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Amsterdam & Brussels Bound

From £1.434 pp

We’ve fallen in love with this dynamic cruise through The Netherlands and Belgium, you will too. Experience Amsterdam’s famously gezellig cityscape—a Dutch quality that roughly translates as “cozy.” Stop by the futuristic city of Rotterdam, walk along Middelburg’s majestic harbor and see Ghent’s history come to life. Brussels delivers a historic, yet hip vibe, and of course, the best chocolate.

What’s Included:

  • Boutique 7 night cruise in a riverview stateroom
  • 3 Meals included daily
  • 2 dedicated U Hosts
  • Included excursions
  • U+ optional esxcursions
  • Local DJ Set
  • Complimentary Bikes on board for your use
  • Movies to rent in your room
  • Fitness center
  • All gratuities onboard and ashore
  • Free Internet and Wi-Fi access
Tulip River Cruise
Day 1 - Brussels

Embark, your adventure begins today.

Dinner

Day 2 - Brussels

INCLUDED – INTRO TO BRUSSELS The best way to get a feel for this cosmopolitan city, we’ll wander through a few neighborhoods and see some sights. You might just find something you’d love to see again.

INCLUDED – BIKE TOUR AROUND THE ATOMIUM A landmark building built for the 1958 World Expo, the Atomium is a must-see. We’ll also bike though some of Brussels’ best parks and trails.

U+ EXCURSION – BEST OF BRUSSELS For those of you who want to see the famous attractions of Brussels, this is for you. And of course, the city is famous for chocolate…you might just get a taste on the way.

Day 2 - Brussels

Brunch & Dinner

Day 3 - Antwerp

INCLUDED – CHOICE OF “INTRO TO ANTWERP” OR “CULTURE & FOOD TOUR BY BIKE”

Today you have your choice of one of these fun excursions in Antwerp:

1) INTRO TO ANTWERP: Get to know Antwerp by foot on this tour through the city famous for vibrant fashion, architecture and cultural contrasts. Stop for a complimentary tasting of native foods and wines as you soak up the local color;

OR 2) CULTURE & FOOD TOUR BY BIKE: Come hungry, because you’re in for a real treat. We’ll bike through some of Antwerp’s famous neighborhoods and taste everything from Moroccan mint tea to Turkish delights to Jewish pastries. 

Day 3 - Antwerp

Brunch & Dinner

Day 4 - Ghent

INCLUDED – INTRO TO GHENT Once the second largest city in Europe, a lot has changed in this city since WWII, but it’s still one of our favorites. You’ll get a taste of its history and see plenty of its famed squares and marketplaces.

U+ EXCURSION – BRUGES IN DEPTH All aboard! We’re going to Bruges and we’re getting there by train. Take in the sights and scenes with your local guide before going to the Fries Museum. And yes, it is a museum dedicated to all things fried potato. Enjoy a tasting and end the excursion with a complimentary wine tasting.

 

Day 4 - Ghent

Brunch & Dinner

Day 5 - Middelburg

INCLUDED – INTRO TO MIDDELBURG One of the most beautiful towns in the Netherlands, you’ll get a feel for this charming city. From its old winding streets to spacious parks and bunkers leftover from WWII, there’s no shortage of sights.

INCLUDED – DOMBURG BEACH BY BIKE With wide beaches, long boardwalks and sandy dunes, Domburg Beach is a perfect place for a bike ride. We’ll pedal around the coastline and make a few stops.

U+ EXCURSION – DUTCH ENGINEERING Did you know that 20% of the Netherlands is below sea level, and only half is 3 feet above sea level? Considered one of the “Seven Wonders of the Modern World,” the storm surge barriers are a true engineering marvel.

Day 5 - Middelburg

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 6- Rotterdam

INCLUDED – JOGGING THROUGH ROTTERDAM With 1,900 running paths in the city, there’s no way we’d skip this. We’ll take a run by the water and see some of the sights.

INCLUDED – ROTTERDAM BY DESIGN Experience the best of Rotterdam’s architecture on this tour through the city’s coolest buildings. See the Cube Houses of Piet Blom that were built in the 1930s, the contemporary Market Hall that houses the masterpiece that many call “the Sistine Chapel of Rotterdam,” and of course, the iconic Erasmus Bridge that’s made its appearance in fashion spreads, movies and as a backdrop to musical events. 

Day 6- Rotterdam

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 7- Amsterdam

INCLUDED – AMSTERDAM CANALS Known as the Venice of the North, you haven’t done Amsterdam until you’ve truly explored the canals. Mimosa in hand, we’ll take the canals by boat. Sure, we won’t see all 165 of them, but we’ll get close.

