Volendam and Marken tour from Amsterdam
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Volendam and Marken tour from Amsterdam

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Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , Arabic , German , Portuguese , Russian , Dutch , Japanese
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 7 hours
Safety measures applied
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  • Visit charming villages in the Dutch countryside
  • Take pictures of beautiful windmills
  • Stroll the traditional fishing village of Zuiderzee
  • Choose to take either the classic or full tour
What to expect

During your tour you will head toward the countryside north of Amsterdam to arrive at the edge of the river Zaan, where you will visit de Zaanse Schans, a windmill village characterized by green wooden houses. At the turn of the 18th century, this district was an industrial area with approximately 700 working windmills, however, there are only five left today.

Stop in Edam where you'll enjoy a short walking tour with the guide. Then, pass through typical Dutch scenery before arriving in Volendam where you will take a stroll. Visit the traditional fisherman’s village of Marken, situated on the shores of the former Zuiderzee. Your tour includes a demonstration in a cheese factory.

Upgrade your experience to the Full tour to discover even more with a Syrup waffle demonstration, take a scenic cruise along Marken Lake, view a clog-making demonstration, and visit an operational windmill and traditional marker house.

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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
  • 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 in a Luxurious bus with free WiFi
    • Tour guide
    • GPS Audio guide in 16 languages
    • Visit to the Zaanse Schans, Volendam and Marken
    • Cheese demonstration
    • Syrup waffle demonstration (if Full tour is selected at checkout)
    • Scenic Boat Trip on the Marken Lake (if Full tour is selected at checkout)
    • Clog making demonstration with an operating steam engine (if Full tour is selected at checkout)
    • Visit an operational windmill (if Full tour is selected at checkout)
    • Visit a traditional marker house (if Full tour is selected at checkout)
    What's not included
    • Syrup waffle demonstration (if Classic tour is selected at checkout)
    • Scenic Boat Trip on the Marken Lake (if Classic tour is selected at checkout)
    • Clog making demonstration with operating steam engine (if Classic tour is selected at checkout)
    • Visit an operational windmill (if Classic tour is selected at checkout)
    • Visit a traditional marker house (if Classic tour is selected at checkout)
    Where

    Amsterdam Centraal, De Ruijterkade 34a, 1012 AB Amsterdam, Netherlands

    Meeting point:

    Check-in at least 15 minutes prior to the beginning of the tour at the tour operator's office in the Central Station’s IJ hall (on the far eastern side).

    What to remember
    • At checkout choose to take either the Classic tour or upgrade your experience to the Full tour:
    • The Full tour: features the same inclusions as the Classic tour, as well as Syrup waffle demonstration, Scenic Boat Trip on the Marken Lake, Clog making demonstration with operating steam engine, Visit an operational windmill, Visit a traditional marker house
    • Tours in English are available daily
    • Tours in Spanish are available Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
    • Audio guide is available in Dutch, English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Catalan, Arabic, Chinese, Russian, Polish, Hindi, Hebrew, Japanese, Turkish
    • Infants (age 0-3) can join the tour for free
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    When
    • See calendar for exact available dates and times
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    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.
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