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NEW: Mini Cruise to Haarlem: Holland’s Best Christmas Market 2019

3 Days

If you’re looking for a memorable way to celebrate the holiday season, a trip to Haarlem should sit at the top of your Christmas list! Home to ancient buildings, cobbled streets and winding waterways – the medieval city of Haarlem is one of the most photogenic destinations in the Netherlands and during Christmas time the city plays host to one of the Netherlands’ biggest Christmas markets.


Return ferry sailing Coach travel throughout

2 nights cabin accommodation

Entertainment on board

Excursion to Haarlem Christmas Market


Additional Supplements:

Outside cabin = £15 per person

Outside cabin (single supplement) = £29 per person

Low berth = £19 per person

Low berth (outside) = £29 per person


Meal supplement = £60 per person (2 x buffet dinner, 2 x buffet breakfast)

During Your Stay

Day 1 – We travel to Newcastle, where we will board our DFDS cruise ferry. After settling into your cabin you are free to enjoy the various facilities and entertainment on board as we sail into the night.

Day 2 – Arriving in Amsterdam port, we will travel to the beautiful city of Haarlem for free time. Voted as one of the best shopping cities in the Netherlands, Haarlem is the perfect place to pick up a stocking filler or two! Your first stop should be the city’s ‘Gouden Straatjes’ (streets of gold), where you’ll find everything from independent boutiques to big brands. Afterwards, follow the traditional, festive music as it guides you towards the Christmas market which features around 300 twinkling chalets offering artisan foods, handcrafted gifts, artwork and decorations. After some free time we’ll return back to our Cruise Ferry.

Day 3 – We retrace our footsteps back home, on board our comfortable coach.

Departure DateTitleHotelDays(from) 
06 Dec 2019Mini Cruise to Haarlem: Holland's Best Christmas MarketDFDS Mini Cruise 3 days £119.00 Please Call