RIVER CRUISE DISCOVERING BELGIUM

River Cruise by Europe Belgian and Dutch channels
6 days 472€
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DISCOVERING BELGIUM

Exploring Belgium aboard a river cruise means getting to know this country from a different perspective, impossible to obtain in any other way. Our cruise not only impresses with large metropolises on the banks of the rivers, but also small villages with lots of charm. This river cruise on the Belgian rivers offers a variety and cultural harmony that you would not get otherwise.


Dates

Departure From Arrival From Price From Reserve
17-03-2024 Brussels 22-03-2024 Brussels 590.00 €
472.00 €
RESERVE

Itinerary

Discovering Belgium
Duration 6 days
Departure date 22-04-2021 | 20-05-2021 | 03-06-2021 | 01-07-2021 | 29-07-2021 | 26-08-2021 | 09-09-2021 | 07-10-2021 | 17-03-2024 |
Cities Brussels, Antwerp, Rotterdam, Willemstad, Ghent
Rivers Belgian and Dutch channels


DAY 1 BRUSSELS

Boarding from 15:00. Welcome cocktail. Dinner and overnight on board. 

 

DAY 2 AMBER

Full board on board. We wake up in Antwerp, the largest city in Flanders. The city is famous for its fashion, cuisine and of course the paintings of Rubens, Belgium's most influential painter. Antwerp is also known as the diamond capital of the world. Our optional guided tour will take you through the most important sights of the historic center. Be sure to taste another jewel of Antwerp, the Koninck beer served in a traditional Bolleke glass. Afternoon at leisure. Overnight on board.       

 

DAY 3 ROTTERDAM / WILLEMSTAD

Full board on board. Today we dawn in Rotterdam, a Dutch city known for its excellent reputation for architecture. The city also has a rich cultural life with a wide range of museums, including two of the most important museums in Holland: the Boijmans van Beuningen and the Kunsthal. Optional guided tour in the morning to discover the fantastic sightseeing the city has to offer.

At dinner time, we will arrive in Willemstad, a town in the North Brabant region, a province with a rich history, great natural sites and one of the best cultural and gastronomic offerings in the country. Overnight stopover in the city. Dinner and overnight on board.

 

DAY 4 WILLEMSTAD

Full board on board. The city is located inside a fortress in the shape of a 6-pointed star. A relaxing stroll through the city is a good idea to discover its tourist attractions. Highlights include the Mauritshuis, a former residence of the son of William of Orange, the fortress bastions, the windmill and several military buildings. After lunch, the ship sails to Ghent. Overnight on board.  



DAY 5 GHENT

Full board on board. Early morning arrival in Ghent, a Belgian city with an interesting network of canals and a beautiful medieval city center. Our optional guided tour will take in the most important sights of the historic center. Afternoon at leisure. In the evening, the Captain's dinner will take place. Overnight on board.



DAY 6 BRUSSELS

We will arrive in the Belgian capital at breakfast time. In this wonderful city one can lose oneself in beautiful gardens, have a refreshment on a busy terrace or simply enjoy its unique architecture. Our optional guided tour will show you the most emblematic places of this big city with the charm of a small town. Don't miss the opportunity to taste the best Belgian chocolates or beers.

Disembarkation after breakfast. End of our services.





INCLUDED: accommodation in outside cabins; full board from dinner on the first day to breakfast on the last day; mineral water in cabins (in refillable container), water in jugs during lunch and dinner service on board; welcome cocktail (limited schedule); 5 o'clock tea with pastries or midnight snack; coffee station; live music; welcome and farewell cocktail with one drink included; Captain's dinner; medical assistance insurance; luggage handlers on board. pax); porters on board.   



NOT INCLUDED: optional excursion package; beverages not mentioned; individual transfers; flights; cancellation insurance; gratuities (60€ pax/cruise); wi-fi; laundry service; minibar.



TOUR PACKAGE INCLUDED (FREE for min. 10 pax):

Rotterdam sightseeing tour

Tour of Antwerp

Tour of Ghent 

IMPORTANT: 

*Minimum group for each tour: 10 pax. If the minimum group size is not reached, the price of the 3 tours package is 140 eur/pax. 

*Only the package of 3 optional tours is available for pre-sale.

 


Ship MS "Crucevita"

Technical Details

Length: 104.5 m | Beam: 11.4m | Draft: 1.4m | Speed: 24 km/h | Remodeling: 2018 | Currency on board: Euro | Accepted cards: Visa, Mastercard. | Passenger capacity - 110. | Voltage 220V. *Vessel classification has been given at our own discretion


Amenities

On the Promenade Bridge, located around the grand spiral staircase leading to the Main Deck, you will find the lobby and reception. In this area there is a large library with comfortable seats and an open fireplace surrounded with large sofas. The elegant and spacious restaurant is located on the Main deck. The Sol bridge is divided into 2 areas: a large open area with sun loungers and a covered area with a large awning. The Main deck and the Promenade deck are connected by a large elevator with capacity for up to 4 people. The Sol Bridge can be accessed from the Promenade Bridge by an outdoor chairlift. Without a doubt, you will spend a relaxing stay on board.


Accommodation

The passenger cabins are distributed between two decks: Promenade and Main. They are spacious rooms of about 12m2 that have two beds that convert into a sofa during the day to create extra space (Main deck). The cabins have a large desk with a chair and a large mirror. All cabins are equipped with air conditioning/heating that can be regulated individually, satellite TV with several channels with a remote control, safe, telephone and hairdryer. An elegant bathroom is equipped with a shower and a sink. The cabins on the Main deck have panoramic windows, while the cabins on the Promenade deck have a French balcony.


Plan