Volendam, Marken and Windmills Audio Guided Tour

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Highlights / General details

This excursion takes us to the countryside north of Amsterdam, to the edge of the river Zaan, where we visit windmill village ‘de Zaanse Schans’, with its characteristic green wooden houses. On the turn of the 18th century this district was an industrial area with approximately 700 windmills in use. In this day and age there are only five left. Through typical Dutch scenery we continue to Volendam for a city walk and the traditional fisherman’s village of Marken, situated on the shores of the former Zuiderzee. This tour includes a visit to a working windmill, boatride between Marken and Volendam, a demonstration in a cheese factory and visit to a traditional clogmaker.

The tour is live guided, but supported by an GPS audio system in 16 languages.

Inclusion

Deluxe coach; Guide; Entrance to the cheese farm; Boat trip Volendam to Marken, Languages: GPS guided tour available in 16 languages.

Exclusion

Food and beverages; Gratuity.

Hours of operation

Available daily; Departs at 9:15am and 12:30pm (November - March 20), 8:45am and 2:45pm (March 21 - October) - Check-in at least 30 minutes prior to departure.

Duration

Tour is approximately 5.5 hours.

Location

Departs from Damrak 26, 300 meters from the Amsterdam Central Station.

Clients can also come to Paulus Potterstraat 8 (Keytours office) and make use of a free transfer to the Damrak. Clients have to be at the Paulus Potterstraat at least 30 minutes prior to departure.

For clients that stay in the city centre it is easy to reach. From the other hotels and from the Keytours office your clients have a free pick-up service.

Participant restrictions

Children under the age of 3 are free of charge.

Policies

Complete information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, will be included on your Confirmation Voucher.

Please be at the Lindbergh office at least 30 minutes prior to departure. Seats will be guaranteed until this time.

**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**

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