Breakfast in hotel.
Full day excursion to the castles, and historic water gardens, in the province of Oversijssel.
Visit to Royal Palace of Het Loo. We walk through the Baroque Garden donated from the Queen Beatrice D’Orange Nassau to the Dutch State in 1980: A must see are the baroque galleries, secret gardens with palm and citrus trees, the beautiful fountains, and oranges in bloom, (orange-Nassau).
Time for lunch, (self service restaurant), in the seventeenth-century orangery inside the palace.
In the afternoon we head to the private Castle of Middachten (1695), surrounded by canals, water lilies, with its elegant orchard and Espalier, ancient and modern roses, and the gardens designed by Hugo Poortman in the early twentieth century. Guided tour of the seventeenth-century castle adorned by fined furnishing and paintings.
Break in the orangery of the castle.
Dinner in a typical restaurant in Arnhem (not included).
Return to the Hotel