1. Netherlands
  2. North Holland
  3. Volendam

Volendam: E-Scooter Tour with Lunch and Tastings

Product ID: 174150
Rent an E-scooter and discover the most beautiful cultural and culinary highlights from Volendam, Monnickendam, and Marken within 4.5 hours.
About this activity
Duration: 4.5 hours
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Dutch, English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the countryside of Amsterdam and cruise along the beautiful typical Dutch landscapes
  • Discover the old-harbor villages of Volendam, Monnickendam and Marken
  • Visit a Dutch organic cheese farm and enjoy a cheese tasting
  • Have a nice lunch at a restaurant in Monnickendam
  • Enjoy a boat trip from Marken to Volendam
  • Determine your own track, your own speed and the locations you want to hop off
Full description
Start your tour in the famous old-harbor of Volendam, soak up the fishing village atmosphere and pick up souvenirs. See the famous maze Doolhof with small streets and cute houses, dress up in the Volendam costume and get photographed. 

Move on to Katwoude, known for its cheese farms. Visit the traditional cheese farm and taste the different types of cheese. Head to Monnickendam, known for its smokehouses, 3 churches, and shipyards. See the beautiful houses made of light bronze bricks, the old harbor, and charming terraces. Explore the city center and head to the harbor to check out the boats. Stop at a canalside cafe for a drink and a snack. Visit a nice restaurant in Monnickendam and enjoy a lunch.

Continue to the former island Marken, formerly an isolated island. See its characteristic houses, pleasant ambiance and the beautiful view over the Gouwzee and the Markermeer. Stop at the viskraam (fish stall) and try some haring (raw herring served with chopped onions) or kibbeling (fried fish nuggets). From Marken, take the boat back to Volendam. Cruise along the former Zuiderzee coastline and learn all about this area's fascinating history and culture.
Includes
  • 4.5-hour E-scooter rental
  • Cheese tasting at organic Dutch Cheese farm
  • Lunch at a nice restaurant in Monnickendam
  • Boat trip between Marken and Volendam with Dutch or English audioguide
  • Photostops in Volendam, Katwoude, Monnickendam, and Marken
  • Map of the surroundings to determine your route

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Pick up your scooter at Haven no. 45, underneath the dike of Volendam.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Driver's license
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• When renting an E-scooter a deposit of €50 will be required, which will be returned to you after giving back the E-scooter undamaged
• It is never allowed to rent or drive one of the vehicles when you are intoxicated by alcohol or drugs
• It is not allowed to drive on the highway with these vehicles; you must drive on clearly marked bike paths
• Always be aware of the residents and other road users; do not use your claxon unnecessarily, always drive slowly when passing pedestrians and other bikers and always create enough space for other road users
• The Volendam-Marken Express departs every 30 minutes from Marken to Volendam and it is possible to bring your E-scooter on the ship
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 3 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    4.5 / 5
  • Organization
    4 / 5
  • Value for money
    4 / 5
  • Safety
    4 / 5
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Volendam Rent & Event B.V.

Product ID: 174150