Volendam, Edam and windmills guided tour from Amsterdam
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Volendam, Edam and windmills guided tour from Amsterdam

Free cancellation
Language: English , Spanish , German
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 5 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • See the historic windmills of Zaanse Schans
  • Visit a cheese weighing house in Edam
  • Learn how Dutch cheese is made on a farm
  • Stroll the twisting streets of Volendam, and feel the fishing village atmosphere
  • Watch traditional craftsmen at work, making clogs and other artifacts
  • Upgrade your tour to enjoy an Amsterdam canal cruise or a 5D flight at THIS IS HOLLAND
What to expect

Explore typical Dutch highlights on this tour to Volendam, Edam and the Zaanse Schans windmills.

Drive from Amsterdam to Edam and explore the city during a guided tour. Then, head to the Cheese farm Alida Hoeve, see how cheese is made and taste different types of Gouda Cheese. Next, discover the fishing village Volendam during a guided tour. Enjoy some free time in Volendam to explore the village on your own.

Admire the churning windmills in Zaanse Schans and find out more about the windmills. Join the wooden shoe demonstration in the wooden shoe factory and learn about clog making in the wooden shoe shop.

Drive back to Amsterdam and upgrade your experience to either include a one-hour cruise on the city's famous canals or the ultimate 5D flight experience at THIS IS HOLLAND.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Guided tour
    • Cheese-tasting
    • Shoe-demonstration
    • Transport by air-conditioned coach
    • Ticket for Amsterdam canal cruise (if the option is chosen at checkout)
    • Ticket for THIS IS HOLLAND (if the option is chosen at checkout)
    What's not included
    • Food and drinks
    Reduced price
    • Children (age 4-11)
    • Infants (age 0-3): free admission
    • Please remember to reserve your free ticket during checkout
    Where

    Overhoeksplein 51, Amsterdam

    Meeting point:

    THIS IS HOLLAND, Overhoeksplein 51, 1031 KS Amsterdam, Netherlands (opposite Central Station). You can get there by taking the free ferry to Buiksloterweg that runs 24/7 from Amsterdam Central Station to the north shore of the river IJ. Journey time is three minutes. Embark via the two middle pontoons. On disembarking, turn left. It’s two minutes walk to THIS IS HOLLAND.

    What to remember
    • This tour is led by a multilingual guide
    • The Amsterdam canal cruise departs from Stromma Central Station at Prins Hendrikkade 37A, 1012 TM Amsterdam (opposite Central Station) and is operated by 100 Highlights Cruise
    • THIS IS HOLLAND Flight experience: each visitor to THIS IS HOLLAND must be at least 4 years old and 102 cm, pregnant women are not allowed to enter the Flight Experience
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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