The Netherlands

Holland's Art & Bulbfields

Blossoming beauty and masterful creations

As a world-leader in arts and culture, the Dutch proudly lay claim to some of the most famous artists of all time, being the birthplace of Old Masters including Rembrandt and Van Gogh. You’ll be spoilt for choice with an eclectic array of art and architecture to satisfy your thirst for aesthetics, with outstanding museums and galleries full of world-renowned masterpieces. Art isn’t just reserved for the galleries, though. There’s an artist’s touch everywhere you look in the Netherlands; nature shows off her splendour in the unforgettable bulbfields – this explosion of colour has to be seen to be believed!

EXQUISITE ART & BEAUTIFUL BULBFIELDS

Dutch masters and heavenly blooms

  • Keukenhof – delight in the brilliant bulbfields bursting with colour
  • Amsterdam – explore the highlights and heritage of the Netherlands’ vibrant capital
  • Rijksmuseum – visit this world-class art museum with over 8,000 artworks
  • Panorama Mesdag – a hidden gem in The Hague, a must-see for art lovers
  • Mauritshuis – classic masterpieces in a stunning building set in the heart of The Hague
  • St Bavo’s Cathedral – a towering Gothic cathedral in Ghent, Belgium
  • Executive coach travel from your choice of pick up points
  • 4 nights half board accommodation

From £549
per person

based on two sharing in a twin/double room, with a minimum of 35 passengers travelling

Best time to go

March, April, May

Suggested Hotel

Apollo Hotel, Papendrecht

  • Modern 4-star hotel, excellent value for money
  • Excellent location for touring The Netherlands
  • Calm environment near the National Park
  • Pleasant terrace ideal for groups to socialise
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in the rooms

Not the hotel for your group? Other hotels are available, contact us.

Attractions:

  • Keukenhof
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    The ephemeral beauty of over 7 million tulips spread over 79 acres of fields is horticultural heaven and an unimaginable delight for the senses. Enjoy this spectacular event from March to May, with a guided tour exploring 800 varieties of tulips, inspiring gardens, and unique artwork.

  • Rijksmuseum
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    Amsterdam’s completely renovated, world-famous museum contains a staggering collection of art including Rembrandt’s Night Watch and works by Vermeer and Van Dyck. See these iconic masterpieces first-hand, alongside exquisite antique artefacts, drawings, prints and classic photography which tell the story of Dutch art and history.

  • Panorama Mesdag
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    Witness this incredible cylindrical artwork by Hendrik Willem Mesdag, housed in a purpose-built museum in The Hague. This unusual creation captures an impressive panorama of the sea, sand dunes, and a small fishing village. At more than 14 metres high and 120 metres in circumference, this colossal masterwork is not to be missed!

  • Mauritshuis
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    Within this 17th century palace in The Hague lies a world-renowned gallery with over 800 pieces of art. On a guided tour, you’ll see many famous works from the Old Masters, including the eminent Girl with a Pearl Earring by Vermeer. The astonishing collection has earned this building the appropriate nickname ‘the jewellery box’.

  • St Bavo's Cathedral

    This towering Gothic cathedral in Ghent contains some remarkable artwork, the most influential of which is the 15th century painting The Adoration of the Mystic Lamb by the Van Eyck brothers. This visionary work of art depicting the heavenly apotheosis of Man’s salvation is allegedly one of the most often stolen works of art in history.

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