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East Dorset centre rally to Delft

  • Tullips
  • NL5600 delft

There’s no better time April to visit Holland with its fields of vivid tulips and peaceful surroundings. This lovely family campsite is perfectly located just a 10 minute walk from the picturesque town of Delft, a medieval old town famous for its pottery. Excursions have been organised if you choose to take part, including a visit to the famous Keukenhof gardens, the bustling world-famous flower auctions, a boat trip through the Kinderdijk windmills and a farewell meal.

So, dust off your clogs and limber up for the Easter Centre Rally to Holland!

Campsite Location

Itinerary

17 Apr - 24 Apr: Vakantiepark Delftse Hout (7 nights)
NL5600 delftes hout pitch

Pleasantly situated in Delft’s park and forest area on the eastern edge of the city, this lovely family campsite is perfectly located just a 10 minute walk from the picturesque town of Delft, a medieval old town famous for its pottery. Click on the link below for more details about the campsite from our sister website.

You have 7 nights on the site to enjoy the area with a mix of optional excursions for you to choose from and free time for you to relax on your pitch or perhaps to explore Delft and its nearby attractions including the Royal Delftware factory and Madurodam, the smallest city in the Netherlands.

Outfits over 7.5m are on a request basis, please contact us for details

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Travel Options

Travel Operator Stena Line
Date 17 Apr 2023
Description

Travelling with Stena Line – Day sailings

Harwich – Hook of Holland: Day Sailings departing at 09.00 (Mon – Sat) (TBC)

Hook of Holland – Harwich: Day sailings departing at 14.15 (Mon - Fri) (TBC)

Car and Caravan (Caravan up to 8m) GUIDE PRICE: £572 Motorhome up to 10m GUIDE PRICE: £561

*includes 2 people, supplements for additional people dependant on ages

Travel with P&O Ferries

Dover – Calais: Day sailings (Midweek outbound sailings any departure time)

Calais – Dover: Day Sailings (Any day sailings, any departure time)

Car and Caravan (Caravan up to 8m) GUIDE PRICE: £497 Motorhome up to 12m GUIDE PRICE: £411

Prices

Motorhome up to 10m GUIDE PRICE: £560

Car and Caravan (Caravan up to 8m) GUIDE PRICE: £542

Optional Extras

Excursions are available on this rally for an additional price and are optional so you can choose the ones that suit you.

Wednesday 19th April, The Aalsmeer flower auction

This morning has an early start as you depart from the campsite by coach at 6am, and travel to the infamous Aalsmeer flower auction. This is the worlds largest flower auction and by far the busiest floral market in the world. Daily, around 20 million flowers are traded here.

You will have the opportunity to observe the action of the tense auction room from walkways, several meters above the flowers, and the busy warehouse floor where mini transportation trains crisscross the world’s largest covered market at astonishing speed.

Following the auction, you will rejoin the coach at 11am and continue to Hollands best known fishing village of Volandam. Once arrived, you will have free time to enjoy a lunch in the beautiful old harbour and spend the afternoon exploring the little streets and colourful timber houses.

Depart by coach from Volandam at 4pm.

Price: £45 per person

  • Based on a minimum of 30 people and maximum of 50 people
  • Price includes return coach for the full day and entrance tickets into the auction.
  • The auction is from 7-11am
  • Dogs are not permitted on the excursion
  • Lunch is excluded.
  • Coach departs the campsite at 06.00, then departs the flower auction at 11 to arrive in Volendam at 12. Departs Volendam at 4pm.

Friday 21 April, Keukenhof Gardens

Meet the coach at 09.30 and travel to the worlds most famous spring garden, Keukenhof gardens. Here you will discover over 7 million colourful flowers set in 32 acres of gardens, flower shows and inspirational garden displays at your leisure.
A free map of the gardens is available from the information centre.

Meet the coach at 2pm for your journey back to the campsite.

Price: £43 per person

  • Based on a minimum of 30 people and maximum of 50 people
  • Coach collection from campsite at 09.30 and return from Keukenhof at 2pm
  • Price includes return coach and entrance tickets to the gardens
  • Excludes food and drink
  • Dogs are not permitted on the excursion

Saturday 22nd April, The Kinderdijk World heritage site

Start the day at 9am where you depart by coach and travel to the magnificent world heritage site of Kinderdijk known for its 18th century windmills. Upon arrival you wander down to the secondary pumping station and watch a film which takes you on a short journey though the history of Kinderdijk.

Following the film you will board a boat where you can view the windmills from the water as you glide past and visit the museum mill Nederwaard.

After the tour you have an opportunity to wander at your own pace or enjoy a coffee at one of the various coffee shops.

Coach collection is at 1pm to return you to the campsite.

Price: £42 per person

  • Based on a minimum of 30 people and maximum of 50 people
  • Price includes return coach and 90-minute boat trip
  • Access to the secondary pumping house and a historic film of Kinderdijk
  • Depart the campsite at 9am and return at 1pm
  • Excludes food and drink
  • Dogs are not permitted on the excursion

Sunday 23rd April, Evening meal at Het Vermeertje

Enjoy a three course farewell meal at the restaurant Het Vermeertje in Delft with a choice of drink (glass of wine/beer/soft drink)

Please not that the restaurant is a 15/20 minute walk from the campsite

Price: £35 per person

Reserve Your Place

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