QUICK ENQUIRY
Thank you! Your submission has been received!
Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.

Hey, your browser is out of date!

We have noticed you're currently using an old insecure version of
Internet Explorer.

To provide you with the best user experience possible, you will need to update your browser to continue using this website.
Contact UsTravel Agent PortalRequest a Brochure
0800 988 3369
Travel to...
Volendam
The beautiful seaside village of Volendam is popular for its bustling harbour, unique 17th-century buildings & locals dressed in traditional clothing.
  • Flight time from London: 1 hour 10 min
  • Amsterdam Airport Schiphol: 40km from the city centre; transfer time about 46 min
  • Currency: Euro

The beautiful and traditional seaside village of Volendam is not only popular for its bustling harbour but for its unique 17th-century buildings and houses, as well as the locals dressed in traditional Dutch clothing. Anybody who wants to experience the beauty of 'Old Holland' should visit Volendam. Due to its position the shores of the Ijsselmeer, thousands of people also visit this area for water sports.

Just 20km north of the capital, Volendam is often combined with Amsterdam city breaks, as well as trips to nearby Edam, the 'pearl of the Zuiderzee'. Here, you can take a stroll through canals and ancient streets as well as see how the eponymous world-famous cheese is made!

As you would expect from a fishing village, the fish is always fresh and of fantastic quality. Enjoy the scenic harbour views and cosy atmospheres of the many restaurants in the town.

Visit the Volendam Museum, one of the Netherlands' most unconventional museums. Head here for an insight into some of the unique elements of Dutch life from the 1800s and beyond.

Pop into one of the many photo shops in the town to have your photo taken in traditional Dutch clothing.

Rent a bike for the afternoon and cycle along the dike, with views of the Ijsselmeer along with ducks, geese and swans to keep you company.

 
Advanced Filters
Discover more
Did you know?
Unique City
Special Events
Discover seasonal events
Stay at Local
Maritim Hotels
Our preferred European hotel partner
No items found.
JOIN NOW
Book Your
Excursions
By clicking an excursion below, you will be taken to the website of our booking partner Viator. Viator is a TripAdvisor company and reservations made using this link will be made directly with Viator. Full terms and conditions apply.
Inspiration & Advice
Our Blogs
Find plenty of tips, advice and news stories in our weekly blog posts.

Contact

Contact usTravel agent centreRequest a brochure
0800 988 3369

© Fred. Olsen Travel.
Registered in England and Wales No. 02287241. Olympus House, 2 Olympus Close, Ipswich, IP1 5LN

Bonded by the Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA) and by the Civil Aviation Authority's Air Travel Organisers Licensing (ATOL) scheme, you can look forward to your next adventure with the peace of mind that your money is financially protected in the event of unforeseen circumstances.

Reasons to book with us... Financial protection afforded by our ABTA and ATOL industry bonding, giving you complete peace of mind.
Dedicated team of experienced travel advisors waiting to tailor your holiday to your personal requirements.
We can arrange all of your car hire, airport lounges and much more to make your holiday as easy as possible.