Edam activities, tickets and more

Cultural & Theme Tours

Zaanse Schans Windmills and Cheese Tasting from Amsterdam

Historic windmills, charming fishing villages, picturesque canals, a delectable lunch and cheese tastings – this day trip from Amsterdam shows you the best of traditional Dutch culture and scenery in one day. Venturing through Holland’s countryside, visit Volendam, Marken, Edam and Zaanse Schans for guided walking tours and free time. Witness the art of wooden shoe-making in Marken, take a boat ride to Volendam for a typical Dutch lunch, enjoy a cheese tasting in Volendam, and admire the famous windmills of Zaanse Schans.
8 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Zaanse Schans, Edam, Volendam Countryside Tour from Amsterdam

Get to grips with Dutch culture on a half-day morning tour to the countryside from Amsterdam. In the company of a live guide, visit the quaint villages of Zaanse Schans, Edam and Volendam in North Holland and immerse yourself in the world of dykes, windmills, cheese and clogs. See operating windmills and observe clog-making demonstrations at an open-air museum on the Zaan River; take guided tours around the picturesque old towns of Edam and Volendam, and learn about cheese production at a cheese farm or weighing house.
5.5 hours
Private & Custom Tours

Zaanse Schans Windmills, Volendam, and Edam Private Tour

Enjoy a private day trip from Amsterdam and witness the beauty of the Zaanse Schans windmills, the charming little fishing village of Volendam and the captivating town of Edam. Explore Dutch traditions and enjoy the beautiful landscapes of the countryside.
5 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Dutch Countryside Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour from Amsterdam

This hop-on hop-off tour through Holland's picturesque countryside is the perfect way to explore outside the city and experience the rich culture! Depart from a central Amsterdam location on a bus destined for the beautiful countryside. The tour includes eight stops, which all promise a unique insight into Dutch history and tradition. There are buses every 45 minutes from each stop, which provides the perfect amount of freedom to enjoy your favorite area at your own leisure! Also included is an audio walking tour for each stop.
4 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Amsterdam to Marken, Volendam, Edam Private Full-Day Bike Tour

Escape the crowds in the city and explore the countryside North of Amsterdam in on a private 8-hour bike tour from Amsterdam. Cycle through picturesque villages, such as Durgerdam, as you are making your way to the famous countryside of Marken, Volendam and Edam. During this full-day tour packed with interesting details and picturesque sights, you will visit a local cheese farm to try some real Dutch cheese. Your guide will also take you to a wooden shoe maker to demonstrate how clogs are being made before cycling back to the city in the late afternoon.
8 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Edam, Volendam, and Windmill Village Tour from Amsterdam

Daily Bus Tour To Volendam, Edam and the Windmill Village. From the churning windmills in the Zaanse Schans to the cheese weighing house in Edam, this tour highlights everything typical Dutch. Including 100 Highlights Cruise, voucher is provided at the end of the tour. It is not necessary to go on this cruise on the same day as the Excursion.
5.5 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Dutch Countryside and A'DAM Lookout Tour from Amsterdam

From the churning windmills in the Zaanse Schans to the cheese weighing house in Edam, this tour highlights everything typical Dutch. See the beautiful landscapes of North Holland and explore the traditional fisherman village of Volendam on a 5 1/2 -hour guided tour from Amsterdam. Learn about clog making in the wooden shoe shop and try some tasteful Edam cheese. Back in Amsterdam enjoy a spectacular 360˚ view of Amsterdam from A’DAM Lookout.
5.5 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Dress up in Traditional Volendam Costume including free guided tour

Become Holland's Next Top Model by dressing up in traditional Dutch clothing! Enjoy a guided tour at the Simonehoeve and taste some of the best cheeses, biscuits and wine that Holland has to offer. You can make the activity last at long as you like. On average, the duration of this activity is about 1,5 hours. Highlights - Get your picture taken in traditional Volendam clothing- Enjoy a guided tour in which we explain everything about cheese- and wooden shoe making- Taste the real Dutch Gouda and Edam cheese, the stroopwafel and speculaas biscuits and some delicious local wine- Bring home a perfect holiday souvenir: One high quality (group)photo per person (size: 15x23 cm)
2 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Historical fisherman villages

The tour starts at your hotel. We go to Zaandijk where you can walk through Zaanse Schans, an open air museum.  We continue with a visit to Edam. Walk through the lovely old center with the famous cheese market and enjoy a lunch or a snack. After lunchtime we go to Volendam, an old fishermans village on the top of the IJsselmeer-dike. Feel yourself a tourist among thousands of tourists. Eat a herring or a smoked eel and take the boat to the island Marken. Later we meet at Marken and bring you back to your hotel.
8 hours
Kid Friendly


Tours with a 8 passenger van. A combination of driving and walking. Tours are fully customizable and you will decide the tempo. Off the beaten tracks. Small groups and a lot of personal attention. Grand Holland private Water control, fishermen villages, polder landscapes, dikes, wind mills, cheese and tulips. This is no 'drive-by' tour. Seven hours of touring. (Price per group max 8)
7 hours