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There's a reason so many people say a Dutch river cruise is their all-time favorite way to explore the Netherlands. The views are stunning, the destinations plentiful, and the experience as unique as your own. And it's not just tourists who love them, even locals are starting to take advantage of the accessibility and affordability of ship travel. A land of picturesque villages, castles, and rolling fields, the Netherlands is also home to bustling cities like Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Nijmegen, Hoorn, and Haarlem. Enjoy river cruises, cruises, biking, luxury, and village visits on a specialty Netherlands trip. River cruises in the Netherlands range in price from $1,298 to $33,590 for a 5 to 18 days trip. And after a day of exploring, sit back and cruise past idyllic landscapes while you sip your favorite drink. Live the dream with a relaxing Holland river cruise by Adventure Life.
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Grossmunster Cathedral, Zurich
$5,059
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The Enchanting Rhine - From Zurich to Amsterdam

12 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amaprima
  • Enjoy panoramic views of Zürich
  • Walk along Lucerne's famous streets
  • Visit the iconic Heidelberg Castle
  • Admire Amsterdam's beauty
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, River Cruises, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Start your Rhine River adventure with two magical nights in Zurich and two nights in Lucerne. Explore the unique landscapes Switzerland has to offer, then take a 7-night cruise from Basel to the historic city of Amsterdam. Enjoy a walking tour of Breisach, Germany. Visit Speyer, one of …
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Take a tour to see the beautiful fields of tulips
$6,998
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Grand Tulip Cruise of Holland & Belgium

15 Day Itinerary aboard Avalon Imagery II
  • Explore vibrant Maastricht
  • Visit Antwerp's Grote Markt
  • Take a tour of Liège
  • Learn the history in Arnhem
Starts / Ends:
Amsterdam / Amsterdam
Activities:
River Cruises, Urban Exploration, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Variable
Begin your cruise in Amsterdam, exploring this historic city's canals and cozy cafes. Sail to Arnhem to see the WWII Airborne Museum, explore Nijmegen, and visit the lovely forest setting of ‘s-Hertogenbosch to sample decadent Dutch chocolate desserts.In Maastricht, choose a sightseeing …
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Brilliant tulips growing near Amsterdam
$3,999
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Tulips & Windmills

Amsterdam-Antwerp - 10 Day Itinerary aboard River Duchess
  • Take in the skyline of Rotterdam
  • Savor Dutch and Belgian treats
  • 4 UNESCO World Heritage sites
  • Visit Keukenhof Gardens
  • Discover Haarlem's art and history
Starts / Ends:
Amsterdam / Antwerp
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Biking, Land & Sea Exploration, River Cruises, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
From the canals of Amsterdam to the belfry of Bruges, you’ll discover the best of the Netherlands and Belgium on this 10-day river cruise aboard River Duchess. Stroll through colorful acres of tulips at Keukenhof Gardens to get a sense of the Netherlands’ extraordinary connection to these …
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Western Church with water canal view in Amsterdam
$1,367
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Springtime in Holland

5 Day Itinerary aboard MS Lafayette
  • Discover Dutch & Flemish ports
  • See the floral gardens of Keukenhof
  • Tour Amsterdam's canals at night
Starts / Ends:
Antwerp / Amsterdam
Activities:
River Cruises, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on this 5-day cruise aboard MS Lafayette to discover the Netherlands in springtime, with stops in Antwerp, Rotterdam, and Amsterdam. tour the famous canals of Amsterdam, explore the Keukenhof gardens, and wander around the historic streets. Stroll through old cities and see …
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Bridge in Amsterdam, Netherlands
$1,298
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Springtime in Holland

5 Day Itinerary aboard MS Beethoven
  • Tour the canals of Amsterdam
  • Discover Dutch & Flemish ports
  • Explore the Keukenhof Gardens
Starts / Ends:
Antwerp / Amsterdam
Activities:
River Cruises, Urban Exploration, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on this 5-day cruise aboard MS Beethovento discover the Netherlands in springtime, with stops in Antwerp, Rotterdam, and Amsterdam. Tour the famous canals of Amsterdam, explore the Keukenhof Gardens, and wander around the historic streets. Stroll through old cities and see their …
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Western Church with water canal view in Amsterdam
$3,499
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Tulip Time Cruise

