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15 Day Avalon Waterways River Cruise from Amsterdam to Amsterdam 2022
Bites, Brews, Views & Canals of Belgium & HollandStarting from $5,998
River Cruise DescriptionBegin your tulip season cruise in Amsterdam. With special culinary highlights throughout your cruise, you'll sample local specialties with onboard beer tasting with cheese and beer-and-food pairings. Cruise on the Rhine River to visit Arnhem-home of WWII memorials and monuments with a local tasting at Doorwerth Castle. 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 and enjoy a culinary experience. On to Belgium for a sightseeing tour of medieval Namur including a local brewery visit 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 including a waffle tasting. Next, you'll explore the city of Antwerp-birthplace of the master painter Peter Paul Rubens. Stroll its cobbled lanes amid 16th-century guildhall houses and the cathedral's stunning altarpiece paintings by the famous artist. Guided sightseeing includes a visit to a local brewery. Guided sightseeing includes a visit to a local brewery. Guided sightseeing includes a visit to a local brewery. Guided sightseeing includes a visit to a local brewery. In Brussels, you'll find landmark buildings and a collection of cafes and shops on your guided tour followed by a chocolate workshop. Visit "The Diamond of Flanders", Ghent and join a local expert for a canal boat followed by a brewery visit. Explore more of the Flanders area with tours in Bossuit-the In Flanders Fields Museum and moving battlefield memorials and memorabilia. In Middelburg, explore its grand history in the Dutch East India Company. Tour the Veere Delta Works to see the world's largest flood-protection system. Continue your cruise through Kinderdijk-where windmills built in 1740 for water management helped the iconic structures become a symbol of Holland. Marvel at the Erasmus Bridge in Rotterdam and join a culinary experience at Markthal. See the quintessential Dutch towns of Zaandam and Haarlem with their signature flower farms, windmills, waterways, and North Sea trading. Join a visit to Zaanse Schans Your cruise through Holland and Belgium returns to Amsterdam for a guided canal cruise through the iconic city.
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|Departure Date||Ship||Priced From|
|Aug 8, 2022||Avalon Tranquility II||$5,998||Call Us!|
Avalon has designed included activities with a choice of experiences. We invite you to select the tours, activities, and events that interest you most, so you can experience your cruise your way. There are 3 types of included shore excursion on every Europe cruise:
- Plus independent exploration options and use of Avalon's exclusive AvalonGO APP.
River Cruise Itinerary
Day 1 AMSTERDAM, HOLLAND (EMBARKATION)Welcome to Holland. Your Suite Ship® is Ready for Boarding. Flights into Amsterdam must arrive by 2 pm. Guests must be on board ship by 5 pm. Your day in Amsterdam is free to explore at your leisure. You may take a Guided Optional Excursion to Zaanse Schans to see historic windmills and charming Dutch houses.
Day 2 NIJMEGEN. EXCURSION TO ARNHEM
Day 3 MAASTRICHT
Day 4 NAMUR, BELGIUM
Day 5 LIÈGE
Day 6 ANTWERP
Day 7 BRUSSELS
Day 8 BRUSSELS
Day 9 GHENT
Day 10 BOSSUIT
Day 11 MIDDELBURG, HOLLAND
Day 12 KINDERDIJK–ROTTERDAM
Day 13 ZAANDAM
Day 14 AMSTERDAM
Day 15 AMSTERDAM (DISEMBARKATION)Your cruise ends with breakfast this morning.
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