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Dutch & Belgian Waterways

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Sail through the waterways of Holland...

The scenic waterways of Holland and Belgium offer a unique way to see this colourful part of Europe. Join us and see the famous Dutch windmills and the magnificent cities of Belgium as we sail along these tranquil waterways. Gaze over the acres of vivid bulbfields that the Netherlands is renowned for and see the vibrant city of Amsterdam and its myriad of canals and cobbled streets. Or discover the Grand Palace in Brussels as well as charming cities such as Ghent, Antwerp and Dordrecht.

Shearings offer Dutch and Belgian river cruises on four exclusively chartered vessels - the MPS Rotterdam, the MPS Da Vinci, the MV Virginia and the MS Alegria. Cruises include travel to your ship by coach or Eurostar, full board accommodation on board your ship with delicious food, enteratainment on the ship and wonderful excursions to places like the Keukenhof Gardens.

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Close this result item Amsterdam to the Rhine Mini Cruise - Air 4 days 

Arnhem

Why not try our new short break spring itinerary, perfect for those who want to experience river cruising for the first time. Embarking in the beautiful city of Amsterdam, we'll take in the seasonal scenery through Holland to reach the lively German cities of Dusseldorf and Cologne, on the Rhine.

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Close this result item Amsterdam to the Rhine Mini Cruise 6 days 

Arnhem

Why not try our new short break spring itinerary, perfect for those who want to experience river cruising for the first time. Embarking in the beautiful city of Amsterdam, we'll take in the seasonal scenery through Holland to reach the lively German cities of Dusseldorf and Cologne, on the Rhine.

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Close this result item Amsterdam to the Rhine Mini Cruise (North Sea Itinerary) By Coach 6 days 

Amsterdam

Why not try our new short break spring itinerary, perfect for those who want to experience river cruising for the first time. Embarking in the beautiful city of Amsterdam, we'll take in the seasonal scenery through Holland to reach the lively German cities of Dusseldorf and Cologne, on the Rhine.

MPS Rotterdam

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Close this result item Tulips and Windmills By Coach 7 days 

Keukenhof Gardens

Discover the delightful Dutch scenery as we visit awesome Keukenhof Gardens, the largest bulb flower park in the world, as well as enjoying the river landscapes, passing historic windmills on the way. This is truly a wonderful short cruise which captures the real essence of Holland, with a perfect mix of city, riverscapes and spring colour.

MV Virginia

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Close this result item Springtime in Holland By Coach 7 days 

Dutch scenery

Capture the real essence of Holland on our wonderful short spring cruise, with a perfect mix of city, scenery and fantastic floral colour. Discover Dutch delights as we visit superb Keukenhof gardens, the largest bulb flower park in the world, as well as taking in the traditional landscapes, passing iconic windmills along the way.

MV Virginia

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Dutch Scenery

Capture the real essence of Holland on our wonderful short spring cruise, with a perfect mix of city, scenery and fantastic floral colour. Discover Dutch delights as we visit superb Keukenhof gardens, the largest bulb flower park in the world, as well as taking in the traditional landscapes, passing iconic windmills along the way.

MV Virginia

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Close this result item Tulips and Windmills By Air 5 days 

Keukenhof Gardens

Discover the delightful Dutch scenery as we visit awesome Keukenhof Gardens, the largest bulb flower park in the world, as well as enjoying the river landscapes, passing historic windmills on the way. This is truly a wonderful short cruise which captures the real essence of Holland, with a perfect mix of city, riverscapes and spring colour.

MV Virginia

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Close this result item Springtime in Holland By Air 5 days 

Capture the real essence of Holland on our wonderful short spring cruise, with a perfect mix of city, scenery and fantastic floral colour. Discover Dutch delights as we visit superb Keukenhof gardens, the largest bulb flower park in the world, as well as taking in the traditional landscapes, passing iconic windmills along the way.

MV Virginia

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Close this result item Amsterdam to the Rhine Mini Cruise - Rail 4 days 

Arnhem

Why not try our new short break spring itinerary, perfect for those who want to experience river cruising for the first time. Embarking in the beautiful city of Amsterdam, we'll take in the seasonal scenery through Holland to reach the lively German cities of Dusseldorf and Cologne, on the Rhine.

MPS Rotterdam

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Keukenhof Gardens

Discover the delightful Dutch scenery as we visit awesome Keukenhof Gardens, the largest bulb flower park in the world, as well as enjoying the river landscapes, passing historic windmills on the way. This is truly a wonderful short cruise which captures the real essence of Holland, with a perfect mix of city, riverscapes and spring colour.

