Spend your day exploring the beautiful sights the Netherlands has to offer, once you leave the busy city of Amsterdam.Take in the idyllic agricultural landscape: meadows, cows, ditches, windmills. dikes, and lots of picturesque villages.This tour will take you to discover the magnificent Dutch polder landscape north of Amsterdam: the Amsterdam Lake District. Where it's quiet and there are no overcrowded sights. Stops include picturesque villages, lakes, dikes, dams and wide-open landscapes. And then there is the famous city of Hindeloopen, a traditional cheese farm and a UNESCO treasure; the Ir. D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station.Our local guides will gladly tell you everything there is to know, while you enjoy the beauty and tranquility of the countryside and discover the Netherlands.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Vlietermonument, Den Oever, North Holland ProvinceWalk across the dike, climb the monument, look out over the Waddensea and IJssellake and admire this particularly important dike. Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Het Friese Museumdorp, Allingawier, Friesland ProvinceThis beautiful open air museum village in a true hidden treasure. Meet the villagers while our local guide shows you around and tells you all about the secrets this village keeps. Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Museum Hindeloopen, Hindeloopen, Friesland ProvinceThis wonderfull little city with only 900 inhabitants is a real must-see when visiting the Amsterdam Lake District. Our local guide will show you around and takes you to the wonderful shop of Roosje, traditional painting. Furthermore you have some free time to wander around the alleys of this city and to enjouy your lunch at one of the restaurants.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: De Nylander, Workum, Friesland ProvinceAt this traditional cheese farm you will find out all about cows, milk and delicious Dutch cheeses. Ofcourse you will get to try some cheeses and in the authentic local shop you can buy cheeses and other local products.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Ir. D.F. Woudagemaal, Lemmer, Friesland ProvinceThe Ir. D.F. Woudagemaal is a one of a kind steam pumping station. It's a true UNESCO World Monument. One of the operators will give you an exclusive tour through the heart of this beautiful building. Duration: 1 hour