Day 1 AMSTERDAM, HOLLAND.TRANSFER TO HAARLEM (EMBARKATION)
Welcome to Haarlem. Your Suite Ship® is Ready for Boarding.Flights into Amsterdam must arrive by 2 pm. Guests must be on board ship by 5 pm.You may choose to join a Guided Optional Excursion in Haarlem, a major flower bulbs growing district outside of Amsterdam. Explore the former North Sea trading port with its medieval features, gabled houses, and leafy courtyards. You may prefer, instead, a Guided Optional Excursion to beautiful Zaanse Schans, where you’ll see a wonderful collection of well-preserved historic windmills and Dutch houses.EVENING/OVERNIGHT CRUISE TO HOORN
Day 2 HOORN
The Trading Port‘s Heyday Still Lives in Hoorn’s HistoryACTIVE Join your Avalon Adventure Host for a Morning Walk.
Day 3 ENKHUIZEN
Dutch Delicacies with New Friends—in an Old Harbor TownCLASSIC Take a Guided Walking Tour of Enkhuizen to get better acquainted with the charm and beauty of this historic harbor village,
Day 4 LELYSTAD–KAMPEN
The Golden Age of Ship-Building, the National Liquor, and CheeseDISCOVERY Take a Guided Tour of Lelystad’s Batavia Shipyard and board the hand-built replica of the historic Batavia.
Day 5 GELDERSE IJSSEL–ARNHEM
Spiced Honey Cake, WWII Valor, and Van GoghDISCOVERY This morning, attend an Onboard Lecture about Holland and a tasting of the authentic Dutch Deventer Koek Cake.
Day 6 ROTTERDAM
Windmills and Skyscrapers in Holland’s Modern Maritime MarvelCLASSIC Join a full- or half-day Guided Tour of breathtaking Keukenhof—the world’s largest flower gardens—with more than seven million tulips, daffodils, and hyacinths as well as other bulbs each year.
Day 7 AMSTERDAM
Colorful Amsterdam—with Canals, Crooked Houses, and Dutch SpecialtiesCLASSIC Take a Guided Canal Cruise to explore the iconic waterways of Amsterdam. Float along the Grachten past Amsterdam’s stately homes of the Golden Age.