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Mini cruise with glass of fizz and breakfast option

Board the ship late afternoon for your mini cruise to Amsterdam and enjoy a glass of fizz whilst experiencing the variety of live entertainment onboard. Be sure to take the opportunity to take advantage of the generous Duty Free allowances in the sea shop.

The following morning enjoy the delicious breakfast buffet onboard as you prepare for a day enjoying a day exploring the Dutch capital.

Travel until 31st December 2024, book by 31st October 2024.

Book online or via our contact centre on 08715229977 and quote “WOWCHER” calls cost 13p per minute plus your telephones companys access charge.

2 Nights Onboard

Duty Free shopping

Discover vibrant Amsterdam

Excellent onboard facilities

    Mini cruise including glass of fizz September from £119

    Mini cruise including glass of fizz and breakfast September from £139

    Mini cruise including glass of fizz October – December from £89

    Mini cruise including glass of fizz and breakfast October – December from £109

    Subject to availability

    Supplement of £25 per booking applies for travel Thursday – Saturday inclusive.

    Includes bus transfers to/from Amsterdam city centre

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Day 1

14.30

Check-in opens

16.15

Check-in closes

17.00

Depart North Shields for Amsterdam

Amsterdam canal

Day 2

09.45

Arrive in IJmuiden, Holland

10.15

Coach departs for Amsterdam city centre

15.30

Coach departs Amsterdam for IJmuiden terminal

17.30

Ship departs IJmuiden

Explorer's Kitchen breakfast buffet

Day 3

07.30

Breakfast available onboard

09.15

Arrive in North Shields

Duty Free at DFDS

Duty Free at DFDS

Shop Duty Free onboard our ferries from the UK and save up to 50% vs UK high street.

With huge savings on premium perfumes, cosmetics and alcohol and generous allowances you can stock up on great deals.

For bulk buys our Calais and Dunkerque Duty Free Shops at our ports are ideal with parking right outside. You can even browse Duty Free from the comfort of your own home with our Reserve & Collect service on all three ferry routes to France, from the UK. Simply select your chosen products then collect and pay at our shoreside shops.

How to redeem

  • Click on ‘Book Now.’

  • Select voucher option, the number of people and your desired travel date and click on ‘view prices.’ Please note: for a mini cruise the return journey takes place one day after the outward journey.

  • Choose the desired cabin, possible meals and additional options.

  • Enter your credentials or sign in with an existing account

  • Enter your coupon code in the ‘Coupon Code’ field and click ‘Redeem.’

  • Choose a payment method for any extra charge for additional services and complete the booking.

  • You will now receive your booking number and shortly a booking confirmation by email.

  • Redeem your voucher code by 31st October 2024. All dates subject to availability and weekend supplement applies.

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Mini Cruise to Amsterdam – what to expect

Step onboard your crossing to Amsterdam and be prepared to relax. Indulge in some duty free shopping, sample some delicious cuisine in our choice of restaurants, sit back with a drink and enjoy some live entertainment in our bars and onboard club.

Following a peaceful sleep in your en suite cabin, you’ll arrive at our port in Ijmuiden and hop on to a bus transfer to Amsterdam to enjoy up to 5 hours in the Dutch capital before heading back onboard for your return crossing.

Whether you opt for our mini cruise offer, mini cruise with breakfast one way, or mini cruise with breakfast and dinner one way, we can guarantee it will be a trip to remember.

Couple visiting Amsterdam

All DFDS Mini Cruises

Our mini cruise breaks are our most popular breaks, and it’s easy to see why. Not only do you get to spend time in a fantastic city, but you’ll also be treated to 2 nights onboard our modern, comfortable and well-equipped cruise ferries.

Our mini cruises are the perfect combination of a short city break and a cruise experience.

DFDS WINNER 2024 AWARDS

Championing the Seas!  

We're elated to announce that DFDS has once again retained its title as Europe’s Leading Ferry Operator at the 2024 World Travel Awards.

This accolade wouldn’t have been possible without you, our loyal passengers. Thank you for recognising the hard work of our exceptional team members who are dedicated to ensuring each voyage is as exceptional as the next.

Your ongoing support is the anchor to our success.

Prices are subject to availability. Telephone booking fees apply. Terms and conditions apply. Some banks may charge a fee when paying in a different currency.