Amsterdam Religious Studies

4 days / 3 nights

From only £239pp

Overview

4 days / 3 nights From only £239pp

The story of Anne Frank brings home the meaning of the Holocaust at a personal level. The courageous girl survived for 2 years in hidden isolation before her eventual capture and death in 1945, aged just 15 years. Follow the journey from her home in Amsterdam, through the Westerbork transit camp to Bergen-Belsen where she perished along with over 100,000 Dutch Jews.

What's included in the trip?

  • Executive coach travel
  • Return ferry crossing via Dover / Calais
  • Accommodation on a B&B basis
  • Multi-bedded rooms for students
  • Single/twin rooms for leaders
  • Free itinerary planning and visits booking service
  • Comprehensive travel pack
  • 1:10 leader place ratio

Sample itinerary

  • Day 1

    Coach pick up from school. Travel to Dover ferry port. Continue to Westerbork.

  • Day 2

    Guided tour of the transit concentration camp in Westerbork. Afternoon, travel to Amsterdam. Overnight in Amsterdam.

  • Day 3

    Morning guided visit to the Jewish Museum and the Schouwburg. Afternoon visit to the Anne Frank House.

  • Day 4

    Return to the UK.

Enhance your trip

  • Located in the beautiful National Park area, the Kroller Muller Museum is not only a diverse Museum of Art but it also features a unique Sculpture Garden. This Museum is unlike any other and an absolute must-see while in Amsterdam!
  • Get a glimpse of what life for Rembrandt was like as a painter in the mid-17th century by visiting what was his home for 20 years. Widely considered one of the best paint and print artists of the 1800s, Rembrandt’s etchings and collections will leave you in awe.
  • The only way to have a truly authentic Amsterdam experience is to cruise through the beautiful city on one of its many notorious canals. Sit back, relax and enjoy all the sites from the comfort of a traditional boat!
  • Discover the story of Amsterdam through a large number of masterpieces and experience how the city has developed.
  • The museum recounts the historical atrocities and triumphs experienced by Amsterdam's Jewish community.
  • The memorial consists of 6 broken pieces of mirror placed in two rows to represent the 6 million Jews who perished in the Holocaust.