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Amsterdam Countryside and Windmills Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Tour with Attraction Ticket

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    • Adult (12+)
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Key Highlights

  • Explore the Dutch countryside and Holland’s picturesque attractions
  • Witness the historic windmills of Zaanse Schans and the quaint fishing village of Volendam
  • Taste and experience traditional Dutch cheese-making with the Henri Willig Cheese Farm tour
  • Discover the beautiful villages of Edam and Monnickendam
  • Hop-on and hop-off as often as you please over 1 day and tour at your own pace
  • Enjoy one quintessential Amsterdam experience - a Canal Cruise or a ticket to THIS IS HOLLAND
  • Upgrade to a Plus ticket to enjoy 2 attractions or experiences for free - from 1-hour Canal Cruise, Edam Museum and more
  • Overview

    Discover the breathtaking Dutch countryside with this equally delightful bus tour from Hop-on, Hop-off Holland. Covering the villages of Zaanse Schans - known for their windmills, Edam - famous for its cheese, Volendam - known for being a quaint fishing town, as well as Monnickendam, your bus ticket is valid for 1 day. Not to mention, the tickets also include a Free visit to the delightful Henri Willig Cheese Farm and self-guided walking tours at all the stops. You can also combine your tickets to include a Canal Cruise, ticket to THIS IS HOLLAND or a choice of 2 attractions.

    The Dutch countryside is often claimed to be one of the prettiest in the world, strewn around with vibrantly-coloured flower fields, quaint villages, verdant scenery and some of the warmest people. This hop-on, hop-off bus tour is the perfect way to explore this mesmerising region, hopping on and off as you wish while listening to multilingual audio commentary on board. Only thing to remember - the buses run in a single direction, for example, if you hop off at Henri Willig Cheese Farm, it will not be possible to go back to Voldendam.

    And then of course, you can just hop off the bus and taste some of the country’s best cheese at Henri Willig Cheese Farm. Dive into the heart of Dutch traditions, reknowned for their cheese, at this incredible farm which was established over 40 years ago. Take advantage of our guided tour to not just taste but also partake in the cheese-making process.

    What’s more, you can also upgrade your tickets for some truly great savings, besides the opportunity to soak up some quintessential experiences.
    You can choose from the following combinations: 

    • Amsterdam Countryside Hop-on, Hop-off Bus with Free Henri Willig Cheese Farm Visit + THIS IS HOLLAND
    • Amsterdam Countryside Hop-on, Hop-off Bus with Free Henri Willig Cheese Farm Visit + 1-Hour Canal Cruise
    • Plus Ticket: Amsterdam Countryside Hop-on, Hop-off Bus with Free Henri Willig Cheese Farm Visit + Any 2 attractions/experiences

    The tour covers the following places:

    • Amsterdam
    • Zaanse Schans
    • Edam
    • Volendam
    • Henri Willig Cheese Farm
    • Monnickendam

    Canal Cruise, Amsterdam (1 Hour): Enjoy a tour along Amsterdam’s amazing canals. Admire the stunning city of Amsterdam. See the unique UNESCO World Heritage canal district. Your cruise will take you along elegant merchant’s houses that are decorated with majestic sights.

    THIS IS HOLLAND (2 Shows): Start your tour at any desired time at THIS IS HOLLAND, the ultimate flight experience in Amsterdam! While flying over the beautiful landscapes, you will get an idea of how Holland was created and how the Dutch succeeded in reclaiming land from the sea creating the extraordinary country below sea-level. Learn about the ingenuity behind these structures through this unique flight experience.

    Choice of Attractions/Experiences for Plus tickets

    • Amsterdam Canal Cruise (1 Hour): Enjoy a tour along Amsterdam’s amazing canals, exploring the unique UNESCO World Heritage District. 
    • Experience Volendam Tour: Discover the past of Volendam through a guided and Virtual Reality tour
    • Digital Photo Experience: Get yourself the perfect souvenir to bring home - a picture of yourself in a traditional Dutch attire in Volendam!
    • Edam Museum: Discover the town’s cheesy history at this museum housed in the oldest building in Edam.

