AROUND IJSSEL LAKE

We loved the trip and everything about it. We especially found the guide to be very interesting, informative and nice to be around. He had an incredible knowledge about everything as he talked.

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Amsterdam to Bruges

The highlights of Holland and Belgium are uncovered on this unique cycling tour of the lowlands and North Sea coast. Beginning in Amsterdam, we visit Gouda which is well known for its cheese and then cycle to the world famous windmills of Kinderdijk before heading through Dordrecht and the natural reserve of Biesbosch to Willemstad. We continue by barge across the impressive waterways of Zeeland and onto the lively town of Antwerp in Belgium. In the delightful town of Ghent we have a walking tour before continuing to Bruges where small chocolatiers and waffle sellers offer a great reward for your cycling efforts!

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Join barge in Amsterdam and cruise to Oude Wetering (10km)
DAY 2 Cycle through Dutch meadowlands and onto Gouda (35km)
DAY 3 Ride to Kinderdijk and onto Willemstad (40km)
DAY 4 By barge via the impressive waterways of Zeeland to the lively Belgian town of Antwerp
DAY 5 Cycle to Dendermonde (50km)
DAY 6 Cycle the Flemish countryside to Ghent (30km)
DAY 7 By train to Bruges, guided tour and free time before returning to Ghent
DAY 8 Coach transfer to Amsterdam, trip concludes. Note: trip operates in reverse each alternate departure.

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Trip Code: HMB
Trip Grading: Introductory
Duration:  8 days
Activities:  Cycling Cruising Family Adventures
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Next Trip:  04 April 2015
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Options & Supplements*
Single Supplement Comfort Barge(only on request & where available) £ 180
Spring departure supplement £ 33
Comfort barge supplement £ 50
5 April 2014 departure discount £ -37
child aged 4-11 sharing cabin with 2 adults £ 540
Additional person discount (adult) sharing 3 or 4 berth cabin £ -77
bunk bed cabin discount £ -30

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