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Zaanse Schans : The Windmill Village Boat Tour from Amsterdam
Your excursion begins with a 2-hour cruise on the river Zaan- you'll pass along one of the world's oldest industrial areas as you do.
Look out for the world's largest cocoa and petrol port: the Port of Amsterdam, as you're headed towards the Windmill Village.
From where you stand, you'll have grand panoramic views of striking Holland. The deck of the ship guarantees great sightseeing and photo opportunities.
Dock at the famous Zaanse Schans- a must-visit for all first-timers in the city. Discover the Windmill Village in all its glory at your own pace (for 2 hours).
Breathe in the smell of fresh cookies at the bakery museum, learn all about clogs at the clog warehouse, sample cheese at the cheese factory, and gaze out at the massive windmills of this village.
After exploring Zaanse Schans for 2 hours, your boat will be waiting to sail you back to Amsterdam.
Dutch, English, German, French, Spanish & Italian
Children aged 3-13 enjoy reduced ticket pricing (carry a valid photo ID).
You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.
Keukenhof and Zaanse Schans Tour with Optional Amsterdam Canal Cruise
The beauty of this ticket is 3-fold: colorful tulips at Keukenhof, windmills, wooden clogs, and Dutch cheese at Zaanse Schans.
Begin your tour in Amsterdam, where a comfortable bus takes you from Amsterdam to the first stop, Keukenhof Gardens. See beautiful bulb flower carpets in every color imaginable at Holland’s largest flower garden.
Watch the many gardens decked up in this year's theme: Flower Classics, and appreciate the role flowers play in our day-to-day lives.
For the next leg of your tour, an expert tour guide will accompany you. Reboard the bus and get whisked away to Zaanse Schans, the windmill village.
An orientation tour of Zaanse Schans shows you an array of still-functioning windmills, 18-19th century barns, wooden houses, and more.
Continue your tour though a clog museum, where traditional craftsmen at work show you how clogs are made. Waltz in and out of a cheese farm, where you will learn how to make and sample some delicious Dutch cheese!
You can choose to end your tour with a relaxing Amsterdam canal cruise by selecting the ticket option available for the same.
Guided tour of Keukenhof & Zaanse Schans
Expert tour guide
Live commentary on board
Transport by air-conditioned coach
Amsterdam Canal Cruise (optional)
This ticket has the following options you can choose from:
Tour Plus Amsterdam Canal Cruise
Tip: Don't miss the pavilions in the Keukenhof gardens featuring different types of flowers, information about flower growing, and about the history of tulips.
Tulips and other bulb flowers are natural products, and their course of nature depends mainly on the weather. Therefore we cannot guarantee the number of flower fields you can visit during your tour.
The return location of this tour is This Is Holland, opposite Central Station, Amsterdam (there is no drop-off at the Heineken Experience).