If you’re considering a river cruise for the first time, or simply looking for the quintessential spring getaway to some of the most beautiful cities in Europe, Avalon Waterways may have just the itinerary for you with its 8-day Tulip Time cruises that are as easy on your time as they are on your wallet.
|Day 2||Amsterdam||Canal Cruise|
|Day 3||Floriade or Maastricht||Excursion to the Floriade horticultural show or a guided visit to Maastricht|
|Day 4||Antwerp||Guided sightseeing|
|Day 5||Ghent||Guided sightseeing|
|Day 6||Middelburg||Guided sightseeing|
|Day 7||Kinderdijk||Tour the famous Kinderjik Windmills|
Prized for their unique ability to showcase the natural beauty of the Netherlands and Belgium, springtime Tulip river cruises are some of the most picturesque voyages you can take, and are perfectly suited to first-time river cruisers looking to experience this relaxing method of travel.
While you’re likely to be awed by the natural beauty of these ports, the rich history of places like Amsterdam and Ghent beckons you to explore further. The people here are famous for their friendliness and forward-thinking attitudes, and it doesn’t take long for most visitors to come completely under the spell of these wonderful countries.
Though spring may seem like a long way off, you may want to book one of these fascinating itineraries now; they’re some of Avalon Waterways’ most popular, and they tend to fill fast.