New in 2019

From a central meeting point in Amsterdam, a short bus ride will take you to the windmill village ‘Zaanse Schans’. Here you will experience all that is typical Dutch in just a few hours.

See the historic working windmills on a tour from Amsterdam at your own leisure! Learn more about the cheese making, watch traditional craftsmen making the famous clogs and other artifacts and view the wooden green painted houses and shops! This will be the perfect opportunity to explore the history of the Dutch town Zaanse Schans.

The windmill village Zaanse Schans is known to be an open-air museum that houses a collection of working windmills, wooden houses, barns, and shops that date back to the 18th and 19th centuries. The region is filled with 600 active windmills and factories. 

Please note: This shuttle service does NOT include a live guide. We only provide the service to the windmill village and back. Keep in mind that we can ONLY GUARANTEE a spot if you visit the Zaanse Schans for less than 3 hours

We advise you to make a reservation otherwise availability cannot be guaranteed.
To make a reservation: click here and use the discount code you will receive in your confirmation mail when you purchase an Amsterdam Pass. You will need to enter your Amsterdam Pass number, however, your pass won’t be activated by making a reservation.

Highlights

  • Instant confirmation
  • Pickup and drop off service from a centrally located meeting point
  • Perfect for all ages and skill level
  • See the historic windmills of Zaanse Schans
  • Learn how Dutch cheese is being made in a farm
  • Watch traditional craftsmen at work, making clogs and other artifacts

How to get there

This is Holland, Overhoeksplein 51, opposite central station. How to get here: A free shuttle ferry to Buiksloterweg runs 24/7 from Amsterdam Central Station to the north shore of the river IJ.

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(July, August and September) Departing from: Overhoeksplein 51, Amsterdam
Monday 09:00 - 10:00 - 11:00 - 12:00 - 13:00 - 14:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 10:00 - 11:00 - 12:00 - 13:00 - 14:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 10:00 - 11:00 - 12:00 - 13:00 - 14:00
Thursday 09:00 - 10:00 - 11:00 - 12:00 - 13:00 - 14:00
Friday 09:00 - 10:00 - 11:00 - 12:00 - 13:00 - 14:00
Saturday 09:00 - 10:00 - 11:00 - 12:00 - 13:00 - 14:00
Sunday 09:00 - 10:00 - 11:00 - 12:00 - 13:00 - 14:00
(July, August and September) Departing from: Zaanse Schans
Monday 12:30 - 13:30 - 14:30 - 15:30 - 16:30 - 17:30
Tuesday 12:30 - 13:30 - 14:30 - 15:30 - 16:30 - 17:30
Wednesday 12:30 - 13:30 - 14:30 - 15:30 - 16:30 - 17:30
Thursday 12:30 - 13:30 - 14:30 - 15:30 - 16:30 - 17:30
Friday 12:30 - 13:30 - 14:30 - 15:30 - 16:30 - 17:30
Saturday 12:30 - 13:30 - 14:30 - 15:30 - 16:30 - 17:30
Sunday 12:30 - 13:30 - 14:30 - 15:30 - 16:30 - 17:30

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Address:

This is Holland, Overhoeksplein 51, opposite central station.

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