What you'll do
We start at Café Kobalt across of Central Station and and will carpool to Zaandijk with my car. We will walk towards the historic windmill area of Zaanse Schans. - We pass the very first Dutch supermarket from 1887 ( Weekends only) and an Old Dutch Candy Store where they have coffee, waffles and pastries. - We visit Two 17th century windmills. (Entrance fee included). - We walk to the cheese farm and have a small cheese tasting. You will have a chance to buy local cheese. - Next we will go to a wooden shoe workplace to see the history of the wooden shoes ; and we have an opportunity to take pictures where you can wear HUGE wooden shoes :-) - Add ons: - Marken Fishermans Island. 13th Century Island with houses build on poles and a beautiful little harbor (90 minutes extra tour, ask for price) - Amsterdam Castle , 13th Century Castle with gardens and private tour to the rooms inside (2 hours extra tour, ask for price)
Bottle of Water
Tickets to the Windmills
Free travel from Amsterdam Central station to Zaandijk and back
I have been giving private tours to people from 35 countries so far and have expert knowledge about this wonderful historic 17th Century little village of Zaanse Schans, Amsterdam Castle Muiderslot and Marken Fisherman’s Island. I am a very open, enthusiastic guide. I have been hosting people in my apartment for many years as a Superhost.
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Where you'll be
- Zaanse Schans village , historic place with 17 and 18th century houses, windmills. - Historic Windmills : Oil, Paint, Wood, Mustard Spices-windmills - Cheese tasting at the cheese farm - Wooden Shoes workplace to see wooden shoes being made Optional add ons: - Fisherman’s Island Marken. ( ask for price ) 90 minutes extra - Amsterdam Castle Muiderslot ( ask for price ) 120 minutes extra
Keep these in mind
Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.
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Up to 4 guests ages 6 and up can attend.
Ticket for Amsterdam Castle is NOT included. I will provide the tickets for 15 euro per person. If you choose this add-on.
Windmills add Castle or Island
$74 per person
$74 per person