Daytrips and holidays in the Netherlands

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Cycling route Volendam

32.9 km

This route takes you from Volendam through the low-lying peat meadow area of Waterland and its picturesque villages. You will pass Edam and Purmerend and via Monnickendam you have a beautiful view of the Gouwzee and the Markermeer. You start the route at De Dijk in Volendam, the village that is internationally renowned. The regional dress often represents the national costume. When you take a break on the terrace, you are bound to see someone in traditional clothing. You cycle through the low-lying peat meadow area of Waterland, and in Edam you cycle past merchant houses from a bygone era. Here you can still see on the terrace of "De Fortuna" the boats passing by one of the oldest bridges, manually operated by the harbor master. On the dike you can visit the Cheese factory where a demonstration of cheese making and where you can taste cheese, and let's be honest, do you know how cheese is made? Tip: Want to see more of the area? book a room at Hotel Volendam

You can cycle this route with the brouchure Freebee Map with cycling routes, or scan the QR code and cycle it digitally on your phone. (also in own language)