Cruise around Belgium aboard a 44' Horizon Motor Yacht with 4 Cabins in Brugge
Explore Belgium rivers and canals by boat! Book a Boat Cruise aboard the 44' Motor Yacht for up to 4 people. Starting at $1,245 USD per night (3-nights minimum). Rates: • $1,245 per night (3-nights minimum) What's included in the price? • Renting the boat and its equipment • A galley (kitchen) with all the utensils and appliances you would expect • Towels and linen for all passengers • A boat handling demo • Technical support • On-board cruising information • Locks free (except in Ireland & Holland) What's not included in the price? • Any additional extras & services • Boat damage waiver, Fuel cost & deposits • Travel from/to the base(s) • Mooring fees • Cancellation plan & any travel/personal insurance What You Can Expect: Savour fine chocolate and cuisine, go swimming at the beach, and explore the richly satisfying cities of Belgium. The Turrets and Tapestry Cruise You browse in the chic boutiques in Gent, explore the castle, and then continue on your way, feeling content in the embrace of the scenic Belgian countryside. It seems every town tempts you to stop and shop! Your Belgium river cruises eventually bring you to Oudenaarde, famous for its tapestry making and good restaurants. After dinner, you seek out Belgian brews! Your Cruise Details • Waterways: Kanaal Plassendale-Nieuwpoort, Kanaal Gent-Oostende, Leie, Kanaal BossuitKortrijk, Boven-Schelde • Distance: 350 km • Locks: 27 • Cruising time: 80 hrs • Bridges: 57 • Lock types: manned by lock-keepers Key Towns and Villages On Your Cruise Nieuwpoort Nieuwpoort is a lively and cosmopolitan city on the seaside, popular with families and has a 2 km long promenade. Take a walk along the beach, and feel relaxed by the wind and the sound of waves. A pretty town to have a break. Ostend Oostende is a big city on the seaside whose history is built around intensive fishing. You can visit several monuments here, like an old stronghold built by Napoleon. Take time to visit the museums, and have a bite at one of the nearby restaurants. Bruges The architecture in the medieval center of Bruges, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, makes this city one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe. Small enough to explore on foot, by carriage or canal boat, there are many museums to see, along with good restaurants and shops. Deinze Deinze is a delightful little town with many shops and attractions. The Brielmeersen Park has beautiful footpaths, along with a large children's playground, mini-golf and a giant bamboo maze. Kortrijk Kortrijk is a beautiful and historic city, where you will discover the Broel towers - among many other buildings and monuments that make up this town's magnificent local architecture. Bossuit Bossuit is a charming little village where you will enjoy a walk and a visit to the old castle, built in the 17th century. Oudenaarde Oudenaarde is famous for its carpet weaving and tapestry. You can discover this history in details at the museum, in the factory fabric exhibits typical tapestries. The Broadstreet, Nederstraat, Finestrat and Hoogstraat are the main pedestrian streets that have kept all the charm of the old medieval streets. Gent Gent, the pearl of Flanders, was once the largest city in Europe after Paris. No other city in Belgium has as many monuments and important buildings as Gent. The historic center is ideal to explore on foot - take your camera though! What To Expect Onboard: The perfect boat for a large group that checks all of the boxes in terms of space, ease of handling, accessibility and on-board features. With 4 ensuite cabins that sleep up to 10 people, the Horizon 4 is a spacious boat for large groups. Its roomy saloon and kitchen area opens to a rear seating area, and you will love its large sundeck with second steering position, dining area, BBQ hotplate and sunbathing area. Specification • Length: 13.5 m • Beam: 4.3 m • Max. Headroom: 2 m • Water Tank: 600 L • Fuel Tank: 300 L • Engine Type: Diesel Deck Plan • Boat Size: 13.5m x 4.35m • 2 double cabins at the front • 2 side cabins with convertible double/twin bed(s) • All cabins have ensuite bathrooms • Large stateroom with convertible settee (sleeps 2) • Rear outside seating area and large sundeck Interior & Saloon • Roomy and comfortable interior with generous headroom throughout • Large sliding glass doors to outside seating area at the rear • One