    About The Supplier: Tickets Holland is a great partner when it comes to experiencing attractions and tours in The Netherlands. 

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary

    Activity Schedule

    When does it run?

    March 19 to September 28: Daily

    Duration

    Hop-on, Hop-off Bus: Ticket valid for 1 day

    Canal Cruise:  1 hour

    Attractions: You can stay as long as you’d like!

    Start time

    Hop-on, Hop Bus: 9am - 2:30pm, every 45 minutes

    Canal Cruise: 9am - 6pm, every 20 minutes // 6pm - 9pm, every 30 minutes

    River Zaan Cruise: 10am - 5pm, every 30 minutes

    Cheese Farm & Attractions: Please collect the details and latest schedules while redeeming your voucher

    Meeting Point

    Redeem your vouchers and collect all your tickets HERE:
    THIS IS HOLLAND

    Overhoeksplein 51, Amsterdam
    Open: 9am - 2:30pm // Daily

    You can board your hop-on, hop-off bus from here

    Canal Cruise: Make your way to Stromma | Gray Line: Prins Hendrikkade 37a , Amsterdam (in front of Central Station)

    Ending Point

    You can hop off at any of the stops

  • Inclusions & Exclusions

    Inclusions

    • 1-day Hop-on, Hop-off bus ticket
    • Free guided tour at Henri Willig Cheese Farm
    • Audio tour through app on the bus
    • Self-guided walking tours available at all stops
    • Guide book including maps
    • 1 hour Canal Cruise (if option selected)
    • Entry to THIS IS HOLLAND with 2 Shows (if option selected)
    • Any 2 of experience of your choice - with Plus tickets (choose from 1-hour Canal Cruise, Edam Museum & more)
  • Please note

    Voucher Information: Sorry, but we will need you to print a paper version of your booking voucher (we’re working on changing this). At this time no refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher. 

    Don’t forget that the buses drive in one direction only!  
    For example: when you hop off at Henri Willig Cheese Farm, it is not possible to go back to Volendam. 
    Accordingly, when you return to THIS IS HOLLAND, the validity of your ticket will end and you won’t be able to re-use it. 

    Redeem your vouchers from THIS IS HOLLAND (Open between 9am and 2:30pm, daily) and collect your bus ticket as well as details for the Henri Willig Cheese Farm Tour. If you have purchased a Plus ticket, you can also collect the details and tickets of your chosen extras here.  

    If you are coming by boat to board the bus:


    You can take the free ferry which goes to Buiksloterweg from Amsterdam Central Station. The ride to Overhoeksplein is only 3 minutes, from where it is a 2-minute walk to THIS IS HOLLAND.

    THIS IS HOLLAND - things to remember

    • Large backpacks and bags should be stored in the provided lockers.

    • Pets are not permitted (only assistance dogs).

    • Guests who use wheelchairs may enter the Flight Experience only if they are able to transfer from their wheelchair to the ride seat by themselves or with the assistance of a companion.

    Don’t forget that the Edam Museum is open only on weekends. The Museum is not wheelchair accessible.

    Experience Voldendam is closed on the Fair Weekend (September 7-9), Christmas & Boxing Days (December 25-26) and New Year’s Day (January 1).

  • Customer Reviews
    • ...

      Yang Stonner, France
    • Excellent tour

      Went with my husband both in our 60's but fairly able bodies found the trip very good. Loved seeing the other side of Holland eg the countryside Cheese tasting was Brilliant so...

      Judi Lowe, United Kingdom
    • Amsterdam Countryside Hop-On, Hop-Off

      Amsterdam Countryside Hop-On, Hop-Off was a great idea if you don't have a car. Once you figure out how their app works, you will know exactly at what time the bus will be at...

      Vadim Shub, Canada
    • Bus stops are good, but bus should run more often, it ran almost every hour

      Allan Charpantier, Costa Rica, 07/Aug/2019
    • Nice choice for travelling with kids

      Angreine Kewo, Denmark, 07/Aug/2019
    • Interesting at the stops. Rather boring between (no description of the areas we were driving through).

      Ricky Standly, United States, 17/Jul/2019

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