Best of Holland Belgium and Luxembourg end Amsterdam

Best of Holland Belgium and Luxembourg end Amsterdam

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10 Days

Best of Holland Belgium and Luxembourg end Amsterdam

10 Days Starting and ending in Amsterdam

Visiting:

Amsterdam

,

Keukenhof

,

Delft

,

Rotterdam

,

Maastricht

,

Bastogne

,

Luxembourg

,

Dinant

,

Bruges

,

Ghent

,

Brussels

Tour operator:

Trafalgar

Trip Styles:

Activities:

Tour code:

EHBLM118

Group size:

15 - 54

Age range:

5-99

Interests:

Recommended For:

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Tour Overview

This Holland, Belgium, Luxembourg travel trio packs a punch with good food and epic sightseeing. The enchanting beauty of Bruges is a highlight, but there's more to experience, from seeing how Belgian lace is made, to dinner in an 18th-century Flanders farmstead.

Highlights

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    Explore the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, Luxembourg City and Bruges with a Local Specialist

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    Discover Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Maastricht, Ghent and Brussels

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    Visit General George Patton's Grave in Luxembourg City, Orval Abbey, Dinant and a lace making workshop in Bruges

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    View The American Memorial at Bastogne

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    Scenic Cruise on the canals of Amsterdam and Bruges

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    Tickets for Keukenhof Tulip Bulb fields are included during the flowering season (end of March until mid-May)

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    Connect With Locals Join Marc Nyssen at his 18th-century Bruges farmstead to learn about Flanders farm life and enjoy a hearty Belgian Be My Guest dinner.

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    Dive Into Culture See first-hand the famous tradition of Belgian lace at a workshop in Bruges.

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    Dive Into Culture Visit the Delft Pottery factory to see how this delicate porcelain is created.

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    Stays with Stories Stay where Europe's movers and shakers do when they visit Brussels. The elegant Sofitel Brussels Europe lies in the leafy European District of the city.

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Itinerary

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icon Day 1 : Welcome to Amsterdam

Location:

  Amsterdam


Accommodation:

  Hotel


Accommodation Name:

  Apollo


Meals Included:

  No Meals


Fall in love with the Lowlands, launching your holiday in the magical city of Amsterdam, whose labyrinthine canals and vibrant squares you will have an opportunity to explore on your own. Later, you’ll meet your Travel Director and fellow travellers for a Welcome Reception cruise, including a light meal and welcome drink. Cruise the city's famous waterways admiring the picture-perfect surrounds and gabled façades.

icon Day 2 : Explore Amazing Amsterdam

Location:

  Amsterdam, Keukenhof


Accommodation:

  Hotel


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


Explore Amsterdam’s historic city centre this morning. Dive Into Culture as you join a Small Group Sightseeing tour of the Rijksmuseum with a Local Specialist. Come face-to-face with such masterpieces as Rembrandt’s 'The Night Watch', Van Gogh’s self-portrait, and 'The Milkmaid' by Vermeer. Celebrate spring and enjoy an included visit to Keukenhof (subject to season) where you'll stroll through an enchanting wonderland of tulips, daffodils and hyacinths with millions of blooms planted across the 32-hectare site.

icon Day 3 : Discover Delft and Rotterdam

Location:

  Delft, Rotterdam


Accommodation:

  Hotel


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


Soak up the gezellig Dutch atmosphere this morning, before heading to Delft via The Hague. We Dive Into Culture during a visit to the Royal Delft Pottery workshop and admire the delicate blue and white porcelain that has made this historic town famous. We continue our journey south, arriving in the edgy port city of Rotterdam where we will enjoy an informative orientation tour. Heading back to Amsterdam, consider a leisurely evening in one of the charming pleins lined with cosy cafés.

icon Day 4 : Onwards to Maastricht, Bastogne and Luxembourg City

Location:

  Maastricht, Bastogne, Luxembourg


Accommodation:

  Hotel


Accommodation Name:

  Novotel Kirchberg


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Dinner


The fortified city of Maastricht, with its beautiful old churches, ancient city walls, and stunning merchant houses, takes centre stage this morning. We spend some time strolling through its town centre before continuing to Bastogne, the site of bloody skirmishes in the World War II Battle of the Bulge. Visit the 12th-century Cistercian Orval Abbey, renowned for being one of the few breweries that produce Trappist beer before journeying to the Duchy of Luxembourg, where tonight we'll dine in our hotel.

icon Day 5 : See the Sights of Luxembourg City

Location:

  Luxembourg


Accommodation:

  Hotel


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


This morning, we pay tribute to Allied Forces hero, General George S. Patton, whose final resting place is the Luxembourg American Cemetery and Memorial. Later, we embark on a leisurely walking tour of Luxembourg City with a Local Specialist. Our route takes us past the Cathedral and the Grand Ducal Palace, with its Flemish Renaissance façades, and includes spectacular views of the gorge of the rivers Alzette and Petrusse. Spend the rest of the day at leisure soaking up the quaint atmosphere of this tiny country or indulge in a coffee while you people-watch in the leafy Place d'Armes – the choice is yours.

icon Day 6 : Journey to Bruges

Location:

  Dinant, Bruges


Accommodation:

  Hotel


Accommodation Name:

  De' Medici


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


En route to the enchanting medieval village of Bruges, we stop in Dinant whose famous son, Adolphe Sax, is credited with having invented the saxophone.

icon Day 7 : Uncover the Treasures of Bruges

Location:

  Bruges


Accommodation:

  Hotel


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


Wake up in beautiful Bruges and join a Local Specialist for a walking tour of the town. Take to the water and enjoy a whimsical sightseeing cruise along the city's wonderful canals lined with Gothic façades. Dive Into Culture next and admire the delicate art of Belgian lace. Spend the rest of the day on your own, immersing yourself in the old-world allure of this town. This evening, we Connect With Locals, joining Marc Nyssen at his 18th-century Bruges farmstead to learn about Flanders farm life and enjoy dinner at an exclusive Be My Guest experience.

icon Day 8 : Continue to Ghent and Brussels

Location:

  Ghent, Brussels


Accommodation:

  Hotel


Accommodation Name:

  Sofitel Europe


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


Delve into centuries of trade heritage in the medieval port city of Ghent, with its picturesque riverine backdrop. See the three famous towers – Saint Nicholas Church, the Belfry and Saint Bavo's Cathedral – before continuing to Brussels, a multi-cultural melting pot, which you will have an opportunity to explore after your Travel Director shows you the city's highlights. See the Atomium, designed for the 1958 Brussels World's Fair, Mannekin Pis and the exquisite Grand Place with its opulent and ornate guildhalls. This evening, consider sampling mouth-watering Belgian cuisine washed down with the city's best beers. Our Stays With Stories hotel is the elegant Sofitel Brussels Europe. The hotel has long been the lodgings of choice for the world’s movers and shakers, including Mark Zuckerberg and Angela Merkel. It’s surrounded by leafy parks, cafes and museums, in the heart of the tranquil European District.

icon Day 9 : Brussels Your Way

Location:

  Brussels


Accommodation:

  Hotel


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Dinner


Embrace this day at leisure to explore the Belgian capital as you wish. Stroll past the Royal Palace and through the leafy lanes of Brussels Park or indulge in tasting delicious chocolate. Your Travel Director will assist you to make the most out of your free day at leisure. This evening we celebrate a memorable sojourn through three fascinating countries during a Farewell Dinner.

icon Day 10 : Depart Amsterdam

Location:

  Brussels, Amsterdam


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


We bid Belgium a fond adieu this morning as we prepare to close the curtain on a memorable holiday. Drop-off in Amsterdam will be at the Trafalgar Amsterdam hotel and not at the airport. Arrival will be at approximately 3pm, depending on traffic conditions.

What's Included

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    1 Be My Guest

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    1 Dinner

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    1 Farewell Dinner

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    1 Welcome Reception

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    9 Breakfasts

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    All hotel tips, charges and local taxes

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    All porterage and restaurant gratuities

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    An expert Travel Director and professional Driver

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    Audio headsets for flexible sightseeing

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    Breakfast daily and up to half of your evening meals

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What's Not Included

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    Tipping and Gratuities

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    International Travel

Check out our Q&As

Are flights included in this tour?

No

Are children permitted to take part in the tour?

Yes

Are the local guides on the tour English speaking?

Yes

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Best of Holland Belgium and Luxembourg end Amsterdam

10 Days Starting and ending in Amsterdam

Visiting:

Amsterdam

,

Keukenhof

,

Delft

,

Rotterdam

,

Maastricht

,

Bastogne

,

Luxembourg

,

Dinant

,

Bruges

,

Ghent

,

Brussels

Tour operator:

Trafalgar

Trip Styles:

Activities:

Tour code:

EHBLM118

Group size:

15 - 54

Age range:

5-99

Interests:

Recommended For:

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