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Floriade & the Delightful Dutch Waterways with Helen Yemm

25 May 2022

5 days from £695pp

This unique, five-day river cruise will see you witness the Dutch waterways from a whole new perspective.  Join famed gardener, Helen Yemm on board for exclusive gardening talks, tips and Q&A sessions as we sail from Amsterdam to Lelystad, exploring traditional Dutch towns and a included visit to the once-a-decade Floriade Expo. 
  • Be joined on board by famed gardener, Helen Yemm 
  • Exclusive talk and Q&A session with Helen Yemm  
  • Visit the once-in-a-decade Floriade Expo 
  • Enjoy free time exploring the historic town of Hoorn 
  • Wander the streets of Den Helder and Harlingen and explore each of their unique settings 
  • Spend time in the wonderful capital of Amsterdam 
Cruise the Dutch Waterways with famed gardener, Helen Yemm and experience one of the Netherlands most famed horticultural events, the Floriade expo. Whilst on board, Helen will deliver a talk and Q&A and be on hand to offer advice and tips on gardening as we cruise from Amsterdam to Lelylstad. The focal point of this cruise will be the fantastic Floriade Expo. Held in Almere, on the outskirts of Amsterdam, the theme will be the important one of ‘growing green cities’, and here you will be treated to a cornucopia of trees, shrubs, perennials, creepers and flower bulbs.  
As well as wandering through fabulous floral displays, you’ll get plenty of free time to explore the harbour town of Hoorn, the historic town of Den Helder and the capital city of Amsterdam, with its instantly recognisable network of canals and unique architecture.

Your Accommodation

MS Arena


Our new four-star ship has all the ingredients of an unforgettable river cruise; comfort, style and the crew’s unfaltering attention to detail is everything.

MS Arena is completely deserving of its place in our premier cruise collection! Whether you’re cruising the Dutch Waterways, the rivers Rhine, Moselle or Danube, all the way to the Black Sea, this elegant, 4-star ship promises everything you’d wish for – and more – making for an unforgettable river cruising experience.