The Tulip is the most beautiful flower in Holland. This bike and boat holiday takes you from Amsterdam to flower garden The Keukenhof, where you can admire a total of 800 varieties of tulips. A unique, unforgettable experience! The tulip was imported into The Netherlands around the year 1600 and became very popular. Prices went up to the extend thatone single bulb that was equal to a canal side house in Amsterdam!
A visit to the impressive flower auction at Aalsmeer is also part of the program as well as a cycle trip to the open air museum Zaanse Schans. Here you’ll find original houses and windmills from the river Zaan area.
Around Alkmaar you will cycle acrss the most beautiful Dutch dunes. Heading for Amsterdam again, the itinerary leads you through the 17th century polders. This landscape called “Waterland” surrounds you, while you are relaxed pedalling across the Beemster Polder back to the port in Amsterdam.Tulip