The popular resort of Valkenburg has a scenic setting in the Geul Valley in the south-eastern province of Limburg, Holland. Its unique location lends itself to interesting excursions into Germany and Belgium. Highlights include a visit to the glorious 80-acre floral park of Keukenhof Gardens, the ancient cathedral city of Aachen, free time in Monschau (one of Germany's prettiest towns) and for the first time visit the Gardens of Appeltern.
CURRENCY - Currency required for this tour will be the Euro.
PASSPORT - Required.
The 3 star Walram Hotel is built in the typically South Limburg sandstone style and is set in a tranquil location on the banks of the Geul River. The centre of Valkenburg is only two minutes away on foot. There is a heated indoor swimming pool, sauna and solarium, restaurant and lounge. All bedrooms are en suite with TV, radio and Wi-Fi. There is a lift.
Transfer to Hull for the overnight crossing to Rotterdam. (Meals not included).
We disembark and transfer to Lisse to enjoy a visit to the glorious Keukenhof Gardens, the 80-acre site boasts an array of colourful flowers with millions of tulips and daffodils to name but a few. We continue to Valkenburg for 4 nights half board accommodation at the Walram Hotel.
Today we visit Drielandenpunt, a viewing point from where you can see 3 countries meet. We continue to the historic German city of Aachen for some free time to view the magnificent cathedral located in the attractive city square.
We visit the beautiful historic town of Monschau, a hidden gem with some wonderfully preserved timbered houses, cobbled streets, footbridges and a castle overlooking the town.
Today we visit the beautiful riverside town of Maastricht, with its promenades and cafes, from where you can view the mighty river Maas with its magnificent bridges. In the afternoon, we return to Valkenburg for some free time.
We depart Valkenburg and make our way to the Gardens of Appeltern, The Netherlands' largest and most beautiful garden idea park. Later in the day we continue to Rotterdam to join our overnight crossing to Hull. (Meals not included).
Hull to local area. Arrive home lunchtime.
2 nights aboard P&O Ferries in 2 berth inside cabin (meals not included), 4 nights dinner, bed & buffet breakfast, Luxury coach travel with on-board toilet & facilities, Services of experienced tour driver/s, Excursions as stated - including entry to Keukenhof Gardens and entry to Gardens of Appeltern.
Special hotel package includes: glass of wine or beer per person at dinner, tea or coffee after dinner, one music night and entrance tickets to Holland Casino.
DEPOSIT: £80.00 per person
Single supplement: £185.00, Outside cabin supplement: £18.00 per person return, Outside cabin single occupancy: £35.00 return, Lower berth supplement: £14.00 per person return, Return dinner & breakfast package on P&O Ferries: £50.00 per person in the Kitchen Restaurant