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GARDENS DUTCH AND BELGIAN WATERWAYS To find out more visit saga.co.uk/floral-holland Floral Delights of Holland SAGA EXCLUSIVE aboard Rex Rheni hhh ­ please call for details Explore the glorious gardens of Utrecht and Keukenhof in spring, enjoy Haarlem's famous Flower Parade and visit the Floralia flower show in Brussels. 7 nights from £999^ Including optional travel insurance or a reduction of £20 if not required§ 21 meals: 7 breakfasts, 7 lunches and 7 dinners Wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner Drinks reception and Captain's dinner Expert gardens host Saga Cruise Host Saga Cruise Assistant on board Entertainment and activities on the ship Complimentary Wi-Fi on board l l l l l l l Excursions... Keukenhof Gardens Floralia Brussels Utrecht Botanical Gardens l l Plus all this... Optional travel insurance and additional cancellation rights, or a reduction if not required§ UK travel service Return coach travel via Eurotunnel or ferry l l Local Flights VIP Travel Service INCLUDED when you book between December 27, 2018-February 28, 2019 Keukenhof gardens Admire the springtime flowers of Holland Haarlem Day 1: UK to Amsterdam. Travel by coach from Folkestone to Amsterdam via Eurotunnel or ferry and embark your ship. Enjoy a welcome reception and dinner before beginning your cruise later this evening. Day 2: Zaandam. Enjoy a full-day excursion to the famous Keukenhof gardens, also known as the `garden of Europe'. More than seven million bulbs fill the park with vibrant colour and fragrance at this annual exhibition lasting eight weeks, with dazzling displays of tulips, daffodils and hyacinths, plus flower and plant shows. Please note: the tulip displays are weather dependent, but normally bloom from mid-March to mid-May. Day 3: Zaandam to Haarlem. Cruise towards the beautiful city of Haarlem, arriving at lunch time. This evening the annual Flower Parade arrives in Haarlem, with its procession of floats carrying magnificent displays. Your ship remains moored here overnight. Day 4: Haarlem. Perhaps explore the city with its attractive market square, Grote Markt, home to an impressive 14th-century Town Hall and St Bavo's church. This evening sail overnight towards Belgium. Day 5: Antwerp. Arrive in Antwerp and enjoy an included half-day excursion to the 16th annual Floralia Brussels flower show in the grounds and greenhouses of Groot-Bijgaarden Castle, with more than one million bulbs and nearly 400 types of tulips. The rest of the day is at leisure. Your ship remains moored here until the early hours. Day 6: Antwerp to Utrecht. Cruise to Utrecht, disembarking for a half-day trip to Utrecht Botanical Gardens. Originally called Hortus medicus, the gardens were first laid out in 1639 and are one of the oldest university gardens in the Netherlands. Moor in Utrecht overnight. Day 7: Utrecht to Amsterdam. Return to Amsterdam for an overnight mooring. Perhaps join an optional excursion to Amsterdam's botanical gardens ­ one of the oldest in the world, or to Vondelpark ­ Amsterdam's largest park. Alternatively, explore the city at your leisure. Day 8: Amsterdam to UK. Disembark after breakfast for your return journey to the UK. SAVE up to £200^ per person on selected cabin grades and departures when you book by February 15, 2019 Ship Rex Rheni Ship MS Carmen Prices from: Apr 11, 2019 Prices from: Apr 12, 2019 Passenger Deck 1199 999 Main Deck Sold out Main Deck 1429 1379 Middle Deck Deluxe with panoramic window 1599 1449 Promenade Deck 1549 Upper Deck Deluxe with French balcony 1749 1649 Cruise code AH294 Cruise code AH295 Floral Delights of Holland. 7 nights. All prices are £s per person based on two people sharing, include savings as advertised and are subject to availability. § Optional travel insurance: A reduction applies of £20 if you do not need the optional travel insurance and additional cancellation rights ­ see page 67 for details. For the latest prices and offers visit saga.co.uk/holidays TRAVEL OPTIONS: Prices based on return coach travel from Folkestone to Amsterdam via Eurotunnel or ferry. Eurostar standard is available for a supplement departing from London St Pancras and Ebbsfleet to Brussels and onward by coach. Flights from Heathrow are also available for a supplement. To travel from your local airport or to take advantage of our flight and Eurostar upgrade deals (both subject to availability and extra charges may apply), please call for details. The departure on board MS Carmen (Holiday Code: AH295) follows a slightly different itinerary. Please call for details. To book see page 67 and call FREE on 0800 015 6880 or visit saga.co.uk/special-interests19 Please quote SPN34 63