Tulip Time In Holland & Belgium
If you’ve dreamed of a view filled with windmills and blooming fields of color in Holland and Belgium, it all comes true on your European river cruise from Amsterdam to Brussels! Cruise on the Rhine River to visit Arnhem-home of WWII memorials and monuments. Choose a visit to Arnhem’s WWII Airborne Museum or a bike ride in the forests of Hoge Veluwe National Park. In Maastricht, tour the old cobblestoned university town. On to Belgium for a sightseeing tour of medieval Namur and free time to browse its ancient architecture, charming cafes, and bookshops. In Liège, see the ancient quarters of the “Fiery City” as well as its romantic streets, steps, and tiny alleyways. Next, you’ll explore the city of Antwerp-birthplace of the master painter Pieter Paul Rubens. Stroll its cobbled lanes amid 16th-century guildhall houses and the cathedral’s stunning altarpiece paintings by the famous artist on your guided tour of the diamond capital. In Brussels, you’ll find landmark buildings of Town Hall with a collection of cafes and shops on the Lower Town streets on your guided tour. This river cruise through Holland and Belgium will bloom in your memory for seasons to come!
Day 1 Amsterdam (Embarkation): onboard welcome reception Day 2 Nijmegen. Excursion to Arnhem: choice of biking tour, or guided sightseeing of Arnhem, or guided tour of Airborne Museum in Arnhem; free time in NijmegenDay 3 Maastricht: guided tourDay 4 Namur: guided tourDay 5 Liège: guided tourDay 6 Antwerp–Brussels: guided tour in Antwerp, visit the central Grote Markt, free time in the evening in BrusselsDay 7 Brussels: choice of guided tour, see the town hall or attend a chocolate workshop Day 8 Brussels (Disembarkation): your cruise ends this morning
Amsterdam, Holland (Embarkation)
Nijmegen. Excursion To Arnhem