This tour allows groups to experience two countries’ culture in 4 short days. The tour focuses on The Netherlands and the capital city of Amsterdam whilst also seeing the other side of The Netherlands with its picturesque windmills and traditional costumes still being worn by residents of small towns.
No tour to the Netherlands is complete without a visit to the capital city of Amsterdam. With its rich history, many museums, vibrant night-life, and friendly people, Amsterdam is the perfect place to start your Dutch experience. Our day in the capital also includes a canal river boat cruise which lets you see the city from its famous canals.
The tour also takes in the picturesque Dutch country side with visits to Zaanse Schans and Volendam. You will see working traditional windmills and a cheese and clog making presentation in the town of Edam. A visit to the charming town of Volendam afterwards will let your group see traditional Dutch costumes and well-preserved traditional Dutch houses and boats.
Our tour will continue on into the Belgium city of Bruges where the group will have a chance to delight in Belgium delicacies such as chocolate, waffles, mussels, and beer. This beautiful medieval city is a popular destination or tourists to this country. Its main square has some of the best preserved medieval architecture in Europe and is dominated by the Belfry of Bruges.Ask a Question Get a Quote
Evening: Departure from your school and overnight travel to Amsterdam by coach.
Morning: Breakfast stop outside of Amsterdam. Travel into city for canal-boat cruise (optional) to see the city (audio guide included).
Afternoon: Walking tour of city. See Dam Square, flower markets, Rembrandtplein, Rijksmuseum, and much more.
Evening: Check-in at our hotel with optional dinner. Optional evening Red-Light District tour to visit this infamous area of Amsterdam.
Morning: After breakfast in hotel, travel to Zaanse Schans to see this beautiful windmill village. Travel to Volendam.
Afternoon: Spend the afternoon enjoying the town and harbour. See cheese making demonstrations and traditional Dutch costumes.
Evening: Arrival back at accommodation for overnight stay.
Morning: After breakfast, check-out of hotel and travel to see presentation of cheese and clog making by a Dutch farmer followed by travel to Bruges.
Afternoon: Arrive in Bruges and start of walking tour and see the sites of this medievil Belgium city.
Evening: Travel to Calais for crossing back to England and return to school.