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"Amsterdam Half-Day Tour to Zaanse Schans: Windmills
Half day tour to windmill village Zaanse Schans"Meet your guide and driver at a central meeting point just across from Central Station Amsterdam. A comfortable air-conditioned single deck bus will take you to the windmill village Zaanse Schans in just 20 minutes. The windmill village Zaanse Schans is an open air museum that houses a collection of working windmills wooden houses barns and shops dating back to the 18th and 19th Century. All these buildings were brought here from 1961 on bringing back to life this most prosperous period of the Zaan region.In its golden age
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"Private Day Trip to Zaanse Schans Windmills
"Private Day Trip to Zaanse Schans Windmills Volendam and Marken from Amsterdam""If you are in Amsterdam and want to take a break from the fast city life this is your perfect opportunity. Enjoy a 5 hour trip to the country side and suburbs of Amsterdam. During the trip you can see the old wooden houses and the wonderful windmills at the picturesque village of Zaanse Schans that make Netherlands famous around the world. In addition to this we will also visit a cheese making factory where you can see in detail
From EUR390.00
 
Private Half-Day Tour to Zaanse Schans Windmills and Cheese Farm from Amsterdam
"Venture out of Amsterdam for the day and visit the beautiful landscape of the areas outside the city. You’ll be picked up from your hotel in Amsterdam to begin the journey to Zaanse Schans.The stop will be in Zaanse Schans with the characteristic there the group will visit a clog-maker and will see the demonstration of the realization then will taste and discover the cheese factory where cheese is still made in the traditional way. This area used to be an industrial area where many windmills were used for many different purposes. Only a few windmills survived and are restored a paint mill and a spice mill. Besides the windmills the Zaanse Schans is full of traditional green-timbered houses and warehouses.""""Enjoy a private half-day tour from Amsterdam to the magnificent Zaanse Schans windmills
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Klompenmakerij

Klompen is the local word for the typical dutch type of wooden shoes / Clogs and you will be able to walk through a small museum there, you will be shown how the clogs are made within just a few...
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Catharina Hoeve

Catharina Hoeve is the name of one of the cheese-shops in the museum-village of Zaanse Schan. You will be able and welcome to step inside and take a look around, there is a bit of a museum and at...
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Cheese Farm De Catherinahoeve

The first thing that greets you is the shelves of cheese when you enter the farm. You can also see the cheese making equipment behind these shelves. Though I don't take cheese in Paris, I was game...
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Catharina Hoeve

The cheese farm the Catharina Hoeve is where you can see how cheese is made, but also buy some great varieties of cheese. All cheeses they sell you can taste first.So do have a taste and than choose...
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klompenmakerij De Zaanse Schans

If you want to buy wooden shoes for yourself it may be usefull to know what size you need. In wooden shoes you wear thick wool socks, and then you need one cm space behind your heel. This is to...
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Catharina Hoeve

Here they have all kinds of cheeses. In small that is. Of course the ´normal´ Gouda cheese in a nice small round form. But also cheese with herbs or smoky cheese.. We had a good time tasting it all...
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Mill the Huisman

The mill produces the original Zaanse Mustard which you can buy in a tiny little shop in the mill. Well, actually the shop is so tiny that you'll be outside the mill and just tell them which mustard...
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CHEESE!!...

The Cheesefarm "Catharina Hoeve" is a replica of an original Oost-Zaanland farm. In the cheese farm every day different types of Dutch cheese are made..You can buy also different kind of...
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Clog shop

Not only can you see clogs being made here with the frequent demonstrations but there are thousands of sizes and colours too all displayed along every spare wall and across the ceiling. Clogs
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Hotels Near Zaanse Schans

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Provincialeweg 102, Zaandam, 1506 MD, The Netherlands
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Lagedijk 32-34, Zaandijk, 1544 BG, nl
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Wibautstraat 278, Zaandam, Noord-Holland, 1505, The Netherlands
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Noorderbreek 46, Amsterdam, 1121 KH, The Netherlands
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Orlyplein 1-67, 1043 DR
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Transformatorweg 36, Amsterdam, Noord-Holland 10
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Things to Do Near Zaanse Schans

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Montelbaanstoren

one of the highlights of a Canal Cruise in Amsterdam is a short stop at the Canal Side of the Famous Clock tower of Amsterdam Called Montelbaanstoren, which is located along the bank of the canal...
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Noorderkerk

The Noorderkerk church is constructed between 1620 and 1623. Hendrick de Keyser, the Amsterdam City architect made the design of the building, that was one of the first Dutch Protestant churches as...
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Jordaan District

Build in 1616 on order by local merchant Jan Janszoon Oly, the Sint Andries Hofje was a place were poor elderly Catholic people could live. The houses around the inner court were ready in 1617 and...
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Electric Ladyland

Remember those disco nights when you see all things in bright colors? I mean not those you see after smoking some stuff, but rather those which arises from illumination with black light. You may find...
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Tulip Museum

Also on Prinsengracht, at number 116, on the opposite side of the canal to the Anne Frank House Museum, and next to the Cheese Museum is a small museum called the Tulip...
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Anne Frank House

When we knew for sure that we would be visiting Amsterdam, one of the sites we most anticipated visiting was the "Anne Frank House." Nearly everyone in our immediate family is interested in World War...
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dila

"Zaanse Schans"
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globetrott

"Scenic Windmills & more"
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Mique

"It doesn't get any more dutch than this"
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balhannah

""A MUST SEE NEAR AMSTERDAM""
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tompt

"What a place for a VT meeting !!"
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