About the Activity

Zaanse Schans is the perfect place to discover all that is quintessentially Dutch!  Try the Amsterdam Zaanse Schans tour into the gorgeous countryside that surrounds Amsterdam!

The Amsterdam Zaanse Schans tour is the perfect way to explore Dutch culture and history.  Join our tour of this classically Dutch region of Amsterdam’s surroundings!

The Amsterdam Zaanse Schans Tour takes you to Zaanse Schans, a spectacular open air museum dedicated to Dutch culture and history.

 A quick 20 minute bus trip will take you to this quaint little windmill village where you can see all that is Dutch!

The village of Zaans Schans is an amazing open air museum, featuring authentic Dutch working windmills, houses, barns and shops.  Many of these are more than 200 years old – the buildings were moved to the village to create a breath taking reconstruction of the Zaanse region during the Dutch golden age.

Amsterdam Zaanse Schans Tour

During the course of your visit you will have the chance to observe working windmills, taste real Dutch cheeses and watch a demonstration of clog making!  All entrance fees are included in the ticket price, and the pickup point for this tour is conveniently located in the city center.  This is a fantastic way to learn more about Dutch history and culture, all in the beautiful setting of an authentic Dutch windmill village!

Here at FunAmsterdam we know that the amazing range of activities and event that Amsterdam has to offer means that there is something for everyone!  Check out our huge range of Amsterdam activities to find something perfect for you, that will make your stay in Amsterdam unforgettable!

  • We recommend booking this activity 24 hours in advance.
  • Please bring all relevant documentation with you to your activity, including your voucher.
  • Please note you must check in for this activity at the meeting point 30 minutes before your bus leaves.


Zaanse Schans Tour
Bus Transportion
Working Windmills
Demonstration of clog making
Professional guide

Duration: 3 hours
Starting time: Daily at 12:00
Starting location: A’dam Tower

Languages: Live guide in English, Spanish or German


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