Amsterdam & Rotterdam Architecture

4 days/ 3 nights

From only £239pp

Overview

4 days/ 3 nights From only £239pp

Innovative projects such as the development of the Almere Buiten, Unesco status sites and classic works of the Amsterdam School makes this an irresistible tour for Architecture students.   

What's included in the trip?

  • Executive coach travel
  • Return ferry crossing
  • 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
  • 1:8 leader place ratio

Sample itinerary

  • Day 1

    Depart campus for midday ferry.  Arrive in Amsterdam.  Check into your accommodation.  Canal cruise. 

  • Day 2

    Architecture focus Amsterdam.  Architecture focus Almere.  Group meal at Hard Rock Cafe. 

  • Day 3

    Architecture focus Hague.  Architecture focus Rotterdam.  Overnight in Rotterdam. 

  • Day 4

    Free time in Rotterdam.  Depart ferry port.  Arrive back on campus.

Accommodation

Enhance your trip

  • Informative and educational tours led by local architects.
  • Eastern Docks. Ijburg. Garden Cities. North.
  • Guided tour around the building which exhibits art of the Amsterdam School movement.
  • This organisation focuses on architecture, urban design and landscape architecture in Amsterdam and the surrounding areas.
  • See prime examples of a 'New Town' in transition.
  • See neighbourhoods with unique architectural styles.
  • Evidence of the 'Amsterdam School' style in the Hague.
  • Post modernist style building complex.
  • The Hague City Hall and central library, which is nicknamed 'The Ice Palace' was designed in 1986 by American architect Richard Meier and completed 9 years later.
  • Compare the Broek & Bakema modernist designs of the 60's with the innovative, multi-disciplinary approach of West 8.
  • The Port of Rotterdam is the largest port in Europe and for over forty years was 'The World's Busiest Port'.