Revel in the beauty of the Dutch countryside with a tour of its charming villages. Get onboard a classic bus and make your way out of Amsterdam to explore hamlets like Volendam, Marken, and Zaanse Schans. As you take in the lush scenery, you will stop by the famous fishing hamlet of Volendam. Here, you will take in the sights and sounds at its picturesque harbour before making your way to a local cheese factory. As you tour the factory, you will learn about the various forms of Dutch cheese and the guide will even show you how the cheese is prepared. You will then board a boat on the Ijsselmeer with a GPS audio guide and make your way to Marken.
Next, at Marken, you can amble along its quaint streets before you step into a clog factory and see the skilled craftsmen at work. The last stop will be at Zaanse Schans that is famous for its vintage windmills. An industrial village, you will get a tour of one of the centuries-old windmills and an expert will show you how it works.
This day trip is 6 hours long.
This tour departs at 8:45 AM on the 27th of April due to King's day.
Canal Cruise Timings
Canal cruises depart from 9:30 AM - 11:00 PM daily.
Ensure you assemble at Amsterdam Central Station: IJ-Hal, De Ruijterkade 34 a, 30 minutes before the tour departs.
For your free canal cruise, ensure you assemble at Prins Hendrikkade 25, about 30 minutes before the cruise departs.
Reduced Price Tickets
Reduced price tickets are available for children (between ages 4-12) at 24.6 EUR.
You may cancel up to 48 hours in advance for a full refund.
You will receive an email confirmation with your Zaanse Schans, Volendam, Marken Extended Tour + Free Amsterdam Canal Cruise vouchers shortly. Please display your vouchers on your mobile phone with valid photo ID at the meeting point.