Europe At Leisure 2018: Best of Holland Belgium and Luxembourg Summer 2018

Tour Type: At Leisure
Brochure Type: Europe At Leisure 2018

Take a At Leisure jaunt through Benelux - from fairy-tale castles to flowering fields, Rembrandt to Royal Delft. See the historic fortified city of Maastricht, where four nations converge, the breathtaking gorge of Luxembourg's Alzette and Petrusse rivers, and one of Europe's best-preserved medieval cities, where traditional Belgian chocolate, beer and lace are in plentiful supply - where else but in Bruges?

Sightseeing Highlights
  • City tour in Luxembourg and Bruges
  • Cruise the canals of Amsterdam and Bruges
  • Orientation of Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Maastricht, Ghent and Brussels
  • View The American Memorial at Bastogne
  • Tickets for Keukenhof Bulb fields are included during the flowering season (April until mid-May)
  • Visit the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, Royal Delft Pottery, the Euromast Tower in Rotterdam, General George Patton's Grave, Orval Abbey and Dinant
Dining Highlights
  • 9 hot buffet breakfasts
  • 4 dinners (including Be My Guest)
First class travel Highlights
  • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing
  • Daily breakfast and an average of 50% of evening meals
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • Hand-picked Insider Experiences
  • Optional Experiences and free time
  • All porterage and restaurant gratuities
  • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
  • An expert Travel Director and separate Driver
  • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
  • VIP entry to many sights

