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River Cruise Holiday September 9-14, 2018

Sail on the rivers of the Netherlands and visit one beautiful historic town each day.

This River Cruise is fully booked. We are going to publish the 2019 River Cruises as soon as possible. In the meantime, feel free to request information by email: 

Enjoy a wonderful holiday on a River Cruise through the Netherlands. This holiday includes full board and excursions in each town addressed during the river cruise holiday. The ship is fully accessible for people with limited mobility and people using a wheelchair or mobility scooter. 

This fully accessible River Cruise Holiday has three departure dates in 2018, all addressing different destinations. 

Route River Cruise Sept 9th to 14th, 2018 

Hasselt - Urk - Harlingen - Vlieland - Lemmer - Kampen 

Accessibility information

The modern PWA river cruise ship has 25 spacious accessible cabins and 23 cabins for co-travellers and assistants. The cabins on the ship are equipped with two electric high-low beds, a wash basin, a television, an alarm system and plenty of closet space.

The cabins are not equipped with private bathrooms but there’s one large fully adapted bathroom available per 3 cabins. The bathrooms have step-free (wheel-in) showers, toilets with support rails on both sides and lowered wash basins. The wide sundeck is accessible with a large elevator that is spacious enough for a care bed. The entrance of the ship is wide and has a ramp. Furthermore, the river cruise ship has a bar and restaurant.

The bathrooms have been designed as seperate bathrooms in order to have bigger cabins and bigger accessible bathrooms. With regards to toilets, there are four additional accessible toilets on the main deck. Here is a remark from one of the travellers who participated the a river cruise holiday April 2017: “There are literally so many bathrooms it was not a problem ever. The 1 per 3 is for large bathrooms with showers. There are 4 other bathrooms on the main floor above the cabins :) My hubs and I went in April.”

The wide sundeck is accessible with a large elevator that is spacious enough for a care bed. The entrance of the ship is wide and has a ramp. Furthermore, the river cruise ship has a bar and restaurant.

Wheelchairs and mobility scooters are allowed on the ship and can be used at all times. Additional mobility equipment can be delivered on the ship such as a hoist, a shower commode chair or other equipment.

People that can provide care assistance are available on the ship.

How to get there?

The transfer from the airport or hotel will be organised as well. These can either be shared or private. 

The price is still excluding transfer.

What activities can I do?

The River Cruises will sail on the rivers of the Netherlands and visit a beautiful historic town each day. In all towns, you'll explore the destination with a local knowledgeable tour guide. After the guided tour, you'll have time to explore the location by yourself. Enjoy a fresh beer, a hot coffee or a sweet pastry. You'll be expected on the ship around 17:30 for dinner begin served at 18:00 hrs. 

Terms and conditions

  • The price per person varies and depends on the number of participants for this holiday.
  • The price is based on full-pension, this means that the following services are included; breakfast, lunch, dinner, coffee, tea and pastries during the day, excursions in all towns that are visited.
  • Care assistance is available, we can discuss the required assistance during the booking process and this can be arranged in advance. There are volunteers and professional care takers present on the ship.
  • The prices are based on occupation of two persons in one room.
  • An English-speaking tour leader will be on the ship on assist you and lead the tour excursions.
  • The price is excluding the transfer to the river cruise dock in Utrecht and excluding the river cruise dock in Meppel. These prices can be provided based on the type of vehicle needed for the specific number of people.

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