Bike and Boat - Amsterdam to Bruges

Small Group Holiday, Self-Guided Trip, Small-Ship Cruise



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Cycling along dikes, bike paths and small roads through the pretty countryside of the Netherlands and Belgium, encounter rivers, farms, small villages and hamlets, windmills and cafés. Take time to stop in some of the cities Holland and Flanders are famous for - relaxed Amsterdam, old Ghent (Gent) and pretty Bruges (Brugge) - and meet the locals who are always ready for a story and a chat.

Activity / Theme


Cycling, River Cruise

Netherlands, Belgium

Comfort Level

Physical Rating




Barge, bike


Lower deck cabin with twin beds and private facilities. Premium cabins have a small sitting area.

Months of Operation

April, May, June, July, August, September, October


DAY 1 Join Amsterdam, to Vianen, bike ride (5-15kms)
DAY 2 Ride to the windmills at Kinderdijk, ferry to Dordrecht (32 or 56kms)
DAY 3 Boat to Willemstad, pedal, then sail to Antwerp (36 or 44kms)
DAY 4 Cycle to St Amands (34 or 49kms)
DAY 5 Ride to Dendermonde and Ghent (52kms)
DAY 6 Cycle to Bruges (22 or 45kms)
DAY 7 Ride to the coast (38 or 51kms)
DAY 8 End Bruges


7 breakfasts, 6 packed lunches, 6 dinners
7 nights cabin with ensuite facilities
Bike rental with waterproof pannier, helmet and water bottle
Electric bike available on request
Route notes & maps
Welcome drink and briefing
Multilingual tour guide for fully guided tours
City walks
Linen and change of towels as required
Daily cabin cleaning
Daily tea and coffee during breakfast and 3-4pm
Canal tour in Amsterdam, entrance to Antwerp cathedral, Ghent canal trip
Fees for ferries
GPS tracks on request

Sample tour.  Itinerary, accommodation, transportation, inclusions and prices are correct at the time of publication but may change without prior notice.  Please inquire.

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