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Belgian & Dutch New Year

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Belgian & Dutch New Year

Holidays by Coach, Rail or Air 5 days - 5% Discount

Tour prices from only £522

From the start of your cruise it’s a festive celebration. Enjoy the winter scenery of Belgium and Holland and bring in the New Year 2015 on board the MV Virginia. Book this Shearings festive tour and enjoy a 5% discount when you quote rivercruiseholidays.com ref: S9991

Belgian & Dutch New Year
Departure Dates & Prices by Coach 2014 - Tour Code RRBECVH

Departure Dates & Prices by Coach 2014 - Tour Code RRBECVH

Shearings Brochure Price in Black

River Cruise Holidays Discount Price in Red

Tel Shearings on 0844 824 3535 & quote River Cruise Holidays reference S9991 + Tour Code

December 29
£549
£522
 
Prices are based on Grade D cabin. Upgrades are available. Single supplement £79
• 4 nights full-board cruise
• Departs: Monday Returns: Friday Dep Code Y.
Departure Dates & Prices by Air 2014 - Tour Code RABECVH

Departure Dates & Prices by Air 2014 - Tour Code RABECVH

Shearings Brochure Price in Black

River Cruise Holidays Discount Price in Red

Tel Shearings on 0844 824 3535 & quote River Cruise Holidays reference S9991 + Tour Code

December 29
£739
£703
 
Prices are based on Grade D cabin. Upgrades are available. Single supplement £79
• 4 nights full-board cruise
• Return flights & transfers
• Departs: Monday Returns: Friday
Air holiday prices are based on flights with British Airways from London Heathrow. Regional departures also available.
Departure Dates & Prices by Rail 2014 - Tour Code RLBECVH

Departure Dates & Prices by Rail 2014 - Tour Code RLBECVH

Shearings Brochure Price in Black

River Cruise Holidays Discount Price in Red

Tel Shearings on 0844 824 3535 & quote River Cruise Holidays reference S9991 + Tour Code

December 29
£649
£617
 
Prices are based on Grade D cabin. Upgrades are available. Single supplement £79
• 4 nights full-board cruise
• Standard class Eurostar to Brussels. Return from Amsterdam to Brussels and onwards by Eurostar
• Departs: Monday Returns: Friday
Holiday Itinerary

Holiday Itinerary

Monday: Embark in Ghent

We join the MV Virginia in the beautiful city of Ghent where the interesting buildings, bustling squares and intimate streets create a truly festive atmosphere.

Tuesday: Ghent to Antwerp

After breakfast there is time to explore the town or join the optional guided walking tour for an insight into this historical town. An afternoon sail brings us to Antwerp.

New Year’s Eve: Antwerp to Rotterdam

Antwerp, the ‘Diamond Capital of the World’, has much to see and explore. Look out for the majestic Cathedral of Our Lady, which dominates the city. A relaxing afternoon sail to Rotterdam, where we enjoy our New Year’s Eve dinner and toast in 2015 at midnight to celebrate the coming year.

New Year’s Day: Rotterdam to Amsterdam

A leisurely morning cruise to Amsterdam arriving after lunch. Enjoy all the main sights of this cosmopolitan city on the optional panoramic excursion, before enjoying the Captain’s gala dinner.

Friday: Disembark in Amsterdam

We say a fond farewell to the MV Virginia and begin our journey home. 

JOIN BY COACH 

Monday: UK to Ghent

Across to Calais and then onwards to Ghent, where we join the MV Virginia for our New Year cruise.

Friday: Amsterdam to UK

We disembark in Amsterdam and travel to Calais for the ferry to the UK and continue home. 

JOIN BY AIR

Monday: UK to Ghent

Fly to Brussels, where you will be met at the airport and transferred to the MV Virginia in Ghent.

Friday: Amsterdam to UK

We disembark in Amsterdam and return to the mairport for your return flight home. 

JOIN BY RAIL

Monday: London St Pancras to Ghent

We meet at St Pancras and join the Eurostar service to Brussels. On arrival you will be transferred to the MV Virginia in Ghent.

Friday: Amsterdam to UK

We disembark in Amsterdam before the train journey to Brussels, where you will change for the Eurostar service to London.

 

Disclaimer: Please check tour details with the operator at time of booking as Cennet Ltd cannot be held responsible for any errors showing on it’s website.

All holidays subject to Shearings Terms & Conditions..

Shearings Holidays

Belgian & Dutch New Year

Holidays by Coach, Rail or Air 5 days - 5% Discount

Tour prices from only £522

From the start of your cruise it’s a festive celebration. Enjoy the winter scenery of Belgium and Holland and bring in the New Year 2015 on board the MV Virginia. Book this Shearings festive tour and enjoy a 5% discount when you quote rivercruiseholidays.com ref: S9991

Discount of 5% on Shearings river cruise holidays. To book tel Shearings reservations on 0844 824 3535 and quote rivercruiseholidays.com ref: S9991 + Shearings tour code. 

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Holiday Highlights

Holiday Highlights

  • Experience the wonderful Belgian towns of Ghent and Antwerp and be sure to sample the chocolate and beer
  • Enjoy the New Year celebrations in the city of Rotterdam
  • Discover the vibrant city of Amsterdam
mv Virginia

mv Virginia

This warm, inviting ship is a long-standing favourite with Shearings river cruise customers, offering relaxing river cruises throughout spring, summer and autumn. We’re delighted to announce that the Virginia has been extensively refurbished in 2013, creating a delightful environment to relax on board. Join us and find out why so many holidaymakers return to the Virginia year after year. Renowned for its friendly staff, superb service and informal atmosphere, the Virginia is the ideal vessel for first-time river cruisers, offering an intimate, relaxed river cruise experience.

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Optional Excursions

Optional Excursions

  • Ghent guided walking tour
  • Antwerp guided walking tour
  • Amsterdam guided city tour