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From Amsterdam: Zaanse Schans, & Volendam Half-Day Tour

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Experience the true beauty of the Dutch countryside with this half-day guided tour that will take you to the windmills of Zaanse Schans, and the village of Volendam.


  • Create beautiful memories at the charming village of Volendam, and the historic windmills of Zaanse Schans with this half-day guided tour.

  • Sit in a comfortable AC bus while listening to your experienced guide and be awed by the picturesque village of Zaanse Schans.

  • Get a chance to witness Dutch artisans craft wooden shoes before your eyes!

  • Admire the gorgeous scenery at Volendam, where you'll get to see the azure waters of Lake IJssel. and the picturesque Port of Volendam.

  • Discover Edam Cheese Market, and savor cheese at a nearby farm, then conclude the tour in Volendam to enjoy views of IJssel Lake.

  • Did you know? The windmills at Zaanse Schans go back to the 17th century!


  • Half-day guided tour of Zaanse Schans, and Volendam

  • English/German/French/Spanish-speaking guide (as per the option selected)

  • Round-trip transfers from Amsterdam by AC bus

  • Cheese-making demonstration

  • Clog-making demonstration

Cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

The charm of wooden houses and windmills

Get ready for a quintessentially Dutch experience by discovering the old-world charm of Zaanse Schans, and Volendam, on this half-day guided tour. A luxury AC coach along with an expert guide awaits you at Amsterdam, which will take you to the Dutch countryside. Reach Zaanse Schans and marvel at the beauty of the historic windmills. Over 10 windmills line the banks of the Zaan River, offering a charming view. Spend some time strolling through the streets of this village, and be treated by scenic views of wooden houses and windmills.

Picturesque coastal and fishing villages

Next up is Volendam, a typical Dutch fishing village. Famous for its Dutch music scene, this village is all things vibrant and beautiful. Next, you'll visit the Cheese Factory where you'll discover how the Dutch make cheese and have a little taste as well!

What to bring

  • Pack an umbrella for a weather-ready kit, who knows when the skies might decide to be moody?

What's not allowed

  • Due to venue restrictions, pets cannot tag along for this experience.


  • This experience is not accessible by wheelchair and pram/strollers.

Additional information

  • It's recommended to wear comfortable shoes.
  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.

  • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the meeting point.

  • Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before the scheduled time of your tour to avoid any delays.

Meeting point

Please check your final voucher for the meeting point details and specific instructions.

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