1st – 4th April 2022
Known as the land of flowers, The Netherlands is famous for its tulips that blossom in an explosion of colour each year. A springtime visit to the bulbfields is a great experience, whilst the ever popular Keukenhof being the highlight as it is home to one of the world’s largest flower gardens and your chance to see over 7 million flower bulbs in bloom! You’ll also get a chance to explore the country’s capital city, Amsterdam, which offers culture, art, history, sight-seeing and shopping in abundance – your options of things to do in the capital are endless and there’s something for everyone!
Prices are per paying passenger and based on 2 people sharing a twin room and a minimum of 30 paying passengers. Single rooms are available at a supplement.
Depart from London pick-up point. Arrive at your hotel in time for dinner and a chance to get to know your fellow travellers.
Today you will visit the world famous Keukenhof Park to see the impressive blooms. Originally a simple kitchen garden filled with vegetables and herbs, Keukenhof Gardens has grown to become the world’s largest flower garden. Each year it is visited by thousands of people who come to see the millions of bulbs bloom. Spilling across various themed gardens and four pavilions, Keukenhof is a natural paradise filled with spectacular flower displays, inspirational gardens, blossoming fruit trees, and unique art instillations. As you stroll through the fantastic vibrant carpet of tulips, hyacinths, daffodils, orchids, roses, carnations, irises, lilies and many other flowers, you will have no doubt as to why Keukenhof is widely known as ‘The Greatest Flower Show on Earth’. As entrance to the park is included, you can spend the day admiring the exuberant colours of spring, perhaps picking up some tips for your own garden.
Today you’ll spend the day in the cosmopolitan capital city of Amsterdam. Amsterdam is a city with something for everyone, from relaxing canal cruises and fantastic gastronomic experiences to art, diamonds, shopping, culture, history and much, much more. Spend time admiring the attractive 17th century merchant houses and the floating flower market or simply relax in a canal-side café. To view the city from a different angle, why not join our optional Amsterdam canal cruise, as we sail past many of the famous sights of the capital which are inaccessible by coach.
Breakfast at your accommodation before departing for home. Drop off at London drop-off point.
This modern 4 star hotel is located on the outskirts the town of Papendrecht. The hotel boasts an inviting bar and restaurant, whilst the modern bedrooms make for a comfortable stay with amenities including a hairdryer, TV, safe, minibar and tea/coffee making facilities.
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The safety of all our groups is of paramount importance to us. Venture Abroad has rigorous safety checks in place and its own Safety Management Policy.