Zaanse Schans windmills tour
North Holland is rich in all culture, history and natural beauty. From coastal shores lined with beautiful sceneries to small villages with traditional windmills. There is so much to see that we advice you to take a guided tour which includes a visit to Zaanse Schans, Edam, Volendam, clog maker, cheese farm and many windmills along the way. To reserve your place, book this tour in advance on the Amsterdam countryside daytrip website.
A live guide will join you and explain everything from history to local curiosities. Beginning with a journey through the famous Zaanse Schans windmills that are a part of this UNESCO-listed Dutch village. During this Zaanse Schans tour, you will be able to wander through the village itself, and also visit a cheese farm where they still make cheese the traditional way. It is a chance to almost step back in time.
Next stop is Volendam. A famous fishing village, where there will be a time set aside for a delicious lunch at a fish restaurant. You will be able to see how life is lived here and get an idea for what makes this place so incredibly special.
Then you will head to the last stop of the Zaanse Schans tour, Marken. Walk around the historical village and even get to visit a local traditional clog maker. Though it will be the end of your journey, you will surely leave with memories of Holland that will last for years to come.