Discover the hero roles of our Zaanse windmills. Without these ‘Dutch heroes’ the Netherlands would not have a Golden Age and VOC at all. Also curious about the true story? Therefore sail with this unique heroic journey and get inspired and amazed by our Zaanse World Heritage. Learn about the secrets of the mills during the 25 minute cruise.
Get to know the Zaanse World Heritage as you embark on an exciting cruise along the windmills of Zaanse Schans! Experience the best way to see the windmills as you sail through the tranquil waters of Zaan while listening to captivating stories of the windmills on board. In a span of 25 minutes, you will uncover the tales of the ‘Dutch Heroes’ and learn the functions of each mill in the production of corn, spices, pain, paint, wood, oil, and more. Have a chance to witness the impressive allure of the world renowned Het Jonge Schaap sawmill along the way. Take your Netherlands adventure to the next level and enjoy an informative windmill cruise on a luxury boat in Zaanse Schans with multilingual audio guides included in the package.