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Gardens of Holland & Belgium River Cruise (by Air)

Gardens of Holland & Belgium River Cruise (by Air)

3/5/2020 - 9/5/2020: A 7 day river cruise holiday to Holland & Belguim staying on the cruise ship MS Arena. This tour includes: excursions to Floralia Spring Flower & Keukenhof Gardens, and 4 visits to Amsterdam, Kinderdijk, Antwerp and Rotterdam

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Sunday 3 May - Saturday 9 May 2020


Experience the ultimate spring sensation at two of the most beautiful gardens in Europe. Keukenhof, with more than seven million tulips, daffodils and hyacinths, is undoubtedly one of the finest spring time gardens in the world. Meanwhile, Floralia, is the must see spring event in Belgium where thousands of bulbs are on show around a beautiful castle.


Your Holiday Also Includes


  • Door to Door Service

  • Our own courier service

  • Return airport transfers

  • Return flights from Heathrow

  • Coach transfers between airport & ship

  • 6 nights cruise on a full board basis

  • Excursions to Floralia Spring Flower & Keukenhof Gardens

  • Four visits to Amsterdam, Kinderdijk, Antwerp & Rotterdam


Optional Excursions Available:


  • Aalsmeer Flower Auction £29

  • Amsterdam Canal Cruise with cheese & wine £39

  • Windmills of Kinderdijk £9

  • Appeltern Gardens £33

  • National Botanic Gardens of Belgium £22

  • Please reserve your places at the time of booking




To Heathrow Airport for our flight to Amsterdam. Transfer by local coach to meet our cruise ship and enjoy a relaxing evening on-board.


We set off early this morning on an optional excursion to the Aalsmeer Flower Auction, where you can experience the hustle and bustle of the auction floor and admire the stunning flowers. Later today you can join another optional excursion which reveals the best views of Amsterdam on a cruise around the city's canals.


This morning we reach Kinderdijk, which is renowned for its 19 beautifully preserved windmills. Our optional excursion visits two of the mills, before cruising to Dordrecht. Our other optional excursion then takes you to Appeltern Gardens, home to 200 model gardens bursting with colour and inspiration. Later today we begin cruising towards Belgium


After breakfast, we depart on an included trip to Floralia. Held in the grounds of Chateau de Grand Bigard, where you can wander among more than a million bulbs and admire the glasshouse exhibits. The remainder of the day is free to explore Antwerp.


Today's optional trip takes you to the National Botanic Garden of Belgium (Meise) and the Plant Palace. This is one of the largest botanic gardens in the world. Later today we begin cruising to Rotterdam.


We depart on an included trip to Keukenhof Gardens, where over seven million bulbs are on show. You can follow the pathways which surround shimmering lakes, ancient trees and wonderful works of art, browse the pavilions, find your way around the hedge maze and enjoy the entertainment taking place throughout the day. Later this evening begin cruising back to Amsterdam.


We bid farewell to our captain and crew after breakfast and set off on the return journey home.


Your River Cruise Ship


4* MS Arena


This 4-star ship has all the ingredients for an unforgettable river cruise with comfort, style and unfaltering attention to detail. Panorama restaurant, Ambassador’s lounge/bar, library, sun deck, on-board shop, All cabins on board the MS Arena are spacious and feature outward-facing floor to ceiling panoramic windows with French balconies, air conditioning, TV, telephone, hairdryer and safe.


Cruise Ship Facilities:


  • TV 

  • Hairdryer 

  • Lift

  • Panorama Restaurant

  • Library

  • Sun-deck

  • On-board shop


Duration, Departure Dates & Price


7 Day Escorted Tour


Sunday 3 – Saturday 9 May 2020


  • Main Deck Standard: £1029

  • Main Deck Superior: £1199

  • Upper Superior: 1319


Tour Departs: TBA

Tour Returns: TBA




Single Occupancy: £1494 (MD Std) £1749 (MD Sup) £1929 (UP Sup)


Holiday Insurance: £57.50


Passports will be required for this tour. Departure/Return & Flight times – Still to be confirmed.


All the flights and flight-inclusive holidays in this brochure are financially protected by the Civil Aviation Authority ATOL Scheme – Johnsons ATOL Number is 11451.


(IPT included)


Deposit: £75 per person for all coach holidays in Britain, payable at time of booking.







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