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, cruise to Vianen, orientation cycle (10km / 6mi) DAY 2 Cycle from Vianen to Gorinchem (20km / 12.5mi) DAY 3 Visit markets before taking the ferry to Castle Loevestein, cycle to Heusden (20km / 12.5mi) DAY 4 Free day to visit the many attractions in the area including the fairytale park Efteling, cycle to Waspik DAY 5 Cruise to the famous 19 windmills of Kinderdijk then cycle to Gouda (20km / 12.5mi) DAY 6 Visit cheese farm and play Dutch golf (20km / 12.5mi) DAY 7 Cycle along the Amstel River to Amsterdam (25km / 15.5mi) DAY 8 Trip concludes
Prices based on two adults and two children (11 and under) sharing. Supplements may apply to different family groupings.
1 A second barge of similar standard will run on these dates.
*7 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 7 dinners *7 nights in bunk bed cabin with shared facilities *7 speed bike rental with pannier (electric bike available on request - supplement applies) *bicycle insurance *one city walk *information pack including overview maps per cabin *entrance fee Castle Loevestein and Farmer's golf *tour escort