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Holland Tours

The Netherlands, as its name suggests, is a low-lying country. It is best known for its Cheese, windmills and tulips. If there is one real cheese country in the world, it's the Netherlands. If you want to taste the real original cheese, just come to Netherlands.

Tour Code: WT-Holland 02
12 Days Amsterdam - Aalsmeer - Ritz - Leiden - Madurodam - Den Haag - Delft - Rotterdam - Utrecht - Tilburg - Eindhoven - Maastricht - Arnhem - Apeldoorn - Leeuwargen - Groningen - Afsluitdijk - Alkmaar - Valendown

Departure: Daily
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    Arrival in Holland

    Fly to Amsterdam and check in a hotel. Amsterdam is extremely charming in the sunshine and even more in the evening. You may try the classic Dutch style and drink in the bar or just wander in the flower street in Dam Square, the center of the city.

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    Amsterdam - Aalsmeer - Ritz - Leiden

    In the morning, you will go to Aalsmeer located in south of Amsterdam. It is the most famous flower auction in Holland as well as the biggest of that in the world. After enjoying the unique flower auction, you will move to Keukenhof, the worlds largest tulip garden, to appreciate the wonderful tulips. In the afternoon, you will start the historic city tour of Leiden with a stop at the Leiden University, the oldest university in Holland. Hortus botanical garden is one of the oldest botanical gardens in Europe, and retains the most pure type of tulips. In Leiden, its always a best choice to go for a walk on the canal built along the shore of ancient buildings, especially the one which flows through the national museum of ancient times.

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    Leiden - Madurodam - Den Haag

    This morning you will head to Madurodam, the miniature city of Holland, as well as the smallest city in the whole nation, providing splendiferous ideas to come to understand Holland. Besides, the miniatures of all the places of interest in Holland were built here. After that, you will take a city tour of Den Haag, including Peace Palace, Capitol and the Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery. The Gallery was founded in 1822, and collected world famous works, such as Girl with a Pearl Earring (Vermeer). In the evening, you will move to Scheveningen to enjoy the setting sun or have a try in the Holland Casino.

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    Den Haag - Delft - Rotterdam

    In the morning, you will tour the royal town Delft, which is closely related to Den Haag. Rings of new and old churches leave the town with antique breath. The town is also the world famous Dutch cyan ceramic producers. You will visit the well-known royal porcelain - De Porceleyne Fles, or just enjoy the peace and comfort of the town. In the afternoon, you will travel to Rotterdam, the third biggest city in Holland to look far into the distance of Erasmusbug, pay a visit to the Cube House, and stand 185 meters high having a birds view of the whole city. Then take a bus to the celebrated Kinderdijk and view the 19 unique windmills landscape which have won the world heritage in 1997.

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    Rotterdam - Utrecht

    After breakfast, the bus tour will take you to the Utrecht which is full of strong religious atmosphere. You will walk in the old city, admire the stone streets and canal scenery, and visit the National Museum from Musical Clock to Street Organ and Dome Church, the oldest Gothic architecture in Holland. In the afternoon, you will head to visit the Central Museum and experience the distinct canal, plank road as well as the coffee shops.

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    Utrecht - Tilburg - Eindhoven - Maastricht

    In the morning, you will head to Tilburg to go sightseeing in Efterling, with well-known fairy tale as its theme, always bringing great fun to people. Then move on to see Phillips Factory Site in Eindhoven. In the evening, you will travel to Maastricht to enjoy the city tour of the old walls, Church of Our Lady, etc.

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    Maastricht, the oldest city in the country, locates in the border areas of Holland and adjoins to Belgium and Germany. Here you can see stone made walls, the remains of ancient Rome and Gothic churches. In the morning, you will visit Caves of Mount St. Pieter and head to Vaals to enjoy wines and have a rest in the vineyard. Return to the city Maastricht with a stop at the pure royal town - Thorn in the afternoon.

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    Maastricht - Arnhem - Apeldoorn (Hoge Veluwe National Park)

    After breakfast, the bus tour will take you to Apeldoorn, with a stop at outlet (near venlo), where you can shop in the discount store. After lunch in Arnhem, you will look far into the distance of "A Bridge Too Far", a blockbuster during the Second World War. In the afternoon, you will tour around Hoge Veluwe National Park by taking white bicycles and Kroller--Miiler Museum in the park.

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    Apeldoorn - Leeuwargen - Giethoorn - Groningen

    In the morning, after crossing the hundreds meters of fagus boulevard, you will be greeted by Paleis Het Loo, which is extremely welcomed by the Dutch royal family and reflects the arrogance and dignity of the master. Then you will travel north to Giethoorn, which is called "Dutch Xanadu", with bridges, rivers, log cabins and families. Take a wooden ship, shuttle in the peaceful village and enjoy the scenery along the way. In the afternoon, you will go across the extensive South Firesland and head to the border town Giethoorn fortifications where you can experience military town of 17th century and transfer to Groningen.

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    Groningen - Afsluitdijk - Alkmaar

    The morning tour will take you to visit the old castles around Groningen and admire the natural scenery of the North Sea. In the afternoon, you will take a bus going across Afsluitdijk as long as 32 kilometers, to feel the strong will of the Dutch and the nature beauty.

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    Groningen - Afsluitdijk - Alkmaar - Valendown - Amsterdam

    Alkmaar, state of North Holland, takes yellowish cheese as decoration theme, just like Cheese Disneyland. Every Friday, traditional cheese market is held in the square, where you can observe people trade in traditional ways and cargadors dressed colorfully, busy with their work. Then you will head to the nearby fishing village Valendown, where you can have fun in the white sails, wear traditional clothes and take pictures, as well as appreciate the herring menhadens just at the right taste. After lunch, you will tour to Zaanse Schans, which is in the suburb of Amsterdam. Also, Zaanse contains clogs factory, white wax factory, bakery, and cheese and dairy product workshops, leaving the impression of traditional Holland.

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    Amsterdam - Departure from Holland

    You will take the glass pleasure boat in various canals, and catch sight of diverse building sceneries. Spend all day in Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum, Rembrandt House, Dam Square and diamond factory. Then the tour will be concluded when you transfer to the airport after dinner and take a flight back home.