Holland & Belgium: Amsterdam to Bruges

Aboard Magnifique IV

Date: Wed, May 10, 2023 - Thu, May 18, 2023

Trip Status: Waiting for the brochure

Price: From $5,999

Activity Level: Moderate

Region: Europe

Arrangements: Arrangements Abroad

Cruise from the Dutch capital of Amsterdam to the medieval Belgian city of Bruges aboard the boutique riverboat Magnifique IV, which allows you to feel immersed in the region’s charming and storied landscapes.

In Holland, admire the splendid masterpieces of Amsterdam’s Rijksmuseum and its world-famous canals. Then, embark Magnifique IV for a seven-night cruise through storybook villages and idyllic countryside. Travel to Kinderdijk to view impressive windmills at a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit historic Dordrecht, stopping to see the Great Church, the Dordrecht Museum, and a medieval monastery.

Explore the Belgian cities of Antwerp, where you will visit the Rubens House, and Dendermonde, known for its spectacular Flemish buildings. Call at Ghent, to behold Jan van Eyck’s restored Ghent Altarpiece in its original home at Saint Bavo’s Cathedral.

Conclude in the charming town of Bruges, yet another UNESCO World Heritage Site, and visit the canals, cobblestones, and medieval buildings. Tour the Groeninge Museum for works by Jan van Eyck and other great Flemish artists, see Michelangelo’s Madonna and Child in the Church of Our Lady, and meet a local artist.

Reservations and Information

To reserve, complete a registration form in the brochure and mail to Duke Travels, Box 90572, Durham, NC 27708, or call (919) 684-2988 to reserve conveniently over the phone and let us know you are mailing your reservation form to hold your space.

To learn more about our travel program or any of our upcoming trips, please contact us at duketravels@duke.edu or 919-684-2988

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Mode of Travel

River Cruise

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