We offer another fantastic river cruise holiday on board the MS Beethoven. Our journey commences in the beautiful Belgian city of Antwerp and takes us over the border on a voyage through Holland’s unique scenery, en route to Rotterdam and to our destination of the Dutch capital of Amsterdam. Optional excursions (bookable whilst on-board) are offered to the magnificent Keukenhof Gardens, a night tour of Amsterdam by riverboat and a guided tour of Antwerp. We also have free time in Amsterdam. With full board accommodation whilst on board MS Beethoven and excellent hospitality. This is a superb early tour - not to be missed!
CURRENCY - Currency required for this tour will be the Euro.
PASSPORT REQUIRED - We require full christian names, date of birth & passport country of issue. Please have these details ready when booking.
TRAVEL INSURANCE - Required.
The MS Beethoven is part of the CroisiEurope fleet of river cruisers. The boats have spacious air-conditioned en suite cabins with large picture window, TV, telephone (for internal calls only), safe and Wi-Fi. Facilities on board include lounge-bar with dance floor, dining room, gift shop and a large sundeck with deckchairs. There is no lift and main deck cabins are accessed down stairs.
Late morning transfer to Hull for the overnight ferry crossing to Zeebrugge (Meals not included).
We disembark at approx. 9.00am and transfer to Brugge, where you will have free time at leisure to explore its cobbled lanes and quaint architecture. Mid-afternoon we continue to Antwerp and board the MS Beethoven for 4 nights full board accommodation. Once we have settled into our cabins, there will be a welcome drink and presentation of the crew, before we enjoy our evening meal on board. After dinner there will be an optional tour of the old city of Antwerp.
After breakfast we sit back and relax as we cruise towards Rotterdam, travelling through small inland seas and immense locks. Tonight, enjoy dinner on board.
Today the choice is yours. You can relax and enjoy the facilities on-board as we travel towards Utrecht and Amsterdam, or you can join the optional excursion to the stunning Keukenhof Gardens (bookable on-board). Meanwhile, your river boat will cruise towards Amsterdam. This evening you can join the optional riverboat cruise of Amsterdam (bookable on-board), the perfect way to explore this beautiful city by night.
Once again today there is a choice of things to do. Join a guided tour of Amsterdam and its diamond quarter, or, if you are feeling energetic, you can join the bike tour of Amsterdam where you will be able to explore and learn about all of the must-see and off the beaten track sites of the city. Of course, you can just relax on-board and watch the world go by.
After breakfast we disembark and travel to Volendam, a beautiful old fishing village, famous for its splendid harbour, fishing trade, authentic Dutch character and traditional clothing. Later in the day we make our way towards Rotterdam, where we board the overnight P&O ferry sailing to Hull. (Meals not included).
Hull to local area. Arrive home lunchtime.
2 nights aboard P&O ferries in 2 berth inside cabins (Meals not included), 4 nights on board MS Beethoven with bed, breakfast, lunch & dinner (House wine, water, beer and soft drinks with meals are included), Service of experienced tour driver, Luxury coach travel with onboard toilet & facilities.
EXCURSIONS - excluding any entry fees - optional excursion programme payable on-board.
DEPOSIT: £80.00 per person
Single supplement: £180.00, Outside cabin single occupancy: £40.00 return, Outside cabin supplement: £25.00 per person return, Lower berth supplement: £20.00 per person return, Return dinner & breakfast package on P&O Ferries: £60.00 per person in the Kitchen Restaurant, Middle deck: £80.00 per person, Upper deck: £90.00 per person.