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Tour Operator
Trafalgar Tours
Offer
Offer valid through 3/31/2018
Duration
10 Days
Escorted
Escorted - Yes
DayDestinationDescription
Day 1AmsterdamArrive Amsterdam (3 Nights): Fall in love with the Lowlands, launching your At Leisure holiday in the magical city of Amsterdam, whose labyrinthine canals and quaint cobbled squares you will have an opportunity to explore before meeting your Travel Director and fellow travellers for a Welcome Reception cruise including a light meal and welcome drink. Cruise the city's famous waterways admiring the picture-perfect surrounds and gabled facades.Welcome Reception
Wyndham Apollo
Day 2AmsterdamAmsterdam Sightseeing and At Leisure: Explore Amsterdam's historic city centre this morning and enjoy a Small Group Sightseeing tour of the Rijksmuseum with a Local Specialist. Come face-to-face with such masterpieces as Rembrandt's 'The Night Watch', Van Gogh's self-portrait, and 'The Milkmaid' by Vermeer. We leave great art behind and visit a historic diamond polishing factory where we'll gain an Cultural Insight into the tradition of diamond cutting. Celebrate spring and enjoy an included visit to Keukenhof. Meander through an enchanting wonderland of tulips, daffodils and hyacinths with millions of blooms planted across the 70-acre site (subject to season).Buffet Breakfast
Day 3The HagueThe Hague - Delft and Rotterdam Excursion: Soak up the gezellig Dutch atmosphere this morning before heading to Delft via The Hague. We admire the delicate blue and white porcelain that has made this historic town famous during a Cultural Insight at the Royal Delft Pottery workshop. Meandering south, we arrive in the edgy port city of Rotterdam where we will enjoy an informative orientation and ascend the iconic Euromast Tower for stunning panoramic views of this city, much of which had to be rebuilt after World War II. Heading back to Amsterdam, consider an evening relaxing in one of the charming pleins lined with cosy cafes.Buffet Breakfast
Day 4LuxembourgAmsterdam - Maastricht - Bastogne - Luxembourg (2 Nights): The fortified city of Maastricht, with its beautiful old churches, ancient city walls, and stunning merchant houses, takes centre stage this morning. We spend some time ambling through its cobblestone town centre before continuing to Bastogne, the site of bloody skirmishes in the World War II Battle of the Bulge. See the Mardasson Memorial commemorating the almost 80,000 American soldiers who were injured or killed during the siege before journeying to the Duchy of Luxembourg, where tonight we'll dine in our hotel.Buffet Breakfast, Dinner
Novotel Kirchberg
Day 5LuxembourgLuxembourg Sightseeing and At Leisure: This morning we pay tribute to Allied Forces hero, General George S. Patton, whose final resting place is the Luxembourg American Cemetery and Memorial. Later, we take to the streets of a fairy-tale capital on a leisurely walking tour of Luxembourg with a Local Specialist. Our route takes us past the Cathedral and the Grand Ducal Palace, with its Flemish Renaissance facades, and includes spectacular views of the gorge of the Rivers Alzette and Petrusse. Spend the rest of the day at leisure soaking up the quaint atmosphere of this tiny country or indulge in a coffee while you people-watch in the leafy Place d'Armes - the choice is yours.Buffet Breakfast
Day 6BrugesLuxembourg - Orval - Dinant - Bruges (2 Nights): We begin our day with a visit to the 12th century Cistercian Orval Abbey renowned for its distinct cheese and for being one of the few breweries that produces Trappiste beer. En route to the enchanting medieval village of Bruges, we stop in Dinant whose famous son, Adolphe Sax, is credited with having invented the saxophone. This evening we enjoy a memorable Be My Guest experience with Marc and Judig Nyssen at their 18th century Bruges farmstead to learn about Flanders farm life and enjoy hearty Belgian fare.Buffet Breakfast, Be My Guest Dining
Golden Tulip De Medici
Day 7BrugesBruges Sightseeing and At Leisure: Wake up in beautiful Bruges and join a Local Specialist for a walking tour of this picturesque town. Take to the water and enjoy a whimsical sightseeing cruise along the city's wonderful canals lined with Gothic facades. Admire the delicate art of Belgian lace during a Cultural Insight at the Lace Centre in the old lace school of the Sisters of the Immaculate Conception. Spend the rest of the day at leisure soaking up the old-world charm of this beguiling town.Buffet Breakfast
Day 8BrusselsBruges - Ghent - Brussels (2 Nights): Delve into centuries of trade heritage in the port city of Ghent, with its picturesque riverine backdrop. See the medieval city's three famous towers - Saint Nicholas' Church, the Belfry and Saint Bavo's Cathedral - before continuing to Brussels, a multi-cultural melting pot which you will have an opportunity to explore after your Travel Director shows you the city's highlights. See the Atomium - designed for the 1958 Brussels World's Fair, Mannekin Pis and the exquisite Grand Place with its opulent and ornate guildhalls. This evening consider sampling mouth-watering Belgian cuisine washed down with the city's best beers.Buffet Breakfast
Sofitel Europe
Day 9BrusselsBrussels At Leisure: Embrace a full day at leisure in the Belgian capital to explore the city on your terms. Visit Cinquantenaire and learn about military history through the centuries, meander past the Royal Palace and through the leafy lanes of Brussels Park or indulge in delicious chocolate tasting. Your Travel Director will assist you to make the most out of your full day at leisure. This evening we celebrate a memorable sojourn through three fascinating countries during a Farewell Dinner. Buffet Breakfast, Farewell Dinner
Day 10DEPART BRUSSELSDepart Brussels: We bid Belgium a fond adieu this morning as we prepare to close the curtain on a memorable At Leisure holiday. Airport transfers are available. Conditions apply. Please Note: Your coach returns to Amsterdam from Brussels on Day 10. You are welcome to use this complimentary transfer. Drop-off in Amsterdam will be at the Trafalgar Amsterdam hotel and not at the airport. Arrival will be at approximately 3pm, depending on traffic conditions.Buffet Breakfast
Dates/Pricing

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03/30/2018$2,725.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
04/06/2018$2,725.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
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05/18/2018$2,650.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/25/2018$2,650.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/01/2018$2,650.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/08/2018$2,650.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
06/15/2018$2,650.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/22/2018$2,650.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
06/29/2018$2,650.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
07/06/2018$2,650.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
07/13/2018$2,575.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
07/20/2018$2,575.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
07/27/2018$2,575.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
08/03/2018$2,575.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
08/10/2018$2,575.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/17/2018$2,575.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/24/2018$2,575.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
08/31/2018$2,575.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
09/07/2018$2,695.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
09/14/2018$2,695.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
09/21/2018$2,695.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
09/28/2018$2,695.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
10/05/2018$2,695.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
Disclaimer
Departure 27 April will be in Amsterdam on Kings Day. The city centre will be closed to traffic and celebrations will be taking place throughout the country which may impact the timings for your arrival into Amsterdam.

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