From Volendam and Zaanse Schans Small-Group Tour
Explore 2 rural icons of Holland on a 5-hour tour of Volendam and Zaanse Schans, with round-trip transfers from Amsterdam. Visit a working windmill with one of the millers. Then, soak up the picturesque atmosphere of the Volendam fishermen’s village.
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- Tour a working windmill in the open air museum of Zaanse Schans
- Go to the Volendam Museum to see traditional folk costumes and more
- Taste the typical cheeses of Holland at a cheese factory
- Admire the picturesque windmills of Zaanse Schans
DescriptionDepart Amsterdam for a small group, half-day tour of Volendam and Zaanse Schans, 2 icons of the Dutch countryside on the outskirts of the city center. Transfer to the open-air museum of Zaanse Schans, famous for its historic warehouses and working windmills. Take a tour through one of the windmills as a miller explains the story and workings of Holland’s icon of industrial architecture. Continue to the vibrant village of Volendam, once a thriving center of trade and fishing. Experience the atmosphere of Volendam’s town center at the Dijk. Visit the Volendam Museum to learn about the town’s clothing, music and folk traditions. Sample some authentic Dutch cheeses at a cheese factory. Then, explore the Dijk on you own. Find a fish restaurant to taste the typical cuisines and snacks of Holland at your own expense or take the work out and add a fish tasting lunch in the lively fishing harbor of Volendam to your tour. Transfer back to Amsterdam, following a scenic route through the countryside before the drop-off at Central Station, and the end of tour services.
IncludesMultilingual guide Tour of a working windmill Entrance to Volendam Museum Cheese demonstration and tasting at Volendam Cheese Factory Fish tasting lunch in Volendam, if option is selected Lunch Gratuities
- A pick-up at Museum Square can be arranged on request. A free pick-up can be arranged at 09:00 from the Diamond Museum, Paulus Potterstraat 8, Amsterdam
- This is a small group activity, with no more than 25 participants per tour
- Children aged 3 years or younger go free of charge (provided they do not occupy their own seat)
Easy cancellationCancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
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