Medieval cities, ornate architecture and charming towns can be
enjoyed as you journey along Belgian waterways. Visit
multi-cultural cities that play host to wonderful Art Nouveau
architecture as you cruise along historic canals and picturesque
rivers. Spring is a magical time of year to enjoy river cruising in
Europe particularly in Holland and Belgium where the fields are
ablaze with an array of colourful flowers.
Great Rail Journey's river cruises are a great way to appreciate
the highlights of each destination as you sail among pretty
villages and towns that are awash with imposing buildings and
When you take a scenic cruise along Belgian waterways you can
explore the vibrant and cosmopolitan city of Antwerp which is the
'diamond centre of the world'. Choose to discover the city either
on a guided tour where you will be led amongst many of the area's
fascinating sights, or more independently.
The Grote Markt lies in the heart of the old quarter and is
enveloped by beautiful buildings. The Town Hall and Houses of the
Guilds display some of the country's most elaborate architecture
which is worth a visit when river cruising in Europe. During your
trip to Antwerp perhaps take some time to stroll along the river
and witness the splendour of the striking countryside.