Delicious Dutch Delicacies!

Based in the perfect setting of Holland's most famous seaside resort of Scheveningen, our fantastic new packaged tour includes visits to Rotterdam, Royal Delft and The Hague and features a few Dutch delicacies along the way!

Janine says...
“I absolutely love The Hague - such a beautiful city with fabulous buildings and easy to get around - it's a must inclusion for any tour!”
Day 1 Arrival
We arrive at our hotel before dinner.

Day 2 Rotterdam
This morning, we travel to Rotterdam where we meet our guide for an hour step-on tour of this vibrant city, full of sparkling skyscrapers and an impressive port. We finish our tour at the unique, must-see Markthal indoor market hall. We have free time for lunch and shopping before we complete our day with a 75 minute harbour cruise, giving us a powerful impression of the Port of Rotterdam.
A visit to the Euromast Observation Tower, offering a 360° view of the city, can also be included on this day.

Day 3 Delft & The Hague
This morning we enjoy a guided tour of Royal Delft, home of the famous Delft blue earthenware. Our tour takes place in the last remaining 17th century Delftware factory, where we discover its history and watch the artisan painters at work. We then enjoy a 15 minute boat cruise to Delft city centre, where we have free time to stroll through one of the most beautiful historic city centres in the Netherlands. In the afternoon we visit The Hague, known as the "royal city by the sea", and home to the Dutch royal family. We enjoy a guided walking tour of this chic, compact city before we complete our day with a liqueur tasting at Van Kleef, founded in 1842 and the only surviving genever and liqueur distillery in the Hague.

Day 4 Gouda
Today, we travel to Gouda and begin our morning tasting the traditional flavours of Gouda. Gouda We begin in the Van den Berg Tearoom and enjoy a tea/coffee and an authentic Gouda syrup Waffle. Van den Berg is a traditional bakery that has been baking waffles for over 100 years to a very secret recipe! We then take a short walk to the Goudse Waag Cheese and Crafts Museum and taste of 2 pieces of Gouda cheese in the museum shop.
Please note due to the size of the bakery, the group will be split during this excursion.

Day 5 Departure
After breakfast we begin our journey home.
Legend

Carlton Beach Hotel

Scheveningen, The Hague
AAAA Beachfront Location
Wake up in this 4 star beach front hotel and admire the stunning views of the sea and golden sand dunes! All 183 modern, spacious rooms are equipped with balcony, hairdryer, TV and tea/ coffee making facilities. The hotel’s informal brunch restaurant, the Beach Brasserie, is bright and spacious and provides wonderful ocean views while the Smuggler’s Bar & Grill is open in the evenings for a relaxed evening drink. The hotel also offers a seasonal beach club with a barbecue terrace, an indoor swimming pool, steam bath, saunas and a gym. Coach parking is located off-site behind the hotel at the zwarte pad and free of charge.

Carlton Beach Hotel

Scheveningen, The Hague

4 Nights Half Board
Jun & Sept 2019 Twin from £439pp

Single Supplement from £125

Inclusions
• Return short sea crossing
• Welcome tea/coffee
• Choice of menu & tea/coffee after dinner
• Step-on guided tour of Rotterdam
• 3 tastings in the Rotterdam Markthal
• 75 minute circular Rotterdam harbour cruise
• 90 minute guided tour of Royal Delft
• 15 minute one-way cruise (Royal Delft - Delft City Centre)
• 90 minute guided tour of The Hague
• Liqueur tasting at Van Kleef Distillery
• Tea/coffee & waffles in Gouda
• Cheese tasting at the Cheese & Crafts Museum
• 90 minute circular Gouda canal cruise
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Prices starting from...

£439 for 5 days

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Features of this tour


  • Step-on guided tour of Rotterdam

  • 3 tastings in the Rotterdam Markthal

  • 75 minute circular Rotterdam harbour cruise

  • 90 minute guided tour of Royal Delft

  • 15 minute one-way cruise (Royal Delft - Delft City Centre)

  • 90 minute guided tour of The Hague

  • Liqueur tasting at Van Kleef Distillery

  • Tea/coffee & waffles in Gouda

  • Cheese tasting at the Cheese & Crafts Museum

  • 90 minute circular Gouda canal cruise