The banks of the Zaan river, a few kilometers north of Amsterdam, is the set of one of the most photogenic village of windmills in the Netherlands. The famous painter Claude Monet, during his stay in Holland, found here his main source of inspiration! It is your turn to discover this unique place, a postcard setting which represents perfectly the Holland of old times.
The village of windmills has become a protected regional reserve, the perfect location for a splendid bike tour, led by one of hour touristic guide who will share with you the history and traditions of Holland.
Enjoy a relaxing ride alongside the riverbanks, and the unmissable stop to visit one of the Dutch windmills (the entry ticket to the windmill is included in the price of the guided bike tour).
This bike tour is accompanied by a professional guide, and available in the following languages
Duration of the tour: 3:00.
Start every day of the week at 10:30 and 14:00
Departure of the tour
Our tours of the windmills village starts at Koog Bloemwijk, At André’s Farm located at Weeshuisland, next the train station of Koog Bloemwijk.
How to get there from Amsterdam:
– Take the train at the Central Station, platform 7/8. Train depart every half an hour : at X:17 and X:47 minutes.
– Take the train to Uitgeest and get out at Koog Bloemwijk (about 15 minutes of ride, it is the third station after Amsterdam Central station)
– Our guide will welcome you at the station, and equip you with bikes.
As we will leave on time, thank you for coming 15 minutes early.
Prices and conditions
Price of the tour with a guide
Price per person: €35,00 (includes the bike rental and the entry ticket to the windmill) Kids -16 is €20,00
Special prices for scholar and university groups (contact us).
Joining the tour with your own bike is possible (€5,00 discount).