The flat cycle ways and pretty canals of Holland offer some of the most enchanting and safe cycling opportunities in Europe. Aboard your hotel barge and in the company of other families, visit castles as you cycle through the Dutch riverlands. During the day there is plenty of opportunity to visit interesting towns such as the famous cheese town of Gouda, take advantage of local family friendly attractions such as Dutch golf and view the 19 windmills of Kinderdijk. Specially designed for kids from 7 to 11 years old, the pace is relaxed ensuring that all members of the family are able to fully participate in the days cycle.
DAY 1 Join barge in Amsterdam, sail to Vreeswijk, orientation cycle (10km) DAY 2 Cycle from Vianen to Gorinchem (20km) DAY 3 Visit markets before taking the ferry to Castle Loevestein, cycle to Heusden (20km) DAY 4 Free day to visit the many attractions in the area including the fairytale park Efteling, cycle to Waspik DAY 5 Sail to the famous 19 windmills of Kinderdijk then cycle to Gouda (20km) DAY 6 Visit cheese farm and play Dutch golf (20km) DAY 7 Cycle along the Amstel River to Amsterdam (25km) DAY 8 Trip concludes
Prices based on two adults and two children (11 and under) sharing. Supplements may apply to different family groupings.
*7 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 7 dinners *7 nights accommodation in bunk bed cabin with shared facilities *bicycle with gears and pannier *bicycle insurance *one city walk *information pack with route notes and maps *entrance fee Castle Loevestein