5 days - from only £519pp


Dutch Waterways and Bulbfields Cruise

Join us on this exciting river cruise in Holland as we journey through cities, riverscapes and beautiful spring colour. We will discover delightful Dutch vistas at the spectacular Keukenhof Gardens, as well as visit Arnhem and the oldest city in the Netherlands, Nijmegen. With the chance to explore the pretty Dutch village of Kinderdijk, famed for its many windmills, this fantastic holiday is sure to leave you with fond memories!


  • 4 nights cruising with full board
  • Local joining points

5 Day Itinerary

  • Day 1:

    Local departure by coach or Home Connect service, then we head to Amsterdam where we embark the MV Virginia. We moor in Amsterdam tonight.

    Included meals: Light Supper

  • Day 2: Keukenhof & Amsterdam to Arnhem

    We make our way by coach to Keukenhof Gardens to enjoy our included excursion. Be amazed by the wonderful floral displays as we explore the world’s largest flower garden. More than seven million tulips, daffodils and hyacinths create a kaleidoscope of colour and fragrance. Explore the various floral pavilions and delight in the statues dotted around the park. Each year a different floral theme is celebrated with associated planting. You will undoubtedly take home some inspiration and ideas for your own garden.

    Around lunchtime, we return to the MV Virginia and begin our cruise to Arnhem, arriving this evening.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    Keukenhof Park

    Keukenhof Park

    Included Highlights

    • Keukenhof Park
  • Day 3: Arnhem

    We have an included excursion to Arnhem Airborne Museum, located in the old Hartenstein Hotel – the building was used as 1st Airborne Division’s Headquarters.

    We later visit Arnhem Oosterbeek War Cemetery.

    We rejoin our ship this afternoon and cruise to Nijmegen. The oldest city in the Netherlands, Nijmegen is situated on the banks of the River Waal. Explore the bustling waterfront, relax in the pavement cafés and marvel at the buildings in the historic Grote Markt.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner



    Included Highlights

    • Nijmegen
    • Arnhem Oosterbeek War Cemetery
    • Arnhem
    • Arnhem Airborne Museum
  • Day 4: Nijmegen to Rotterdam

    We sail to Rotterdam this morning, referred to as the ‘Manhattan on the Meuse’ because of its dramatic skyline.

    Join our optional excursion by coach to Kinderdijk. Nowhere in the world will you find as many windmills as in the Dutch village of Kinderdijk, which boasts nineteen in total!

    Included meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner



    Included Highlights

    • Rotterdam

    Optional Excursions

    Our optional excursions are a great addition to enhance your holiday experience and are highly recommended.

    • Kinderdijk

    The optional excursions will be available to book during your tour.

    Prices are per person and are subject to change. Payment will be in cash in Euros (for tours to Europe) or Sterling (for UK tours).

  • Day 5:

    Disembark and return home.

    Included meals: Breakfast


You will spend four nights cruising aboard the 4-star standard MV Virginia.

  • MV Virginia

    The MV Virginia provides a modern, relaxed atmosphere, with impressive décor and a fantastic environment in which you will be able to relax at ease. With its intimate and relaxed atmosphere, you’re sure to make a number of firm friends with your fellow passengers. While we’re travelling, be sure to admire the changing scenery from the sundeck, where you can soak up the rays or sit under the covered area. Why not enjoy a pre-dinner drink with your new friends at the bar, before tucking into the sumptuous meals served on-board. You will get to enjoy buffet breakfasts, as well as three-course lunches and four-course evening meals with waiter service.

    • Bar
    • Restaurant
    • WiFi Available
    • TV
    • Hairdryer
    • Bath and/or Shower
    • Telephone

Joining points

Travel from most joining points is included within your coach holiday price; some carry a supplement of £20pp. To find your nearest joining point, search using your postcode below.

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