Holiday Tour Details
Valkenburg Three Countries Explorer Description
This short tour to Limburg offers a wonderful range of excursions and attractions to discover a part of Holland that is noted for its beautiful undulating scenery and pretty villages. As the oldest tourist centre in the Netherlands, Valkenburg boasts a beauty of historic grandeur and is a perfect place to base this tour.
Valkenburg Three Countries Explorer Itinerary
Monday We depart Cornwall early in the morning and travel to Dover for a ferry to Calais. We then complete our journey by travelling to the lovely city of Valkenburg where we enjoy a welcome drink on arrival and settle in to our hotel before dinner.
Tuesday Our coach will take us on a guided tour to the Three Countries Point at Vaals, the highest point in the Netherlands where we can see the borders of Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands meeting. After time here for lunch we drive through Belgium and visit the Netherlands American Cemetery where we have a one hour guided walking tour. This evening we enjoy a Three Counties themed dinner.
Wednesday Today begins with a ride on the Zuid-Limburgse steam train for a wonderfully scenic journey between Simpelveld and Valkenburg. In the afternoon we visit Mondo Verde World Gardens, where we enjoy a light lunch and time to take in the great attraction that are spectacular gardens, zoo and theme park all in one.
Thursday The old city of Maastricht is our first stop today and here we have a two hour boat trip around the historical harbour before time to explore and have lunch. In the afternoon we tour the Apostelhoeve Vineyard followed by wine tasting. This is the oldest commercial winery in the Netherlands.
Friday After breakfast we make the journey back to England and then on to Cornwall. We arrive home later in the evening.
Valkenburg Three Countries Explorer Hotel
We stay at the three star Hotel Walram, Valkenburg, a riverside hotel located in Asquite Square just off the city centre.
Swimming pool, lift, wifi and porterage
Valkenburg Three Countries Explorer Includes
Premier Class coach travel
Return ferry crossings
Free optional travel insurance
4 Nights dinner, bed & breakfast
Welcome drink on arrival
Excursions as detailed
Three Countries guided tour
Guided walking tour of American Cemetery
Ride on Zuid-Limburgse Railway
Admission to Mondo Verde World Gardens
Lunch at Mondo Verde World Gardens
Maastricht boat trip
Vineyard tour and wine tasting
Free parking at depot
Pick up points throughout Cornwall
Valkenburg Three Countries Explorer Further Information
Single rooms available at a supplement of £96 per person
Home pick up £12 per person
£100 non-refundable deposit
Balance due 6 weeks prior to travel
Tour subject to loading
Set starter and dessert
FULL BRITISH PASSPORT WILL BE REQUIRED FOR