Christmas Cruise through the Netherlands and Belgium New

On this Christmas Cruise, atmosphere is the magic word. On board, of course, but also in every place we'll visit. Christmas markets, skating rinks, cheerful lighting, music, and of course all sorts of goodies make this a Christmas to remember.

Wednesday December 20th: Arnhem - Cuijk

Thursday December 21st: Cuijk - Roermond

Friday December 22nd: Roermond - Maastricht

Saturday December 23rd: Maasstricht - Hasselt

Sunday December 24th: Hasselt - Antwerp

Monday December 25th: Antwerp (whole day)

Tuesday December 26th Antwerp - Schoonhoven

Wednesday December 27th: Schoonhoven - Arnhem

  • Welcome cocktail
  • High Tea
  • 8 days Christmas atmosphere
  • Christmas Eve with Midnightbuffet
  • Champagne brunch on Boxing Day
  • Special Christmas Dinner on Christmas Day and Boxing Day
  • Live Music on every night of your cruise
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Wednesday 20 December: Arnhem - Cuijk

You are welcome aboard the Rembrandt van Rijn, totally decked out for Christmas, from 10:00. At 11:00 we'll raise anchor and set sail for Cuijk, a town in Brabant, where we'll arrive in the course of the afternoon. The musician who will be with us for the whole trip will ensure a lively evening.

Thursday 21 December: Cuijk - Roermond

We'll continue our trip towards Roermond during breakfast. In the centre, the lively Munsterplein (Munster Square) has been transformed into an atmospheric Christmas market. As well as an outdoor skating rink and a Glühwein (Mulled Wine) Bar, you'll find real wooden chalets, where all sorts of Christmas products as well as delicious oliebollen (doughnuts), waffels, and potato cakes are on offer.

Friday 22 December: Roermond - Maastricht

Maastricht is gearing up for the Christmas period. Festive lights adorn the city. The historic shopping area exudes the special Christmas atmosphere. On the Vrijthof Square you'll find a skating rink and many other attractions related to Christmas.

Saturday 23 December: Maastricht - Hasselt

In Hasselt, the Christmas Village and the giant Christmas tree on the Molenpoortplein (Molenpoort Square) will put you in the Christmas spirit. A delicious bite to eat and a drink, accompanied by Christmas carols sung by different choirs, make for an unforgettable day.

Sunday 24 December: Hasselt - Antwerp

We'll sail to the Burgundian city of Antwerp via the Albert Canal. In December, it's wonderful to stroll through the Christmas village on the Groenplaats (Green Square). The lively Christmas music makes for a unique atmosphere in the medieval centre. We'll spend Christmas Eve and Christmas Day in Antwerp. On this special evening a midnight snack will be served.

Monday 25 December: Antwerp

Today, the whole day is dedicated to Christmas. While you take a look around the nearby centre, the kitchen team will be busy preparing a wonderful Christmas dinner.

Tuesday 26 December: Antwerp - Schoonhoven

We will leave Belgium behind and set sail for Schoonhoven, the silver city. In the evening, there will be a sparkling Farewell Party.

Wednesday 27 December: Schoonhoven - Arnhem

We'll sail towards Arnhem via the Nether Rhine, where we'll conclude this unforgettable Christmas trip mid-afternoon.

  • Welcome Cocktail
  • High Tea
  • 8 days of Christmas cheer
  • Christmas Eve with midnight buffet
  • Champagne Brunch on Boxing Day
  • An exclusive Christmas dinner on Christmas Day and Boxing Day
  • Live entertainment for the whole cruise

Rembrandt van Rijn

The impressive hall on the Promenade Deck and the adjacent areas resemble the design of a fashionable top quality or boutique hotel. Towards the front part of the ship you will be impressed by the magnificent lounge with it’s bar, spacious dance floor and the delightful Captains Corner with an open fire place. The charming restaurant on the Main Deck has large picture windows, as do all the cabins on this vessel. In the centre of the ship there is a stylish library. Under the large awning on the Sun Deck you may find a selection of fitness equipment. A sufficient number of chairs and deck chairs are at your disposal on the Sun Deck. If you want to take an exclusive river cruise on a luxurious yet hospitable ship, a cruise with the m.p.s. ‘Rembrandt van Rijn’ is highly recommended.

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