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Dutch Waterways & Tulips

Titan VIP Home pick up service included on this cruise.
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Dutch Waterways & Tulips

From £999 pp

Take in the delights of the Netherlands as MS Bellejour transports you along the country’s waterways. Keukenhof Gardens is a highlight – it’s home to one of the world’s largest arrays of flowers, including millions of tulips.

You’ll also explore a village of windmills and visit historical towns enriched by the once-powerful Dutch East India Company.

We’ll complete our journey in Amsterdam, with a cruise along the 17th-century narrow waterways and canals.

What’s Included:

  • 5 night cruise on the MS Bellejour
  • 14 meals: 5 breakfasts (days 2-6), 4 lunches (days 2-5), 5 dinners (days 1-5)
  • Welcome reception party, and Evening Gala Dinner
  • Local wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner
  • Services of an experienced English-speaking onboard Cruise Director
  • Nightly onboard entertainment
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi onboard
  • Complimentary VOX portable headset system for cruise excursions
  • Onboard tuilp lecture
  • 3 included excursions: Excursion to Keukenhof Gardens, Zaanse Schans Windmill Village & Amsterdam city tour and canal cruise
  • Titan’s VIP door-to-door travel service to Folkestone and return
  • Or Fly from your local airport
  • Check-in service by Titan Staff*
  • Eurotunnel or ferry crossings
  • Best available coaches with experienced drivers
  • All port taxes, security charges, and fuel surcharges included

*Check-in by Titan Staff not available at all airports, Please check on booking

Canals of Amsterdam
Dutch - Keukenhof park in Netherlands,
Rhine - Amsterdam Canal
Bicycles lining a bridge over the canals of Amsterdam, Netherlands
Day 1 - Amsterdam to Hoorn

Titan’s VIP door-to-door travel service collects you from home for your journey to Dover, where we take a break before boarding our coaches, for the Channel crossing to Calais and onward journey to Amsterdam.

Upon arrival, embark MS Bellejour (4T), where light refreshments are available.

A welcome cocktail and Captain’s gala dinner are served this evening, whilst we sail for Hoorn, where the ship moors overnight.

Day 1 - Amsterdam to Hoorn

Dinner

Day 2 - Hoorn & Enkhuizen

This morning, after an onboard lecture on tulips, embark on independent exploration or join an optional walking tour of the compact city of Hoorn, where modern life blends with the historical townscape.

The beautiful port and harbour was the shipping point of the Dutch East India Company, and this afternoon we sail onwards to Enkhuizen, which also grew in the 17th century on the wealth of the great trading company.

Day 2 - Hoorn & Enkhuizen

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 3 - Enkhuizen (Keukenhof)

Enjoy a full day’s visit to Keukenhof Gardens, a 32-acre showcase of seven million flowers, set within sweeping gardens or as part of unique and inspiring flower shows, themed each year.

The endless beds of vibrant tulips, daffodils and hyacinths create the world’s most magnificent spring gardens, and the Historical Garden shows the origin of the iconic tulip.

Day 3 - Enkhuizen (Keukenhof)

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 4 - Zaandam

We arrive in Zaandam and take an included excursion to the village of Zaanse Schans. The village is filled with typical 18th and 19th century Dutch barns and houses, as well as museums demonstrating traditional Dutch crafts such as clog- and cheese-making.

A highlight of any visit are the six well-preserved historic windmills that were carefully relocated here.

Day 4 - Zaandam

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 5 -Amsterdam

This morning we disembark for an included leisurely boat tour of Amsterdam’s 17th century canals, lined with merchants’ town houses and city attractions, followed by a coach tour of the remainder of the city.

The afternoon is free for you to explore this quirky capital; perhaps visit Anne Frank’s House, the Van Gogh Museum or Rembrandt House Museum, or complete your cruise experience by visiting the Amsterdam National Maritime Museum, viewing Oostindisch Huis, the former headquarters of the Dutch East India Company and strolling along the canals.

Tonight, enjoy the Captain’s farewell gala dinner on board.

Day 5 -Amsterdam

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 6 - Amsterdam to UK

After breakfast we board our waiting coaches for the return journey to Calais and Channel crossing.

Upon arrival in Dover, your Titan vehicle will be waiting for the journey home.

Breakfast

The four-star plus MS Select Bellejour was built in 2004 and has a worldwide allure with comprehensive facilities to ensure all guests can enjoy every aspect of their vacation. When entering the ship guests are instantly encircled by the feeling of timeless elegance and luxury.