8 Day Itinerary aboard Avalon Panorama
  • Explore the Garden of Europe
  • See the central Grote Markt
  • Enjoy the sightseeing tour in Ghent
  • Discover Aalsmeer Flower Auction
Starts / Ends:
Amsterdam / Amsterdam
Activities:
River Cruises
Activity Level:
Variable
This time of the year is a great opportunity to witness the seven million tulips, daffodils, and hyacinths as well as other bulbs, planted each year. Explore themost fascinating views of the city on a canal cruise along the elegant grachten lined with homes dating back to the city’s …
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La Petite district in Strasbourg
$2,199
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Rhine Getaway

Amsterdam to Basel - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Viking Cruises
  • Explore the village of Kinderdijk
  • View the sites of Rüdesheim
  • Discover the Speyer Cathedral
  • Visit resplendent churches
Starts / Ends:
Amsterdam / Basel
Activities:
River Cruises, Urban Exploration, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board your ship in Amsterdam for a fantastic 8-day adventure, where you will explore one of Europe’s best-loved rivers, the Rhine. Discover the turreted fortresses, grand cathedrals, historic cities, medieval towns and spectacular scenery of the Middle Rhine - a UNESCO World Heritage Site. …
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Stop in beautiful Basel, Switzerland
$9,090
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Rhine Highlights

Amsterdam-Basel - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Crystal
  • Enjoy Europe’s Rhine river
  • Explore Amsterdam’s canals
  • Stroll through Cologne
  • Discover the history of Heidelberg
Starts / Ends:
Amsterdam / Basel
Activities:
River Cruises, Small Ship Cruises
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Admire some of the most charming towns of central Europe and cruise along the Rhine. Explore the canals of Amsterdam, admire Cologne’s famous cathedral, tour Heidelberg Castle, relax in the historic spa town of Baden-Baden and stroll through romantic Strasbourg. Throughout the journey, relax …
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Stop in beautiful Basel, Switzerland
$3,499
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Castles along the Rhine

Basel to Amsterdam - 8 Day Itinerary aboard S.S. Antoinette
  • Tour the Kaysersberg village
  • Wander through historic Strasbourg
  • Enjoy wine tasting at Boppard
  • Visit the Marksburg Castle
Starts / Ends:
Basel / Amsterdam
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Biking, River Cruises, Village Visits, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover the romantic, soul-stirring beauty of the legendary Rhine on a cruise aboard the S.S. Antoinette. Each bend of the river reveals the spires of historic churches and castles, while vines climb the beautiful hills. Marksburg Castle is one of the few castles on the Rhine that has never been …
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Take a tour to see the beautiful fields of tulips
$3,499
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Tulip Time Highlights

8 Day Itinerary aboard Avalon Imagery II
  • See the sights in Ghent
  • Visit to Flanders Field Museum
  • Join a tour in Middelburg
  • See the beautiful tulips
Starts / Ends:
Brussels / Amsterdam
Activities:
River Cruises
Activity Level:
Variable
Cruise from Brussels to Amsterdam for quintessential scenes of windmills, waterways, and rows of blooming color. Embark the ship in Brussels and sail to Ghent where you can visit St. Bavo’s Cathedral with its stunning Flemish artwork. Sail to Bossuit for moving battlefield remembrances. Sail …
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Keukenhof Gardens
$3,199
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Tulip Time Cruise - Cruise Only

8 Day Itinerary aboard MS Amalucia
  • Bike through Middelburg's old town
  • Taste local culinary delights
  • Discover beautiful Bruges
  • Admire spectacular tulips
Activities:
Biking, Local Market Visits, River Cruises, Urban Exploration, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Discover this enchanting region as you sail through Dutch and Belgian waterways on this exclusive 8-day cruise aboard the luxuriousMS Amalucia. Starting and ending in the charming city ofAmsterdam, this voyage is the perfect introduction to all the landscapes and historical local sites. Discover …
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Cruise through the canals of Amsterdam
$6,998
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Grand Tulip Cruise of Holland & Belgium

15 Day Itinerary aboard Avalon Tranquility II
  • Explore vibrant Maastricht
  • Visit Antwerp's Grote Markt
  • Learn the history in Arnhem
  • Take a tour of Liège
  • Explore Zaandam's flower farms
Starts / Ends:
Amsterdam / Amsterdam
Activities:
River Cruises, Urban Exploration, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Variable
Begin your voyage in Amsterdam, where you may explore the canals and quaint cafes of this historic city. Sail to Arnhem to visit the WWII Airborne Museum, tour Nijmegen, and savor delectable Dutch chocolate sweets in the gorgeous forest setting of's-Hertogenbosch. Choose between a sightseeing …
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International Lyceum of Pontonniers in Strasbourg
$2,501
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Holland and the Romantic Rhine Valley

