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Windmills, Tulips & Belgian Delights The Netherlands in bloom There’s something irrepressibly joyful about Europe in springtime, and nowhere more so than in beautiful Holland, where fields of tulips seem to personify the mood of young and old alike. This 8 day river cruise includes the very best that The Netherlands and Belgium have to offer. From sleepy towns like Edam and Volendam, to thriving modern centers like Rotterdam; from famous windmills and canals to timeless bridges and unique architectural styles, there is no better time to discover it all for yourself. 8 Day Cruise & Tour

Amsterdam > Amsterdam

Keukenhof Gardens, The Netherlands

Gouda cheese market, The Netherlands

Keukenhof Gardens, The Netherlands

Day 01

Amsterdam Welcome to Amsterdam where you will embark your Scenic Space-Ship. Meals: D

Or, for something more active, embark on an enjoyable guided cycling tour of Veere and its surroundings. Alternatively, choose to visit an oyster farm for a tour and tasting. Meals: B.L.D

Day 02

Rotterdam

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Freechoice: Join a knowledgeable local for a guided tour of Rotterdam. A dynamic, international city with a bold and passionately beating heart, Rotterdam is known as the architectural capital of the Netherlands. Or, you could choose to explore beautiful Delft before dropping into the pottery factory and museum to discover more about the world famous Delft Blue Pottery. Alternatively, discover picturesque Kinderdijk, famous for its historic windmills. Or visit Gouda, a town synonymous with cheese, and visit its local cheese market that dates back centuries.

Day 04

Antwerp

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Day 05

Day 03

Arnhem

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Freechoice: Let a local expert guide you through Ghent, one of Belgium’s most historic cities with a myriad of medieval buildings and charming canals or walk the cobblestoned streets on a guided tour of the fairytale city of Bruges. Alternatively, explore Antwerp, renowned as the diamond capital of the world. Or, choose to learn about the life of the famous Flemish painter, Peter Paul Rubens during a guided tour of Antwerp. Visit his former residence and the cathedral that is now home to some of his most important works.

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Freechoice: Explore the Veere Arnhem Airborne Museum Freechoice: Visit the Delta and learn about the Battle works, including the famous of Arnhem. Alternatively, Storm Surge Barrier, an visit the Netherlands Open incredible feat of modern Air Museum and discover engineering, purpose-built historic houses, farms and to protect the flooding Delta windmills. Or, if you’re feeling Plain. Alternatively, you can more active, join a cycling tour choose to explore the charming through pretty surrounds. village of Veere, located on a Meals: B.L.D series of regional dykes, with a history that extends all the way back to the 15th century.

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