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Tour to Dutch Countryside with Amsterdam Canal Cruise

07 Hours30 Minutes


Discover the real Netherlands in this amazing tour through Zaanse Schans, Edam, Volendam, and Marken – the jewels of the Dutch countryside. Passy by typical Dutch windmills to explore the fishermen district. Also, enjoy a boat ride and cheese farm visit.

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    Our bus will pick you up near Central Station in Amsterdam. The visit starts in Zaanse Schans, where you will be able to take pictures of typical Dutch windmills that are still in use today. 

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    Afterward, we will drive to the Waterland area, passing through the beautiful villages from this part of the country: Edam, Volendam, and Marken. In Edam, we will walk through historic sites like the square where the famous Cheese Market used to take place. 

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    Then, near Volendam, we will visit a local cheese producer, where the cheese master will explain how they produce Gouda and Edam cheeses. 

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    In the clog factory, you will discover the secrets of this typical Dutch shoe. 

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    Then, travel back in time to the 17th century as we walk by cozy fishermen houses in Marken, the fishing harbor, and the protestant church. 

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    At the end of the tour, our guides will give you the requested information to enjoy an hour boat trip on the canals of Amsterdam. You can do the cruise at the end of the tour or when you want in your stay in the city.

What's Included

Visit with English or Spanish-speaking guide

1h canal cruise with audioguide in 17 languages


Entrance to the cheese farm

Cheese tasting

Entrance to the clog workshop

What's Excluded

Any food or beverage not specified in “included”.

Hotel Pick up

What to bring

Confortable shoes and clothes

Know before you go

Duration: 6,5h + 1h canal cruise in Amsterdam

Countryside tour: Meet your tour guide at 8:00 am, the bus leaves at 08:15 am.

Price: 35€ per person + 16€ 1h canal cruise | under 8 years old for free

Special Offer: 42€

special offer for groups contact us by email

Language: English or Spanish

Traveling with luggage? You may keep your luggage on the bus during this tour. Our buses are private and will keep your belongings while you enjoy the visit.

Bus not adapted for wheelchair access

The timetable for cruises:

Summer season (March 23 – October 30):
Daily every ± 15 min. from 09.00 – 22.00 h.
Winter season (October 31 – March 22):
Daily every ± 30 min. from 09.30 – 21.00 h

Note that on special occasions, or for reasons not related to Amsterdam Guias & Tours, the tour may vary slightly. The tour guide may adapt the experience to deliver the best experience for the group overall.

Meeting Point

Prins Hendrikkade 59, Amsterdam, Netherlands


English, Spanish

Activity Level


Cancellation Policy
  • No refund of initial 20% deposit in case of any cancellation
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EUR 51 / Person
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