This 126.7 m long vessel features 90 large cabins allowing for a maximum of 180 passengers. The ship has spacious public areas and plenty of outside seating, enabling guests to soak up the ever-changing scenery at any time. In the panoramic restaurant on the upper deck guests can enjoy culinary delights. Passengers can also enjoy an indoor wellness area with sauna, whirlpool and fitness area to ensure maximum comfort and relaxation. When combined with excellent service on board the MS Select Bellejour, a cruise on the European waterways will be one to never forget.

The ship offers three cabin types – all of which are spacious and well-thought-out. All cabins have outside views, climate control and an en-suite bathroom. In addition, cabins include a phone, TV, safe, hair dryer, and a mini bar.

Onboard Features & Facilities

  • 90 cabins across three decks, comfortable outside staterooms and suites, most with French Balconies
  • Huge sun deck with sunbeds and deck chairs
  • Panorama lounge with bar
  • Wellness with sauna, whirlpool and fitness
  • Large, elegant reception foyer
  • Reading lounge
  • Non-smoking restaurant
  • Wireless internet
  • Boutique

Accommodation & Amenities

This lovely 4 star river cruise vessel, features comfortably furnished cabins and suites, the majority featuring floor to ceiling sliding glass doors opening to a French Balcony.

90 spacious, elegantly appointed staterooms. Most accommodations featuring floor to ceiling glass sliding doors opening to a French Balcony, so you can enjoy the ever-changing scenery however you wish.

Deluxe

161 ft² – Upper Deck

  • Floor to ceiling opening glass doors (French Balcony)
  • Deck & Chair
  • Hotel standard beds, which can be converted into twins or remain as double.
  • Private tiled bathroom with WC, wash basin & separate shower enclosure
  • Satellite television
  • Phone, in-room safe, hair dryer, mini bar
  • Individual Climate control

Superior Cabins

161 ft² – Middle Deck

    • Floor to ceiling opening glass doors (French Balcony)
    • Deck & Chair
    • Hotel standard beds, which can be converted into twins or remain as double.
    • Private tiled bathroom with WC, wash basin & separate shower enclosure
    • Satellite television
    • Phone, in-room safe, hair dryer, mini bar
    • Individual Climate control

Standard Cabins

161 ft² – Lower Deck

    • Large fixed porthole window
    • Deck & Chair
    • Hotel standard beds, which can be converted into twins or remain as double.
    • Private tiled bathroom with WC, wash basin & separate shower enclosure
    • Satellite television
    • Phone, in-room safe, hair dryer, mini bar
    • Individual Climate control
MS Bellejour - Deckplan

Why Choose This Cruise?

Titan is the only escorted tour operator to offer free home transfers on every itinerary and every departure date with no mileage supplement to pay.

Titan are also our number one choice for low or no single supplements.  As Titan now charter their own ship, the MS Serenade 1, not only as a solo traveler do you get picked up from home, but you can look forward to knowing that there will be a group of single travelers onboard with you. Or you can cruise with a companion, but you both have a cabin for only a small supplement, subject to availability.

As a long established, multi-award winning touring company, Titan have brought their friendly expertise to their comfortable, 4 star river cruising. Your fellow travelers on board will be from the UK and Ireland.

We have worked with Titan and their friendly staff for a number of years and are very happy to recommend their overall experience from start to finish.  Celebrating 40 years in business, they are definitely doing something right.

DepartShipEmbarkFrom  
Apr 1BellejourAmsterdam£1199Cabin Upgrades
Lower Deck1 - Standard161 ft², Fixed WindowsSold  
Lower Deck2 - Standard161 ft², Fixed WindowsSold  
Middle Deck4 - Superior161 ft², French Balcony£1199  
Middle Deck5 - Superior161 ft², French Balcony£1249  
Upper Deck7 - Deluxe161 ft², French Balcony£1299  
Upper Deck8 - Deluxe161 ft², French Balcony£1349  
Apr 6BellejourAmsterdamPlease CallCabin Upgrades
Lower Deck1 - Standard161 ft², Fixed WindowsSold  
Lower Deck2 - Standard161 ft², Fixed WindowsSold  
Middle Deck4 - Superior161 ft², French BalconySold  
Middle Deck5 - Superior161 ft², French BalconySold  
Upper Deck7 - Deluxe161 ft², French BalconySold  
Upper Deck8 - Deluxe161 ft², French BalconySold  
Apr 18BellejourAmsterdam£1099Cabin Upgrades
Lower Deck1 - Standard161 ft², Fixed Windows£1099  
Lower Deck2 - Standard161 ft², Fixed Windows£1149  
Middle Deck4 - Superior161 ft², French Balcony£1249  
Middle Deck5 - Superior161 ft², French Balcony£1349  
Upper Deck7 - Deluxe161 ft², French Balcony£1449  
Upper Deck8 - Deluxe161 ft², French Balcony£1549  


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