Holland, Luxembourg & Belgium with Paris (HWE)

12 days from Amsterdam to Paris

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Tiptoe through the tulips, tread through famous battlegrounds, and sprint to the irresistible bonbons on this aromatic tour. Three nights in Amsterdam, two nights each in Luxembourg and Brussels, plus one night in the medieval town of Bruges is the perfect introduction to the sights and delights of the Benelux countries. Springtime departures include the exploding color of Holland’s famous bulb fields and the extraordinary Keukenhof Gardens while summer and fall departures lead you to the bursting flavors of barley and hops at the Heineken Experience where you’ll hear—and taste—the story of the world famous beer. With intricate canals flowing as freely as the lager from lively Amsterdam to perfectly preserved Bruges, get ready to float up to some of Europe’s most impressive museums, markets, palaces, cathedrals—and confectionaries!

We love Paris in the springtime! We love Paris in the fall! And you’ll love spending three nights in the City of Light with a high-speed train trip from Brussels to Paris. Sail on the Seine, sip champagne, shop on the Champs-Élysées, or sit for a street portrait at Montmartre. Whatever you do, don’t forget Paris!

Small-Group Discovery

Select Globus 2021 Europe tours are limited to an average of just 24 guests per tour. There’s always room to roam with extra space between you and other travelers—while still getting up close and personal to the experiences you’ve been dreaming of. Small-Group Discoveries include all the features of a traditional Globus European tour, complete with expert Tour Director, Driver, and Local Guides who ensure that your health and safety is our top priority. A Small-Group Discovery Europe vacation is the perfectly sized tour—without the crowds.

We’ve prepared everything you need for the perfect vacation—from transfers to and from your hotel to expert Local Guides and included VIP sightseeing access to the world’s iconic sites. Your Globus Tour Director is always there to help you make the most out of your free time!

Save 5% per person on select 2021 Globus Europe, South & North America vacations.*
Holland, Luxembourg & Belgium with Paris map

 Photo Highlights

The following UNESCO World Heritage Sites can be seen or visited on this vacation:

  • 17th Century Canal Ring Area of Amsterdam
  • City of Luxembourg: Its Old Quarters and Fortifications
  • Historic Centre of Bruges
  • La Grand-Place (Brussels)

 Meals

 Meals & Itinerary

Full buffet breakfast daily; buffet breakfast in Paris; 3 three-course dinners

 Itinerary

Day 1 ARRIVE IN AMSTERDAM, HOLLAND

Welcome to Amsterdam! At 6 pm, meet your Tour Director and traveling companions for a welcome dinner at your hotel.

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Day 2 AMSTERDAM

AMSTERDAM Guided canal cruise. Visit the Rijksmuseum. Free time this afternoon and evening.

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Day 3 AMSTERDAM. EXCURSION TO KEUKENHOF, DELFT & THE HAGUE

AMSTERDAM Globus Local FavoriteGlobus Local Favorite Visit Keukenhof, the famous flower park (departures March 27-May 08).
DELFT Visit the Royal Delft Pottery factory.
THE HAGUE Orientation drive with picture stop at the Dutch Parliament and the International Court of Justice.
AMSTERDAM Globus Local FavoriteGlobus Local Favorite Visit the Heineken Experience (departures May 15-October 02).
99 mi / 160 km

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Day 4 AMSTERDAM–MAASTRICHT–BASTOGNE, BELGIUM–LUXEMBOURG

MAASTRICHT Visit Vrijthof Square.
BASTOGNE Visit the War Museum and take pictures of the American Memorial en route to Luxembourg.
280 mi / 450 km.

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Day 5 LUXEMBOURG

LUXEMBOURG Guided sightseeing includes the Cathedral of Our Lady and General Patton’s grave.

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Day 6 LUXEMBOURG–WATERLOO, BELGIUM–BRUGES

WATERLOO Visit the battle site where Napoleon was defeated en route to Bruges.
186 mi / 300 km

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Day 7 BRUGES–BRUSSELS

BRUGES Globus Local FavoriteGlobus Local Favorite Canal cruise and Belgian chocolate bonbon tasting followed by guided walking tour of the city, including the Church of Our Lady and a traditional lace demonstration.
BRUSSELS Orientation walk includes Grand’Place and a picture stop at Manneken Pis.
75 mi / 120 km

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Day 8 BRUSSELS

BRUSSELS Free day. Globus Local FavoriteGlobus Local Favorite Farewell dinner at Chez Léon restaurant.

ENHANCE YOUR FREE TIME in Brussels with an excursion to Antwerp. This and many more options throughout your tour are available for purchase with MyGlobus. Get local maps and tips for free time on your GlobusGO mobile app.

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Day 9 BRUSSELS-PARIS

Welcome to the Monograms portion of your vacation. Travel from Brussels to Paris, France by high-speed Thalys train (first class). Your Local Host will be delighted to help you maximize your time in France’s famous capital city.

Day 10 PARIS

Morning guided sightseeing includes a stop to take photos of the Eiffel Tower from one of the best panoramic viewing points, and a relaxing Seine River cruise with views of many of the city's important landmarks. (Note: there are occasions when your city sightseeing in Paris may be affected due to events in the city. On any of these dates, your Monograms sightseeing will be moved to an alternate day to ensure you have the full experience.)

Day 11 PARIS

Your Local Host can suggest wonderful options for your day at leisure.

Day 12 PARIS

Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning.

 Tour Director

With GLOBUS, there’s no better way to get to know your destination than through the eyes of a Tour Director. We’d like you to meet one of our Tour Directors, who average over a decade of experience and are representative of the type of expert that will be with you on your vacation.

EARL SHANNON

Escorting tours for more than 15 years

After many years of studying history then tourism, plus combining that with my love of travelling and exploring, becoming a Tour Director was an essential part of my DNA. For me having a part in assisting guests to enjoy the diversity, extraordinary beauty and the unique culture that Europe has to offer is unbelievably satisfying. I am constantly told by my guests that "You love being a Tour Director don't you Earl?", to which I simply reply, "Is it that obvious?"

Tour Director - EARL SHANNON

 Accommodations

 Optional Excursions

No matter what you’re into: food, wine, history, art, music or anything else, we give you the freedom to personalize your vacation with optional excursions that speak to your interests.

When you book your excursions with us, you can be assured that every optional excursion that we offer coordinates with the free time that you'll have in your destination, so you'll never have conflicts between included and optional activities. Our team of travel experts carefully selects each optional excursion that we offer to ensure that you receive the highest quality at a great value. Our tried-and-true partners have a finger on the pulse of the city in which they operate so they deliver the very best experiences. We offer experiences you cannot create on your own and because you’re booking with us, we coordinate all your transportation and timing needs.

The following optional excursions are examples only for this vacation. These may or may not be offered, and availability is subject to days of operation and seasonality. Please select a departure date to view optional excursions and pricing for a specific date (due to currency fluctuation, pricing shown is subject to change until purchased). Optional excursions are available for purchase on our MyGlobus site 90 days prior to the tour start date.

Price Ranges

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