Springtime in Holland and the Romantic Rhine Valley (port-to-port cruise)
Springtime in Holland and the Romantic Rhine Valley (port-to-port cruise)

Springtime in Holland and the Romantic Rhine Valley (port-to-port cruise)

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11 Days

From Antwerp to Strasbourg, discover the Netherlands, land of the tulips, mills and cheese. Through this cruise and its excursions, we invite you to discover the authentic Holland, with many canals and cities which have been classified as UNESCO World Heritage. We'll also sail along the Rhine and discover the world's largest flower garden at the Hoge Veluwe Nature Park(4), not forgetting the Kröller Müller Museum(4), home to Van Gogh's second largest collection. Enjoy a perfectly combined cruise between nature and culture.

THE CROISIEUROPE DIFFERENCE

  • All meals included - DRINKS INCLUDED with meals and at the bar
  • Refined French cuisine - Gala dinner and evening - Welcome cocktail
  • Free Wi-Fi in lounge and bar
  • Headsets are included for excursions
  • Official welcome from the captain and crew
  • Onboard activities
  • Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
  • All port fees included

CRUISE HIGHLIGHTS

  • 11 days to explore Holland and sail along the majestic Rhine River
  • Discover(1):
    • Delightful scents and springtime colors at the Keukenhof floral gardens(2)
    • Amsterdam and its unique atmosphere
    • Volendam, an authentic Dutch village
    • Zaanse Schans, its windmills and traditional houses
    • Rüdesheim and its Museum of Mechanical Musical Instruments
    • Romantic Heidelberg
  • Itinerary

Day 1: Antwerp

Passengers are welcome to board the ship in Antwerp at 6:00 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, we'll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail. Dinner tonight will be followed by a tour of the old city in the company of our hostess.

Day 2: Antwerp - Rotterdam

Day spent cruising. Our cruise will cross small inland seas and immense locks to reach Rotterdam in the evening. Tonight is our gala dinner and evening.

Day 3: Rotterdam - Amsterdam

Morning spent cruising to Utrecht. Join us on an excursion for both packages: The Keukenhof gardens(2). During this time, the boat will continue to Amsterdam. In the evening, join us on an excursion for both packages: Tour of Amsterdam by night on board a river boat.

Day 4: Amsterdam

This morning, join us for the excursions proposed: CLASSIC: Guided tour of Amsterdam and its diamond merchants. DISCOVERY: Bike tour in Amsterdam. You'll be able to explore and learn about all the must-see and out-of-the-way sites. In the afternoon, join us on an excursion for both packages: Volendam and Zaanse Schans. The evening is free to do as you please.

Day 5: Amsterdam

Enjoy time and lunch on your own today to discover Amsterdam at your own pace! Feel free to go shopping or visit some of the most famous museums such as the Rijksmuseum, Madame Tussauds or the Anne Frank House (entrance fees, guides, lunch and transfers not included).

Day 5: Amsterdam

Enjoy time and lunch on your own today to discover Amsterdam at your own pace! Feel free to go shopping or visit some of the most famous museums such as the Rijksmuseum, Madame Tussauds or the Anne Frank House (entrance fees, guides, lunch and transfers not included).

Day 6: Amsterdam

Enjoy free time in Amsterdam this morning. Join us for an excursion (not included in the packages): bike tour of Amsterdam or guided panoramic tour of Amsterdam and visit to a diamond merchant. In the afternoon, enjoy some more free time in Amsterdam. The evening is free to do as you please. We'll sail through the night to Nijmegen.

Day 7: Amsterdam - Nijmegen - Krefeld

This morning, join us for the excursions proposed: CLASSIC: Visit to the Kröller Müller museum(4). DISCOVERY: Enjoy a great bike ride through the De Hoge Veluwe National Park(4). We'll spend this afternoon sailing towards Krefeld, reaching it in the evening.

Day 8: Krefeld - Cologne - Koenigswinter

The morning will be spent cruising to Cologne. Enjoy free time this afternoon, or take a tour of the old sections of Cologne. We'll then sail on to Koenigswinter. The evening is free to do as you please.

Day 9: Koenigswinter - Rudesheim

Our ship will cruise during the morning towards Rüdesheim, reaching it in the afternoon. Join us on an excursion for both packages: Depart by tourist train and stop at a wine tasting cellar*, followed by a visit to the Museum of Mechanical Musical Instruments. Tonight, enjoy free time to amble down the Drosselgasse, famous for its orchestras and cafes.

Day 10: Rudesheim - Mannheim

We'll sail towards Mannheim this morning. In the afternoon, join us on an excursion for both packages: Visit of Heidelberg. Tonight is our gala dinner and evening. We'll cruise through the night to Strasbourg.

Day 11: Strasbourg

Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking at 9:00 a.m. End of our services.

INCLUSIONS:

  • Your cruise with all meals from dinner the first day to breakfast on the final day (except for lunch on D5)
  • Onboard drinks included (except for drinks from our special lists)
  • Double-occupancy cabin with shower in bathroom
  • Onboard entertainment
  • Assistance from our onboard multi-lingual host/hostess
  • Welcome cocktail
  • Gala dinner
  • Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
  • All port fees
  • Prepaid classic sightseeing package

EXCLUSIONS:

  • Drinks from our special lists, or drinks ordered during excursions or transfers
  • Visits, guides and entrance fees in Amsterdam on D5
  • Lunch on D5
  • Cancellation and baggage insurance
  • Transfers/travel to and from departure/arrival points
  • Personal expenses

Trip prices and dates are correct at the time of the website going live, however all offers are subject to reconfirmation at the time of booking. Note prices usually display available discounted rates if any, (eg. Early Bird Deals if applicable). All featured tour itineraries and offers maybe subject to change due to seasonal variations without notice, or due to local conditions or other conditions. Please confirm all details at time of booking. Travel insurance is mandatory for all Innovative Travel bookings. All passports must be valid for 6 months prior to your return to your home country. Visas are the responsibility of the traveller. Special VIP meet and assist offers are valid for New Zealand passport holders, for other nationalities please check at the time of booking. For full terms and conditions, please refer to our Booking Conditions page.

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