Rotterdam Maritime & Architecture Tour
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Maeslant barrier at Hoek van Holland
The port of Rotterdam is the largest in Europe. From 1962 to 2004, it was the world's busiest port; then it was superseded by Shanghai. Rotterdam is situated on the banks of the river Nieuwe Maas ('New Meuse'), one of the channels in the delta formed by the Rhine and Meuse rivers. The name Rotterdam derives from a dam in the Rotte river.
Holland's most modern city began as a fishing village in the 13th century. It was developing into an industrial and trading power when German bombers destroyed the city center and harbor in 1940. However, Rotterdam's unique architecture now brings many visitors to ride around this urbane, cosmopolitan city.
Incl. pick up & drop off
Eur 449 (1-2 pers.)
Eur 499 (3-5 pers.)