Amsterdam Direct Private Group Tour

Holiday Highlights

  • Direct Eurostar from London St Pancras to Amsterdam

  • Centrally located hotels

  • Excursions to the Railway Museum, Utrecht & the Hoorn - Medemblik Railway

  • Option to upgrade rail and accommodation optionREQUEST A QUOTE

(Timetable varies daily - please check)

Amsterdam is the perfect location for a European short break for a family or private group, and now thanks to the introduction of the new direct Eurostar service the Dutch capital is closer than you think. Explore the city’s elaborate canal system and artistic heritage on this short 3-night break and enjoy a journey back in time on the Hoorn to Medemblik Railway and a visit to the Netherland’s National Railway Museum.


Day 1 – Eurostar to Amsterdam

Depart London St Pancras on a mid-morning direct Eurostar to Amsterdam. After checking into your accommodation, enjoy the evening at leisure in the heart of Dutch capital.

Day 2 – Netherlands National Railway Museum

Today, emerge yourself in the history of the Dutch railway system with a visit to the ‘Spoorswegmusuem’ Railway Museum in nearby Utrecht. Located at a beautifully restored former railway station, the large exhibition hall houses a comprehensive collection of old locomotives and carriages – from the steam trains of the 19th and 20th Century to diesel and electric units of today.

Day 3 – Hoorn to Medemblik Railway

Explore the Westfreisian countryside by steam, as you visit the Hoorn to Medemblik Railway. At Hoorn visit the heritage signal box and workshop, before boarding a mid-morning departure to the coast at Medemblik. From here either return to Hoorn by rail or take sail on board a heritage 1950s ferry to Enkhuizen along the former south sea The Ijsselmeer.

Day 4 – Explore Amsterdam & Direct Eurostar Home

Enjoy free time for sightseeing in the Dutch capital, before returning home on an early evening direct Eurostar service to London St Pancras.

Selected Hotels

Ibis Styles Amsterdam Central

Please note - hotels can be subject to change

Price Includes

  • Direct Eurostar tickets to and from Amsterdam
  • 3 nights’ accommodation in a good quality centrally located hotel
  • Entry to the Railway Museum, Utrecht
  • Visit to the Hoorn Medemblik Railway

Price per person

Price available upon request

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