Boat and Bike Willems-Route

Boat and Bike Willems-Route

Limburg

Belgium and Dutch Limburg is with its 1800 km bike paths, very good sign-posting and great cuisine a real paradise for cyclists. The three countries are well-known for its cuisine, the numerous types of flans, chocolate, cheese and about 750 different Belgium beers.

 

 

 

 

Netherlands

Easy

  • 7 Days / 6 Nights
  • Self-guided Tour
Ilka Lange
"I will help you with the planning of your holidays with advice and action"
Ilka Lange

Itinerary

Individual arrival until 12.00 a.m., welcome drink and distribution of rental bikes. Afterwards cruise to Lüttich, where you pass lock Petit Lanaye. In the evening city tour through the historic old city and visit of Café Chantant Le Jardin des Olivettes.

After breakfast you visit the Belgium market La Batte and enjoy a cruise towards Angleur, where your first bike tour starts. The captain accompanies you a short piece and your tour leads you through beautiful valley Ourthetal to the cities Tillf and Exneux. After your return to Angleur a cruise to Kanne is on the program. Enjoy the evening on board or join the captain at a tour through Mergels grotto.

Bike Tour Fehnroute

During breakfast short cruise and briefing. Afterwards bike tour through the bewitching world of famous palaces, fairy tales and mysterious stories. You visit the medieval palace Alden Biesen, the pearl of Limburg and the biggest palace between Loire and Rhine. At Maasmechelen you go on board, cruise to Bree.

After the daily briefing and breakfast by bike to national park Hoge Kempen. Enjoy the beautiful route through forests, dunes and mysterious moorlands. On your way are numerous possibilities for a rest. If you want to shorten your tour please just ask on board.

 

You cycle along river Maas past old farms and along the Limburg lakes. Before you continue to Thorn you should try finest Belgium chocolate. Your boat is awaiting you in front of the city walls of Thorn. In the evening possibility to enjoy a festive captains dinner on board (not included).

Past village Stein you cycle from Born through fruit orchards to the village of Elslo with beautiful palace. Afterwards through forests back to Maastricht. In the evening you can go by harbor taxi (included) into the old city. Stroll through the city, the shops and museums have opened until 9 p.m.

 

The route

Easy stages around the flat Limburg. You cycle on asphaltic and paved bike paths and country lanes and as well on silent side roads. There are several tour courses possible, so you can shorten or extend your daily routes. There is only a little altitude difference to conquer. There are shorter and longer daily stages possible. This tour is for suitable for inexperienced bikers and groups.

 

Netherlands with bike

Prices and events

All data for 2018 at a glance
Season 1
Apr 28, 2018 - Sep 8, 2018
Boat & Bike Willems route - MS Miro 7 days, NL-LISML-07I
Base price
795,00

Services & Extras

  • overnights in comfort-class double cabins, shower/toilet, air-condition, safe, TV, DVD and radio
  • extended breakfast
  • lunch package
  • Welcome drink
  • Coffee and tea in the afternoon on board
  • Linen and towels
  • Daily cleaning of cabins
  • City tour Lüttich through the skipper (optional)
  • Rental bike with 8 gears
  • Harbour taxi boat – Maastrich – boat, Thursday evening
  • Visitor´s tays, fuel and energy surcharges
  • Harbour-, lock- and bridge fees
  • Daily briefing and touristic information through the skipper
  • Bi-lingual board tour guidance through the skipper
  • Route description with maps on board per cabin, as a loan
  • Travel documents per cabin
  • Service Hotline

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