This 4-day Easter break is designed to allow you to explore the buzz of Amsterdam but also allows you to take in the other side of Holland. This tour includes luxury return coach travel, round-trip ferry crossing, three nights bed and breakfast accommodation with en-suite and a day excursion to Brugge in Belgium.
After your central London pickup, depart for Dover for the 3:30am ferry crossing. Upon arrival, continue your journey through France, Belgium and the Netherlands to arrive at the hotel The Hague (Den Haag) at approximately 1pm. The rest of the afternoon and evening is then left to your own leisure. If you cannot wait to get to Amsterdam for a night out, then buses regularly pickup from a stop only a short walk from the hotel.
On the second day in Holland, after breakfast in the hotel, we depart for a visit to a traditional Clog and Cheese factory in Volendam. We will then head to Amsterdam for a guided sightseeing tour. Your tour manager will be sure to point out all of the great places to visit during your stay such as The Amsterdam Museum, which maps the last eight centuries of urban evolution, the famous flower markets to pick up some traditional tulips, and the Amsterdam’s Canal Belt. The rest of your day is left for you to roam the city on your own. At around 10pm, you will meet the coach and return back to the hotel .
Your third day of the Easter weekend again is used to explore the wonders of the city.Optional Extra: Transport/Shuttle to Keukenhof Gardens - visit the Garden of Europe, the gardens are one of the world's largest flower gardens!
On the final day of the trip, after breakfast at the hotel, begin the journey south to Belgium where there is a stop off in the medieval city of Brugge. At approximately 12pm, you'll arrive at Brugge where you will have free time to discover the fantastic town famous for its architecture and chocolate. You may want to get some last minute photos by climbing the 366 steps to the top of the belfry in the city center and enjoy a panoramic view of Brugge. At 5pm, depart for a 8pm ferry crossing to Dover. The approximate arrival time back into central London is 11;45pm.
Please note: all times shown are local times. The itinerary is intended as a guide and some details maybe subject to changes.
**Please ensure you check late night travel options and we cannot guarantee there will not be delays on our return journey to London due to crossing and traffic - it is rare, but we do advise you plan ahead just incase**