''A vast patchwork of kaleidoscopic colour'' says the Daily Mail of Holland's annual tulip festival. With a late March departure date, this 7-night Dutch Bulbfields and Gardens cruise from Iglu offers the chance to see this region in full bloom for £476 less than usual.
Now £465, the trip departs on 28 March from London Tilbury and stops at Amsterdam, Antwerp (Belgium), Cherbourg (France), St Mary's (Isles of Scilly), St Peter Port (Guernsey) and Honfleur (France), before heading home. This particular cruise also features informative onboard lectures by European garden specialist Ray Edwards and an excursion to the beautiful Keukenhof gardens in Amsterdam**.
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This price is based on two sharing a Standard Inner cabin on a full-board basis. Upgrade to a Standard Ocean View cabin for £95 more per person.
Marco Polo's teak decks and distinctive dark blue hull make it a classic ship. Fully air conditioned and with eight passenger decks, the ship features a wide range of public facilities, including the impressive Waldorf Restaurant offering a traditional two sitting fixed time dining option and, as an alternative more informal experience, the stylish Marco’s Bistro.
Other amenities onboard the Marco Polo include the Nansen Card Room, an internet café, a shopping arcade and photo gallery, the Jade Wellness Centre, which offers hairdressing and beauty treatments, fitness and exercise equipment, and a sauna and massage facilities. There is an outdoor swimming pool and three whirlpools.
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