bright and spacious forward stateroom with convertible double bed • The full kitchen/galley includes an oven, stove, large electric refrigerator, microwave, and high-quality equipment and utensils • Air cooling in the saloon & cabins + USB port Cabins & Bathrooms • Cabins & Bathrooms • 2 front cabins with double beds • 2 side cabins with convertible double/twin bed(s) • All cabins with en-suite bathrooms & electric-flush toilet • Individually controlled air-cooling + USB ports in both cabins Sundeck & Features • Spacious 'fun deck' with sunbathing area, table, sink, ambient lights, BBQ hotplate and deck shower • Large removable bimini (Sun Shade) • 2 steering position inside and outside & bow thruster for easier handling and easy access to all sides of the boat. • Aft cockpit with settees to be used as second outdoor space • MP3 entertainment system – waterproof speakers Kitchen features • Burner • Oven/Grill • Fridge: 120 L + 85 L • Deep Freezer • Microwave Navigation • Internal Steering Position • External Steering Position • Bow Thrusters Heating/Cooling System • Heater • Cabin Air Cooling Exterior • Sundeck • Alfresco Dining • Ambient Light • Bimini (Sundeck Cover) • Deck Shower • Fridge on Sundeck • Portable Cool Box • Plancha Audio/Visual • CD/Radio Player • MP3/USB Features • Flat Screen DVD player Other Features • Electric • Toilets Type Electricity • Cigar lighter Plug (12V) • 12/220V Converter • Shore Power (220V on dock) • 220V on cruise Additional Services: Options and Extras To enhance your experience, you can add extras & services to your vacation. The availabilities and prices of the extras will be confirmed at the start of your booking. Bicycles To explore the countryside or just get to the boulangerie. • Standard: $60 per week • Child / Tag-along: $46 per week Parking • Open-air locked parking: From $5.50 USD per car/day • Garage: From $11 USD per car/day Top Deck Cushions Enjoy extra comfort with top deck cushions, perfect for sitting and sunbathing on! • Pack of 2: $7 per week Cleaning Enjoy a green and more relaxing vacation thanks to our Eco-Cleaning Pack and our Cleaning service at the end of your cruise. • Eco-Pack: $15 • Cleaning Service: $110 to $210 (depending on boat model) Early Check-in & Late Check-out • Early Check-in: $125 (subject to availability) • Late Check-out: $125 (subject to availability)
- Captain is not included.
- Trip may require hiring additional qualified personnel.
- 10 guests
- Luxury, Events & Large groups
- Motor Yacht
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Galley Stove & Oven
- Watersports Equipment
- Wheel steering
- Inboard Engine
- Single Engine
- Fuel type: Diesel
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
0% refund up to 30 days prior.
Additional Terms & Information
If You Cancel Your Holiday Cancellation Terms: To cancel a reservation, the Renter should notify the Company in writing. Period before departure in which you notify the Company and Cancellation Penalty: More than 70 days prior to departure date: Deposit is non-refundable Between 70 and 43 days prior to departure date: 45% of the total holiday cost is non-refundable Between 42 and 15 days prior to departure date: 60% of the total holiday cost is non-refundable Between 14 days and departure date: 100% of the total holiday cost is non-refundable If You Change Your Booking If, after our confirmation invoice has been issued, you wish to change your travel arrangements in any way, for example your chosen departure date (in the same season only), destination or boat, we will do our utmost to make these changes but it may not always be possible. Any request for changes to be made must be in writing from the lead name or your travel agent. The price of your holiday may increase or decrease to reflect the changes requested by you. You will be asked to pay an administration charge of US$140 (more than 70 days prior to departure) or US$250 (between 70 and 15 days prior to departure) per booking amendment and any further cost we incur in making this alteration and any increase in the cost of your trip. Please note that no changes or rescheduling are permitted less than 14 days prior to departure. Please check whether your holiday insurance will cover any changes or increased costs resulting from a change. You should be aware that these costs could increase the closer to the departure date that changes are made and you should contact us as soon as possible.