Pre-Programme Amsterdam

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Visit Amsterdam and discover the many attractions of this charming city, with an overnight stay.
  • Spend an extra night in a centrally located hotel in Amsterdam before your expedition cruise

  • Visit Amsterdam's world famous museums and art galleries

  • Discover Amsterdam's beautiful canal houses and architecture

  • Browse flea markets and sample traditional Dutch delicacies

Day 1: Discover Amsterdam

After checking into your hotel, the day is all yours. Art lovers should head straight to Museumplein. Here you'll find some of the best museums in Amsterdam. Explore the Rijksmuseum, the Vincent Van Gogh Museum, and the modern Stedelijk Museum.

Amsterdam is a wonderful walking city, with plenty of things to do and places to visit. Stroll along its cobbled streets, admiring the canals and architecture. Enjoy a canal trip, visit the Anne Frank House or relax in quirky cafés. As night falls, you'll be spoilt for choice for places to dine, before resting for the night back at your hotel.

Day 2: Board your ship

After a delicious breakfast, you'll be taken to the pier in Amsterdam in time to board MS Spitsbergen for your expedition cruise.

Practical information

  • 1 night in Amsterdam, with breakfast.

  • Transfer from the hotel to Amsterdam pier, with English-speaking local driver.  

Not included
  • Dinner and drinks. 

Remarks and requirements
  • This tour is available as a Pre-Programme in combination with expedition cruises starting in Amsterdam.

  • For guests with limited mobility on request. 

  • Minimum number of participants: 2. 

  • If the minimum number of participants is not reached, we reserve the right to cancel the trip up until 6 weeks before departure.

  • Please note: if you wish to visit the Anne Frank House and other museums, it is advisable to buy tickets online in advance to avoid disappointment. 

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