Luxury cheese tasting at the Simonehoeve
Drinks & tastings

Luxury cheese tasting at the Simonehoeve

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German , Portuguese , Dutch
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: from 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Get to know all the ins and outs of Dutch cheesemaking
  • Enjoy a guided tour and learn everything about cheese
  • Taste the real Dutch Gouda and Edam cheese
  • Take a VIP tour through the cheese and clog factory
What to expect

Discover the old-fashioned traditions of Dutch cheese at a real cheese farm. Learn about cheese making while also tasting home-made products.

Hear how the delicious home-made cheese is made and taste 5 different types of cheese served with various types of mustard, fried cheese snacks and 2 drinks (wine, beer or soft drink).

After your tasting experience, you will get a VIP tour through the cheese and clog factory.

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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
  • 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
    • 5 different types of cheese with various types of mustard
    • Fried cheese snacks
    • 2 drinks (wine, beer or soft drink)
    • VIP tour through our cheese and clog factory
    What's not included
    • Additional drinks, cheese and snacks
    Reduced price
    • Children ages (4-12)
    • Infants ages (0-3)
    Where

    Wagenweg 2, 1145 PW Katwoude, Netherlands

    Meeting point:
    Begin your experience at the Simonehoeve traditional cheese farm and clog factory.Traveling from Amsterdam? Take bus 316 from Amsterdam CS (IJzijde) - Tickets can be bought at the station or from the bus driver for €10 (cash is not accepted). You will find Simonehoeve a couple of meters from bus stop for 'Hotel Volendam'.Traveling by car? You will find Simonehoeve next to Hotel Volendam. At the roundabout Amsterdam-Edam-Volendam take the Volendam direction (right) and then immediately turn right again.The Cheesefarm and Clog Factory can be recognized by the mini-windmill.
    What to remember
    • Alcolohlic beverages will only be served to guests18 years or older
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    When
    • Tours are available daily every hour from 8.30am to 2.30pm
    • Please see calendar for exact available times

    De Simonehoeve opening hours:

    • September through March from 8.30am to 5.00pm
    • April through August from 8.30am to 6.00pm
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    Provider
    Simonehoeve
    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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