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Country Roads of Belgium Luxembourg Netherlands

Country Roads of Belgium Luxembourg Netherlands (Insight Vacations)
 

Summary:

Step back in time and immerse yourself in idyllic 17th century Dutch landscapes of gently turning windmills and charming bridges, arching over peaceful canals. Enjoy a slower pace of life with all the comforts of modern touches.

Duration
11 Days
Countries
3
Next Departure
15-May-2021
Starting at
USD 3,495.00
USD 3,146.00
Price per day
USD 286.00

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Country Roads of Belgium Luxembourg Netherlands

Summary

Step back in time and immerse yourself in idyllic 17th century Dutch landscapes of gently turning windmills and charming bridges, arching over peaceful canals. Enjoy a slower pace of life with all the comforts of modern touches.

Short Itinerary

Day 1.
Welcome To Brussels
Day 2.
The Battlefield Of Waterloo
Day 3.
Ghent And On To Bruges
Day 4.
Sightseeing Bruges
Day 5.
To Luxembourg
Day 6.
Luxembourg City And Countryside
Day 7.
Explore Bastogne Then On To Rotterdam
Day 8.
Delft And The Hague
Day 9.
Amsterdam Sightseeing
Day 10.
A True Dutch Delight
Day 11.
Depart Amsterdam

Visited Countries (3): Belgium, Luxembourg, Netherlands

Visited cities (7): Amsterdam, Bruges, Brussels, Delft, Luxemburg, Rotterdam, The Hague

 

Remarks

Highlights

Authentic Dining

  • Brussels: Your delightful first evening also includes a Welcome Dinner with wine at a local restaurant in the heart of the Old Town with an opportunity to mingle with your fellow travellers.
  • Scourmont Abbey: Visit the late 19th century abbey, built upon what was once wild and barren land. Then, learn about the production secrets of the Chimay Trappist beers and cheeses before sampling freshly brewed beer along with a taste of golden-crusted cheese.
  • Bruges: Experience a Dine-Around Evening in beautiful Bruges; enjoying regional dishes, excellent service and famous Belgian beer.
  • Luxembourg: After admiring Luxembourg countryside, savour a freshly-prepared Farm-to-Table meal at restaurant Les Écuries du Parc , made of locally-sourced, seasonal ingredients typical of the region.
  • Luxembourg: After admiring Luxembourg countryside, savour a freshly prepared Farm-to-Table meal at restaurant Les Écuries du Parc, made of locally sourced, seasonal ingredients typical of the region.
  • Monnickendam: Enjoy a Celebration Dinner with wine in an elegant restaurant in the quaint village of Monnickendam.
  • Dining Summary: 10 Breakfast (B), 5 Dinner with Wine (DW)

Insight Choice

  • Brussels: Choose between visiting Waterloo and the Panorama mural, to learn about Napoleon’s final defeat or alternatively, join a private chocolate truffle-making lesson and tasting with a master chocolatier, and join a Local Expert to further explore Brussels.

Insight Experiences

  • Amsterdam: Explore the Rijksmuseum, the Dutch national museum and largest art museum in the Netherlands, with a local art historian. Witness famous works by Van Gogh, Vermeer, and Rembrandt.
  • Monnickendam: Journey through the polder landscape to visit Monnickendam. Along the way, visit a rustic cheese workshop to learn the secrets of the dairy industry and witness the ancient art of clog making.

Summary

  • City tours of Ghent, Bruges and Luxembourg, all with Local Experts.: City tours of Ghent, Bruges and Luxembourg, all with Local Experts.

Top Rated Highlights

  • Scenic Drives: Enjoy the scenery as you travel through Flanders, the Walloon region, along the River Meuse, across Ardennes Plateau and through the Semois Valley and Dutch countryside.
  • Brussels: See the Atomium, and the Chinese and Japanese Pavilions.
  • Ghent: Visit St. Bavo's Cathedral with a Local Expert, former home of the Van Eyck masterpiece, and see the Castle of the Counts.
  • Bruges: Visit the Market Square and famous belfry of the Market Hall with your Local Expert. See the Gothic town hall in Burg Square and the frescoes on the walls of the Holy Blood Chapel.
  • Luxembourg: With your Local Expert, enjoy views over the Petrusse Ravine and walk through the Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. See the cathedral, the Palace of the Grand Duke and visit the grave of U.S. General George S. Patton. Lookout from the Pont Adolphe.
  • Bastogne: Experience a fascinating insight into the history of the World War II at the modern Bastogne War Museum. Visit the Mardasson Monument, dedicated to those who fell during the Battle of the Bulge.
  • Rotterdam: Witness the impressive market hall and Erasmus Bridge on your orientation of this modern city.
  • Delft: Visit one of the manufacturers of original Delft blue pottery and see the potters at work on your guided tour.
  • The Hague: See the Binnenhof courtyards and the Peace Palace.
  • Amsterdam: Cruise along the old waterways, discovering the architectural gems of the old city, including mansions dating from the Golden Age of the 17th Century.

Travel Package

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This is an Organised Group Tour: the itinerary has been predefined by the tour operator. The tour destinations, duration, accommodations, departure dates and the price are fix. You can join, enjoy and meet other people.

    

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