Holland is known as the land of flowers, famous for its tulips that blossom in an explosion of colour each year. A springtime visit to the Dutch bulb fields is a great addition to our tour program.
Guided Tour of Amsterdam, Entry to Keukenhof, and Entry to Kinderdijk Windmill.
Apollo Hotel is a 4 star hotel and is located a short walk from the centre of the city, which is full of history, architecture, bars, restaurants and shopping areas. All 88 bedrooms have been furnished in a traditional Dutch style and are equipped with hairdryer and TV. The stylish bar offers a perfect place for a relaxing drink before dinner in the light and airy restaurant. Access to the hotel is gained via 6 steps. Hotel has a lift.
With a morning start we will make our way, for our channel crossing to Calais and on to Apollo Hotel, Breda for our 4 night stay.
After breakfast we will make our way to Amsterdam, for a guided tour. Amsterdam is an amazing city to visit at any time of year. From 17th century canals to stunning architecture, the compact Dutch capital city is overflowing with world-class attractions, charm, friendliness and plenty of character. In the afternoon you will have time to explore Amsterdam in your own time.
The ever popular Keukenhof is one of the world's largest flower gardens with over 7 million tulips, daffodils and hyacinths creating a spectacular display in the so-called 'Garden of Europe', covering an area of over 32 hectares. The park is awash with the sight and scent of blossoming flowers. A fabulous day out!
We will have a half day excursion to Kinderdijk, which will include entry to a windmill and a short boat trip. Kinderdijk is a UNESCO heritage site and is home to one of the largest collections of windmills in Holland (19 in total), all dating back to the 18th century and kept in working order. We return to Breda allowing you free time to explore the city.
After breakfast we make our way to Calais for our channel crossing for home.
|Hotel:||Apollo Hotel, Breda|
|Basis:||Dinner, Bed & Breakfast|
|Price:||£485 per person sharing|