Essential Holland: Tulips in Spring - 2019

9-night river cruise with Amsterdam, Enkhuizen, Arnhem, Antwerp, Zelzate, Middelburg, Kinderdijk, Rotterdam, Amsterdam
  • EXPERIENCE UNFORGETTABLE CULINARY, HISTORIC, AND NATURAL DELIGHTS IN HOLLAND AND BELGIUM
  • EXPLORE KEUKENHOF GARDENS, HOME TO 7 MILLION SPRING-FLOWERING BULBS
  • VISIT THE 19 UNESCO-DESIGNATED WINDMILLS OF KINDERDIJK
  • GET A NEW VIEW OF AMSTERDAM ON A GUIDED CANAL CRUISE
  • DIVE INTO ANCIENT AND CONTEMPORARY ART AT THE RIJKSMUSEUM
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What to Expect
Moderate activity level
Cultural Immersion

PACING:

  • This is an easily-paced itinerary.
  • Visit 8 ports of call in 11 days, cruising for 9 nights aboard a Vantage Deluxe European River Cruise Ship.
  • Sailing distances between ports are relatively short, so you'll still have time to relax and enjoy the passing scenery from your river cruise.
  • This tulip time cruise itinerary has been designed to give you an optimum amount of time at each port while allowing you the opportunity to enjoy overnight and full-day stays in many ports, with the ship sailing at optimum times.

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY:

  • On your European river cruise, you'll have a chance to join included walking tours in select destinations that go at a more leisurely pace or some that go at a faster clip, depending upon your abilities and preferences. Either way, you won't miss any highlights.
  • On some tours, you'll have free time to walk on your own.
  • Canal tours may require embarking and disembarking a canal boat with a short flight of stairs.
  • Expect multiple flights of stairs in some museums and in older houses.
  • Please note: Vantage river boats are not wheelchair accessible and there are steps on board.

TERRAIN & TRANSPORTATION:

  • All tours involve some walking over uneven terrain, cobblestone walkways, and flagstone paths, especially in ports of call like Schoonhoven and Hoorn.
  • One or two tours may involve short uphill climbs.
  • Panoramic city tours use air-conditioned private motorcoaches.

CLIMATE:

  • March and April are generally chillier months for Belgium and the Netherlands.
  • On average, expect highs in the 50s F-lows in the mid-30s, depending on which month you travel.
  • Rainfall can average about 8-10 days a month.
  • Since the weather is unpredictable, please check weather sites online for 10-day forecasts closer to your departure date to plan your packing accordingly.


Important Notice:The above day-by-day itinerary is preliminary and subject to change. If changes occur while on tour, you will be notified by your Cruise Director or regional expert. In addition, should there be an extreme change in water levels, Vantage will do everything possible to provide either the included excursion or an alternate excursion at Vantage’s discretion.

Please Note: Port Times & Itineraries are subject to change. Fluctuating water levels may affect itinerary.

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