m.s. King of Scandinavian or m.s Princess of Norway
Our 2-night mini cruise to Amsterdam is our our best-selling product. You get the combination of a great short city break and fun on board as we sail you to your Amsterdam and back home again. The value for money of these breaks is also second to none. Because we sail overnight, youll have a great night out on board, enjoy a good nights sleep and then arrive in port next day refreshed and ready for your time ashore. You will spend aprox 5 hours in Amsterdam which is plenty of time see the sights at your leisure. Later in the day, its time to head back to the ship for the evening sailing, where theres more entertainment in-store
Choose to explore the canals and tree lined streets, enjoy a drink at a canal side cafe and watch the world go by or take in one of the 40 museums this cultural city has to offer, visit the famous house of Ann Frank, take in the Van Gogh museum or visit the new Hermitage exhibition.
When you arrive in Holland, you are escorted onto waiting coaches for the short transfer into the city centre, where you can either stay on the coach for a sightseeing tour of this captivating city, or explore Amsterdam for yourselves.
Return coach transfers are included. Transfer from Ijmuiden to Amsterdams city centre takes about 30 minutes.
Your holiday price includes
Return crossings from Newcastle-Amsterdam
2 nights onboard ship in a 2-berth inside cabin (bunk beds) or 4 berth outside cabin with 2 sets of bunk beds both with shower/toilet
Return coach transfer for city sightseeing tour of Amsterdam
Live onboard entertainment
The Newcastle to Amsterdam (IJmuiden) route connects the northeast of England to Holland. This route is served by either of the ships. The m.s. King of Scandinavia can travel at 21 knots and can accommodate up to 1534 passengers, and the m.s. Princess of Norway can travel at 18.5 knots and accommodates up to 1364 passengers.
Casino, live entertainment & disco
2 berth inside cabin
Towels & soap
2 berth outside cabin with window
Towels & soap
Food and beverage
Seven Seas Restaurant
Explorers Steak house
Blue Riband - a la carte
Cafeteria & snack bars
Childrens play room and
Meals: Dinner Buffet £19.99 per person - suitable for vegetarians, selection of hot and cold meats & vegetables, variety of salads & pastas. Sumptuous selection of desserts. Return as many times as you want. Breakfast Buffet £8.99 per person.
Carrier - DFDS Seaways
From - Newcastle to Ijmuiden (Amsterdam)
Cruise duration - 15hrs
Outbound - Selected dates in July, August and September
Departs 17.00 - arrives 09.30 (next day)
Inbound - After 1 night onboard
Departs 17.30 - arrives 09.00 (next day)
Please note: Cruise times are correct at time of writing but may be subject to change at the discretion of the cruise-line or tour operator.
Single supplement: No single travellers
Infants: 0-3yrs travel free of charge when not occupying a berth onboard ship.