MV Virginia

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MV Virginia

Capture the real essence of Holland on our wonderful short Spring cruise, with a perfect mix of city, scenery and fantastic floral colour. Discover Dutch delights as we visit superb Keukenhof gardens, the largest bulb flower park in the world, as well as taking in the traditional landscapes, passing iconic windmills along the way.

MV Virginia

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Close this result item A Taste of Holland & Belgium - By Coach 8 days 

Amsterdam

Our cruise through Belgium provides us with an amazing mixture of history and sightseeing; nature and cityscapes. We’ll visit the wonderful Keukenhof Gardens, as well as exploring the interesting cities of Antwerp, Rotterdam and Amsterdam, with the chance to enjoy a number of thrilling optional excursions along the way.

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Close this result item A Taste of Holland & Belgium 9 days 

Antwerp

Our cruise through Belgium provides us with an amazing mixture of history and sightseeing; nature and cityscapes. We’ll visit the wonderful Keukenhof Gardens, as well as exploring the interesting cities of Antwerp, Rotterdam and Amsterdam, with the chance to enjoy a number of thrilling optional excursions along the way.

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Close this result item Amsterdam to the Rhine Mini Cruise - Extended - By Air 6 days 

Why not try our new short break spring itinerary, perfect for those who want to experience river cruising for the first time. Embarking in the beautiful city of Amsterdam, we'll take in the seasonal scenery through Holland to reach the lively German cities of Dusseldorf and Cologne, on the Rhine.

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Close this result item Spring Gardens Extravaganza Coach 9 days 

Colourful flower beds of hyacinths, tulips and other bulbs

Join us for a very special garden-filled cruise, where we will discover some fabulous floral attractions including the famous Keukenhof Gardens and the Het Loo Palace Gardens - superb attractions whether you’re a floral expert or someone who appreciates nature’s splendour. Along the way you can relax on board the beautiful MPS Rotterdam, whilst enjoying Holland and Belgium’s tranquil riverside scenery and magnificent cities as we sail by.

MPS Rotterdam

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Close this result item A Taste of Holland & Belgium - By Air 7 days 

Antwerp

Our cruise through Belgium provides us with an amazing mixture of history and sightseeing; nature and cityscapes. We’ll visit the wonderful Keukenhof Gardens, as well as exploring the interesting cities of Antwerp, Rotterdam and Amsterdam, with the chance to enjoy a number of thrilling optional excursions along the way.

MPS Rotterdam

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Close this result item A Taste of Holland & Belgium - By Rail 7 days 

Poppy Field

Our cruise through Belgium provides us with an amazing mixture of history and sightseeing; nature and cityscapes. We’ll visit the wonderful Keukenhof Gardens, as well as exploring the interesting cities of Antwerp, Rotterdam and Amsterdam, with the chance to enjoy a number of thrilling optional excursions along the way.

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Close this result item Spring Gardens Extravaganza By Air 8 days 

Keukenhof Gardens

Join us for a very special garden-filled cruise, where we will discover some fabulous floral attractions including the famous Keukenhof Gardens and the Het Loo Palace Gardens - superb attractions whether you’re a floral expert or someone who appreciates nature’s splendour. Along the way you can relax on board the beautiful MPS Rotterdam, whilst enjoying Holland and Belgium’s tranquil riverside scenery and magnificent cities as we sail by

MPS Rotterdam

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Keukenhof Gardens

Join us for a very special garden-filled cruise, where we will discover some fabulous floral attractions including the famous Keukenhof Gardens and the Het Loo Palace Gardens - superb attractions whether you’re a floral expert or someone who appreciates nature’s splendour. Along the way you can relax on board the beautiful MPS Rotterdam, whilst enjoying Holland and Belgium’s tranquil riverside scenery and magnificent cities as we sail by.

MPS Rotterdam

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Close this result item A Taste of Holland & Belgium - Amsterdam Extension (By Air) 9 days 

Amsterdam

Our cruise through Belgium provides us with an amazing mixture of history and sightseeing; nature and cityscapes. We’ll visit the wonderful Keukenhof Gardens, as well as exploring the interesting cities of Antwerp, Rotterdam and Amsterdam, with the chance to enjoy a number of thrilling optional excursions along the way. We’ll also spend two days in Amsterdam, enjoying the sights and sounds of this amazing city.

