During this private tour we will drive to different traditional Dutch villages, like the fishing village of Marken but also to some less touristy gems as Broek in Waterland, the cheese town of Edam and the Beemster polder (a World Heritage site recognized by UNESCO due to the perfect design and water management improvement it had in the past). We will enter an incredible four hundred year old working windmill, learn about the ingenious techniques of it, see the famous cows grazing in the flat meadows, taste cheeses and enjoy much more along the Dutch countryside!
With this private tour you will go to the largest tulip fields in the world! You will learn how the tulips grow and get to know all the insights of the business behind it while spending the morning around the colorful fields.
You will have the best photo opportunities; take photos of the flowers by standing in the middle of them, see windmills and enjoy the best of the Dutch cultural landscape. You will end your day visiting a working windmill in Schermerhorn, before going back to Amsterdam by ancient reclaimed lands, so called polders.
You will start this unforgettable day with a visit to the world famous Keukenhof gardens, where you will walk and enjoy the most diverse flower exhibition.
After this enjoyable morning you will get a glimpse of the life in the old days in the tranquil town of Edam. This charming village exists since the XIIth century and is sorted with fairytale-like little houses, canals and bridges and you will have lunch enjoying the view of these.
You will conclude this beautiful day with a visit to Marken, a famous fishermen town on a former island. This will give you an idea of the importance of the fishing culture in Dutch heritage, while you enjoy a beautiful walk over the waterfront, flanked by the green and white characteristic wooden houses.
This is the ultimate Dutch experience! During this tour you will enjoy most of the Dutch landscape! You will cycle between the most colorful flower fields you can imagine. You will pass pristine towns like Alkmaar and the art village Bergen, cycle through stunning dunes, pass ancient windmills and dairy and flower farms. You will spend a day of leisure cycling, jumping on and off the bike wherever you want and you will have the best photo opportunities in and between the wonderful tulip fields.
This tour requires an average fitness of our guests and you should know how to cycle for some hours.
For those who refuse to go back home without seeing flowers in Holland, even if it's not the right season, we have a year round colorful suggestion.
You will visit the flower auction in Aalsmeer, where brokers deal with more than 21 million cut flowers and two million potted plants each day.
Then you will go to Edam. This charming village exists since the XIIth century and is sorted with fairytale-like little houses, canals and bridges and you will have lunch enjoying the view over them.
You will top your day when you visit a working windmill in Schermerhorn, before going back to Amsterdam by ancient polders.
This little eight hundred years old town in the North East of The Netherlands is filled with beautiful canals and fairytale-like wooden bridges, which make it charming and worth a day trip.
It’s really enjoyable to walk (or cycle!) in this idyllic -car free- town. But it’s even more fun to go in a boat through the canals, overlooking pristine gardens and picturesque thatched roof cottages. Giethoorn makes an excellent outing from Amsterdam. We normally combine it with a visit to fishing village Urk.
If you want to visit Bruges but don't have time enough to overnight there, we organize a perfect day trip to this Belgium gem for you!
Bruges is a beautiful town with picturesque cobbled lanes and dreamy canals. This Middle Ages town has exceptionally photogenic market squares lined with soaring towers, historic churches and old almshouses. Your private local guide will show you the ins and outs of Bruges and make sure that you experience Bruges at its best.
This picturesque city is well-known for its ties with the Dutch Royal family and the famous painter Vermeer. Delft is also world renowned for its Delft Blue earthenware, technical university, churches and its lovely canals.
Your private guide will take you to the Koninklijke Porceleyne Fles, where the famous Delft pottery is produced. You can see how they make the stunning Delft Blue and how they paint it. You also see an abundant exhibition with different pieces, collections and limited editions.
You will get to know a great deal about the rich history of this city and it's ancient and monumental buildings while you enjoy a relaxed walk in its fairytale-like streets.
This is an exceptional day tour to one of the most stunning locations in The Netherlands. This day trip will start with a pickup in Amsterdam and a ferry to Texel. It will combine sightseeing in mainland, boat rides, cycling or walking through picturesque towns, seal watching, beaches and more!
Over the last few years Toms Travel Tours offered day trips and multiple days trips to the Dutch Wadden islands. There is something for everybody; We can go walking or cycling across the beautiful islands, go on boat trips to see seals laying on sandbanks, climb lighthouses and visit tiny picturesque villages. We even can go Dutch island hopping and explore several islands in the most adventurous multiple days tour in The Netherlands.