Zaanse Schans Day Trip from Amsterdam with Lunch

Day Trips & Excursions in Amsterdam

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Starting at 10am in central Amsterdam, you will go to Zaanse Schans for a guided tour led by a local guide. The tour will include the visits to traditional crafts like a clog and cheese making and a visit to an operational industrial wind mill (entrance fee included). After your tour at Zaanse Schans, you will taste a traditional Dutch pancake (pancake and a drink of your choice included) at a local restaurant. After approximately 4 hours your driver will take you back to Amsterdam city center.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Zaanse Schans, Zaandam, North Holland ProvinceA local guide will show you around, tell you the history of the area and will point out typical things for this area as well as explaing how windmills work.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Kooijman Klompenmakerij, Zaandam, North Holland ProvinceVisit the wooden show workshop for a demonstration of clog making and lots of good photo opportunities.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Catharina Hoeve Cheese Farm, Zaandam, North Holland ProvinceGoinside the cheese farm to receive an explanation of cheese making and have the opportunity to taste different cheeses!Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Molen De Kat, Zaandam, North Holland ProvinceSee and visit a working paint mill.Duration: 15 minutes

What’s included

  • Lunch
  • Driver/guide
  • Round-trip shared transfer
  • Entry/Admission - Molen De Kat

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off


  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • All entrance fees included
  • Lunch included
  • Small-group tour
  • Led by a local guide