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Close this result item Spring Gardens Extravaganza - Extended - By Air 10 days 

Join us for a very special garden-filled cruise, where we will discover some fabulous floral attractions including the famous Keukenhof Gardens and the Het Loo Palace Gardens - superb attractions whether you’re a floral expert or someone who appreciates nature’s splendour. Along the way you can relax on board the beautiful MPS Rotterdam, whilst enjoying Holland and Belgium’s tranquil riverside scenery and magnificent cities as we sail by.

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Close this result item Dutch Waterways Inclusive By Coach 10 days 

Kinderdijk

Enjoy a relaxing cruise through the gentle waterways of Holland. An opportunity to see the vibrant city of Amsterdam with its myriad of canals and cobbled streets, discover the traditional fisherman’s village of Volendam, Schoonhoven the silver making centre, Rotterdam and Edam, the home of cheese! Join us on this great value cruise to discover the best of Holland’s waterways.

MS Alegria

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Close this result item Dutch Waterways Inclusive (North Sea Itinerary) By Coach 10 days 

Kinderdijk

Enjoy a relaxing cruise through the gentle waterways of Holland. An opportunity to see the vibrant city of Amsterdam with its myriad of canals and cobbled streets, discover the traditional fisherman’s village of Volendam, Schoonhoven the silver making centre, Rotterdam and Edam, the home of cheese! Join us on this great value cruise to discover the best of Holland’s waterways.

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Close this result item Dutch Waterways Inclusive By Air 8 days 

Kinderdijk

Enjoy a relaxing cruise through the gentle waterways of Holland. An opportunity to see the vibrant city of Amsterdam with its myriad of canals and cobbled streets, discover the traditional fisherman’s village of Volendam, Schoonhoven the silver making centre, Rotterdam and Edam, the home of cheese! Join us on this great value cruise to discover the best of Holland’s waterways.

MS Alegria

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Close this result item Three Countries Explorer (Reverse) By Air 8 days 

Antwerp

Journeying through three countries, our new cruise on the beautiful MPS Rotterdam will take in the changing riverscapes and offers a wonderful mix of countryside, villages and vibrant cities. Explore the sights at our interesting ports of call, enjoy the passing scenery as we sail and why not discover more on our selection of shore excursions.

MPS Rotterdam

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Close this result item Three Countries Explorer (Reverse) By Rail 8 days 

Antwerp

Journeying through three countries, our new cruise on the beautiful MPS Rotterdam will take in the changing riverscapes and offers a wonderful mix of countryside, villages and vibrant cities. Explore the sights at our interesting ports of call, enjoy the passing scenery as we sail and why not discover more on our selection of shore excursions.

MPS Rotterdam

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Close this result item Three Countries Explorer (Reverse) By Coach 10 days 

Journeying through three countries, our new cruise on the beautiful MPS Rotterdam will take in the changing riverscapes and offers a wonderful mix of countryside, villages and vibrant cities. Explore the sights at our interesting ports of call, enjoy the passing scenery as we sail and why not discover more on our selection of shore excursions.

MPS Rotterdam

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Close this result item DUTCH WATERWAYS INCLUSIVE & EXT 10 days 

Sit back relax, and let us whisk you away for a carefree holiday where you can enjoy the best, the very best the area has to offer. You can't beat a holiday with Shearings!

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10 days from only £1159 per person.

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Close this result item Amsterdam to Basel 13 days 

The Rhine

Journey with us through from Amsterdam, through Holland and along the Rhine River to Basel, across the border of Switzerland, enjoying the wonderful riverscapes and interesting ports of call along the way.

 

MPS Rotterdam

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Close this result item Amsterdam to Basel By Air 11 days 

The Rhine

Journey with us through from Amsterdam, through Holland and along the Rhine River to Basel, across the border of Switzerland, enjoying the wonderful riverscapes and interesting ports of call along the way.

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Close this result item Amsterdam to Basel By Rail 11 days 

Journey with us through from Amsterdam, through Holland and along the Rhine River to Basel, across the border of Switzerland, enjoying the wonderful riverscapes and interesting ports of call along the way.

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11 days from only £1469 per person.

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Close this result item SPRING GARDENS & HOLLAND & BELGIUM 16 days 

Sit back relax, and let us whisk you away for a carefree holiday where you can enjoy the best, the very best the area has to offer. You can't beat a holiday with Shearings!

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16 days from only £1569 per person.

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