U+ EXCURSION – SIX SENSES OF AMSTERDAM Named because you’ll be using all of your senses on this deep dive into the local food scene. We don’t ruin the surprise, but we can say: Dutch apple pie, Gouda cheese, and stroopwafels. Hungry yet?

 

Day 7- Amsterdam

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 8 - Amsterdam

Disembark and head off to your next adventure.

Breakfast

Day 1- Amsterdam

Embark, Your adventure begins today.

Dinner

Day 2 - Amsterdam

INCLUDED – AMSTERDAM CANALS

Known as the Venice of the North, you haven’t done Amsterdam until you’ve truly explored the canals. Mimosa in hand, we’ll take the canals by boat. Sure, we won’t see all 165 of them, but we’ll get close.

U+ EXCURSION – AMSTERDAM IN BLOOM (MAY. 1 SAILING ONLY)

Spring has sprung! So why not experience it in its fullest bloom? A trip to the Keukenhof Gardens plays host to over 7 million blooms, and 800 varieties of tulips across its near 80 acres (32 hectares) of land. Get lost exploring the beauty of spring, crafted by Mother Nature herself. 

Day 2 - Amsterdam

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 3 - Rotterdam

INCLUDED – JOGGING THROUGH ROTTERDAM

With 1,900 running paths in the city, there’s no way we’d skip this. We’ll take a run by the water and see some of the sights.

INCLUDED – ROTTERDAM BY DESIGN

Experience the best of Rotterdam’s architecture on this tour through the city’s coolest buildings. See the Cube Houses of Piet Blom that were built in the 1930s, the contemporary Market Hall that houses the masterpiece that many call “the Sistine Chapel of Rotterdam,” and of course, the iconic Erasmus Bridge that’s made its appearance in fashion spreads, movies and as a backdrop to musical events.

 

Day 3 - Rotterdam

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 4 - Middelburg

INCLUDED – INTRO TO MIDDELBURG

One of the most beautiful towns in the Netherlands, you’ll get a feel for this charming city. From its old winding streets to spacious parks and bunkers leftover from WWII, there’s no shortage of sights.

NCLUDED – DOMBURG BEACH BY BIKE With wide beaches, long boardwalks and sandy dunes, Domburg Beach is a perfect place for a bike ride. We’ll pedal around the coastline and make a few stops.

 

Day 4 - Middelburg

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 5 - Ghent

INCLUDED – INTRO TO GHENT

Once the second largest city in Europe, a lot has changed in this city since WWII, but it’s still one of our favorites. You’ll get a taste of its history and see plenty of its famed squares and marketplaces.

U+ EXCURSION – BRUGES IN DEPTH

All aboard! We’re going to Bruges and we’re getting there by train. Take in the sights and scenes with your local guide before going to the Fries Museum. And yes, it is a museum dedicated to all things fried potato. Enjoy a tasting and end the excursion with a complimentary wine tasting.

 

Day 5 - Ghent

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 6 - Antwerp

INCLUDED – CHOICE OF “INTRO TO ANTWERP” OR “CULTURE & FOOD TOUR BY BIKE”

Today you have your choice of one of these fun excursions in Antwerp:

1) INTRO TO ANTWERP: Get to know Antwerp by foot on this tour through the city famous for vibrant fashion, architecture and cultural contrasts. Stop for a complimentary tasting of native foods and wines as you soak up the local color;

OR 2) CULTURE & FOOD TOUR BY BIKE:

Come hungry, because you’re in for a real treat. We’ll bike through some of Antwerp’s famous neighborhoods and taste everything from Moroccan mint tea to Turkish delights to Jewish pastries.

 

Day 6 - Antwerp

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 7 - Brussels

INCLUDED – INTRO TO BRUSSELS 

The best way to get a feel for this cosmopolitan city, we’ll wander through a few neighborhoods and see some sights. You might just find something you’d love to see again.

INCLUDED – BIKE TOUR AROUND THE ATOMIUM

A landmark building built for the 1958 World Expo, the Atomium is a must-see. We’ll also bike though some of Brussels’ best parks and trails.

U+ EXCURSION – BEST OF BRUSSELS For those of you who want to see the famous attractions of Brussels, this is for you. And of course, the city is famous for chocolate…you might just get a taste on the way.

Day 7 - Brussels

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 8 - Brussels

Disembark and head off to your next adventure.

