Beverwijk - Netherlands
Beverwijk is a town in the Netherlandslo cated about 20 km (12 miles) northwest of Amsterdam very close to the North Sea coast. The name Beverwijk comes from Bedevaartswijk, meaning pilgrimage neighbourhood. The town was formed at the Saint Agatha Church which was a pilgrimage location in the Middle Ages. Allegedly Agatha of Sicily appeared here in the 9th century to a virgin from Velsen who was fleeing from the Count of Kennemerland. From here you can visit the world-renowned Keukenhof Gardens, ablaze in the Spring with flowering bulbs. The following 6 cruises call at Beverwijk. Please note that these are vacation departure dates and not necessarily sailing dates. Discover more by clicking the cruise name or ship or click the Enquire button if you want to check availability and pricing.