Easter in Rotterdam

Amsterdam Canal
Amsterdam
Rotterdam's Erasmus Bridge
Rotterdam's Euromast and modern architecture
Rotterdam Architecture
Rotterdam at night
SS Rotterdam
Keukenhof Tulip Park

Holiday Highlights

  • Discover Rotterdam
  • Bike + Bite Tour
  • Harbour Cruise Tour
  • Visit to the famous Euromast
  • Visit the Keukenhof tulip park
  • Send a day exploring Amsterdam
  • Stay on the SS Rotterdam
  • 6 days from £855.00
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Tour Dates:
Thursday 18 April to Tuesday 23 April 2019

If you are looking for an easy Easter escape this year why not explore Europe’s largest port city over the Easter Weekend? Hop on Eurostar at St Pancras Station and arrive in Rotterdam in just over 4 hours. The Netherland’s ‘second city’ is now a vibrant place to visit - known for its modern architecture and food culture. It is also in easy reach of the neighbouring cities of Hague, Delft, Amsterdam and Utrecht so an ideal base for exploring the Netherlands.

Itinerary

Day 1 – London to Rotterdam

Take a morning Eurostar from St Pancras and arrive in Rotterdam at lunchtime where you will get to appreciate the port side culture of the city by spending 5 nights in a Superior Double Room at the 4* SS Rotterdam. Set on the Nieuwe Maas waterway, this casual hotel is a former cruise ship situated 5 km from Euromast, a TV tower with panoramic views, and 3 km from Erasmusbrug, a modern suspension bridge. The Rijnhaven subway station is 2 km away.

Day 2 – Visit Amsterdam

Amsterdam is only a 40 minute train ride from Rotterdam so you can spend a full day exploring the capital city at leisure. Things to do in Amsterdam in a day include exploring the city’s canals on foot, taking a canal cruise, visitng Damrak, Dam Square and the Royal Palace, stroll through the floating flower market and visit one museum: - the Van Gogh Museum, Rijksmuseum, or Anne Frank House. Return to Rotterdam late afternoon.

Day 3 – Super Combo Tour

Take a half-day combo tour of top landmarks in and around Rotterdam. You guide will plan and navigate the tour so you can relax and enjoy the views. This tour features a trip to Keukenhof, Europe's most famous tulip park, a 75-minute boat tour through the Spido Harbor and admission to the Euromast Tower, with panoramic views of the cityscape.

Day 4 – Bike + Bite Tour

This 4 hour tour begins at 11am and delivers everything that Rotterdam has to offer. Expect to see the highlights, as well as many interesting, lesser-known places. On the way you will stop at different locations to sample Dutch and international culinary delights. Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure.

Day 5 – Free Day

Spend the day exploring Rotterdam at your own pace and enjoy time on board your floating hotel.

Day 6 – Return Home

A free morning in Rotterdam before boarding a Eurostar mid-afternoon and arrive in London early evening.

Price Includes

  • 5 night’s hotel accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis
  • Return Eurostar- Standard Class
  • Return tickets to Amsterdam- Standard Class
  • Super Combo Tour
  • Bike + Bite Tour

Price per person

From £855 per person

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