Solo travellers can travel at no additional cost on the 5 April 2015 departure of the stylish hotel barge, Panache’s 7-day cruise through Holland. The leisurely itinerary visits the quaint coastal town of Alkmaar, famous for its traditional cheese and clog making. There’s bike riding to the open-air museum of Zaanse Schans where guests enjoy a glimpse into the 17th and 18th century Dutch way of life. The historic city of Haarlem is also included, as well as the world famous Keukenhof Gardens where over 7 million flowering bulbs create an unforgettable picture. There’s also a chance to visit an early morning flower auction where millions of cut flowers from all over the world are traded every day.
Local cheese markets in Gouda are a highlight as well as a stop in the historic city of Leiden, birthplace of Rembrandt. A day in the 750 year-old town of Delft concludes the cruise with a visit to a ceramic tableware factory to see how its world famous porcelain is made. Throughout the cruise cycling or strolling along the towpaths is encouraged and is a lovely way to connect with the surrounding countryside
Your home afloat carries just 12 passengers with spacious public areas and en suite cabins. There’s a large sun deck and spa pool plus bicycles for guests’ use. A crew of six caters to guests’ every need with gourmet meals delivered by the master chef and the finest wines selected to match all meals.
Solo price is €3,890 (save €1,350) which includes all meals on board, an open bar 24/7 with a large range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, all wines served throughout the cruise, excursions and entrance fees as per the itinerary, the services of 6 crew and use of barge facilities, which include bicycles and spa pool, Local transfers to and from the barge.
To book your A&K itinerary today or to enquire further please contact Abercrombie & Kent on 1300 590 317 or visit www.abercrombiekent.com.au