Amsterdam to Strasbourg - 7 Day Itinerary aboard MS France
  • Visit Amsterdam's city center
  • Sail along the beautiful Rhine
  • See the Kröller-Müller Museum
  • Tour Heidelberg Castle
Starts / Ends:
Amsterdam / Strasbourg
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, River Cruises
Activity Level:
Relaxed
On this seven-day voyage onboard MS France, discover the unique charm of the lovely Rhine River. Discover Amsterdam, the Keukenhof Gardens, Cologne, Rüdesheim, and Heidelberg. Daily land excursions take you to Holland's architectural masterpieces, world-renowned museums, enchanting cities, …
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Discover charming Heidelberg
$7,390
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Jewels of the Rhine

Amsterdam-Basel - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Emerald Sky
  • Discover the charming Koblenz
  • Visit a Black Forest village
  • Discover the beauty of Strasbourg
  • Tour Heidelberg Castle
Starts / Ends:
Amsterdam / Basel
Activities:
River Cruises, Small Ship Cruises
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join an enchanting cruise along the beautiful and storied Rhine river. Begin your journey inAmsterdam, and stop atUNESCO World Heritage-listed Cologne Cathedral. Explore the town ofKoblenz and visit the twin-towered façade of the Church of Our Lady and the German Corner.A wine tasting is …
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Detailed ornament at a Christmas Market
$1,737
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Rhineland And Dutch Christmas

5 Day Itinerary aboard MS L'Europe
  • Experience the magic of Christmas
  • Explore romantic Rhine Valley
  • Tour the city of Cologne
Starts / Ends:
Strasbourg / Amsterdam
Activities:
Christmas Market Visits, River Cruises
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join this unique 5-day cruise aboard the MS L'Europe on the Rhine River from Strasbourg to Amsterdam and immerse yourself in Christmas magic! Discover the famous Christmas markets in Strasbourg and enjoy local crafts, mulled wine, and local treats. Christmas Eve dinner will be followed by a …
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Koblenz at night
$10,590
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Rhine Castles & Moselle Vineyards

Amsterdam - Zurich - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Emerald Sky
  • Explore Strasbourg
  • Discover Germany
  • Explore Amsterdam and Utrecht
  • Explore the Rhine & Moselle rivers
Starts / Ends:
Amsterdam / Basel
Activities:
River Cruises, Urban Exploration
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Embark on an 11-day Rhine Castles & Moselle Vineyards Cruise from Amsterdam to Zurich aboard Emerald Sky. Uncover a landscape adorned with sunlit vineyards, imposing fortresses, and enchanting villages along the Rhine & Moselle rivers. Commence your journey in the Netherlands by exploring …
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Cruise the rivers of Germany
$6,790
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Jewels of the Rhine

Zurich - Amsterdam - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Emerald Sun
  • Visit a Black Forest village
  • Visit Heidelberg Castle
  • Take a walk to Heidelberg
  • Ride a cable car in Koblenz
Starts / Ends:
Zurich / Amsterdam
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, River Cruises, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board the ship inBasel, Switzerland. First to explore in the list is the Black Forest, known for its cuckoo clocks and the live oompah bands. Here, visit a Black Forest village or hikepassing under an idyllic canopy of evergreens. In Strasbourg, be amazed by the ornate beauty ofMaison Kammerzell …
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Explore the inspiring Amsterdam
$3,999
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Remarkable Rhine & Historic Holland

Amsterdam-Basel - 11 Day Itinerary aboard River Empress
  • Visit the Jewish Museum.
  • Visit Kinderdijk village on a tour.
  • Visit Arnhem Airborne Museum WWII
  • Visit Romanesque cathedrals
Starts / Ends:
Amsterdam / Basel
Activities:
Biking, River Cruises, Urban Exploration, Village Visits
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board the River Empress and delve into the history and culture of western Europe. Explore bustling cities and quiet villages, admire the stunning scenery of the Rhine River Valley, and wander the region’s world-renowned museums. Along the way, indulge in Central Europe’s delicious …
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