Welcome on a student weekend tour to Amsterdam & Bruges. Enjoy your time in the capital of Netherlands, Amsterdam and its unique charm with countless canals and coffee shops and world-class museums before visiting the well-preserved medieval Belgium town of Bruges.
Friday: Overnight departure by coach and ferry to Holland arriving in Amsterdam on Saturday morning about 9am. Saturday: A breakfast stop will be made before arriving in Amsterdam. On arrival in the city you can begin the day with a trip on the famous canal boats (*extra charge), after which your tour guide will introduce you to the city, including a walking tour of the sights from Dam Square to the Museum District where you will have the opportunity to visit the Van Gogh Museum, Rijksmuseum and the Heineken Beer Museum! (Visits at own expense.) At the end of the tour you will have the afternoon to explore the city at leisure before making your own way to the hotel for check in later in the afternoon. Sunday: After breakfast at the hotel you will depart Amsterdam and begin our journey south, stopping to visit a traditional Windmill and Cheese Farm, where you will also see a demonstration of clog making (traditional wooden shoes) and a chance to buy some Dutch souvenirs before we continue our journey south into Belgium and the picturesque city of Bruges for the afternoon. Departure from Bruges is late afternoon. The journey will continue to the port of Calais in France for the evening ferry back to the UK, with arrival late Sunday evening. Arrival in UK towns will depend on sailing times and immigration formalities.