Thursday 8th: Our outward journey takes us via York for time for sightseeing before continuing to Hull for the evening P&O overnight ferry to Rotterdam.
Friday 9th: On arrival in Rotterdam, we disembark after breakfast and head to Keukenhof Gardens. Famed for its breathtaking displays of bulbs, Keukenhof has a whopping six million bulbs bloom every year to form a sea of flowers, between March and May. Keukenhof spring flowers blend beautifully in a landscape of established trees, flowering shrubs, a huge variety of perennials, water gardens, fountains and a large lake. We continue to the Postillion Hotel for two night’s bed, breakfast & dinner.
Saturday 10th: Full day to Amsterdam. Holland’s most vibrant city boasts 165 canals, 1281 bridges, 42 museums and many great sights. Admire the 17th century merchant houses or the floating flower market, which is ablaze with colour in every season. Amsterdam has many art galleries, and is a haven for shoppers.
Sunday 11th: We travel North to De Simonehoeve a local cheese farm and wooden shoe factory, for demonstrations of how these traditional Dutch products are made. We will then continue on to the nearby old fishing village of Volendam, well-known for its old fishing boats and the traditional clothing still worn by some residents. In the afternoon we'll return to the port of Rotterdam to embark for your overnight voyage to Hull.
Monday 12th: Arrive in Hull. Disembark after breakfast and return home via Liverpool for
free time before arriving in Oswestry late afternoon.
With night sailings on our two luxury cruise ferries, you can enjoy great onboard entertainment and delicious food choices on board your Hull ferry to Holland. You’ll be assured of a good night's sleep too, thanks to our comfortable en-suite cabins.
NB: EU Health Insurance Card recommended