Volendam, Edam and windmills guided tour from Amsterdam
Walking tours

Volendam, Edam and windmills guided tour from Amsterdam

Language: English , Spanish , German
Availability: Everyday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 5 hours 30 minutes
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

From the churning windmills in the Zaanse Schans to the cheese weighing house in Edam, this tour highlights everything that is typical Dutch. See the beautiful landscapes of North Holland and explore the traditional fishing village of Volendam on a five and a half hours guided tour from Amsterdam.

Learn about clog making in the wooden shoe shop and try some tasteful cheese in one of the Dutch cheese farms.

Upgrade your experience in Amsterdam to include a one hour cruise on the city's famous canals or experience the ultimate 5D flight at THIS IS HOLLAND, upon your return.

Itinerary:

  • Drive 30 minutes to Edam
  • Walk on a 40 minutes guided tour through the city
  • Drive 15 minutes to the Cheese farm Alida Hoeve
  • See how cheese is made and taste more than 25 different types of Gouda Cheese
  • Drive 10 minutes to the fishing village of Volendam
  • Walk on a guided tour of the city for 20 minutes
  • Discover the village during your free time
  • Drive 30 minutes to Zaanse Schans
  • Hear interesting facts of the village on a guided walking tour
  • Join the wooden shoe demonstration in the wooden shoe factory
  • Discover the village on your own free time
  • Drive 20 minutes back to Amsterdam
  • Back in Amsterdam you'll receive your voucher for the 100 Highlights Cruise or THIS IS HOLLAND (if option is selected at checkout)
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What's included
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach
  • Live commentary on board
  • Ticket for Amsterdam canal cruise or THIS IS HOLLAND (if option is chosen at checkout)
What's not included
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks
Reduced price
  • Children ages (4-11): Reduced
  • Infants ages (0-3): Free
Where
Meeting point:

Departure points and times depend your chosen pick-up location:

Heineken Experience bus stop, Stadhouderskade 78, Wait on the side of the main entrance of the Heineken Experience, not on the water side.

THIS IS HOLLAND – Overhoeksplein 51, opposite central station.
How to get here: A free ferry to Buiksloterweg 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
  • People with walking problems are not advised to take this tour
  • Please note the return Location of this tour is THIS IS HOLLAND, opposite central station in Amsterdam (there is No drop-off at the Heineken Experience)
  • Tour may be operated by multilingual guide
  • Infants must sit on laps

100 Highlights Cruise:

  • The Amsterdam canal cruise departs from Stromma Central Station at Prins Hendrikkade 37 (opposite Central Station)

THIS IS HOLLAND:

  • 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
  • Offered in English and Dutch with different subtitle options
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When
  • Tours operate daily
  • Note availability may change due to the tours popularity. Please see calendar for exact available dates and times

From 4 November to 10 May:

  • Heineken Experience bus stop at 10.00am
  • THIS IS HOLLAND at 10.30am

From 11 May to 1 November:

  • Heineken Experience bus stop at 8.30am
  • THIS IS HOLLAND at 9.00am
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

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