Breakfast

U by Uniworld is a new take on experiential travel, for the young and young at heart with cruises designed for those with a passion for exploring and a taste for authentic adventures. We at U have always believed that travel should be relaxing, exhilarating, convenient and tailored to your interests — all at the same time. And on a U by Uniworld river cruise, that’s exactly what you’ll experience.Part boutique hotel, part yacht, part local hotspot. The B cruises down France’s Seine River. Her chic style and Parisian influence will put you in the French spirit even before stepping off. When your waterfront hotel is also your taxi, bar, favorite restaurant, nightclub and yoga studio, travel becomes a bit more relaxed and a lot more hassle-free. Onboard, you can expect everything you’d find in your favorite boutique hotel. But here’s the best part. Your floating boutique hotel makes it extra-easy to visit several European destinations in a single trip while only having to unpack once. Grab a drink and meet us on the top deck, where the glass enclosed room disappears into the floor to create an open-air hangout. It’s the best view in the house and the spot to meet new friends or listen to a local guest DJ. With a casual dining venue and lounge seating, it’s the place to be. Our ships feature a full-service restaurant and a lite-menu in the lounge for dining — serving farm-to-table cuisine inspired by the culinary style of the places you’ll visit.

Onboard Features & Facilities

  • Top deck with panoramic views and rooftop Lounge, you can also enjoy a morning Yoga session
  • Ice Bar, featuring signature cocktails, craft beers, silent discos and DJ’s
  • 24 Hour MUGS Coffee bar
  • Complimentary Bottled water
  • Complimentary Wifi, We also offer personal hotspots for rent during the cruise which can be used onboard and on shore. The rental price is 8 euros per day
  • U Lounge, with a well stocked bar, mixology, paint and wine classes
  • The Spa, soothing massages and beauty treatments
  • Guest Laundry
  • The Gym, treadmills, TRX Bands, Yoga, Free Weights to keep you in shape
  • Bicycles to use on board or get the Wellness team to set up a hike for you
  • 2 Meals a day in Dine restaurant, enjoy farm to table cuisine inspired by the destinations you’ll visit

Suites & Staterooms

  • 59 outside staterooms
  • 2 Suites

As you sip your morning coffee, admire the sun rising from your picture window or balcony. And look forward to getting ready for your day. Both ships feature three different room styles ranging from “I just need a comfortable place to sleep and stash my stuff” to “I’m going all out in a suite,” each with waterfront views. Flying solo? We have single rooms available and feature special room share rates for those traveling on their own who want to share the experience with a like-minded traveler.

  • Savoir Mattresses
  • Built in Blue tooth speakers
  • Flatscreen TV’s
  • Individual climate control

Suite

Upstairs Deck

  • French Balcony with Waterfront Views
  • King size bed with Savior Mattresses
  • Marble bathroom with heated mirror and towel rail
  • Hairdryer

  • Built in Blue tooth Speakers
  • Flatscreen TV’s
  • USB Ports
  • Desk, Table & Chairs
  • Extra Storage and a Safe

Balcony

Upstairs Deck

  • French Balcony with Waterfront Views
  • Queen size bed with Savior Mattresses
  • Marble Bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Built in Blue tooth Speakers
  • Flatscreen TV’s
  • USB Ports
  • Storage and a Safe

Studio

Downstairs Deck

  • Waterfront Views
  • Queen size bed with Savior Mattresses
  • Marble Bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Built in Blue tooth Speakers
  • Flatscreen TV’s
  • USB Ports
  • Storage and a Safe

 

Studio Triple

Upstairs deck

  • Waterfront Views
  • Adjustable Mood Lighting
  • 3 Savior Twin Mattresses, one lofted and one Bunk Bed
  • Ensuite Bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Built in Blue tooth Speakers
  • Each bed has its own Flatscreen TV
  • USB Ports
  • Storage and a Safe

 

2020 Celebration Event: Save 30% on select 2020 cruises! Book by 15 March 2020

2020 Departures

01, 08, 29 May 2020

05, 26 June 2020

31 July 2020

21,28 August 2020

18, 25 September 2020

Prices from

Studio Was £2,869 pp

Studio Triple Was £2,639 pp

Balcony Was £2169 pp

Suite Was £5,069

Prices based on 01 May 2020,  Book by 29th February 2020 and save 30%


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Why Choose This Cruise?

U by Uniworld is a new take on experiential travel, for the young and young at heart, with cruises designed for those with a passion for exploring and a taste for authentic adventures. We at U have always believed that travel should be relaxing, exhilarating, convenient and tailored to your interests — all at the same time. And on a U by Uniworld river cruise, that’s exactly what you’ll experience.

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