Marken, Volendam, Edam & Zaanse Schans Windmill Village Day Trip from Amsterdam
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Take in the culture of Holland with a bus ride through the countryside on your way to Marken, Volendam, Edam and Zaanse Schans. Marvel at Amsterdam's scenic landscapes dotted with windmills and famous canals before going cheese sampling. Go on an all-inclusive day trip from Amsterdam to Holland's most authentic villages! Take this day trip to Marken, Volendam, Edam, and Zaanse Schans which includes a scenic bus tour through the picturesque countryside, guided walks through the villages, a boat ride, a visit to a wooden shoemaker’s workshop and a windmill, a cheese tasting, and lunch. Scenic landscapes dotted with windmills, picturesque canals, villages with charming streets, locals dressed in traditional costumes, tasty Dutch specialties, and much more await you on your full-day tour from Amsterdam. It's like taking a stroll through a classic Dutch postcard with all the famous sights!
- Any cancellations made after 09:30 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
- Visit to a Dutch shoemaker's (clog) shop
- Cheese tasting
- Interior visit of a typical Dutch windmill
- Boat ride
- Entry to a Volendam cheese factory
- Entry to the Old Dutch Bakery
- Transportation fee
- English-speaking guide
Min/Max Quantity To Book
- Max Qty: 26 (Maximum tickets can be booked)
- 8 (hrs)
Check In/Pickup Location Details
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- The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
- Please be at the check-in location 30 minutes prior to the start-time.
- Tour is available in English, Spanish, and German.
|Marken, Volendam, Edam & Zaanse Schans Windmill Village Day Trip from Amsterdam|
Check-in at the Amsterdam Central Station
Departure to Marken
Start a scenic drive from Amsterdam through the beautiful countryside of the Netherlands. Stop in Marken, a small fishing village with a very traditional Dutch culture. Let your guide take you on a walking tour of Marken along charming streets whilst sharing its history along the way.
Visit a Traditional Wooden (Dutch Clogs) Shoemaker
In Marken, get to visit traditional shoemakers and watch as they demonstrate the fine skill of wooden shoe-making.
Marken Express to Volendam
Enjoy a relaxing ride and a beautiful view of the IJssel lake!
Upon arrival in Volendam, have free time to explore this beautiful Dutch fishing village. Browse the shops, or even take a picture of yourself in traditional Volendam costume. Join the group again for a delicious lunch at a restaurant along the dike (included in tour price).
Continue to Edam and enjoy a delicious cheese tasting. Edam has a rich history as a former shipyard and is home to one of the Netherlands' largest churches, the Grote Kerk. Walk along the cobblestone streets and admire the Dutch houses and bridges. It's like taking a stroll through a Dutch postcard!
The town of Zaanse Schans offers a magnificent collection of historic Dutch windmills which have been preserved since the 18th and 19th centuries. The tour includes a special visit to one of the windmills so you can experience going inside whilst discovering the importance of this Dutch icon.
Check-out at the Amsterdam Central Station