Green Holidays in The Netherlands
The low-slung countryside of the Netherlands, with its fields of tulips, sea walls and network of waterways, is perfect for walkers and cyclists and has inspired artists throughout history.
Art - and a wealth of other cultural draws - can be found in the vibrant cities of the country, famous for their tolerant attitudes and diverse attractions, from the canals of Amsterdam to the ultra-modern architecture of Rotterdam. Easily accessible by train and ferry from the UK (check out how to travel by train to the Netherlands on our journey planner), there's bucket loads to do in this small nation.
From cycle tours of Holland to a homestay in central Amsterdam, below we list some of the top holidays in the Netherlands, all of which you can reach by train or ferry.
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How to travel by train or ferry to The Netherlands
Our detailed rail journey planner shows you how to take the train from London St Pancras to The Netherlands, where to change platforms/stations, prices, timetables, journey times and how to book tickets. Click on the links below for the following journeys:
If you're interested in travelling by ferry to The Netherlands, our journey planner provides a wealth of information, including where to change platforms/stations, prices, timetables, journey times and how to book tickets. Follow the links below to find out how to get to your destination:
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Price varies with season and room size
From € 49,00 - 89,00 in the weekends (Friday - Sunday) and from € 57,50 - € 99,00 during the week (Monday - Thursday). Rates are based on the Basic Room Type. Supplement for Balance Room is € 5,00 per night and € 10,00 per night for Advance room.
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From around €70 per night for a single room
OK, so the 1970s building of Les Halles isn’t the most romantic market venue in Provence, but that matters little – here it’s most definitely all about the food. And there’s plenty of it. Around 40 producers and suppliers set up stall every day, showcasing the best of local, seasonal food and drink – cheese, olives, wine, organic breads, tapenades, meats and seafood, the list is endless. Catch cookery demonstrations from leading local chefs, enjoy a spot of wine-tasting any day of the week, or sample tasty morsels and soak up the atmosphere. A lively place, not to be missed.
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From £668pp (from £935pp inc rail) based on 2 people sharing
£760 (twin share basis)
from £1199 per person including rail travel from the UK