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The right number of like-minded travellers to make new friends.
Your dates. Your group. Our expertly-designed itinerary.
Tailored to your interests, a bespoke travel experience.
Combines the hallmarks of any B&R itinerary (excellent hotels and beautiful routes) with the freedom of pacing each day exactly the way you like.
Throughout the day, a knowledgeable local guide provides insider access and expert tips. At night, you can explore and dine on your own.
Our B&R guides are with you throughout, anticipating needs, translating languages, providing advice and—above all—facilitating fun.
We use premium hotels that are unique expressions of the region. Often they’ve had a previous life as a monastery or a castle, but in every case they offer an exceptionally comfortable stay.
These are stylish 4-star properties that offer a casual and comfortable stay. Often without a 24-hour concierge or room service, they tend to be smaller family-run hotels that are perfect for the region.
“I can’t say I really ‘work out,’ but I’m in good shape and am relatively active.”
“I enjoy a good walk or ride, and feel comfortable while on the move.”
“I get moving at least once a week, and don’t mind a little sweat.”
“I get moving a few times per week and enjoy some exertion.”
“I want to feel invigorated each day and going hard is how I like to do that.”
Windmills and flower fields
Tilt at some windmills as you walk the picturesque coast that inspired the Dutch masters. For a nation in which many live below sea level, the high points are everywhere apparent. Here, in the legendary land of tulips and windmills, we navigate our way by walking the endless towpaths, polders and dykes that dot the land. Delve deep into the gastronomical wonders: oysters and shellfish, traditional savoury pannekoeken (pancakes!) and even two Michelin two-starred meals. The journey is quite simply a masterpiece.
*Descriptions below are based on our spring departures. For details on fall and summer departures, please download the corresponding detailed itinerary.
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Day by Day
Tour the popular Keukenhof Gardens and walk through colourful Dutch bulb fields while our local guide tells us everything we need to know about tulips. Tonight, you may opt to explore the historic quarter before cocktails in the palace ballroom.
Explore the beautiful university town of Leiden on foot, where a local guide shows us what makes the old town tick. This evening, stroll into the heart of the Hague for a tasting of Holland's famous jenever (Dutch gin).
Journey from the Groene Hart region toward the town of Gouda where we'll visit St. Jans Church and its stunning stained-glass windows. Tonight, share a fabulous dinner together on the docks.
A quick boat ride brings us along the river Lek to Kinderdijk, the largest surviving agglomeration of traditional windmills in Europe! After a Dutch-style picnic on the water, explore the island of Zuid-Beveland for a walk along the large Canal of South-Beveland.
Pay a visit to Yerseke for a private tour of the shellfish auction and a taste of fresh oysters. Tonight, a divine farewell dinner awaits, where you'll have the chance to meet the master behind the Michelin two-starred masterpiece!
Enjoy a farewell breakfast at the hotel before saying tot ziens.
Hotel Des Indes, Den Haag
A former 19th century palace, Hotel Des Indes is located on the beautiful Lange Voorhout, near the medieval centre of the Binnenhof and the Mauritshuis. This is five star deluxe hotel is part of the history of The Hague with its yellow façade that embraces you before you enter. It offers 92 guest rooms and suites that blend contemporary amenities with iconic architecture. View hotel website »
Suite Hotel Pincoffs, Rotterdam
The Pincoffs Suite Hotel is a luxurious boutique hotel residing in a national monument built in 1879 in the Kop van Zuid area on the Wilhelmina pier overlooking the famous Erasmus Bridge and the Maas River. The former customs office is full of atmosphere and unique authentic details, and offers charm, space and comfort throughout all guest rooms and suites. View hotel website »
Manoir Inter Scaldes, Kruiningen
Inter Scaldes is one of the Netherland’s few Relais & Châteaux, a simple and charming contemporary country retreat centred around its extraordinary cuisine. Our hosts have successfully continued the tradition of hospitality and fine cuisine inherited from the original founders. The Manoir, which has 12 stylish hotel rooms, provides guests with the opportunity of visiting Zeeland's coast and countless picturesque towns and villages. View hotel website »
Our trip to Holland was amazing. We we were able to experience so many facets of this incredible country. Our guides Alice, Alessio and Abby were just wonderful. After eight B&R trips, this was our best yet. Hard bar to exceed!— Carol Llewellyn
We never wanted to be the biggest travel company in the world, just the best.
— George Butterfield
The walks are mostly as flat as a Dutch pancake with a few occasional rolls in the dunes, and vary between 7 and 16 km (4.5-10 mi.).
“I can’t say I really work out, but I do walk a couple of times a week at home.”
Country lanes, footpaths and coastal or forest trails, all on relatively flat terrain, perhaps with an occasional hill.Read more on our Activity Levels
What’s included? Everything you need. Plus everything you’d
want. Plus a few things you never knew you wanted ‘til you got them.
In a word: everything. In ninety words? Signature B&R guides; local experts; unique, unforgettable biking and walking routes; private tours; authentic local cuisine; lessons and demonstrations; local artisanal wines; wine tastings; all victuals and libations; all the endorphins you can handle; new insight; interesting, fun and like-minded travel companions; a feeling of total freedom. In short: an extraordinary, hassle-free journey of discovery.
- All hotel accommodation
- All breakfasts, three lunches and four dinners, including wine
- Services of B&R guide(s) and support van
- Use of two lightweight, telescoping walking sticks
- Waist pack with water bottle and holder
- Detailed maps and route suggestions
- All special events, private tours, guest experts and entrance fees
- All transportation from rendezvous to drop-off
- All baggage transportation
- All gratuities for baggage, porters and hotel service
Walking Sticks & Hip Holsters
Included with all walking trips are Leki telescoping walking sticks and custom-made padded hip holsters, which comfortably carry one full half-litre water bottle. And while the walking sticks get “recycled” for use by another B&R traveller, the holsters are yours to keep at trip’s end.
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