Barge Cruises and Holidays in Holland and Europe

Channel Cruises Holland are specialists for barge cruises and holidays on the inland waterways of Holland, Belgium, Germany, France and other parts of Europe. Any group can charter a barge: our barges can accommodate groups from 8 to 40 guests. Our experienced team is happy to compose a tailor-made program and itinerary to make this barge cruise a holiday to remember. The experienced and multilingual service crew will prepare meals and serve drinks while you are enjoying the scenery on deck or in the cozy salon. Our skillful and dedicated tour leaders will take care of all details conc. your program and excursions.


Barge Holidays

Popular Barge Holidays

Popular barge holidays in Holland are – among others – eight day cruises from/to Amsterdam, including many highlights of Holland, like the Amsterdam canals and museums, Rotterdam harbor, the historical cities of Haarlem and Leiden, cheese town Gouda, the 19 windmills at Kinderdijk and the beautiful scenery in the “Green Heart of Holland”. Other examples of barge cruises in Europe are a week cruise from Amsterdam to Bruges, or in reverse direction, incl. visits of the beautiful art cities of Antwerp and Ghent. The barge cruise “Across Flanders” from Brussels via Mechelen, Antwerp and Ghent to Bruges can also be themed as a “beer cruise”. In France, the Burgundy area and the Paris & Champagne regions are dream destinations for a barge holiday and in Germany, the river valleys of Moselle, Rhine and Neckar are great destinations for an eight days barge holiday. Many barge cruises in over 15 countries offer combinations of barging and cycling: please check the website of Boat Bike Tours for comprehensive descriptions of cycling cruises.

Rent comfortable passenger ships for holidays along rivers and canals

You can rent a comfortable passenger ship from us for a picturesque trip along the waterways of Europe. From Amsterdam through North and South-Holland and across the IJsselmeer, for example, or from Amsterdam to Bruges and on to Brussels, or for a spectacular cruise along the Rhine and the Moselle, the Saar and the Neckar. Our fleet consists of more than 20 comfortable passenger ships. These are ideal for smaller groups of 10-20 guests as well as larger groups of up to 80 participants. All our ships are manned by a professional nautical crew, so you are in good company on board.