will sail up the Scheldt to the port of Antwerp, the second largest port in the world after Rotterdam, where our boat will rub shoulders with some of the biggest sea-going vessels of all nationalities. We’ll have dinner on board and explore the old city in the company of our hostess.

Day 4 Antwerp, Belgium

Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking around 9:00 a.m. You will be transferred to the airport for your flight back to Ireland.

Accommodation

CroisiEurope has a fleet of 40 Prestige boats with cabins, which ply the most beautiful rivers in Europe. Spacious and light, they offer a welcoming and refined setting. Accommodation capacity varies from 100 to 280 passengers depending on the boat's design. At the cutting edge of technology, their facilities offer comfort and safety. Carefully maintained and partially renovated each year, the CroisiEurope fleet is largely made up of recently built vessels, less than five years old, all with Veritas certification.

Extra Information

Booking Remarks

  • Optional insurance €25 (conditions apply)
  • A non-refundable, non-transferable booking deposit of €250 per person is required.
  • Gratuities are not included and are payable at your discretion at the end of your cruise onboard.
  • Holidays & offers are subject to availability at time of booking
  • These prices are guidelines only and are subject to change and availability. Pricing will be confirmed at time of booking.
  • Single Supplement €210

  Cost per person: €829pp
  Number of nights: 4

06 Apr 2020 Main Deck €829
06 Apr 2020 Middle Deck €919
06 Apr 2020 Upper Deck €939
12 Apr 2020 Main Deck €829
12 Apr 2020 Middle Deck €919
12 Apr 2020 Upper Deck €939

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