Cosmos - The Best of the Netherlands
Famous for its tulips, windmills, and wooden clogs, Holland is a delightful country with scenic landscapes, historic monuments, and vibrant cities. You’ll get to know the country on this Holland tour starting and ending in Amsterdam.
Amsterdam, Holland’s capital, is a pleasant, 700-year-old city whose elegant and classic architecture, cafés and restaurants, renowned museums, and picturesque canals—not to mention the bike paths throughout the city—make for a pleasurable atmosphere. Here, your city tour includes a cruise—the best way to see Amsterdam—through the elegant canals lined with stately homes dating back to Amsterdam’s “Golden Age.” In contrast, on this Holland tour you’ll also overnight in Rotterdam, a young city with the world’s busiest port and known for its modern architecture and design.
A highlight of this tour through the Netherlands is a visit to the fascinating Aalsmeer flower auction, where over 20 million plants and flowers are sold daily, however, from April to mid-May, the Aalsmeer flower auction will be replaced by the spectacular visit 70-acre Keukenhof garden, to see the incredible display of colors from seven million flower bulbs. In Groesbeek, dive into the history of Holland’s occupation and liberation during WWII at the National Liberation Museum. Stop in Staphorst, the rustic town dating back to the 13th century, and Volendam, known for its old fishing boats, characteristic small houses, drawbridges, and canals. Additionally, drive over the 19-mile Barrier Dam, constructed to protect the part of Holland that is below sea level.
For the value-minded traveler wanting to have an in-depth experience of the Netherlands, this is the perfect Holland vacation!
Visits Aalsmeer Flower Auction or Keukenhof gardens, Delft Royal Pottery, Groesbeek National Liberation Museum, Arnhem John Frost Bridge, Staphorst, Giethoorn, Groningen, Zaanse Schans workshops, Volendam.
Local Guides for city sightseeing in Amsterdam, Rotterdam; professional Tour Director while touring.
Touring by private, first-class, air-conditioned motorcoach.
Rooms with private bath or shower, hotel taxes, porterage, tips,and service charges.
Prices shown are based on low season
Specific travel dates apply
*per person share twin
7 Days From
Cosmos coach tours feature private first-class air-conditioned motorcoach, Accommodation with private bath or shower, hotel taxes, porterage, tips, and service charges, local guide for city sightseeing, and a professional Tour Director while touring.
- Breakfast - 6
- Lunch - 0
- Dinner - 3
Buffet breakfasts (B) daily
3 dinners (D), including a farewell dinner at a local restaurant in Amsterdam
Only the following offers are combinable - they may not be combined with any other offer:
2.5% Early Payment discount (must pay in full 4 months prior to
$100pc Second Tour discount (applies when multiple tours are booked at the same time for travel within the same calendar year) &
Save 5% Journeys Club Repeat Traveller benefit (must be a Journeys Club member and present member number at time of booking and before final payment is made.
Journeys Club discount is based on land-only portion of core tour on twin share price, not including extra night accommodations, extensions, upgrades, taxes/fees, tips and, supplements/reductions).