10. Holland at Tulip time

Alphen-Amsterdam-Haarlem-via Keukenhof- Leiden-Aalsmeer-Gouda-Alphen

Enjoy Holland when it shows us its most colourful side
During our tulip week tours in April and May we pay special attention to this real Dutch phenomenon. You admire hundreds of varieties of tulips, hyacinths and other beautiful bulbous plants at the famous Keukenhof Gardens>, visit a flower bulb nursery> (specialist in wild tulips) and the colourful flower auction Royal Flora> in Aalsmeer. We cruise to the enchanting towns of Haarlem, Leiden, Gouda and Amsterdam and of course you can experience the wonderfully blooming tulip fields during your tours by boat and bike.

Sat: Alphen a/d Rijn: 
Embarkation at 4 pm. first dinner & evening walk to the city.

Sun: Alphen-Amsterdam: 
sailing on the Amstel river & biking through the Amstelland, city walk in Amsterdam

Mon: Amsterdam-Haarlem
 
sailing through the city of Amsterdam, time for Amsterdam from, sailing to Haarlem

Tue: Haarlem-Keukenhof-Leiden 
biking through the tulip fields en visiting Keukenhof & Leiden

Wed: Leiden-Aalsmeer 
biking throught the tulip fields and dunes, visting the flower bulb nursery & the beach of Noordwijk, sailing to Aalsmeer.

Thu: Aalsmeer-Gouda
visiting the flower auction, sailing across 2 beautiful lake districts, biking tour along the Old Rhine river and through little Venice, city walk Gouda.

Fr:   Gouda-Alphen
sailing on the Gouwe & Old Rhine river back to Alphen, biking along the "Braassemermeer"route & captains dinner.

Sat: Disembarkation after breakfast

 

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