Zaanse Schans half-day tour from Amsterdam
Excursions & day trips

Zaanse Schans half-day tour from Amsterdam

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 3 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Experience Holland on a three hour trip with a personal guide
  • Stroll along the streets and watersides of Zaanse Schans
  • Learn about the production of clogs and cheese
  • Visit a working windmill
What to expect

Discover the delights and history of Zaanse Schans and the Dutch countryside on a 3-hour, small-group trip from Amsterdam. With an informative guide, admire the lush, canal-crossed Dutch landscape.

Take a tour of pretty Zaanse Schans, famous for its wooden windmills and green-painted houses and visit a cheese farm and clog-making workshop to learn about these traditional crafts.

Lastly, visit a working windmill to learn how these waterside factories helped drive the 17th-century Dutch Golden Age.

Read more
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
    • Transportation to and from Amsterdam city center
    • Local guide
    • Admission fees
    What's not included
    • Gratuities (optional)
    Where

    Prins Hendrikkade 59, Amsterdam, Netherlands

    Meeting point:
    Meet your tour in front of the Saint Nicholas Church and hotel NH Barbizon Palace, in opposite of Amsterdam Central Station. Join at the orange umbrell saying "Zaan Tours"
    What to remember
    • Maximum of 8 people per tour group
    • This tour operates in all weather conditions, dress for the weather and wear comfortable walking shoes
    Read more
    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
    Read more
    Provider
    Zaan Tours
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 48 hours before the experience begins.

    You might also like

    Windmill tour to Zaanse Schans from Amsterdam
    Excursions & day trips

    Windmill tour to Zaanse Schans from Amsterdam

    Experience many typical Dutch traditions on this tour to Zaanse Schans. Book your tickets now and explore the charming windmill village.

    Duration up to 3 hours 30 minutes
    Available in:

    en, es, de 

    Instant Confirmation
    Private Amsterdam Red Light District and food tour
    Activities

    Private Amsterdam Red Light District and food tour

    Get to know the Red Light District of Amsterdam and learn about the city's food culture. Hear interesting stories from your private guide and try 3 tasty foods.

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en 

    Private Amsterdam walking tour
    Activities

    Private Amsterdam walking tour

    Get to know Amsterdam's hotspots on this 2-hour private guided tour. See the city's highlights while learning about its history.

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en 

    Amsterdam half-day walking tour of the city
    Activities

    Amsterdam half-day walking tour of the city

    Enjoy a full introduction to Amsterdam on this private walking tour. See the city's main sights while hearing fascinating stories from your professional guide.

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en 

    Amsterdam private crime tour
    Activities

    Amsterdam private crime tour

    Get to know the dark side of Amsterdam on this 2-hour private tour. Find out how the Chinese and the Moroccan mafia are involved in Amsterdam's drug trading.

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en 

    Amsterdam private hidden gems discovery tour
    Activities

    Amsterdam private hidden gems discovery tour

    Discover the best of Amsterdam on a private 3-hour tour with a professional guide. See the lesser-known corners as well as the city's highlights.

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en 

    Dutch countryside with Amsterdam canal cruise combo tour
    Activities

    Dutch countryside with Amsterdam canal cruise combo tour

    Visit the villages of the Dutch countryside! In this tour, you will see the charming towns of Edam, Volendam, Marken, and Zaanse Schans.

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en, es 

    Amsterdam 1.5-hour evening canal cruise
    Activities

    Amsterdam 1.5-hour evening canal cruise

    See Amsterdam on a canal cruise at the time when the city is most beautiful at sunset. Glide along the canals when the buildings are illuminated in the dark.

    free cancellation
    Instant Confirmation
    Virtual tour of De Wallen from home
    Activities

    Virtual tour of De Wallen from home

    Discover the De Wallen from the comfort of your home with a fascinating self-guided virtual tour. Embark on a virtual journey and learn the history of the De Wallen - only a click away!

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en 

    Amsterdam 3-hour private bike tour of the city center
    Activities

    Amsterdam 3-hour private bike tour of the city center

    Buy your 3-hour private bike tour of Amsterdam center and discover the city's best sights.

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en, it, fr, es, de, +1  nl