the Amsterdam Extension
- AMSTERDAM GUIDED PRE-TOUR for INDIVIDUALS & FAMILIES -
The Liberation of Holland Tour Program
HONOURING THE 78TH ANNIVERSARY - SPRING 2023
April 29 - May 02, 2023
Joining us, May 2023, for the 78th Liberation of Holland Tour? Take a few days to relax and explore Amsterdam before or after your tour begins.
This 3-day tour includes visits to the Anne Frank Museum and the Dutch Resistance Museum, awarded as the best historical museum in the Netherlands. Staying in one of our favourite centrally located hotels - this pre-tour is the perfect mix of exploration and relaxation as you prepare for our upcoming Liberation journey together.
Enjoy 3 days to rest and explore Amsterdam before the Liberation of Holland Tour begins
Amsterdam 78 Info
Tour Dates: April 29th - May 2nd, 2023
Duration: 3 Nights, 4 Days
Flight departure: [Apr 28] Flight return: [May 02]
Flight departure [your major gateway] > [AMS], Flight Return [Holland 77 Program, AMS Airport]
Amsterdam 78 Pre-Tour | Map & Outline
Take a few days before the Liberation tour starts to rest and relax from the journey
Enjoy a walking tour with an orientation of Amsterdam
A visit to the Anne Frank House, Museum & Exhibition
A visit to the Dutch Resistance Museum - awarded as the best historical museum in the country
Explore the historic and lively city of Amsterdam at your own pace
Enjoy the optional day excursions to Zaanse Schans or Giethoorn the Venice of the Netherlands
Centrally located hotel in Superior Tourist Class
^^^ Explore by scrolling through the cities we will be visiting, and zoom in to get familiar with where we will be visiting on this tour.
Amsterdam Pre-Tour | Itinerary
-- Friday Apr 28th, 2023
Depart from Toronto's Lester B Pearson Airport on your overnight flight to Amsterdam. [Dinner and breakfast will be served onboard]
Day 1 - Saturday Apr 29th
Upon arrival at Schiphol International Airport, you will meet your driver at the Arrivals Meeting Point, before continuing to Amsterdam. After dropping off your bags, enjoy a walk with our city map to orient yourself before lunch. In the afternoon, head to the Blue Boat docks, opposite the Heineken Brewery for a canal cruise of the city, before returning to your hotel for check-in. [Overnight - Amsterdam 3* Centrally Located TBC (B)]
Day 2 - Sunday Apr 30th
Enjoy a full day to explore the City of Amsterdam in the light of Liberation, with visits to the Anne Frank House, preserving the hiding place the wartime diarist. After lunch, you will meet your local battlefield guide who will tell the story of the Dutch people in World War II, as you walk together through canals and corridors to The Dutch Resistance Museum, awarded as the best historical museum of the Netherlands. Tonight, return to your hotel to enjoy our dinner and overnight at your own pace. [Overnight - Amsterdam 3* Centrally Located TBC (B)]
Day 3 - Monday May 1st
Enjoy the full day to explore Amsterdam at your own pace. May we suggest optional excursion to Zaanse Schans. An impressive collection 18th/19th-century Dutch windmills and wooden houses were relocated here to re-create a historic and traditional dutch village. Or perhaps a day trip up to Giethoorn the Venice of the Netherlands. This afternoon, return to Amsterdam for a free afternoon to explore the city. Perhaps you’d like to visit the Bloemenmarkt – the world’s only floating flower market, or the Rijksmuseum. [Overnight - Amsterdam 3* Centrally Located TBC (B)]
Day 4 - Tuesday May 2nd
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Schiphol Amsterdam airport for your continuation on to the Holland Liberation Group Program.
***This itinerary is subject to changes***
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Thinking about arranging a custom pre-tour or post-tour extension to your in Europe? We encourage it!
Should you have any questions regarding your flight, insurance, or travel extension options, we encourage you to reach out to your local travel agent. If you don't have a local agent, contact our host travel agency:
DH TOUR OFFICE
(Office Phone) 905-639-9954
(Toll-Free) 1-888-597-3519 | email@example.com
^^^ Arrival into AMS, enjoy a guided orientation tour of the city with your tour manager
^^^ Exploring the Dutch Resistance Museum - a good introduction before our Liberation 75 Tour
^^^ Take your time exploring Amsterdam while enjoying centrally located accommodations
This is a fully customizable pre-tour option for fully independant travellers. For more information to customise, contact us.
This Tour Includes...
Tour pricing comes with the following inclusions & exclusions:
AIR, THIS IS A LAND ONLY PROGRAM
Lunches (L), & Dinners (D)
Single Room Supplement
Gratuities owed to tour staff (5 EUR per person per day)
Travel Insurance (please contact your travel agent or DH Tour if you need assistance booking medical or trip cancellation insurance)
Accommodations in Superior Tourist Class (3 - 4 Star Hotels)
All Entrances as per your Itinerary
Transfers to and from hotel to AMS airport
Breakfast (B) throughout Online
Custom Map Kit & Tour Resource & Info Guide
All surcharges, fees, and departure taxes
Land only - per person, based on twin occupancy
**Air is also available from all major Canadian cities - please contact your Travel Agent for more information**
TOUR PAYMENT SCHEDULE
Initial Deposit: $500.00 (of which $300 is non-refundable) to guarantee your space is due immediately
Were you registered for the 2020 tour?
2023 re-registration is required!
Your Remaining Balance: Due by Monday, February 27, 2023 (60 days prior to departure)
METHOD OF PAYMENT
All funds will be collected by our host agency, DH Tour. If you would like to use your credit card, our agency will collect your payment details over the phone after you have registered. DH Tour accepts Visa, Mastercard, and American Express, as well as cash and cheque payments.
REGISTRATION CLOSES FRIDAY FEBRUARY 25, 2023
Early registration is recommended for this battlefield program - This program will not be made available to more than 25 travellers, register as soon as possible to hold your space
No payment is required to register - An initial deposit of $500 CAD ($300 is non-refundable) will be called upon you to reserve/secure your spot.
Final payment is due 60 days prior to departure
Sunday, February 27, 2023 (60 days prior to departure)