Holland may be a small country, but it’s packed with world famous icons. Discover bulb fields, windmills, cheese markets, clogs, canals plus much, much more.
VOLENDAM is a delightful Dutch fishing village, said to be one of Holland’s most picturesque. It has many traditional houses, canals and drawbridges and you may even spot some locals wearing traditional costume. The old quarter of Volendam are full of maze-like streets that have attracted painters and artists from far and wide for centuries.
THE GOLDEN TRIANGLE is the classic Holland experience. This exciting journey through time takes you from Hoorn to Medemblik on a historic Steamtram, passing through beautiful countryside followed by a cruise across Lake Ijsselmeer to Enkhuizen on a fabulous Steamboat. Finally you visit the Zuidersee Museum, a fascinating open air museum with more than 140 houses, shops, a church, workshops and a windmill.
KEUKENHOF GARDENS have been displaying floral art for over 50 years and each year has its own theme. The Gardens are said to be the ‘Greatest Flower Show on Earth’, displaying a kaleidoscope of colours with 7 million flower bulbs including tulips, amaryllis, daffodils and crocuses all displayed in beautiful landscaped gardens.
AMSTERDAM is one of the greatest small cities in the world, famous for its romantic canals, elegant gabled townhouses and bicycles! The city easy to explore with streets and squares exuding a unique, relaxed atmosphere which gives it a village-like charm. Dam Square is in the heart of the city and not far away is the Royal Palace, the infamous Red Light District and over 50 museums and believe or not there are also 8 windmills in the city!
Your holiday includes
Hotel: 3 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
Golden Triangle Journey:
~Stream tram with tea/coffee & cake
~Boat steamer with traditional Dutch lunch
~Overnight – Harwich to Hook of Holland
~Outside lower bedded cabin
~Breakfast on board
RETURN: Eurotunnel crossing
Complimentary tea/coffee on coach
Driver & Courier throughout tour
All coach travel & excursions
The 3 star superior Art Hotel Spaander, Volendam is a very special hotel with 1500 artworks on display. Its located in the heart of picturesque Volendam, beside the pretty harbour and overlooking Lake Ijsselmeer. All rooms are en suite with television and hairdryer. The hotel has Wi-Fi, an indoor swimming pool and lift.