Schokland, Giethoorn and Orchideeën Hoeve day trip from Amsterdam
Activities

Schokland, Giethoorn and Orchideeën Hoeve day trip from Amsterdam

Free cancellation
Language: English , Dutch
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 9 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Relax in comfortable transportation from Amsterdam and through typical Dutch polders
  • Enter the Schokland Museum with your included tickets
  • Explore the 'Dutch Venice' of Giethoorn with a guide
  • Discover the varieties of flowers, tropical gardens and animals at the Orchideeën Hoeve
What to expect

Travel in a comfortable, luxurious, air-conditioned Mercedes minivan to explore Schokland, Giethoorn and De Orchideeën Hoeve on a day trip from Amsterdam. Ride through typical Dutch polder landscapes on your journey to each destination.

Begin your tour in Schokland, this area and its surroundings are a UNESCO World Heritage site with a history dating back thousands of years. Enter the Schokland Museum with your included tickets, discover the several exhibitions, the 490 hectares of natural heritage and the 50-year-old Schokker forest that creates a perfect place for all meadow birds to breed.

Next, visit the picturesque Giethoorn with history which dates back to the Middle Ages. It is one of the most popular tourist villages of our country and has been nicknamed 'Dutch Venice'. Your guide will take you on a short walk through the village and provide you with tips and facts about the town including local restaurants, shops, attractions, activities and more! Then, wander off and explore Geithoorn on your own with free time.

Finally, visit The Orchid Farm also known as the Orchideeën Hoeve. Receive the entrance ticket from your guide and enjoy the tropical gardens at your own leisure.

Itinerary:

  • Start your day in the beautiful Amsterdam
  • Drive to your first destination; in Schokland
  • Visit the Schokland Museum
  • Drive to your second destination; the picturesque Giethoorn
  • Explore the old, delightful village Giethoorn and experience leisure time here
  • Drive to the Orchideeën Hoeve
  • Discover the varieties of flowers and animals and also the tropical gardens!
  • Drive back to Amsterdam
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
    • Museum Schokland entrance ticket
    • Free WIFI aboard
    • The Orchideeën Hoeve entrance ticket
    • Guided tour
    • Transportation in air-conditioned vehicle
    What's not included
    • Food and drinks
    • Tips (optional)
    Where

    Overhoeksplein 51, Amsterdam, Netherlands

    Meeting point:

    Meet your tour at THIS IS HOLLAND (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
    • Maximum 8 persons
    • Tour led by multilingual guide
    • Note a small amount of walking is involved - comfortable walking shoes are recommended
    • Tour operates with a minimum of at least 2 guests. In the unlikely event that there are not enough passengers you will be offered an alternative or full refund
    Read more
    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
    Read more
    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.

    You might also like

    Van Gogh Museum ticket
    Must see
    Attractions & guided tours

    Van Gogh Museum ticket

    Get your tickets for the Van Gogh Museum, a must-see attraction in Amsterdam. Save time with time slot tickets to see the world-famous works by Vincent van Gogh.

    Validity Flexible
    Instant Confirmation
    Amsterdam Stedelijk Museum skip-the-line ticket
    Attractions & guided tours

    Amsterdam Stedelijk Museum skip-the-line ticket

    Book your skip-the-line ticket for the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam and admire Chagall, Picasso, Mondrian and many other masterpieces of modern art.

    free cancellation
    Instant Confirmation
    Heineken Experience ticket and canal cruise
    Attractions & guided tours

    Heineken Experience ticket and canal cruise

    Discover the world of beer by visiting the Heineken Experience and relax on a canal cruise through all the famous canals of Amsterdam.

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en 

    Rijksmuseum entrance ticket
    Top seller
    Attractions & guided tours

    Rijksmuseum entrance ticket

    Get your Rijksmuseum entrance ticket and discover Rembrandt, Vermeer, Frans Hals paintings as well as the costume exhibitions.

    Validity Flexible
    Instant Confirmation
    House of Bols Cocktail and Genever Experience skip-the-line entrance ticket
    Attractions & guided tours

    House of Bols Cocktail and Genever Experience skip-the-line entrance ticket

    Book your House of Bols Cocktail and Genever Experience skip-the-line entrance ticket to discover the world's largest cocktail exhibit.

    free cancellation
    Available in:

    en, fr, es, de, nl, +1  zh

    I Amsterdam City Card for 24, 48, 72, 96 or 120 hours
    Activities

    I Amsterdam City Card for 24, 48, 72, 96 or 120 hours

    Explore Amsterdam with the I amsterdam City Card! Get free entry to museums, take a canal cruise, enjoy unlimited public transport and save money.

    Duration from 24 hours to 120 hours
    Instant Confirmation